Chasing a century, Ronaldo hints at return against Sweden
Portuguese media and fans were on Monday anticipating Cristiano Ronaldo's 100th international goal after the attacker hinted on social media that he was fit to return to face Sweden.
Moment of Mbappe brilliance gives France victory in Sweden
Kylian Mbappe scored with France's only shot on goal on Saturday in Solna to give the world champions a 1-0 victory over Sweden in the opening round of matches in the Nations League. Mbappe picked up the ball wide of the goal in the 41st minute, squeezed past two defenders, waited for goalkeeper Robin Olsen…
Riot in Sweden after anti-Muslim Danish leader banned
Around 300 people were on the streets of Malmo, with violence escalating as the evening wore onAt least 10 people were arrested in southern Sweden and several police officers were injured in violence which broke out after an anti-Muslim Danish politician was blocked from attending a Koran-burning rally, police said Saturday. Protesters threw stones at…
Swiss Town Covered In Chocolate After Malfunction At Lindt Factory
A Swiss town was left covered in fragments of chocolate after a malfunction at a Lindt factory according to a report by The Daily Mail. Residents were taken aback when it started snowing particles of fine cocoa powder after the ventilation system at a chocolate factory malfunctioned. The nibs which are fragments of crushed cocoa…
Sweden encourages working from home until next year
Sweden, whose controversial softer approach to curbing COVID-19 has received worldwide attention, said Thursday it would keep encouraging people to work from home when possible, as the country passed 80,000 recorded cases.
Female Priests Now Outnumber Male Ones In Sweden
For the first time in history, Swedish female priests outnumber their male counterparts sixty years after they were first allowed to don the clerical collar, the Church of Sweden said Wednesday. Of the 3,060 priests currently serving in Sweden, 1,533 are female, or 50.1 percent, according to Cristina Grenholm, secretary for the Church of Sweden.…
Another 3,000 COVID-19 deaths likely in Sweden: health agency
Swedish health officials said Tuesday that another 3,000 deaths from the novel coronavirus were likely in the country, known for its controversial softer approach to curbing the spread and much higher death toll than its neighbours.
UN-Habitat, Sweden sign $20 million deal on sustainable urbanisation
Sweden has signed a global cooperation agreement with UN-Habitat, the United Nations agency charged with promoting socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities
Sweden names chief suspect in PM murder, closes probe
In a highly anticipated announcement, Swedish prosecutors will reveal Wednesday whether they are pressing charges or closing the investigation into the unsolved 1986 murder of prime minister Olof Palme.
Sweden nears 'horrifying' 3,000 deaths from coronavirus
Swedish officials on Wednesday said the country, which has taken a softer approach to curbing the spread of the new coronavirus, was nearing 3,000 deaths from COVID-19.