Introducing the Christian Democrats

Introducing the Christian Democrats

The Christian Democrats (Kristdemokraterrna - KD) are one of the three smaller parties which make up the centre-right Alliance coalition that has been in government since 2006, having polled 6.6 percent in the 2006 general election.

Coach: Ibrahimovic to make start for AC Milan

Coach: Ibrahimovic to make start for AC Milan

AC Milan coach confirmed on Friday that Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will make his first start for the team on Saturday after he was traded to the team from Barcelona.

Suspect: double murder was ‘impulse thing’

Suspect: double murder was ‘impulse thing’

The 24-year-old suspect of a double murder of a couple outside Båstad in 2007 described parts of the scuffle that led to their deaths an "impulse thing" in a hearing on Friday.

General Motors slammed in Saab sale exposé

General Motors slammed in Saab sale exposé

Jöran Hägglund, state secretary to enterprise minister Maud Olofsson and the Swedish government's representative at the heart of the deal to sell Saab, has published a book exposing the battle to save the troubled firm.

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‘Establish state brothels’: Christian Democrat

A local Christian Democratic politician has called for Sweden to open government-controlled brothels, drawing a sharp rebuke from her party colleagues.

Danish nationalist rallies for Sweden Democrats

Danish nationalist rallies for Sweden Democrats

Pia Kjærsgaard, the leader for the Danish People's Party (Dansk Folkeparti - DF) has accepted an invitation from the far-right Sweden Democrats to take part in an election rally in Högänäs in southern Sweden on Saturday.

Swedes perform poorly in charitable giving survey

Swedes perform poorly in charitable giving survey

Sweden came in 45th place among 153 countries in a survey measuring charitable behaviour around the world, tied with neighbouring Finland, as well as Lebanon, Zambia, and Ghana.

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Drunk driver claims group sex made her flee

A woman who is facing charges of aggravated drink driving has claimed that she felt forced to flee a summer get-together with friends when the host announced that group sex would be following the coffee.

Introducing the Centre Party

Introducing the Centre Party

The Centre Party is one of the three smaller parties which make up the centre-right Alliance coalition that has been in government since 2006, having polled 7.9 percent in the 2006 general election.

Swedish MMA star Malik Mawlayi’s history of violence

Swedish MMA star Malik Mawlayi’s history of violence

From a childhood spent in war torn Afghanistan to the rough and tumble world of mixed martial arts (MMA), Sweden's Malik Mawlayi has learned how to deal with the fighting, explains James Goyder.

Poll lead continues for Alliance parties

Poll lead continues for Alliance parties

The centre-right Alliance extended its lead over the opposition in a poll released on Friday, while the nationalist Sweden Democrats saw their support climb to 6 percent.

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Swedish man found dead in Bangkok

A 45-year-old Swedish businessman has been found dead in Bangkok, Thailand, according to media reports.

Three helicopter heist suspects released

Three helicopter heist suspects released

Three of the men charged for their role in the helicopter-aided robbery of a Stockholm-area cash depot last September were released today by Södertörn district court.