A German appeals court on Monday confirmed a 15-year prison sentence handed to a woman for killing eight of her newborn babies in the country's worst post-war infanticide case.
German airlines remain cool to in-flight mobile services despite EU approval on Monday of technology allowing air passengers to use their phones throughout Europe.
The newspaper Expressen may face legal action after publishing the wrong picture with a front-page story about the suicide of a Swedish musician.
The head of German state development bank KfW, Ingrid Matthäus-Maier, has resigned amid the subprime mess at its affiliated business lender IKB.
Increasing numbers of Swedes anticipate a rise in housing prices in the near future, according to SEB bank's house price indicator.
The Left Party’s governing board wants to allow the downloading of copyrighted films and music for personal use.
Consumers in the Middle East are boycotting products from Danish-Swedish dairy group Arla Foods because of the publication of cartoons of the Muslim prophet Muhammad in Danish newspapers, Arla said on Monday.
German state railway operator Deutsche Bahn has outraged Holocaust survivor groups by refusing to allow a traveling train exhibition into Berlin's main station.
Police plan to dive in the waters the Arboga River to search for a what may be a weapon used in the murder of two small children three weeks ago.
A court in Munich ruled on Monday that a chewed-on döner kebab thrown at a restaurant worker posed no threat to her dignity as a human being.
Construction workers have discovered a mass grave from the Thirty Years' War while laying a pipeline in the German state of Bavaria.
Selling ice cream and candy with enticing melodies ought to be outlawed because it is connected to child obesity.
A teenage student in possession of sexually explicit photos of his Swedish school teacher claims the woman was trying to seduce him, reports the Göteborgs Tidning (GT) newspaper.
The relatives of a German patient who died after being wrongly accused of imagining his illness will be paid for the medical mistake.
Russian billionaire Leonard Blavatnik wants to invest in the German low-cost airline Air Berlin, airline boss Joachim Hunold told the Berlin daily Der Tagesspiegel in comments published on Monday.
The Swedish government has said it wants to reduce social fees further for people under 26, to about 15 percent, compared with 30 percent for other employees. The Left Party's labour affairs spokesperson, Josefin Brink, argues that it is a waste of resources to shower private companies with tax breaks without demanding something in return.
German public worker’s union Verdi has charged the northern branch of discount grocery chain Aldi for breaking the German works council constitution act, the Monday edition of daily Süddeutschen Zeitung reported on Monday.
The people of Röcken are looking to late German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche to save them. The eastern German town has for 108 years been the proud resting place of Nietzsche and it has now turned his grave into its strongest argument to halt a coal mining project that would wipe it off the map.
After conducting successful tests in Linköping and Örnholdsvik, Sweden’s Road Authority (Vägverket) wants to implement new rules to curb speeds of vehicles driving near buses.
In the affair involving secret training of Libyan security forces by German police, Interior Minister Ingo Wolf for the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) has announced that the state will review the last few years of vacation records for all police special forces officers.
A 39-year-old man was shot in the back on Sunday night in Alby south of Stockholm.
The 10-year-old girl who disappeared from Stjärnsund outside of Hedemora in Dalarna in central Sweden on Saturday has still not been found as of early Monday morning, and police have now classified the case as a kidnapping.