Paul Rhys

Paul Rhys

Europe

Can Sweden's 'vertical farms' solve global food shortages?

Al Jazeera takes a look at an intricate farming operation within Stockholm’s city walls.

Can Sweden's 'vertical farms' solve global food shortages?

Europe

Life-saving medical equipment patrols Sweden skies

The country is the first to use drones to carry defibrillators, a crucial intervention for sudden cardiac arrest.

Life-saving medical equipment patrols Sweden skies

Europe

Swedish technology aims to allow truck drivers to work from home

A company is developing remote control technology to allow trucks to be driven from the safety and comfort of an armchair.

Swedish technology aims to allow truck drivers to work from home

Europe

Sweden reindeer herders face revenge attacks after landmark case

In January, herders won back exclusive rights to hunting and fishing in their area of the Arctic, but that has led to heightened tensions between Sami people and local Swedes.

Sweden reindeer herders face revenge attacks after landmark case

News

Cameroon's Lionesses hitting new heights

Changing times in Cameroon as men's footballing achievements are matched by the women - who are now on the brink of qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics.

Cameroon's Lionesses hitting new heights

Sport

Chinese Olympic swimmer Sun Yang handed 8-year doping ban

China's Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang has his career ended for breaking anti-doping rules.

Chinese Olympic swimmer Sun Yang handed 8-year doping ban

Sport

Maria Sharapova retires: Rise and fall of tennis superstar

Russian player was once at the top of world tennis, one of the richest female athletes in history, earning millions on and off the court.

Maria Sharapova retires: Rise and fall of tennis superstar

Europe

Breaking into the Olympics

The drive to give Olympics more youth appeal is set to see breakdancing added to the Games.

Breaking into the Olympics

Europe

Former steel-making city becomes Sweden's greenest community

Eskilstuna is reinventing itself as a leader in recycling household waste in the country.

Former steel-making city becomes Sweden's greenest community

Africa

Springbok win could boost rugby in Africa

Success for South Africa, who are looking for their third Webb Ellis Cup, could encourage millions across Africa to try the sport.

Springbok win could boost rugby in Africa

Asia Pacific

World Cup semi-final: New Zealand start as favourites

There is plenty at stake when New Zealand face England in the Rugby World Cup semi-finals on Saturday.

World Cup semi-final: New Zealand start as favourites

Asia Pacific

'Brave' new world as Japanese rugby blossoms

Most Japanese had little time for rugby a few weeks ago, but Japan's rugby team is aiming to make history at the Rugby World Cup on Sunday.

'Brave' new world as Japanese rugby blossoms