In the run-up to the Italian general election on March 4th, The Local is bringing you a daily round up of who's done what and why in the fast-moving world of Italian politics.
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For citizens of select non-EU countries, such as Canada, Japan and Israel, taking part in Germany’s Working Holiday programme is a relatively easy way to get one’s foot in the door in the country.
Two restaurants in Denmark have been given stars for the first time in this year's Michelin Nordic Guide.
A Swiss firm co-founded by one of the key figures in the Solar Impulse project has won Silicon Valley funding towards developing electric aircraft.
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Stintino, one of Sardinia's most popular beach areas, is considering a ban on towels to help protect its spectacular white sands.
To mark the annual French language week here are 20 new French words (with an English influence) that really need incorporating into the French language.