Budding Austrian judges and prosecutors will be required to take World War II history lessons, the justice ministry said on Friday, after a controversial ruling sparked outrage among Holocaust survivors.
A 17-year-old refugee from Egypt leapt to his death from a train outside Munich on Friday morning after police found him carrying an Austrian deportation order.
Germany's Angela Merkel has protested the closure of the Balkans refugee route -- but critics accuse her government of hypocrisy, as Berlin also tries to reduce the influx.
The equivalent of eight million packets of cigarettes with a street value of €14 million has been seized in a record-breaking haul.
An activist and her husband helped a Syrian family who were travelling to Sweden, the court heard.
A project to build a road tunnel between northern Italy and France has advanced just 130 meters since work began in November 2013.
Three leading German universities have closed down pray rooms used by Muslims, sparking accusations they are singling Muslims out for unfair treatment.
Spain's acting interior minister said new smuggling routes across the western Mediterranean could open up.
A Danish author and child rights' activist was on Friday convicted of people smuggling for helping a Syrian family get to Sweden.
The first centre aimed at treating young people who have fallen under the spell of extremist Islam is to open in France, but worried locals don’t want it in their backyard.
Sweden's health minister Gabriel Wikström has told The Local why he's more worried about Swedes having less sex than loud sex.
Welcome to the bookshop where a robot takes your order.
Sweden risks being badly hurt by Brexit and needs to prepare for the worst, a Stockholm trade group says.
The integration minister brushed off criticism of her asylum proposals and said Norway is a too "attractive" destination for would-be refugees.
Try and try (and try) again. We asked Swedish startups how they've become so successful.
Take a look at what Europe's most state-of-the-art leisure complex would look like - if it ever goes ahead.
A transport system straight out of a science fiction film that would cut train rides between Vienna and Bratislava down to just eight minutes could soon be a reality.
A Spanish "seduction coach" is accused of promoting sexual harassment.
There are no shortage of horror stories about the ongoing war in Syria and the hardships faced by those who’ve fled. But amidst the tragedy, there are also stories like that of Elina and Mohammed, which are filled with love and hope.
Bernhard Enste is a legend on the Berlin techno scene - he's 67 and still hits the capital's most unhinged clubs. Now he wants to go to Burning Man, a seven-day rave in the Nevada desert.
Deck yourself in green, don a Guinness hat and find your way to your nearest Irish pub. March 17th is St Patrick's Day!
An "explosion" in the wolf population is proving very costly for Liguria.
A photo school has become the first place in Vienna to offer regular courses in English for hobby photographers.
Is Bolzano set to eclipse Florence as an art hub?
Love the French language? Then you'll love Swiss-French.
Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov on Friday angrily charged that his country had been forced to "pay for the mistakes" of the EU amid the record migrant influx.
Mothers who breastfeed in public should be given legal protection against people who tell them to cover up, a new group argues.
Two other victims of a Vienna taxi driver suspected of sexual assault have come forward in the past few days.
The football club claims its chiefs are no longer defendants in the case involving the transfer of the Brazilian striker.
When British synth-pop duo Hurts teamed up with Germany’s most popular late night entertainer - they gave 'trash music' a new and brilliant meaning.
Memorials were held on the 12th anniversary of the terrorist atrocity that claimed 191 lives.
Clearly not impressed with the way locals have failed to keep Paris clean, Japanese tour guides in the French capital are taking matters into the own hands in a bid to boost visitor numbers.
Could Karim Benzema really play for France at this summer's European Championships?
Video footage shown on trial's first day appeared to show the Copenhagen gunman joking with his alleged accomplices and reenacting one of his shootings.
"Our main aim is to show kindness and generosity to people."
A 92-year-old woman who helped to bury 30 Red Army soldiers in her back garden in 1945 has had her ‘last wish’ of exhuming the bodies of the soldiers granted this week.
Mafia-themed food products are marketed around the globe and have nothing to do with Italy.
Lauded by some as a model for the world, but heavily criticized by others, Germany's phase out of nuclear power still faces major challenges, five years after the Fukushima disaster that prompted it.
Swiss citizens who engage in terrorist activities abroad should get a minimum of ten years in prison, says parliament.
A man suspected of following two women home from a Paris Metro station before raping them in their own homes has been arrested by police, who believe he was just about to strike again.
Alice Bah Kuhnke, Sweden’s Minister of Culture, stressed the importance of civil society organizations in helping to integrate the recent influx of refugees, adding that state agencies and organizations also need to “take risks”.
One was a rapper who lived in Brescia.
He pleasured himself in his car while waiting for his Whopper twice in the span of one week.
Meet the Danish companies growing under the radar.
Police closed off Pariser Platz in central Berlin on Friday morning after a man placed a suitcase in front of the US embassy, demanding revenge for Osama bin Laden.
If it wasn't for these two young German mapmakers, who knows what people in the "New World" would be calling themselves?
Obama blasts ex-French president and current British Prime Minister over Libya intervention.
Two mothers who had just given birth were handed the wrong newborn babies by mistake in the second baby-switching incident to hit the Graz hospital.
Cristina Stenbeck's announcement sent shockwaves through the Swedish business community on Friday.
Mother and daughter jailed for 22 and 20 years respectively for the "revenge murder" of a conservative politician.
Asylum seekers will have a good chance of getting over the border and into Sweden this summer.
Police have confirmed that a 24-year-old woman has been arrested over the death of cyclist Javier Vela Rodríguez.
When a private jet crashed shortly after take-off on Thursday, an Iraqi veterinarian living in a nearby refugee shelter ran to the rescue - dressed only in boxer shorts and a T-shirt.
It can be improved but it won't be scrapped, said the French president.
Eagles of Death Metal singer suggests Bataclan attackers had people on the inside.
Doctor's controversial methods have run afoul of authorities in Denmark, Norway and Sweden.
It's longer than the Eiffel Tower and it set sail from France for the first time.
Only 885 people have been moved to other EU states following a relocation agreement last September.
"We're very lucky," well-off teens said after a day walking in the shoes of refugees.
21 drivers for the US car-sharing service have been found guilty of driving taxis illegally in Sweden’s two biggest cities.