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# sweden - Thursday 16 December, 2021

British sailor held in custody for further two weeks over ship collision
# Sweden
# Sweden

British sailor held in custody for further two weeks over ship collision

Dec 16th 2021, 10:15 PM 15,937 Views 2 Comments

Prosecutors said he is being detained for ‘gross negligence in maritime traffic, aggravated drunken seafaring’ and causing another person’s death.

# sweden - Monday 13 December, 2021

Arrests made over body found following cargo ship collision in Sweden
# Capsized
# Capsized

Arrests made over body found following cargo ship collision in Sweden

Dec 13th 2021, 10:45 PM 24,302 Views 0 Comments

The Swedish Maritime Administration confirmed a second person is missing at sea.

Two missing after freight ships collide off Sweden
# Sweden
# Sweden

Two missing after freight ships collide off Sweden

Dec 13th 2021, 9:59 AM 14,497 Views 6 Comments

One of the vessels capsized.

# sweden - Monday 29 November, 2021

Sweden elects first female prime minister for second time in a week
# Back Again
# Back Again

Sweden elects first female prime minister for second time in a week

Updated Nov 29th 2021, 2:28 PM 20,416 Views 8 Comments

Magdalena Andersson resigned last week after seven hours when her budget failed to pass, but has been re-elected.

# sweden - Thursday 25 November, 2021

Swedish party leader to get second shot at PM role following resignation hours after appointment
# Stockholm Saga
# Stockholm Saga

Swedish party leader to get second shot at PM role following resignation hours after appointment

Nov 25th 2021, 6:55 PM 13,094 Views 5 Comments

Magdalena Andersson was elected prime minister yesterday but reisgned when the Greens quit the coalition.

# sweden - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

Sweden's Prime Minister-elect resigns hours after being appointed
# Sweden
# Sweden

Sweden's Prime Minister-elect resigns hours after being appointed

Nov 24th 2021, 5:07 PM 60,954 Views 29 Comments

Her Government’s budget failed to pass and the Greens Party left the coalition government.

# sweden - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Sweden U21 head coach announced as new Barnsley boss hours after defeat to Ireland
# The Tykes
From The42
# The Tykes

Sweden U21 head coach announced as new Barnsley boss hours after defeat to Ireland

Nov 17th 2021, 10:43 AM 4,221 Views 0 Comments

Poya Asbaghi’s final game in charge was last night’s 1-0 loss at Tallaght Stadium.

# sweden - Sunday 7 November, 2021

Watch: Former Ireland U21 star Elbouzedi scores brilliant long-range goal in Sweden
# Take A Bow
From The42
# Take A Bow

Watch: Former Ireland U21 star Elbouzedi scores brilliant long-range goal in Sweden

Nov 7th 2021, 10:27 PM 8,491 Views 2 Comments

The ex-Waterford player appears to be really taking to life abroad.

# sweden - Friday 22 October, 2021

The Football Family: Ireland v Sweden debrief, 2023 Women's World Cup qualifier
# Podcast
From The42
# Podcast

The Football Family: Ireland v Sweden debrief, 2023 Women's World Cup qualifier

Oct 22nd 2021, 4:45 PM 451 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest instalment of our football podcast, which is available exclusively to members.

# sweden - Thursday 21 October, 2021

As it happened: Republic of Ireland vs Sweden, Women's World Cup Qualifier From The42
Live Oct 21st 2021, 6:51 PM

As it happened: Republic of Ireland vs Sweden, Women's World Cup Qualifier

# sweden - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

The Football Family: Ireland v Sweden preview, 2023 Women's World Cup qualifier
# Podcast
From The42
# Podcast

The Football Family: Ireland v Sweden preview, 2023 Women's World Cup qualifier

Oct 19th 2021, 4:15 PM 787 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest instalment of our football podcast, which is available exclusively to members.

# sweden - Monday 18 October, 2021

'Our tigers will be ready,' says Pauw as Ireland's World Cup dream begins
# Swede Dreams
From The42
# Swede Dreams

'Our tigers will be ready,' says Pauw as Ireland's World Cup dream begins

Oct 18th 2021, 8:30 PM 1,666 Views 0 Comments

The Girls In Green face Sweden, the second best team in the world, on Thursday.

# sweden - Friday 15 October, 2021

Ireland women's squad vaccinated, as Pauw vows to 'support the movement' after NWSL scandal
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

Ireland women's squad vaccinated, as Pauw vows to 'support the movement' after NWSL scandal

Oct 15th 2021, 1:18 PM 2,652 Views 0 Comments

‘This is happening too much in women’s sport, not only in women’s football but everywhere.’

# sweden - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Tanzanian novelist and former refugee wins Nobel Prize for Literature for works on colonialism
# Abdulrazak Gurnah
# Abdulrazak Gurnah

Tanzanian novelist and former refugee wins Nobel Prize for Literature for works on colonialism

Updated Oct 7th 2021, 12:32 PM 10,697 Views 9 Comments

Abdulrazak Gurnah was forced to leave his home country of Tanzania as an 18-year-old

# sweden - Monday 4 October, 2021

Threatened Swedish Mohammed cartoon artist and two police officers killed in road accident
# Sweden
# Sweden

Threatened Swedish Mohammed cartoon artist and two police officers killed in road accident

Oct 4th 2021, 8:21 AM 58,572 Views 0 Comments

The accident reportedly involved a truck colliding with a civilian police car.

# sweden - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

'Suspect device' may have caused explosion at Swedish apartment block, police say
# Gothenburg
# Gothenburg

'Suspect device' may have caused explosion at Swedish apartment block, police say

Updated Sep 28th 2021, 2:47 PM 17,292 Views 1 Comment

At least 16 people were hurt in the incident in Gothenburg, four of them suffering serious injuries.

# sweden - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

Sweden pull plug on 'idiotic' training camp in Qatar over workers' rights
# Decision
From The42
# Decision

Sweden pull plug on 'idiotic' training camp in Qatar over workers' rights

Sep 8th 2021, 12:50 PM 9,921 Views 11 Comments

Qatar, which hosts next year’s World Cup, has repeatedly come under the spotlight over worker welfare issues.

# sweden - Thursday 2 September, 2021

Abba have just released new music for the first time in 40 years - have a listen
# Mamma Mia
# Mamma Mia

Abba have just released new music for the first time in 40 years - have a listen

Updated Sep 2nd 2021, 6:37 PM 128,667 Views 48 Comments

The new album, Voyage, will be released on 5 November.

# sweden - Monday 23 August, 2021

Six Irish people airlifted from summit of Sweden's highest peak after being stranded overnight
# Kebnekaise
# Kebnekaise

Six Irish people airlifted from summit of Sweden's highest peak after being stranded overnight

Updated Aug 23rd 2021, 2:30 PM 79,871 Views 0 Comments
  • The six Irish men are in good health this afternoon.
  • President of the Swedish Mountain Rescuers National Organisation said the group were not suitably dressed.
  • Temperatures plummeted as low as -10 degrees Celsius overnight.

# sweden - Sunday 22 August, 2021

Nordqvist wins British Open to claim third major, 13th-place finish for Maguire
# Review
From The42
# Review

Nordqvist wins British Open to claim third major, 13th-place finish for Maguire

Aug 22nd 2021, 8:30 PM 4,108 Views 3 Comments

The experienced 34-year-old shared the lead with playing partner Nanna Koerstz Madsen heading down the 18th, but a par was enough to secure victory.

# sweden - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

Sweden’s centre-right Moderates leader asked to try and form government
# Swede Deal
# Swede Deal

Sweden’s centre-right Moderates leader asked to try and form government

Jun 29th 2021, 8:37 PM 8,024 Views 12 Comments

Ulf Kristersson was among those to oust Social Democrat Stefan Lofven who is acting as a caretaker until a new premier takes the reins.

# sweden - Friday 18 June, 2021

Sweden beat Slovakia 1-0 to move to brink of last-16
# Swede Result
From The42
# Swede Result

Sweden beat Slovakia 1-0 to move to brink of last-16

Jun 18th 2021, 3:58 PM 2,864 Views 0 Comments

Emil Forsberg’s penalty settled a drab game in St Petersburg.

# sweden - Monday 14 June, 2021

Spain draw blank with Sweden in Euro 2020 opener
# Stalemate
From The42
# Stalemate

Spain draw blank with Sweden in Euro 2020 opener

Jun 14th 2021, 10:19 PM 16,561 Views 10 Comments

Spain dominated the game but couldn’t hit the net.

# sweden - Saturday 15 May, 2021

Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic to miss Euro 2020
# Ruled Out
From The42
# Ruled Out

Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic to miss Euro 2020

May 15th 2021, 3:01 PM 5,948 Views 3 Comments

The 39-year-old sustained a knee injury during AC Milan’s 3-0 win at Juventus last week.

# sweden - Thursday 25 March, 2021

German players in 'human rights' message before Iceland victory and Zlatan sets up winner on Sweden return
# World Cup Qualifiers
From The42
# World Cup Qualifiers

German players in 'human rights' message before Iceland victory and Zlatan sets up winner on Sweden return

Mar 25th 2021, 10:30 PM 5,328 Views 2 Comments

A 3-0 win for Germany over Iceland tonight.

# sweden - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Ibrahimovic back in Sweden squad after five-year gap
# Zlat's Back
From The42
# Zlat's Back

Ibrahimovic back in Sweden squad after five-year gap

Mar 16th 2021, 12:41 PM 5,773 Views 5 Comments

‘The return of the God,’ he tweeted.

# sweden - Friday 5 March, 2021

22-year-old man accused of stabbing seven people in Sweden remanded in custody
# Vetlanda
# Vetlanda

22-year-old man accused of stabbing seven people in Sweden remanded in custody

Mar 5th 2021, 12:43 PM 11,308 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested after the attack on Wednesday afternoon in the quiet town of Vetlanda.

# sweden - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Swedish Prime Minister condemns 'horrific violence' after seven injured in suspected terror attack
# Sweden
# Sweden

Swedish Prime Minister condemns 'horrific violence' after seven injured in suspected terror attack

Mar 4th 2021, 7:56 AM 16,837 Views 21 Comments

The suspect was taken to hospital after being shot in the leg by police.

# sweden - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Swedish police probe ‘terror attack’ after axe-wielding man injures eight
# Vetlanda
# Vetlanda

Swedish police probe ‘terror attack’ after axe-wielding man injures eight

Updated Mar 3rd 2021, 9:15 PM 39,180 Views 0 Comments

The suspect was shot in the leg by police when he was taken into custody.

# sweden - Monday 28 December, 2020

Sweden proposes pandemic law for broader shutdown powers
# Stockholm
# Stockholm

Sweden proposes pandemic law for broader shutdown powers

Dec 28th 2020, 2:42 PM 50,530 Views 64 Comments

The Swedish government said the new law would enable it to close down businesses, shopping centres or public transport.

# sweden - Thursday 3 December, 2020

Swedish mother no longer suspected of holding son captive for decades
# Sweden
# Sweden

Swedish mother no longer suspected of holding son captive for decades

Updated Dec 3rd 2020, 6:51 PM 92,647 Views 42 Comments

Reports said the man could barely walk, had almost no teeth and limited speech ability.

# sweden - Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Ibrahimovic drops Sweden return hint ahead of Euros
# Not Gone Away
From The42
# Not Gone Away

Ibrahimovic drops Sweden return hint ahead of Euros

Nov 25th 2020, 1:49 PM 7,323 Views 2 Comments

The 39-year-old striker retired from international duty after Euro 2016.

# sweden - Monday 16 November, 2020

'Don't have parties. Cancel': Sweden limits public gatherings to 8 people
# Covid-19 Pandemic
# Covid-19 Pandemic

'Don't have parties. Cancel': Sweden limits public gatherings to 8 people

Nov 16th 2020, 3:59 PM 34,312 Views 51 Comments

Sweden has taken a loose approach to restrictions up until now. But it’s introducing “unprecedented” restrictions from this week.

# sweden - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Liverpool striker scores twice as Portugal cruise to victory in Ronaldo's absence
# Business As Usual
From The42
# Business As Usual

Liverpool striker scores twice as Portugal cruise to victory in Ronaldo's absence

Oct 14th 2020, 11:09 PM 14,150 Views 4 Comments

Diogo Jota’s brace helped his side to a comfortable Nations League win over Sweden this evening.

# sweden - Friday 25 September, 2020

Greta Thunberg joins demonstrators outside Swedish Parliament for day of global climate protests
# Greta Thunberg
# Greta Thunberg

Greta Thunberg joins demonstrators outside Swedish Parliament for day of global climate protests

Sep 25th 2020, 12:54 PM 20,496 Views 54 Comments

Thunberg started her solo protests outside Sweden’s parliament in Stockholm on 20 August 2018.

Should Ireland be like Sweden or New Zealand? Experts disagree on the next steps in the pandemic
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

Should Ireland be like Sweden or New Zealand? Experts disagree on the next steps in the pandemic

Sep 25th 2020, 12:05 AM 51,419 Views 91 Comments

What can Ireland learn from other countries as we enter the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic?

# sweden - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Riots break out in Sweden after protesters host Koran-burning rally in Malmo
# Riots
# Riots

Riots break out in Sweden after protesters host Koran-burning rally in Malmo

Aug 29th 2020, 12:19 PM 61,514 Views 86 Comments

About 300 people were on the streets of Malmo with violence escalating throughout the evening.

# sweden - Friday 17 July, 2020

Covid-19: Swedish cases double to 77,000 since May; Brazil reaches 2 million infections
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19: Swedish cases double to 77,000 since May; Brazil reaches 2 million infections

Jul 17th 2020, 8:08 AM 45,682 Views 83 Comments

Sweden’s softer approach to fighting the coronavirus drew global attention

# sweden - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Prosecutors end probe into 1986 murder of Swedish PM as main suspect is dead
# Olof Palme
# Olof Palme

Prosecutors end probe into 1986 murder of Swedish PM as main suspect is dead

Jun 10th 2020, 10:24 AM 13,316 Views 4 Comments

Palme was gunned down on 28 February 1986 after leaving the cinema.

# sweden - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Sweden didn't lock down during pandemic, but its economy still looks set to plunge
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Sweden didn't lock down during pandemic, but its economy still looks set to plunge

Jun 7th 2020, 11:40 AM 53,591 Views 64 Comments

Sweden’s response to Covid-19 has differed to most countries.

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