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Stockholm

Wanted man caught by Sweden police while snoozing in a furniture store

The staff contacted the police after they found the 25-year-old sleeping in the bed department.

21 Nov 2019 1:32 PM

Sweden drops rape investigation against WikiLeaks founder Assange

Assange is also fighting extradition to the US, which accuses him of publishing secret documents.

19 Nov 2019 7:05 PM

Climate activist Greta Thunberg declines environmental award

She honoured at a Stockholm ceremony held by the Nordic Council, a regional body for inter-parliamentary cooperation.

30 Oct 2019 10:00 AM

Dark matter and exoplanet discoveries win Nobel Physics Prize

'Their discoveries have forever changed our conceptions of the world,' the jury said.

08 Oct 2019 6:29 PM

Champions League football architect Lennart Johansson dies aged 89

Sweden's soccer association said the former UEFA president died Tuesday after a short illness.

05 Jun 2019 2:20 PM

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Assange rape investigation re-opened, Swedish prosecutor will seek extradition

Prosecutor Eva-Marie Persson told a news conference she would continue and conclude a preliminary investigation that was dropped in 2017.

13 May 2019 3:52 PM

Air India plane with 179 onboard hits building at Stockholm airport, passengers safe

Pictures from the scene showed the Boeing aircraft parked on the runway with the very tip of its left wing stuck in the side of a building.

29 Nov 2018 9:57 AM

'Threatened' Swedish cops shoot man with Down syndrome, he was holding toy gun

Torrell’s family said that Eric had Down syndrome, autism and was essentially nonverbal.

04 Aug 2018 3:00 PM

South Korea arms sales sparks up amid tensions with N Korea: study

South Korea is a top arms producer among emerging countries in the sector, including Brazil, India and Turkey.

11 Dec 2017 4:34 PM

Women in 21st century ‘locked out of labs’ and Nobel prizes

The peace prize is meanwhile the most favourable to women: 16 women laureates out of 104 people awarded.

08 Dec 2017 2:48 PM

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Headless torso of female journlaist found in Danish waters: police

The female torso, with the head and limbs deliberately cut off, was found on Monday in Koge Bay, around 50 km south of Copenhagen. 

23 Aug 2017 2:58 PM

Extremism grows, chiefly radical Islamists: Sweden

A 2010 Sapo report estimated the number of violent Islamist extremists in the Scandinavian country at 200.

16 Jun 2017 6:10 PM

WikiLeaks' Assange will be arrested if he leaves Ecuador's embassy: UK police

Assange, 45, has been holed up in the embassy since 2012 after skipping bail to avoid extradition to Sweden.

19 May 2017 3:51 PM

Swedish prosecutors discontinue 7-year rape probe against WikiLeaks' Assange

Julian Assange has always denied the 2010 allegations, which he feared would see him extradited to the United States.

19 May 2017 3:45 PM

Swedish court jails 3 men for rape broadcast on Facebook

The court held them accountable for the rape since the victim was very intoxicated to give consent.

26 Apr 2017 9:20 AM

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Second person arrested over Stockholm terror attack: court

A first suspect has been officially identified as a 39-year-old man from Uzbekistan.

09 Apr 2017 7:43 PM

Sweden terror attack suspect interested in IS, residency rejected: police

The vehicle mowed down shoppers before slamming into the facade of the busy Ahlens department store.

09 Apr 2017 5:28 PM

Swedish anti-terror force try to arrest Stockholm terror suspects; pelted with stones

The police arrested a 17-year-old and his mother from an address linked to the 39-year-old suspect from Uzbekistan.

09 Apr 2017 1:19 PM

Stockholm truck attack suspect is from Uzbekistan: reports

The man had previously figured marginally in intelligence material, but had not been linked to extremists.

08 Apr 2017 8:07 PM

Stockholm attack: Suspected driver arrested after 4 killed in shopping street

No one has claimed responsibility for the Stockholm attack, the third in Europe in two weeks after those in London and Saint Petersburg.

08 Apr 2017 2:19 PM

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