Journalist Abed al-Haj tells us what he loves about his adopted home of Sundsvall, why he’s afraid to save his Swedish phone number, and the importance of not showering after 10pm.
A new study makes depressing reading for people living in the Paris area.
This is how Swedish tourism bosses are hoping to convince not just 98 percent, but ALL Norwegians to come to Sweden.
A huge fight broke out at the temporary migrant camp in Stalingrad, northern Paris, pitting migrants armed with poles and pieces of wood against unknown missile-throwing attackers.
The ballerina was fired after suggesting one in five dancers at La Scala's school was anorexic.
Supporters of the leftist party overwhelmingly rejected Podemos entering a Socialist-led coalition government.
Antoine Denevi is wanted for arms and munitions trafficking and may have supplied the attacker of a Jewish supermarket in Paris.
Swedish state-owned energy giant Vattenfall has reached a deal to sell its controversial German coal operations.
The Dresden grave of trailblazing trans woman Lili Elbe is to get a new tombstone – funded by the company behind a hit film about her life.
A man in his 30s who has worked at several area daycare institutions is charged with raping a four-year-old boy at a Bergen nursery.
Singer Marie Fredriksson said her touring days are over.
Scoop the poop or spend your weekend cleaning up other people's mess.
A man in southern Germany took a strong magnet to a lake to try and find his lost key - but what came up on the end of his line would have offered a much more exciting way of opening his door.
The families had been chosen out of some 3,000 people at the camp simply because their paperwork was sufficiently in order.
The works were taken from the Prince of Luxembourg's villa by occupying forces in 1944.
A majority of those arrested for the execution-style killings have gang ties, police said.
Are smartphones and Facebook to blame for the constant rise in deaths of French roads? Or is it a behaviourial issue?
A wedding party in Austria ended abruptly after a guest was handed a gas-filled balloon that then exploded, leaving him with serious injuries.
Swiss publishers can't compete with foreign booksellers because of high Swiss postal charges, publishers have said.
UPDATED: Sweden's housing minister is stepping down following a week of controversies.
As Germany seeks to integrate over one million refugees and migrants who arrived last year, one Berlin non-profit group argues that the first step is simple: "Start with a Friend".
More people than ever are dropping their membership in the Church of Norway – could the approval of gay marriage be a driving force?
The trial of an Islamic preacher accused of recruiting and murdering for the terrorist group ISIS has resumed today in Graz.
Swedes are crazy about interior design – even the kids have incredible rooms! Are you expecting a baby and in need of some interior inspiration for the nursery? Amanda Strömberg presents the most-liked Swedish children's rooms from houzz.se.
French hoteliers are fuming that Euro 2016 organisers Uefa have snubbed them and instead teamed up with a home-sharing web site as the tournament's official fan accommodation service.
Telia is set to become first network provider in Sweden to allow customers to chat on social media for free.
EU authorities have managed to smuggle dangerous weaponry through Cologne-Bonn airport, raising concerns about the effectiveness of security controls there.
Two German musicians were giving an impromptu concert in the Frankfurt S-Bahn. But what happened next has seen their video go viral.
Italian pizza chefs had to be content with second and third place on the podium.
The woman dressed in just her underwear jumped out of the window of her third-floor flat after a fire broke out.
One of the survivors told the Aquarius crew there had been at least 135 people on board.
Police shut down road into Vienna on Monday morning in the second incident involving a bomb in a week.
Could 700 refugees breathe life into this former mining town before it is too late?
Politicians react to news that the father of the two Muslim schoolboys who refused to shake hands with their female teachers has applied for Swiss citizenship.
More than 2,000 people have been affected by an outbreak of gastroenteritis after drinking contaminated bottled water in the region of Catalonia.
The Central Council of Muslims responded in unequivocal terms to a hard anti-Islam stance announced by the populist Alternative for Germany party over the weekend.
Has hipster gentrification gone too far in Berlin? As police battle hordes of trend-seekers hungry for vegan snacks, the question has to be asked.
They say that no good deed goes unpunished and a six-year-old Norwegian girl learned that lesson earlier than most over the weekend.
Be warned: telling a man he has "no balls" in Italy is a crime.
A new movie about the life of France's first black celebrity is challenging audiences to consider whether Hollywood's notorious diversity problem is also an issue in France.
A rally organised by the far-right anti-Islamic group PEGIDA in Vienna was called off by organisers after hardly any supporters showed up on the day.
Police rescued 29 Chinese women who had been drugged and forced into prostitution in hotels and nightclubs across Spain in an operation that smashed a human trafficking ring.
A 600 kilo bull found loitering on railway tracks near Chur was enticed away by a herd of heifers.
A Langeland family drama turned tragic on Sunday night.
One of Germany’s leading economists says Europe’s largest economy would have the most to lose if Britain left the EU.
They were calling for the return of Eta prisoners held outside the region.
For many professionals, borders are a thing of the past. But how do you turn your international mindset into a flourishing career?
A heartwarming story of a generous French baker has back-fired.
Turnout stood at around 32 percent.
A woman in her eighties who was reported missing from southern Sweden has turned up in Belgium.
Denmark honoured its newest citizens on Sunday at the annual ‘citizenship day’ at Christiansborg.
Roberto Manganiello has been on the run since 2013.
Don’t mess with the landlords of Normandy bars, even ones carrying babies. Watch for yourself.
Switzerland's dream of making its first Fed Cup final since 1998 was ended by the Czech Republic in the deciding doubles.
There's been a big drop in the number of Swedes who say they back their home country being in the EU.
The nightly "Nuit Debout" protests in Paris are in danger of being hijacked by extremists intent on battling the police and smashing up banks.
Why British entrepreneur Jason Dainter loves Sweden's startup scene, but thinks it is high time it stepped up its game.