Are you a Social Traveller?
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Are you a Social Traveller?

When you travel abroad, how much do you actually experience? We all come back with pictures of ourselves in front of world famous sites and buildings, but we often see little beyond the tourist clichés and samey hotel rooms. Now a new trend, social travelling, is changing all of this.

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Woman dead after Malmö apartment brawl

A woman has been found dead after what is suspected to be an apartment brawl in Malmö on Monday afternoon.

Princess Victoria cancels ‘tough’ Olympic trip

Princess Victoria cancels ‘tough’ Olympic trip

Sweden's Crown Princess Victoria has cancelled a planned trip to the Olympic Games in London to stay at home and take care of her daughter Princess Estelle.

Lifestyle changes vital for cancer patients: study

Lifestyle changes vital for cancer patients: study

Men diagnosed with prostate cancer die more commonly of other causes such as heart disease, indicating that lifestyle changes affect prognosis, according to a new Swedish-American study.

Drunk car thief foiled in lake swimming escape

Drunk car thief foiled in lake swimming escape

A young Swede's attempt to steal a car on Saturday night ended in a lake near Falun in central Sweden after the teenager attempted to swim away from pursuing police officers.

Swede ‘too heavy’ for disabled transport

Swede ‘too heavy’ for disabled transport

A 63-year-old disabled woman from southern Sweden has expressed outrage after being denied by a transportation service for being “too heavy”.

Swedish economy continues to grow: report

Swedish economy continues to grow: report

The Swedish economy grew a faster-than-expected 1.4 percent in the second quarter, compared with the first three months of the year, official data showed Monday.

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Woman crushed at Swedish paper factory

A 26-year-old woman was crushed to death at a paper mill in Iggesund in northern Sweden on Saturday evening after getting stuck between two rolls of paper.

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Man held for setting former partner on fire

A man in Dalarna in central Sweden has been detained for pouring petrol over his former partner and setting her alight after she told him that she had met a new partner.

Afghan ISAF interpreters seek Sweden asylum

Afghan ISAF interpreters seek Sweden asylum

Afghan interpreters working for the Swedish armed forces in Mazar-i-Sharif have sought asylum in Sweden, claiming that they will suffer reprisals from the Taliban after the withdrawal of troops in 2014.

Swedish agency partied for millions: report

Swedish agency partied for millions: report

Since January 2010 the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth (Tillväxtverket) has spent some 7.5 million kronor ($1.1 million) on internal entertainment such as luxury dinners and ski trips, equating to 25,000 kronor per employee.