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Stars and royalty watch ABBA's return in digital stage show

Four decades after the Swedish pop supergroup last performed live, audiences can once again see ABBA onstage in an innovative digital concert where past and future collide.

published on : 27th May 2022

Sweden to apply for NATO membership: PM Magdalena Andersson

Sweden will apply for membership in NATO as a deterrent against Russian aggression.

published on : 16th May 2022

Swedish lawmakers debate joining NATO as attitudes change 

"Sweden needs formal security guarantees that come with membership in NATO,” Andersson said during a parliamentary debate.

published on : 16th May 2022

Five held for hunting blackbucks in Karnataka's Haveri district

The police recovered the carcass of two blackbucks, a rifle that was used for killing antelopes, and several other items, sources said.

published on : 8th May 2022

PM Modi meets Swedish counterpart in Denmark, discusses ways to deepen bilateral ties

The two sides had also signed a Joint Innovation Partnership. "Discussions also took place on regional and global developments," the MEA said in a press release.

published on : 4th May 2022

Sweden's first female PM Magdalena Andersson presents her government

Magdalena Andersson, who had been Sweden's Finance Minister, picked Mikael Damberg to replace her in that role.

published on : 30th November 2021

Swedes elect 1st female PM - for the 2nd time in a week

In a 101 -173 vote with 75 abstentions, the 349-seat Riksdag elected Andersson, leader of the Social Democrats, as Prime Minister.

published on : 29th November 2021

Sweden's Parliament approves Magdalena Andersson as country’s first female prime minister

Magdalena Andersson was tapped to replace Stefan Lofven as party leader and prime minister, roles he relinquished earlier this year.

published on : 24th November 2021

FIFA World Cup 2018: Sweden coach Janne Andersson says England 'can go all the way'

For Sweden, who failed to qualify for the previous two World Cups, it was their best result since finishing third at the 1994 finals.

published on : 7th July 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: There is more to come from Sweden, warns coach Janne Andersson

Sweden's success has been a collective effort, with their organisation, determination and spirit so far coming up trumps in Russia.

published on : 4th July 2018

Janne Andersson leads Sweden back to promised FIFA World Cup land

Andersson’s arrival has helped bring the side back to their roots and they now stand ready for a World Cup last 16 tie against Switzerland on Tuesday.

published on : 3rd July 2018

Sweden doing fine at FIFA World Cup without Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Ibrahimovic retired as Sweden's all-time top scorer, with 62 goals in 116 games. He still knows his way to the net at the club level.

published on : 1st July 2018

Sweden coach Janne Andersson refuses to gloat as Germany crash out

Sweden scored three times in the second half to deservedly beat a ragged Mexico 3-0 in Yekaterinburg.

published on : 28th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: 'Proud' Sweden coach Janne Andersson revels in last 16 qualification

Coach Janne Andersson has masterminded Sweden's progress to the knockout stages as winners of Group F.

published on : 27th June 2018

Bitter loss to Germany made Sweden 'stronger,' says coach Janne Andersson

The Swedish team has gone through some turbulent times at the World Cup, but coach Janne Andersson and captain Andreas Granqvist said the players have moved from bitter feelings.

published on : 27th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Germany celebrations 'scornful', says angry Sweden coach Janne Andersson

The coach was riled by what he felt were excessive celebrations by the German bench after Toni Kroos hit a spectacular 95th-minute winner on Saturday to rescue the team's hopes in Russia.

published on : 26th June 2018

German Football Association suspend two staff members over spat with Swedish bench at FIFA World Cup game

The pair were stood down for provoking Sweden's bench in Sochi on Saturday with emotional celebrations, which sparked a heated exchange.

published on : 26th June 2018

Sweden coach Janne Andersson eyeing return to glory days

Janne Andersson is hoping the best achievement of his footballing career is still ahead of him as he prepares to take Sweden to the World Cup in Russia.

published on : 31st May 2018