French school pupils hurt in London terror attack
France

French school pupils hurt in London terror attack

French PM sends solidarity to "British friends" and French high school pupils, two of whom are believed to have been critically hurt.

Swedish health watchdog criticizes doctor over woman’s toilet birth
Sweden

Swedish health watchdog criticizes doctor over woman’s toilet birth

Sweden's health watchdog has criticized a doctor after a pregnant woman was sent home and gave birth in the toilet moments after being told to take paracetamol.

Seven injured after train from Italy derails in Switzerland

Seven injured after train from Italy derails in Switzerland

Swiss police said several people were injured after a train travelling from Milan to Basel derailed in Switzerland on Wednesday afternoon.

Denmark cuts funding to women’s mentor scheme and gender equality research centre
Denmark

Denmark cuts funding to women’s mentor scheme and gender equality research centre

Denmark’s Ministry for Integration will pull two million kroner from an information centre that runs a mentor scheme aimed at helping women in vulnerable areas.

Two ‘racist’ men jailed for leaving beaten Pakistani on train tracks
Germany

Two ‘racist’ men jailed for leaving beaten Pakistani on train tracks

Two young men in Saxony-Anhalt have been sentenced to years in prison for beating up a Pakistani man and leaving him on train tracks, where he barely escaped.

English-speaking French cops could soon patrol the streets of Paris
France

English-speaking French cops could soon patrol the streets of Paris

Need help in Paris? Soon the police may be offering it in English.

Irish, Kiwi and Aussie rugby players questioned in France over rape complaint
France

Irish, Kiwi and Aussie rugby players questioned in France over rape complaint

Six Grenoble players including two Irishmen, two New Zealanders and an Australian, were detained by French police on Wednesday following a rape complaint, prosecutors said.

Italian police capture mobster wanted over mafia massacre in Germany

Italian police capture mobster wanted over mafia massacre in Germany

He was a head of a clan whose feud with rivals reportedly began with an egg-throwing prank and culminated in the killing of six men in Germany.

Election video game has German ‘anti-Trump’ run over real Trump
Germany

Election video game has German ‘anti-Trump’ run over real Trump

A mobile phone-based game has caused outcry online because it depicted Angela Merkel's main rival running over political leaders like Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin with a train.

School watchdog probes teacher over Nazi allegations
Sweden

School watchdog probes teacher over Nazi allegations

A teacher who went to a Nazi meeting and joined anti-Semitic groups on social media is being investigated by the Swedish school watchdog.

WATCH: English fans turn downtown Dortmund into huge football pitch
Germany

WATCH: English fans turn downtown Dortmund into huge football pitch

English fans played an impromptu football game in the Old Market Square in Dortmund on Tuesday - and they went ballistic when one of them scored a goal.

Norway grants asylum to torture-fearing Turkish officers
Norway

Norway grants asylum to torture-fearing Turkish officers

Turkish military personnel have ignored orders to return home following last year’s attempted coup and have now been granted asylum in Norway, saying they fear torture should they return home.

Why on earth do these 8 weird German museums exist?
Germany

Why on earth do these 8 weird German museums exist?

Inject some life into your weekends with these unique museums.

German wages rise strongly for third year in row
Germany

German wages rise strongly for third year in row

German workers enjoyed a strong increase in wages for the third year in a row in 2016, official data showed Thursday, in news likely to be welcomed by the European Central Bank.

Danish chef launches shared economy dining app
Denmark

Danish chef launches shared economy dining app

A new shared economy dining app has the potential to be the Airbnb of food, say its creators.

Four men convicted for group sex in Hamburg public sauna
Germany

Four men convicted for group sex in Hamburg public sauna

The men were each fined over €1,500 on Tuesday.

Sweden’s national rugby side beaten 46-5 by a team from a tiny Welsh village
Sweden

Sweden’s national rugby side beaten 46-5 by a team from a tiny Welsh village

Sweden's national rugby team suffered a harsh defeat against a team from a village in Wales, but their technical director says the result isn't as bad as it seems.

Germany prepares to clear gay men convicted under Nazi-era law
Germany

Germany prepares to clear gay men convicted under Nazi-era law

Chancellor Angela Merkel's cabinet on Wednesday approved a measure to wipe the criminal records of gay men convicted under a Nazi-era law, and offer them compensation.

Here’s where Sweden’s new citizens came from in 2016
Sweden

Here’s where Sweden’s new citizens came from in 2016

More people than ever before became new Swedish citizens last year, according to fresh statistics.

How modern Germany persecuted gay men long after Nazi law
Germany

How modern Germany persecuted gay men long after Nazi law

Germany moved closer on Wednesday to clearing the names of gay men who suffered under a Nazi-era law. Now victims reflect on a life led for too long in the shadows.

Catching quadruple murderer leaves Swiss canton with huge bill
Switzerland

Catching quadruple murderer leaves Swiss canton with huge bill

Aargau has been slapped with a 800,000 bill after requesting data from mobile phone masts.

Italian millennials ‘won’t reach financial independence until age 50’
Italy

Italian millennials ‘won’t reach financial independence until age 50’

Sorry millennials, we've got some bad news...

Brexit blues? Here are ten reasons to exchange London for Paris
France

Brexit blues? Here are ten reasons to exchange London for Paris

Time to Brexchange London for Paris. Here's why it's a good move.

Paris revealed as ‘most expensive’ city in EU (but it’s not all bad news)
France

Paris revealed as ‘most expensive’ city in EU (but it’s not all bad news)

"Only alcohol and tobacco offer value for money in Paris". Really?

Three men detained in Spain over links to Isis
Spain

Three men detained in Spain over links to Isis

Three men were arrested on Wednesday morning for their suspected links to the so-called Islamic State in two separate anti-terrorist operations in Barcelona and Valencia.

Gothenburg: where the city is your campus
Sweden

Gothenburg: where the city is your campus

Learn why foreign students at the University of Gothenburg feel they’ve ended up in Sweden’s ultimate college town.

VIDEO: Ten Swiss beauty spots you can visit without leaving your home
Switzerland

VIDEO: Ten Swiss beauty spots you can visit without leaving your home

You can visit some of Switzerland's most stunning sites without leaving your home.

17 of the most beautiful parks and gardens in Italy
Italy

17 of the most beautiful parks and gardens in Italy

Celebrate the arrival of spring by heading to one of these must-see gardens across Italy.

Maersk summoned by US fair trade authorities
Denmark

Maersk summoned by US fair trade authorities

Danish conglomerate A. P. Møller-Mærsk’s shipping arm, Maersk Line, has been issued with a summons by antitrust authorities in the US.

IN PICS: Street art revives divided Spanish village
Spain

IN PICS: Street art revives divided Spanish village

A dying village in rural Castellón has been transformed into an open air gallery dedicated to street art.

Baby girl born on migrant rescue boat
Italy

Baby girl born on migrant rescue boat

Meet baby Mercy.

Disabled children win discrimination case against spa in a first for Switzerland
Switzerland

Disabled children win discrimination case against spa in a first for Switzerland

A court judgement that a spa broke the law in refusing access to five disabled children is the first successful case of its kind in Switzerland.

Turkey scraps rallies in Germany before vote as row rages
Germany

Turkey scraps rallies in Germany before vote as row rages

Turkey on Tuesday scrapped all future campaign appearances by its politicians in Germany ahead of April's referendum on expanding President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers, amid a heated diplomatic row.

Germany set to deport two terror suspects born on its soil
Germany

Germany set to deport two terror suspects born on its soil

Germany said on Tuesday it will deport two men arrested on suspicion of planning a terror attack, despite the fact that while their parents are foreigners, they were both born in the country.

Pope tells world’s youth to resist ‘false’ social media, write diaries instead
Italy

Pope tells world’s youth to resist ‘false’ social media, write diaries instead

Pope Francis on Tuesday warned young people to resist the lure of "false" versions of life presented on social media or reality TV shows.

Sweden’s major banks caught up in Russian global money laundering operation
Sweden

Sweden’s major banks caught up in Russian global money laundering operation

Sweden's major banks have been named as some of the banks across Europe caught up in a giant money laundering network in which vast sums of money were moved out of Russia.

What do French voters want most out of their new president?
France

What do French voters want most out of their new president?

"What should be the priorities of the next French president?"

Slump in luxury watch exports casts shadow over Baselworld
Switzerland

Slump in luxury watch exports casts shadow over Baselworld

The world's biggest watch fair will open in Switzerland this week.

Norway fines French Arctic adventurer
Norway

Norway fines French Arctic adventurer

A Norwegian court on Tuesday slapped the leader of a French maritime expedition with a fine of 30,000 kroner (3,300 euros, $3,500) for violating the regulations of the Arctic Svalbard archipelago.

Pensioner and son handed prison sentences for making illegal snus millions
Sweden

Pensioner and son handed prison sentences for making illegal snus millions

The brains behind an operation which dodged millions of kronor in excise taxes on the Swedish tobacco favourite by moving it in and out of the country have been handed jail terms.

Ten beautiful spots in Sweden you must visit this spring
Sweden

Ten beautiful spots in Sweden you must visit this spring

Your daydreams about warmer days are about to get more realistic. Here are ten must visit Swedish spots for the spring.