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This week in France - Trouble shows no sign of settling

This week in France – Trouble shows no sign of settling

Trouble shows no sign of settling France saw an increase in arrests on New Year's Eve as well as an increase in the number of...
This week in Russia - Set free

This week in Russia – Set free

Set free Russian blockchain expert Pavel Lerner was freed by his abductors in Ukraine last Friday.Mr Lerner, 40, a leading analyst at cryptocurrency company Exmo, was...
This week in the Netherlands - Moving with the times

This week in the Netherlands – Moving with the times

Moving with the times According to a recent analysis, crowdfunding, crowd financing, and crowd investing in the Netherlands showed strong growth of 31 percent last...
Mercedes-Benz 770K Grosser Offener Tourenwagen

This week in Germany

FUHRER'S fortune A Mercedes-Benz 770K Grosser Offener Tourenwagen once owned by Adolf Hitler is to be put up for auction next month. The auction house...
Mjøstårnet

This week in Scandinavia

WORLD record height NORWAY is about to be the home of the world’s tallest wooden building. “Mjøstårnet” will be more than 80 metres tall and...
Reykjavík

This week in Iceland

AWARD winning capital...again The 2018 Luxury Travel Guide (LTG) has named Reykjavík as the European Adventure Destination of the Year. This is the second consecutive...
LACTALIS

This week in France

LACTALIS under investigation FRENCH prosecutors have opened an investigation into the country’s dairy giant Lactalis following 20 cases of salmonella infection in small children. Nearly...
RAMZAN KADYROV

This week in Russia

WHY? THE RUSSIAN internet watchdog has demanded an explanation from Facebook and Instagram over the blocking of social media accounts belonging to the controversial Chechen...
Caught on camera

This week in the Netherlands

CAUGHT on camera ROTTERDAM FOOTBALL CLUB Feyenoord has suspended a player for one match and two training sessions after he was caught on camera eating...
This week in Iceland - Rudolph’s on the move

This week in Iceland – Rudolph’s on the move

Rudolph’s on the move DRIVERS in East Iceland are being warned to keep an eye out for reindeer that are being frequently spotted on the...
This week in Germany - The woman not standing

This week in Germany – The woman not standing

The woman not standing A 78-YEAR-old man was arrested after he tried to pressure a young woman on a train into giving up her seat...
This week in Scandinavia - Very high ho ho ho

This week in Scandinavia – Very high ho, ho, ho!

Very high ho, ho, ho! AN inflatable Santa Claus has been given pride of place at the top of the Hornelen Mountain in Norway’s Nordfjord...
This week in France - Stop right now

This week in France – Stop right now

Stop right now The French data protection agency has ordered WhatsApp to stop sharing user data with parent company Facebook or face sanctions.Commission Nationale de...
This week in Russia - Shocking sentence

This week in Russia – Shocking sentence

Shocking sentence A Moscow court has sentenced a former Russian economy minister to eight years in a high-security prison for corruption. Alexei Ulyukayev was also...
This week in the Netherlands - Enlisting help

This week in the Netherlands – Enlisting help

Enlisting help THE FAMILY of Dutch model Ivana Smit have hired a lawyer to help them find out exactly how their 18-year-old daughter died in...
This week in Iceland - Games on iceland

This week in Iceland – Games on iceland

Games on Iceland GAME of Thrones‘ 8th season will partially be shot in Iceland next February.  It is expected that the crew and cast will...
This week in Germany - USA for Europe

This week in Germany – USA for Europe

USA for Europe THE LEADER of Germany’s Social Democratic party has put down his red lines for talks to form another coalition government with Angela...
This week in Scandinavia - Plastic to fabric

This week in Scandinavia – Plastic to fabric

Plastic to fabric RATHER than plastic, all shoppers on the Danish island of Samsø will from next year be asked to use shopping bags made...
This week in France - Mobile phone ban

This week in France – Mobile phone ban

Mobile phone ban FRANCE’S EDUCATION MINISTER recently announced that mobile phones will be banned from primary, junior, and middle schools, calling it a matter of...
This week in Russia - You’ve got it wrong

This week in Russia – You’ve got it wrong

You’ve got it wrong THREE MORE Russian athletes - biathlete Olga Zaytseva and cross-country skiers Yulia Chekaleva and Anastasia Dotsenko - are appealing lifetime bans...
This week in the Netherlands - Teen Moms

This week in the Netherlands – Teen Moms

Teen moms THE NETHERLANDS has the lowest rate of teenage motherhood in the entire EU, the national statistics office CBS said on Monday. In total,...
This week in Germany - Market bomb discovered

This week in Germany – Market bomb discovered

Market bomb discovered GERMAN police were searching for the sender of a package initially feared to contain a bomb found near a Christmas market in...

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An Introduction to the World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2018

The World Series of Poker, more commonly abbreviated to WSOP, is an internationally renowned tournament that draws the biggest names in the game and...

Costa Blanca cruising to a record-breaking year

ALICANTE has seen a substantial increase in the numbers of cruise passengers for the first six months of the year. According to data provided by...

Costa Blanca market traders suffer in heatwave

WORDS and phrases such as “insufferable”, “horrible” and “third world conditions” have been used to describe the conditions endured in the Alicante Central Market. This...

Air-con faults stress out patients and visitors at Costa Blanca hospital

HUNDREDS of patients attending the Alicante General Hospital have had to put up with the excesses of the current heatwave due to problems with...

Spanish taxis to get the blues

FOLLOWING on from similar initiatives in Belgium, the Netherlands and Greece, Spain is the latest country to introduce a system of blue number plates...

New study to tackle the rising number of jellyfish on the Costa del Sol

A NEW study has been launched on the Costa del Sol that will look into ways of dealing with ever-rising numbers of jellyfish on...

Costa Blanca bar robber forgets his backpack at the crime scene

A 58-year-old Spanish national has been arrested in the centre of Alicante after robbing a bar. The detainee had no choice but to eventually admit...

Costa Blanca dog cruelty suspect identified using microchips

SANTA POLA Town Council has been able to finally identify a local man believed to have mistreated a number of dogs. He faces a fine...

TONIGHT: Meteors galore as Moon enters darkest phase.

As RTN reported earlier this week, the Perseid meteor shower reaches its highest point during this week.  However, tonight (Sunday August 12) will provide...

Benidorm holds silent vigil in memory of gender violence victims

BENIDORM held a minute of silence in memory of the latest victim of male violence in Spain. The Mayor Toni Pérez joined representatives of several...

Burglary gang busted on Costa del Sol

A GANG of professional burglars who allegedly targeted apartments via entering though communal garages has been busted. Based in Malaga, the group are thought to...

Costa del Sol motorway plans are on track

MAYOR of Malaga, Francisco de la Torre, wants to move forward a proposal he made at the end of last year to construct a...

Two arrested over fake items worth €350,000 on the Costa Blanca

AFTER receiving a number of complaints from legitimate traders, officers of the Guardia Civil started to investigate the sale of counterfeit goods in Altea...

Age Concern Fuengirola y Mijas news

AS August comes to a close, then the Age Concern Fuengirola y Mijas group will be re-opening their three weekly drop-in clubs from the...