Swedish MPs meet Snowden, talk mass surveillance

Three Swedish members of parliament met with fugitive US intelligence agent Edward Snowden at a secret location in Moscow on Friday to discuss mass surveillance, Swedish media reported.

Swedish man gets prison for `homosexual acts` in Tunisia

A Swedish man has been given two years behind bars in Tunisia for "homosexual acts" despite the protests of Swedish diplomats, authorities said Saturday.

Swedish police await Pirate Bay co-founder in Thai capital

The Swedish co-founder of the Pirate Bay website is due to be hauled to Bangkok Wednesday following his arrest in northeast Thailand, with police from Stockholm waiting to press for his deportation to serve a jail term for copyright infringement.

Mats Wilander convinced Roger Federer still has 5-6 years left to his career
Mats Wilander convinced Roger Federer still has 5-6 years left to his career

Former Swedish tennis star Mats Wilander is convinced that 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer still has several years left to his career.

When Novak Djokovic was floored by ice hockey ace on tennis court!

Swedish ice hockey goaltender Henrik Lundqvist , who plays for the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League, made an electric return to town following a summer break in his homeland and beat world number one Novak Djokovic.

Rebecca Ferguson to play female lead in `MI 5`

Swedish newcomer Rebecca Ferguson has been tapped to star opposite Tom Cruise in `Mission: Impossible V` after Jessica Chastain passed the part.

Swedish ice hockey player Backstrom fails dope test: Source

Sweden`s Nicklas Backstrom missed Sunday`s Olympic ice hockey final at the Sochi Winter Games after testing positive for a banned substance.

Swedish surprise at seeing snow cannon used in North Korea

When North Korea`s state media this week issued pictures of leader Kim Jong-Un visiting a new ski field he ordered built, one firm in Sweden couldn`t believe what it was seeing.

Federer insists he can still win a Slam

Swiss tennis great Roger Federer insisted Monday he was still capable of winning a Grand Slam singles crown despite a relatively poor 2013 season which saw him slip to world number six.

US man found unconscious wakes up speaking only Swedish

A man from Florida, who was found unconscious in a motel room on February 28, woke up from a hospital bed in Palm Springs, California, to discover he could only speak Spanish.

Fire causes blast at Swedish power plant

A huge fire at a thermal power plant in Sweden caused an explosion in a turbine, but there were no reports of any casualties.

‘No sign Swedish suicide bomber had helpers’

There is so far no sign the
man behind Sweden`s first suicide bombing had accomplices, the, summing up its
probe two months after the attack.

Swedish suicide bomber identified; British police raid his house

British police searched the house of Taymour Abdel Wahab the Stockholm suicide bomber.

WikiLeaks` supporters close Swiss govt site

Hackers forced the Swedish govt`s website offline in a cyber attack in support of WikiLeaks.

BlackBerry buys Swedish software developer

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) is buying Sweden`s The Astonishing Tribe (TAT) which specializes in developing software.

Swedish police detain Belgium terror suspect

Swedish police say they have detained a Turkish man wanted in Belgium on suspicion of terrorism.

Swedish Greens say won`t support centre-right government

Sweden`s Green Party said it would not support the center-right Alliance govt.

Swedish gov`t courts Greens, shuns far-right

PM Fredrik Reinfeldt`s coalition won Sunday`s election but lost its majority in 349-seat legislature.

Swedish feminists burn USD 13,000 in salary protest

A Swedish feminist party has burnt
100,000 Swedish kronor (USD 13,000) at a barbecue in a protest
against unequal pay for men and women.

Jesus` crucifixion reality or illustration?

The episode of Jesus` crucifixion is based more on traditions of the Christian church and artistic illustrations than antique texts, says a Swedish researcher.