‘Weightlessness is as fun as it was the first time’: Fuglesang

‘Weightlessness is as fun as it was the first time’: Fuglesang

The Discovery space shuttle’s seven-person crew, including Swedish astronaut Christer Fuglesang, has started their second day on the job, following the successful blast off from Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Friday evening (local time).

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Norway requests extradition of suspected child molester

Norwegian police have requested the extradition of a Swedish man suspected of sexually assaulting children in Norway, Sweden and Thailand. The man is older, but the prosecutor has revealed little about the age of the children or how many were involved.

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Legislate right to full-time employment: Left Party

The Swedish Left Party (Vänsterpartiet) wants to abolish several reforms adopted by the governing Alliance parties, according to a new report.

Women banned from nightclub for ‘distasteful’ tattoos

Women banned from nightclub for ‘distasteful’ tattoos

Two women were turned away from a Malmö night club because of their ink. Club management defended the policy, saying that tattoos were "distasteful".

Every other doctor in Sweden from abroad

Every other doctor in Sweden from abroad

Sweden is attracting an increasing number of physicians from abroad. Almost every other new medical license is granted to someone who was educated abroad.