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Söderling sets sights on Stockholm Open success

Swedish tennis star and French Open finalist Robin Söderling resumes his fight to earn one of the three remaining spots in the ATP World Tour Finals when he plays as top seed at his home Stockholm Open starting Monday.

Beltran demands retrial in rape case

Beltran demands retrial in rape case

Swedish-Chilean opera singer and convicted rapist Tito Beltran has submitted a petition for a retrial in the Supreme Court. Beltran claims that former justice minister Thomas Bodström's involvement in the case amounted to a breach of the constitution.

Swedish swimmer sets double world records

Swedish swimmer sets double world records

Swedish swimmer Therese Alshammar showed explosive form at the World Cup meet in Durban, South Africa on Saturday chalking up two new world records.

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Red Cross fraud hits donor confidence

Public faith in the Swedish Red Cross (Röda Korset) has taken a beating in the wake of the embezzlement scandal involving its former communications chief, Johan af Donner.

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Opposition hold the upper hand: poll

The opposition red-green coalition have the support of 49.2 percent of the Swedish electorate, an established lead over the governing Alliance on 44.4 percent, a new voter poll from Sifo shows.