Merkel’s party braced for ‘slap in the face’ as polls take place in German states
Germany

Merkel’s party braced for ‘slap in the face’ as polls take place in German states

Germans headed to the polls in two key regional elections Sunday, with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives bracing for a drubbing on anger over a corruption scandal and a series of pandemic setbacks.

Merkel’s conservative party moves to clean up after ‘mask affair’
Germany

Merkel’s conservative party moves to clean up after ‘mask affair’

What you need to know about Germany’s face mask scandal
Germany

What you need to know about Germany’s face mask scandal

Guilty verdict: What you should know about Norway’s extraordinary political scandal
Norway

Guilty verdict: What you should know about Norway’s extraordinary political scandal

Operation Kitchen: What you need to know about the latest spying scandal engulfing Spain’s right
Spain

Operation Kitchen: What you need to know about the latest spying scandal engulfing Spain’s right

Why Germany’s finance minister has come under fire over Wirecard scandal
Germany

Why Germany’s finance minister has come under fire over Wirecard scandal

Five things to know about Germany’s Wirecard scandal
Germany

Five things to know about Germany’s Wirecard scandal

‘Enron of Germany’: Former CEO of scandal-hit Wirecard arrested
Germany

‘Enron of Germany’: Former CEO of scandal-hit Wirecard arrested

Austrian far-right kicks out scandal-hit ex-leader
Austria

Austrian far-right kicks out scandal-hit ex-leader

Credit Suisse boss resigns following UBS spying scandal
Switzerland

Credit Suisse boss resigns following UBS spying scandal

Public outrage over two-day jail release of King’s disgraced brother-in-law
Spain

Public outrage over two-day jail release of King’s disgraced brother-in-law

Partido Popular: Spanish conservative party acquitted of destroying evidence
Spain

Partido Popular: Spanish conservative party acquitted of destroying evidence

Austria set for early elections on September 29
Austria

Austria set for early elections on September 29

‘Fierce’ campaign ahead for Austria after Sebastian Kurz voted out
Austria

‘Fierce’ campaign ahead for Austria after Sebastian Kurz voted out

Ex-IMF head Rato on trial points finger at Spain central bank
Spain

Ex-IMF head Rato on trial points finger at Spain central bank

Spanish health minister resigns over ‘mastergate’ scandal
Spain

Spanish health minister resigns over ‘mastergate’ scandal

Iñaki Urdangarin chooses women’s prison to serve his time
Spain

Iñaki Urdangarin chooses women’s prison to serve his time

Behind bars: King’s brother-in-law jailed over graft scandal
Spain

Behind bars: King’s brother-in-law jailed over graft scandal

Urdangarin: King’s brother-in-law given five days to report to jail of choice
Spain

Urdangarin: King’s brother-in-law given five days to report to jail of choice

Berlin immigration authorities enabled years’ long fraud: report
Germany

Berlin immigration authorities enabled years’ long fraud: report

Swiss star banker remanded in major fraud probe
Switzerland

Swiss star banker remanded in major fraud probe

France to strip Hollywood’s Weinstein of Legion d’Honneur award
France

France to strip Hollywood’s Weinstein of Legion d’Honneur award

250,000 contaminated eggs sold in France since April
France

250,000 contaminated eggs sold in France since April

Tainted egg scandal: France demands more information
France

Tainted egg scandal: France demands more information

British Telecom says profits tumble on Italy scandal
Italy

British Telecom says profits tumble on Italy scandal

Millionaire French mayor forced to apologize over sex tape with married woman
France

Millionaire French mayor forced to apologize over sex tape with married woman

French interior minister quits over jobs for daughters revelations
France

French interior minister quits over jobs for daughters revelations

Scandal in German military: female soldier ‘forced to pole dance’
Germany

Scandal in German military: female soldier ‘forced to pole dance’

Norway jails US exec for seven years over graft
Norway

Norway jails US exec for seven years over graft

Danish populists hammered by EU expense scandal
Denmark

Danish populists hammered by EU expense scandal

Ex-IMF boss Rato goes on trial over bankers’ luxury sprees
Spain

Ex-IMF boss Rato goes on trial over bankers’ luxury sprees

Germany accuses Fiat of car emissions cheating
Italy

Germany accuses Fiat of car emissions cheating

Bavaria to sue Volkswagen over emissions cheating
Germany

Bavaria to sue Volkswagen over emissions cheating

Shock as German soldiers let kids play with machine guns
Germany

Shock as German soldiers let kids play with machine guns

Fiat Chrysler suspected of emissions cheating: Germany
Germany

Fiat Chrysler suspected of emissions cheating: Germany

‘Not the time for deals’ on FIFA presidency: Infantino
Switzerland

‘Not the time for deals’ on FIFA presidency: Infantino

Volkswagen sold more sausages than cars in 2015
Germany

Volkswagen sold more sausages than cars in 2015

Seven people arrested each day in Spain for corruption
Spain

Seven people arrested each day in Spain for corruption

Norway’s sovereign wealth fund hits out at VW leadership

Norway’s sovereign wealth fund hits out at VW leadership

Blatter ‘will attend Fifa appeal hearing’: lawyer
Switzerland

Blatter ‘will attend Fifa appeal hearing’: lawyer

Fresh corruption cases harm Rajoy’s last-ditch power bid
Spain

Fresh corruption cases harm Rajoy’s last-ditch power bid

Ten Spanish corruption scandals that will take your breath away
Spain

Ten Spanish corruption scandals that will take your breath away

Italy implicated in tennis match-fixing scandal
Italy

Italy implicated in tennis match-fixing scandal

Blatter and Platini now free to appeal bans
Switzerland

Blatter and Platini now free to appeal bans

Bility’s appeal over Fifa presidency bid rejected
Switzerland

Bility’s appeal over Fifa presidency bid rejected

‘Germany pledged money to Warner for World Cup’
Germany

‘Germany pledged money to Warner for World Cup’

Germany to toughen rules after VW scandal
Germany

Germany to toughen rules after VW scandal

Pair of Danish politicians plagued by scandal
Denmark

Pair of Danish politicians plagued by scandal

‘Spying’ on the pope: leaks show dirty dealings
Italy

‘Spying’ on the pope: leaks show dirty dealings

Spanish monsignor arrested as ‘Vatileaks’ scandal strikes again
Spain

Spanish monsignor arrested as ‘Vatileaks’ scandal strikes again

Outrage after Varoufakis nets €24k for Rai slot
Italy

Outrage after Varoufakis nets €24k for Rai slot

DFB to formally refute slush fund report
Germany

DFB to formally refute slush fund report

Opel rejects claims of diesel emissions fraud
Germany

Opel rejects claims of diesel emissions fraud

Rome mayor threatens to cling to power
Italy

Rome mayor threatens to cling to power

Environment groups call for stricter pollution tests
Germany

Environment groups call for stricter pollution tests

Police raid Volkswagen’s French headquarters

Police raid Volkswagen’s French headquarters

Italian cops raid VW and Lamborghini offices
Germany

Italian cops raid VW and Lamborghini offices

Lawyers: ‘Blatter will appeal Fifa ban’
Switzerland

Lawyers: ‘Blatter will appeal Fifa ban’

VW offers webpage to check on pollution scam
Germany

VW offers webpage to check on pollution scam

650,000 cars in Italy affected in VW scandal
Italy

650,000 cars in Italy affected in VW scandal

French cops drop trousers at British memorial
France

French cops drop trousers at British memorial

VW names Porsche chief Müller as new CEO
Germany

VW names Porsche chief Müller as new CEO

Porsche CEO to be new VW boss: media reports
Germany

Porsche CEO to be new VW boss: media reports

VW CEO says he will not resign, despite pressure
Germany

VW CEO says he will not resign, despite pressure

Critics hunt fresh scalps in ‘treason’ scandal
Germany

Critics hunt fresh scalps in ‘treason’ scandal

Infanta Cristina flogs mansion to raise bail
Spain

Infanta Cristina flogs mansion to raise bail

Papal charity shuns cash over Fifa scandal
Italy

Papal charity shuns cash over Fifa scandal

FIGC chief pledges action against ‘criminals’
Italy

FIGC chief pledges action against ‘criminals’

Doctor acquitted in organ donation scandal
Germany

Doctor acquitted in organ donation scandal

Infanta risks asset seizure in fraud case
Spain

Infanta risks asset seizure in fraud case

Italy football coach faces sport fraud trial
Italy

Italy football coach faces sport fraud trial

Cocaine, rape and leaks: Scandal hits ‘French FBI’
France

Cocaine, rape and leaks: Scandal hits ‘French FBI’

Scandal: Yet another Hollande advisor is felled
France

Scandal: Yet another Hollande advisor is felled

French families sue after babies switched at birth
France

French families sue after babies switched at birth

NSA leaker Snowden feted in Stuttgart
Germany

NSA leaker Snowden feted in Stuttgart

Political parties ‘crack down’ on travel expenses
Spain

Political parties ‘crack down’ on travel expenses

I paid for ‘love flights’ to Canaries: Politician
Spain

I paid for ‘love flights’ to Canaries: Politician

Almodóvar sorry over ‘illiterate’ Galicians gaffe
Spain

Almodóvar sorry over ‘illiterate’ Galicians gaffe

Finally: Spain’s leaders face up to corruption fury
Spain

Finally: Spain’s leaders face up to corruption fury

Ex-IMF boss to be grilled in credit card scandal
Spain

Ex-IMF boss to be grilled in credit card scandal

Organ donation hits all-time low after scandal
Germany

Organ donation hits all-time low after scandal

France’s Sarkozy hit by new phone tap leaks
France

France’s Sarkozy hit by new phone tap leaks

‘Venice is being dragged through the mud’
Italy

‘Venice is being dragged through the mud’

French farmers ‘detained’ president’s advisor
France

French farmers ‘detained’ president’s advisor

Tax axe finally falls on fraudulent royal
Spain

Tax axe finally falls on fraudulent royal

Ex-IMF chief Rato acquitted over Spain’s Bankia scandal
Spain

Ex-IMF chief Rato acquitted over Spain’s Bankia scandal

New scandal means more bad news for president
France

New scandal means more bad news for president

Biology pupils find horse in kebab meat test
Germany

Biology pupils find horse in kebab meat test

Ex-call girl picked to embody Marie Antoinette
France

Ex-call girl picked to embody Marie Antoinette

Police reveal extent of bribes to ruling party
Spain

Police reveal extent of bribes to ruling party

Rotten meat mix claims prompt probe
Germany

Rotten meat mix claims prompt probe

MPs ‘fury’ over disgraced minister’s travel claim
France

MPs ‘fury’ over disgraced minister’s travel claim

Head of job agency fired
Sweden

Head of job agency fired

Government quiet on jobs agency scandal
Sweden

Government quiet on jobs agency scandal

Politicians rain on Wulff’s farewell torch parade
Germany

Politicians rain on Wulff’s farewell torch parade

President ‘can be called liar’, loses public favour
Germany

President ‘can be called liar’, loses public favour

Wulff’s ex-spokesman faces fresh allegations
Germany

Wulff’s ex-spokesman faces fresh allegations

Pressure on Wulff now from own party
Germany

Pressure on Wulff now from own party

President Wulff clings on
Germany

President Wulff clings on

Bishop Mixa admits cuffing kids as wine and art bills come to light
Germany

Bishop Mixa admits cuffing kids as wine and art bills come to light

Manager suing Deutsche Telekom for sex-life spy scandal
Germany

Manager suing Deutsche Telekom for sex-life spy scandal

Telekom spied on applicant’s sex life
Germany

Telekom spied on applicant’s sex life

Germany’s ADAC calls on Mosley to step down
Germany

Germany’s ADAC calls on Mosley to step down

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Germany

Source offers list of 30,000 German tax evaders

Former hardline judge Schill caught snorting cocaine
Germany

Former hardline judge Schill caught snorting cocaine

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Sweden

Bank linked to housing scandal

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Sweden

Bad judgment

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Sweden

Swedes try to shake off incorruptible image

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Sweden

Ringholm’s club faces tax probe

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Sweden

Priest and judge admit child sex offences

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Sweden

Council workers in hot water over Russian brothel trip

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Sweden

Mug shot mugs taxpayers

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Sweden

PM to be investigated by Constitution Committee

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Sweden

Double salary politician faces investigation

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Sweden

PM’s doctorate provokes bribery claims

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Sweden

National hockey players in group sex shame

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Sweden

Petrol cartel fined 112 million kronor

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Sweden

Hockey sex case reopened

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Sweden

Vehicle inspection centres face bribery investigation

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Sweden

Swedish judge caught in brothel raid

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Sweden

Ringholm’s club paid untaxed wages

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Sweden

IFK Göteborg star linked to tax scandal

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Sweden

Sex chat politician quits – 11.7m kronor richer

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Sweden

Email scandal ‘Sweden’s Watergate’

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Sweden

SD staffer quits over email storm

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Sweden

Key Persson aide behind email scandal

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Sweden

Moderates demand SD data records

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Sweden

Reinfeldt reports emails to Swedish police

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Sweden

Reinfeldt werewolf pictures inflame smear scandal

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Sweden

No police action over Reinfeldt smear emails

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Sweden

Top Moderate quits post after tax ‘error’

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Sweden

Suspicion over Persson’s growth prediction

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Sweden

Comic portrays Alliance as Nazis

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Sweden

Swedish politicians ‘have low moral standards’

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Sweden

Church delays decision on pastor’s teen love affair

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Sweden

Married pastor on probation after sex with grieving mother

Drunk Swedish pastor in net dating outrage
Sweden

Drunk Swedish pastor in net dating outrage

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Sweden

Swedish pastor accused in sex chat scandal

Billing scandal rocks Swedish Red Cross
Sweden

Billing scandal rocks Swedish Red Cross

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Sweden

Remand order for Red Cross fraud suspect

Probe widens against Red Cross fraudster
Sweden

Probe widens against Red Cross fraudster

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Sweden

Defrocked pastor sues Christian dating site

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Sweden

Auditors critical after Gothenburg review

Nordegren breaks silence on split with Tiger
Sweden

Nordegren breaks silence on split with Tiger

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Sweden

First arrest made in Gothenburg bribe probe

Tax agency staff set to face fraud charges
Sweden

Tax agency staff set to face fraud charges

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Sweden

Charges filed in massive Swedish doping scandal

King won’t sue publisher over tell-all book
Sweden

King won’t sue publisher over tell-all book

From wedding bliss to royal crisis: the state of Sweden’s monarchy
Sweden

From wedding bliss to royal crisis: the state of Sweden’s monarchy

Lending scandal rocks Handelsbanken
Sweden

Lending scandal rocks Handelsbanken

‘Bildt hushed talk of Darfur genocide’
Sweden

‘Bildt hushed talk of Darfur genocide’

Swedish corruption rise ‘a myth’: expert
Sweden

Swedish corruption rise ‘a myth’: expert

Confidence in Juholt falls further: poll
Sweden

Confidence in Juholt falls further: poll

King knew of gangster meetups: Lettström
Sweden

King knew of gangster meetups: Lettström

Swedes lose faith in the King: poll
Sweden

Swedes lose faith in the King: poll

‘I feel strong support from the party’: Juholt
Sweden

‘I feel strong support from the party’: Juholt

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Sweden

Undertakers ‘sickened’ by hospital’s corpse storage

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Sweden

‘Impotent’ ex-minister caught trying to buy sex

Sex texting local official kept job for weeks
Sweden

Sex texting local official kept job for weeks

Swedish bikini models in steamy support video
Sweden

Swedish bikini models in steamy support video

Strawberry ‘scandal’ leaves Swedes seething
Sweden

Strawberry ‘scandal’ leaves Swedes seething

Top Telia boss in sex club bribery scandal
Sweden

Top Telia boss in sex club bribery scandal

Tell-all book on Swedish King ‘based on lies’
Sweden

Tell-all book on Swedish King ‘based on lies’

Vatican bank ‘gay scandal’ uncovered
Italy

Vatican bank ‘gay scandal’ uncovered

VIDEO: DSK slams ‘terrible’ treatment in US
France

VIDEO: DSK slams ‘terrible’ treatment in US

DSK’s lecture to French senators ‘a mockery’
France

DSK’s lecture to French senators ‘a mockery’

French tycoon Tapie held over corruption scandal
France

French tycoon Tapie held over corruption scandal

Italian journalist makes DSK sex assault claims
Italy

Italian journalist makes DSK sex assault claims

Italian journalist makes DSK sex assault claims
France

Italian journalist makes DSK sex assault claims

Spanish princess faces probe into assets
Spain

Spanish princess faces probe into assets

DSK returns to spotlight – in South Sudan
France

DSK returns to spotlight – in South Sudan

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France

The ‘Wall of Idiots’ causing uproar in France

France probes Libya link to Sarkozy campaign
France

France probes Libya link to Sarkozy campaign

Gallery: What wealth did ministers have to reveal?
France

Gallery: What wealth did ministers have to reveal?

Plan to ‘clean up’ politics turning into French farce
France

Plan to ‘clean up’ politics turning into French farce

France asks media to hand over tax haven files
France

France asks media to hand over tax haven files

Foreign minister denies Swiss account ‘rumour’
France

Foreign minister denies Swiss account ‘rumour’

Grand Rabbi of France in plagiarism scandal
France

Grand Rabbi of France in plagiarism scandal

Meet the scourge of France’s political crooks
France

Meet the scourge of France’s political crooks

How ex-minister Cahuzac became a political pariah for tax fraud
France

How ex-minister Cahuzac became a political pariah for tax fraud

Actor Depardieu loses his wheels in Paris
France

Actor Depardieu loses his wheels in Paris

France reacts to Sarkozy indictment ‘thunderbolt’
France

France reacts to Sarkozy indictment ‘thunderbolt’

Benzema’s anthem snub riles National Front
France

Benzema’s anthem snub riles National Front

French budget minister resigns amid tax probe
France

French budget minister resigns amid tax probe

Carla Bruni song ‘mocks’ Hollande ‘the penguin’
France

Carla Bruni song ‘mocks’ Hollande ‘the penguin’

Strauss-Kahn fails in bid to ban sordid book
France

Strauss-Kahn fails in bid to ban sordid book

DSK in court as he bids to ban kiss and tell book
France

DSK in court as he bids to ban kiss and tell book

DSK demands seizure of ex-lover’s book
France

DSK demands seizure of ex-lover’s book

Ex-lover depicts DSK as ‘half-man, half-pig’
France

Ex-lover depicts DSK as ‘half-man, half-pig’

First lady Trierweiler slams own ‘bullshit’ mag
France

First lady Trierweiler slams own ‘bullshit’ mag

Zahia Dehar: From call girl to fashion princess
France

Zahia Dehar: From call girl to fashion princess

DSK encounters escort girl, in court
France

DSK encounters escort girl, in court

DSK paid hotel maid ‘$1.5 million’ settlement
France

DSK paid hotel maid ‘$1.5 million’ settlement

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France

Ferry: child sex ‘hushed up by officials’

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France

Witness in politician sex case burgled

Refugees left anxious over future after Bremen asylum scandal
Germany

Refugees left anxious over future after Bremen asylum scandal

Cash for refugee status: the scandal rocking the German asylum system
Germany

Cash for refugee status: the scandal rocking the German asylum system

Like a virgin: how to spot fake Italian olive oil
Italy

Like a virgin: how to spot fake Italian olive oil

Canadian tourist faces Paris police ‘rapists’
France

Canadian tourist faces Paris police ‘rapists’

Paris cops in mass DNA tests over tourist’s rape
France

Paris cops in mass DNA tests over tourist’s rape

Banned mutton found at scandal-hit French firm
France

Banned mutton found at scandal-hit French firm

French charities ready to hand out horsemeat
France

French charities ready to hand out horsemeat

France promises inquiry into horsemeat scandal
France

France promises inquiry into horsemeat scandal

Fresh revelations hit beleaguered president
Germany

Fresh revelations hit beleaguered president

Arms dealer tied to CDU scandal gets retrial
Germany

Arms dealer tied to CDU scandal gets retrial

Hamburg man suspected of illegal trade in pesticide poisons
Germany

Hamburg man suspected of illegal trade in pesticide poisons

Rotten cheese scandal spreads to Germany
Germany

Rotten cheese scandal spreads to Germany

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Sweden

Migration Board boss: I’m not quitting