Sweden hunts suspected foreign submarine off Stockholm coast

The Swedish armed forces announced a large military operation around islands off Stockholm Friday following reports of suspicious "foreign underwater activity".

Frozen theatre to be part of latest Swedish Lapland's Ice Hotel
Frozen theatre to be part of latest Swedish Lapland's Ice Hotel

The world's largest Sweden-basedIce Hotel that includes a frigid rainforest, a massive ice-cube clock and a frozen theatre is now underway , it has been revealed.

Ibra-less Sweden huff and puff in downing Liechtenstein
Ibra-less Sweden huff and puff in downing Liechtenstein

Without captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic for a second straight game, Sweden struggled to convert their chances but still beat Liechtenstein 2-0 in their Group G Euro 2016 qualifier at the Friends Arena on Sunday.

Euro 2016 qualifier: Swedes fight back to draw with wasteful Russia
Euro 2016 qualifier: Swedes fight back to draw with wasteful Russia

Ola Toivonen`s goal crowned a gutsy Sweden fight back in a 1-1 draw with Russia but, ever the tough taskmaster, Fabio Capello thought the visitors should have easily won the Euro 2016 qualifier on Thursday. 

Sweden's Palestine statement signals start of weightier global role

Sweden`s decision to recognise the Palestine state - without formally consulting its allies - may herald a wider foreign policy shift that has at its heart the aim of asserting a new diplomatic weight around the world.

Twin study offers clues to development of Type 2 diabetes

Scientists have identified mechanisms that lead to development of type 2 diabetes.

Dewani's trial to start in South Africa from on Monday

The trial of an Indian-origin British businessman, accused of plotting the murder his Indo-Swedish wife during their honeymoon in South Africa in 2010, will start here on Monday.

Israel to summon Sweden's ambassador over Palestinian state

Peeved at the newly-elected Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven's announcement to recognise Palestine, Israel on Sunday said it will summon the Swedish Ambassador to protest the "unfortunate" move.

Medical marvel: Woman gives birth to baby after womb transplant

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New Delhi: In a medical marvel, a woman in Sweden has given birth to a baby after receiving a womb transplant.

Palestinians hail Swedish move on statehood as `courageous`

Sweden`s decision to recognise a Palestinian state is "courageous," senior Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erakat said Friday, calling on other EU states to follow suit.

Palestinians hail Swedish move on statehood as 'courageous'

Sweden's decision to recognise a Palestinian state is "courageous," senior Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erakat said today, calling on other EU states to follow suit.

Sweden to recognise Palestinian state, US urges caution

Sweden`s new prime minister announced Friday that the country will recognise a Palestinian state, becoming the first EU member in Western Europe to do so.

Sweden to recognize Palestinian state

Sweden's new prime minister said on Friday that his government will recognize a Palestinian state, a move that drew praise from Palestinian officials.

Sweden jails Rwanda genocide suspect

A Swede of Rwandan origin who is suspected of involvement in the 1994 genocide was remanded in custody Thursday, while a Rwandan national was released after questioning, a prosecutor said. 

Swedish opposition ''Red-Green'' alliance wins parliamentary polls

Sweden`s opposition "Red-Green" centre-left alliance, led by the Social Democratic Party, has defeated the centre-right government in the parliamentary elections, preliminary results showed.

Swedish PM Fredrik Reinfeldt resigns after election loss

Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt says he will resign after his center-right coalition lost a parliamentary election to a left-leaning opposition led by the Social Democrats.

Swedish PM announces resignation

Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt announced his resignation Sunday night amid disappointing results of his centre-right government in the 2014 parliamentary election.

Sweden votes with centre-left opposition holding narrow lead

Polls showed Sweden`s centre-left opposition heading for a narrow election victory on Sunday, on a platform of increased spending on job schemes, healthcare and schools after eight years of tax cuts under the centre-right Alliance.

Polls open in Sweden`s general election

Polls opened Sunday in Sweden`s general election, in which the Social Democrats are predicted to return to power after eight years in opposition while the anti-immigrant far right is also expected to make major gains.

Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka puts Swiss in control of Davis Cup semi
Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka puts Swiss in control of Davis Cup semi

Roger Federer overcame some tough early resistance from Simone Bolelli and Stanislas Wawrinka eased past Fabio Fognini as Switzerland raced 2-0 ahead in their Davis Cup semi-final against Italy in Geneva on Friday.Federer, bidding to add to his substantial collection of honours by steering the Alpine nation to a first Davis Cup triumph, delighted a capacity crowd in the Palexpo Arena with a 7-6(5) 6-4 6-4 victory.

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