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Nakkna, Tjärhovsgatan 3

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Swedish doc could be charged for ‘fatal’ UK op

A Swedish plastic surgeon may face a criminal investigation in the UK after the wife of a famous footballer died last week from complications attributed to a bungled 2002 liposuction treatment.

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10 Swedish Designers, Götgatan 25

Cunning cabbie puts kybosh on botched bike theft

Cunning cabbie puts kybosh on botched bike theft

Two would-be bicycle thieves in Örebro in central Sweden inadvertently unmasked themselves on Tuesday night when they called a taxi to help them get their booty home.

Ten year sentence for Gamla Stan shooting

Ten year sentence for Gamla Stan shooting

The 41-year-old man who in April tried to kill a couple in Sweden’s historic Gamla Stan district has been sentenced to ten years in prison for attempted murder.

‘Businessman’ took millions from faulty cash machines

‘Businessman’ took millions from faulty cash machines

Charges have been filed against a 54-year-old man who managed to withdraw nearly 3 million kronor ($380,000) from various cash machines in Landskrona in southern Sweden.

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Investor sees profits bounce back

Despite strong second-quarter profits at Investor, the CEO of the Swedish holding company said Tuesday he doesn’t expect the global economy to rebound quickly.

Abusive dad ‘beat us for 20 years’: mother

Abusive dad ‘beat us for 20 years’: mother

Charges against a father of four from Uppsala in eastern Sweden suspected of abusing his family and holding his children captive for years won’t likely be filed until next week, prosecutors said on Tuesday.

Princess Victoria brings birthday fever to Swedish island

Princess Victoria brings birthday fever to Swedish island

Thousands of well-wishers are expected to flock to Borgholm on the Swedish island of Öland to join in Crown Princess Victoria's 32nd birthday celebrations on Tuesday.

Record number of Swedish home listings

Record number of Swedish home listings

A record number of homes are up for sale in Sweden, with one of the country's largest real estate websites featuring more listings than during the turbulent days of autumn 2008.

Sweden seeks EU-South Korea trade deal by 2010

Sweden seeks EU-South Korea trade deal by 2010

Sweden’s Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt said Monday that the European Union and South Korea could conclude a free-trade agreement (FTA) by year’s end.

Swine flu to infect over 400,000 Swedes: agency

Swine flu to infect over 400,000 Swedes: agency

More than 400,000 Swedes may be infected by the swine flu this autumn even if vaccination programmes get off to a quick start, according to a new forecast by the country’s health authorities.