Turkey said on Monday it has summoned Sweden's ambassador in an escalating row after Stockholm accused Ankara of legalising sex with children.
When a 49-year-old from northeastern Germany lost his temper, he inflicted damage on his adversary's car with the only thing he had to hand - a 30 cm-long sausage.
Austrian police arrested nine Iraqis for a New Year's Day rape in Vienna.
As Germans live longer and lower birth rates mean fewer workers are available to replace retirees, the Bundesbank says people will need to work longer in order to meet pension demands.
The children were found running around and behaving irrationally.
Local officials say the group hid their political reasons for meeting from the city in order to rent out a space to grill.
This bus journey really wasn't worth the €19 price tag.
Maoist rebels waging a decades-old insurgency in the Philippines expressed high hopes for peace Monday before talks in Norway next week, with guerrilla leaders set to be freed within days.
"Is there someone out there who woke up from a party with a dinosaur leg in their bed?"
Turkey has hit out at Sweden's foreign minister Margot Wallström after she took to social media to accuse Ankara over a court ruling which she claimed legalized sex with underage children.
The Danish government said it will heed the call of the OPCW and the United States.
The boy had just a bucket for a toilet.
Hint: it has to do with taxes.
"We've come to pray for peace in the world, which seems to be in chaos."
Should there be tighter security on Swiss trains?
A new study by the Cologne Institute for Economic Research (IW) shows that living space is becoming more affordable in Germany, as income increases outpace rent rises.
The swimsuit has now been banned in Corsica following violent clashes between residents.
A young couple in Ystad were robbed at knifepoint of their quark, hair wax, moist snuff and sweaters.
Norway’s foreign minister and the head of parliament's foreign affairs committee have taking the unusual step of speaking out against Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.
Karolinska is one of 11 Swedish universities in the top 500.
A proposed law to punish parents for raising children on restrictive diets has provoked outrage from the vegan community.
The emails published by Berlin media reveal that refugee home managers pondered setting up a "child guillotine" and giving certain jobs to the "maximally pigmented".
A man narrowly avoided being hit by his own speedboat when he fell into Lake Zurich.
Dozens were injured as the noise was mistaken for gunfire.
When Sweden struggled to cope last year with an unprecedented influx of asylum seekers Emil Julin felt he had to act. He tells The Local Voices why he started working at an accommodation centre for refugees, and why he thinks more Swedes should do what they can to help.
His helmet and sword gave him away.
A fight between several people resulted in one man being sent to hospital with serious injuries on Monday morning.
The eastern Swiss city was left flooded on Sunday night after a violent storm hit the area.
The French Alps are a popular location for extreme sports lovers.
Corsicans rallied on Sunday after clashed saw five people injured and three cars burned.
This might come in handy for many more people than just refugees.
"I keep asking myself if I did enough to help"
Some asylum seekers initially refused to leave the bus taking them to their new temporary home in rural Sweden.
School has its highest ever position in the so-called Shanghai Ranking.
The man's body was found near a train station in southern Sweden.
Could authentic fish and chips take off in Malmö and the rest of Sweden? Restaurateur Jonathan Luck tells The Local how he hopes to make it happen.