Deutsche Telekom said on Friday it has hired a retired judge to conduct an internal probe after a spying scandal involving journalists sparked a raid by prosecutors this week.
German police have discovered a well-preserved WWII anti-aircraft cannon in a German man's garage in part of a series of raids that uncovered more than €100,000 in illegal weapons, German daily Berliner Morgenpost reported on Thursday.
Germany and Turkey on Friday inked an agreement to open a joint university in Istanbul by late 2009 to bolster cultural and political ties between the two countries.
David Landes reviews what the Swedish press had to say about the importance of the Iraq conference held this week in Stockholm.
Malmö's specially designed dog waste receptacles are so popular that they don't stay on the street very long. So far this year, thieves have swiped up to 170,000 kronor (28,260$) worth of the stainless steel doggy doo bins.
Thomas Jisander, one of the principals in the so-called Trustor affair has been convicted by the Stockholm District Court for grave embezzlement.
Stockholm police have arrested two men for helping to run a prostitute ring under the guise of a cleaning company.
After years of wrangling, the lower house of the German parliament on Friday gave the green light to a partial privatization of the country's railways.
Government investigator Thorbjörn Larsson's report uncovers shocking evidence that Sweden treats its aged as mere bodies, not worthy of any integrity, soul or interests of their own.
Barrie Kosky, the enfant terrible of Australia’s theatre scene, talks with David Wroe about his production of Cole Porter’s Kiss Me Kate opening at Berlin’s Komische Oper on Saturday night.
As Sweden announced plans to reopen its Baghdad embassy later this year, Iraq's prime minister also called for Iraqi refugees to return to their former homeland.
An overwhelming majority of Germans chose Barack Obama as their favourite candidate for the US presidency, according to a poll published on Friday.
According to Statistics Sweden, the country's GDP's growth statistics for the year's first quarter are considerably lower than economists expected.
Hitler is back in Berlin as a wax figure at a new Madame Tussauds wax museum, and some German politicians are outraged.
Strong storms in North Rhine-Westphalia and parts of southwestern Germany flooded cellars and caused mudslides on Friday morning.
Kenyan police have arrested a Swedish man in his 50s accused of the attempted rape ofa 7-year-old girl.
As German dairy farmers continued their delivery strike on Friday, the BDM dairy association said it expected milk would start to become scarce on the fourth day of protests over low prices.
German police have arrested the suspected murderer of a 10-year-old Bavarian girl nearly three decades after he committed the crime.
Several potential Olympic gold medallists will be lining up at Berlin's Olympic Stadium on Sunday when the IAAF Golden League season gets underway.
More teenage girls than boys have had sex with someone of the same gender, according to a new dissertation from the Sahlgrenska Academy in Gothenburg.
The child rape scandal surrounding a youth club leader in the central Swedish town of Västerås continues to grow.
Municipalities in Sweden should be required to accept refugees, a government inquiry has concluded.