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Suspected gang rape in city park

A 24-year-old woman walking home through central Örnsköldsvik, in northern Sweden, was dragged into a city park by several men and raped in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Moderates plan to combat child poverty

Moderates plan to combat child poverty

Raising employment rates and offering high-quality daycare for all, not directed subsidies, are the keys to lowering child poverty levels in Sweden, according to the governing Moderate Party.

Princess Estelle skirts Swedish naming laws

Princess Estelle skirts Swedish naming laws

Princess Estelle's surname, or rather lack of one, has become a matter for the Parliamentary Ombudsman (Justitieombudsmannen, JO) to look into.

Sweden readies for daylight savings time

Sweden readies for daylight savings time

Don't forget to set clocks forward one hour on Saturday night. Once again, the time has come to change to daylight savings time.

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Liberalisation fastest in Sweden: report

Sweden has had a quicker liberalisation than any other advanced economy in the world, in terms of privatisation and deregulation, according to conservative American think tank The Heritage Foundation.