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‘Streetracer’ arrested for trying to mow down cop

A 42-year-old man was arrested in Umeå in northern Sweden early on Sunday in connection with an illegal car race, a so-called 'streetrace'.

Opposition nose ahead in new poll

Opposition nose ahead in new poll

A year before the Swedish general election the opposition have a slight lead in the opinion polls, a new voter survey by Sifo shows.

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Sweden confirms Pakistan arrests

Sweden's foreign ministry confirmed on Saturday that three Swedes have been arrested in Pakistan.

Ibrahimovic goal leaves Barca top

Ibrahimovic goal leaves Barca top

Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored his second goal in as many games and helped Barcelona to 2-0 win over Getafe on Saturday.

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Zimbabwe sanctions not discussed in EU meeting

The Swedish development aid minister Gunilla Carlsson has said that EU sanctions imposed on Zimbabe were not discussed at an EU meeting with President Mugabe on Saturday.