How are local authorities combating France's drought problem?
"I am going to try not to let this spoil the week in any way".
These seven Swedish startups could help to improve your daily life, as well as others.
Police on Funen want under 18s to be completely barred from the island’s bars and nightclubs due to difficulties enforcing legal age limits.
Federal prosecutors filed charges on Friday against an Iraqi man and four associates who allegedly ran a recruiting network for the terror group Isis.
Refining facilities at the major Syracuse complex have been closed after a two-year investigation found they contributed to air pollution.
A city farm in the south of Sweden has been forced to move its horses to a private enclosure after tourists made them fat with pizza and ice cream.
A British man admitted in a Cologne court on Friday to staging a large-scale cyber attack on Deutsche Telekom last year, saying he was acting for a Liberian client.
It’s not quite the real thing, but a new online tour of iconic open air museum The Old Town in Aarhus makes it possible to virtually experience three epochs of Danish history.
German carmakers Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, BMW and Daimler secretly worked together from the 1990s onwards on issues including polluting emissions from diesel vehicles, news magazine Der Spiegel reported Friday.
A 41-year-old British man has requested asylum at Munich airport, saying that he no longer wanted to be a subject of the Queen, police reported on Friday.
An influential German institute has studied thousands of article published by daily newspapers during the refugee crisis. Their conclusion: journalists lost their objectivity and drove a wedge through society.
What's the story behind the Seine 'whale'?
Protests over the fishing rights of indigenous Sami people in the Tenojoki or Tana river region straddling the border between Norway and Finland are gaining momentum, with moratoria declared against new regulations.
Maranello, site of Ferrari's eponymous HQ, presented the Ferrari F40 to the world on July 21, 1987. The car was named F40 to commemorate 40 years since Ferrari was founded in 1947.
Seven EU nations have received more asylum applications than Sweden during 2017, according to new figures from EU stats office Eurostat.
Le Pen and her troops meet to take stock.
About 40,000 Italians left their country in search of better fortunes elsewhere in 2015 alone.
President Frank-Walter Steinmeier announced on Friday that he had signed into law a measure allowing same-sex marriage in Germany, meaning the first official weddings could kick off in October.
Italy and its parliament are divided over the question of whether children born in the country but of foreign parents should be given automatic citizenship - a vote which is a litmus test for how the country will deal with its changing demographics, an expert tells The Local.
A 38-year old resident of southern Swedish town Nässjö has been remanded in custody suspected of planning public devastation (allmänfarlig ödeläggelse).
In the summer months hikers strolling through meadows in Switzerland often underestimate the danger posed by cows.
French government gives the green light to a wolf cull.
France has lifted a ban on embalming the bodies of HIV-positive people, ending three decades of discrimination in death against people infected with the AIDS virus.
A 35-year-old French folk singer died of a suspected electrocution while performing during a storm in a hilltop church, local authorities said Thursday.
Cigarette sellers are fighting back.
"Rescue missions in the Mediterranean cannot be seen as a ticket to central Europe," Austria tells Italy.
The best place to bathe isn't always at the seaside!
Southern Italian industry has continued to grow, registering a 0.9 per cent increase in 2016 according to a Confindustria report. Four out of five indicators however remain below pre crisis levels.
A woman walking in woods in the canton of Thurgau on Sunday made a grisly find when she came across the charred body of a man.
In an escalating war of words between Ankara and Berlin, Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble compared Erdogan's Turkey with the former communist German Democratic Republic (GDR).
Is it sexist or even appropriate for podium girls to carry on kissing the winners of the classic cycling race?
German industrial conglomerate Siemens said Friday it would scale back its operations in Russia after confirming gas turbines it sold to companies there had been diverted to Ukraine's Russian-annexed Crimea region in breach of sanctions.
Twelve locations across Switzerland have been shortlisted in this year’s competition to find the prettiest village in the country.
Plenty of rain is expected on a weekend during which summer festivals are scheduled to take place around Denmark.
On a thin strip of land at the bay of Lüderitz in southern Namibia are dozens of gravestones bearing the names of each German soldier killed during a largely forgotten colonial war.
Get ready for more traffic jams this weekend.
Austria's foreign minister Sebastian Kurz called on Italy Thursday to stop migrants from reaching the mainland by halting the ferry services from the islands where they first land.
When his tomb was opened, forensic experts found that Dalí's embalmed body remained perfectly intact, even his moustache was pointing upwards in the ten-past-ten position.
Swiss watchmaker Swatch says that its profits rose in the first six months, but its performance was dampened by the strength of the Swiss franc.
German business groups warned Thursday that economic ties with Turkey would go from bad to worse as a sharply escalating diplomatic row heightens uncertainty.
More than 50 fires have been registered in the southern province of Salerno alone, specifically in the towns of Agropoli and Cilento. But fires continue to rage across Italy.
A Swedish man was one of the people killed when a violent earthquake hit Greek island Kos, Sweden's foreign ministry has confirmed.
Two confidential police databases were made available to IT workers without security clearance, reports the DN daily.
Both elderflower and gooseberries grow around Sweden in summer. Food writer John Duxbury explains how to turn them into a tasty compote.