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Alarm bracelet built to protect activists
Swedish group develops personal alarm system for journalists and rights activists working in dangerous areas.
Last updated: 06 May 2013 15:28 GMT
EU mulls gender quotas in boardrooms
Governments asked to approve 40 percent quota to favour women over equally qualified men as executives.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2013 03:16 GMT
Sweden imports trash to generate power
Shortage of garbage forces Scandinavian country to take neighbours' help to run its power plants.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2012 20:12 GMT
Syrian refugees seek safety in Sweden
With about 1,300 refugees arriving every week, there are concerns that resources may become stretched.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2012 03:39 GMT
Sweden aims to be cashless society
With just three per cent of all financial transactions involving cash, country moves to eliminate physical legal tender.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2012 12:30 GMT
Assange fears extradition to US
Despite assurances from Sweden, WikiLeaks founder believes there is a real risk he will be sent to United States.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2012 21:42 GMT
Muslims in Sweden face stiffer Ramadan test
Refraining from food and water is a challenge made much harder in countries like Sweden where days are longer.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2012 09:24 GMT
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