Abba great’s donation to boost feminists’ EU bid

Abba great’s donation to boost feminists’ EU bid

Composer Benny Andersson of Abba fame has contributed one million kronor ($128,000) to ensure that Swedish voters have a chance to vote for Gudrun Schyman’s Feminist Initiative (Feministiskt initiative - FI) political party in Sunday's EU parliamentary elections.

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Social Democratic backslide as June List surges: poll

According to the latest opinion poll from TV 4/Novus opinion, the Social Democrats have lost significant ground ahead of Sunday's EU-parliamentary elections.

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‘Refugee spy’ remanded into custody

A Chinese Uyghur who was arrested on suspicions of spying on refugees was remanded into custody on Friday by the Stockholm district court.

Every fourth voter unaware of EU elections

Every fourth voter unaware of EU elections

One in four Swedish voters still doesn’t know that EU-parliamentary elections are on Sunday, according to a poll from Synovate published by Dagens Nyheter (DN) newspaper.

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Cyber attack shuts down June List website

The June List (Junilistan) party website was shut down for several hours on Friday due to a cyber attack, according to party press secretary Björn Jonasson.