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Opposition parties still in the lead: poll

The Green Party, the Sweden Democrats and the Christian Democrats all climbed in a recent voters' poll, with all three parties reaching their highest results this year, while the opposition parties maintained their lead over the Alliance government.

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Drunken Christmas revellers keep cops busy

The night between Christmas Day and Boxing Day kept Swedish police officers busy with plenty of drunkenness and several brawls.

Snow and wind raise Swedish avalanche alarm

Snow and wind raise Swedish avalanche alarm

Strong winds and plenty of fresh snow have caused Swedish meteorologists to raise the alarm for potential avalanches.

Samsung hits back at Ericsson in patent battle

Samsung hits back at Ericsson in patent battle

South Korea's Samsung Electronics said Wednesday it had filed a complaint to seek a US import ban on some Ericsson products in an escalating patent battle with the Swedish mobile giant.

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Teenager missing after tractor goes through ice

Swedish police fear that a 17 year-old boy has drowned after a tractor went through the ice in western Sweden late Tuesday evening. His companion managed to get out safely.