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Saturday 4th December

UPDATE: What travellers from Europe to UK need to know about new Covid test rules

UPDATE: What travellers from Europe to UK need to know about new Covid test rules

With the worsening Covid-19 situation across Europe and the spread of the new Omicron variant, the UK has announced yet more new testing rules for arrivals. Here's what you need to know about the new requirement for pre-departure tests.

‘I simply forgot’: Danish PM apologises for shopping without face mask
Denmark

‘I simply forgot’: Danish PM apologises for shopping without face mask

Everything that changes in Austria in December 2021
Austria

Everything that changes in Austria in December 2021

IN PICS: More than 40,000 protest vaccine mandate in Vienna
Austria

IN PICS: More than 40,000 protest vaccine mandate in Vienna

What are the travel rules between Spain and Portugal this December?
Spain

What are the travel rules between Spain and Portugal this December?

Le Havre rules: How to talk about French towns beginning with Le, La or Les
France

Le Havre rules: How to talk about French towns beginning with Le, La or Les

PROFILE: Valérie Pécresse, the first female Republican candidate for French president
France

PROFILE: Valérie Pécresse, the first female Republican candidate for French president

France’s right wing party chooses Paris region chief as presidential candidate
France

France’s right wing party chooses Paris region chief as presidential candidate

Explained: Why is so Sweden so worried about the EU’s minimum wage plan?
Sweden

Explained: Why is so Sweden so worried about the EU’s minimum wage plan?

How Germany has made it easier to cancel broadband and phone contracts
Germany

How Germany has made it easier to cancel broadband and phone contracts

What you should know if you’re invited to a Norwegian ‘julebord’
Norway

What you should know if you’re invited to a Norwegian ‘julebord’

What is the Le Touquet treaty and why do French politicians want to scrap it?
France

What is the Le Touquet treaty and why do French politicians want to scrap it?

‘Every vaccine helps’: Merkel implores Germans to get jabbed
Germany

‘Every vaccine helps’: Merkel implores Germans to get jabbed

Swedish 17-year-old shot dead at hairdressers in Copenhagen

Swedish 17-year-old shot dead at hairdressers in Copenhagen

Altbau vs Neubau: What’s the difference and which should I rent in Austria?
Austria

Altbau vs Neubau: What’s the difference and which should I rent in Austria?

KEY POINTS: What changes about life in Denmark in December 2021
Denmark

KEY POINTS: What changes about life in Denmark in December 2021

How to get Spain’s Covid health pass for daily affairs in your region
Spain

How to get Spain’s Covid health pass for daily affairs in your region

What changes about life in Norway in December 2021
Norway

What changes about life in Norway in December 2021

KEY POINTS: Germany’s new Covid rules to fight fourth wave
Germany

KEY POINTS: Germany’s new Covid rules to fight fourth wave

What changes in France in December 2021
France

What changes in France in December 2021

Season saved for Swiss ski resorts as quarantine is lifted
Switzerland

Season saved for Swiss ski resorts as quarantine is lifted

Swedish ‘female empowerment’ declaration blocked at OSCE council
Sweden

Swedish ‘female empowerment’ declaration blocked at OSCE council

Boy who survived cable car crash leaves Israel for Italy
Italy

Boy who survived cable car crash leaves Israel for Italy

French coach says ‘defended’ himself against judo champion
France

French coach says ‘defended’ himself against judo champion

Friday 3rd December

Switzerland to scrap quarantine requirement for all arrivals
Switzerland

Switzerland to scrap quarantine requirement for all arrivals

Switzerland is to remove the need for travellers arriving from any country to enter quarantine. From Saturday it will replace the requirement with more extensive testing measures.

Italy to pay €57m compensation over Venice cruise ship ban
Italy

Italy to pay €57m compensation over Venice cruise ship ban

Digestif: Do France’s after-dinner drinks actually help digestion?
France

Digestif: Do France’s after-dinner drinks actually help digestion?

BREXIT: Could France let Brits stay more than 90 days without a visa?
France

BREXIT: Could France let Brits stay more than 90 days without a visa?

Berlin tightens Covid rules with dancing ban
Germany

Berlin tightens Covid rules with dancing ban

What will happen to Austria’s property market in 2022?
Austria

What will happen to Austria’s property market in 2022?

EXPLAINED: How Italy’s Covid green pass rules change on December 6th
Italy

EXPLAINED: How Italy’s Covid green pass rules change on December 6th

French schools ban foie gras Christmas lunches
France

French schools ban foie gras Christmas lunches

Italian meets international: What it’s really like to live in Milan
Italy

Italian meets international: What it’s really like to live in Milan

Half of Swedish adults have received a Covid-19 vaccine pass
Sweden

Half of Swedish adults have received a Covid-19 vaccine pass

TRAVEL: Germany adds Switzerland and Poland to Covid ‘high-risk’ list

TRAVEL: Germany adds Switzerland and Poland to Covid ‘high-risk’ list

Germany considers extradition of Briton who ‘spied for Russia’
Germany

Germany considers extradition of Briton who ‘spied for Russia’

Denmark’s Covid-19 hospitalisation figure ‘could reach 750’ in December
Denmark

Denmark’s Covid-19 hospitalisation figure ‘could reach 750’ in December

French champagne houses expect bumper 2021 sales
France

French champagne houses expect bumper 2021 sales

Queues form at Norwegian borders after new Covid-19 test rules take effect
Norway

Queues form at Norwegian borders after new Covid-19 test rules take effect

‘Why I used to hate living in Rome as a foreigner – and why I changed my mind’
Italy

‘Why I used to hate living in Rome as a foreigner – and why I changed my mind’

Danish government confirms delay to 2022 budget
Denmark

Danish government confirms delay to 2022 budget

Tell us: What do you think of Sweden’s vaccine pass rules for events?
Sweden

Tell us: What do you think of Sweden’s vaccine pass rules for events?

Eight ways to annoy your Swiss friends
Switzerland

Eight ways to annoy your Swiss friends

Covid-19 in Austria: Follow the latest developments as they happen
Austria

Covid-19 in Austria: Follow the latest developments as they happen

Italian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine using fake arm
Italy

Italian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine using fake arm

Switzerland announces tighter Covid measures
Switzerland

Switzerland announces tighter Covid measures

German word of the day: Der Wellenbrecher
Germany

German word of the day: Der Wellenbrecher

Austria names its sixth chancellor in five years
Austria

Austria names its sixth chancellor in five years

What’s going on with Austrian politics?
Austria

What’s going on with Austrian politics?

What travellers need to know about Norway’s colour-coded quarantine travel map 
Norway

What travellers need to know about Norway’s colour-coded quarantine travel map 

Switzerland flags new measures, expansion of Covid certificate
Switzerland

Switzerland flags new measures, expansion of Covid certificate

QUIZ: How well do you know German history?
Germany

QUIZ: How well do you know German history?

Norway tightens Covid-19 testing rules for travellers 
Norway

Norway tightens Covid-19 testing rules for travellers 

Danish businesses and households share burden of high energy bills
Denmark

Danish businesses and households share burden of high energy bills

Covid measures have come ‘too late’, warns German Health Minister
Germany

Covid measures have come ‘too late’, warns German Health Minister

Tell us: Is Paris really such a bad city for foreign residents?
France

Tell us: Is Paris really such a bad city for foreign residents?

Rome and Milan ranked ‘worst’ cities to live in by foreign residents – again
Italy

Rome and Milan ranked ‘worst’ cities to live in by foreign residents – again

Paris ranked as one of worst cities for foreign residents – again
France

Paris ranked as one of worst cities for foreign residents – again

French motorway toll charges set to rise next year
France

French motorway toll charges set to rise next year

At least 17 suspected Omicron Covid-19 cases after Oslo Christmas party
Norway

At least 17 suspected Omicron Covid-19 cases after Oslo Christmas party

French Word of the Day: Benjamin
France

French Word of the Day: Benjamin

Should you get a booster jab in Switzerland or wait for Omicron vaccine?
Switzerland

Should you get a booster jab in Switzerland or wait for Omicron vaccine?

How to cut travel costs by carpooling in Spain: Eight trustworthy options
Spain

How to cut travel costs by carpooling in Spain: Eight trustworthy options

German health experts fear new Covid measures won’t break fourth wave
Germany

German health experts fear new Covid measures won’t break fourth wave

What you should know about dining out in Norway
Norway

What you should know about dining out in Norway

Swedish word of the day: snögubbe
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: snögubbe

What’s in a name? Getting to grips with the Swedish postal system
Sweden

What’s in a name? Getting to grips with the Swedish postal system

French PM announces new meeting on France’s Christmas Covid rules
France

French PM announces new meeting on France’s Christmas Covid rules

How much will it snow in Denmark this weekend?
Denmark

How much will it snow in Denmark this weekend?

What happens when migrants go missing on the Atlantic route to Spain
Spain

What happens when migrants go missing on the Atlantic route to Spain

Spain rules out EU’s advice on compulsory Covid-19 vaccination 
Spain

Spain rules out EU’s advice on compulsory Covid-19 vaccination 

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Friday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Friday 

German military bids Merkel farewell after 16 ‘eventful’ years
Germany

German military bids Merkel farewell after 16 ‘eventful’ years

Nine confirmed cases of Omicron Covid variant in France
France

Nine confirmed cases of Omicron Covid variant in France

MAP: The Italian regions at risk of becoming ‘yellow’ zones in December
Italy

MAP: The Italian regions at risk of becoming ‘yellow’ zones in December

‘I can’t go back’: Syrian refugees in Denmark face limbo after status revoked
Denmark

‘I can’t go back’: Syrian refugees in Denmark face limbo after status revoked

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Friday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Friday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

France rejects having UK police and soldiers patrol its beaches
France

France rejects having UK police and soldiers patrol its beaches

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Friday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Friday

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Friday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Friday

Thursday 2nd December

UPDATE: First Omicron cases detected in Zurich and Bern
Switzerland

UPDATE: First Omicron cases detected in Zurich and Bern

The first cases of the new Omicron variant have been detected in Zurich and Bern, bringing the total number of cases in Switzerland to five.

Covid: Public transport cut in Zurich region due to staff shortages
Switzerland

Covid: Public transport cut in Zurich region due to staff shortages

Merkel airs support for compulsory Covid jabs ahead of vote
Germany

Merkel airs support for compulsory Covid jabs ahead of vote

Will Switzerland make Covid testing free once more?
Switzerland

Will Switzerland make Covid testing free once more?

Spanish property news: Co-ownership, best mortgages and ‘barrios’ where prices have fallen most
Spain

Spanish property news: Co-ownership, best mortgages and ‘barrios’ where prices have fallen most

Sweden plans stricter Covid measures ‘next week’ amid rise in infections
Sweden

Sweden plans stricter Covid measures ‘next week’ amid rise in infections

IN PICTURES: Early December blizzards disrupt Denmark
Denmark

IN PICTURES: Early December blizzards disrupt Denmark

Germany to ban fireworks on New Year’s Eve
Germany

Germany to ban fireworks on New Year’s Eve

Which foreign Covid vaccine passes are valid at public events in Sweden?
Sweden

Which foreign Covid vaccine passes are valid at public events in Sweden?

Deadline approaches for Brits in Sweden to apply for post-Brexit status
Sweden

Deadline approaches for Brits in Sweden to apply for post-Brexit status

Norwegian government announces tighter Covid-19 rules in Oslo
Norway

Norwegian government announces tighter Covid-19 rules in Oslo

Austria’s ex-chancellor Kurz quits politics
Austria

Austria’s ex-chancellor Kurz quits politics

French conservatives pick shortlisted candidates
France

French conservatives pick shortlisted candidates

New Swedish government’s plans to tighten work permit rules
Sweden

New Swedish government’s plans to tighten work permit rules

Germany to impose sweeping new Covid curbs on the unvaccinated
Germany

Germany to impose sweeping new Covid curbs on the unvaccinated

Merkel picks ‘highlight’ by punkrocker for farewell parade
Germany

Merkel picks ‘highlight’ by punkrocker for farewell parade

Germany issues almost a million Covid jabs in a day
Germany

Germany issues almost a million Covid jabs in a day

EXPLAINED: How will Switzerland enforce the Covid certificate in private homes?
Switzerland

EXPLAINED: How will Switzerland enforce the Covid certificate in private homes?

Danish Covid-19 infections fall back following record day
Denmark

Danish Covid-19 infections fall back following record day

Austria’s ‘Word of the Year’ and what it tells us about the country
Austria

Austria’s ‘Word of the Year’ and what it tells us about the country

Should I cancel my trip between France and the UK this Christmas?
France

Should I cancel my trip between France and the UK this Christmas?

14 fascinating facts about the Spanish language
Spain

14 fascinating facts about the Spanish language

Why does Norway gift the UK a Christmas tree every year? 
Norway

Why does Norway gift the UK a Christmas tree every year? 

Everything that changes in December in Switzerland
Switzerland

Everything that changes in December in Switzerland

How can tourists and people vaccinated abroad get Spain’s Covid health pass for daily affairs?
Spain

How can tourists and people vaccinated abroad get Spain’s Covid health pass for daily affairs?

Scholz’s election as German chancellor planned for December 8th
Germany

Scholz’s election as German chancellor planned for December 8th

Ten phrases to talk about cold and wet weather like a true Italian
Italy

Ten phrases to talk about cold and wet weather like a true Italian

Who will France’s traditional right-wing party chose to challenge Macron?
France

Who will France’s traditional right-wing party chose to challenge Macron?

Franco-Austrian Covid jab under EU review

Franco-Austrian Covid jab under EU review

Covid-19: What to expect if you are travelling to and from Norway this Christmas
Norway

Covid-19: What to expect if you are travelling to and from Norway this Christmas

French Word of the Day: Gougnafier
France

French Word of the Day: Gougnafier

Danish Oscar hopeful sketches human face of Afghan refugee crisis
Denmark

Danish Oscar hopeful sketches human face of Afghan refugee crisis

Spain’s Málaga voted second best city in the world for foreign residents 
Spain

Spain’s Málaga voted second best city in the world for foreign residents 

Snow, wind and cold nights: Winter weather on the way in Switzerland
Switzerland

Snow, wind and cold nights: Winter weather on the way in Switzerland

Denmark urges public to get booster jabs after Covid-19 infections break record
Denmark

Denmark urges public to get booster jabs after Covid-19 infections break record

LATEST: France’s new Covid test rules for all non-EU arrivals
France

LATEST: France’s new Covid test rules for all non-EU arrivals

Swedish word of the day: julbord
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: julbord

What are the Covid rules if you’re playing or watching sport in France?
France

What are the Covid rules if you’re playing or watching sport in France?

NEW: Travellers from Europe to US face tougher Covid test restrictions

NEW: Travellers from Europe to US face tougher Covid test restrictions

Omicron in Switzerland: Vaccinated people also have to quarantine
Switzerland

Omicron in Switzerland: Vaccinated people also have to quarantine

‘We need to be careful’: Will France have a normal Christmas this year?
France

‘We need to be careful’: Will France have a normal Christmas this year?

Austrian surgeon amputates wrong leg
Austria

Austrian surgeon amputates wrong leg

Italy approves Covid vaccine for 5-11 year olds: what you need to know
Italy

Italy approves Covid vaccine for 5-11 year olds: what you need to know

REVEALED: Why Covid rates in some Swiss cantons are ‘five times’ higher

REVEALED: Why Covid rates in some Swiss cantons are ‘five times’ higher

UPDATE: The new rules for travel between Germany and the UK
Germany

UPDATE: The new rules for travel between Germany and the UK

Ex French president Sarkozy loses bid to have Gaddafi probe halted
France

Ex French president Sarkozy loses bid to have Gaddafi probe halted

Nearly 40 percent of Swiss residents have ‘migration background’
Switzerland

Nearly 40 percent of Swiss residents have ‘migration background’

Spain’s global hit series ‘Money Heist’ reaches end
Spain

Spain’s global hit series ‘Money Heist’ reaches end

French MPs debate law to make school bullying punishable by 3 years in jail
France

French MPs debate law to make school bullying punishable by 3 years in jail

Northern Germany hit by severe winds and storms
Germany

Northern Germany hit by severe winds and storms

Spain says Omicron close contacts must quarantine as third case detected 
Spain

Spain says Omicron close contacts must quarantine as third case detected 

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday 

Danish Ikea store shelters staff and customers overnight during snowstorm
Denmark

Danish Ikea store shelters staff and customers overnight during snowstorm

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday

Electricity bills in Italy could rise by up to 25 percent from January
Italy

Electricity bills in Italy could rise by up to 25 percent from January

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Thursday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Thursday

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Thursday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Thursday

EXPLAINED: Germany’s latest proposals to fight fourth Covid wave
Germany

EXPLAINED: Germany’s latest proposals to fight fourth Covid wave

Today in Sweden: a roundup of the latest news on Thursday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: a roundup of the latest news on Thursday

Wednesday 1st December

Unvaccinated ‘three times more contagious’ than vaccinated in Switzerland
Switzerland

Unvaccinated ‘three times more contagious’ than vaccinated in Switzerland

Switzerland’s Covid task force has released a range of statistical findings about the transmission of the virus, including the fact that those who have not been vaccinated against Covid are three times more likely to infect others.

EXPLAINED: How do Italy’s new Covid rules affect tourists?
Italy

EXPLAINED: How do Italy’s new Covid rules affect tourists?

‘No more ICU beds’ in Zurich as Switzerland hits all-time Covid case record
Switzerland

‘No more ICU beds’ in Zurich as Switzerland hits all-time Covid case record

Guernsey issues post-Brexit fishing licences to French boats
France

Guernsey issues post-Brexit fishing licences to French boats

German word of the day: Der Barbarazweig 

German word of the day: Der Barbarazweig 

Denmark requires travellers from Middle East hubs to take Covid-19 test
Denmark

Denmark requires travellers from Middle East hubs to take Covid-19 test

Madrid to be first region in Spain to vaccinate children under 12
Spain

Madrid to be first region in Spain to vaccinate children under 12

Four injured as WWII bomb explodes near Munich train station
Germany

Four injured as WWII bomb explodes near Munich train station

How foreign citizens can get a booster Covid-19 jab in Denmark
Denmark

How foreign citizens can get a booster Covid-19 jab in Denmark

Masks now obligatory in all markets in France
France

Masks now obligatory in all markets in France

Denmark breaks all-time Covid-19 record with over 5,000 new cases
Denmark

Denmark breaks all-time Covid-19 record with over 5,000 new cases

Vienna ranked top for quality of life… but ‘world’s least friendly city’
Austria

Vienna ranked top for quality of life… but ‘world’s least friendly city’

LATEST: Where to wear a face mask in France
France

LATEST: Where to wear a face mask in France

Have your say: Is it really hard to make friends in Austria?
Austria

Have your say: Is it really hard to make friends in Austria?

KEY POINTS: What are the new Covid travel rules between Switzerland and the UK?
Switzerland

KEY POINTS: What are the new Covid travel rules between Switzerland and the UK?

Swedish word of the day: smällkaramell
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: smällkaramell

French films with English subtitles to watch in December
France

French films with English subtitles to watch in December

How widespread is the Omicron variant in Germany?
Germany

How widespread is the Omicron variant in Germany?

Sweden rolls out Covid passes for events – but some foreigners are still excluded
Sweden

Sweden rolls out Covid passes for events – but some foreigners are still excluded

EXPLAINED: What changes about life in Sweden in December?
Sweden

EXPLAINED: What changes about life in Sweden in December?

Two thirds of Danish municipalities asked to use local Covid-19 measures
Denmark

Two thirds of Danish municipalities asked to use local Covid-19 measures

French Word of the Day: Claquer
France

French Word of the Day: Claquer

Spain rules out new restrictions against Omicron variant
Spain

Spain rules out new restrictions against Omicron variant

Reader question: Can you get a Covid vaccine booster without a French carte vitale?
France

Reader question: Can you get a Covid vaccine booster without a French carte vitale?

Denmark urges concertgoers to take Covid-19 tests after Omicron case
Denmark

Denmark urges concertgoers to take Covid-19 tests after Omicron case

Is Basel the best Swiss city for foreigners and Geneva the worst?
Switzerland

Is Basel the best Swiss city for foreigners and Geneva the worst?

Black people in Germany face ‘widespread’ racism, survey finds
Germany

Black people in Germany face ‘widespread’ racism, survey finds

First Omicron cases detected in Switzerland
Switzerland

First Omicron cases detected in Switzerland

New report: ‘Mild and tardy measures’ led to Sweden’s Covid death rate
Sweden

New report: ‘Mild and tardy measures’ led to Sweden’s Covid death rate

ANALYSIS: How will the 2022 budget change life in Norway?
Norway

ANALYSIS: How will the 2022 budget change life in Norway?

IN PICTURES: France honours Josephine Baker at the Pantheon
France

IN PICTURES: France honours Josephine Baker at the Pantheon

Austria to open shops on last advent Sunday after lockdown
Austria

Austria to open shops on last advent Sunday after lockdown

How the pandemic in France has led to an explosion in number of sects
France

How the pandemic in France has led to an explosion in number of sects

Germany sees highest number of daily Covid deaths since February
Germany

Germany sees highest number of daily Covid deaths since February

Italian word of the day: ‘Insabbiare’
Italy

Italian word of the day: ‘Insabbiare’

MAP: Where are the worst hit Covid regions in France?
France

MAP: Where are the worst hit Covid regions in France?

Anders Tegnell: ‘Omicron won’t change Sweden’s Covid strategy’
Sweden

Anders Tegnell: ‘Omicron won’t change Sweden’s Covid strategy’

Everything that changes in Germany in December 2021
Germany

Everything that changes in Germany in December 2021

Schools update: Italy makes a U-turn on Covid distance learning rules
Italy

Schools update: Italy makes a U-turn on Covid distance learning rules

France recommends Covid-19 vaccine for ‘high-risk’ children from age 5
France

France recommends Covid-19 vaccine for ‘high-risk’ children from age 5

Can travellers land in Switzerland and transit elsewhere under new Covid rules?
Switzerland

Can travellers land in Switzerland and transit elsewhere under new Covid rules?

IN BRIEF: How to get your Covid-19 vaccine pass in Sweden
Sweden

IN BRIEF: How to get your Covid-19 vaccine pass in Sweden

Everything that changes in December in Italy
Italy

Everything that changes in December in Italy

Swiss hoteliers out in the cold as Omicron hits winter bookings
Switzerland

Swiss hoteliers out in the cold as Omicron hits winter bookings

Spain to force banks to offer free 24-hour customer service with trained staff
Spain

Spain to force banks to offer free 24-hour customer service with trained staff

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday 

Europe seeks new leader as Merkel exits the political stage
Germany

Europe seeks new leader as Merkel exits the political stage

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Wednesday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Wednesday

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday

Why is German-speaking Europe lagging on Covid vaccines?

Why is German-speaking Europe lagging on Covid vaccines?

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Wednesday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Wednesday

EXPLAINED: What changes about life in Spain in December 2021?
Spain

EXPLAINED: What changes about life in Spain in December 2021?

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday

Tuesday 30th November

German MPs to decide on compulsory Covid jabs ‘by end of year’
Germany

German MPs to decide on compulsory Covid jabs ‘by end of year’

Germany on Tuesday inched closer to mandatory coronavirus vaccines after incoming Chancellor Olaf Scholz said they were necessary to contain a fierce fourth wave of the pandemic.

Sweden tightens Covid-19 testing guidelines for international arrivals
Sweden

Sweden tightens Covid-19 testing guidelines for international arrivals

Covid-19: Italy considers bringing back outdoor mask requirement
Italy

Covid-19: Italy considers bringing back outdoor mask requirement

Danish prosecutors demand prison over company’s fuel sales to Syria
Denmark

Danish prosecutors demand prison over company’s fuel sales to Syria

Germany to thrash out tougher Covid measures on Thursday
Germany

Germany to thrash out tougher Covid measures on Thursday

KEY POINTS: Everything you need to know about Sweden’s new government
Sweden

KEY POINTS: Everything you need to know about Sweden’s new government

The cheap Italian properties buyers are choosing instead of one-euro homes
Italy

The cheap Italian properties buyers are choosing instead of one-euro homes

Could Christmas in Norway be affected by new Covid-19 measures?
Norway

Could Christmas in Norway be affected by new Covid-19 measures?

Germany sees heavy snowfall as winter blizzard strikes
Germany

Germany sees heavy snowfall as winter blizzard strikes

Sweden gets its first transgender government minister
Sweden

Sweden gets its first transgender government minister

Two new cases of Omicron Covid variant discovered in Sweden
Sweden

Two new cases of Omicron Covid variant discovered in Sweden

Covid-19: Data suggests Danish epidemic ‘becoming stable’
Denmark

Covid-19: Data suggests Danish epidemic ‘becoming stable’

Denmark’s toy giant Lego offers staff bonus after bumper year
Denmark

Denmark’s toy giant Lego offers staff bonus after bumper year

Norway rules out 2022 oil licences in unexplored areas
Norway

Norway rules out 2022 oil licences in unexplored areas

IN BRIEF: Norway’s new national Covid-19 measures
Norway

IN BRIEF: Norway’s new national Covid-19 measures

UPDATE: What are the current rules for entering Switzerland?
Switzerland

UPDATE: What are the current rules for entering Switzerland?

Austria’s draft vaccine mandate law to be presented next week
Austria

Austria’s draft vaccine mandate law to be presented next week

Amancio Ortega’s daughter to take over as Zara and Inditex boss
Spain

Amancio Ortega’s daughter to take over as Zara and Inditex boss

Will Germany bring in new Covid ’emergency brake’ restrictions?
Germany

Will Germany bring in new Covid ’emergency brake’ restrictions?

Will Switzerland tighten measures after successful Covid referendum?
Switzerland

Will Switzerland tighten measures after successful Covid referendum?

French Expression of the Day: On n’est pas chez les Bisounours
France

French Expression of the Day: On n’est pas chez les Bisounours

French far-right TV pundit Zemmour announces bid for presidency
France

French far-right TV pundit Zemmour announces bid for presidency

Italian expression of the day: ‘Fare la Cassandra’
Italy

Italian expression of the day: ‘Fare la Cassandra’

Quiz: Test your knowledge of Germany with these 10 questions
Germany

Quiz: Test your knowledge of Germany with these 10 questions

MAP: Which regions in Spain now require a Covid health pass for daily affairs?
Spain

MAP: Which regions in Spain now require a Covid health pass for daily affairs?

‘Critical situation’: Switzerland’s new coronavirus hotspots
Switzerland

‘Critical situation’: Switzerland’s new coronavirus hotspots

Spain’s Valencia region to require Covid health pass for daily affairs from Friday
Spain

Spain’s Valencia region to require Covid health pass for daily affairs from Friday

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday

EXPLAINED: How to receive CAF payments in France
France

EXPLAINED: How to receive CAF payments in France

Austria’s essential shops to close at 7pm during lockdown
Austria

Austria’s essential shops to close at 7pm during lockdown

Barcelona fire kills four, including two children
Spain

Barcelona fire kills four, including two children

EXPLAINED: Why Germany’s stabilising Covid incidence might be a false dawn
Germany

EXPLAINED: Why Germany’s stabilising Covid incidence might be a false dawn

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Tuesday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Tuesday

ORANGE ALERT: More than 30 centimetres of snow set to fall in parts of Sweden
Sweden

ORANGE ALERT: More than 30 centimetres of snow set to fall in parts of Sweden

What are the Covid measures in your Swiss canton?
Switzerland

What are the Covid measures in your Swiss canton?

German constitutional court rules partial lockdown lawful
Germany

German constitutional court rules partial lockdown lawful

IN IMAGES: Spain’s ‘scrap cathedral’ lives on after creator’s death
Spain

IN IMAGES: Spain’s ‘scrap cathedral’ lives on after creator’s death

Putellas becomes second Spanish footballer in history to win Ballon d’Or
Spain

Putellas becomes second Spanish footballer in history to win Ballon d’Or

Switzerland adds Portugal, Canada to mandatory Covid quarantine list
Switzerland

Switzerland adds Portugal, Canada to mandatory Covid quarantine list

KEY POINTS: What are the new Covid travel rules between Italy and the UK?
Italy

KEY POINTS: What are the new Covid travel rules between Italy and the UK?

Spanish woman who escaped Omicron quarantine hotel claimed they were ‘treated like dogs’
Spain

Spanish woman who escaped Omicron quarantine hotel claimed they were ‘treated like dogs’

Deadlock in talks over riots on French Caribbean islands
France

Deadlock in talks over riots on French Caribbean islands

Is Germany on the way to introducing mandatory Covid jabs?
Germany

Is Germany on the way to introducing mandatory Covid jabs?

French-American dancer Josephine Baker to enter France’s Pantheon
France

French-American dancer Josephine Baker to enter France’s Pantheon

Josephine Baker: Dancer, French spy and civil rights activist
France

Josephine Baker: Dancer, French spy and civil rights activist

‘An uncomfortable Christmas’: When will Austria’s Covid lockdown end?
Austria

‘An uncomfortable Christmas’: When will Austria’s Covid lockdown end?

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Tuesday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Tuesday

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday

Monday 29th November

France seeks EU deal with Britain on illegal immigration
France

France seeks EU deal with Britain on illegal immigration

France wants a new post-Brexit accord between Britain and the European Union on handling illegal immigration, in the wake of the disaster in the Channel last week that left 27 migrants dead, Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said on Monday.

Norwegian government and Socialist Left Party agree on 2022 budget
Norway

Norwegian government and Socialist Left Party agree on 2022 budget

Spain reports first case of Omicron Covid variant
Spain

Spain reports first case of Omicron Covid variant

Denmark does not rule out new travel restrictions after Omicron variant detected
Denmark

Denmark does not rule out new travel restrictions after Omicron variant detected

Reader question: Do I need a vaccine booster if I’ve already had Covid?
France

Reader question: Do I need a vaccine booster if I’ve already had Covid?

Switzerland adds Denmark and Australia to quarantine list

Switzerland adds Denmark and Australia to quarantine list

ANALYSIS: How did politics in Sweden get so fiendishly complicated?
Sweden

ANALYSIS: How did politics in Sweden get so fiendishly complicated?

Population of France ‘set to peak in 2044’
France

Population of France ‘set to peak in 2044’

TELL US: Which English words should the Danish language adopt?
Denmark

TELL US: Which English words should the Danish language adopt?

Masks become compulsory again in Paris outdoor spaces
France

Masks become compulsory again in Paris outdoor spaces

Clarification: Switzerland imposes quarantine on all arrivals from UK
Switzerland

Clarification: Switzerland imposes quarantine on all arrivals from UK

Sweden gets new prime minister: Magdalena Andersson wins second vote in parliament
Sweden

Sweden gets new prime minister: Magdalena Andersson wins second vote in parliament

German leaders to discuss tougher Covid restrictions
Germany

German leaders to discuss tougher Covid restrictions

German consumer prices hit 29-year high in November
Germany

German consumer prices hit 29-year high in November

Climate change may have altered the diet of Norwegian polar bears
Norway

Climate change may have altered the diet of Norwegian polar bears

EXPLAINED: Berlin’s latest Covid rules
Germany

EXPLAINED: Berlin’s latest Covid rules

Denmark school closes due to suspected Omicron Covid-19 case
Denmark

Denmark school closes due to suspected Omicron Covid-19 case

Central and southern Italy brace for storms and heavy snow
Italy

Central and southern Italy brace for storms and heavy snow

KEY POINTS: What are the new Covid travel rules between Spain and the UK?
Spain

KEY POINTS: What are the new Covid travel rules between Spain and the UK?

Merkel’s government slams packed Cologne stadium
Germany

Merkel’s government slams packed Cologne stadium

Norway announces tighter Covid-19 isolation rules for suspected Omicron cases 
Norway

Norway announces tighter Covid-19 isolation rules for suspected Omicron cases 

Reader question: Does a booster shot extend the validity of Switzerland’s Covid certificate?
Switzerland

Reader question: Does a booster shot extend the validity of Switzerland’s Covid certificate?

Spain’s inflation soars to 29-year high
Spain

Spain’s inflation soars to 29-year high

Notre-Dame priest denies redesign of French cathedral is too radical
France

Notre-Dame priest denies redesign of French cathedral is too radical

A foreigner’s guide to understanding Swiss politics in five minutes
Switzerland

A foreigner’s guide to understanding Swiss politics in five minutes

French Expression of the Day: Avoir le beurre et l’argent du beurre
France

French Expression of the Day: Avoir le beurre et l’argent du beurre

How Switzerland voted in the Covid referendum
Switzerland

How Switzerland voted in the Covid referendum

What are the new rules for international travel to and from Spain this Christmas?
Spain

What are the new rules for international travel to and from Spain this Christmas?

EXPLAINED: How will Italy’s Covid restrictions change in December?
Italy

EXPLAINED: How will Italy’s Covid restrictions change in December?

This week in France: What you need to know
France

This week in France: What you need to know

‘Get vaccinated’: Italian virologists urge caution over Omicron Covid variant
Italy

‘Get vaccinated’: Italian virologists urge caution over Omicron Covid variant

Covid-19 law: How Switzerland reacted to the referendum results
Switzerland

Covid-19 law: How Switzerland reacted to the referendum results

‘Concerning’ Omicron variant could lead to tighter Covid-19 rules in Norway
Norway

‘Concerning’ Omicron variant could lead to tighter Covid-19 rules in Norway

Will Spain soon vaccinate its children under 12?
Spain

Will Spain soon vaccinate its children under 12?

Germany must be prepared for Omicron variant, warns top virologist
Germany

Germany must be prepared for Omicron variant, warns top virologist

Germany sets up Covid crisis team amid calls for new measures
Germany

Germany sets up Covid crisis team amid calls for new measures

KEY POINTS: The new Covid-19 rules which take effect in Denmark on Monday
Denmark

KEY POINTS: The new Covid-19 rules which take effect in Denmark on Monday

Covid-19 in French schools: What are the rule changes from Monday?
France

Covid-19 in French schools: What are the rule changes from Monday?

‘Impfpflicht’: How will Austria’s mandatory vaccination law work in practice?
Austria

‘Impfpflicht’: How will Austria’s mandatory vaccination law work in practice?

TELL US: What are the most Norwegian things in the world?
Norway

TELL US: What are the most Norwegian things in the world?

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Monday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Monday 

Swedish word of the day: statsminister
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: statsminister

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Monday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Monday

How Sweden became the unlikely home of a booming wine-growing industry
Sweden

How Sweden became the unlikely home of a booming wine-growing industry

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Monday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Monday

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Monday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Monday

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Monday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Monday

TODAY: Swedish parliament to vote on Magdalena Andersson again as prime minister
Sweden

TODAY: Swedish parliament to vote on Magdalena Andersson again as prime minister

Saturday 27th November

Germany confirms two cases of new Covid strain: regional ministry
Germany

Germany confirms two cases of new Covid strain: regional ministry

Germany on Saturday confirmed its first two cases of the new Omicron strain of Covid-19, in travellers who arrived at Munich airport from South Africa, regional officials said.

Spanish police protest in Madrid against ‘gag law’ reform
Spain

Spanish police protest in Madrid against ‘gag law’ reform

Who were the 27 migrants who died in Channel tragedy off French coast?
France

Who were the 27 migrants who died in Channel tragedy off French coast?

BREXIT: Can Spain legally offer more than 90 days to Britons?
Spain

BREXIT: Can Spain legally offer more than 90 days to Britons?

Italy asks regions to track new Covid Omicron variant as EU detects cases
Italy

Italy asks regions to track new Covid Omicron variant as EU detects cases

Italy heading for demographic ‘crisis’ as population set to shrink by a fifth
Italy

Italy heading for demographic ‘crisis’ as population set to shrink by a fifth

EU court refuses to restore ex-Catalan leader’s immunity
Spain

EU court refuses to restore ex-Catalan leader’s immunity

Reader question: Can I have residency in Italy and another country?
Italy

Reader question: Can I have residency in Italy and another country?

EXPLAINED: Everything you have to update when you change address in Spain
Spain

EXPLAINED: Everything you have to update when you change address in Spain

Is Spain proving facts rather than force can convince the unvaccinated?
Spain

Is Spain proving facts rather than force can convince the unvaccinated?

Calendar: When do France’s new Covid measures come into force?
France

Calendar: When do France’s new Covid measures come into force?

Omicron variant poses ‘high to very high’ risk to Europe: EU health agency

Omicron variant poses ‘high to very high’ risk to Europe: EU health agency

German air force transfers patients as clinics fill up
Germany

German air force transfers patients as clinics fill up

Polling: Covid-19 law looks set to win approval of Swiss voters
Switzerland

Polling: Covid-19 law looks set to win approval of Swiss voters

What new Covid-19 rules are likely in Switzerland?
Switzerland

What new Covid-19 rules are likely in Switzerland?

KEY POINTS: What you need to know about Sweden’s next budget
Sweden

KEY POINTS: What you need to know about Sweden’s next budget

How to send parcels to and from Norway this Christmas
Norway

How to send parcels to and from Norway this Christmas

Why is Norway’s domestic Covid-19 certificate not yet in effect? 
Norway

Why is Norway’s domestic Covid-19 certificate not yet in effect? 

IN NUMBERS: The current status of the Covid-19 epidemic in Norway
Norway

IN NUMBERS: The current status of the Covid-19 epidemic in Norway

EXPLAINED: How Covid ‘3G’ rules could work on German public transport
Germany

EXPLAINED: How Covid ‘3G’ rules could work on German public transport

KEY POINTS: Germany’s next government unveils coalition pact
Germany

KEY POINTS: Germany’s next government unveils coalition pact

Friday 26th November

So… who is the prime minister of Sweden right now?
Sweden

So… who is the prime minister of Sweden right now?

Magdalena Andersson, the first woman to get confirmed as prime minister by the Swedish parliament, quit before even taking office. So who's running the country?

Spain’s Catalonia suspends Covid health pass as website crashes
Spain

Spain’s Catalonia suspends Covid health pass as website crashes

Denmark to give Covid-19 vaccination to children aged 5 to 11
Denmark

Denmark to give Covid-19 vaccination to children aged 5 to 11

Paris archbishop offers to resign after ‘ambiguous behaviour’ with woman
France

Paris archbishop offers to resign after ‘ambiguous behaviour’ with woman

EXPLAINED: What Germany’s new government means for citizenship and naturalisation

EXPLAINED: What Germany’s new government means for citizenship and naturalisation

Danish refugee board overturns decisions to send home Syrians
Denmark

Danish refugee board overturns decisions to send home Syrians

French fishermen block ports and Channel Tunnel lorries in Brexit protest
France

French fishermen block ports and Channel Tunnel lorries in Brexit protest

How Italy came to be Europe’s coffee capital
Italy

How Italy came to be Europe’s coffee capital

Denmark strictly limits travel from seven African countries due to Covid-19 variant
Denmark

Denmark strictly limits travel from seven African countries due to Covid-19 variant

A guide to Erich Kästner: the father of German children’s books
Germany

A guide to Erich Kästner: the father of German children’s books

What’s on TV – French series and films to stream
France

What’s on TV – French series and films to stream

Is the lockdown boosting Austria’s sluggish vaccination rate?
Austria

Is the lockdown boosting Austria’s sluggish vaccination rate?

Can I have a fire in my backyard or courtyard in Switzerland?
Switzerland

Can I have a fire in my backyard or courtyard in Switzerland?

Covid infections in Sweden on the rise
Sweden

Covid infections in Sweden on the rise

‘So many dead next to us’: French fisherman recalls Channel horror
France

‘So many dead next to us’: French fisherman recalls Channel horror

Reader question: What changes for me in France if I get an Irish passport?
France

Reader question: What changes for me in France if I get an Irish passport?

The five weirdest and best reality TV shows for improving your German
Germany

The five weirdest and best reality TV shows for improving your German

One dead after apartment building fire in northern Swedish town
Sweden

One dead after apartment building fire in northern Swedish town

Spain suspends flights with South Africa and Botswana over new Covid variant
Spain

Spain suspends flights with South Africa and Botswana over new Covid variant

Danish authorities ‘alert’ over Covid-19 variant
Denmark

Danish authorities ‘alert’ over Covid-19 variant

Covid-19 in Austria: Follow the latest developments as they happen
Austria

Covid-19 in Austria: Follow the latest developments as they happen

10 police hurt as violence spreads on French Caribbean islands
France

10 police hurt as violence spreads on French Caribbean islands

Registered partnerships: What are the rules in Austria?
Austria

Registered partnerships: What are the rules in Austria?

WATCH: Viral Norwegian Christmas ad where Santa has a boyfriend
Norway

WATCH: Viral Norwegian Christmas ad where Santa has a boyfriend

Reader question: How long is Switzerland’s Covid certificate valid for?
Switzerland

Reader question: How long is Switzerland’s Covid certificate valid for?

Germany to ban travel from South Africa over new Covid variant
Germany

Germany to ban travel from South Africa over new Covid variant

In which of Switzerland’s neighbours does the Covid certificate have shorter validity?
Switzerland

In which of Switzerland’s neighbours does the Covid certificate have shorter validity?

Italy and France sign Rome treaty aimed at changing EU power balance

Italy and France sign Rome treaty aimed at changing EU power balance

France suspends travel from 7 African countries over Covid variant
France

France suspends travel from 7 African countries over Covid variant

Italy to cut income tax for lower earners
Italy

Italy to cut income tax for lower earners

ANALYSIS: Are France’s new Covid rules enough for Macron to avoid a lockdown?
France

ANALYSIS: Are France’s new Covid rules enough for Macron to avoid a lockdown?

Could Norway bring back national Covid-19 measures? 
Norway

Could Norway bring back national Covid-19 measures? 

German Health Minister calls for ‘massive contact restrictions’ to fight Covid
Germany

German Health Minister calls for ‘massive contact restrictions’ to fight Covid

Swiss president tells cantons to prepare hospitals for Covid patients
Switzerland

Swiss president tells cantons to prepare hospitals for Covid patients

French Expression of the Day: Mon oeil
France

French Expression of the Day: Mon oeil

How many people in Spain have died after getting the Covid-19 vaccine?
Spain

How many people in Spain have died after getting the Covid-19 vaccine?

‘We are worried’: Switzerland preparing for riots ahead of Sunday’s Covid vote
Switzerland

‘We are worried’: Switzerland preparing for riots ahead of Sunday’s Covid vote

Austria bans flights from southern Africa over new Covid-19 variant
Austria

Austria bans flights from southern Africa over new Covid-19 variant

Can tourists use the French health pass without a booster?
France

Can tourists use the French health pass without a booster?

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Friday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Friday

Merkel gives stark warning as Germany’s Covid death toll tops 100,000
Germany

Merkel gives stark warning as Germany’s Covid death toll tops 100,000

Italian expression of the day: ‘Stare con le mani in mano’
Italy

Italian expression of the day: ‘Stare con le mani in mano’

French mayor’s foie gras ban prompts fury from farmers
France

French mayor’s foie gras ban prompts fury from farmers

Annalena Baerbock to become Germany’s first woman foreign minister
Germany

Annalena Baerbock to become Germany’s first woman foreign minister

Swedish word of the day: röra
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: röra

Lawyers eye action against Norway and others blocking Covid jab patent waiver
Norway

Lawyers eye action against Norway and others blocking Covid jab patent waiver

Face masks to return in Denmark from Monday
Denmark

Face masks to return in Denmark from Monday

France makes health pass compulsory for ski lifts
France

France makes health pass compulsory for ski lifts

What to do if you’re in an abusive relationship in Spain
Spain

What to do if you’re in an abusive relationship in Spain

Spain’s parliament approves biggest budget in country’s history
Spain

Spain’s parliament approves biggest budget in country’s history

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Friday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Friday 

Italy bans arrivals from southern Africa over new Covid variant
Italy

Italy bans arrivals from southern Africa over new Covid variant

Thousands across Spain protest against violence against women
Spain

Thousands across Spain protest against violence against women

Morocco halts France flights over Covid-19 concerns
France

Morocco halts France flights over Covid-19 concerns

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Friday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

France cancels migrant crisis meeting with UK in protest at Johnson letter
France

France cancels migrant crisis meeting with UK in protest at Johnson letter

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Friday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Friday

Today in Sweden: a roundup of the latest news on Friday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: a roundup of the latest news on Friday

Thursday 25th November

ANALYSIS: Will Switzerland’s sluggish booster shot rollout worsen the pandemic?
Switzerland

ANALYSIS: Will Switzerland’s sluggish booster shot rollout worsen the pandemic?

While many countries around Europe have already started administering third doses of Covid vaccine to general population, Switzerland is still stalling. Could this have an impact on the epidemiological situation?

Magdalena Andersson gets second shot at becoming Sweden’s next prime minister
Sweden

Magdalena Andersson gets second shot at becoming Sweden’s next prime minister

Covid health pass: Spain’s Catalonia and Navarre get green light from judges
Spain

Covid health pass: Spain’s Catalonia and Navarre get green light from judges

Tell us: How will the changes to Germany’s dual nationality rules affect you?
Germany

Tell us: How will the changes to Germany’s dual nationality rules affect you?

Denmark recommends Covid-19 booster jabs to all adults
Denmark

Denmark recommends Covid-19 booster jabs to all adults

Italy tightens Covid restrictions as some regions face return to ‘yellow’ zone
Italy

Italy tightens Covid restrictions as some regions face return to ‘yellow’ zone

Covid-19: Denmark to offer screening tests to younger children as kids’ cases soar
Denmark

Covid-19: Denmark to offer screening tests to younger children as kids’ cases soar

EU approves first Covid jab for children aged 5 to 11

EU approves first Covid jab for children aged 5 to 11

E-cars and sleeper trains: How Germany’s new government will reform transport
Germany

E-cars and sleeper trains: How Germany’s new government will reform transport

Can tourists aged over 65 still use France’s health pass?
France

Can tourists aged over 65 still use France’s health pass?

Reader question: When can children get the Covid jab in Germany?
Germany

Reader question: When can children get the Covid jab in Germany?

No debt, no tax hikes: German government faces public spending paradox
Germany

No debt, no tax hikes: German government faces public spending paradox

First Swiss canton to administer Covid booster shots for all from Monday
Switzerland

First Swiss canton to administer Covid booster shots for all from Monday

EXPLAINED: The new rules for the French health pass
France

EXPLAINED: The new rules for the French health pass

France sets 7 month limit on Covid health pass and opens up booster jabs to all
France

France sets 7 month limit on Covid health pass and opens up booster jabs to all

When will Germany’s new government be in place?
Germany

When will Germany’s new government be in place?

Sweden’s parliamentary speaker to nominate next prime minister… again
Sweden

Sweden’s parliamentary speaker to nominate next prime minister… again

Danish navy kills four pirates off Nigeria during PM visit to region
Denmark

Danish navy kills four pirates off Nigeria during PM visit to region

Austrian prosecutors rule no criminal charges over Ischgl Covid-19 outbreak
Austria

Austrian prosecutors rule no criminal charges over Ischgl Covid-19 outbreak

Italian hotels protest new Covid green pass requirement
Italy

Italian hotels protest new Covid green pass requirement

Automatic braking system to be installed in cars in France from 2022
France

Automatic braking system to be installed in cars in France from 2022

Danish parliament likely to back return of face masks
Denmark

Danish parliament likely to back return of face masks

France moves to take global retailer offline over safety issues
France

France moves to take global retailer offline over safety issues

Italy to offer Covid booster jabs to all over-18s from December 1st
Italy

Italy to offer Covid booster jabs to all over-18s from December 1st

‘My opinion of Austria has changed’: How foreign residents feel about the pandemic response
Austria

‘My opinion of Austria has changed’: How foreign residents feel about the pandemic response

How Germany’s next government plans to fight Covid
Germany

How Germany’s next government plans to fight Covid

What changes about Norway’s Covid-19 travel rules on November 26th?
Norway

What changes about Norway’s Covid-19 travel rules on November 26th?

Postal applications for Sweden’s Covid vaccine pass face long delays
Sweden

Postal applications for Sweden’s Covid vaccine pass face long delays

French Word of the Day: Foncedé
France

French Word of the Day: Foncedé

‘Controlled distribution’: How Germany will legalise recreational cannabis
Germany

‘Controlled distribution’: How Germany will legalise recreational cannabis

Spain to give €3 billion in digital bonuses to one million SMEs and self-employed
Spain

Spain to give €3 billion in digital bonuses to one million SMEs and self-employed

TODAY: What Covid measures are the French government set to announce?
France

TODAY: What Covid measures are the French government set to announce?

Why is food in Norway so expensive?
Norway

Why is food in Norway so expensive?

Spain to force Netflix to offer content in Catalan, Basque and Galician
Spain

Spain to force Netflix to offer content in Catalan, Basque and Galician

‘Eternal’ chancellor: Germany’s Merkel set to hand over power
Germany

‘Eternal’ chancellor: Germany’s Merkel set to hand over power

Germany’s Covid death toll passes 100,000
Germany

Germany’s Covid death toll passes 100,000

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Thursday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Thursday

OPINION: Germans’ obsession with Pfizer jab reveals downsides of country’s health system
Germany

OPINION: Germans’ obsession with Pfizer jab reveals downsides of country’s health system

Spain protests Morocco-run fish farm in disputed waters
Spain

Spain protests Morocco-run fish farm in disputed waters

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday 

Italy to impose ‘super green pass’ Covid restrictions on unvaccinated
Italy

Italy to impose ‘super green pass’ Covid restrictions on unvaccinated

Today in Sweden: a roundup of the latest news on Thursday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: a roundup of the latest news on Thursday

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Thursday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Thursday

Wednesday 24th November

LATEST: Macron vows not to let Channel ‘become a cemetery’ after at least 27 people die
France

LATEST: Macron vows not to let Channel ‘become a cemetery’ after at least 27 people die

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday France would not let the Channel become a cemetery after at least 27 people died when their boat sank off the coast of Calais.

Sweden’s new prime minister resigns after government falls
Sweden

Sweden’s new prime minister resigns after government falls

Switzerland tells cantons to lead the fight against ‘critical’ Covid surge
Switzerland

Switzerland tells cantons to lead the fight against ‘critical’ Covid surge

Zurich to open two new vaccination centres for booster jabs
Switzerland

Zurich to open two new vaccination centres for booster jabs

More than 20 people die in Channel after refugee boat sinks off French coast
France

More than 20 people die in Channel after refugee boat sinks off French coast

LATEST: Germany’s next government sets out roadmap for post-Merkel era
Germany

LATEST: Germany’s next government sets out roadmap for post-Merkel era

Switzerland: What Germany’s new Covid rules mean for cross-border shoppers

Switzerland: What Germany’s new Covid rules mean for cross-border shoppers

Denmark confirms plan to reintroduce face mask rules

Denmark confirms plan to reintroduce face mask rules

Sweden in political crisis after lawmakers adopt opposition’s budget
Sweden

Sweden in political crisis after lawmakers adopt opposition’s budget

Germany’s new coalition government ‘thwarted Merkel plan for two-week lockdown’

Germany’s new coalition government ‘thwarted Merkel plan for two-week lockdown’

ANALYSIS: What makes a winning French presidential candidate
France

ANALYSIS: What makes a winning French presidential candidate

Eight things to know when renting an apartment in Norway
Norway

Eight things to know when renting an apartment in Norway

REVEALED: How Germany’s new government wants to tackle the housing crisis
Germany

REVEALED: How Germany’s new government wants to tackle the housing crisis

UPDATE: European countries ‘must act urgently’ amid worsening Covid outlook

UPDATE: European countries ‘must act urgently’ amid worsening Covid outlook

KEY POINTS: What to know before buying a property at auction in Spain
Spain

KEY POINTS: What to know before buying a property at auction in Spain

Switzerland cedes vaccine priority to developing countries
Switzerland

Switzerland cedes vaccine priority to developing countries

MAPS: Where are Switzerland’s coronavirus hotspots right now?
Switzerland

MAPS: Where are Switzerland’s coronavirus hotspots right now?

Germany’s new coalition government to allow dual nationality
Germany

Germany’s new coalition government to allow dual nationality

When ‘franglais’ in French adverts goes horribly wrong
France

When ‘franglais’ in French adverts goes horribly wrong

Danish Covid-19 wave ‘begins to have consequences’ for hospitals
Denmark

Danish Covid-19 wave ‘begins to have consequences’ for hospitals

Over half of Danish municipalities asked to use Covid-19 measures
Denmark

Over half of Danish municipalities asked to use Covid-19 measures

Brussels warns Italy to rein in public spending amid pandemic
Italy

Brussels warns Italy to rein in public spending amid pandemic

Top French environmentalist quits public life after rape allegations
France

Top French environmentalist quits public life after rape allegations

German coalition parties to unveil deal for post-Merkel government
Germany

German coalition parties to unveil deal for post-Merkel government

What can we expect from the new Covid restrictions in France?
France

What can we expect from the new Covid restrictions in France?

Switzerland braces for ‘highest ever’ turnout ahead of Covid referendum
Switzerland

Switzerland braces for ‘highest ever’ turnout ahead of Covid referendum

French government set to announce new restrictions as Covid cases rise
France

French government set to announce new restrictions as Covid cases rise

Have your say: How could Switzerland improve citizenship and naturalisation?
Switzerland

Have your say: How could Switzerland improve citizenship and naturalisation?

Norwegian word of the day: Digg
Norway

Norwegian word of the day: Digg

What is Switzerland’s loudest city – and how loud is it?
Switzerland

What is Switzerland’s loudest city – and how loud is it?

CONFIRMED: 25 percent of school lessons in Catalonia must be taught in Spanish
Spain

CONFIRMED: 25 percent of school lessons in Catalonia must be taught in Spanish

French Expression of the Day: Il n’y a pas mort d’homme
France

French Expression of the Day: Il n’y a pas mort d’homme

Petrolhead, novelist and trampolinist tipped for Germany’s post-Merkel cabinet
Germany

Petrolhead, novelist and trampolinist tipped for Germany’s post-Merkel cabinet

Atlantic salmon added to Norwegian list of threatened animals 
Norway

Atlantic salmon added to Norwegian list of threatened animals 

Cost of living: How does Italy compare to the rest of the world?
Italy

Cost of living: How does Italy compare to the rest of the world?

Citizenship test in Denmark: The new ‘Danish values’ questions faced by applicants
Denmark

Citizenship test in Denmark: The new ‘Danish values’ questions faced by applicants

German states move to bar unvaccinated people from public spaces
Germany

German states move to bar unvaccinated people from public spaces

Germany brings in nationwide ‘3G’ rules on public transport
Germany

Germany brings in nationwide ‘3G’ rules on public transport

Italian government set to approve Covid ‘super green pass’ in new decree
Italy

Italian government set to approve Covid ‘super green pass’ in new decree

Will travel to and from Italy be open this Christmas?
Italy

Will travel to and from Italy be open this Christmas?

France faces Christmas cheese shortage
France

France faces Christmas cheese shortage

What is driving the explosion of Covid cases in France?
France

What is driving the explosion of Covid cases in France?

Why dairy products in Norway could become more expensive and less varied
Norway

Why dairy products in Norway could become more expensive and less varied

France football star Karim Benzema found guilty over sex tape blackmail
France

France football star Karim Benzema found guilty over sex tape blackmail

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Wednesday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Wednesday

Spain raises bar of what constitutes high Covid risk
Spain

Spain raises bar of what constitutes high Covid risk

Magdalena Andersson becomes Sweden’s first female prime minister
Sweden

Magdalena Andersson becomes Sweden’s first female prime minister

Italian property news roundup: Gucci’s house on sale and second home tax deadlines
Italy

Italian property news roundup: Gucci’s house on sale and second home tax deadlines

School buses cancelled as southwest France braces for more rain
France

School buses cancelled as southwest France braces for more rain

How to create an authentic Thanksgiving in Italy
Italy

How to create an authentic Thanksgiving in Italy

German vaccines panel to recommend Covid jabs for children over five
Germany

German vaccines panel to recommend Covid jabs for children over five

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday

Switzerland on edge ahead of Covid referendum
Switzerland

Switzerland on edge ahead of Covid referendum

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday 

Germany eyes Covid jabs for soldiers as vaccine debate rages
Germany

Germany eyes Covid jabs for soldiers as vaccine debate rages

Wolves move in to northern France as population expands
France

Wolves move in to northern France as population expands

IN PICTURES: Life in Vienna under new Austrian lockdown
Austria

IN PICTURES: Life in Vienna under new Austrian lockdown

Spain’s government feels heat as economic recovery lags
Spain

Spain’s government feels heat as economic recovery lags

Will Sweden get its first female prime minister today?
Sweden

Will Sweden get its first female prime minister today?

Further clashes in French Caribbean over anti-Covid measures
France

Further clashes in French Caribbean over anti-Covid measures

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Wednesday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Wednesday

How bird poo knocked out power for 27,000 Swedes… twice
Sweden

How bird poo knocked out power for 27,000 Swedes… twice

Tuesday 23rd November

Switzerland ‘three weeks behind Austria’ as hospitals warn of triage
Switzerland

Switzerland ‘three weeks behind Austria’ as hospitals warn of triage

The Swiss government on Tuesday warned the country was “three weeks behind Austria”, amid steep rises in Covid cases and a dramatic surge in hospital admissions.

EXPLAINED: What is the Covid situation on German hospital wards?
Germany

EXPLAINED: What is the Covid situation on German hospital wards?

Italy approves first euthanasia case after ‘right to die’ campaign
Italy

Italy approves first euthanasia case after ‘right to die’ campaign

Will Switzerland make the Covid vaccine compulsory?
Switzerland

Will Switzerland make the Covid vaccine compulsory?

Tax in Denmark: Commuter deductions to be increased in 2022
Denmark

Tax in Denmark: Commuter deductions to be increased in 2022

Is it possible to travel to Austria during the new Covid lockdown?
Austria

Is it possible to travel to Austria during the new Covid lockdown?

Brexit: What has changed for British second-home owners in France?
France

Brexit: What has changed for British second-home owners in France?

Reader question: Does Switzerland recognise India’s CoWIN Covid certificate?
Switzerland

Reader question: Does Switzerland recognise India’s CoWIN Covid certificate?

Spanish researchers pave way for fair play in global Covid testing and research
Spain

Spanish researchers pave way for fair play in global Covid testing and research

Denmark again breaks 2021 record with ‘concerning’ number of new Covid-19 cases
Denmark

Denmark again breaks 2021 record with ‘concerning’ number of new Covid-19 cases

Iranian prison official faces court in landmark trial in Sweden
Sweden

Iranian prison official faces court in landmark trial in Sweden

UPDATED: Which events will require Sweden’s new vaccine pass?
Sweden

UPDATED: Which events will require Sweden’s new vaccine pass?

How Germany’s Covid apps can help stem the fourth wave
Germany

How Germany’s Covid apps can help stem the fourth wave

Christmas in Sweden: The 10 best julbord in the Stockholm area
Sweden

Christmas in Sweden: The 10 best julbord in the Stockholm area

Warning over fines for people who overstay 90-day limit in France
France

Warning over fines for people who overstay 90-day limit in France

French Expression of the Day: Changer de cap
France

French Expression of the Day: Changer de cap

Denmark reinstates Covid-19 sick leave compensation for parents and companies
Denmark

Denmark reinstates Covid-19 sick leave compensation for parents and companies

Why has there never been a female president of France?
France

Why has there never been a female president of France?

Merkel’s husband calls unvaccinated Germans ‘lazy’
Germany

Merkel’s husband calls unvaccinated Germans ‘lazy’

EXPLAINED: How the EU could change rules of Covid certificate for travel

EXPLAINED: How the EU could change rules of Covid certificate for travel

Switzerland approves Covid-19 boosters for everyone over 16
Switzerland

Switzerland approves Covid-19 boosters for everyone over 16

Travel: Germany adds four EU countries to Covid ‘high risk’ list
Germany

Travel: Germany adds four EU countries to Covid ‘high risk’ list

Night vision: France to spend €11m on new tech to stop migrant Channel crossings
France

Night vision: France to spend €11m on new tech to stop migrant Channel crossings

Swedish word of the day: bastu
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: bastu

Austrians respond to new lockdown with dry humour and memes
Austria

Austrians respond to new lockdown with dry humour and memes

Italy to approve Covid boosters five months after first vaccine cycle
Italy

Italy to approve Covid boosters five months after first vaccine cycle

Americans urged not to travel to Germany due to high Covid rates
Germany

Americans urged not to travel to Germany due to high Covid rates

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Tuesday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Tuesday

Spain eyes closing bars and nightclubs early as Covid cases rise 
Spain

Spain eyes closing bars and nightclubs early as Covid cases rise 

French Prime Minister tests positive for Covid-19
France

French Prime Minister tests positive for Covid-19

Vaccine mandates ‘won’t break fourth Covid wave’, says German Health Minister
Germany

Vaccine mandates ‘won’t break fourth Covid wave’, says German Health Minister

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday 

French Netflix show, ‘Call My Agent’, wins Emmy award
France

French Netflix show, ‘Call My Agent’, wins Emmy award

Americans urged not to travel to Denmark due to Covid-19 cases

Americans urged not to travel to Denmark due to Covid-19 cases

How the spiritual ‘Waldorf’ movement is connected to German vaccine scepticism
Germany

How the spiritual ‘Waldorf’ movement is connected to German vaccine scepticism

3,000 people in Spain’s La Palma forced indoors as lava reaches sea
Spain

3,000 people in Spain’s La Palma forced indoors as lava reaches sea

It’s crunch time for Swedish politics: What will happen on Wednesday?
Sweden

It’s crunch time for Swedish politics: What will happen on Wednesday?

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Tuesday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Tuesday

Monday 22nd November

How to get Switzerland’s Covid certificate with an antibody test
Switzerland

How to get Switzerland’s Covid certificate with an antibody test

Want to get Switzerland's Covid certificate with an antibody test? Here's what you need to know.

What are the hardest things about moving to provincial Denmark as a foreigner?
Denmark

What are the hardest things about moving to provincial Denmark as a foreigner?

Covid-19: Danish infections remain at high level despite third day under 4,000
Denmark

Covid-19: Danish infections remain at high level despite third day under 4,000

Fact check: Could Germany legally introduce compulsory vaccination?
Germany

Fact check: Could Germany legally introduce compulsory vaccination?

EXPLAINED: Can I leave Austria to go on holiday during the lockdown?

EXPLAINED: Can I leave Austria to go on holiday during the lockdown?

Tax warning for second-home owners with French carte de séjour
France

Tax warning for second-home owners with French carte de séjour

How will I endure another Nordic winter? What I’ve learned after five years
Sweden

How will I endure another Nordic winter? What I’ve learned after five years

German words you need to know: Die Herbstfärbung
Germany

German words you need to know: Die Herbstfärbung

Magdalena Andersson nominated as Sweden’s new prime minister
Sweden

Magdalena Andersson nominated as Sweden’s new prime minister

7 things you need to know about Swiss inheritance law
Switzerland

7 things you need to know about Swiss inheritance law

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Monday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Monday

Travel: Stricter entry rules come into force in Austria
Austria

Travel: Stricter entry rules come into force in Austria

Sweden Democrat MEP convicted of sexual assault
Sweden

Sweden Democrat MEP convicted of sexual assault

Austria’s lockdown rules: For what reasons can I leave my home?
Austria

Austria’s lockdown rules: For what reasons can I leave my home?

Danish mink breeders to sue state over 2020 culling
Denmark

Danish mink breeders to sue state over 2020 culling

Covid-19 in Austria: What are the fines for breaking lockdown rules?
Austria

Covid-19 in Austria: What are the fines for breaking lockdown rules?

Will travel to and from Switzerland be possible this Christmas?

Will travel to and from Switzerland be possible this Christmas?

One third of people in Italy don’t wear seatbelts, study finds
Italy

One third of people in Italy don’t wear seatbelts, study finds

‘Vinmonopolet’: Why the Norwegian government controls the sale of most alcohol
Norway

‘Vinmonopolet’: Why the Norwegian government controls the sale of most alcohol

Reader question: How likely is a UK-Italy agreement on driving licences?
Italy

Reader question: How likely is a UK-Italy agreement on driving licences?

Italian word of the day: ‘Proposito’
Italy

Italian word of the day: ‘Proposito’

What is France doing to stop a surge in football violence?
France

What is France doing to stop a surge in football violence?

How to celebrate Germany’s historic House Music Day
Germany

How to celebrate Germany’s historic House Music Day

French word of the Day: Pognon
France

French word of the Day: Pognon

Danish wind power giant targeted in cyber attack
Denmark

Danish wind power giant targeted in cyber attack

Covid booster jabs unlikely to arrive in most Swiss cantons until 2022
Switzerland

Covid booster jabs unlikely to arrive in most Swiss cantons until 2022

Italian government begins talks on Covid ‘super green pass’
Italy

Italian government begins talks on Covid ‘super green pass’

Austria lockdown: Which businesses are still open?
Austria

Austria lockdown: Which businesses are still open?

100,000 francs: Why each Covid patient costs Swiss hospitals so much
Switzerland

100,000 francs: Why each Covid patient costs Swiss hospitals so much

Germans will be ‘vaccinated, cured or dead’ after winter, minister claims
Germany

Germans will be ‘vaccinated, cured or dead’ after winter, minister claims

WTO rules US tariffs on Spanish olives breach rules
Spain

WTO rules US tariffs on Spanish olives breach rules

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Monday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Monday

Swedish word of the day: killgissa
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: killgissa

Brit detained and fined at French border over incorrectly-stamped passport
France

Brit detained and fined at French border over incorrectly-stamped passport

German health minister defends caps on Pfizer vaccine orders
Germany

German health minister defends caps on Pfizer vaccine orders

Norway confirms end to Covid-19 rules banning arrivals from certain countries
Norway

Norway confirms end to Covid-19 rules banning arrivals from certain countries

Arctic cold front brings snow and heavy rain to much of Spain
Spain

Arctic cold front brings snow and heavy rain to much of Spain

German political leaders refuse to rule out compulsory Covid vaccination
Germany

German political leaders refuse to rule out compulsory Covid vaccination

Government accused of causing ‘chaos’ as Austria returns to lockdown
Austria

Government accused of causing ‘chaos’ as Austria returns to lockdown

This week in France: What you need to know
France

This week in France: What you need to know

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Monday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Monday

Ericsson signs multibillion acquisition deal with US company
Sweden

Ericsson signs multibillion acquisition deal with US company

Will travel to and from France be open this Christmas?
France

Will travel to and from France be open this Christmas?

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Monday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Monday 

German states impose Covid curfews amid soaring cases
Germany

German states impose Covid curfews amid soaring cases

French football match abandoned after bottle thrown from crowd
France

French football match abandoned after bottle thrown from crowd

Police reinforcements sent to Guadeloupe after anti-vaccine riots
France

Police reinforcements sent to Guadeloupe after anti-vaccine riots

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Monday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Monday

Friday 19th November

Mandatory jabs and restrictions: How Europe is responding to the new wave of Covid

Mandatory jabs and restrictions: How Europe is responding to the new wave of Covid

From nationwide lockdowns to barring the unvaccinated from bars and restaurants and increased travel restrictions, countries around Europe are choosing different strategies to fight a new wave of Covid.

Germany passes law reform for sweeping Covid measures
Germany

Germany passes law reform for sweeping Covid measures

Austria announces new national lockdown and compulsory Covid vaccination
Austria

Austria announces new national lockdown and compulsory Covid vaccination

‘Unavoidable’: How Austria has reacted to the new nationwide lockdown
Austria

‘Unavoidable’: How Austria has reacted to the new nationwide lockdown

What benefits does life in provincial Denmark offer foreign residents?
Denmark

What benefits does life in provincial Denmark offer foreign residents?

Key points: How will Austria’s new national lockdown work?

Key points: How will Austria’s new national lockdown work?

Covid-19 in Austria: Follow the latest developments as they happen
Austria

Covid-19 in Austria: Follow the latest developments as they happen

How Germany’s next government is planning to legalise cannabis
Germany

How Germany’s next government is planning to legalise cannabis

Sweden to publish timetable for vaccine booster doses next week
Sweden

Sweden to publish timetable for vaccine booster doses next week

Five Italian Christmas desserts you should try
Italy

Five Italian Christmas desserts you should try

Danish government confirms plan to extend coronapas rules to workplaces
Denmark

Danish government confirms plan to extend coronapas rules to workplaces

QUIZ: 15 questions to test your knowledge of Germany
Germany

QUIZ: 15 questions to test your knowledge of Germany

Austria’s Covid-19 incidence rate passes 1,000 for the first time
Austria

Austria’s Covid-19 incidence rate passes 1,000 for the first time

Sharp rise in class closures across France as Covid cases rise
France

Sharp rise in class closures across France as Covid cases rise

EXPLAINED: The French tax rules for remote workers
France

EXPLAINED: The French tax rules for remote workers

Spain on the lookout for Dutch Covid-infected tourists who fled quarantine
Spain

Spain on the lookout for Dutch Covid-infected tourists who fled quarantine

France late-November ‘cold snap’ forecasts are premature: Météo-France
France

France late-November ‘cold snap’ forecasts are premature: Météo-France

Could Spain lock down its unvaccinated or make Covid vaccines compulsory?
Spain

Could Spain lock down its unvaccinated or make Covid vaccines compulsory?

Bavaria cancels all Christmas markets over Covid surge
Germany

Bavaria cancels all Christmas markets over Covid surge

Covid-19: Infections at Danish schools reach record level
Denmark

Covid-19: Infections at Danish schools reach record level

Swedish teenager sentenced to eight years for police murder
Sweden

Swedish teenager sentenced to eight years for police murder

What we know about Austria’s plan for compulsory Covid vaccination
Austria

What we know about Austria’s plan for compulsory Covid vaccination

These are the new rules for Norway’s domestic Covid-19 certificate
Norway

These are the new rules for Norway’s domestic Covid-19 certificate

Reader question: Can tourists in Italy get a Covid-19 booster vaccine?
Italy

Reader question: Can tourists in Italy get a Covid-19 booster vaccine?

How residents in Spain can pay half for a holiday in Madrid
Spain

How residents in Spain can pay half for a holiday in Madrid

Norway announces stricter Covid-19 testing rules
Norway

Norway announces stricter Covid-19 testing rules

French word of the Day: Bonne continuation
France

French word of the Day: Bonne continuation

Meet the French Animal Party candidate running for president
France

Meet the French Animal Party candidate running for president

High-ranking Swedish official and his brother held on spying charges
Sweden

High-ranking Swedish official and his brother held on spying charges

Could Scandinavian countries lead the way in taking stand against Qatar World Cup?

Could Scandinavian countries lead the way in taking stand against Qatar World Cup?

Germany in ‘national Covid emergency’, says Health Minister
Germany

Germany in ‘national Covid emergency’, says Health Minister

Swedish opposition calls for vaccine passes for restaurants
Sweden

Swedish opposition calls for vaccine passes for restaurants

French zoo’s baby pandas get football star godfather: Kylian Mbappé
France

French zoo’s baby pandas get football star godfather: Kylian Mbappé

KEY POINTS: Germany finalises new Covid restrictions for winter
Germany

KEY POINTS: Germany finalises new Covid restrictions for winter

Reader question: Can tourists in Spain get a Covid-19 booster vaccine?
Spain

Reader question: Can tourists in Spain get a Covid-19 booster vaccine?

French economy bounces back thanks to ‘swift and effective’ Covid response
France

French economy bounces back thanks to ‘swift and effective’ Covid response

‘Tre nøtter til Askepott’: How does the remake stack up against the Christmas classic? 
Norway

‘Tre nøtter til Askepott’: How does the remake stack up against the Christmas classic? 

Italy to start Covid boosters for over-40s on Monday as infection rate rises
Italy

Italy to start Covid boosters for over-40s on Monday as infection rate rises

Macron says lockdown for the unvaccinated ‘not necessary in France’
France

Macron says lockdown for the unvaccinated ‘not necessary in France’

When and how should you give a speech or toast in Sweden?
Sweden

When and how should you give a speech or toast in Sweden?

Christmas travel between Sweden and the UK: What am I allowed in my suitcase?
Sweden

Christmas travel between Sweden and the UK: What am I allowed in my suitcase?

Biker protests and rail works cause travel disruption in Paris
France

Biker protests and rail works cause travel disruption in Paris

Swedish word of the day: sköldpadda
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: sköldpadda

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Friday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Friday 

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Friday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Friday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Friday

Thursday 18th November

2G and 2G plus: Germany to tighten restrictions on unvaccinated
Germany

2G and 2G plus: Germany to tighten restrictions on unvaccinated

The German government and states have agreed on nationwide rules that would see unvaccinated people excluded from many public places, and vaccinated people will have to take Covid tests if the situation worsens.

Merkel calls for ‘big effort’ to get through Germany’s fourth Covid wave
Germany

Merkel calls for ‘big effort’ to get through Germany’s fourth Covid wave

German states call for mandatory Covid vaccinations for health workers
Germany

German states call for mandatory Covid vaccinations for health workers

Switzerland rules out making restaurants ‘vaccinated only’ despite Covid case record
Switzerland

Switzerland rules out making restaurants ‘vaccinated only’ despite Covid case record

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday

Saxony state premier calls for Covid ‘circuit breaker’ lockdown
Germany

Saxony state premier calls for Covid ‘circuit breaker’ lockdown

Salzburg and Upper Austria to go into full Covid lockdown
Austria

Salzburg and Upper Austria to go into full Covid lockdown

Stockholm metro brought to standstill after power knocked out for 30,000 customers
Sweden

Stockholm metro brought to standstill after power knocked out for 30,000 customers

France slams Jersey as Channel fishing tensions rise again
France

France slams Jersey as Channel fishing tensions rise again

German justice contaminated by Nazis in post-war years
Germany

German justice contaminated by Nazis in post-war years

Danish parliament rejects EU minimum wage directive
Denmark

Danish parliament rejects EU minimum wage directive

Miss France contestants to get employment contracts for the first time
France

Miss France contestants to get employment contracts for the first time

Could Danish companies cancel Christmas parties?
Denmark

Could Danish companies cancel Christmas parties?

Austria passes one million total Covid-19 cases
Austria

Austria passes one million total Covid-19 cases

‘Harryhandel’: Is the return of cross-border shopping in Norway really a good thing? 
Norway

‘Harryhandel’: Is the return of cross-border shopping in Norway really a good thing? 

‘Christmas will be ruined if we don’t act now’, warns head of German health agency
Germany

‘Christmas will be ruined if we don’t act now’, warns head of German health agency

What you need to know about France’s new animal rights law
France

What you need to know about France’s new animal rights law

Man found dead in Stockholm apartment after two years
Sweden

Man found dead in Stockholm apartment after two years

Denmark releases preliminary 2022 tax returns: Three things taxpayers should look out for
Denmark

Denmark releases preliminary 2022 tax returns: Three things taxpayers should look out for

German online bank N26 shutters US service
Germany

German online bank N26 shutters US service

How did we get here? Why Austria is bringing in lockdowns again
Austria

How did we get here? Why Austria is bringing in lockdowns again

Partial lunar eclipse to be visible over parts of Norway
Norway

Partial lunar eclipse to be visible over parts of Norway

Guardia di Finanza to Carabinieri – who does what in the Italian police force?
Italy

Guardia di Finanza to Carabinieri – who does what in the Italian police force?

French word of the Day: iel
France

French word of the Day: iel

Swiss tighten gun shop security after burglary spree
Switzerland

Swiss tighten gun shop security after burglary spree

Danish government criticised over post-election mink text announcement
Denmark

Danish government criticised over post-election mink text announcement

Inside Paris’ underground mushroom farms
France

Inside Paris’ underground mushroom farms

Political row snags German bid to tame Covid surge
Germany

Political row snags German bid to tame Covid surge

Should Brits in Austria get the Article 50 card if they have EU citizenship?
Austria

Should Brits in Austria get the Article 50 card if they have EU citizenship?

What you need to know about the ‘Norwegian Galapagos’ islands
Norway

What you need to know about the ‘Norwegian Galapagos’ islands

Spain to offer Covid-19 booster shots to over 60s and health workers
Spain

Spain to offer Covid-19 booster shots to over 60s and health workers

EXPLAINED: Will Italy bring in a Covid lockdown for the unvaccinated?
Italy

EXPLAINED: Will Italy bring in a Covid lockdown for the unvaccinated?

Posting Christmas presents from Austria? Here’s what you need to know
Austria

Posting Christmas presents from Austria? Here’s what you need to know

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Thursday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Thursday

Key points: Italy’s new plans to contain the Covid fourth wave
Italy

Key points: Italy’s new plans to contain the Covid fourth wave

REMINDER: Deadline approaches for all changes to Swiss health insurance
Switzerland

REMINDER: Deadline approaches for all changes to Swiss health insurance

‘No capacity’: Bavarian hospital transfers Covid patient to Italy
Germany

‘No capacity’: Bavarian hospital transfers Covid patient to Italy

Same-sex couples can marry from July 1st in Switzerland

Same-sex couples can marry from July 1st in Switzerland

Can Swiss get a booster vaccination in Germany?

Can Swiss get a booster vaccination in Germany?

How do I change my tax address in Spain and when is it illegal?
Spain

How do I change my tax address in Spain and when is it illegal?

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday 

US tourists fined €800 for breaking into Rome’s Colosseum to drink beer
Italy

US tourists fined €800 for breaking into Rome’s Colosseum to drink beer

OPINION: Covid has sent Germany into hysteria again but the remedy is under its nose
Germany

OPINION: Covid has sent Germany into hysteria again but the remedy is under its nose

EXPLAINED: Germany’s planned Covid restrictions to fight fourth wave
Germany

EXPLAINED: Germany’s planned Covid restrictions to fight fourth wave

Everything you need to know about Berlin’s latest Covid restrictions
Germany

Everything you need to know about Berlin’s latest Covid restrictions

Why ‘World’ Chocolatine Day is unlikely to unite France
France

Why ‘World’ Chocolatine Day is unlikely to unite France

Italian expression of the day: ‘Tirare il pacco’
Italy

Italian expression of the day: ‘Tirare il pacco’

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Thursday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Thursday

Spain’s countryside rises up against ‘pig factories’
Spain

Spain’s countryside rises up against ‘pig factories’

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday

Wednesday 17th November

How damaging is local election result for Danish PM Frederiksen?
Denmark

How damaging is local election result for Danish PM Frederiksen?

The Social Democrats, the party of Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, endured a difficult night during municipal and regional elections on Tuesday in what could be a sign of trouble on the horizon for the PM.

Germany is in the grip of ‘dramatic’ Covid situation, says Merkel
Germany

Germany is in the grip of ‘dramatic’ Covid situation, says Merkel

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday

After locking down the unvaccinated, what next for Austria’s Covid measures?
Austria

After locking down the unvaccinated, what next for Austria’s Covid measures?

Covid-19: Children amongst most infected in Denmark as new 2021 record set
Denmark

Covid-19: Children amongst most infected in Denmark as new 2021 record set

French dictionary includes gender-inclusive pronoun in new edition
France

French dictionary includes gender-inclusive pronoun in new edition

France ‘can manage fifth Covid wave without extra restrictions’
France

France ‘can manage fifth Covid wave without extra restrictions’

Sweden to introduce vaccine passes for events of over 100 people
Sweden

Sweden to introduce vaccine passes for events of over 100 people

Hate speech trial begins for far-right French pundit Éric Zemmour
France

Hate speech trial begins for far-right French pundit Éric Zemmour

Danish anti-immigration party leader heads for exit after election defeat
Denmark

Danish anti-immigration party leader heads for exit after election defeat

A voté: How to register and cast your vote in France
France

A voté: How to register and cast your vote in France

German word of the day: Mütend
Germany

German word of the day: Mütend

UPDATED: Switzerland’s Migros overturns ban on alcohol sales
Switzerland

UPDATED: Switzerland’s Migros overturns ban on alcohol sales

One killed by tornado as storms hit Sicily
Italy

One killed by tornado as storms hit Sicily

Swedish health agency reverses decision to scale back testing after criticism
Sweden

Swedish health agency reverses decision to scale back testing after criticism

Why the hottest Swedish Christmas gift of 2021 is not actually a thing at all
Sweden

Why the hottest Swedish Christmas gift of 2021 is not actually a thing at all

Whatever happened to the ‘yellow vests’ in France?
France

Whatever happened to the ‘yellow vests’ in France?

Christmas travel between Denmark and the UK: What can I not pack in my suitcase?
Denmark

Christmas travel between Denmark and the UK: What can I not pack in my suitcase?

Covid-19 in Switzerland: Why number of deaths among the vaccinated is misinterpreted
Switzerland

Covid-19 in Switzerland: Why number of deaths among the vaccinated is misinterpreted

Spain fails to convince its regions to change Covid risk traffic light system
Spain

Spain fails to convince its regions to change Covid risk traffic light system

What to do if you lose your French carte de séjour
France

What to do if you lose your French carte de séjour

Five key things to know about Denmark’s local election results
Denmark

Five key things to know about Denmark’s local election results

What is going on with Norway’s plan to lift Covid-19 travel restrictions?
Norway

What is going on with Norway’s plan to lift Covid-19 travel restrictions?

Spain’s Basque Country becomes first region to bring back Covid restrictions
Spain

Spain’s Basque Country becomes first region to bring back Covid restrictions

Berlin government wants to speed up German citizenship process
Germany

Berlin government wants to speed up German citizenship process

‘It’s too late’: How do Austrians feel about the new rules for unvaccinated?
Austria

‘It’s too late’: How do Austrians feel about the new rules for unvaccinated?

Austria hits all-time high for new Covid infections
Austria

Austria hits all-time high for new Covid infections

Islamist motive possible in German train knife attack: prosecutors
Germany

Islamist motive possible in German train knife attack: prosecutors

French word of the Day: Wesh
France

French word of the Day: Wesh

Austria’s best Christmas markets for 2021 (and the Covid rules in place)
Austria

Austria’s best Christmas markets for 2021 (and the Covid rules in place)

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday

Swedish word of the day: ruggig
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: ruggig

Italy’s €53 million spa bonus claimed within first three hours
Italy

Italy’s €53 million spa bonus claimed within first three hours

Germany’s Christmas markets in limbo as Covid resurges
Germany

Germany’s Christmas markets in limbo as Covid resurges

Germany’s vaccine panel plans to recommend Covid boosters for all over 18s
Germany

Germany’s vaccine panel plans to recommend Covid boosters for all over 18s

Spain gives partial pardon to woman jailed for abducting her own children
Spain

Spain gives partial pardon to woman jailed for abducting her own children

Germany sees more than 52,000 Covid infections in a day
Germany

Germany sees more than 52,000 Covid infections in a day

EXPLAINED: How Spain will make it easier for students to graduate
Spain

EXPLAINED: How Spain will make it easier for students to graduate

SNCF staff walkout hits regional rail services in France
France

SNCF staff walkout hits regional rail services in France

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Wednesday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Wednesday

Travel: Which foreign Covid certificates does Switzerland recognise?
Switzerland

Travel: Which foreign Covid certificates does Switzerland recognise?

BREXIT: Spain scraps work visa requirement for UK touring artists 
Spain

BREXIT: Spain scraps work visa requirement for UK touring artists 

Passenger without Italy’s Covid green pass faces prison after delaying train
Italy

Passenger without Italy’s Covid green pass faces prison after delaying train

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday 

Covid surge: The German districts running out of intensive care beds
Germany

Covid surge: The German districts running out of intensive care beds

What are the ten ‘best’ places to live in Italy in 2021?
Italy

What are the ten ‘best’ places to live in Italy in 2021?

Decathlon stops canoe sales in northern France to cut migrant crossings
France

Decathlon stops canoe sales in northern France to cut migrant crossings

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Wednesday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Wednesday

Tuesday 16th November

Swiss parliament to probe decision to buy US fighter jets
Switzerland

Swiss parliament to probe decision to buy US fighter jets

Swiss MPs are set to look into the government's decision to buy US F-35 fighter jets on the back of "public criticism" of the "transparency" of the decision.

2G rules: How Bavaria is tightening restrictions on the unvaccinated
Germany

2G rules: How Bavaria is tightening restrictions on the unvaccinated

Have your say: How do you feel about Austria’s handling of the pandemic?
Austria

Have your say: How do you feel about Austria’s handling of the pandemic?

Denmark nears 4,000 new cases of Covid-19 in one day
Denmark

Denmark nears 4,000 new cases of Covid-19 in one day

New streaming service showcases French cinema
France

New streaming service showcases French cinema

Munich cancels Christmas market over ‘dramatic’ Covid situation
Germany

Munich cancels Christmas market over ‘dramatic’ Covid situation

Are provincial parts of Denmark a good option for international families?
Denmark

Are provincial parts of Denmark a good option for international families?

Familiar faces enter race to lead German conservatives
Germany

Familiar faces enter race to lead German conservatives

French property news: Getting a property loan extension and dealing with noisy neighbours
France

French property news: Getting a property loan extension and dealing with noisy neighbours

Tell us: How have you found the 2G and 3G Covid rules as a visitor to Germany?
Germany

Tell us: How have you found the 2G and 3G Covid rules as a visitor to Germany?

Is Norway likely to bring back Covid restrictions this Christmas? 
Norway

Is Norway likely to bring back Covid restrictions this Christmas? 

Netflix sued over series on murder of Swedish prime minister
Sweden

Netflix sued over series on murder of Swedish prime minister

What’s the difference between a municipality and a region in Denmark?
Denmark

What’s the difference between a municipality and a region in Denmark?

Germany’s next government struggles as fourth Covid wave hits
Germany

Germany’s next government struggles as fourth Covid wave hits

Why are young people in Norway less happy with life? 
Norway

Why are young people in Norway less happy with life? 

Sweden plans to hike up price of stamps at the turn of the year
Sweden

Sweden plans to hike up price of stamps at the turn of the year

Three ways the 2022 budget makes it easier to buy or renovate French property
France

Three ways the 2022 budget makes it easier to buy or renovate French property

Danish local elections: Six cities set for nail-biting votes for mayor
Denmark

Danish local elections: Six cities set for nail-biting votes for mayor

German regulator suspends Nord Stream 2 approval process
Germany

German regulator suspends Nord Stream 2 approval process

Laying down the law: Switzerland’s weirdest court cases
Switzerland

Laying down the law: Switzerland’s weirdest court cases

German Christmas market closures ‘can’t be ruled out’: health expert
Germany

German Christmas market closures ‘can’t be ruled out’: health expert

French word of the Day: Râler
France

French word of the Day: Râler

Swedish politicians call for Covid vaccine pass requirement
Sweden

Swedish politicians call for Covid vaccine pass requirement

¡Olé! Five things you didn’t know about Spain’s flamenco art form
Spain

¡Olé! Five things you didn’t know about Spain’s flamenco art form

Sluggish Swiss jab rates up despite anti-vaxxer sabotage
Switzerland

Sluggish Swiss jab rates up despite anti-vaxxer sabotage

Article 50 Card: Long delays continue in Vienna as deadline looms
Austria

Article 50 Card: Long delays continue in Vienna as deadline looms

MAP: Where are the ‘happiest’ areas of France?
France

MAP: Where are the ‘happiest’ areas of France?

France clears northern migrant camp amid tensions with Britain
France

France clears northern migrant camp amid tensions with Britain

Magdalena Andersson gets new deadline to seek support for PM bid
Sweden

Magdalena Andersson gets new deadline to seek support for PM bid

Italy plans mandatory third jabs for health workers as Covid infections soar
Italy

Italy plans mandatory third jabs for health workers as Covid infections soar

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Tuesday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Tuesday

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday

OPINION: Germany risks losing support of the vaccinated in fight against Covid
Germany

OPINION: Germany risks losing support of the vaccinated in fight against Covid

Is France about to increase restrictions for the unvaccinated?
France

Is France about to increase restrictions for the unvaccinated?

Spain to increase workers’ tax contributions to keep pensions afloat
Spain

Spain to increase workers’ tax contributions to keep pensions afloat

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday 

Five of Germany’s most magical Christmas Markets to visit in 2021
Germany

Five of Germany’s most magical Christmas Markets to visit in 2021

Swedish word of the day: kry
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: kry

Finding a flat in Switzerland: How to stand out from the crowd
Switzerland

Finding a flat in Switzerland: How to stand out from the crowd

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday

French town holds referendum on ‘annoying’ church bells
France

French town holds referendum on ‘annoying’ church bells

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Tuesday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Tuesday

Monday 15th November

Austria’s Covid lockdown for unvaccinated already effective, chancellor says
Austria

Austria’s Covid lockdown for unvaccinated already effective, chancellor says

Austrian Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg told AFP that the "difficult" lockdown imposed on Monday on unvaccinated people had led to increased coronavirus vaccination rates.

EXPLAINED: How Italy just made it easier to access essential paperwork online
Italy

EXPLAINED: How Italy just made it easier to access essential paperwork online

Tricolore: 5 things to know about the French flag
France

Tricolore: 5 things to know about the French flag

UPDATE: Italy tightens Covid green pass rules on public transport
Italy

UPDATE: Italy tightens Covid green pass rules on public transport

Is Germany planning mandatory vaccinations for some employees?
Germany

Is Germany planning mandatory vaccinations for some employees?

Christmas travel between Germany and the UK: What am I allowed in my suitcase?
Germany

Christmas travel between Germany and the UK: What am I allowed in my suitcase?

Beyond the scams: How to use France’s €500 training budget
France

Beyond the scams: How to use France’s €500 training budget

How will Austria enforce the new lockdown for the unvaccinated?
Austria

How will Austria enforce the new lockdown for the unvaccinated?

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Monday
Austria

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Monday

Key points: The Covid rules that apply nationwide and regionally in Austria
Austria

Key points: The Covid rules that apply nationwide and regionally in Austria

How do Italians eat spaghetti? The Local answers Google’s questions
Italy

How do Italians eat spaghetti? The Local answers Google’s questions

Denmark to offer heating subsidies to low income households
Denmark

Denmark to offer heating subsidies to low income households

What is Zurich’s ‘clean energy’ referendum and what does it mean for you?
Switzerland

What is Zurich’s ‘clean energy’ referendum and what does it mean for you?

Why Macron changed the colour of France’s Tricolore flag
France

Why Macron changed the colour of France’s Tricolore flag

Austria’s lockdown for the unvaccinated: How is it working?
Austria

Austria’s lockdown for the unvaccinated: How is it working?

‘It takes two to tango’: EU doubts Switzerland’s will to cooperate on deal
Switzerland

‘It takes two to tango’: EU doubts Switzerland’s will to cooperate on deal

Christmas travel between France and the UK: What am I allowed to bring?
France

Christmas travel between France and the UK: What am I allowed to bring?

High demand as Vienna rolls out off-label Covid vaccines for children under 12
Austria

High demand as Vienna rolls out off-label Covid vaccines for children under 12

How Swiss brothels are encouraging vaccinations

How Swiss brothels are encouraging vaccinations

Italian police raid anti-vax activists over threats to prime minister
Italy

Italian police raid anti-vax activists over threats to prime minister

Travel: How tourists can save money on rail travel in Switzerland
Switzerland

Travel: How tourists can save money on rail travel in Switzerland

Paris e-scooter users face new speed limits
France

Paris e-scooter users face new speed limits

Switzerland set to approve booster shots for all amid surge in infections
Switzerland

Switzerland set to approve booster shots for all amid surge in infections

Danish local elections: Covid-19 safety measures to be used on polling day
Denmark

Danish local elections: Covid-19 safety measures to be used on polling day

Italian word of the day: ‘Prestito’
Italy

Italian word of the day: ‘Prestito’

France toughens Covid entry rules for Ireland and other EU nations
France

France toughens Covid entry rules for Ireland and other EU nations

French phrase of the Day: NDLR
France

French phrase of the Day: NDLR

Driving in Spain: What are the extra costs of owning a car?
Spain

Driving in Spain: What are the extra costs of owning a car?

What do foreign residents think of the Norwegian healthcare system ?
Norway

What do foreign residents think of the Norwegian healthcare system ?

Swedish word of the day: joråsåatte
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: joråsåatte

This week in France: What you need to know
France

This week in France: What you need to know

France tells the UK to stop ‘giving lessons’ on migrants
France

France tells the UK to stop ‘giving lessons’ on migrants

Germany’s Covid-19 incidence tops 300 for the first time 
Germany

Germany’s Covid-19 incidence tops 300 for the first time 

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Monday
Denmark

Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Monday

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Monday
Sweden

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Monday

Spain’s regions eye Covid health pass to keep sixth wave at bay
Spain

Spain’s regions eye Covid health pass to keep sixth wave at bay

Child dies after ‘fall from great height’ in Stockholm – two adults arrested
Sweden

Child dies after ‘fall from great height’ in Stockholm – two adults arrested

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Monday 
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Monday 

Germany plans return to working from home as Covid infections rise
Germany

Germany plans return to working from home as Covid infections rise

Sweden third most ‘digital’ in EU – but there’s room for improvement
Sweden

Sweden third most ‘digital’ in EU – but there’s room for improvement

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Monday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Monday