France makes handball history in Malmö thriller
Sweden

France makes handball history in Malmö thriller

France made handball history on Sunday as they won their fourth consecutive major title with a 37-35 victory over Denmark in Malmö.

Swedish town unveils ice cool Jesus
Sweden

Swedish town unveils ice cool Jesus

Badelunda parish in Västerås in eastern Sweden is celebrating its 40th birthday by unveiling a sculpture of Jesus, made entirely from one block of ice by Ice Hotel artist Tjåsa Gusfors.

Hundreds of ships still stuck by Rhine wreck
Germany

Hundreds of ships still stuck by Rhine wreck

Nearly three weeks after the chemical tanker Waldhof capsized in the Rhine River, a backlog of up to 400 ships are waiting to travel down the vital waterway.

Hells Angels wrap themselves in the law to fight against ban
Germany

Hells Angels wrap themselves in the law to fight against ban

The Hells Angels biker gang says it will challenge any legal bid to ban it across in Germany – as far as the European Court of Justice.

Love Parade witnesses say police ordered fatal fence opening
Germany

Love Parade witnesses say police ordered fatal fence opening

Around half a year after the Love Parade catastrophe, which killed 21 people and left more than 500 injured, serious allegations have emerged that the police ordered the barriers be opened, leading to the deadly crush.

Cross-eyed opossum on diet to improve health and eye alignment
Germany

Cross-eyed opossum on diet to improve health and eye alignment

A cross-eyed opossum from Leipzig Zoo has been put on a diet which will not only make her slimmer and healthier – it may also help her eyes look in the same direction.

Most expect inflation to wipe out any income increase
Germany

Most expect inflation to wipe out any income increase

Despite the economic revival, only 6 percent of the German population expect to have more money in their pockets this year than last according to a survey.

Ten killed, dozens injured in train crash
Germany

Ten killed, dozens injured in train crash

Ten people were killed in a horror rail smash Saturday night in Saxony-Anhalt when a goods train and passenger train collided head-on.

Sweden issues Egypt travel warning
Sweden

Sweden issues Egypt travel warning

Sweden's foreign ministry has issued a formal warning against travel to all of Egypt with Swedish holidaymakers already in the country set to be evacuated as unrest continues.

Zlatan scores winner as Milan sets Serie A pace
Sweden

Zlatan scores winner as Milan sets Serie A pace

Goals from Robinho and Zlatan Ibrahimovic sent Milan seven points clear at the top of Italy's Serie A all three points were secured in a 2-0 win at Catania on Saturday.

Swedish radio to launch its own ‘WikiLeaks’
Sweden

Swedish radio to launch its own ‘WikiLeaks’

Sveriges Radio (SR) has announced that it is set to launch Radioleaks - a service that makes it possible to digitally transmit sensitive information securely.