Zlatan on target as Milan keep pace with Juve
Sweden

Zlatan on target as Milan keep pace with Juve

Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice to help AC Milan to victory over Siena on Sunday to keep the Rossoneri's slim hopes of catching Serie A leaders Juventus alive.

UK researchers: ‘we have a permit for the bees’
Sweden

UK researchers: ‘we have a permit for the bees’

The research team behind the project to translocate a 100 short-haired bumblebees in a bid to re-establish a population in the UK, has insisted that it has the full backing of the Swedish authorities despite widespread criticism.

Aldi staff ‘filmed women shoppers bending over’
Germany

Aldi staff ‘filmed women shoppers bending over’

Employees at Aldi Süd secretly filmed female customers – especially those wearing short skirts and revealing tops – and swapped the videos among themselves, according to allegations published in Der Spiegel.

Tymoshenko’s daughter pleas for German help
Germany

Tymoshenko’s daughter pleas for German help

In a dramatic appeal, the daughter of imprisoned former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko pleaded with the German government to save her mother’s life “before it is too late.”

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Switzerland

Six dead in small plane crash in Switzerland

Six people, including the pilot, died when a small tourist plane crashed in a field in western Switzerland, regional police said on Sunday.

Germany’s new singing ‘superstar’ is Swiss
Germany

Germany’s new singing ‘superstar’ is Swiss

Germany’s new superstar is 17-year-old Swiss singer Luca Hänni, who beat out the competition Saturday evening in the popular Deutschland Sucht den Superstar ("Germany Seeks a Superstar") television show.

Coalition remains divided over childcare payments
Germany

Coalition remains divided over childcare payments

German lawmaker Dorothee Bär plans to go back to work eight weeks after the birth of her third child at the end of the minimum maternity leave, as she did for her first two children.

Merkel’s partners reach key five percent support
Germany

Merkel’s partners reach key five percent support

The struggling Free Democratic Party obtained the key five percent of national support for the first time since August of last year, according to a poll released Sunday. This could put the junior coalition partner back in the political game.

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Sweden

UK bumblebee push sparks Swedish anger

A plan by British researchers to reintroduce an extinct bumblebee to the UK by collecting 100 queens from Sweden has prompted an angry reaction from Swedish environmentalists who fear for the species' survival.

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Sweden

Study: apathetic refugee kids are not faking it

A Swedish study has found that apathetic refugee children suffer from dramatic changes in hormone levels connected to chronic stress, concluding that the condition is thus genuine.

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Sweden

Two men shot in Norrköping

Two men were gunned down in central Norrköping on Saturday night, with one of them still in a critical condition on Sunday morning.