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Young girl forced to steal handbags

A 32-year-old man has been arrested in Bulgaria and handed over to judicial authorities in Sweden where he is suspected of human trafficking crimes involving the exploitation of an 11-year-old girl.

Vipers bite bad golfers

Vipers bite bad golfers

An unusually high number of Swedish golfers have reported being bitten by vipers while handling their balls in the rough.

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Moped riders flee after collision with 2-year-old

Two young moped riders took to their heels in the early hours of Saturday morning after crashing into a father and his two-year-old son in the Hageby district on the outskirts of Norrköping, local newspaper Norrköpings Tidningar reports.

Thunderstorms set to strike Sweden

Thunderstorms set to strike Sweden

Torrential showers and heavy thunderstorms are barreling in over Sweden following a protracted period of hot weather.

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Women’s injuries ‘not taken seriously’

Women are much less likely than men to receive compensation from the Swedish Social Insurance Agency (Försäkringskassan) for work-related injuries, new figures show.