EU official backs German migrant fuel tax idea
Germany

EU official backs German migrant fuel tax idea

"We need fresh ideas," says euro commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis.

‘We will not allow them to destroy Europe’: Renzi
Italy

‘We will not allow them to destroy Europe’: Renzi

Italian PM defends Schengen in impassioned speech during symbolic island visit.

Swedish PMs to be called to scrutiny committee
Sweden

Swedish PMs to be called to scrutiny committee

Two recent PMs will be called to defend their open and generous asylum policies.

Ecofood ‘no better for you or planet’: Swedish professor
Sweden

Ecofood ‘no better for you or planet’: Swedish professor

"Business earns so much money selling a dream or a feeling," says Swedish professor.

Germany soothes Polish gas pipeline fears
Germany

Germany soothes Polish gas pipeline fears

"We're a little worried about Polish security, not just in terms of geopolitics but also gas," said Poland's economy minister.

Syrian opposition joins Geneva peace talks
Switzerland

Syrian opposition joins Geneva peace talks

"There is no realistic scenario in which a breakthrough would be reached," says Paris analyst.

Italian mobster nabbed as he visits newborn son
Italy

Italian mobster nabbed as he visits newborn son

One reason not to marry into the mob.

France’s ATR to sell 40 turboprop planes to Iran
France

France’s ATR to sell 40 turboprop planes to Iran

More goodies from President Rouhani's trip.

Masked marchers beat immigrants in Stockholm
Sweden

Masked marchers beat immigrants in Stockholm

A gang of up to a hundred black-clad masked men marched in central Stockholm on Friday evening, singling out and beating up immigrants.

Mass rally against gay civil unions in Rome
Italy

Mass rally against gay civil unions in Rome

Organiser hopes to fill the Circus Maximus, Rome's ancient chariot-racing arena.

France revives call for Israel-Palestine talks
France

France revives call for Israel-Palestine talks

"We must not allow the two-state solution to fall apart," said Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius.

German beer drinking hits 25-year low
Germany

German beer drinking hits 25-year low

Germans are drinking less beer.