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Teacher asks pupils to name ‘most trying’ classmate

A teacher at a school in Ängelholm in southern Sweden gave pupils a task to name their 'most trying' classmate.

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Camera ban hinders hunt for Swedish sea monster

Sweden's legendary Great Lake Sea Monster (Storsjöodjuret) remains the focus of photographers hunting for its image despite a Jämtland county council order banning cameras on the shores of Storsjön in Östersund in northern Sweden.

Swedish boxing champ “Ingo” Johansson dies

Swedish boxing champ “Ingo” Johansson dies

Swedish former world heavyweight boxing champion Ingemar "Ingo" Johansson died on Friday night, aged 76-years-old.

Swedish school pupils falling behind

Swedish school pupils falling behind

Swedish pupils still perform above average in the majority of international studies conducted over the last 20 years, the Swedish National Agency for Education (Skolverket) has concluded.

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Armless beggar handlers go to jail

Four people who forced an armless man from Ukraine to beg in the Stockholm metro were handed prison sentences on Friday.