Saturday, May 25, 2019
Too hot to handle
A Swedish schoolgirl and the global movement she triggered against climate change.
2 months ago
The Sweden show
For seven years, an ordinary citizen was allowed to tweet what they wanted from the handle for a week, the only restriction being that they break no laws. There were surprises, of course, like the man who tweeted on the pleasures of self pleasure.
5 months ago
PM’s journeys abroad showcase continuing foreign policy innovation. But it is not insulated from turbulence at home.
5 months ago
Shock and awe
Sweden’s Disgusting Food Museum seeks to engender empathy in food cultures. It may end up reinforcing stereotypes/
7 months ago
In Sweden, eight-year-old girl pulls pre-viking sword from lake
It was exceptionally well-preserved and included a cover made from leather and wood, the Jonkoping county museum said in a statement posted this week.
8 months ago
In Sweden, trash heats homes, powers buses and fuels taxi fleets
However, garbage-fueled power plants are not a clean energy source. Some opponents claim these power plants are a “false solution” that greenwashes dirty incineration.
8 months ago
Sweden faces political deadlock after gains by far-right party
The Sweden Democrats, shunned by all the other parties since entering parliament in 2010, have promised to sink any Cabinet that refuses to give them a say in policy, particularly on immigration.
9 months ago
Thieves steal Swedish royal jewels, escape by speedboat
Thieves in Sweden walked into a small town's medieval cathedral in broad daylight and stole priceless crown jewels dating back to the early 1600s before escaping by speedboat, police said Wednesday.
10 months ago
A Maharashtrian wedding, a Swedish couple, and a 37-year-long search
The wedding was attended by the couple’s two children Johannes and Carita, as well as residents of the Satyasai Nagar Co-operative Housing Society.
1 year ago
Powerful explosion rocks Swedish police station
Explosives are often used by organised crime rings in Sweden, especially in the south where settling of scores and intimidation are frequent among drug traffickers.
2 years ago
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's seven years in the Ecuadorean embassy
A look back at WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's seven years inside the Ecuadorean embassy, after his South American hosts abruptly revoked his asylum and he was arrested by British police.
1 month ago
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