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#Stockholm

# stockholm - Saturday 24 August, 2013

40 years ago, this is how 'Stockholm Syndrome' was born

The man who took hostages in a Swedish bank in August 1973 tells his story – and how those he had taken prisoner “more or less sided with me”.

# stockholm - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Pictures of Sweden's royal wedding: The princess and the New York banker

Around 470 European royals, top New York socialites and celebrities attended the wedding in Stockholm.

# stockholm - Friday 7 June, 2013

Modern fairy tale: After a cheating ex, Swedish Princess to marry New Yorker

Princess Madeleine is set to marry New York banker Christopher O’Neill in the Swedish capital in the morning.

# stockholm - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Swedish princess gets off traffic fine by claiming immunity she doesn't have

A policeman was confused when Princess Madeleine claimed immunity – and she’ll now be getting a retroactive fine.

# stockholm - Saturday 25 May, 2013

Parents patrolling streets help deter Stockholm rioters

Since the 1980s, Nightwalkers have made their presence known to young people gathering in the streets.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Welcome to the weekend! Here are nine things to know before you get started.

# stockholm - Friday 24 May, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning! Here are the nine things to know before you start your Friday.

Schools torched in fifth night of Sweden riots over 'police brutality'

The troubles are believed to have been triggered by the fatal police shooting of a 69-year-old man last week.

# stockholm - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge Pensioners charged with harassment for blasting Iron Maiden tunes Number Of The Beast

Pensioners charged with harassment for blasting Iron Maiden tunes

Bring your granny to the slaughter.

# stockholm - Friday 5 April, 2013

From The42 It nearly kicked off at Conor McGregor's first ever UFC weigh-in today Heated This post contains videos

It nearly kicked off at Conor McGregor's first ever UFC weigh-in today

The Dubliner is dying to get into the Octagon with tomorrow’s opponent Marcus Brimage.

# stockholm - Saturday 23 March, 2013

From The42 Caption Time: McClean gives Green the long and short of it COYBIG

Caption Time: McClean gives Green the long and short of it

Good night out in Stockholm, boys?

# stockholm - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

Sweden: Stolen train leaves tracks before crashing into three-storey building

No one was injured in the incident.

# stockholm - Monday 19 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Lord of the flights: Streaking, drinking and mayhem on the Rihanna plane Rihannair

Lord of the flights: Streaking, drinking and mayhem on the Rihanna plane

The journalists who are following the popstar on her seven day concert bender have started to lose it…

# stockholm - Friday 16 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Rihanna "having the craic" on her round-the-world plane trip Rihanna 777 This post contains videos

Rihanna "having the craic" on her round-the-world plane trip

150 journalists and fans are joining Rihanna as she plays seven gigs in seven days around the world.

# stockholm - Thursday 15 November, 2012

From The42 Green shoots: Trap takes positives from promising Irish performance Iregre

Green shoots: Trap takes positives from promising Irish performance

It may be another defeat but the Italian reckons the young Irish stars showed what they can do against the Greeks.

# stockholm - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

French and American scientists win Nobel Physics Prize

“I was walking with my wife [and] when I saw the Swedish area code, I realised,” said one of this year’s winners.

# stockholm - Monday 8 October, 2012

Nobel Prize season kicks off with medicine award

This week, some of the world’s top scholars will look to Stockholm and Oslo as the 2012 Nobel Prizes are announced.

# stockholm - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Dublin in top 10 most congested cities in Europe

Traffic congestion in the Irish capital was rated as worse than Leeds-Bradford, London, Stockholm and Hamburg.

# stockholm - Friday 1 June, 2012

IN PICTURES: Photos taken around the world in one day (part two) The World In A Day This post contains images

IN PICTURES: Photos taken around the world in one day (part two)

Presenting part two of a snapshot of this massive project, which has seen submissions of thousands of photographs from around the world, taken on 15 May 2012…

# stockholm - Monday 14 May, 2012

2010 fall in Irish air passenger numbers was EU's worst

Figures compiled by Eurostat show that passenger numbers in Ireland fell by a greater proportion than those of any other.

# stockholm - Monday 5 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge Where are all the attractive men? Good Lookin' This post contains images

Where are all the attractive men?

Stockholm, says Travelers Digest.

# stockholm - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Column: How to make parental leave work for dads in Ireland too

Journalist Philip O’Connor says the system of parental leave in Sweden, where he lives, benefits children, parents and the unemployed – and it is ideal for recessionary Ireland.

# stockholm - Friday 24 February, 2012

Central Bank appoints new Chief Economist

Lars Frisell, who previously worked for the European Central Bank, will take up the role in June.

# stockholm - Thursday 8 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Here are the 20 most expensive cities in the world Pricey This post contains images

Here are the 20 most expensive cities in the world

Dublin isn’t even in the top 50…

# stockholm - Friday 14 October, 2011

From The42 Estonia bound: the wheres and hows of getting there Options This post contains images

Estonia bound: the wheres and hows of getting there

Want to show your support for the boys in green but intimidated by the Baltic? Look no further: we’ve collated all your travel options in a tidy little slideshow.

# stockholm - Thursday 6 October, 2011

Tomas Tranströmer wins Nobel literature prize

The 80-year-old Swedish poet was named this year’s winner to loud cheers at a press conference in Stockholm.

# stockholm - Monday 3 October, 2011

Immune system discoveries lead to Nobel prize

Three scientists, including Bruce Beutler, pictured, have been named as the winners of the Nobel prize for medicine following their research into the immune system.

# stockholm - Monday 29 August, 2011

Man who fatally stabbed Swedish minister claims he faked mental illness

Mijailo Mijailovic, 32, convicted of killing Anna Lindh in 2003, claims he faked mental illness in an attempt to avoid a prison sentence.

# stockholm - Friday 26 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday The Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Friday

All the day’s news: Dublin Fire Brigade unions head for the LRC, Anglo’s last ever accounts, New York prepares for evacuation, and more success for Shamrock Rovers and Conor Niland…

# stockholm - Saturday 20 August, 2011

Column: ‘We train indoors, unless it clashes with a kids’ birthday party’

As Ireland’s young people emigrate, GAA clubs are springing up in unlikely locations – and becoming centres for a unique community, writes Philip O’Connor from Sweden.

# stockholm - Friday 19 August, 2011

Europe is a 'focus of terrorist plots', says US report

Al-Qaeda affiliates are growing stronger – even launching an English-language magazine, the US State Department says.

# stockholm - Saturday 28 May, 2011

Six people - including baby - injured in Stockholm Marathon bus accident

An out-of-control bus careers into a busy square as thousands of city residents travelled to watch the annual marathon.

# stockholm - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Our daily wrap-up of news and developments – today including a pretty unusual health experiment in Sweden…

# stockholm - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Date set for Wikileaks founder Assange’s extradition appeal

Assange to fight extradition for sexual abuse allegations, saying his human rights would be compromised.

# stockholm - Sunday 12 December, 2010

Stockholm police say twin bombings were terrorist attacks

Authorities say failed twin bombings in the Swedish capital were jihadist – and could have been catastrophic.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you really, really need to know by 9am: Gerry Ryan’s open secret, Fine Gael’s bailout fallout, and some cranky phone calls for the Cabinet.