Swedish electronics chain ONOFF bankrupt

Swedish electronics chain ONOFF bankrupt

Swedish home electronics chain ONOFF filed for bankruptcy on Monday, citing stiff competition, price pressure, and low profits.

Top ten Swedish foods to remember

Top ten Swedish foods to remember

While Sweden is not exactly known around the world as a destination of culinary excellence, there are some juicy Nordic morsels that leave exiles pining for a taste of home, food blogger Maia Brindley Nilsson discovers.

Bolt to pocket millions for Stockholm gala sprint

Bolt to pocket millions for Stockholm gala sprint

Sprinter superstar Usain Bolt has been confirmed to partake in Swedish athletics competition DN-Galan, which is to be held on July 29th, at Stockholm's classic Olympic arena, Stockholms Stadion.

Swedish house prices ‘dangerously high’: report

Swedish house prices ‘dangerously high’: report

Sweden has one of the most overvalued housing markets in the world, according to a new report, while new figures indicate that the long climb in prices may be grinding to a halt.

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Swedish researcher finds resistant gonorrhea

Scientists have for the first time found a strain of gonorrhea bacteria that is resistant to treatment with antibiotics, reported Magnus Unemo, the Swedish scientist who isolated the strain, at a conference about sexually transmitted diseases in Ottawa, Canada.

Girl loses finger in water slide mishap

Girl loses finger in water slide mishap

A three year-old girl lost her finger in a water slide at at a camp site in Boden in in northern Sweden on Sunday.

Swedes to print South African cash

Swedes to print South African cash

The banknote printing company Crane & Co has been contracted to print 8 billion kronor ($1.25 billion) worth of bills for South Africa's Reserve Bank to replace a prior faulty batch.

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Father arrested for stabbing 7-year-old to death

A 7-year-old boy was stabbed to death in Umeå in northern Sweden on Sunday.

Two Swedes die in India train crash

Two Swedes die in India train crash

Two Swedish men have been named by Indian officials among the dead after a train crash in northern India on Sunday.

Video released of Swedes jailed in Ethiopia

Video released of Swedes jailed in Ethiopia

An Ethiopian state-controlled website has published a half-hour long video of the two jailed Swedish journalists Martin Schibbye and Johan Persson.

Assange prepares for Sweden extradition fight

Assange prepares for Sweden extradition fight

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will on Tuesday begin his appeal against a UK court ruling to extradite him to Sweden to face rape and sexual assault allegations.