Pay-day for extreme-right paper puts subsidies under fire

Pay-day for extreme-right paper puts subsidies under fire

Sweden's system of press subsidies has come under the microscope after a publication affiliated with an extreme right-wing political party received millions of kronor in public funding this week.

Princess Madeleine breaks up with fiancé

Princess Madeleine breaks up with fiancé

Sweden's Princess Madeleine has broken up with her fiancé Jonas Bergström, Stockholm's royal court has announced.

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Three-year-old girl caught shoplifting

Police in Malmö are convinced of outside adult involvement after a pair of sisters aged 3 and 7 were caught stealing clothes at a supermarket in the city on Friday.

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University leaders blast ‘sexist’ student parade

Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg is seeking to distance itself from an annual student parade after the organizing committee gave the thumbs up to drawings deemed sexist and "totally unacceptable" by the university's president.

Swedish skies clear of volcanic ash

Swedish skies clear of volcanic ash

Aviation authorities have declared Swedish airspace almost entirely clear of volcanic ash, with final restrictions in the far south expected to be lifted on Saturday afternoon.