11 things the Swiss get tired of hearing abroad
Switzerland

11 things the Swiss get tired of hearing abroad

Which cliches are real and which are, well, cliches? These are some of the stereotypes or beliefs that the Swiss get tired of hearing.

Readers reveal: What you need to know about life in Gothenburg
Sweden

Readers reveal: What you need to know about life in Gothenburg

EXPLAINED: What’s happening to house prices and rents in Germany amid the coronavirus crisis?
Germany

EXPLAINED: What’s happening to house prices and rents in Germany amid the coronavirus crisis?

Opinion: ‘Why Swedish migration policy badly needs an overhaul’
Sweden

Opinion: ‘Why Swedish migration policy badly needs an overhaul’

German media roundup: Jung under fire for Afghan air strike
Germany

German media roundup: Jung under fire for Afghan air strike

Basel in dreamland with major Surrealist show
Switzerland

Basel in dreamland with major Surrealist show

EXPLAINED: How are mental health issues at work dealt with in Germany?
Germany

EXPLAINED: How are mental health issues at work dealt with in Germany?

How German health care is set to become more digital in 2020
Germany

How German health care is set to become more digital in 2020

Germany expects US sanctions to slightly delay Russian pipeline
Germany

Germany expects US sanctions to slightly delay Russian pipeline

Microsoft to build data centre in Malmö commuter town
Sweden

Microsoft to build data centre in Malmö commuter town

What you need to know about Berlin’s turbulent housing market
Germany

What you need to know about Berlin’s turbulent housing market

Italian problems: Driving seven hours (in a heatwave) to sign a form
Italy

Italian problems: Driving seven hours (in a heatwave) to sign a form

How new homes in Germany are not being built where they are most needed
Germany

How new homes in Germany are not being built where they are most needed

What you need to know about filing your tax return in Germany
Germany

What you need to know about filing your tax return in Germany

Man held over knife attack on Jewish woman in Sweden
Sweden

Man held over knife attack on Jewish woman in Sweden

The words and phrases that will help you survive your commute in Sweden
Sweden

The words and phrases that will help you survive your commute in Sweden

The celebrity wedding that rocked the world in 1960
Sweden

The celebrity wedding that rocked the world in 1960

What you need to know about travelling within Germany right now
Germany

What you need to know about travelling within Germany right now

Your guide to the events marking 100 years of Bauhaus in Germany
Germany

Your guide to the events marking 100 years of Bauhaus in Germany

1.4 million parcels a day: record Christmas for Swiss Post
Switzerland

1.4 million parcels a day: record Christmas for Swiss Post

15 magical Christmas markets in Sweden this year
Sweden

15 magical Christmas markets in Sweden this year

The unexpected things cemeteries can teach you about Germany
Germany

The unexpected things cemeteries can teach you about Germany

94-year-old Israeli recreates his German childhood in miniature
Germany

94-year-old Israeli recreates his German childhood in miniature

My German city: life in Aschaffenburg, ‘the Nice of Bavaria’
Germany

My German city: life in Aschaffenburg, ‘the Nice of Bavaria’

Here are the top 10 breweries to celebrate German Beer Day
Germany

Here are the top 10 breweries to celebrate German Beer Day

Key things to know about German war reparations and Poland
Germany

Key things to know about German war reparations and Poland

Sweden’s big cities predicted to have coldest winter in five years
Sweden

Sweden’s big cities predicted to have coldest winter in five years

Catalan talks with Spain ‘would aim at independence’
Spain

Catalan talks with Spain ‘would aim at independence’

Spain sets deadline in Catalan independence dispute
Spain

Spain sets deadline in Catalan independence dispute

Spanish PM Rajoy asks Catalan government to ‘clarify’ if it declared independence
Spain

Spanish PM Rajoy asks Catalan government to ‘clarify’ if it declared independence

‘A lot of broken eggs, no tortilla’: How Spain’s press reacted to ‘suspended’ independence declaration
Spain

‘A lot of broken eggs, no tortilla’: How Spain’s press reacted to ‘suspended’ independence declaration

The Local’s Swedish film of the month: Cries and Whispers
Sweden

The Local’s Swedish film of the month: Cries and Whispers

‘Loved by people, hated by the system’: An immigrant’s tale of Sweden
Sweden

‘Loved by people, hated by the system’: An immigrant’s tale of Sweden

A trip back in time: Blaafarveværket and the Cobalt Mines
Norway

A trip back in time: Blaafarveværket and the Cobalt Mines

The best places to watch the Europa League final in Stockholm
Sweden

The best places to watch the Europa League final in Stockholm

Italian journalist arrested in Turkey has been freed
Italy

Italian journalist arrested in Turkey has been freed

Italy asks Turkey to release reporter jailed while reporting on refugee crisis
Italy

Italy asks Turkey to release reporter jailed while reporting on refugee crisis

How music is keeping one southern Italian dialect alive
Italy

How music is keeping one southern Italian dialect alive

What you need to know about Sweden’s new Eurovision hopeful
Sweden

What you need to know about Sweden’s new Eurovision hopeful

Why women need to keep marching in Italy
Italy

Why women need to keep marching in Italy

London-based Italians arrested for cyber-spying on top politicians
Italy

London-based Italians arrested for cyber-spying on top politicians

Italy’s president starts quest to form new government
Italy

Italy’s president starts quest to form new government

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to extend Man United deal
Sweden

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to extend Man United deal

Far-right AfD comes in fourth place in Lower Saxony vote
Germany

Far-right AfD comes in fourth place in Lower Saxony vote

Italy imam defends burqinis with beach-going nuns photo
Italy

Italy imam defends burqinis with beach-going nuns photo

Shakespeare first to mark 500 years of Venice ghetto
Italy

Shakespeare first to mark 500 years of Venice ghetto

Florence’s secret passage may soon be open to all
Italy

Florence’s secret passage may soon be open to all

Falling drone ‘almost kills’ ski champ in Italy

Falling drone ‘almost kills’ ski champ in Italy

Islamic group defends member against probe
Switzerland

Islamic group defends member against probe

Vatican letting fraudsters get away: report
Italy

Vatican letting fraudsters get away: report

Century-old Sissi cake on show at Italian castle
Italy

Century-old Sissi cake on show at Italian castle

Balotelli undergoes groin operation
Italy

Balotelli undergoes groin operation

12 reasons why Spain is (and isn’t) a brilliant place to be an expatriate
Spain

12 reasons why Spain is (and isn’t) a brilliant place to be an expatriate

Old pals Berlusconi and Putin reunite in Crimea
Italy

Old pals Berlusconi and Putin reunite in Crimea

Man kidnapped by gang of French nationals rescued on Costa del Sol
Spain

Man kidnapped by gang of French nationals rescued on Costa del Sol

Rosberg ‘overwhelmed’ by birth of daughter
Germany

Rosberg ‘overwhelmed’ by birth of daughter

Over 550 migrants saved off Italy, five found dead
Italy

Over 550 migrants saved off Italy, five found dead

Childhood memory helps to locate Civil War grave
Spain

Childhood memory helps to locate Civil War grave

Six probed in Italian cyber crime investigation
Italy

Six probed in Italian cyber crime investigation

Italy ‘out of firing line’ of Greek crisis fallout: PM
Italy

Italy ‘out of firing line’ of Greek crisis fallout: PM

Madrid official resigns over anti-semitic tweet
Spain

Madrid official resigns over anti-semitic tweet

Legend Rossi seeks world title in Mugello
Italy

Legend Rossi seeks world title in Mugello

First civil unions celebrated in Rome
Italy

First civil unions celebrated in Rome

Federer and Murray roll on in Rome
Italy

Federer and Murray roll on in Rome

Israel to buy four German warships
Germany

Israel to buy four German warships

Bundestag thanks Allies for 70 years of peace
Germany

Bundestag thanks Allies for 70 years of peace

UN Security Council to meet on migrant crisis
Italy

UN Security Council to meet on migrant crisis

Italy approves radical new electoral law
Italy

Italy approves radical new electoral law

Pablo Iglesias to face awkward meet with King
Spain

Pablo Iglesias to face awkward meet with King

Basque rockers banned from playing Madrid
Spain

Basque rockers banned from playing Madrid

Italy PM in emergency helicopter landing
Italy

Italy PM in emergency helicopter landing

No capes at Armani show after Madonna tumble
Italy

No capes at Armani show after Madonna tumble

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Italy

Statues may be last left by Michelangelo

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Italy

Italy’s Senate green-lights new electoral law

IN IMAGES: France’s biggest street rallies
France

IN IMAGES: France’s biggest street rallies

Bid to keep marine in Italy after heart op
Italy

Bid to keep marine in Italy after heart op

Audi prototype drives itself to Las Vegas
Germany

Audi prototype drives itself to Las Vegas

Banned doping doctor denies Astana link
Italy

Banned doping doctor denies Astana link

Why tourists to Italy shouldn’t skip Turin
Italy

Why tourists to Italy shouldn’t skip Turin

Italy’s Bonomi trumps Chinese bid for Club Med
Italy

Italy’s Bonomi trumps Chinese bid for Club Med

Sharp drop in Italy growth forecast
Italy

Sharp drop in Italy growth forecast

Four mountaineers killed in Italian Alps
Italy

Four mountaineers killed in Italian Alps

Marks and Spencer: Win €300 toward your new autumn wardrobe
Germany

Marks and Spencer: Win €300 toward your new autumn wardrobe

Marks and Spencer: Win €300 toward your new autumn wardrobe
Spain

Marks and Spencer: Win €300 toward your new autumn wardrobe

Norway and Sweden mark 200 years of peace
Norway

Norway and Sweden mark 200 years of peace

US tourists outraged over €42 ice cream bill
Italy

US tourists outraged over €42 ice cream bill

Sex scandal mayor fights to be called ‘Honourable’
Italy

Sex scandal mayor fights to be called ‘Honourable’

‘Italian justice has let us down in every way’
Italy

‘Italian justice has let us down in every way’

Polish student raped in Milan
Italy

Polish student raped in Milan

‘The Madonna does not bow to gangsters’
Italy

‘The Madonna does not bow to gangsters’

Foreigners welcome in social sector revamp
Italy

Foreigners welcome in social sector revamp

Italian woman plunges through apartment floor
Italy

Italian woman plunges through apartment floor

Berlusconi mastermind jailed for mafia ties
Italy

Berlusconi mastermind jailed for mafia ties

Sperm donor services to start in Italy
Italy

Sperm donor services to start in Italy

Italian climber found dead in Peruvian Andes
Italy

Italian climber found dead in Peruvian Andes

What you need to know about new coronavirus measures in Munich and Bavaria
Germany

What you need to know about new coronavirus measures in Munich and Bavaria

Headless body washed up on Italian beach
Italy

Headless body washed up on Italian beach

Business chief wants crisis-busting leaders
Italy

Business chief wants crisis-busting leaders

Charlemagne’s bones are (probably) real
Germany

Charlemagne’s bones are (probably) real

Swiss ban Egyptian preacher: Islamic group
Switzerland

Swiss ban Egyptian preacher: Islamic group

M&S opens new Paris store amid expansion
France

M&S opens new Paris store amid expansion

French football clubs in strike threat over 75% tax
France

French football clubs in strike threat over 75% tax

Viagra sales shoot up in Italy as price slashed
Italy

Viagra sales shoot up in Italy as price slashed

From diapers to diamonds: Confessions of a Stockholm ‘manny’
Sweden

From diapers to diamonds: Confessions of a Stockholm ‘manny’

Motorists flush away millions in toilet tickets
Germany

Motorists flush away millions in toilet tickets

Bayern defeat Dortmund in Wembley thriller
Germany

Bayern defeat Dortmund in Wembley thriller

‘Messi? I want to be Germany’s Ronaldo’
Germany

‘Messi? I want to be Germany’s Ronaldo’

Borussia Dortmund hit four to stun Real Madrid
Germany

Borussia Dortmund hit four to stun Real Madrid

Rampant Bayern Munich trounce Barcelona
Germany

Rampant Bayern Munich trounce Barcelona

Rising star Götze ditches Dortmund for Bayern
Germany

Rising star Götze ditches Dortmund for Bayern

Bayern Munich claim historic title win
Germany

Bayern Munich claim historic title win

German schoolkids told: The military wants you
Germany

German schoolkids told: The military wants you

Lufthansa strikes sweep across country
Germany

Lufthansa strikes sweep across country

‘The artistic atmosphere is different in Germany’
Germany

‘The artistic atmosphere is different in Germany’

Merkel: Egypt must talk with opposition
Germany

Merkel: Egypt must talk with opposition

Bayern cruise past Belarusians to win 4-1
Germany

Bayern cruise past Belarusians to win 4-1

‘UN Palestinian upgrade no danger for Israel’
Germany

‘UN Palestinian upgrade no danger for Israel’

Germany condemns Israeli settlement plans
Germany

Germany condemns Israeli settlement plans

Schäuble: don’t panic on French economy
Germany

Schäuble: don’t panic on French economy

National gun register poised for 2013 launch
Germany

National gun register poised for 2013 launch

Housing becomes more expensive nationwide
Germany

Housing becomes more expensive nationwide

Property prices soar but ‘no danger of bubble’
Germany

Property prices soar but ‘no danger of bubble’

Cities scramble for cool new Facebook names
Germany

Cities scramble for cool new Facebook names

Wulff case ‘a chance to open up German politics’
Germany

Wulff case ‘a chance to open up German politics’

Telekom braces for AT&T deal collapse
Germany

Telekom braces for AT&T deal collapse

German gets medal for saving dozens during Oslo massacre
Germany

German gets medal for saving dozens during Oslo massacre

Exec at children’s TV station Kika jailed for embezzling millions
Germany

Exec at children’s TV station Kika jailed for embezzling millions

Fire breaks out on high-speed ICE train
Germany

Fire breaks out on high-speed ICE train

Rumoured plan to bring Mubarak to Germany
Germany

Rumoured plan to bring Mubarak to Germany

Saarland’s state premier to leave post this year
Germany

Saarland’s state premier to leave post this year

Children’s TV Kika station loses €7 mln to alleged embezzlement
Germany

Children’s TV Kika station loses €7 mln to alleged embezzlement

Lufthansa to invest heavily in Munich hub
Germany

Lufthansa to invest heavily in Munich hub

Lena wins Eurovision
Germany

Lena wins Eurovision

Keepin’ it real: Can Lena’s calculated chaos win Eurovision?
Germany

Keepin’ it real: Can Lena’s calculated chaos win Eurovision?

John E. Woods: Bringing German literature to the world
Germany

John E. Woods: Bringing German literature to the world

40,000 welcome Eurovision winner Lena in Hannover
Germany

40,000 welcome Eurovision winner Lena in Hannover

Church admits abuse victims came second
Germany

Church admits abuse victims came second

Hunters urge calm as wolves return to Bavaria
Germany

Hunters urge calm as wolves return to Bavaria

Bayern Munich extends contracts of rising stars
Germany

Bayern Munich extends contracts of rising stars

Clinton hopes Berlin open to new US strategy in Afghanistan
Germany

Clinton hopes Berlin open to new US strategy in Afghanistan

Abandoned Nazi autobahn listed as historic monument in Bavaria
Germany

Abandoned Nazi autobahn listed as historic monument in Bavaria

Armoured car sales boost industrial orders
Germany

Armoured car sales boost industrial orders

Three trucks full of weaponry removed from bomber’s home
Germany

Three trucks full of weaponry removed from bomber’s home

Borussia Dortmund’s stadium ranked best in the world
Germany

Borussia Dortmund’s stadium ranked best in the world

Merkel and CDU reach popularity high
Germany

Merkel and CDU reach popularity high

Twenty-nine parties set for upcoming national ballot
Germany

Twenty-nine parties set for upcoming national ballot

Violent storms cause chaos, two deaths
Germany

Violent storms cause chaos, two deaths

Metro aims to take over bankrupt Arcandor
Germany

Metro aims to take over bankrupt Arcandor

Wolfsburg stays on top as Bayern and Hertha keep pace
Germany

Wolfsburg stays on top as Bayern and Hertha keep pace

Pacifists mark Easter with protests
Germany

Pacifists mark Easter with protests

Wolves humiliate mighty Bayern
Germany

Wolves humiliate mighty Bayern

Failing integration not about ethnicity, Turkish group says
Germany

Failing integration not about ethnicity, Turkish group says

Schools flunk early English instruction
Germany

Schools flunk early English instruction

Commerzbank mulls state-backed bond issue
Germany

Commerzbank mulls state-backed bond issue

IMF chief urges Germany to increase spending
Germany

IMF chief urges Germany to increase spending

Merkel seeks unity in CDU on economic stimulus plans
Germany

Merkel seeks unity in CDU on economic stimulus plans

Merkel ‘ignored’ Morsleben nuclear waste dump warnings
Germany

Merkel ‘ignored’ Morsleben nuclear waste dump warnings

US investment group Lone Star buys IKB
Germany

US investment group Lone Star buys IKB

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Germany

Every fifth eastern German makes under €7.50/hour

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Sweden

Voters have confidence in Reinfeldt

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Sweden

Outrage over language ban proposal

Research reveals depth of Sweden-US Cold War relations
Sweden

Research reveals depth of Sweden-US Cold War relations

Jobless rate to hit 11 percent: agency
Sweden

Jobless rate to hit 11 percent: agency

Ericsson names Vestberg as new CEO
Sweden

Ericsson names Vestberg as new CEO

Fresh capital to help fund Spotify’s US expansion
Sweden

Fresh capital to help fund Spotify’s US expansion

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Sweden

Swede wanted in bribery case arrested in LA

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Sweden

Swedes recruited by Somali terror group

Wedding prompts huge foreign media interest
Sweden

Wedding prompts huge foreign media interest

Payment row over ethanol car repairs
Sweden

Payment row over ethanol car repairs

Sweden’s welfare state has endured centre-right rule: experts
Sweden

Sweden’s welfare state has endured centre-right rule: experts

Sweden wakes up to a new reality
Sweden

Sweden wakes up to a new reality

King: It was a long time ago
Sweden

King: It was a long time ago

TeliaSonera executive named Sweden’s top businesswoman
Sweden

TeliaSonera executive named Sweden’s top businesswoman

Suicide bomb attack ‘planned years ago’
Sweden

Suicide bomb attack ‘planned years ago’

‘Bullying’ claim prompts probe of Chinese IT firm
Sweden

‘Bullying’ claim prompts probe of Chinese IT firm

Teen boy faces sex crime suspicions for grabbing principal’s butt
Sweden

Teen boy faces sex crime suspicions for grabbing principal’s butt

Patient waits eight hours in emergency ward, dies
Sweden

Patient waits eight hours in emergency ward, dies

Penelope Cruz shoots spicy lingerie video
Spain

Penelope Cruz shoots spicy lingerie video

Who is France’s most fashionable femme fatale?
France

Who is France’s most fashionable femme fatale?

Tour de France stage 15: Froome earns epic win
France

Tour de France stage 15: Froome earns epic win

VIDEO: Tour de France stage 12 preview
France

VIDEO: Tour de France stage 12 preview

Tour de France stage 11: Froome extends lead
France

Tour de France stage 11: Froome extends lead

Tour de France stage 11: A race against the clock
France

Tour de France stage 11: A race against the clock

Senior dies in mountain pass motorbike crash
Switzerland

Senior dies in mountain pass motorbike crash

Sentence boost for Swiss tycoon in asbestos trial
Italy

Sentence boost for Swiss tycoon in asbestos trial

Paris pickpocket ringleader gets jail term
France

Paris pickpocket ringleader gets jail term

Top ten beastly Spanish expressions
Spain

Top ten beastly Spanish expressions

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Spain

‘No growth until 2014’: Spain’s central bank

Prince Felipe in Caracas for Chavez funeral
Spain

Prince Felipe in Caracas for Chavez funeral

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Switzerland

Vaccinations slash measles rates, WHO says

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France

Senator ‘plots child sex scandal’ against rival

French restaurant pegs meal price to election result
France

French restaurant pegs meal price to election result

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Switzerland

Brothers stabbed outside Zurich club

French pop song attacks downloading sites
France

French pop song attacks downloading sites

Swedish word of the day: spissflabbad
Sweden

Swedish word of the day: spissflabbad

Five years on from migrant tragedy, Italian island of Lampedusa seeks to lure back tourists
Italy

Five years on from migrant tragedy, Italian island of Lampedusa seeks to lure back tourists

Italy doubles down on anti-migrant stance ahead of EU summit
Italy

Italy doubles down on anti-migrant stance ahead of EU summit

In ‘Calais of Italy’ tension soars over migrant crisis
Italy

In ‘Calais of Italy’ tension soars over migrant crisis

Spain, not Italy, will take in stranded migrants ‘to avoid catastrophe’
Italy

Spain, not Italy, will take in stranded migrants ‘to avoid catastrophe’

Italy or Malta must let stranded migrants land ‘immediately’: UN
Italy

Italy or Malta must let stranded migrants land ‘immediately’: UN

Italy calls for tougher reforms of EU’s asylum rules
Italy

Italy calls for tougher reforms of EU’s asylum rules

In depth: Why is Sweden deporting its foreign professionals?
Sweden

In depth: Why is Sweden deporting its foreign professionals?

Mushroom recipe: How to make chanterelle pesto
Sweden

Mushroom recipe: How to make chanterelle pesto

Italian Muslims sign anti-extremism pact
Italy

Italian Muslims sign anti-extremism pact

Italy to step up deportations after migrant death protest
Italy

Italy to step up deportations after migrant death protest

EU approves Turkey refugee fund after Italy row solved
Italy

EU approves Turkey refugee fund after Italy row solved

‘Algeria and Morocco must take back deportees’: Berlin
Germany

‘Algeria and Morocco must take back deportees’: Berlin

Sweden to take Italy’s Eritrean refugees
Italy

Sweden to take Italy’s Eritrean refugees

Italy migrant arrivals near record 68k in six months
Italy

Italy migrant arrivals near record 68k in six months

France, Germany warn of slow Ukraine progress
Germany

France, Germany warn of slow Ukraine progress

Matteo Renzi denies Italy ‘flunked’ 2015 budget
Italy

Matteo Renzi denies Italy ‘flunked’ 2015 budget

Iranian woman’s body dumped in Venice canal
Italy

Iranian woman’s body dumped in Venice canal

Boat survivors banned from memorial service
Italy

Boat survivors banned from memorial service

Pope holds mass for perished migrants
Italy

Pope holds mass for perished migrants

Three Swedish eateries among world’s top 100
Sweden

Three Swedish eateries among world’s top 100

EU shaken by Swedish Match ‘snus bribe’ probe
Sweden

EU shaken by Swedish Match ‘snus bribe’ probe

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Sweden

Assange lawyers pursue ‘low-key’ approach

Lawyer: Assange a victim of judicial mismatch
Sweden

Lawyer: Assange a victim of judicial mismatch

Assange prepares for Sweden extradition fight
Sweden

Assange prepares for Sweden extradition fight

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Switzerland

No asylum flood after Arab Spring

Assange case difficult to prove: Swedish press
Sweden

Assange case difficult to prove: Swedish press

Police release most Iraqi deportee protesters
Sweden

Police release most Iraqi deportee protesters

Sweden renews Assange arrest warrant
Sweden

Sweden renews Assange arrest warrant

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Sweden

Swedish supreme court rejects Assange appeal

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Sweden

American photographer suspected of raping girl

Love Parade memorial held in Duisburg
Germany

Love Parade memorial held in Duisburg

Netanyahu heads for Berlin, London for talks
Germany

Netanyahu heads for Berlin, London for talks

Swedish MP: I don’t want to force abortion on Ireland
Sweden

Swedish MP: I don’t want to force abortion on Ireland

Steinmeier demands removal of US nukes from Germany
Germany

Steinmeier demands removal of US nukes from Germany