German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU)/ the Christian Social Union (CSU) bloc and the Social Democratic Party (SPD) have managed to clinch a coalition deal amid reports that SPD leader Martin Schulz may take the helm of the country's Foreign Ministry.
According to the most vociferous critics, Conservatives' use of "Trump's rhetoric" suggests that the Nordic country actually has "no-go" zones, whose very existence the Swedish government denies.
"In no other place does a woman receive as much attention as here," one of the ladies interviewed by the Finnish daily Ilta-Sanomat reported.
The famed martial artist and internet legend stunned Suomi (in a good way, that is) by starring in a commercial for the local fast food chain Hesburger.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The United Kingdom regards the tone of the leaked EU paper stipulating Brussels’ power to restrict the country's access to the single market during the Brexit transition period as inappropriate, raising concern over potentially arbitrary nature of such termination, UK Brexit Secretary David Davis said on Thursday.
BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - Sven Mary, the lawyer of Salah Abdeslam, the only surviving suspect in the 2015 Paris terrorist attacks, on Thursday asked for his client to be acquitted on the grounds of a legal technicality, as the court orders were written in French and not Dutch as required under the Belgian law, a Sputnik correspondent reported.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The leadership of Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU) on Thursday approved an agreement on forming a ruling coalition with its sister party, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), and the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), CSU leader Horst Seehofer said.
The gigantic pit on a motorway in North Germany, dubbed the biggest hole in the history of the country’s autobahns, has reportedly reached the length of 95 meters.
How are you dealing with the winter chill? Are you tucking yourself up in bed under a fluffy blanket and sipping hot chocolate, or going out to face the cold head on? Parisians seem to enjoy the best of both worlds as they splash about in an open-air cinema fitted with a swimming pool – or is that the other way round?
New figures have revealed one in five women in England and Wales have experienced some form of sexual assault since turning the age of 16 - although the vast majority of cases are still going unreported.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - France is launching a new routine security policing initiative that will see 30 troubled districts across the country receiving additional police resources, Interior Minister Gerard Collomb told Le Monde newspaper in an interview published Thursday.
Donald Trump’s America has emerged as one of Theresa May’s post-EU partners and has expressed interest in gaining access to the country’s universal healthcare system.
It's estimated more than 7,600 asylum seekers are stuck on the island of Lesvos, the majority of them in Moria where conditions in the camp are described as "harsh", "squalid" and "dangerous" by human rights organizations working there.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The draft French defense budget proposes an annual increase of 1.7 billion euros between 2019 and 2022 and the yearly boost is set to reach 3 billion euros from 2023, the French Defense Ministry said Thursday.
The European Parliament (EP) has voted to reject transnational lists, a process which would allow European citizens to directly vote for their preferred candidate in the EP. A video has emerged showing Guy Verhofstadt, President of the pro-European group, Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe, passionately speaking against the move.
The case reflects the rampant spread of forced servitude in Britain, despite the government's efforts to enhance its human trafficking prevention and response strategy.
The deadly incident occurred at a popular night club, when a metal barrier collapsed under students during the massively popular drinking event.
Europe’s party Mecca, Berlin, has earned its infamous title, “the drug center of the nightlife scene” according to the latest stats. The city’s authorities plan to spend 300,000 euros on a new anti-drug campaign.
A teenage driver set a new speed record in northern Norway, according to local police. Nevertheless, the young daredevil who accomplished this record-breaking feat risks severe punishment, if found guilty.
Nationals of the United Kingdom currently have no guidance on whether their EU citizenship will be revoked after March 2019 when Britain leaves the EU.
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