Sweden

Friday, January 4, 2019

Friday, January 4, 2019

University Hospital

Swedish hospital investigating suspected Ebola case

Swedish hospital investigating suspected Ebola case

A suspected case of the deadly Ebola virus has been reported by a Swedish hospital, officials said, adding the patient has been isolated.

Friday, October 5, 2018

Friday, October 5, 2018

Girl pulls sword out of Swedish lake

Girl pulls sword out of Swedish lake

Girl pulls sword out of Swedish lake

An eight-year-old girl has stumbled on a pre-Viking era sword in a lake in southern Sweden.

Monday, September 10, 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018

Sophia Gaston: Sweden Democrats have put immigration issues ‘front and centre’

Sophia Gaston: Sweden Democrats have put immigration issues ‘front and centre’

Sophia Gaston: Sweden Democrats have put immigration issues ‘front and centre’

Sophia Gaston from the Henry Jackson Society has said that the Sweden Democrats have “utterly shaped the agenda” of the Swedish General Election.

Swedish nationalist party gains votes in general election, as ruling party has its worst ever result

Swedish nationalist party gains votes in general election, as ruling party has its worst ever result

Swedish nationalist party gains votes in general election

Sweden’s ruling party has had its worst ever election result as the nationalist group Sweden Democrats made significant gains in the vote, preliminary results showed.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Friday, August 17, 2018

Islamic law expert: 'Let Muslims decide whether to shake hands or not'

Islamic law expert: 'Let Muslims decide whether to shake hands or not'

Islamic law expert: 'Let Muslims decide whether to shake hands or not'

A Swedish woman was awarded compensation because a potential employer ended her interview early when she wouldn't shake his hand. A Sharia judge tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that Muslims' decisions on physical contact should be respected

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Afghan man whose deportation was stopped by activist 'will still be deported'

Afghan man whose deportation was stopped by activist 'will still be deported'

Afghan man whose deportation was stopped by activist 'will still be deported'

Swedish police say the 52-year-old Afghan man, who has not been identified, will be removed from the country at a later date after a student protester interrupted his deportation

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge begin Scandinavian tour with hockey-style game

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge begin Scandinavian tour with hockey-style game

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge begin Scandinavian tour with hockey-style game

William and Kate learned about an unusual form of hockey called bandy

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

Two shipwrecks discovered in Baltic Sea 'from 14th and 16th century'

Two shipwrecks discovered in Baltic Sea 'from 14th and 16th century'

Two shipwrecks discovered in Baltic Sea 'from 14th and 16th century'

The shipwrecks were discovered as divers search for information for a new museum in Sweden

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Pussy Riot members 'seek asylum in Sweden after receiving death threats

Pussy Riot members 'seek asylum in Sweden after receiving death threats'

Pussy Riot members 'seek asylum in Sweden after receiving death threats'

Lusine Djanyan and Alexei Knedljakovskji are currently in Sweden with their son

Monday, January 8, 2018

Monday, January 8, 2018

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes racism claim

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes racism claim

Ibrahimovic claims Swedish press single him out because of his immigrant background

Monday, November 20, 2017

Monday, November 20, 2017

10-year-old girl already on the way to becoming world's strongest woman

10-year-old girl already on the way to becoming world's strongest woman

10-year-old girl already on the way to becoming world's strongest woman

A 10-year-old girl in Sweden can already deadlift 65 kilograms

Friday, November 17, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Theresa May to be told 'trade talks not a given' in Donald Tusk meeting in Sweden

Theresa May to be told 'trade talks not a given' in Donald Tusk meeting in Sweden

Theresa May to be told 'trade talks not a given' in Donald Tusk meeting

The Prime Minister is in Sweden for a major EU summit in Gothenburg

Brexit: Brussels called to place prosperity before politics

Brexit: Brussels called to place prosperity before politics

Brexit: Brussels called to place prosperity before politics

The call comes as the Prime Minister travels to Sweden for an EU summit on Friday

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Italian players and fans were left devastated by their failure to beat Sweden on Monday

World Cup 2022: Ikea trolls Italian football team after qualifier humiliation

Ikea trolls Italian football team after World Cup humiliation

Furniture giant sends a tweet about a garden bench which mocks Italy's former coach Gian Piero Ventura

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

World Cup: Swedish fans attempt to calm Italian supporters with music following failure to qualify

World Cup: Swedish fans attempt to calm Italian supporters with music following failure to qualify

Swedish fans tell Italy to 'look on the bright side' after World Cup failure

Swedish fans started to sing 'Always Look on the Bright Side of Life'

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Manager at Swedish broadcaster fired for 'attempting to buy teenager's virginity'

Manager at Swedish broadcaster fired for 'attempting to buy teenager's virginity'

Manager at Swedish broadcaster fired for 'trying to buy teenager's virginity'

The man allegedly contacted a journalist who was posing as a 14 year old girl

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Swedish Armed Forces mark pride with rainbow laced military boots

Swedish army marks gay pride with rainbow-laced military boots

Swedish army marks gay pride with rainbow-laced military boots

A Facebook post showing the boots is one of the most popular on the army's page

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Liverpool fans vote in favour of rail seating - what is it?

Liverpool fans vote in favour of rail seating - but how does it work, and how safe is it?

Liverpool fans vote in favour of rail seating - but how safe is it?

A week-long poll run by a campaign group revealed 88% of the sample voted in favour of safe standing

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Swedish MPs file legal complaint against President Erdogan for genocide and crimes against humanity

Swedish MPs file legal complaint against President Erdogan for genocide and crimes against humanity

Swedish MPs file legal complaint against President Erdogan for genocide

Five lawmakers from Left and Green parties signed the complaint, thought to be the first of its kind in Sweden

Swedish police chief says she feels 'great shame' as she criticises asylum policy in viral Facebook post

Swedish police chief says she feels 'great shame' as she criticises asylum policy in viral Facebook post

Swedish police chief criticises asylum policy in viral Facebook post

Alvsborg police chief Lena Matthijs felt she had to speak out after seeing a girl in tears about being deported

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Female-only music festival: 'Separating men and women is virtually barbaric and not empowering', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

Female-only music festival: 'Separating men and women is barbaric and not empowering', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

'Separating men and women at festivals is barbaric', says Julia

A female-only music festival is being organised in Sweden - but Julia believes it is a retrograde step

Monday, June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

Man held hostage by Al-Qaeda since 2011 is released

Man held hostage by Al-Qaeda since 2011 is released

Man held hostage by Al-Qaeda since 2011 is released

Kidnapped Swede Johan Gustafsson was taken in Mali, West Africa with South African Stephen McGowan and Dutchman Sjaak Rijke

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Pamela Anderson invites Emmanuel Macron to new French restaurant to discuss Julian Assange

Pamela Anderson invites Emmanuel Macron to new French restaurant to discuss Julian Assange

Pamela Anderson invites Emmanuel Macron to new French restaurant

The actress and activist has invited the French President to her Saint-Tropez pop-up restaurant to try to convince him to provide asylum for Julian Assange

Sweden summons Russian ambassador over fighter jet incident in international airspace

Sweden summons Russian ambassador over fighter jet incident in international airspace

Sweden summons Russian ambassador over fighter jet incident

Sweden says a Russian SU-27 fighter jet flew close to a Swedish reconnaissance plane over the Baltic Sea

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Ikea investigates after 'bowl is found to set items inside on fire'

Ikea investigates after 'bowl is found to set items inside on fire'

Ikea investigates after 'bowl is found to set items inside on fire'

Richard Walter had been eating grapes from an Ikea 'Blanda blank' metal bowl when he realised they were on fire

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Man 'with neo-Nazi links' admits driving into Iraqi demonstrations in Sweden

'Neo-Nazi' admits ploughing vehicle into Iraqi demonstration in Sweden

'Neo-Nazi' admits ploughing vehicle into Iraqi demonstration in Sweden

The demonstrations were taking place outside the Migration Agency in protest against stricter asylum rules

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

One arrested after van driven into several vehicles as part of suspected attempted murder in Sweden

Stockholm: One arrested after man drives van into crowd of vehicles

Stockholm: One arrested after man drives van into crowd of vehicles

One person was injured in the incident but the extent of their injuries is not yet known

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Julian Assange reportedly considering offer to host US radio show

Julian Assange reportedly considering offer to host pro-Trump radio show

Julian Assange reportedly considering offer to host pro-Trump radio show

The Wikileaks founder said he was 'looking into' the opportunity after Sean Hannity offered him the chance to guest-host

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

'In essence, Julian Assange and Wikileaks haven't actually leaked anything', says Peter Tatchell

'Julian Assange and Wikileaks haven't actually leaked anything', says Peter Tatchell

'Julian Assange and Wikileaks haven't actually leaked anything'

Human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell believes Julian Assange won't leave the Ecuadorean embassy unless he is assured he won’t be extradited to the US

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Julian Assange: The real questions now fall on Ecuador, says lawyer

Julian Assange: The real questions now fall on Ecuador, says lawyer

Sweden's director of public prosecutions has dropped a rape investigation on Julian Assange

Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

Julian Assange: Met police say they'll arrest Wikileaks founder if he leaves embassy

Met police say they'll arrest Julian Assange if he leaves embassy

Assange has been living in Ecuadorian Embassy to prevent his extradition

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Stockholm terror suspect admits truck attack in court

Stockholm terror suspect admits truck attack in court

Stockholm terror suspect admits truck attack in court

The lawyer for 39-year-old Rakhmat Akilov told Stockholm District Court he had admitted to the crime

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

A couple hug in front of a flower covered police car at the site where the truck drove into a department store in Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm terror suspect Rakhmat Akilov 'was chatting to Isis supporter before and after attack'

Stockholm terror suspect 'chatted to Isis supporter before and after attack'

Rakhmat Akilov has reportedly admitted responsibility and said his orders came direct from Isis in Syria

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

BREAKING: Truck ploughs into pedestrians in Stockholm, crashes into shopping centre

Truck ploughs into pedestrians in Stockholm, crashes into shopping centre

Truck ploughs into pedestrians in Stockholm, crashes into mall

Local media reports three people have died in the incident

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Bob Dylan to collect Nobel Prize for Literature months after receiving it

Bob Dylan to collect Nobel Prize for Literature months after receiving it

Bob Dylan to collect Nobel Prize for Literature months after receiving it

The American singer will meet privately with Swedish Academy executives and reportedly tape the required lecture to obtain the prize money

Monday, February 20, 2017

Monday, February 20, 2017

Trump told: 'International press has exaggerated Sweden's immigration problems'

Trump told: 'International press has exaggerated Sweden's immigration problems'

'International press has previously exaggerated Sweden's immigration problems'

Donald Trump said an attack took place in Sweden on Friday night after they took in too many immigrants, yet there have been no reports of an attack in Sweden

Sweden gives Donald Trump a chance to learn about the country's immigration policy

Sweden gives Donald Trump a chance to learn about the country's immigration policy

Sweden gives Donald Trump a chance to learn the country's immigration policy

The US president falsely suggested the country had been affected by a recent terror attack linked to the number of refugees across Europe

Fake news, Swedish 'Terror', and Rush Limbaugh: Donald Trump's weekend in Tweets

Fake news, 'Terror' in Sweden, and Rush Limbaugh: Donald Trump's busy weekend on Twitter

Fake news, Swedish 'Terror', and Rush Limbaugh: Donald Trump's weekend in Tweets

Donald Trump had a very busy weekend

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

'There should be a negotiation about headscarves before government visits to Iran', says Swedish MP

Female Swedish-Iranian politician blasts her own Government for wearing headscarves on Tehran trip

Female Swedish-Iranian politician blasts her Government for wearing headscarves

The Swedish government has defended its decision to have officials wear headscarves in a trip to Iran, saying they would have broken the law otherwise

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange makes appeal for UK and Swedish governments to restore his liberty

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange urges UK, Swedish governments to 'restore his liberty'

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange makes appeal to restore his liberty

The journalist has been living in Ecuador's London embassy for over four years, believing he will be extradited to the US to face questioning over Wikileaks

Friday, January 27, 2017

Friday, January 27, 2017

Skiers in Sweden mistake a cloud for a UFO

Skiers in Sweden mistake a cloud for a UFO

Skiers in Sweden mistake a cloud for a UFO

Many skiiers in Sweden believed that a UFO had arrived above the slopes on Thursday, only it turned out the apparent spacecraft was actually a cloud

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Police defuse explosive device at refugee centre in Sweden

Police defuse explosive device at refugee centre in Sweden

Police defuse explosive device at refugee centre in Sweden

Police in Sweden have defused an explosive device, which was discovered at a refugee centre in Sweden where 140 people were living

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Viola Beach: Inquest hears car drove through two crash barriers before falling into canal

Viola Beach: Inquest hears car drove through two crash barriers before crashing into canal

Viola Beach death: Inquest hears car drove through crash barriers

The band and their manager died after their car fell into a canal in Sweden earlier this year

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

WATCH Kitten tries out horseback riding

WATCH: Kitten rides horse!

WATCH: Kitten rides horse!

A video uploaded by a Swedish horse enthusiast shows a kitten clinging on to a horse... and eventually taking the reigns in its mouth

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Lawyers potentially to appeal to Donald Trump to end criminal probe into Julian Assange

Could Donald Trump end Julian Assange criminal probe?

Could Donald Trump end Julian Assange criminal probe?

The founder of Wikileaks has been facing a sex allegation from Swedish prosecutors

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

The Hövding airbag  - the key to maximising cyclist safety?

The Hövding airbag - the key to maximising cyclist safety?

The Hövding airbag - the key to maximising cyclist safety?

Feast your eyes on the cyclists' airbag

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Sweden's Dragon Gate Hotel opening imminently

12 years without a single visitor: inside the Chinese tourist montrosity crumbling in the middle of Sweden

Check out the desolate Chinese tourist montrosity stuck in the middle of Sweden

Sweden's weirdest tourist attraction features hundreds of terracotta soldiers - but no people

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

Review finds schools are delivering poor sex education

UK sex education 'portrays men as predators', report finds

UK sex education 'portrays men as predators', report finds

A review of studies from 55 global publications found that UK sex education is often overly scientific and 'out of touch'

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Monday, August 8, 2016

Monday, August 8, 2016

'British men want to be viewed as more equal to mothers', says journalist Martin Daubney

Parenting: "British men are good men. We want to do this. We want to be equal" - former Loaded editor says UK needs to follow Sweden's example

Parenting: British men 'are not valued' in bringing up their kids

Former magazine editor Martin Daubney is calling for people to recognise that men make capable stay-at-home parents, and says the UK needs to develop a Scandinavian-style system to encourage equal parenting…

Friday, July 29, 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

Happy 100th birthday, have a mountain! Norway to give rather large gift to Finland to mark centenary of independence

'Happy birthday to you, what a fantastic view, happy birthday dear Finland...', Norway gift wrap a towering treat for their neighbours

'Happy birthday to you, what a fantastic view, happy birthday dear Finland...'

What do you give the independent state that has everything? Norway are considering tying a bow on Mount Halti and handing it to Finland to mark their Nordic neighbour's 100 years of independence from Russia…