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Latest news from: The Local in Italy »
Italy boat rescues 'were not migrant pull-factor'

Italy boat rescues 'were not migrant pull-factor'

The International Organization for Migration rejected on Friday allegations that an Italian operation to rescue migrants in the Mediterranean had inspired a surge in the numbers attempting the perilous journey to Europe. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Spain »
Airport authority AENA sell-off hits delay

Airport authority AENA sell-off hits delay

A last-minute objection by the Economy Ministry means that the agency which manages Spain’s airports will remain entirely in public hands at least until 2015. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in France »
QUIZ: Find out how French you've become

QUIZ: Find out how French you've become

It's impossible to be an expat in France without turning a little bit French. Take our quiz and find out where you land on the Frenchiness scale. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Germany »
Germany's estate agents plan strike action

Germany's estate agents plan strike action

First it was the pilots, then train drivers - now Germany's real estate agents are threatening to go on strike. But their call to arms has been met with sneers rather than sympathy. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Sweden »
Sweden's star striker Zlatan 'recovering well'

Sweden's star striker Zlatan 'recovering well'

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is recovering well from the nagging heel problem that has stopped him playing for Sweden during its Euro 2016 qualifying campaign. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Norway »
Hurtigruten taken over by British company

Hurtigruten taken over by British company

The Norwegian cruise operator Hurtigruten has been bought out by Silk Bidco in a deal worth nearly 3,000 million kroner on Friday. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Switzerland »
Violent teen rearrested after therapy fails

Violent teen rearrested after therapy fails

Following a fight in Zurich city centre, police have rearrested a teenager with a history of violent behaviour whose costly therapy programme provoked public outrage earlier this year. READ »

Latest news from: The Local in Austria »
Armed youths attack Tyrol refugee centre

Armed youths attack Tyrol refugee centre

Police in Tyrol are investigating an attack on the Bürglkopf refugee centre near the market town of Fieberbrunn on Wednesday evening. READ »

 
Latest news from: The Local in Denmark »
Can you pass the Danish citizenship test?

Can you pass the Danish citizenship test?

Think you've got what it takes to be a Dane? Prove it by taking The Local's citizenship test. READ »

 
 
Latest chat from: Toytown Germany »