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Latest news from: The Local in Italy »
Putin's judo pal has Rome luxury hotel seized

Putin's judo pal has Rome luxury hotel seized

Billionaire Arkady Rotenberg, a judo partner of Russian President Vladimir Putin, has seen assets worth €30 million seized in Italy including a luxury hotel in central Rome. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Spain »
'Men's dressing room no place for female coaches'

'Men's dressing room no place for female coaches'

Rafa Nadal's uncle and coach has been slammed for calling into question the appointment of Spain's first female Davis Cup captain, a decision he considers illogical and inappropriate for the all-male dressing room. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in France »
Flood-fleeing pheasants invade French town

Flood-fleeing pheasants invade French town

Just days after a French village was hit by heavy flooding its residents are battling another natural hazard after it was inundated by thousands of homeless pheasants and partridges. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Germany »
Can you pass the German citizenship test?

Can you pass the German citizenship test?

Since 2008 anyone applying for German citizenship has had to take a test on their new country's history, politics and values. Do you know enough about Germany to pass it? READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Sweden »
Fears schoolboy murdered in Sweden

Fears schoolboy murdered in Sweden

Police in Halmstad say the results of forensic tests suggest a 16-year-old boy found dead in a creek was murdered. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Norway »
'Norway should forgive Breivik': Desmond Tutu

'Norway should forgive Breivik': Desmond Tutu

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, a key figure in South Africa's post-apartheid reconciliation, urged Norwegians on Monday to forgive mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik, the worst criminal in the nation's recent history. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Switzerland »
Cyclist killed in crossing by passenger train

Cyclist killed in crossing by passenger train

Neuchâtel cantonal authorities are investigating the death of a 75-year-old man who was struck by a regional passenger train while cycling in a level crossing on Monday. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Austria »
Hofer to enter Austrian mobile market

Hofer to enter Austrian mobile market

Austrian discount supermarket Hofer, the Austrian arm of German giant Aldi Süd, will start offering mobile telecoms services early next year, according to a report in Der Standard newspaper. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Denmark »
Denmark named in new Isis propaganda video

Denmark named in new Isis propaganda video

A second video featuring British hostage John Cantlie has been released by the jihadist group and this one mentions Denmark's military involvement in Iraq. READ »

 
 
Latest chat from: Toytown Germany »