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Schweden

The Dalai Lama Tours Sweden

The Dalai Lama is now touring Sweden. And as usual, he’s doing it on a tight schedule. After speaking at seminars in Stockholm, he flew straight to Lund, where he … Mehr»

Who is Responsible for Responsible Traveling?

In recent years Egypt has become a very popular holiday destination for Swedish Tourists. About 200,000 Scandinavians visit Egypt every year. More and more travel companies in Sweden say that … Mehr»

Social Media Can Affect Today’s Job Hunters

What you write on Facebook, Twitter or social blogs may jeopardize the job you apply for. Many of today’s companies and headhunters use social media to see if you are … Mehr»

Swiss Banker Hands Over Secrets to Wikileaks

A former Swiss private banker hands over data on hundreds of offshore bank account holders to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. [Rudolph Elmer, Swiss Banker and Whistleblower]: „What I want to... Mehr»

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Makes Court Appearance

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange emerges from a London court after a brief hearing. The 39-year-old Australian is fighting extradition to Sweden, where he is wanted for questioning over alleged sex... Mehr»

Swedish Police Identify Bomber

Swedish police claim a man of Middle-Eastern descent was behind Saturday’s double bombing. On Monday, police identified the man as Taymour Abdulwahab Al-Abdaly. [Tomas Lindstrand, Chief... Mehr»

Belgien: Weltwunder in Eis

Wenn Sie gleichzeitig den Arc de Triomphe von Paris, Moskaus Kreml und die ägyptische Sphinx sehen wollen, sollten sie sich auf eisige Temperaturen beim jährlichen Skulpturen-Festival in... Mehr»

Teenie wird Parlamentsmitglied in Schweden

Seit kurzem hat ein Teenie in Schweden sein eigenes Büro im Parlament. Es ist der 18-Jährige Anton Abele, er besetzt den frei gewordenen Sitz für die “New Moderates“. Als somit … Mehr»

Mutmaßlicher Heckenschütze gefasst

Der mutmaßliche Heckenschütze von Malmö soll laut Polizeiangaben festgenommen worden sein. Der Verdächtige, ein 38-jähriger Mann, hat seit einem Jahr in der südschwedischen Stadt für Aufruhr... Mehr»

One American and Two Japanese Share 2010 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

The 2010 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded jointly to three scientists, one American and two Japanese. Richard Heck, Ei-ichi Negishi and Akira Suzuki were awarded for their individual development... Mehr»

Mario Vargas Wins 2010 Nobel Prize in Literature

The 2010 Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded to renown Peruvian author Mario Vargas Llosa. [Peter Englund, Permanent Secretary, Swedish Academy]: “The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2010 is Mario... Mehr»

Zwei Gesichter, ein Paar

Kronprinzessin Victoria von Schweden besucht mit ihrem Ehemann Prinz Daniel das Labor des französischen Schokoladenmachers Patrick Roger in der Nähe von Paris. Foto: Charles Platiau, Pool Mehr»

Moment of Silence for Victims of Communism and Nazism

A moment of silence on Norrmalmstorg square in Stockholm, Sweden on Monday, where a memorial was held to honor victims of Nazism, Communism and other totalitarian regimes. The Institute for … Mehr»

Swedish Helicopter Robbery—Trial Begins

It may look like something out of a movie, but this robbery last September is completely real. CCTV footage of the heist shows a number of robbers landing on the … Mehr»

Sweden Prepares for Royal Match

This is Ockelbo- a tiny Swedish town of only 6,000 people which has recently come under the spotlight. That’s because one of their own- Daniel Westling — is about to … Mehr»

Swede Witnesses Attack on Ships by Israeli Forces

At noon on Tuesday Ulf Carmesund landed at Stockholm’s Arlanda Airport after being deported from Israel. He was one of 11 Swedes that took part in an aid mission to … Mehr»

Shen Yun regt zum Nachdenken an

LINKÖPING, Schweden – Wie viele andere Schweden war die konservative Abgeordnete Yvonne Andersson bereits in China. Dennoch sagt sie, als sie im Land war, konnte sie keine traditionelle,... Mehr»

Stockholm erste Grüne Hauptstadt Europas

80% der europäischen Bevölkerung lebt in Städten. Damit bestimmen die Städte wie sauber und sicher die Lebensumwelt für die Menschen ist. Dieses Jahr ist Schwedens Hauptstadt die Modellhauptstadt... Mehr»

Stockholm First European Green Capital

80% of Europe’s population lives in cities. Cities therefore play an important role in making sure the environment is cleaner and safer for its citizens. This year, Sweden’s capital will … Mehr»

Sweden: Women March for Unity

Around 600 people marched through Stockholm on Monday under the banner „Unite for Women.“ Women, men and their children — many of them in prams with specially designed pink covers —... Mehr»