Category Archives: Europe

Spain Catalonia: Clashes after separatist leaders detained Media playback is unsupported on your device Crowds of protesters in Spain’s Catalonia region have clashed with police after the Supreme Court stepped up legal action against...

By News Daily Paper on Mar 24th, 2018

Arnaud Beltrame: French police 'hero' dies of wounds A French police officer who swapped himself for a hostage in a supermarket siege on Friday has died, officials say. Lt-Col Arnaud Beltrame, 45, “fell as a hero” and...

By News Daily Paper on Mar 24th, 2018

Mount Etna is 'sliding towards the sea' Europe’s most active volcano, Mount Etna, is sliding towards the sea. Scientists have established that the whole edifice on the Italian island of Sicily is edging in the direction of...

By News Daily Paper on Mar 24th, 2018

Spain Catalonia: Five separatist leaders detained Media playback is unsupported on your device The Spanish Supreme Court in Madrid has detained five Catalan separatist leaders, including the latest candidate for regional president. They...

By News Daily Paper on Mar 24th, 2018

France shooting: Hostage swap officer 'fighting for life' A police officer who swapped himself for a hostage in a supermarket siege is fighting for his life in hospital, French President Emmanuel Macron says. The gendarme, whom media...

By News Daily Paper on Mar 24th, 2018

Poland abortion: Protests against bill imposing new limits Major street protests are expected across cities in Poland against plans to further tighten the abortion laws, already one of Europe’s strictest. A bill in parliament seeks to...

By News Daily Paper on Mar 23rd, 2018

France hostage crisis: Police shoot supermarket gunman Armed police have killed a suspect who shot dead three people in a series of attacks in southern France. The gunman hijacked a car and then took hostages at a supermarket in the town of...

By News Daily Paper on Mar 23rd, 2018

Spanish police break up Nigerian sex trafficking gang Spanish police have rescued 39 women and girls smuggled in from Nigeria and trafficked into sex work by a notorious Nigerian gang. Europol says the victims were kept in “squalid conditions...

By News Daily Paper on Mar 23rd, 2018

France hostage taking: 'One dead' in Trèbes supermarket Media playback is unsupported on your device A gunman is believed to have killed at least one person during a hostage-taking at a supermarket in Trèbes, southern France. Elite...

By News Daily Paper on Mar 23rd, 2018

Russian girl becomes poison protest meme A Russian girl dressed in pink has become a national symbol after a video of her at a protest went viral. Tanya made throat-slitting gestures at Governor Andrei Vorobyev at a rally about toxic air pollution...

By News Daily Paper on Mar 23rd, 2018