President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened Friday to open Turkey's borders to allow migrants to reach the EU, in a move that would tear up a landmark deal that has reduced the flow.
Not acceptable, says the Israeli foreign ministry.
Stuck for Christmas plans in Paris?
The aggressive bird flu H5N8 had already spread into several German states, and was detected in Berlin and Brandenburg on Friday.
The Alternative for Germany (AfD) in Saxony has picked a fight with a more mainstream party politician. But it’s not about immigration or foreign policy - it’s about sex toys.
Her third term in office has been Chancellor Angela Merkel's most controversial by a long shot. Over a year after she opened Germany's borders to refugees, a new data map reveals her popularity over time.
Notice a viral video of Swedes screaming out of their windows resurfacing in recent weeks? A newer version takes the phenomenon to a different level...
On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, we take a look at the problem of gendered violence in Italy, and what the country is doing to tackle it.
Beginning in March, Ethiopian Airlines will fly passengers from Oslo and Addis Ababa as the first African carrier to offer first direct flight between Norway and the African continent.
A new survey of what Germans would pay for "priceless" experiences reveals an interesting glimpse into what they value most.
A German couple went on trial on Friday accused of brutally raping and killing a Chinese student in eastern Germany, in a crime that caused outrage in both countries.
At least according to a new long-term forecast for the coming three months.
Would you prefer a parking place in Paris or a two-bedroom cottage in western France?
Don't expect shoppers' riots anytime soon in Paris on Black Friday.
The financial weekly said that Italy needed "far-reaching reforms", but rejected those which Renzi has put on the table.
Danish toy giant has opened its first Asian factory.
Germany said "threats" were "not helpful" on the EU-Turkey migrant deal after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday warned he could drop border controls, allowing a flood of migrants into the bloc.
For Brits and Americans Austria’s spa culture can come as a bit of a surprise - most of the saunas are mixed gender for starters, and swimming costumes are not allowed. For anyone unsure of what to expect or how to behave, here are some pointers.
The thwarted plot to attack targets in the Paris region was directed from the Middle East, a French prosecutor has said.
Inmates at Salberga high security prison near Västerås are unhappy because they don't think they have enough arts and crafts.
Incidents of hate speech, particularly on the internet, have reached a record high in Austria.
Knife attack not believed to be a terrorist murder.
Did the Corona beer billionaire leave his fortune to be divided among every villager in a sleepy hamlet in northern Spain? Well, not exactly.
A spy in Germany's foreign secret service lost a compensation claim on Thursday, after he was sacked for becoming intimate with a woman he met while on assignment.
'When I walk forward like this, it's like the branches are coming right at me.'
Theater Neumarkt’s 2017 grant is slashed after a "voodoo" performance attacking Roger Köppel.
Two major public broadcasters reported on Friday that a man believed to be a Turkish agent spied on two Kurdish functionaries and plotted to murder them.
Stefan Löfven has revealed some of the details of his first conversation with US President-elect Donald Trump, and the New Yorker's views on climate change appear to have softened.
US President-elect Donald Trump received an invite to Munich from the arch-conservative leader of Bavaria this week, and even won praise from the leader of the far-left Die Linke (Left Party).
And more weather warnings have been issued.
American meteorologists predict that the Scandinavian winter is going to be even colder than previously thought.
Switzerland's dog rescue volunteers have teamed up with the Swiss Federation of Civil Drones for the new venture.
Residents have been urged to stay away from the water and many roads and businesses - including the factory where Nutella is made - have been shut due to flooding fears.
The fall in the jobless rate won't save his presidency however.
British architecture superstar Norman Foster has been selected to renovate a 17th century building for an extension to Madrid's famous Prado museum.
Shares in BMPS have fallen by over 80 percent since the start of the year.
Historic showdown now stands at 5-5 after Magnus Carlsen claimed his first victory.
German flagship carrier Lufthansa said it was scrapping 830 flights Friday as its pilots went on strike over wages and the union called for the walkout to be extended into Saturday.
Will this move help or harm the PM?
François Fillon says France's identity is its history, its language, its culture.
A surprise onslaught from Denmark odd couple Thorbjørn Olesen and Søren Kjeldsen blew the World Cup of Golf wide open Friday during a high-scoring second round of fourball play in Melbourne.
The head of the World Trade Organization said he has received no indication the United States would move to leave the WTO under Donald Trump's administration.
Geranium chef contends inspection violations were "greatly exaggerated".
An initial cull of 37,000 birds in Sweden will now increase to 200,000, authorities said on Friday.
Having a common style throughout your home creates a peaceful and tidy feel.
Much of the life's work of equally famous and infamous Swedish artist Lars Vilks has been destroyed in a fire.
This weekend is the first of Advent which spells the start of the Christmas season in Sweden. Food writer John Duxbury shares his best tips and tricks for how to build a gingerbread house.