Luxembourg is one of the smallest sovereign states in Europe. It is one of the three official capitals of the European Union, with Brussels and Strasbourg.
Luxembourg is officially called the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. It is the seat of the European Court of Justice, the highest law court in the EU, and of several other EU institutions and agencies. The country has three official languages: Luxembourgish, French and German. This is an automatic compilation of all DW content on Luxembourg.
The EU's supreme court has sided with the airlines over paying compensation to passengers who encounter delays due to the rowdy behavior of others. The ruling came after a passenger in Portugal sought remuneration.
The tiny, wealthy EU member state of Luxembourg has just abolished fares for trains, trams and buses. The government says it's to tackle road congestion and pollution, as well as supporting low earners. All standard-class journeys on public transport are now free of charge. Keith Walker speaks with Martin Jonsson, editor journalist at RTL Today, about the Grand Duchy's unprecedented move.