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Swedish researchers in womb transplant success

Swedish researchers have moved a step closer to performing the world's first womb transplant, providing women unable to have children an alternative to adoption.

Christopher Plummer nabs ‘Dragon Tattoo’ role

Christopher Plummer nabs ‘Dragon Tattoo’ role

Veteran Canadian actor Christopher Plummer is the latest star to be cast in the Hollywood remake of Stieg Larsson's "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo", the first of his Millennium thriller trilogy.

Swedish football clubs threatened by their fans

Swedish football clubs threatened by their fans

Players, coaches and referees plying their trade in the Swedish Allsvenskan top flight are increasingly becoming the target of threats from supporters, often from their own clubs, according to a survey by broadcaster TV4.

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Elmander goals continue as Bolton claims draw

Swedish striker Johan Elmander continued his rich vein of goalscoring form as Bolton Wanderers claimed a point in their Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion on Saturday.

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Thai berry pickers head home empty-handed

Around 135 Thai berry pickers left Åsele in Sweden's north on Saturday evening to return to Thailand empty handed after the owners of their employer, Lömjsö Bär, allegedly emptied the firm of cash and fled.