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Archive for Sun, 07 Oct 2012

Swedish NGO unveils global photo exhibit

A photography exhibit organized by a Swedish non-profit and featuring snapshots of daily life around the world will open simultaneously on publicity screens in 22 countries on Monday.

Ship to Gaza Sweden vessel sets sail again

Ship to Gaza Sweden vessel sets sail again

A Swedish ship with rights activists from several countries aboard sailed from Naples on Saturday in the latest bid to break Israel's blockade against Gaza.

'My family thinks I'm crazy': Swedish My Little Pony fan

'My family thinks I'm crazy': Swedish My Little Pony fan

Hundreds of My Little Pony fans, including a Swedish toy store worker, gathered for a special convention at a hotel in Long Eaton, UK over the weekend.

'I am too busy to die': Ingvar Kamprad

'I am too busy to die': Ingvar Kamprad

Ingvar Kamprad, the 86-year-old founder of Swedish furniture giant Ikea says he has no plans to retire and rejects any idea of the company going public.

Swedes prefer Reinfeldt over Löfven: poll

Swedes prefer Reinfeldt over Löfven: poll

The majority of Swedes believe Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, head of the Moderate Party, is better equipped than Social Democrat party head Stefan Löfven to run the country, a new poll carried out by research company Skop shows.