One in three rapists isn’t locked up: statistics
Switzerland

One in three rapists isn’t locked up: statistics

In Switzerland convicted rapists often end up with a suspended sentence.

Swedish park unveils Europe’s first Elk-hut
Sweden

Swedish park unveils Europe’s first Elk-hut

A tiny wildlife park in central Sweden has opened what its owner believes to be Europe’s first woodland cabin resembling an elk.

Merkel leaves for Mali with eye on stemming migrant flow
Germany

Merkel leaves for Mali with eye on stemming migrant flow

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday left for Mali, the first stop on a three-day Africa tour focused on security and stemming the migrant influx to Europe.

Danish paper vows to defy court ban on spy memoirs
Denmark

Danish paper vows to defy court ban on spy memoirs

A Danish newspaper said Sunday it would defy a court ban and publish excerpts of a book about the country's former intelligence chief to protest censorship.

Stockholm cops red-faced as drunk drives off in their car
Sweden

Stockholm cops red-faced as drunk drives off in their car

A couple of Stockholm police officers faced the ridicule of their colleagues on Saturday night after they left their car unlocked with the keys in the ignition and a passing drunk drove off in it.

Brothers behind Ubisoft locked in real-life battle
France

Brothers behind Ubisoft locked in real-life battle

Nothing in the farming background of the Guillemot brothers, who hail from the remote Brittany region, destined them to one day do battle with France's most feared corporate raider.

Sweden’s Moderate leader rules out deal with populists
Sweden

Sweden’s Moderate leader rules out deal with populists

The leader of Sweden’s centre-right Moderate Party has shut the door on cooperating with the anti-immigrant Sweden Democrats, describing them as “racist”.

More than 100 migrants rescued off Spain in one day
Spain

More than 100 migrants rescued off Spain in one day

More than 100 African migrants were saved from the Mediterranean off the coast of Spain on Saturday.

Germany probes Tesla autopilot system after crash
Germany

Germany probes Tesla autopilot system after crash

Germany's Der Spiegel claimed the internal ministerial report had already branded the system "dangerous".

French police injured in Molotov cocktail attack
France

French police injured in Molotov cocktail attack

President Francois Hollande slammed the attack, in the notorious Grande Borne housing estate, as "unspeakable".