Organic certifier upset by Green Party tomato

Organic certifier upset by Green Party tomato

An organization that certifies organic products has slammed the Green Party for depicting a tomato bearing one if its labels on an election poster.

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Stockholm hit by ‘crazy’ electrical storm

It was a case of all hands to the pump for emergency services in the greater Stockholm area on Saturday night as the city was illuminated by 2,500 lightning flashes in a single hour.

Borg calls for renewed privatization drive

Borg calls for renewed privatization drive

Minister for Finance Anders Borg has indicated that the government intends to raise 100 billion kronor ($14 billion) by selling off the state’s shareholdings in a number of companies if voted back into power in September.

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67-year-old man dies in lawn mower accident

A 67-year-old man died on Saturday after a ride-on lawn mower tipped over and landed on him in a village in south-west Sweden.

Government extends poll lead as election looms

Government extends poll lead as election looms

With a general election just six weeks away, Sweden’s four-party Alliance has opened up a 3.3 percentage point lead over the Red-Green opposition in a new Sifo poll.