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Business Wire
Castellum Publishes Prospectusreal estate sector. The Castellum share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm Large Ca
Castellum Publishes Prospectus
Business Wire / Posted an hour ago
real estate sector. The Castellum share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm Large Cap. Castellum AB (publ), Box 2269, SE-403 14 Gothenburg | Org nr/Corp Id no SE 556475-5550 | Phone +46 31 60 74 00 Fax +46 31 13 17 55 IMPORTANT INFORMATION This press... Read more
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The Local
Why a Swedish director shot an anti-Nato film for his mumthat, mum!" In the video, the 'No to Nato' activists are seen rehearsing a fla
Why a Swedish director shot an anti-Nato film for his mum
The Local / Posted 2 hours ago
that, mum!" In the video, the 'No to Nato' activists are seen rehearsing a flashmob, which they later carry out in central Gothenburg, while singing a traditional Swedish song and 'Give Peace A Chance'. Min mamma har gjort en flashmob! Östlund,... Read more
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The Local
Swedish pensioner 'pulled fake gun' on salesmanthe door shut," he told police after the incident, according to court documents
Swedish pensioner 'pulled fake gun' on salesman
The Local / Posted 4 hours ago
the door shut," he told police after the incident, according to court documents quoted by Aftonbladet ahead of the trial at Gothenburg District Court. The man said he kneeled down outside the door to tick her address off her list, but was stopped... Read more
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Gramophone
Gothenburg Symphony appoint Santtu-Matias Rouvali as Chief Conductorup his new position at the beginning of the 2017/18 season Santtu-Matias Rouva
Gothenburg Symphony appoint Santtu-Matias Rouvali as Chief Conductor
Gramophone / Posted 7 hours ago
up his new position at the beginning of the 2017/18 season Santtu-Matias Rouvali has been appointed Chief Conductor of the Gothenburg Symphony, a role he will assume at the start of the 2017/18 season. He follows in the footsteps of Neeme Järvi... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gordon Brown is descended from VIKINGS, which explains everythingin the DNA. "As a strange coincidence, our first trip abroad when we were grow
Gordon Brown is descended from VIKINGS, which explains everything
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 hours ago
in the DNA. "As a strange coincidence, our first trip abroad when we were growing up was to Sweden when we went to Gothenburg with a youth group." DNA tests have been used in the UK to work out the ancestry of thousands of people. Their... Read more
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The Local
Why this Swedish restaurant charges women less than mengender gap could be on fragile legal ground however, according to Susanne Frans
Why this Swedish restaurant charges women less than men
The Local / Posted 8 hours ago
gender gap could be on fragile legal ground however, according to Susanne Fransson, Associate Professor of Legal Studies at Gothenburg University. Story continues below… “Unfortunately there is no room for positive discrimination according to... Read more
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Business Wire
Tele2 AB: Tele2 to build new IoT network for Greater Gothenburgannounces that it will construct a new network specifically tailored for the In
Tele2 AB: Tele2 to build new IoT network for Greater Gothenburg
Business Wire / Posted 11 hours ago
announces that it will construct a new network specifically tailored for the Internet of Things (IoT) covering the Greater Gothenburg area. This network will open up new commercial and technical opportunities that have previously not been... Read more
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Business Insider
A Swedish city is experimenting with a 6-hour workday — and the results are fascinatingA radical experiment has been underway in the Swedish city of Gothenburg for th
A Swedish city is experimenting with a 6-hour workday — and the results are fascinating
Business Insider / Posted 18 hours ago
A radical experiment has been underway in the Swedish city of Gothenburg for the past several months. Rather than ask employees to work a normal 40-hour week, a nursing home, a hospital, a factory, and a tech start-up have all implemented six-hour... Read more
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heraldscotland
After writing about his Scots ancestry, Gordon Brown discovers he is a Vikingin the DNA. “As a strange coincidence, our first trip abroad when we were grow
After writing about his Scots ancestry, Gordon Brown discovers he is a Viking
heraldscotland / Posted 18 hours ago
in the DNA. “As a strange coincidence, our first trip abroad when we were growing up was to Sweden when we went to Gothenburg with a youth group.” DNA tests have been used to analyse the ancestry of thousands of people across the UK. Most... Read more
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New York Post
Sweden’s six-hour workday is a terrible, terrible idea(You know, the way you “experimented” with acid and nearly humped a cactus that
Sweden’s six-hour workday is a terrible, terrible idea
New York Post / Posted 22 hours ago
(You know, the way you “experimented” with acid and nearly humped a cactus that time at Burning Man.) In the town of Gothenburg, Sweden, the city council has implemented 30-hour workweeks for the Svartedalens nursing home workers, with no... Read more
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examiner.com
New Koningsdam cruise ship sets sail in Northern Europeand Kiel (Hamburg), Germany; Tallinn, Estonia; St. Petersburg (overnight), Russ
New Koningsdam cruise ship sets sail in Northern Europe
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
and Kiel (Hamburg), Germany; Tallinn, Estonia; St. Petersburg (overnight), Russia; Helsinki, Finland; and Stockholm and Gothenburg, Sweden. At the end on the season, Koningsdam sails from Amsterdam to Civitavecchia on a 12-day journey that... Read more
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The Local
'Help! My name is Jihad'has even considered printing out explanatory cards. They would probably have p
'Help! My name is Jihad'
The Local / Posted yesterday
has even considered printing out explanatory cards. They would probably have proved useful the day he forgot his bag on a Gothenburg bus and his friend’s voice echoed across a city square: “Jihad, Jihad, Jihad.” "One woman walking with her child... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Kendal cabinet member Angus Bruce-Gardener to compete in European apprentice at Waters and Acland Furniture of Staveley, has been chosen for t
Kendal cabinet member Angus Bruce-Gardener to compete in Europe
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
an apprentice at Waters and Acland Furniture of Staveley, has been chosen for the UK's EuroSkills 2016 squad in Gothenburg, Sweden, from December 1-3. EuroSkills 2016 will see talented young people from more than 30 European countries... Read more
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Daily Mail
Victoria's Secret model Kelly Gale has afternoon nap after big lunchplastic surgery on my body in any way. Like it or not, this is the way I look,'
Victoria's Secret model Kelly Gale has afternoon nap after big lunch
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
plastic surgery on my body in any way. Like it or not, this is the way I look,' Setting the record straight: Kelly, from Gothenburg, has previously denied having a breast enlargement amid social media speculation last December surrounding this... Read more
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Daily Mail
Crime scene where Swedish social worker was stabbed to deathonslaught Tricked: Ethiopian asylum seeker Nuur claimed to be just 15 to win h
Crime scene where Swedish social worker was stabbed to death
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
onslaught Tricked: Ethiopian asylum seeker Nuur claimed to be just 15 to win himself a spot in the young migrants home in Gothenburg Truth: It has now been proved he is at least 21, after it was immediately suspected that Nuur was ling Lead up:... Read more
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The Local
Family mourn worker, 22, killed at refugee centreattacker, except to say that he was a young man who was a resident of the centr
Family mourn worker, 22, killed at refugee centre
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
attacker, except to say that he was a young man who was a resident of the centre for 14- to 17-year-olds in Mölndal, near Gothenburg. Staffan Alexandersson, social worker and spokesperson for Living Nordic AB, which runs the accommodation,... Read more
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The Local
Man facing trial over refugee worker's murderhas been charged with her murder. Alexandra Mezher, 22, was stabbed to death a
Man facing trial over refugee worker's murder
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
has been charged with her murder. Alexandra Mezher, 22, was stabbed to death at the asylum accommodation in Mölndal near Gothenburg in January. Her killing captured global headlines and stoked tension in Sweden. A young refugee, whose exact age... Read more
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The Local
Asylum worker killer had 'serious mental disorder'our investigations," said press secretary Helena Norman. The next public court
Asylum worker killer had 'serious mental disorder'
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
our investigations," said press secretary Helena Norman. The next public court hearing in the case is set to take place in Gothenburg on February 25th. Story continues below… Last week, Sweden's Migration Agency revealed that the suspect was... Read more
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The Local
'15-old' who 'killed' refugee worker is an adultby the investigation," said Wiking. Mezher, 22, was stabbed to death at the as
'15-old' who 'killed' refugee worker is an adult
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
by the investigation," said Wiking. Mezher, 22, was stabbed to death at the asylum accommodation in Mölndal near Gothenburg in January. Her killing stoked far-right sentiment, with a violent march and a demonstration organised days later... Read more
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The Local
Swedish pools ban parents' smartphonesusers in Europe with three quarters of the whole population having access to a
Swedish pools ban parents' smartphones
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
users in Europe with three quarters of the whole population having access to a smartphone, according to recent research by Gothenburg University. Meanwhile, a total of 11 children have so far died in drowning accidents in the first ten months of... Read more
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International Business Times
Swedish assistant judge exposed as member of far-right Soldiers of Odin vigilante group Swedish cities including Stockholm and Uppsala, and in March members were injur
Swedish assistant judge exposed as member of far-right Soldiers of Odin vigilante group
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Swedish cities including Stockholm and Uppsala, and in March members were injured after getting involved in a mass brawl in Gothenburg. In Sweden lay judges are political appointees who assist the judge in first and second tier cases. The lay... Read more
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The Local
Swedish lay judge admits to Soldiers of Odin linkpatrols are necessary to protect Swedish citizens from violent attacks carried
Swedish lay judge admits to Soldiers of Odin link
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
patrols are necessary to protect Swedish citizens from violent attacks carried out by immigrants, and has staged walks in Gothenburg and Uppsala as well as Stockholm. Swedish members of the organization have been convicted of serious crimes and... Read more
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RTE News
Ryanair's full year profits soar 43% higherRyanair said it received 41 new aircraft, which allowed it to launch services a
Ryanair's full year profits soar 43% higher
RTE News / Posted 2 days ago
Ryanair said it received 41 new aircraft, which allowed it to launch services at seven new bases - Belfast, Berlin, Corfu, Gothenburg, Ibiza, Milan and Santiago. Seven more bases are due to open as part of the airline's winter schedule in... Read more
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The Local
Why is this Swedish town the world's capital of fika?west Sweden, which hopes to put itself on the map as the world's 'Capital of Fi
Why is this Swedish town the world's capital of fika?
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
west Sweden, which hopes to put itself on the map as the world's 'Capital of Fika'. Situated 40 kilometres north-east of Gothenburg, Alingsås may not be the first place that jumps to mind when international readers think about Swedish tourist... Read more
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The Local
Swedish troops train with Nato forces in northern opto him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look i
Swedish troops train with Nato forces in northern op
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
to him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Swedish Nato agreement could be delayed for a yearto him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look i
Swedish Nato agreement could be delayed for a year
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
to him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Swedes want answers from Russia after Nato warningto him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look i
Swedes want answers from Russia after Nato warning
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
to him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
'Swedes need to ditch cakes at coffee time'to him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look i
'Swedes need to ditch cakes at coffee time'
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
to him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
President Obama scolds Russia on Nordic threatsto him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look i
President Obama scolds Russia on Nordic threats
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
to him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
'Fika is a coffee break, with emphasis on break'the unique Nordic 'fika' concept. What prompted you to make a documentary abou
'Fika is a coffee break, with emphasis on break'
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
the unique Nordic 'fika' concept. What prompted you to make a documentary about Swedish 'fika'? Last spring, I went to Gothenburg for an exchange semester. I'd been to Sweden before, but I hadn't been introduced to fika until last year. I... Read more
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The Local
Is Sweden's 'fika' break concept going global?to him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look i
Is Sweden's 'fika' break concept going global?
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
to him. Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
'I wanted to do something different from everyone else'Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
'I wanted to do something different from everyone else'
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
'Foreigners like to whine about Sweden, don't they?'Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
'Foreigners like to whine about Sweden, don't they?'
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
'Sweden has some of the world's best innovation support'Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
'Sweden has some of the world's best innovation support'
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Meet the expat who is now Sweden's youngest PhDPhoto: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Meet the expat who is now Sweden's youngest PhD
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Volvo plans to ramp up luxury car market in India with the launch of compact modelsGOTHENBURG: Swedish carmaker Volvo Car Corp is seeking to step up its play in t
Volvo plans to ramp up luxury car market in India with the launch of compact models
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
GOTHENBURG: Swedish carmaker Volvo Car Corp is seeking to step up its play in the luxury car market in India with the launch of a series of compact models starting next fiscal year. The initial models in this category to hit the road will be a... Read more
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University of Queensland
UQ welcomes two new Academy of Science FellowsResearch Council funding outcomes.” Professor Rubinsztein-Dunlop has a Master
UQ welcomes two new Academy of Science Fellows
University of Queensland / Posted 2 days ago
Research Council funding outcomes.” Professor Rubinsztein-Dunlop has a Master of Science and PhD from the University of Gothenburg. She is director of UQ’s Quantum Science Laboratory and a program manager in the Australian Research Council... Read more
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Fortune
How Driverless Cars Can Shrink America’s Income Gapof shared autonomous vehicles that meets most of its mobility demands. I don’t
How Driverless Cars Can Shrink America’s Income Gap
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
of shared autonomous vehicles that meets most of its mobility demands. I don’t know if that city will be Chengdu in China, Gothenburg in Sweden or Austin in the US, but I believe it will happen within the next ten years. Watch this space. John... Read more
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The Local
Hunt on for Swedish lottery jackpot winnerPhoto: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Hunt on for Swedish lottery jackpot winner
The Local / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Swede 'dazed but calm' after record lottery winPhoto: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Swede 'dazed but calm' after record lottery win
The Local / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Who wants to be a Euro millionaire?Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Who wants to be a Euro millionaire?
The Local / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Lottery winner loses out on millions after mix-upPhoto: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Lottery winner loses out on millions after mix-up
The Local / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Ibrahimovic breaks PSG record in Nantes rompPhoto: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Ibrahimovic breaks PSG record in Nantes romp
The Local / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Why Sweden will win Euro 2016Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Why Sweden will win Euro 2016
The Local / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Will departing Zlatan sign off from PSG in style?Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Will departing Zlatan sign off from PSG in style?
The Local / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Swede hotshot Ibrahimovic lifts cup in PSG swansongPhoto: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Swede hotshot Ibrahimovic lifts cup in PSG swansong
The Local / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Swedish police killer moved after ‘improper relationship’Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Swedish police killer moved after ‘improper relationship’
The Local / Posted 4 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
War crimes suspect lectures future police officersPhoto: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
War crimes suspect lectures future police officers
The Local / Posted 4 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Swedish cop killer fails in bid to reduce sentencePhoto: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Swedish cop killer fails in bid to reduce sentence
The Local / Posted 4 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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The Local
Swede convicted of Bosnia torturePhoto: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 yea
Swede convicted of Bosnia torture
The Local / Posted 4 days ago
Photo: Felix Gardell/Henrik Montgomery/TT Imagine how this will look in 50 years. Police at the site of the shooting in Gothenburg. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT UPDATE: Police were hunting the suspected shooter on Friday after he fled the... Read more
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