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Latest news from: The Local in Italy »
Tens of thousands in Renzi Rome protest

Tens of thousands in Renzi Rome protest

Tens of thousands of Italians took to the streets of Rome Saturday for a demo organised by Italy's largest trade union to protest Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's plans to overhaul the labour market. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Spain »
Real Madrid beat Barça 3-1 in El Clásico

Real Madrid beat Barça 3-1 in El Clásico

Luis Suarez's Barcelona debut ended in defeat as Real Madrid cut the gap on the La Liga leaders to just a point as they came from behind to win El Clasico 3-1 on Saturday. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in France »
French unemployment hits new record high

French unemployment hits new record high

Unemployment in France hit a new record in September, with official statistics published Friday showing 3.43 million people claimed jobless benefits. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Germany »
UN climate talks shuffle to a close in Bonn

UN climate talks shuffle to a close in Bonn

Concern was high at a perceived lack of urgency as UN climate negotiations shuffled towards a close in Bonn on Saturday with just 14 months left to finalise a new, global pact. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Sweden »
Swedish town 'like Venice' after heavy rains

Swedish town 'like Venice' after heavy rains

Torrential rains in western Sweden have left some towns submersed as water levels have risen to 1.5 metres above normal for the season with forecasts indicating that is worse to come. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Norway »
Russia-Norway tensions at liberation ceremony

Russia-Norway tensions at liberation ceremony

Foreign Ministers Børge Brende and Sergey Lavrov joined Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg and King Harald to mark the 70th anniversary of Russia's liberation of East Finnmark from Nazi occupation on Saturday. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Switzerland »
Nadal calls time as Federer advances

Nadal calls time as Federer advances

Teenage wildcard Borna Coric stunned Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals of the Swiss Indoors tennis tournament in Basel on Friday, a defeat which marked the end of the Spaniard's season. Home favourite Roger Federer meanwhile claimed a spot in the semifinals. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Austria »
Further banking scandal hits Hypo-Alpe-Adria

Further banking scandal hits Hypo-Alpe-Adria

In the on-going multi-billion euro scandal, the bad news keeps coming, with a new report that tax police in Udine, Italy have just laid charges for fraud against seven former managers of the troubled Austrian bank's Italian subsidiary. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Denmark »
Climate minister: 'We are in a lot of trouble'

Climate minister: 'We are in a lot of trouble'

Despite a European agreement on cutting greenhouse gases that wasn't as ambitious as Denmark would have liked, the climate minister said there is still a lot the country can do to tackle the problems of climate change. READ »

 
 
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