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Greta Thunberg: ‘Only people like me dare ask tough questions on climate’The activist discusses a new film that follows her life and the role autism played in her journey from troubled child to eco champion For a teenager who first became famous for skipping school, Greta..
American poet Louise Gluck wins Nobel Literature PrizeStockholm: American poet Louise Gluck won the 2020 Nobel Prize in Literature for "her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal", the Swedish Academy said..
Charpentier and Doudna win 2020 Nobel Prize in ChemistrySTOCKHOLM - Scientists Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna won the 2020 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for the development of a method for genome editing, the award-giving body said on Wednesday...
Ikea lifts 2020 forecast as shoppers buy more on their homesStockholm — Ikea sees sales returning to growth in 2020 after the coronavirus crisis boosted shoppers' interest in spending more on their homes, a trend the world's biggest furniture retailer..
Trio win Nobel medicine award for hepatitis C virus discoveryAmericans Harvey J. Alter and Charles M. Rice, and British scientist Michael Houghton were awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine or Physiology today for the discovery of the hepatitis C virus.Announcing..
Covid 19 coronavirus: Sweden considering restrictions for StockholmSweden's controversial approach to tackling coronavirus saw life continue largely as normal for many, but now the country may be forced to introduce new restrictions in the capital of Stockholm after a..
Covid 19 coronavirus: Aussie health expert in Sweden reveals truth about so-called 'success story'On Swedish National Day in June, Australian man David Steadson raised a flag half mast outside his countryside home two hours north of Stockholm.He did so to honour the more than 5000 Swedes who had..
Sweden: Far-right activists burn copy of Quran, plan more stuntsRacist demos in Stockholm being led by head of Denmark's Stram Kurs group, who has been banned from entering Sweden. ......
Braekhus suffers first pro defeat as McCaskill takes titlesSTOCKHOLM - Norwegian boxing trailblazer Cecilia Braekhus suffered the first defeat of her professional career on Saturday, losing her WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO welterweight titles in a majority decision..
Covid 19 coronavirus: Will Sweden get the last laugh?Ian Birrell travelled to Stockholm to investigate how Sweden's response to Covid-19 is panning out. As she sat dangling her legs over the water while waiting for the ferry back to Stockholm, Carolinne..
Coronavirus being exploited to undermine democracies, former world leaders warnLondon (CNN)The outbreak of Covid-19 and subsequent pandemic has led to an alarming uptick in authoritarian behavior by governments across the globe, who are using the crisis to silence critics, an..
Greta Thunberg not ruffled by pandemic’s effects on protest movementSTOCKHOLM – Swedish activist Greta Thunberg said Saturday that she wasn’t too perturbed by the challenges the coronavirus pandemic has created for the climate change protests she began. “A crisis..
Sweden indignant as Finland excludes it from travel curb easingFinland's government said on Thursday it will lift coronavirus-related restrictions on leisure travel to and from neighbouring Baltic and Nordic countries, but excluded Sweden, prompting indignation in..
Sweden closes its 34-year investigation into Prime Minister Olof Palme's killingSwedish Prime Minister Olof Palme was gunned down on a Stockholm street 34 years ago. Investigators finally think they know who killed him.
Sweden names chief suspect in PM murder, closes probeSTOCKHOLM: Swedish prosecutors on Wednesday named their main suspect in the 1986 killing of prime minister Olof Palme, closing the murder case that has gripped the Scandinavian country for more than..
Swedish police investigating shots fired in suspected robbery at shopping mallSwedish police said on Wednesday they were investigating reports of gunshots having been fired at a shopping mall in the Stockholm suburb of Kista in what they believed was an attempted robbery.
Sweden to present findings on Olof Palme assassinationThe findings of an investigation into one of the world’s most infamous cold cases, the 1986 assassination of Swedish prime minister Olof Palme, will finally be made public in Stockholm on Wednesday...
Ex-China ambassador ignored Swedish policy in Gui Minhai case, says prosecutorSweden's former ambassador to China acted against the policy of the government by taking part in an unauthorized meeting in Stockholm last year aimed at freeing dissident bookseller Gui Minhai, a..
Thousands defy pandemic ban to join Stockholm protest over U.S. police violenceThousands of people joined a demonstration in central Stockholm on Wednesday to protest against racism in the wake of the death of George Floyd, a black man in Minneapolis, defying a ban on public..
Swedish prosecutor to probe deaths at Stockholm care home amid virus outbreakSwedish prosecutors said on Friday they would start a preliminary investigation into a care home in the Stockholm area where a large number of elderly residents have died during the recent outbreak of..
Global military spending saw largest increase in decade in 2019; China, India in top 3: StudyGlobal military expenditure at 3.6 per cent saw its largest annual spike in a decade in 2019 with China and India being the second- and third-largest spenders after the US, a Stockholm-based think-tank..
Sweden to shut bars and restaurants that ignore coronavirus restrictionsSweden warned on Friday it would shut restaurants and bars in the capital that did not comply with guidelines aimed at preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus, amid signs Stockholm residents..
Sir Peter Viggers: 'Duck island' expenses claim MP dies aged 82The floating Stockholm duck house became emblematic of the MPs' expenses scandal.
Sweden's liberal pandemic strategy questioned as Stockholm death toll mountsA spike in novel coronavirus infections and deaths in Stockholm has raised questions about Sweden's decision to fight the outbreak without resorting to the lockdowns that have left much of Europe at a..
Swedish parents fret as schools stay open amid European virus shutdown"I think the Swedish government is mad. What are they waiting for?" said Theodora Papadimitropoulou, whose 15 year-old daughter is still in class in Stockholm despite most of Europe closing its schools..
Sweden’s govt to send up to 150 troops to join French-led special forces in MaliThe government in Stockholm said on Monday it had decided to send troops to Mali to join French-led special forces that are fighting...
Sweden reports first death in coronavirus outbreakSweden reported its first death from the new coronavirus on Wednesday with an elderly patient dying in intensive care at a hospital in the Stockholm region.
US surges ahead of Russia in global arms tradeStockholm — Worldwide major arms exports have increased on growing demand from countries in conflict, researchers in Sweden said on Monday, with top exporter the US widening its lead over Russia...
Sweden's Stockholm region reports jump in coronavirus casesThe Stockholm region of Sweden reported 28 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus on Thursday, the local authority said, taking the total number of cases in Sweden to 88.
Coronavirus shuts school attended by Swedish royalsAn exclusive private school in Stockholm, which counts Swedish royalty among its pupils, closed on Thursday after a student tested positive for the coronavirus, the royal court said.
16 new coronavirus cases in Stockholm, how four patients were infected is unclearSixteen new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in Stockholm, regional authorities said on Wednesday, taking the total number of cases in Sweden to 52.
Nitin Gadkari reaches Stockholm to attend Global Conference on Road SafetyGadkari, upon his arrival here, was welcomed by Indian Ambassador to Sweden, Monika Kapil Mohta. The objective of the conference is to bring road safety on the global agenda and renew the world..
Songwriter Diane Warren, soprano Anna Netrebko bag Polar Music PrizeSweden's Polar Music Prize was Tuesday awarded jointly to Russian-born star soprano Anna Netrebko and American hit-song writer Diane Warren. The laureates will receive the award, including one million..
Thieves steal Dali works in Stockholm smash and grab raidThieves stole bronze sculptures and etchings by surrealist artist Salvador Dali from a gallery in Stockholm in a smash and grab raid in the early hours of Thursday.
Huge predawn explosion rocks Stockholm, no casualtiesSTOCKHOLM (AP) — A predawn explosion rocked central Stockholm Monday, causing damage to buildings and parked cars but no casualties. Swedish police said explosives were used, but...
Sweden halts Iran Air flights between Stockholm and TehranSweden's Transport Agency said on Friday it had temporarily halted Iran Air flights between Sweden and Iran after the crash of a Ukrainian airliner near Tehran on Wednesday which killed all 176 people..
The delivery driver who takes away your rubbishA new system in Stockholm combines waste collection with parcel delivery to cut carbon emissions.
H&M's recovery continues as fourth quarter sales jump 9%Fashion retailer H&M said on Monday its sales rose 9% in the fourth quarter, putting it on course to increase annual profits for the first time in four years following heavy investment in online and..
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Greta Thunberg Is Time Person of the Year for 2019The 16-year-old from Stockholm rose to global prominence this year with her impassioned pleas for governments to take far-reaching action to avert climate catastrophe.
Sweden charges former China envoy over dissident bookseller caseSwedish prosecutors said on Monday they had brought criminal charges against the country's former ambassador to China over unauthorized meetings in Stockholm aimed at freeing dissident bookseller Gui..
Explainer: Why have North Korea-U.S. denuclearization talks stalled?Negotiations aimed at dismantling North Korea's nuclear and missile programs have been at a standstill after a working-level meeting with the United States in October in Stockholm collapsed.
Maharaja flies Swedish king, who’s down to earth in the airThe king and queen of Sweden flew flew a commercial non-stop Air India flight from Stockholm to New Delhi on Monday. The royal entourage booked tickets on Air India after the official aircraft of the..
Air India ferries Swedish Royal couple after state aircraft develops snagThe Royal couple, who are on their second five-day visit to India after 26 years, were scheduled to arrive here on their state aircraft. However, they arrived in a direct commercial flight of Air India..
China, Sweden escalate war of words over support for detained booksellerBeijing has doubled down in its criticism of Stockholm's support for Gui Minhai, a book publisher detained in China, after Sweden's minister for culture attended a literary award ceremony in his honor.
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ASAP Rocky changed his mind, will play in Sweden again after jail debacleMonths after he was released from his highly publicized prison sentence in Sweden, ASAP Rocky will return to the Scandinavian country — despite previous reports that he said he never would. According..
Stieg Larsson's investigation of Swedish PM's unsolved murder revealed in new bookStieg Larsson, author of "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo," became one of the world's most famous crime novelists with a trilogy that has sold more than 80 million copies. But before that success,..