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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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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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