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Italy PM set for Med 'solidarity' boat trip

Italy PM set for Med 'solidarity' boat trip

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini will on Monday board a vessel in the Mediterranean Sea to show their "solidarity" after a series of boat migrant tragedies, the EU said. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Spain »
Spain royals 'no longer untouchable'

Spain royals 'no longer untouchable'

A new tell-all book that details what led to Spanish king Juan Carlos giving up the throne would never have been published just a few years ago in a Spain still deferential to the royal family, experts said. READ »

 
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No Euro hangover as PSG hit Lille for six

No Euro hangover as PSG hit Lille for six

Paris Saint-Germain quickly got back on track after their Champions League loss to Barcelona as Ezequiel Lavezzi netted a hat-trick in a resounding 6-1 win over Lille at the Parc des Princes on Saturday. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Germany »
Pro-Kremlin bikers defy bans on Berlin ride

Pro-Kremlin bikers defy bans on Berlin ride

Dozens of bikers from pro-Kremlin gang the Night Wolves on Saturday set off on a ride to Berlin ahead of the anniversary of Soviet victory in World War II, despite Poland and Germany barring the riders. READ »

 
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Sweden enjoys tourism boom

Sweden enjoys tourism boom

Tourism in Sweden is increasing rapidly with foreign tourists expected to spend a total of 115 billion kronor (13.3 billion) this year, according to an industry forecast. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Norway »
Norway drops down happiness ranking

Norway drops down happiness ranking

Norway’s hopes of stealing Denmark’s vaunted position as the world’s happiest country have taken a knock, after 'verdens beste land' slipped from second to fourth place in a global ranking of happiness. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Switzerland »
Derailment disrupts Lausanne-Yverdon trains

Derailment disrupts Lausanne-Yverdon trains

Passenger rail traffic will remain disrupted for several days on the Lausanne-Yverdon route in the canton of Vaud following the derailment of a freight train carrying hazardous goods at the weekend, Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) said on Sunday. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Austria »
Nudes galore at Emin and Schiele show

Nudes galore at Emin and Schiele show

An exhibition teaming works by British artist Tracey Emin - many of them new - and Austrian expressionist Egon Schiele, who died aged 28 in 1918, opened in Vienna on Friday. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Denmark »
Denmark sends aid to Nepal after earthquake

Denmark sends aid to Nepal after earthquake

Denmark's development minister is sending funds to Katmandu with the promise of more to come as the Foreign Ministry attempts to account for the upwards of 400 Danes currently in Nepal. READ »

 
 
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