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Stockholm art gallery guide: May 9 – 15

Weekend art exhibition tips from Kalendarium (Click links for more information)

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Gothenburg club and concert tips – May 8 – 11

Where to go out in Gothenburg this weekend? Monthly has the answers (Click links for more information)

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Police seek to tweak criminal register

The Swedish Data Inspection Board (Datainspektionen) is to team up with the National Police Board (Rikspolisstyrelsen) in a bid to improve the effectiveness of the police's criminal register.

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What’s on in Sweden: May 9 – 15

What's on this week in Sweden: English-language theatre in Stockholm, world famous DJ in Gothenburg, fair trade in Malmö.

Military elite accused of buying sex

Military elite accused of buying sex

Swedish elite soldiers are under investigation for allegedly buying sexual services from prostitutes while in service in Africa.

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Sweden awards five 4G mobile licences

Five bidders have paid €226 million ($346 million) for fourth generation (4G), super-fast mobile telephony licences, the Swedish Post and Telecom Agency (PTS) said on Thursday.

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Family sentenced for pimping

A family of four have been indicted for pimping and procuring activities. The main culprit is a 43-year old man, together with his sons from a former marriage and his current wife.

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Man skins deer’s head in front of pre-school

Shocked pre-schoolers witnessed a man skin a deer’s head outside their pre-school in Sundsvall in northern Sweden on Wednesday afternoon.

Schenström denies sloppy behaviour

Schenström denies sloppy behaviour

Former State Secretary Ulrica Schenström has handed in a written explanation to the government’s Constitution Committee’s investigation into her behaviour last autumn.

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Remand centre suicides show no sign of abating

A man was found hanged in his cell at a remand centre in Karlstad in western Sweden on Thursday morning.

The Pirate Bay faces massive damages claim

The Pirate Bay faces massive damages claim

The Motion Picture Association of the United States (MPA) has demanded 93 million kronor ($15 million) in compensation from file sharing site The Pirate Bay, Computer Sweden reports.

Gotland: Sweden’s Baltic beauty

Gotland: Sweden’s Baltic beauty

If you’re looking for an island paradise there’s no need to travel to the other side of the world. Just a few hours’ ferry ride from Stockholm, the island of Gotland has it all, writes René Rice.

Swedish police received tip-off in Rahman case

Swedish police received tip-off in Rahman case

Swedish police received a tip-off two years ago that a colleague of Joy Rahman's had disappeared in Bangladesh.

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Swiss shock Swedes at Worlds

Thibault Monnet scored the winner early in the third as Switzerland upset reigning Olympic gold medallist Sweden 4-2 in the preliminary round of the World Hockey Championships on Wednesday.