A restaurant owner in western Germany has been accused on social media of racism after he threw a Muslim woman wearing a niqab out of his establishment.
A veteran conservative politician and long-time former mayor of Valencia said she is leaving her Popular Party (PP) amid a corruption investigation, but has insisted she will keep her seat in the Spanish Senate.
A new national strategy on violence against women is also being worked on.
Deja-vu? Protests against labour reforms in cities across France once again turned ugly on Thursday with violent clashes between some protesters and police in Paris and other cities.
A new report shows Spanish teachers start off earning more than in most countries worldwide. But their pay increases don't quite keep up with the rest over time.
New video shows the suffering of rabbits raised just for their Angora wool.
A Swedish artist's controversial memorial to the victims of the Utøya massacre may be replaced by the Norwegian government.
Take revenge for all the times your German friends laughed at you for mixing up “der, die, das”.
An Italian woman whose sex tape went viral has killed herself, sparking a debate in Italy about the right to be forgotten.
Sweden, cold? Not this week.
Why are the French so obsessed with dubbing film and TV, asks Paris-based comedian Paul Taylor.
What’s in a few cm? Well the difference between being free and being locked up in a detention centre for one lucky Moroccan man.
The book is meant to help improve military operations.
“Kids help you see beyond your own periphery. And that’s what Merkel doesn’t do,” the AfD leader said.
In what's being called a "turning point" in the enclave's history, residents have agreed to allow police to set up cameras along Pusher Street.
The Norwegian government has offered to change designs but local residents have rejected the offer.
So why does nobody want to buy it?
An explosion on a tourist boat off the Indonesian island of Bali has killed two women, one of whom is Austrian, and injured at least 14 other people.
In an eastern German town which has become synonymous with xenophobia, police broke up a fight between 80 locals and 20 refugees on Wednesday.
What's the most patriotic name for a French baby girl these days? Marine perhaps?
The caretaker of a 90-year-old woman in a wheelchair left her at a bar to go attend a party in Valencia, police report.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces the threat of fresh gains by the right-wing populist AfD party in Berlin state elections Sunday, as discontent rises over her welcome to refugees.
Around 235,000 people currently in Libya are waiting to cross the Mediterranean to Italy, a UN official has said.
The Pokemon Go craze hits a new high after a player in Austria stumbles across an illegal cannabis garden.
The German and French foreign ministers on Thursday made their first visit to Ukraine's war-torn east since the beginning of the conflict between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in April 2014.
The conviction of a 78-year-old man who helped his 71-year-old wife die has sparked a new debate on active euthanasia and an overwhelming majority of Danes are in favour of it.
All three of Sweden's Auditors General have now resigned following a scandal sparked by a daily newspaper's investigation.
A French court has rejected a mayor's efforts to introduce a dog poo DNA scheme for tracking down offenders.
A foot fetishist from the canton of Graubünden has been secretly filming women’s feet and posting the videos on a porn site, according to reports.
Some 20 women of different nationalities set sail for the Gaza Strip from Barcelona on Wednesday evening, in the latest attempt to break a crippling blockade imposed by Israel.
In July two men carried out terror attacks in northern Bavaria within the space of a week. The Süddeutsche Zeitung has published the chilling contents of chats it reports the men had with the Isis terror group.
The glider crashed into a field in the Swiss Jura, killing its two passengers.
Can a new CEO and chairman help the oldest bank in the world raise new capital?
A taxi driver, a trainee cop, and a heavily pregnant woman get in a cab...
Living and working in Italy is a dream come true for many, but the language barrier can make the transition daunting. Here are the vital phrases you'll need in an Italian office.
A new report from the Norwegian Security Service has mapped the backgrounds of extremists.
Switzerland has experienced the hottest first half of September for more than a hundred years.
Paolo Di Canio was Wednesday removed from his role as a Sky Italia presenter after one of his tattoos alluding to Benito Mussolini stirred up a flurry of protest on social media.
Why are you here? And why did you choose Sweden? These are the questions Abdulalim Alkatea from Syria keeps hearing. Here he gives his honest answers and wishes to be heard.
UK informs France that controversial Hinkley Point C nuclear power station will go ahead after all, albeit with increased security measures.
An Austrian court has sentenced a Syrian man to life in jail for murdering his wife in his homeland in 2011.
The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is warning that one of Europe*s most important wetland reserves only receives a fifth of the water it needs.
Presidential hopeful Nicolas Sarkozy reckons that climate change is not caused by man and that the world has far bigger problems on its hands than global warming.
The German firm behind Adblock Plus, the adblocker software, on Wednesday announced the launch of a service of "Acceptable Ads" for content publishers.
Denmark must find ways of expanding its labour force to avoid harmful effects on the economy, the central bank said.
The pensioner caused damage to the tune of 13,000 francs
US and Dutch authorities have reportedly asked Telia to pay a settlement figure of $1.4 billion linked to a probe into alleged dodgy deals.
Thought the strikes and protests were over? Not quite.
Decorator Tommy Doverdalen tells Houzz.se's Amanda Strömberg about how he turned a small office into a stylish apartment in Stockholm.
Rural Sweden could have lost up to a third of its working age population by 2030 as more and more people move to the city, according to a new report.
Start planning your weekend with this guide to the best things happening up and down the country.