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Left Party rejects shared leadership

Top brass with Sweden’s Left Party, Vänsterpartiet, has said ‘no’ to a shared party leadership on the grounds of a current well-working organization. The party’s congress must now decide who will succeed Lars Ohly.

Study: Swedes ‘more emotional’ at work

Study: Swedes ‘more emotional’ at work

A recent survey conducted by Manpower reveals that Swedes are breaking down the barriers between their work and private lives by showing more emotion on the job, even in front of top management.

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All Saint’s Day pastry king crowned

Once a year the special pastry hits the shelves.

Greece default ‘a threat’ to Sweden: minister

Greece default ‘a threat’ to Sweden: minister

Although the Greek Prime Minister Giorgos Papandreou snagged a narrow vote-of-confidence win late Friday, it has done nothing to minimize the threatening economic disaster that has plagued the debt-laden country and sent shock waves through international markets.

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17-year-old arrested after ‘Halloween spoof’

A teenager was apprehended Friday evening in northern Sweden on suspicion of attempted murder after a shot was fired into a house. The alleged targets thought it was a Halloween spoof.