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Latest news from: The Local in Italy »
Catania chief admits match-fixing: prosecutor

Catania chief admits match-fixing: prosecutor

A match-fixing scandal in Italy that has rocked Catania took a new twist on Monday when the Serie B club's president admitted to buying the results of five league games in a bid to "save the club". READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Spain »
Rafa Nadal leads revolt against tennis federation

Rafa Nadal leads revolt against tennis federation

Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal has lashed out against the president of the nation's tennis federation, calling his leadership "chaotic" in an open letter. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in France »
French strike action closes Calais port

French strike action closes Calais port

There was more disruption to cross-Channel ferries on Monday when French sailors held a wildcat strike that led to the closure of the port of Calais. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Germany »
Germanwings co-pilot buried in silence

Germanwings co-pilot buried in silence

As the co-pilot who steered Germanwings flight 4U9525 into the French Alps in March was buried on Monday, the authorities prepared to unveil the first steps they will take to improve air safety. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Sweden »
Prime Minister promises more jobs for young

Prime Minister promises more jobs for young

UPDATED: Social Democrat leader Stefan Löfven focussed on tackling youth unemployment and maintaining an open, liberal society in his first Almedalen speech since becoming Prime Minister. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Norway »
Ban Ki-Moon to visit Svalbard in climate move

Ban Ki-Moon to visit Svalbard in climate move

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon plans to visit the Arctic islands of Svalbard next week as part of his preparations for the UN’s Climate Change Conference in Paris in December. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Switzerland »
Wawrinka advances after Sousa win in three sets

Wawrinka advances after Sousa win in three sets

Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka reached the Wimbledon second round on Monday after a 6-2, 7-5, 7-6 (7/3) win over Portugal's Joao Sousa. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Austria »
'Growing up abroad - I feel international'

'Growing up abroad - I feel international'

Mary Röttig was born in Bangladesh and adopted by an Austrian couple as a baby. She grew up in London and lived in New York and Texas before moving to Vienna where she set up a bilingual Montessori-inspired preschool and nursery. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Denmark »
Rasmussen to Thorning: 'You did really well'

Rasmussen to Thorning: 'You did really well'

Monday saw Lars Løkke Rasmussen and his Venstre government formally assume their posts and true to tradition, Rasmussen and Helle Thorning-Schmidt traded gifts and kind words as they exchanged power. READ »

 
 
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