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Latest news from: The Local in Italy »
700 feared dead in Med migrant ship 'massacre'

700 feared dead in Med migrant ship 'massacre'

Seven hundred people are feared to have drowned when a fishing boat carrying migrants to Europe capsized off Libya, the UN's refugee agency said Sunday. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Spain »
Real suffer double blow ahead of Atletico clash

Real suffer double blow ahead of Atletico clash

Real Madrid suffered two injury blows ahead of their Champions League quarter-final on Wednesday as Gareth Bale and Luka Modric hobbled off during their 3-1 win over Malaga on Saturday. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in France »
Hollande urges EU meet after migrant tragedy

Hollande urges EU meet after migrant tragedy

French President Francois Hollande called Sunday for a meeting of EU ministers after the feared drowning of some 700 migrants on Sunday. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Germany »
Robots woo crowds at Hannover trade fair

Robots woo crowds at Hannover trade fair

Collaborative robots and intelligent machinery may have wowed the crowds at this year's Hannover Messe, but experts see German industry as having some way to go towards incorporating them on factory floors in what could become the fourth industrial revolution. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Sweden »
Full refuges reject five battered women a day

Full refuges reject five battered women a day

Women's shelters in Sweden remain under pressure with a new report indicating that five women a day were turned away in 2014 due to over-crowding. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Norway »
Norway’s Labour Party to recognise Palestine

Norway’s Labour Party to recognise Palestine

Norway is likely to join its neighbour Sweden and recognise Palestine as an independent state if the Labour Party wins the next parliamentary elections, the party's leader said at its annual conference. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Switzerland »
SwissPost launches tests for drone deliveries

SwissPost launches tests for drone deliveries

Switzerland's postal service is to start testing deliveries by drone, a spokesman for Swiss Post said on Sunday. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Austria »
Activists to protest against TTIP trade deal

Activists to protest against TTIP trade deal

Activists are taking to the streets on Saturday across Austria to protest against the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, a free trade deal being negotiated between the US and EU countries. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Denmark »
Denmark among top producers of e-waste

Denmark among top producers of e-waste

Danes discard more electronics per capita than Americans, Brits and Swedes according to a new study that shows that the world's mountain of electrical waste has reached a new peak. READ »

 
 
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