Greece snow: One dead and two people missing after blizzards blanket Europe – The Independent

Greece snow: One dead and two people missing after blizzards blanket Europe – The Independent

A woman died and two remain missing after blizzards swept across Greece, while heavy snow has also caused travel chaos in Germany and forced the evacuation of one town in Austria. The body of the 66-year-old woman was recovered from an overturned car in the south-eastern Keratea region of Greece following almost a week of sub-zero temperatures, blasting winds […]

Michel Houellebecq Hated Europe Before You Did – Foreign Policy

Michel Houellebecq Hated Europe Before You Did – Foreign Policy

With this week’s publication of his new book, Sérotonine, Michel Houellebecq has reinforced his reputation as France’s diviner of the dreadful. In 2001, his novel Plateforme, which climaxes with an Islamist terrorist attack on a Thai tourist resort, was published shortly before the 9/11 attacks. In 2015, the publication of Houellebecq’s Soumission, which portrays an Islamist political […]

Callum Hudson-Odoi: Chelsea forward can be one of Europe's best, says Maurizio Sarri – BBC Sport

Callum Hudson-Odoi: Chelsea forward can be one of Europe's best, says Maurizio Sarri – BBC Sport

Hudson-Odoi was part of England’s 2017 Under-17 World Cup-winning squad Chelsea teenager Callum Hudson-Odoi has the potential to become one of the best players in Europe, according to manager Maurizio Sarri. The highly-rated 18-year-old winger made his Chelsea debut last January but has only played six times this season. The Blues have reportedly rejected a […]