VW to pay US suppliers $1.2 bln over Dieselgate
Germany

VW to pay US suppliers $1.2 bln over Dieselgate

German auto giant Volkswagen has agreed to pay US suppliers $1.2 billion to settle claims emanating from the "Dieselgate" pollution scandal, the firm and suppliers said late Friday.

Sweden paying ‘millions’ for empty asylum beds
Sweden

Sweden paying ‘millions’ for empty asylum beds

The Swedish migration authority (Migrationsverket) has spent a reported 197 million kronor ($23 million) on unused beds for asylum seekers in 2016.

Sweden to join Nato strategic centre: director
Sweden

Sweden to join Nato strategic centre: director

Non-aligned Sweden will join Nato's Strategic Communications Centre based in nearby Latvia amid heightened tensions with Russia.

15-year-old French student charged over attack threat
France

15-year-old French student charged over attack threat

A 15-year-old high school student was charged and held Friday on suspicion of wanting to commit a terror attack.

Swedes bake during ‘record’ warm September
Sweden

Swedes bake during ‘record’ warm September

New record temperatures are expected to be confirmed in a number of places across the country.