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India can provide sustainability model to world: Sweden

India can provide sustainability model to world: Sweden

Sweden's climate change envoy said that India is on the growth path to address needs of a large population and meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

Dec 02, 2017, 15:37 PM IST
Zlatan Ibrahimovic dethroned after a decade as Sweden's best player

Zlatan Ibrahimovic dethroned after a decade as Sweden's best player

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's unbroken ten-year run as Sweden's best player came to an end on Monday when FC Krasnodar defender Andreas Granqvist won the country's Golden Ball for 2017.

Nov 21, 2017, 09:58 AM IST

Denmark, Sweden, Norway bullish on India, woo Indian tourists

The Scandinavian Tourist Board (STB) has been actively holding promotional events in India in its bid to reach out to Indian travellers.

Nov 17, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
Teary Buffon ends international career after Italy's World Cup miss

Teary Buffon ends international career after Italy's World Cup miss

Buffon, 39, played his 175th and final game for Italy as they were beaten 1-0 on aggregate in a playoff by Sweden after a 0-0 second-leg draw at the San Siro, bringing an end to a 20-year international career that included winning the 2006 World Cup.

Nov 14, 2017, 09:08 AM IST
Stunned Italy fail to reach 2018 FIFA World Cup, Sweden qualify

Stunned Italy fail to reach 2018 FIFA World Cup, Sweden qualify

A desperate 0-0 draw at home to a defiant Sweden ended the four-time world champions' hopes of reaching next year's finals in Russia and with it the international careers of several of Italy's biggest names.

Nov 14, 2017, 09:01 AM IST

Powerful explosion hits nightclub in Sweden's Malmo, sparks bomb fears

A powerful explosion blew off the doors of a nightclub in Sweden's Malmo area early on Friday morning.

Nov 03, 2017, 14:47 PM IST

Sweden to get Europe`s biggest car battery factory

 Start-up company Northvolt said Thursday it had picked its home country Sweden to build Europe`s biggest factory for electric car batteries, rivalling Tesla`s American "Gigafactory".

Oct 19, 2017, 18:37 PM IST
Delhi-based SC lawyer wins prestigious Swedish rights award

Delhi-based SC lawyer wins prestigious Swedish rights award

Gonsalves, a New Delhi-based Supreme Court lawyer, will share the award and the prize money worth over USD 300,000 (SEK 3 million) with two other laureates.

Sep 26, 2017, 16:21 PM IST
Danish inventor denies abuse of corpse charge in submarine case

Danish inventor denies abuse of corpse charge in submarine case

On Friday, police halted the search for Wall`s remaining body parts in the waters between Denmark and Sweden, although divers were searching the harbour to which Madsen was brought after being rescued.

Aug 25, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
Uzbekistan says ex-president Islam Karimov's daughter in custody

Uzbekistan says ex-president Islam Karimov's daughter in custody

Karimov`s second daughter, Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva, is Uzbek ambassador to UNESCO, a position she has held since 2008.

Jul 28, 2017, 15:13 PM IST
Sweden PM Stefan Lofven reshuffles cabinet over data scandal

Sweden PM Stefan Lofven reshuffles cabinet over data scandal

Interior Minister Anders Ygeman, who reportedly knew about the leak but failed to inform the premier.

Jul 27, 2017, 15:30 PM IST

Ravens can plan ahead like humans: Study

Researchers from Lund University in Sweden let ravens solve tasks that they do not encounter in the wild, and hence lack specific adaptations for: tool use, and bartering with humans.

Jul 16, 2017, 16:55 PM IST

Swedish far-right lawmaker convicted over nightclub assault

In 2012, a video emerged from 2010 of Ekeroth filming two other Sweden Democrat colleagues shouting racist abuse at two men and calling a woman who tried to intervene a "whore". 
 

Jun 28, 2017, 16:56 PM IST
  Ecuador foreign minister says UK wants a solution to Assange standoff

Ecuador foreign minister says UK wants a solution to Assange standoff

A British court issued an arrest warrant for Assange when he failed to surrender to the court on June 29, 2012, and the Metropolitan Police Service is compelled to execute that warrant, the London police said in May. 

Jun 23, 2017, 09:29 AM IST
Islamist militants rapidly increasing in Sweden: Security Chief

Islamist militants rapidly increasing in Sweden: Security Chief

The biggest concentrations of militants are in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Malmo and Orebro, according to Sapo.
 

Jun 16, 2017, 17:16 PM IST

Finland raises terror threat level by a notch

Finland`s intelligence and security agency Supo on Wednesday raised the country`s terror threat level by a notch, seeing an increased risk of an attack committed by the so-called Islamic State (IS).

Jun 14, 2017, 16:48 PM IST
2018 World Cup Qualifier: Cristiano Ronaldo fires Portugal; France complicates path to Russia after defeat to Sweden

2018 World Cup Qualifier: Cristiano Ronaldo fires Portugal; France complicates path to Russia after defeat to Sweden

Sweden snatched victory with an Ola Toivonen goal from the half-way line in extra time after a poor clearance from France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris.

Jun 10, 2017, 08:53 AM IST
Indian Army to open doors to women in combat roles: General Bipin Rawat

Indian Army to open doors to women in combat roles: General Bipin Rawat

Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat said the process to allow women in combat role, currently an exclusive domain of men, is moving fast and initially women will be recruited for positions in military police.

Jun 04, 2017, 19:15 PM IST
Oliver Giroud treble in friendly against Paraguay boosts France ahead of decisive-Sweden qualifier

Oliver Giroud treble in friendly against Paraguay boosts France ahead of decisive-Sweden qualifier

Arsenal striker Giroud, playing in his favoured central forward position, struck twice before the interval and once in the second half to lead France to an emphatic victory in Rennes.

Jun 03, 2017, 09:08 AM IST

India urges Sweden to join hands against global terror

An Indian parliamentary delegation on a visit to Sweden has sought from the Scandinavian nation partnership in combating international terrorism.

Jun 01, 2017, 19:40 PM IST