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Marseille ditch Larsson loan plans

French top flight side Marseille said on Tuesday they have given up on attempts to sign Swedish veteran Henrik Larsson on loan in the transfer window.

Record number of sexist ads

Record number of sexist ads

Scantily dressed women in soft drink ads and satisfied wife guarantees from a drill manufacturer are just some of a record number of adverts to fall foul of Sweden's Trade Ethical Council against Sexism in Advertising (ERK) in 2008.

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Criminal gang takes over sex offender website

Criminal organization Original Gangsters (OG) has assumed control of a Swedish website that exposes the identity of sex offenders, Crime News reports.

Porsche obliged to bid for Scania

Porsche obliged to bid for Scania

German sports car maker Porsche is obliged to place a bid for Swedish truck firm Scania after acquiring more that fifty percent of the voting stock in Volkswagen (VW).

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Violent night in Stockholm

A spate of violent crimes was reported on Monday night in Stockholm. Two stabbings and a serious assault occurred as Sweden prepared for the Eve of Epiphany holiday.

Marseille close in on Larsson loan

Marseille close in on Larsson loan

Marseille coach Eric Gerets on Monday said he was confident of landing Swedish veteran Henrik Larsson on loan in the transfer window.