Some 50 protesters demonstrated outside China's embassy in Stockholm on Monday to denounce Beijing's crackdown on demonstrations against its controversial rule in Tibet.
Some two dozen protesters were briefly arrested after trying to storm the Chinese consulate in Munich on Monday while demonstrating against recent violence in Tibet.
Germany's TUI, the biggest European travel group, said on Monday that its supervisory board had decided to separate its Hapag Lloyd shipping unit from its travel and leisure activities.
A simple drive around metropolitan Stockholm nearly two years ago continues to cause headaches for Sweden’s first astronaut, Christer Fuglesang.
A professor previously convicted for sexual molestation has resigned from his position at Södra Älvsborg hospital in western Sweden.
A private London-based art collection has bought 22 works from orangutans at the Krefeld Zoo in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia.
Thai police are hunting a 31-year-old old man for the murder of a 26-year-old Swedish women stabbed to death on the resort island of Phuket on Saturday.
Drops in Asian markets and the continued concern over credit markets sent the Stockholm and other European stock exchanges down sharply on Monday.
A Swedish mother has offered $10,000 for information about the whereabouts of her 6-year-old daughter whom the woman believes was abducted by her estranged boyfriend.
The Swedish Energy Agency is teaming up with Swedish vehicle manufacturers and energy companies to accelerate the development of plug-in hybrid cars that can be charged directly from any wall socket.
Only steps away from Berlin’s Holocaust memorial and the site of Hitler’s bunker, a new exhibition explores the Nazi leader’s plans to turn the city into Germania – a capital full of architecture fit for a megalomaniac.
A Turkish-German man who allegedly killed four in a suicide attack in Afghanistan in early March had been under watch by the German domestic intelligence service for years because of connection with Islamists.
A scandal over nude internet photos of a would-be SPD candidate in a local German election has forced her give up on the race.
With Easter fast approaching, Peter Vinthagen Simpson travels to Österlen in southern Sweden, where the annual Open Studio Week kicks off the holiday season this Good Friday.
Ola Brunkert, a session musician who recorded and toured with the Swedish pop group ABBA, has been found dead at his home in Spain after apparently falling from a window, police said Monday.
After a 12 day strike that forced Berliners to improvise their way around town, the metro and bus systems are back on track, but on a limited schedule.
On Monday German Chancellor Angela Merkel laid a wreath at Israel's Holocaust memorial on a highly symbolic visit marking the 60th anniversary of the founding of Jewish state after the Nazi genocide.
The dollar temporarily fell below the six kronor in morning trading before returning to just above six kronor per dollar.
German industrial giant Siemens issued a surprise profit warning on Monday, saying second quarter earnings would be cut by some €900 million ($1.4 billion dollars) after a review of major projects.
Winter made a belated return to western Sweden on Monday morning with snow causing major traffic problems.
The euro reached a record high against the dollar at $1.5907 early Monday morning - again.
The United States Army has announced that Jeremiah W. Carmack was the soldier killed last week by German police.
Many doctors agree to sign sick notes for patients who wish to go on sick leave despite not always believing their claims to be justified, a new study has shown.
The wreck of a lost Australian cruiser sunk in a World War II naval battle more than 66 years ago has been found off the coast of Western Australia, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd announced Monday.
Sweden's Louise Friberg fired a final round seven-under 65 as she rallied from a 10-shot deficit to capture the LPGA's MasterCard Classic in Mexico City on Sunday.