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No Nobel Banquet in 2020 due to pandemic

There will be no Nobel Banquet in Stockholm City Hall this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, Swedish media reported on Tuesday. ...

Volvo Cars loses US$110 million in first half due to COVID-19 pandemic

Volvo Cars recorded an operating loss of minus 989 million SEK (about 110 million U.S. dollars) in the first half of 2020 due to...

Death toll from coronavirus in Sweden tops 1,000

A total of 1,033 people have died and 11,445 people have been confirmed infected of COVID-19 in Sweden, according to the Swedish Public Health...

Sweden Malmo airport closed after light plane accident

A light aircraft made an emergency landing at Sweden's Malmo airport on Sunday afternoon, causing the airport to stop all air traffic, reported Swedish...
Julian Assange

Sweden to reopen Assange rape investigation, request extradition

Sweden will request to extradite Julian Assange from the UK, a Swedish chief prosecutor said on Monday. Sweden's deputy director of public...

Sweden’s greenhouse gas emissions still rising

Despite ambitious climate goals, Sweden's greenhouse gas emissions increased in 2018, according to preliminary statistics released on Thursday by the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency...

U.S. is still top global arms exporter – SIPRI

U.S. arms exports increased by 29 percent in 2009-2013 and 2014-2018, and the U.S.' share of total global exports rose from 30 percent to...

Volvo Cars Made Global Sales Statement in 2018

Volvo Cars set a new global sales record in 2018, breaking the 600,000 sales milestone for the first time since the company was founded...

Ebola finds its way to Sweden

A suspected case of Ebola has been discovered in a hospital in Swedish town of Enkoping, Region Uppsala told in a press release on...
Prof Kwabena Frimpong Boateng

Minister Wants Education On Hazardous Chemicals Intensified

Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science Technology and Innovation on Tuesday called on the authorities to intensified education on hazardous chemicals. He said there...

Swedish Boat Show attracts yachts-lovers in Stockholm

Sweden's Boat Show 2017 which showed boats and accessories, reached a peak over the weekend, attracting many yachts-lovers here. Eight inspiring boats...

AshGold Secure Betway Sponsorship

Obuasi AshGold Football Club last Saturday displayed fantastic football and won decisively against returnees, the wonder club, Accra Great Olympics to perch at the...
#BAmyValentine British Airways ambassador Salama Detlefsen snaps a selfie with pop-up art of the airline's six most romatic destinations

British Airways Suggests Val’s Getaway Destinations

British Airways has suggested four of its destinations for couples wishing to get away this Valentine’s season, and also extended its sale on special...
Police work on a street after a mass shooting at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino City of Southern California, the United States, Dec. 2, 2015. Two suspects, a male and a female, were dead and one possible suspect in custody after the deadly shooting that has killed at least 14 people and injured 17 others in San Bernardino City of Southern California Wednesday. (Xinhua/Yang Lei) (zw)

Suspected “Facebook Live” rapists in Sweden remanded in custody

Three men were remanded in custody on Wednesday after the rape of a woman that was broadcast live on Facebook. The men...

Swedish hospitals suffer overcrowding problems

The problem of overcrowding at Swedish hospitals has grown over the past two years, according to a survey published Wednesday by the Swedish medical...
Boko Haram

Jan. 12 world news summary at 0030 GMT

YAOUNDE -- Two bomb attackers suspected to be Nigerian Islamic sect Boko Haram members were killed after they detonated the bombs attached to them...
Champions League

Pogba To Play Brother In Europa League

Paul Pogba's Manchester United face French side AS Saint-Etienne, where his brother Florentin is a defender, in the last 32 of the Europa League...

Nobel Prize award ceremony held in Stockholm

The Nobel Prize award ceremony was held on Saturday in the Swedish capital, with the absence of U.S. musician Bob Dylan. Dylan, laureate of the...

Man assaults goalkeeper on impulsion

Prosecutor Pernilla Torsleff told Swedish Radio that the preliminary investigation had not revealed any other motive, and that the suspect said he had bet...

6 Cuban volleyball team mates charged with rape

The six, aged 19 to 27, denied the charges, District Prosecutor Leena Koivuniemi told dpa. She declined to say...
Eurovision Song Contest Winner-Jamala

Eurovision Song Contest: Jamala Makes Ukraine Proud

Ukrainian singer Jamala won the 61st edition of annual Eurovision Song Contest here on Saturday night, beating other 26 singers in the international music...
AFP / Jonathan Nackstrand Sergey Lazarev representing Russia at Eurovision has spoken out against his country's climate of homophobia and says he welcomes the support of gay fans

Sergey Lazarev Expected To Keep Russia’s Eurovision Hopes Alive

Lazarev came to fame as a squeaky-voiced pre-teen with a group called Neposedy (Scamps) at the age of 12. He went on to form...

Volvo breaks yearly sales record with profits

Volvo Cars sold some 503,000 cars over the period to net 6.6 billion SEK (779 million U.S. dollars) in operating income compared to 2.1...

AIK Stockholm’s Ofori,Godfred and Patrick in pre-season training

Ghanaian trio Ebenezer Ofori, Patrick Kpozo and Godfred Asiamah. Ghanaian trio Ebenezer Ofori, Patrick Kpozo and youngster Godfred Asiamah are enjoying pre-season training with...
(Photograph by: Thevarupan Uthayakumar of 「Tamil Union」in Sweden)

HWPL Holds 1st Peace Forum In Stockholm

The conference was held to discuss Practical Ways to Protect Human Rights’ and was held at the 'Best Western Kom Hotel’ in Stockholm Sweden,...

AIK Stockholm Sporting Chief Kills Rumors Linked to Derek Boateng

Sporting Director Björn Wesström has poured water on reports suggesting that AIK Stockholm are interested in signing retired Ghana midfielder Derek Boateng. The...

AIK Stockholm plans on Grabbing Derek Boateng to Ebenezer Ofori

Swedish side AIK Stockholm are plotting to sign ex-Ghana midfelder Derek Boateng as replacement for departing Ebenezer Ofori, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively reveal. Boateng...

Coach Andreas Alms hails Latif Anabila for his talents

AIK Stockholm coach Andreas Alms AIK Stockholm coach Andreas Alm has hailed Ghana youth star Latif Anabila after the talented midfielder excelled while training...
Refugees rest at the parking lot of a railway station in Salzburg, Austria, on Sept. 14. 2015. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere on Sunday announced that Germany temporarily reinstates border control amid the ongoing refugee crisis. According to German newspaper "Passauer Neue Presse", the German government also stopped the trains to and from Austria. (Xinhua/Qian Yi)

Swedish fraudster cheats by acting like refugee

Swedish police on Tuesday shut down the bank account of a man suspected of tricking several people into making payments by posing as a...

2015 Stockholm Junior Water Prize Has Been Won By American student

An American student received the 2015 Stockholm Junior Water Prize on Tuesday night for inventing a filter through which toxic heavy metals from electronic...