Improved conditions on northern roads

Improved conditions on northern roads

According to local emergency services conditions are improving on the roads in northern Sweden, recently struck by flooding following heavy rains hitting the country over the last few days.

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Swedish teen suspected of rape in Spain

A Swedish high school student from Växjö, in southern Sweden, is being held in custody in Spain on rape charges.

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Cyclist dies after crashing into police car

A cyclist was killed in a crash with a police car in southern Stockholm late Friday night. At a junction by Nyboda, southern Stockholm, the cyclist careened straight into the side of the patrol car.

Reinfeldt discussed equality in the UN

Reinfeldt discussed equality in the UN

Gender equality and women's rights globally were the themes of Swedish prime minister Fredrik Reinfeldt's speech to the United Nations on Friday.

‘Doctors can recommend homeopathy’: court

‘Doctors can recommend homeopathy’: court

Sweden's Supreme Administrative Court (Högsta förvaltningsdomstolen) are opening for doctors to recommend homeopathic cures for patients.