Ecuador consults Sweden on Assange

Ecuador consults Sweden on Assange

Ecuador's ambassador in Stockholm has been briefed by Swedish officials on the country's judicial system, as Quito mulls whether to offer WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange asylum, the justice ministry said Sunday.

Heavy rains to sweep Sweden

Heavy rains to sweep Sweden

Swedish forecasters have issued a warning for heavy rains across much of central and southern Sweden which is set to soak the country over the next 24 hours.

Sweden second most expensive EU country

Sweden second most expensive EU country

Sweden is the second most expensive country in the European Union, according to a new report by the statistical office Eurostat.

Swedish House Mafia calls it quits

Swedish House Mafia calls it quits

Swedish house DJ trio Swedish House Mafia have announced that an upcoming tour will be the last the group plays together, ending four years of massive commercial success.

Australia FM: ‘No hint’ of Assange US extradition

Australia FM: ‘No hint’ of Assange US extradition

Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr said on Sunday that he had received "no hint" that the US would seek the extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange were he to come to Sweden.