President Donald Trump's meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been postponed from Tuesday until Friday due to a major snow storm closing in on the US East Coast, the White House said.
Angela Merkel's aversion to social media may turn out to hurt her as the Chancellor's most serious challenger in this year's election fires up young, internet-savvy voters - who even gave him a "sexy" new nickname.
Close to 16,000 people sought asylum in Spain during 2016, more than six times the figure of a year earlier.
A new report by Berlin police on Monday revealed that homicides are at a historic low as the capital continues to take in more residents, but theft still remains a continued concern.
The alarm was raised when shots were heard near a restaurant on Ystadsvägen.
A Tromsø-based photographer and filmmaker has released a video of rare interaction between humans and orcas off the coast of the Arctic Norwegian city.
The Swedish school curriculum will soon include learning coding, and how to spot a trustworthy source in primary school.
Authorities want to improve security for passengers in the suburbs around Paris.
Denmark risks falling some way short its goal of achieving 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030 unless new policies are put in place.
An organization campaigning for the rights of work permit holders in Sweden is to form a human chain this weekend to protest against bureaucratic rules for foreign workers.
Fillon unveils project for France, but opponents have called it a "purge".
France has problems but is Thatcherism the right medicine?
Data used to compile a pair of new reports by the World Health Organization (WHO) suggests that Stockholm is one of the cleanest capital cities on the planet.
Danish police have arrested a man in his thirties on suspicion of carrying out a shooting in which two men were killed in the Stockholm suburb of Kista.
Spain's National Police discovered two migrants close to suffocation after hiding in tiny spaces within a car in an attempt to cross into Spain from Morocco
Think you know the key to achieving the ultimate quality of life in Stockholm? Think again.
Former Catalan president Artur Mas was banned from holding office for two years on Monday for his role in organising an illegal 2015 independence referendum.
Police said on Monday they have released a second suspect detained over an alleged Isis terror plot against a major shopping mall, citing lack of evidence.
A six-year-old girl has returned to Milan five years after being kidnapped by her Syrian father, the Italian foreign ministry has said.
A 52-year-old Italian skier died and a British holidaymaker was left seriously injured after a violent collision on a gentle blue piste in a French Alpine resort at the weekend, emergency services said.
A politician in South Tyrol has been handed a two-year jail sentence for buying sex toys using public money.
Paris will have just one rugby team next season.
The couple spent terror victim compensation on cars which they then sold on.
A fugitive who appeared on a “most wanted” list of British criminals has been arrested in Benidorm after almost a year on the run, after he was recognised from a wanted poster.
MPs from two Danish parties have said that they oppose election campaigning in Denmark by the Turkish government.
With Eurovision about to get going, The Local has everything you need to know about this year's Swedish hopeful Robin Bengtsson.
Spring skiing in Switzerland means sunny days, blue skies and slopeside music festivals. Put these in your diary.
This is the 21st deportation for reasons related to religious extremism since the start of the year.
Workers at two airports in Berlin on Monday said they would extend a walkout over pay that has grounded almost all flights out of the German capital.
Every region in Spain (except Melilla) has been issued weather warnings for Monday as the warm weather ended with storms across the peninsula.
Flights between Switzerland and Berlin were cancelled on Monday as ground staff at Berlin’s two airports went on strike.
More than three times as many Brits applied for Swedish passports in 2016 than the year before, and the trend is showing no sign of slowing.
A farm in Salamanca has detected a rare case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), commonly called mad cow disease.
"It's a piece of crap; a painting by a desperate man," said the exhibition's director.
A brand new airline plans to launch direct flights between the UK and Sion airport in the Swiss canton of Valais from next December.
Norway’s Høyre (Conservative) Party, the largest party in the governing coalition, voted at its annual conference in favour of a proposal to allow dual citizenship in the country.
Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said Sunday he was against Turkish ministers holding political rallies in Germany, and signalled that there are legal ways to stop such campaigns.
France demands better of its politicians than 'anti-Semitic' cartoons to smear candidates, Macron says.
Elected in 2013 with a brief to reform a scandal-hit Vatican, Pope Francis has launched numerous initiatives but, four years later, he is still struggling to deliver real change.
On her first face-to-face meet with Donald Trump at the White House this Friday, Angela Merkel will seek to talk the President's language, argues Jörg Luyken.
Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu cancelled his planned visit to Switzerland on Sunday, despite his Swiss counterpart backing his right to come.
Turkish politicians have been stopped from campaigning in several other EU countries.
The Local speaks with two dads who gave up their Indian citizenship to become Swedish and now want to give something back to Sweden.
Swedish New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist will miss two to three weeks with a lower-body injury as the team fights for a National Hockey League playoff berth.