Malena Ernman wins Melodifestivalen

Malena Ernman wins Melodifestivalen

Pop opera sensation Malena Ernman claimed the Melodifestivalen 2009 title on Saturday night in a nail biting finish, earning the right to represent Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest finals in Moscow.

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Borg forecasts ‘crisis into 2010’

Sweden's finance minister Anders Borg said on Saturday that he expects the current financial crisis to continue into 2010 with 'aftershocks' expected in 2011 and 2012.

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Swedish cops ‘baked cake’ in the nude

The nine Swedish cops in western Sweden that posed naked with a weapon at a party, posed nude on several more occasions, it has emerged.

Swedish woman charged for housing horse in her cellar

Swedish woman charged for housing horse in her cellar

A 32-year-old woman in Halland in western Sweden has been banned from keeping animals after it was discovered that she was keeping a horse in the cellar of her house.

SEB executives forego pay rises after media storm

SEB executives forego pay rises after media storm

Swedish bank SEB CEO Annika Falkengren on Saturday apologized to the bank's customers and employees after the outcry that followed a decision to hike executive pay.

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Two men found dead in Stockholm apartment

Police in Stockholm are searching for those responsible for a double murder on Södermalm on Friday evening.