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Some cities attract us with their colour and saturation; some elicit in us the sense of tranquillity or fulfilment. But there are those places that leave such a big trace in your heart that make you return there over and over again. This happened to me with the charming Stein am Rhein situated on the banks of the river Rhine, enriched with magnificent pieces of art beautifying the city buildings.
Six out of the top ten countries are European!
7 European countries are among the top 10 happiest countries in the world according to this year's UN's World Happiness Report.
See the countries that care about the future of the young generation by investing more in education.
Christos Mouzeviris discusses the lack of pan-European media coverage of cultural festivities such as Saint Patrick's Day.
Europe stands out despite the Eurocrisis!
“A city is not gauged by its length and width, but by the broadness of its vision and the height of its dreams.” Herb Caen
The vast majority of chemical elements in the periodic table have been discovered by Europeans!
After a period of little estrangement, the EU-Swiss relations seem to get on the right path again. Or not?
The marginal victory of the referendum to introduce quotas to immigration in Switzerland last month seems to signal to end the high levels of Swiss economic prosperity.
Euro-sceptic movements were quick to congratulate Swiss voters as they favored the reintroduction of immigration quotas in a referendum
Swiss voters on Sunday narrowly backed proposals to reintroduce immigration quotas with the European Union. That pact on free movement of people, which came into force 12 years ago, was signed …
The success of a "Basic Income" campaign in Switzerland provides momentum to an equivalent EU initiative.
Countries often mention Norway and Switzerland for their reasoning to leave the EU. Is it true that these are good examples for independency?
Will the capping of bankers’ bonuses lead to mass exodus from London? The Brits fought a lonely battle in the Council and lost.