Adolf, Alexa, Greta: These are the names Germans don’t want to give their kids
Germany

Adolf, Alexa, Greta: These are the names Germans don’t want to give their kids

History, technology and current political trends all seem to have an influence when German parents decide on names for their children, a new survey shows.

These are the unusual names parents in Germany are giving their newborns
Germany

These are the unusual names parents in Germany are giving their newborns

Nora and Jakob: What do Norway’s favourite baby names say about the country?
Norway

Nora and Jakob: What do Norway’s favourite baby names say about the country?

Births, marriages and many deaths: Five things that happened to France’s demographics in 2020
France

Births, marriages and many deaths: Five things that happened to France’s demographics in 2020

IN NUMBERS: German birth rate falls as women have children later
Germany

IN NUMBERS: German birth rate falls as women have children later

Emma, Oscar, Saga and Konrad: Denmark’s 50 most popular baby names for girls and boys
Denmark

Emma, Oscar, Saga and Konrad: Denmark’s 50 most popular baby names for girls and boys

Revealed: Germany’s most popular baby names
Germany

Revealed: Germany’s most popular baby names

Germany sees rise in births with more babies born to older mothers
Germany

Germany sees rise in births with more babies born to older mothers

17 babies in Spain develop ‘werewolf syndrome’ after drugs mix-up
Spain

17 babies in Spain develop ‘werewolf syndrome’ after drugs mix-up

Danish psychologists protest cry-it-out sleep book
Denmark

Danish psychologists protest cry-it-out sleep book

These are Denmark’s most popular baby names
Denmark

These are Denmark’s most popular baby names

Number of births in Spain plummets 40 percent in 10 years
Spain

Number of births in Spain plummets 40 percent in 10 years

These are Spain’s most popular baby names
Spain

These are Spain’s most popular baby names

New Swedish study show how survival rates of prematurely born babies have improved
Sweden

New Swedish study show how survival rates of prematurely born babies have improved

Why Swedes are less likely to make babies on Valentine’s Day
Sweden

Why Swedes are less likely to make babies on Valentine’s Day

Swedish parents told to scrap son’s name Skrot
Sweden

Swedish parents told to scrap son’s name Skrot

Strict Swedish laws over baby names hit international parents
Sweden

Strict Swedish laws over baby names hit international parents

France launches probe after 11 new cases of babies born without arms in rural region
France

France launches probe after 11 new cases of babies born without arms in rural region

France investigates spike in babies born with arm defects
France

France investigates spike in babies born with arm defects

Podemos premature twins doing well thanks to prayers, free healthcare, and breast milk donations
Spain

Podemos premature twins doing well thanks to prayers, free healthcare, and breast milk donations

Podemos twins arrive three months early
Spain

Podemos twins arrive three months early

These are Germany’s most popular baby names of 2017
Germany

These are Germany’s most popular baby names of 2017

Baby boom: Sweden near top of European fertility table
Sweden

Baby boom: Sweden near top of European fertility table

German birth rate surges to highest level in over four decades
Germany

German birth rate surges to highest level in over four decades

Why are the French making fewer and fewer babies?
France

Why are the French making fewer and fewer babies?

German singles flocking to Denmark… to get pregnant

German singles flocking to Denmark… to get pregnant

Berlin parents waiting up to three months for babies’ birth certificates
Germany

Berlin parents waiting up to three months for babies’ birth certificates

Swiss scientists create new ‘contactless’ system to monitor premature babies
Switzerland

Swiss scientists create new ‘contactless’ system to monitor premature babies

Spain appoints ‘sex tsar’ to boost baby making and reverse population decline
Spain

Spain appoints ‘sex tsar’ to boost baby making and reverse population decline

These were Sweden’s most popular baby names in 2016
Sweden

These were Sweden’s most popular baby names in 2016

The pros and cons of having kids in Switzerland
Switzerland

The pros and cons of having kids in Switzerland

Acupuncture could help your baby stop crying: study
Sweden

Acupuncture could help your baby stop crying: study

Despite government efforts, Italy’s birthrate continues its sharp decline
Italy

Despite government efforts, Italy’s birthrate continues its sharp decline

Video: Italian zoo asks public to name adorable baby hippo
Italy

Video: Italian zoo asks public to name adorable baby hippo

What are France’s most popular baby names?
France

What are France’s most popular baby names?

Cop turns car into cradle to lull trapped baby to sleep
Germany

Cop turns car into cradle to lull trapped baby to sleep

Spanish woman gives birth to ‘miracle’ baby at age of 62
Spain

Spanish woman gives birth to ‘miracle’ baby at age of 62

More French women becoming mothers after 40
France

More French women becoming mothers after 40

The real reasons young Italians aren’t having kids
Italy

The real reasons young Italians aren’t having kids

‘Patriotic’ French baby names: The latest crazy row in France
France

‘Patriotic’ French baby names: The latest crazy row in France

Italian fertility campaign scrapped after backlash
Italy

Italian fertility campaign scrapped after backlash

Italy left shame-faced by baby-making campaign
Italy

Italy left shame-faced by baby-making campaign

Why German babies cry differently to Chinese ones
Germany

Why German babies cry differently to Chinese ones

Every third German baby born out of wedlock
Germany

Every third German baby born out of wedlock

Mother confesses to killing of eight babies
Germany

Mother confesses to killing of eight babies

Accidental pregnancy leads to payout
Germany

Accidental pregnancy leads to payout

Germany experiences highest birth rate in 15 years
Germany

Germany experiences highest birth rate in 15 years

Sex campaigns lead to Danish baby boom
Denmark

Sex campaigns lead to Danish baby boom

Top baby names: Spanish parents depart from tradition
Spain

Top baby names: Spanish parents depart from tradition

Cases of Zika virus on the rise in Switzerland
Switzerland

Cases of Zika virus on the rise in Switzerland

Why the baby brain can learn two languages at same time

Why the baby brain can learn two languages at same time

Spanish designers chosen to dress youngest British royals
Spain

Spanish designers chosen to dress youngest British royals

Sophie and Max: German classics top baby name list
Germany

Sophie and Max: German classics top baby name list

Swedes are Europe’s third best baby-makers
Sweden

Swedes are Europe’s third best baby-makers

French named best baby-makers in all of Europe
France

French named best baby-makers in all of Europe

France: Common drug caused birth defects in 450 babies
France

France: Common drug caused birth defects in 450 babies

Germans turn to Star Wars for baby names
Germany

Germans turn to Star Wars for baby names

German birthrate jumps to quarter-century high
Germany

German birthrate jumps to quarter-century high

Italian gives birth to two sets of identical twins
Italy

Italian gives birth to two sets of identical twins

Spain would adopt Swedish-style parental leave under Ciudadanos
Spain

Spain would adopt Swedish-style parental leave under Ciudadanos

Amazing new study reveals unborn babies ‘sing and dance’ to music
Spain

Amazing new study reveals unborn babies ‘sing and dance’ to music

Danish tourists encouraged to come to Spanish holiday isles to fornicate
Spain

Danish tourists encouraged to come to Spanish holiday isles to fornicate

First baby in Europe with Zika defects born in Spain
Spain

First baby in Europe with Zika defects born in Spain

Germany sees biggest baby batch in a decade
Germany

Germany sees biggest baby batch in a decade

Tax cuts pitched for baby-making Italians
Italy

Tax cuts pitched for baby-making Italians

Twin babies killed in car crash near Pisa
Italy

Twin babies killed in car crash near Pisa

Greens warn: German breast milk unsafe
Germany

Greens warn: German breast milk unsafe

Why Italians aren’t having more babies
Italy

Why Italians aren’t having more babies

Lucía and Hugo are the top baby names in Spain
Spain

Lucía and Hugo are the top baby names in Spain

Germans stay traditional with 2014 baby names
Germany

Germans stay traditional with 2014 baby names

Two babies die in France after vaccinations
France

Two babies die in France after vaccinations

First Italian babies born with egg donor
Italy

First Italian babies born with egg donor

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Germany

Court grants kids right to know donor fathers

What are Sweden’s most popular names?
Sweden

What are Sweden’s most popular names?

Glut of twins for small community hospital
Austria

Glut of twins for small community hospital

Having a baby in France: Ten lessons learned
France

Having a baby in France: Ten lessons learned

French families sue after babies switched at birth
France

French families sue after babies switched at birth

Baby blues: Paris birth rate hits 40-year low
France

Baby blues: Paris birth rate hits 40-year low

‘Forget the baby bonus, we need investment’
Italy

‘Forget the baby bonus, we need investment’

Births in Southern Italy at lowest rate since 1861
Italy

Births in Southern Italy at lowest rate since 1861

Mother who froze dead babies gets 35 years jail
Spain

Mother who froze dead babies gets 35 years jail

French maternity wards prepare for busiest day
France

French maternity wards prepare for busiest day

Swiss parents steadfast in baby name choices
Switzerland

Swiss parents steadfast in baby name choices

Lazio offers €800 reward for home births
Italy

Lazio offers €800 reward for home births

Embryo mix-up: couples to get DNA tests
Italy

Embryo mix-up: couples to get DNA tests

Baby shock: Gran lifts lid on hospital mix-up
Spain

Baby shock: Gran lifts lid on hospital mix-up

Clinic slammed for ‘non- Nordic’ baby register
Sweden

Clinic slammed for ‘non- Nordic’ baby register

Swiss ‘assisted tech’ babies double in 10 years
Switzerland

Swiss ‘assisted tech’ babies double in 10 years

Lifetime travel pass for baby born on train
Germany

Lifetime travel pass for baby born on train

Germans: money worries the best contraceptive
Germany

Germans: money worries the best contraceptive

Six kilo newborn Germany’s biggest baby
Germany

Six kilo newborn Germany’s biggest baby

Baby increase narrows birth-death divide
Germany

Baby increase narrows birth-death divide

New law reignites debate over ‘baby hatches’
Germany

New law reignites debate over ‘baby hatches’

German couple jailed for snatching Czech baby
Germany

German couple jailed for snatching Czech baby

Latest ever recorded triplets born in Rostock
Germany

Latest ever recorded triplets born in Rostock

High rate of Caesarian births questioned
Germany

High rate of Caesarian births questioned

‘Mia’ and ‘Ben’ top baby names in 2012
Germany

‘Mia’ and ‘Ben’ top baby names in 2012

Mum ‘killed five babies’ to keep standard of living
Germany

Mum ‘killed five babies’ to keep standard of living

Man answers door – finds newborn baby
Germany

Man answers door – finds newborn baby

Unborn baby causes car smash
Germany

Unborn baby causes car smash

Three dead babies found in cooler boxes
Germany

Three dead babies found in cooler boxes

Long-awaited elephant baby dies
Germany

Long-awaited elephant baby dies

Bremen baby unit closed after further deaths
Germany

Bremen baby unit closed after further deaths

Babies aware of environment earlier than thought
Germany

Babies aware of environment earlier than thought

Fifth of anonymous babies lost forever
Germany

Fifth of anonymous babies lost forever

Immunisations and anal pharmacists
Germany

Immunisations and anal pharmacists

First German DNA screen baby born healthy
Germany

First German DNA screen baby born healthy

Kitting out babies the German way
Germany

Kitting out babies the German way

Three premature babies die in Bremen
Germany

Three premature babies die in Bremen

Investigators probe hospital deaths of three infants
Germany

Investigators probe hospital deaths of three infants

Bare baby bums and flyswatters
Germany

Bare baby bums and flyswatters

Births surge to highest rate since 1990
Germany

Births surge to highest rate since 1990

Youngest surviving premature baby released from hospital
Germany

Youngest surviving premature baby released from hospital

Frédéric Prinz von Anhalt and Zsa Zsa Gabor want a baby
Germany

Frédéric Prinz von Anhalt and Zsa Zsa Gabor want a baby

Family Minister Schröder expecting her first baby
Germany

Family Minister Schröder expecting her first baby

Newborn found in suitcase in Hamburg
Germany

Newborn found in suitcase in Hamburg

Leon and Mia most popular baby names in 2010
Germany

Leon and Mia most popular baby names in 2010

Birth rate on the rise
Germany

Birth rate on the rise

Baby snatcher wanted to raise newborn
Germany

Baby snatcher wanted to raise newborn

Newborn baby stolen from Frankfurt hospital
Germany

Newborn baby stolen from Frankfurt hospital

MRI scans live birth
Germany

MRI scans live birth

President Wulff becomes honorary godfather to neo-Nazi baby
Germany

President Wulff becomes honorary godfather to neo-Nazi baby

Woman who hid dead babies in freezer jailed
Germany

Woman who hid dead babies in freezer jailed

School offers music classes for babies
Germany

School offers music classes for babies

Dirty bottle likely source of bacteria in Mainz infant deaths
Germany

Dirty bottle likely source of bacteria in Mainz infant deaths

Claudia Schiffer gives birth to third child
Germany

Claudia Schiffer gives birth to third child

Hannover 96 offers football fans birthing room for born supporters
Germany

Hannover 96 offers football fans birthing room for born supporters

Study finds babies cry in German
Germany

Study finds babies cry in German

Rare identical triplets born in Bonn
Germany

Rare identical triplets born in Bonn

China recalls German baby powder containing asbestos
Germany

China recalls German baby powder containing asbestos

Berlin mother gives birth to sextuplets
Germany

Berlin mother gives birth to sextuplets

Signs of violence found on frozen German babies
Germany

Signs of violence found on frozen German babies

Three dead babies found in freezer
Germany

Three dead babies found in freezer

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Sweden

Heart disease linked to babies’ birth weight

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Sweden

‘Dead foetus’ was alive

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Sweden

Swedes go to Cyprus to choose sex of babies

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Sweden

Many Swedish women drink while pregnant

Swedish hospitals launch campaign touting early pregnancy
Sweden

Swedish hospitals launch campaign touting early pregnancy

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Sweden

Swedish town mulls IVF discount to combat population drain

Babies mature faster with both parents home: study
Sweden

Babies mature faster with both parents home: study

Brit’s baby biggest ever born in Spain
Spain

Brit’s baby biggest ever born in Spain

Doctor jailed for selling babies to France
France

Doctor jailed for selling babies to France

Spanish twins’ first touch takes internet by storm
Spain

Spanish twins’ first touch takes internet by storm

France limbers up for baby-making week
France

France limbers up for baby-making week

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France

Woman in baby-killing probe is released

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Switzerland

Row over Nestlé’s ‘Baby milk Nespresso’

Hipp baby food turns to hip-replacement generation
Germany

Hipp baby food turns to hip-replacement generation