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Your best source of news from Sweden Ansvarig utgivare: Klas Wolf-Watz
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Woman jailed for abusing daughter, Swedish trauma team to Red Sea, low Covid vaccine uptake, Folklistan gets municipal seats

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 18th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
4/18/20242 minutes, 12 seconds
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Parliament votes through gender change law, Kommunal strike cancelled, Volvo lay-offs, gang gold ring auctioned

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 17th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Babak Parham.Producer: Kris Boswell.
4/17/20242 minutes, 49 seconds
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Teenagers remanded after Skärholmen shooting, Ericsson turns a profit, early return for killer slugs, artists cancel Eurovision gigs

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 16th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play.
4/16/20242 minutes, 33 seconds
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Swedish government presents spring budget, foreign minister condemns Iran's attack on Israel, two arrested following Skärholmen killing

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 15th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Babak Parham.Producer: Kris Boswell.
4/15/20242 minutes, 5 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Anger and anguish over Skärholmen shooting

A shocking shooting in Skärholmen, southwest of Stockholm, has left the country reeling. We hear from P4 Stockholm reporter Simon Gudmundsson, who has spoken with relatives of the victim. Also: Swedish websites are selling counterfeit versions of popular diabetes and weight loss medications, but authorities are warning of potentially serious health risks.And: We hear about the case of a 9-year-old girl living in a Swedish foster home, who's to be deported alone to Albania — where she may end up in an orphanage. We hear from the girl's foster mum and P4 Skaraborg journalist Tomas Ek, who's been following the case.Presenters: Michael Walsh and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
4/12/202421 minutes, 38 seconds
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Local anger over Skärholmen shooting, Agency says Sweden will miss climate goals without policy changes, Danish tourist boom, lego removal

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 12th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
4/12/20242 minutes, 45 seconds
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Father shot to death in front of son, stop and search law passed, Lind sole runner to co-lead Greens, Summer comes to Sweden

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 11th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Dave Russell
4/11/20242 minutes, 34 seconds
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Nordic and Baltic agreement on helping Ukraine, Loreen wins music export prize, risk of grass fires, Euro 2025 setback

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 10th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
4/10/20242 minutes, 18 seconds
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Armed Forces to pay damages for PFAS in drinking water, new party in EU election, four charged for Farsta shooting, cannabis-smelling flower

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 9th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Dave Russell
4/9/20242 minutes, 20 seconds
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Two guilty of murder of gang leader's mother, three dead in house fire, Chinese journalist expelled, Lind in line for Green co-leadership

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 8th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
4/8/20242 minutes, 3 seconds
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Proposal on violence against women, challenge to gender identity law, penalties for welfare fraud, warmer weekend

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 5th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Michael Walsh
4/5/20242 minutes, 50 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Gender-neutral preschool in Stockholm to close

The gender-neutral Egalia preschool in Stockholm is set to close, due to a lack of preschool-aged children in the area. Parents with kids attending the school tell Radio Sweden why they're petitioning against the decision. Also: Snowy weather has once again caused havoc on Swedish roads. We hear from the Swedish Transport Administration, to find out why snow-ins seem to keep happening on major motorways.And: There's disagreement within the Left Party over its new manifesto, heading towards its party congress next month. We'll cover what all the fuss is about.Presenters: Babak Parham and Michael WalshProducer: Michael Walsh
4/5/202420 minutes, 45 seconds
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Salwan Momika arrested in Norway, gender identity law ready for parliament, 12 women murdered in three months, company buys KISS catalog

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 4th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Michael Walsh
4/4/20242 minutes, 29 seconds
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Traffic recovering after snowstorm, poor air quality in Visby, police to keep job even if convicted, April cold beats 30-year record

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 3rd 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Producer: Kris BoswellPresenter: Michael Lindgren
4/3/20242 minutes, 21 seconds
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'Snippa' verdict appealed again, counties to track stolen water, lung cancer not falling as expected, new Eurovision tickets

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 2nd 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Producer: Michael WalshPresenter: Michael Lindgren
4/2/20242 minutes, 17 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Visby's Easter Parade

In this Easter weekend edition of Radio Sweden Weekly we take a look at a half-century-old Easter tradition taking place inside the medieval walls of Visby, on the island of Gotland. Also: The campaign's growing for the release from prison of Johan Floderus, the Swede who was arrested and arbitrarily detained on espionage charges almost two years ago while visiting friends in Iran. We speak to his sister Tove, and the Belgian aid worker Olivier Vandecasteele, who shared a cell with Floderus in Tehran's Evin prison.And a former police chief and head of the intelligence service Säpo speaks about his ideas on how to turn around Sweden's escalating gang violence.Presenters: Dave Russell and Ulla EngbergProducer: Michael Walsh
3/29/202425 minutes, 38 seconds
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17-year-old likely died on the day she went missing, Pajala's staffing crisis, passports to get more expensive, Easter traffic

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 28th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Michael Walsh
3/28/20242 minutes, 12 seconds
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Arrests over E6 landslide, Riksbank leaves rates on hold, Green Party co-leader race heats up, Salwan Momika leaving Sweden

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 27th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
3/27/20242 minutes, 9 seconds
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E22 highway report released, rubber bullets for Swedish Police, Easter snowmobile accidents, Swedish champ named Swimmer of the Year

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 26th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Kris Boswell
3/26/20242 minutes, 28 seconds
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Terror threat level to stay at 'high', Ericsson cuts 1,200 jobs, Expressen's defamation case, 'laughing gas' ban proposed

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 25th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
3/25/20241 minute, 59 seconds
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Harsh criticism for climate plan, fatal shootings in Malmö and Stockholm, prison for spreading secret info, four day bathroom nightmare

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 22nd 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/22/20242 minutes, 46 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: More homework for the government's climate plans

The government's climate action plan is paving an unnecessarily risky path for Sweden's climate transition, according to the Climate Policy Council. A closer look at this week's scathing report. The government can't agree on the proposal for a new law on gender recognition, making it easier for people to change their legal gender. The dreaded ”dog buns” containing sharp metal objects are again being spread in Malmö - but reporters at the regional newspaper believe they are on to the culprit. And the controversy over the new coach for the Swedish men's football team's choice of language.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell.
3/22/202423 minutes, 23 seconds
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Säpo didn't act on warnings about suspected Iranian agent, Arlanda queue chaos, negative views on Sweden's future, space rock wrangle

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 21st 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
3/21/20242 minutes, 34 seconds
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Riksdag terror plot hearing, police chief's violence against women pledge, age limit for skincare products, Swedes happier than ever

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 20th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
3/20/20242 minutes, 1 second
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Two held in Germany over Riksdag plot, former Iraqi minister arrested at Arlanda, missing teenage girl found dead, new energy proposal

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 19th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
3/19/20242 minutes, 12 seconds
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Swede shot in Turkey, measles in Skåne, King's speech outside parliament, four arrested over unpaid restaurant bill

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 18th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
3/18/20241 minute, 48 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Fewer asylum seekers — and foreign workers

Last year, Sweden granted asylum to the lowest number of people so far this century but the number of approved work permits also dropped. We hear from Migration Minister Maria Malmer Stenergard, Patrik Karlsson at the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise, and Anna Garphult, deputy head of the national border policing section at Sweden's Police Authority. Also: Climate protests at the front of Sweden's Riksdag led by Greta Thunberg set tongues wagging this week, we'll hear what all the fuss is about.And: We hear about a new wildlife project looking to bring 10 species back from the brink of extinction. Presenters: Michael Walsh and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/15/202423 minutes, 11 seconds
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Shopping centre murder conviction, escaped remand prisoner found, weekend weather warnings, express trains to take twice as long at Easter

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 15th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/15/20241 minute, 46 seconds
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Police officers allowed anonymity, inflation down, camera drones to patrol Malmö digitally, Sweden's police low on uniforms

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 14th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Dave Russell
3/14/20242 minutes, 11 seconds
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Lowest number of asylum permits since millennium, man shot in Skärholmen, Thunberg carried away by police, surge in Home Guard applications

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 13th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/13/20242 minutes, 2 seconds
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Sweden's first Nato operation,TBE vaccine costs differ, public school students outdo private school peers at university, Polar prize winners

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 12th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Dave Russell
3/12/20242 minutes, 24 seconds
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Sweden flag raised at Nato HQ, brothers held for terror offences, Sweden resumes funding to UNRWA, climate activists block parliament

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 11th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/11/20242 minutes, 14 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Sweden becomes Nato's newest member country

Sweden's made a break with more than 200 years of neutrality and military non-alignment after finally joining the defence alliance Nato this week. We also hear from the favourites ahead of this weekend's Melodifestivalen grand final, the winner of which will represent Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest in Malmö this May.Also: the government is taking a harder stance on integration, but what responsibility do the Swedish people have for helping newcomers settle in? We put that question to the minister responsible.Presenters: Michael Walsh and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/8/202421 minutes, 38 seconds
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Terror suspects arrested, vaccination register leak, gender pay gap widens, Sweden's oldest horse dead

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 8th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/8/20242 minutes, 6 seconds
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Sweden joins Nato, parents jailed for poisoning daughter, more explosions, few babies in the new year

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 7th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
3/7/20242 minutes, 4 seconds
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PM travels to Washington, guilty verdict in new ”snippa” appeal, Hamid Noury supreme court hearing denied, joy for Swedish volleyball

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 7th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/6/20242 minutes, 8 seconds
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Hungary signs Sweden's Nato application, stop and search law delayed, Syrian war crimes charge, hay fever hope

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 5th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
3/5/20242 minutes, 8 seconds
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Six billion extra for regional healthcare, data stolen from hospital sold on web, Nato Nordic exercise, Embassy mini van mystery

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 4th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/4/20242 minutes, 40 seconds
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Electric car sales fall, lynx hunt underway, stomach flu closes school, English preferred for Sweden's new head coach

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 1st 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
3/1/20241 minute, 54 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Sweden's 200 years of neutrality and non-alignment

On this special edition of Radio Sweden Weekly, we take a look back at Sweden's more than two centuries of neutrality and military non-alignment a period that's coming to a close now that Sweden is just days away from full Nato membership. Guests: Jacob Westberg, associate professor of war studies at the Swedish Defence University; Leos Müller, professor of history at Stockholm University and director of its Centre for Maritime Studies.Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
3/1/202425 minutes, 33 seconds
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Lund museum freezer failure, Green Party leadership contest gets crowded, leap day issues at ICA, Swedish firm buys Cyndi Lauper's catalog

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 29th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Michael Walsh
2/29/20241 minute, 45 seconds
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Phosgene gas was detected at Säpo HQ, power price cuts, Region Östergötland sackings, more work needed on dog attacks, pinball on the rise

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 28th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
2/28/20242 minutes, 16 seconds
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Russian hackers threaten municipality, Swedish neighbors celebrate Nato news, Kiruna church to be relocated, arctic fox missing from zoo

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 27th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Michael Walsh
2/27/20242 minutes, 11 seconds
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Hungary votes in favour of Sweden joining Nato, gang murder trial, Denmark closes Nord Stream probe, aggressive elk warning

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 26th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
2/26/20241 minute, 54 seconds
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Gas leak alarm at Säpo, Swedish Jas Gripen fighter jets to Hungary, inquiry into uranium mining, Sweden dominant in football qualifier

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 23rd 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Kris Boswell
2/23/20242 minutes, 30 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Two years since Russia's full scale invasion of Ukraine

Two years after Russia's full scale invasion of Ukraine, we check in with some of the people who fled the country to hear their thoughts, hopes and fears for the future. We also speak to a Russian photographer who left Russia to avoid being sent to the front to fight in Ukraine - he has now gained asylum in Sweden. At a press conference in Budapest, Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson and Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orbán spoke of mutual relations and a defence deal paving the way for Sweden's route into Nato. And in Skellefteå, the local basketball team is being boosted by newcomers from abroad.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
2/23/202427 minutes, 27 seconds
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Military personnel to Red Sea operation, proposal on evictions, work permit rejections for Belgian company, Nations League qualifier

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 22nd 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Michael Walsh
2/22/20242 minutes, 9 seconds
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Swedish security situation has not improved Säpo says, Supreme Court convicts man of rape, billion kronor stimulus to air travel

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 21st 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Producer: Kris BoswellPresenter: Michael Lindgren
2/21/20241 minute, 52 seconds
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Kristersson to visit Orbán, swine fever restrictions may end soon, new charge over horse disaster, first crane welcomes spring

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 20th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Michael Walsh
2/20/20242 minutes, 1 second
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Disability groups may need scientific backing, armed forces send bill for pile-up aid, elderly man fakes disability, medals rain over Sweden

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 19th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Kris Boswell
2/19/20242 minutes, 10 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: New work permit changes flagged — here's what you need to know

A government inquiry into the work permit system has handed down its long-awaited report, we go through the details with Radio Sweden's Ulla Engberg who's been following the story closely. Plus: The fire at the under-construction Oceana water park in Gothenburg is in its fifth day, we speak with deputy fire chief Per Nyqvist to hear how the firefighters are coping.Meanwhile, protesters chanting about civilian deaths in Gaza interrupted a foreign policy debate in the Swedish parliament, where the government outlined its international priorities for the year ahead. We hear what Sweden's Foreign Minister Tobias Billström made of the disruptions.
2/16/202420 minutes, 34 seconds
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Body found in burning water park, Navalny death reaction, bad month for train punctuality, diluted hand soap causes winter vomiting outbreak

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 16th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
2/16/20242 minutes, 39 seconds
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Two charged with murder of 'Jordgubben' mother, Estonia case stays closed, housing may replace Bromma airport, Swedes' salt intake too high

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 15th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Dave Russell
2/15/20242 minutes, 28 seconds
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Protests interrupt statement of foreign policy in parliament, E4 pile-up, Blekinge patients to pay interpreter fees, Valentines Day cinema

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 14th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
2/14/20242 minutes, 14 seconds
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Prison service under pressure, one person missing in Oceana fire, girl poisoned to death, Fat Tuesday galore

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 13th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Dave Russell
2/13/20242 minutes, 18 seconds
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Huge fire at Liseberg, MP makes Social Democrats furious, man jailed for non-existent concerts, Swedes more cash-free than ever

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 12th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
2/12/20242 minutes, 11 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Reindeer burgers and politics on Sámi National Day

Sámi culture and traditions were celebrated this week, but amid the festivities, questions are also being raised about how Sweden's northern industrial boom is impacting indigenous communities. Plus: Sweden's neighbour Finland is electing a new president, we hear from Katri Nisula from Swedish Radio's Finnish department.We also speak with Fredrik Heintz, a professor of AI at Linköping University, to hear more about the EU's planned AI Act.And despite the staffing shortages at Swedish hospitals, we hear from nursing students at Uppsala University who tell us they're not willing to sacrifice their mental health for the sake of a job.Presenter: Babak Parham and Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
2/9/202421 minutes, 35 seconds
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Stenevi resigns as Greens co-leader, Jönköping murder sentence, SD politician's 'Adolf' tattoo, Marcus Wandt splashes down

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 9th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
2/9/20241 minute, 59 seconds
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Stop and search zones, Red Sea mission, more train misery, Sweden to bid for the Euros

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 8th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
2/8/20242 minutes, 21 seconds
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Momika appeal refused, Swedish Nord Stream investigation closed, astronaut on way home, Sweden's most popular baby names

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 7th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer. Kris Boswell
2/7/20242 minutes, 12 seconds
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Two acquitted over toddler death, law change to help Ukrainian refugees, unemployment hits 10 year high, E6 to reopen later this year

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 6th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
2/6/20242 minutes, 24 seconds
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No Nato vote in Hungary, Norway boar border fence, IMF in interest rate warning, Wandt space trip home delayed

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 5th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
2/5/20242 minutes, 24 seconds
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Israeli embassy incident now a terror case, prison ship idea floated, SJ to stop selling rebookable tickets, drugs found in the post

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 2nd 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
2/2/20241 minute, 49 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Edvin went through the ice – ”terrifying”

We discuss a type of kitchen counter top that has been linked to an epidemic of the lung disease silicosis among Australian stonemasons and kitchen fitters, and discover how it's viewed in Sweden. We look at the call from Swedish artists urging Israel's exclusion from Eurovision. We speak to a man who's lucky to be alive after plunging through the ice. And we take a look at the rare spiders climbing the walls of a Stockholm's subway station. Presented by Dave Russell and Ulla Engberg.
2/2/202423 minutes, 40 seconds
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Riksbank leaves key interest rate untouched, Sweden's Nato bid, preschool drag story hour blocked, man sentenced over fireworks haul

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 1st 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Michael Walsh
2/1/20241 minute, 44 seconds
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'Dangerous object' at Israeli embassy, life sentence for woman who killed own daughter, Swedish Radio cuts, storm warning

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 31st 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
1/31/20241 minute, 46 seconds
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Macron in Sweden, police officer charged over Solna death, military gets female body armor, top winter birds

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 30th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Michael Walsh
1/30/20241 minute, 51 seconds
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Call for Israel to be barred from Eurovision, Södertälje court's owners in spotlight, workplace accidents rise, handball bronze for Sweden

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 29th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
1/29/20242 minutes, 11 seconds
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Nato chief says Sweden membership near, minister: cyber security needs to improve, woman overboard saved by ferry, floods and heavy snow

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 26th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/26/20242 minutes, 18 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: New era for Skellefteå

After decades of stagnation and decline, the town of Skellefteå is experiencing unprecedented growth, largely thanks to a massive new car battery factory. As the town's transformation picks up speed, how is Skellefteå coping with its growing pains? Plus: All eyes are on Hungary, after the Turkish parliament and president ratified the Swedish application to become members of the defence alliance Nato. We speak to an analyst about what to expect from Hungary now, when all along they have been saying they will not be the last to ratify the Swedish bid. Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Babak ParhamProducer: Kris Boswell
1/26/202429 minutes, 30 seconds
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Swedish PM open to Budapest meeting, IS woman in Sweden suspected of genocide, Sandvik job losses, highest flood alert

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 25th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
1/25/20242 minutes, 35 seconds
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Orbán reaffirms 'support' of Sweden's Nato bid, police raid house, Skyttedal on breach of trust, flooding in the south

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 24th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/24/20242 minutes, 23 seconds
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Nato developments, Swedes more indebted than ever before, train cancellations, Max Martin makes US chart history

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 23rd 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
1/23/20242 minutes, 30 seconds
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Russian hacker group behind IT attack, Storm Isha batters Sweden, teenager sentenced for fatal stabbing, Swede docks at ISS

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 22nd 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/22/20242 minutes, 29 seconds
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Call for lengthy prison term in poisoning case, Swede among missile victims, car speeding proposals, pure joy for Swedish astronaut

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 19th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/19/20242 minutes, 26 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Path to permanent residency made slightly easier after court ruling

A ruling from the highest instance of Sweden's Migration Court has made it a little easier to get permanent residency in Sweden especially for PhD students and postdoc researchers. Also, we hear from one family who moved from Stockholm to Skellefteå in Sweden's north, in order to get a job that pays above the new minimum salary needed for a work permit.And: Sweden's application to join Nato is now on the agenda of Turkey's parliament, we'll hear what to expect next from Paul Levin, director of Stockholm University's Institute for Turkish Studies.Presenter: Michael Walsh and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/19/202424 minutes, 4 seconds
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Swede arrested in Iran, Green leader takes sick leave, snow chaos in north, space delay

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 18th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Dave Russell
1/18/20241 minute, 54 seconds
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Police killer to stay behind bars, snow causes accidents and closed schools, heated debate on immigration, countdown for Swedish astronaut

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 17th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/17/20242 minutes, 46 seconds
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Turkey to talk Swedish Nato membership, gang suspect jailed in Iran, Supreme Court sentences man for murder, coldest weather of the century

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 16th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Dave Russell
1/16/20242 minutes, 11 seconds
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Train driver dead after truck collision, inflation falls, Sandviken murder suspect, French President to meet Lund students

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 15th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/15/20242 minutes, 4 seconds
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Tesla strikes may trigger layoffs, Billström on events in Red Sea, Government to look into future of cash, shortage of Swedes at Aussie Open

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 12th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Babak ParhamProducer: Kris Boswell
1/12/20242 minutes, 10 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Swedes should prepare for war

There was a stark warning to Swedes this week that they need to be readier than ever in case of war. But speeches by military top brass and government defence ministers at a security conference in Sälen received some criticism, including the Children's rights organisation Bris, who we speak to in the programme. Also, we discuss the news that Sweden's most famous football manager Sven-Göran Eriksson has terminal cancer.What do you know about 'Oxveckor'? We find out about this Swedish expression and some tips to lighten the load at this time of year.And, should people get free coffee at work? That's a question that's been causing a stir this week.Presented by Dave Russell and Michael WalshProducer. Kris Boswell
1/12/202421 minutes, 43 seconds
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Football coach Sven-Göran Eriksson seriously ill, two die from poisonous mushrooms, crisis book bestseller and ice along Swedish coasts

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 11th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Babak ParhamProducer: Sujay Dutt
1/11/20241 minute, 44 seconds
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German strike stops Swedish Green Cargo trains, Viaplay rescue plans, criticism after motorway chaos and Avicii Arena shuts for renovation

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 10th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Babak ParhamProducer: Kris Boswell
1/10/20242 minutes, 30 seconds
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Supreme Commander's stark war message, Andersson calls PM's statement 'uniquely divisive', Swedish royals not attending Danish succession

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 9th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sujay DuttProducer: Michael Walsh
1/9/20242 minutes, 15 seconds
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Cancelled SJ trains, annual security conference, Mellberg turns down national football coaching job and Golden Globe success for Göransson

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 8th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Babak ParhamProducer: Kris Boswell
1/8/20242 minutes, 29 seconds
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E22 reopens after two days, school accused of discrimination, Sweden stops development assistance to Mali, Sweden in jr world hockey finals

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 5th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Kris Boswell
1/5/20242 minutes, 32 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Year kicks off with snow chaos and freezing temperatures

Cold and snowy conditions have wreaked havoc on Swedish roads and railways this week, we hear from some of the motorists trapped on the E22 for almost 24 hours following the bad weather. Also on this week's programme, property prices in Sweden fell for the fourth month in a row in December, we hear from the bank SBAB's chief economist.Plus, we hear what America's largest autoworkers union makes of their Swedish counterparts' strike on Tesla.Presenters: Michael Walsh and Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
1/5/202422 minutes, 58 seconds
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Drivers evacuated after hours on icy road, price of electricity skyrockets, GPS disrupted around Baltic, cultural capital clash

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 4th 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Sujay Dutt
1/4/20242 minutes, 15 seconds
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Record-breaking cold snap, power plant slow-down extended, shootings down in 2023, second Swedish astronaut prepares for journey

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 3rd 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Kris Boswell
1/3/20242 minutes, 3 seconds
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Surge in bankruptcies, car sales expected to fall, advent calendar TV series breaks record, Christmas goat survives another year

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 2nd 2024. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Kris Boswell
1/2/20242 minutes, 19 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Wrapping up a turbulent year for Sweden

Radio Sweden looks back at a difficult year for Sweden at home and abroad, covering everything from NATO to the Quran crisis, gang violence, the recession and more. Presenters: Joshua Worth and Michael WalshProducer: Michael Walsh
12/29/202326 minutes, 31 seconds
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Man crushed in elevator accident, Säpo raids linked to Danish terror plot, horse meat served at restaurants, new food waste rules

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 29th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Michael Walsh
12/29/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Power prices expected to rise, fewer guns seized in Östergötland, ageism in Sweden's tech industry, reindeer sleep while they eat

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 28th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sara AssarssonProducer: Michael Walsh
12/28/20232 minutes, 11 seconds
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Snow storm warning, rising strep throat cases, record number of train delay complaints, medieval armor is back

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 27th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Michael Walsh
12/27/20232 minutes, 21 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: After years of deadlock, EU agrees on migration deal

The EU this week reached an agreement on migration aimed at ensuring joint responsibility from all member countries. We speak with Swedish Radio's Brussels correspondent Andreas Liljeheden, who's been following the story. Also in this week's programme, both sides of the industrial relations divide are demanding a meeting with the Prime Minister, to discuss deadly accidents on building sites.And we speak to the British-Australian political scientist Kylie Moore-Gilbert, who spent more than 800 days imprisoned in Iran. She now researches ”hostage diplomacy”, and discusses the case of Sweden's Johan Floderus, following this week's decision from a Swedish court of appeal to uphold the life sentence handed to former Iranian official Hamid Noury. Presenters: Michael Walsh and Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
12/22/202322 minutes, 28 seconds
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Two men jailed for life for Adriana murder, Tesla loses appeal, Christmas travel warnings, spider subway misery

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 22nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
12/22/20232 minutes, 49 seconds
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Climate plan criticised, lifetime sentence for balcony murder, mandatory civil defense is back, winter solstice brings longer days

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 21st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Dave Russell
12/21/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Iran slams Swedish court verdict, brighter economic outlook, northern avalanche, Storm Pia

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 20th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
12/20/20232 minutes, 42 seconds
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Iran executions case, new bill to halt criminal luxury lifestyles, costly salmonella outbreak, SJ cancels trains before Christmas

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 19th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Dave Russell
12/19/20231 minute, 51 seconds
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Minutes silence at building sites, retailers braced for festive flop, all creatures' prices great and small, white Christmas hopes

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 18th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
12/18/20232 minutes, 8 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Iran's 'hostage diplomacy' under the spotlight ahead of Stockholm war crimes case

Ahead of a Stockholm appeals court's verdict against an Iranian man convicted of war crimes, we look into the cases of Johan Floderus and Ahmadreza Djalali, Swedish citizens imprisoned in Iran under charges widely dismissed as baseless and politically motivated. Also in this week's programme, a fatal accident on a construction site in Stockholm kills five people, and we hear about what the final deal from the UN climate summit in Dubai, COP28, means for Sweden.Plus, the world-famous Christmas goat made from straw in Gävle faces a new struggle this winter.Presenters: Joshua Worth and Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
12/15/202324 minutes, 47 seconds
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After fatal work accidents - more spot checks, prison service wants to triple capacity, sailor jailed for cocaine haul, cycling helmet ban

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 15th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
12/15/20232 minutes, 40 seconds
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Foreign nationals among elevator accident victims, inflation cools, Uppsala explosion, girl granted 'unicorn permit'

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 14th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Michael Walsh
12/14/20232 minutes, 8 seconds
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Climate agreement reached, transport union pressures Tesla, married couple released from remand, teacher suspended over terror task

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 13th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Michael Walsh
12/13/20232 minutes, 16 seconds
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Lift accident, report on secure care homes, shopping sites breaking price laws, Lollapalooza cancelled next year

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 12th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Roza BicerProducer: Michael Walsh
12/12/20232 minutes, 14 seconds
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Several seriously hurt in lift crash, Sweden demands attendance at Iran spy trial, doctors in diabetes warning, Golden Globes

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 11th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
12/11/20232 minutes, 27 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Nobel Prize winners in Stockholm

We'll be taking a look at PFAS chemicals - what are they, and are they all harmful to health and the environment? Sweden's 15-year olds performed poorly in Maths, according to results from the international assessment programme, PISA. A professor in Maths education joins us to discuss ways of improvement.Also, solar power is on the rise in Sweden, and we meet one of this year's Nobel Prize laureates who are in town ahead of their big day on Sunday.Presented by Dave Russell and Ulla Engberg.Producer: Kris Boswell
12/8/202323 minutes, 57 seconds
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Sweden's NATO application delayed further? More mature students at universities, police step up their presence, and warnings of icy roads

Presenter: Sara Assarsson Producer: Kris Boswell A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 8th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play.
12/8/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Tesla loses interim Postnord ruling, banks lower mortgage rates, transport fuel price cut, BBC to produce Swedish content

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 7th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Michael Walsh
12/7/20232 minutes, 20 seconds
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Guilty verdicts in supermarket insider trading trial, Sweden and US defence deal, Norway joins Tesla strike, head of Postnord Sweden resigns

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 6th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sara AssarssonProducer: Kris Boswell
12/6/20232 minutes, 4 seconds
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Swedish PISA results collapse, right to damages in PFAS case, pregnant women increasingly overweight, sports prize for Daniel Ståhl

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 5th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sara Assarsson Producer: Michael Walsh
12/5/20232 minutes, 38 seconds
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Stockholm shooting, high power prices, more Swedes leave Gaza, Olympic dream over for national women's football team

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 4th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
12/4/20232 minutes, 6 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Jimmie Åkesson's balancing act

What did the Sweden Democrat leader want to achieve when he spoke about removing symbols of Islam like crescents and minarets from Swedish towns and cities - and taking over of mosques that spread disinformation or Islamist propaganda? We speak to Swedish Radio's political commentator Helena Gissén for an analysis. And with Sweden now officially in a recession, we hear from people on the streets of Stockholm on how they are affected. We've got interviews with people in the village of Kallinge, who for a decade were drinking contaminated tap water - now they await a supreme court verdict on whether they have the right to compensation or not.Plus: a visit to the bakers, who are very busy this time of year, making sure there are enough saffron buns for everyone. There are tips for how you make them too.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
12/1/202327 minutes, 12 seconds
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New classification of vulnerable areas, Bill Gates invests in Sweden, Mello artists announced, November even darker than usual

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 1st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
12/1/20232 minutes, 36 seconds
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Thousands of residence permits should have been recalled, Swede killed in Kosovo, students cheating with AI, wild boars enjoy a Swedish fika

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 30th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
11/30/20232 minutes, 26 seconds
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Sweden in recession, 5 teenagers sentenced for taxi murder, inquiry into LVU act, bomb squad called for Christmas presents

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 29th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
11/29/20232 minutes, 20 seconds
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Social Democrats criticise their own migration policy, Tesla cases continue, Swedish students rank high in study, Eurovision tickets on sale

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 28th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
11/28/20232 minutes, 20 seconds
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Tesla sues Sweden, fallout from Åkesson's mosque proposals, police working over a million hours overtime, medical records system fails

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 27th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
11/27/20232 minutes, 24 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Hundreds of Swedes still trying to leave Gaza

We hear from 16-year-old Sara Mansour who along with her family managed to return from Gaza last week, as well as the head of consular services at Sweden's foreign ministry, who says an estimated 200 Swedes are still trying to get out. Swedish Radio's economics commentator Kristian Åström also gives his analysis on the Riksbank's decision to hold off on increasing its key interest rate. And while Sweden's raising the minimum salary needed for a work permit, Denmark is lowering its threshold — listen to find out why.Presenters: Michael Walsh and Joshua WorthProducer: Dave Russell
11/24/202319 minutes, 8 seconds
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Sweden Democrats debate Swexit, man charged with killing wolf, heavy snow warning, Swedish minnows beat Real Madrid

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 24th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Alexander MaxiaProducer: Dave Russell
11/24/20232 minutes, 4 seconds
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Extended school days, interest rate unchanged, Nato update, Eurovision ticket news

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 23rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Alexander MaxiaProducer: Dave Russell
11/23/20232 minutes, 12 seconds
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Tough talks over rising rents, librarian shortage, weather warning, Viking graves find in central Gothenburg

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 22nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Alexander MaxiaProducer: Dave Russell
11/22/20231 minute, 49 seconds
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Tougher demands on ”honest lifestyle”, Justice minister opens possibility of making people stateless, gambling addiction, Winter Olympics

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 21st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Michael LundgrenProducer: Dave Russell
11/21/20232 minutes, 13 seconds
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Sugar mill explosion, Swedish police at Gaza-Egypt border, new Green leader, football coach Andersson bows out

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 20th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
11/20/20232 minutes, 21 seconds
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Sweden gets new Police chief, Supreme Court 'snippa' decision, Green party to elect new leader, Nord Stream gas leak hits climate targets

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 17th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
11/17/20232 minutes, 21 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Truth Commission on minority abuse

We hear from a member of the truth and reconciliation commission following its report into past violations by Church and State against Meänkieli-speaking minorities that are mostly based in northern Sweden and along the Finnish border. We also speak to the Bishop of Luleå for her reaction. Sweden's chief epidemiologist joins us to talk Covid-19, as cases rise nationwide. And we speak to a young poet who is putting a human face to the young people in disadvantaged areas who are caught up in gun violence.     Presented by Dave Russell and Michael WalshProducer: Dave Russell
11/17/202324 minutes, 39 seconds
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Turkey delays Nato bid again, 16 year old sentenced for murder, museums return stolen artefacts, woman faints from spicy sausage

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 16th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
11/16/20232 minutes, 31 seconds
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Sweden to support Ukraine EU membership, more Swedes leave Gaza, test on norms and values for welfare, chickens heating houses

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 15th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
11/15/20232 minutes, 30 seconds
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New climate strategy, NATO progress in Turkey, unemployment rising, anti-Sweden exhibition opens in Russia

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 14th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
11/14/20232 minutes, 20 seconds
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Some Swedes leave Gaza, arrests after Sandviken shooting, criticism of football chaos, 2000 year old steel in far north

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 13th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
11/13/20232 minutes, 7 seconds
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Chinese anchor found near damaged pipeline, life sentences over Söderhamn shooting, Jönköping stomach flu outbreak, Otters on the rise

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 10th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
11/10/20231 minute, 59 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Antisemitism on the rise in Sweden

We hear from the President of the Official Council of Swedish Jewish Communities about how the situation has developed in the last month. We also look at the government's proposals for a new system of anonymous witnesses in Swedish trials, and journey 15,000 years back in time for one of the biggest TV shows ever made in Sweden, and more.  Presenter: Joshua Worth and Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
11/10/202324 minutes
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Parents charged with poisoning daughter, strike pay increase for Tesla workers, Greens receive most abuse, female referee to make history

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 9th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Ulla Engberg
11/9/20232 minutes, 26 seconds
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Salmonella chicken cull, schools breaking rules, Tesla strike, Christmas shopping

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 8th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Alexander MaxiaProducer: Kris Boswell
11/8/20232 minutes, 38 seconds
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Tesla blockade to expand, call for stronger EU anti-terror measures, cafe sued for discrimination, closed library attracts visitors

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 7th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Michael Walsh
11/7/20232 minutes, 27 seconds
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Armed man arrested in Stockholm, prisons worried about infiltration, Northvolt explosion, major dog food recall

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 6th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
11/6/20231 minute, 52 seconds
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Swedes among Gaza victims, prison sentences in Södertälje, orange and red weather warnings, Jimmie Åkesson holds speech in Arabic...sort of

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 3rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
11/3/20232 minutes, 7 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Strike action and work permit changes

A week into the strike at car maker Tesla and with the threat of a strike at financial services company Klarna, we look at what the conflicts are about. And hear the concerns of two workplaces affected by the new minimum salary for work permit holders, that came into effect this week. Plus: How do you clean a bird that has been covered in smelly, sticky, black oil? We talk to an expert that has got his hands full after the oil spill off the coast of Blekinge, in south-eastern Sweden.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Michael Walsh.Producer: Kris Boswell
11/3/202328 minutes, 25 seconds
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New aid to Gaza, oil spill ferry towed to land, Sweden and US reach military agreement, police suffer cyber issues

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 2nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
11/2/20232 minutes, 10 seconds
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Prison sentences in Sundsvall case, total bag ban at large events, new work permit rules begin, train company contract cancelled

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 1st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
11/1/20232 minutes, 27 seconds
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New ferry salvage plan, Tesla strike update, more snow on the way, planned explosions in Stockholm

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 31st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
10/31/20231 minute, 57 seconds
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Investigator wants anonymous witnesses in court, new deadline for Turkish Nato vote, snow warnings, thousands of bras stolen

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 30th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
10/30/20232 minutes, 6 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Turkey moves towards ratifying Sweden's Nato bid – but Hungary says it has its own demands

Turkey's President Erdogan has submitted Sweden's Nato bid for ratification, however Hungary still wants an 'explanation' from Sweden for its criticism of political developments there. Plus, we hear from some of the hundreds of British citizens in Sweden still in visa limbo as a result of Brexit; and we also hear one of the survivors of a fire disaster in Gothenburg 25 years ago, which claimed 63 young lives. Presenter: Michael Walsh and Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
10/27/202324 minutes, 10 seconds
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Wanted gang criminal arrested in Serbia, risk of new oil spills, workers at Tesla begin strike action, Electrolux to cut jobs as sales fall

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 27th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
10/27/20232 minutes, 38 seconds
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Court acquits alleged Russian 'agent', new return migration initiative, Hungary wants explanation before Nato 'Yes', Halloween warning

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 26th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Dave Russel
10/26/20232 minutes, 17 seconds
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Murder acquittal in Vetlanda case, Brussels attack arrest, crew investigated for shipwreck, documentary may become TV-series

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 25th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Kris Boswell
10/25/20232 minutes, 1 second
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Stoltenberg hopeful for quick Nato accession, spilled oil sinks to sea floor, worst harvest in 30 years, pumpkin shortage before Halloween

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 24th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael LindgrenProducer: Dave Russell
10/24/20232 minutes, 7 seconds
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Oil spill race against time, migration agency lowers work permit estimate, record debt, ambulance uniforms theft alarms hospital staff

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 23rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
10/23/20232 minutes, 21 seconds
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Storm Babet arrives, alleged security breach, Nato chief to Stockholm, Green Stenevi denies leadership rift

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 20th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Bowell
10/20/20232 minutes, 44 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Brussels terror attack shakes Sweden

We look at the terror attack in Brussels, in which two Swedes, wearing blue and yellow Swedish football shirts, were shot dead. We also hear from criminologists on causes and solutions to Sweden's gang crime problems. Plus, we head to one of the country's top cooking competitions, to find out what it takes to become Sweden's chef of the year. Presenters: Joshua Worth and Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
10/20/202324 minutes, 57 seconds
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High seas to batter south coast, couple detained on national security offences, no replay for Sweden game, school skeleton prop may be real

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 19th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
10/19/20232 minutes, 39 seconds
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Billström advice to Swedes abroad, French president postpones state visit, climate goals updated, Greta Thunberg charged by Met Police

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 18th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
10/18/20232 minutes, 36 seconds
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PM heading to Brussels after terror attack, Tesla strike called, record number off work due to stress, Sundsvall Covid outbreak

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 17th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
10/17/20232 minutes, 38 seconds
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16 year old detained over fatal shootings, new electronic ID proposal, youngster hurt in hit and run, Sweden Euro dreams

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 16th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
10/16/20232 minutes, 15 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Conscription

Sweden's armed forces need 7,000 new conscripts to undergo basic military training from June 2024. But have attitudes to military service shifted among the nation's 18 year old's since the war in Ukraine? And what are the rules and requirements during the enrollment process to determine who from the thousands of teenagers born in 2005 are the most suitable to experience a military environment different than their parents' generation. Join us for this special edition of Radio Sweden Weekly.Produced and presented by Dave Russell
10/13/202316 minutes, 57 seconds
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Two women shot dead, stop and search plans speeded up, Vetlanda murder update, another evacuation plane planned for tonight

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 13th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
10/13/20232 minutes, 31 seconds
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Swedes evacuated from Israel, Nato chief ”impatient” with Turkey, court ruling on Quran burning video, eyes tested during vehicle inspection

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 12th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Dave Russell
10/12/20232 minutes, 35 seconds
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Greta Thunberg fined again, deportations to Gaza halted, Middle East evacuation plan, public spending on NFTs

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 11th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Lyssna på alla avsnitt i Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
10/11/20232 minutes, 2 seconds
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Arson arrests, snowfall warning, Region Östergötland to cut staff, ban on fossil fuel cars in central Stockholm

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 10th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Lyssna på alla avsnitt i Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sujay DuttProducer: Michael Walsh
10/10/20232 minutes, 18 seconds
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Hamas attacks condemned, uncertainty over gang leader arrest, court decision in Russian spy case, Nobel prize for gender pay

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 9th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
10/9/20232 minutes, 24 seconds
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Iranian women's rights advocate wins Nobel Prize, 2 billion kronor to Ukraine, cheaper dental care, new Stockholm bridge deal

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 6th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell 
10/6/20232 minutes, 45 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Stockholm and Oslo in spotlight for Nobel Prize announcement week

The highlights from this week's Nobel Prize announcements, including interviews with the director of the Norwegian Peace Research Institute, a leading literature critic and Swedish Radio's Science Desk. Plus the Minister for Migration on the new minimum salary for work permits in Sweden.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
10/6/202328 minutes, 55 seconds
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Appeal in Northvolt case, 5 charged over drug bust, Norwegian wins Nobel literature prize, Swede sentenced for Denmark airport joke

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 5th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
10/5/20232 minutes, 15 seconds
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Nobel prize in Chemistry leaks early, Stockholm tax increase, airline shares plummet, Finnish police bust Swedish drug ring

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 4th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
10/4/20232 minutes, 19 seconds
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Government wants more cameras, Nobel for Lund University researcher, bears hit by train, Foreign Minister reportedly forgets passport

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 3rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
10/3/20232 minutes, 3 seconds
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National police operation against violence, arrests after explosions, Nobel prize for covid vaccine tech, Govt wants screens out of schools

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on October 2nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
10/2/20232 minutes, 14 seconds
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Date set for work permit rule change, another man detained over Uppsala explosion, Södertälje fraud case, more sweets bought

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 29th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Dave Russell
9/29/20232 minutes, 8 seconds
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More deadly violence, military could help police, WWF fish warning, more trains running at Christmas

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 28th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
9/28/20232 minutes, 52 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Work permit holders on new salary rule - We haven't done any crimes

Around 10 to 20 per cent of work permit holders are expected to not earn enough to meet the new salary requirement, which is yet to be introduced, but that will be needed for new applications and extensions. Those affected are hoping for an exemption. Plus, we get the latest on Sweden's gang crime wave and the landslide in the country's west.Presenters: Michael Walsh & Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
9/28/202324 minutes, 13 seconds
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National explosives register, Norway concern over Swedish gangs, economic downturn to deepen, moose on the loose on metro line

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 27th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
9/27/20232 minutes, 21 seconds
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Erdogan wants US fighter jets if Turkey lets Sweden into Nato, explosions injure 4 people, Iraqi citizens deported, lobster auction

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 26th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Ulla Engberg
9/26/20232 minutes, 19 seconds
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Motorway collapse, fire destroys Mosque, man charged for body in freezer, tuberculosis track and trace

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 25th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
9/25/20232 minutes, 7 seconds
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Two dead in pub shooting, gangs targeting youth training grounds, NK going cash-free to stop criminals, Quran protest denied

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 22nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
9/22/20231 minute, 58 seconds
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Interest rates hike, government green policies criticised, court breach of confidentiality, RSV virus vaccination

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 21st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
9/21/20232 minutes, 3 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Most brutal violence in decades say police

With innocent people getting killed and relatives of criminals being targeted, we speak to police and young people in Uppsala about the situation. Plus, we've economic and political analysis of the Government's autumn budget.Presenters: Joshua Worth and Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
9/21/202326 minutes, 59 seconds
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Government presents autumn budget, PKK man sentenced in appeals court, EU African Swine Fever experts in Sweden, early snow record in Kiruna

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 20th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
9/20/20232 minutes, 50 seconds
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Asylum return centre funding, Kristersson in New York, Supreme Court turns down spy appeal, no weekend metro shutdown

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 19th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
9/19/20232 minutes, 5 seconds
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Krona in new low, requests to help Libya, Malmö bill for Eurovision, table tennis gold, Duplantis in new world best

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 18th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
9/18/20232 minutes, 3 seconds
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Arrests in Turkey, Northvolt verdict, Green Party spokespeople vote, Greta Thunberg charged again for disobeying police

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 15th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
9/15/20232 minutes, 12 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: King's golden jubilee

Sweden's celebrating the golden jubilee of King Carl XVI Gustaf - with galas galore to mark his fifty years on the throne. We'll be hearing all about the man behind the crown! Our reporter Joshua Worth has been with locals in Fagersta in Västmanland this week and brings us the latest on the consequences there of the swine fever outbreak.And she was tipped to become Sweden's first female prime minister - we remember the late Foreign Minister Anna Lindh, whose murder, 20 years ago this week, shook the nation.Presented by Dave Russell and Kris Boswell with reporting from Joshua Worth and Michael Walsh.
9/14/202328 minutes, 34 seconds
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Turkey arrests Swedes with gang ties, Iraq wants Quran burner deported, inflation falling, Stockholm tube disruptions on way

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 14th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
9/14/20232 minutes, 19 seconds
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Shooting in Uppsala, plastic bag tax to be scrapped, night trains to Berlin, taxi drivers start their own app

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 13th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
9/13/20232 minutes, 31 seconds
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Jas 39 Gripen transfer inquiry, Uppsala shooting, Swedish Radio cuts, parliament re-opens

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 12th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
9/12/20232 minutes, 48 seconds
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Pigs in containment zone to be destroyed, man jailed over body in freezer, new defence spending, Swedes aid Morocco rescue efforts

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 11th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
9/11/20232 minutes, 47 seconds
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Stricter rules for citizenship to be looked at, forest closed after African swine fever outbreak, another bear attack, museum can skip rent

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 8th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
9/8/20232 minutes, 29 seconds
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Fuel taxes to drop, human exploitation conviction, Uppsala killing linked to gang crime, ethnicity-based organisations to lose funding

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 7th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
9/7/20232 minutes, 42 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Swede imprisoned in Iran

He has spent 500 days in prison in Iran - could a swap with a convicted war criminal be Johan Floderus' only way to freedom? And why are doctors, teachers and social workers in Sweden saying I am not a snitch? In today's programme, we'll hear more about a controversial government investigation into whether civil servants like teachers and doctors should report illegal immigrants. Plus: a look at the first day in court for the trial where two executives at Lundin Oil stand accused of aiding and abetting war crimes in Sudan, some 20 years ago.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
9/7/202324 minutes, 32 seconds
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Police in Sweden and Norway to work together more, Norrköping explosion an accident, Quran burnings cancelled, Hooja win big at music gala

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 6th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
9/6/20232 minutes, 21 seconds
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Police risk fine, huge war crimes trial begins, not enough Swedes in EU jobs, abandoned boats an environmental risk

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 5th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
9/5/20232 minutes, 25 seconds
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Malmö violence, Green Party board favours co-leader system, Tax Agency to increase address checks, chilli pepper prank in Gothenburg

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 4th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
9/4/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Party leaders' Nobel boycott, Emporia shopping centre murder, Police to map gang members' nationalities, Billström calm on Nato

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on September 1st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
9/1/20232 minutes, 23 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Mosquito invasion

Heavy rains and flooding have made it a record summer for mosquitoes in a notorious area of central Sweden. We meet the mosquito fighter trying to control numbers and hear from a homeowner who can only go outside in a beekeeper's protective outfit.Also, we hear from the man who nearly died after being attacked by a bear. And the government unveils the new face tasked with leading Sweden's Migration Agency.Presented by Dave Russell and Joshua Worth.Reporters: Ulla Engberg and Michael Walsh.     
8/31/202326 minutes, 27 seconds
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Four armed people enter Gothenburg school, Govt announces further residence permits inquiry, SD committee chair keeps job, too many hikers

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 31st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
8/31/20231 minute, 58 seconds
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New Migration Agency boss, women found dead in Kiruna, more debt enforcement, Dadgostar calls for Spain football boycott

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 30th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
8/30/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Al-Qaeda-linked group calls for terror attacks, Sweden's GDP shrinks, museum closed for repairs, young people and AI

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 29th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
8/29/20232 minutes, 2 seconds
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Man charged over illegal intelligence activities, interest rates likely to remain high, Duplantis wins gold

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 28th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
8/28/20232 minutes, 15 seconds
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Swedish justice minister on Danish Quran plan, school class divide, Sweden tops world ranking, Gotland's ugliest lawn

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 25th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
8/25/20232 minutes, 46 seconds
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Finance minister on autumn budget, missing teenager found dead, fighter jets to Ukraine considered, warning for more heavy rain

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 24th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
8/24/20232 minutes, 31 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Life at level four – Sweden adjusts to new terror threat

We look at what the change to terror alert level four, on a five point scale, will mean for daily life in Sweden, and hear the latest from the Government on the risks. We also discuss Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and his visit to Sweden over the weekend. And, with mushroom picking season underway, we learn about the deadly dangers lurking in Swedish forests.Presented by Joshua Worth and Dave RussellReporter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
8/24/202325 minutes, 21 seconds
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Boy injured in stabbing near school, police theory on tragic car crash, severe Covid more common among bus drivers, Tegnell book on pandemic

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 23rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
8/23/20232 minutes, 5 seconds
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New Quran burning demo applications, five die in road accident, water bombing planes to Greece, Ståhl wins world discus gold

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 22nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellPresenter: Kris Boswell
8/22/20231 minute, 51 seconds
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Man injured in bear attack, Turkish president in new Nato warning, collective transport security, Bronze heroes touch down

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 21st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
8/21/20232 minutes, 48 seconds
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Investigation into Public Order Act, Swedes abroad told to be careful, Krona nearing a record low, no celebrations for World Cup side

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 18th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
8/18/20232 minutes, 22 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Sweden raises terror alert

Säpo has heightened its national terror alert to its second highest level, raising it from a "elevated" 3 to a "high" level of 4. We ask the deputy head of counter terrorism in Säpo why the decision has been made. We also interview an expert on what the heightened terror alert means in practice and its consequences. We also have fan reaction to Sweden's semi-final exit to Spain in the women's World Cup down under and look ahead to Saturday's bronze playoff against co-hosts Australia. And as food prices rise again, will we ever witness a return to the sort of prices seen before the pandemic.Presented and produced by Dave Russell and Kris Boswell.Reporters: Alex Maxia and Michael Walsh.
8/17/202327 minutes, 24 seconds
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Terror alert level increases, PM says terror attacks have been averted, Liberal MP apologises, bullying more common for foreign-born workers

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 17th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
8/17/20232 minutes, 36 seconds
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Billström taking terror threats seriously, SFI changes flagged, damage after bad weather, SVT defends Allsång på Skansen staff

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 16th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
8/16/20231 minute, 58 seconds
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Ukraine support package, inflation unchanged since June, blood shortage in the west, Sweden loses World Cup semi-final match

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 15th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
8/15/20232 minutes, 6 seconds
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Charges over Easter riots, opposition want Justice Committee Chair vote, employment rate on the rise, salmonella detected at farm

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 14th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
8/14/20231 minute, 59 seconds
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Sweden through to World Cup semifinals, another person remanded over cultural festival, SMHI red warning, new Covid variant

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 11th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Michael Walsh
8/11/20232 minutes, 14 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: How well is Sweden prepared to deal with extreme weather?

After a week of major weather warnings, flooding, collapsed and closed-off roads, plus a derailed train, we take a look at how well Sweden is prepared to deal with the extreme downpours that the experts think we will see more of in the future. We also have an update on the very contagious stomach bug that spread among hikers in the north, forcing the Kebnekaise mountain station to close its doors to visitors. And we go west for the Way Out West festival that starts today. Or shall we say "Way Out Wet"?Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
8/10/202324 minutes, 36 seconds
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Immigration detention changes flagged, attempted attack on Beirut embassy, far north police operation, Kebnekaise lodge reopens

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 10th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
8/10/20232 minutes, 4 seconds
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Government plans more nuclear reactors, new economy forecast, alcohol prices to increase, 15000 hikers to hit stomach bug-affected mountains

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 9th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
8/9/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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More flooding and heavy rain, fire at steelworks, train accident "could have been much worse", Hurtig can't stomach re-watching penalty

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 8th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
8/8/20232 minutes, 16 seconds
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SMHI issue red weather warning, NATO negotiator gets new job, decline in visitors at zoos, Sweden through to World Cup quarter finals

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 7th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
8/7/20232 minutes, 2 seconds
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14 people still in hospital after festival clash, Billström holds Quran meeting, Lund central station fire, AI helps the visually impaired

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 4th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Michael Walsh
8/4/20232 minutes, 11 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Government exploring legal options to ease Quran crisis

We hear from Sweden's Justice Minister Gunnar Strömmer as the Government looks to navigate through the diplomatic crisis facing Sweden, and we take look at the thorny legal debate on potential changes to the Public Order Act. Plus, we meet some of those taking part in Stockholm Pride Week – and we talk football, as Sweden advances to the knockout stage at the World Cup.Presenters: Joshua Worth and Maya NaylorProducer: Michael Walsh
8/3/202326 minutes, 38 seconds
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Eritrean cultural festival stormed, row over Sweden Democrat MP's tweets, pensioner drug bust, the secret for a healthy dog

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 3rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Michael Walsh
8/3/20232 minutes, 12 seconds
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Law on changing legal gender delayed, Vadstena flooded, trainee teachers and doctors unprepared, Earth Overshoot Day

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 2nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Michael Walsh
8/2/20231 minute, 49 seconds
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Border security to be bolstered, concern over blood reserves, bankruptcies on the rise, priest shortage in Östergötland

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on August 1st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Michael Walsh
8/1/20231 minute, 43 seconds
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Plans to change blood donor rules, another Quran burning in Stockholm, farms need more dams, Sjöström breaks swimming records

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 31st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Michael Walsh
7/31/20232 minutes, 12 seconds
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New protest applications, fewer asylum seekers expected, Norrköping violence continues, Swedish economy declines

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 28th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
7/28/20232 minutes, 18 seconds
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Kristersson 'extremely worried' about more Quran desecrations, Billström informs Parliament, Norrköping explosion, police warn holidaymakers

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 27th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
7/27/20232 minutes, 7 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Sweden's freedom of speech laws in the spotlight after Quran protests

The latest Quran protests in Sweden have sparked a debate about the country's laws around freedom of speech and freedom of demonstration. And we hear about disinformation campaigns directed against Sweden, as the country faces further backlash after last week's Quran demonstration in Stockholm.Also, railway company SJ's plan to remove all existing ticket machines this autumn.Presenter: Maya Naylor and Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
7/27/202322 minutes, 53 seconds
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Deterioration in Sweden's security says Säpo, long jail term for stabbing, more residence permits revoked, hailstorm help

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 26th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael walsh
7/26/20232 minutes, 26 seconds
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Call for Parliament to meet over Quran burnings, MS Estonia's bow ramp salvaged, garden snail invasion

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 25th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
7/25/20232 minutes, 30 seconds
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Greta Thunberg fined for disobeying police, Swedes evacuated from Rhodes, Eskilstuna shootings, nervy World Cup win down under

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 24th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
7/24/20232 minutes, 22 seconds
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Iraq embassy staff return to Sweden, Turkey issues arrest order for Paludan, Malmö murder arrests, wolf kills more than 30 sheep

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 21st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
7/21/20232 minutes
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Radio Sweden Weekly: How will the new minimum salary requirement for work permits affect non-EU citizens?

A new minimum salary requirement for work permits is set to come into effect this autumn, we hear from a number of foreign workers who are concerned about how they might be affected. Also, the Swedish embassy in Iraq is stormed by hundreds of protesters over a planned Quran-burning protest in Stockholm, and we hear from the Swedish football team ahead of the World Cup that starts today.Presenter: Maya Naylor and Michael WalshProducer: Michael Walsh
7/20/202326 minutes, 2 seconds
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Quran protest in Stockholm, Iraq sends Sweden's ambassador home, thousands waiting for a spot in jail, bird flu monitoring increases

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 20th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
7/20/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Government wants more in prison, pensions and student loans to increase, Volvo posts record result, second child bitten by snake

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 19th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
7/19/20232 minutes, 5 seconds
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Child dies from blood poisoning, banks reporting large profits, teenagers suspected of arson, Sweden's tennis star suspended

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 18th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Michael Walsh
7/18/20232 minutes, 5 seconds
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Aid package for rebuilding Ukraine, medicine shortages, diving team to investigate MS Estonia, Gothia Cup starts

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 17th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Michael Walsh
7/17/20232 minutes, 16 seconds
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Inflation drops slightly, new sabres for military, teenager almost dies after snake bite, Gotland in Island Games

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 14th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
7/14/20232 minutes, 5 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Green light for Sweden in Nato - but how soon is 'as soon as possible'?

Sweden is given the green light to become the 32nd member of the defence alliance Nato - but when will it actually join? In the programme, we hear Defence Minister Pål Jonson on his view on the timeline, get an analysis of the deal that led Turkey's president to decide to open Nato's door to Sweden - and look at what a membership would mean for Sweden's defence.Plus: babies born in Sweden to foreign researchers are forced to leave the country to apply for residency. We speak to one father who had to wait over 1.5 years before his daughter got her permit - and hear what the Minister for Migration, Maria Malmer Stenergard has to say about it.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
7/13/202328 minutes, 30 seconds
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New immigration proposal, supreme court stops Turkish extraditions, NATO membership could take a while, Viking grave find

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 13th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
7/13/20232 minutes, 21 seconds
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Hungary set to approve Sweden's Nato membership, Pakistan resolution approved by UN, possible Nord Stream boat links, more wasps

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 12th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
7/12/20232 minutes, 19 seconds
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Mixed reactions to Sweden's NATO membership, Taliban boycott Sweden, man dies at Ringhals, record number of campers

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 11th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
7/11/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Kristersson and Erdogan meeting, war crime case to Supreme Court, Quran burning protest, rare orchids dug up

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 10th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
7/10/20232 minutes, 7 seconds
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Pakistan protests, free school profit investigation, Eurovision next year in Malmö, Jönköping's bus drivers and DIY shorts

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 7th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
7/7/20232 minutes, 10 seconds
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Kristersson and Erdogan to meet on Monday, public order act review, mortgage interest rate to rise, Mums-Mums waves bye-bye

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 6th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
7/6/20232 minutes, 30 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Gothenburg celebrates turning 400 (or 402 to be precise)

This year, Gothenburg is celebrating a big anniversary. Sweden's second city has a host of events on all throughout 2023 to mark the anniversary, so we took a trip to the west coast to discuss past, present and future with the city's residents. Reporter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
7/6/202323 minutes, 51 seconds
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Three more demo applications filed, Sweden sues Iran over plane shooting, Kristersson to meet Biden, composer Ralph Lundsten has died

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 5th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
7/5/20232 minutes, 21 seconds
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UN Human Rights Council to hold meeting on Quran burning, dock workers' strike off, Gröna Lund rides open but just for staff

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 4th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
7/4/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Fewer quota refugees, foreign ministry on Quran burning, flaws in police health & safety, basketball player regrets Russian transfer

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on July 3rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
7/3/20232 minutes, 3 seconds
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Airport strike called off, Jackie Arklöv appeal, Gröna Lund reopening partially, dance permits abolished

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 30th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
6/30/20232 minutes, 10 seconds
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Protests over Quran burning, return centres for rejected asylum seekers, Hungary Nato vote delay, interest rate rise

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 29th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
6/29/20232 minutes, 43 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: NATO and security dominate Almedalen week

We travel to Gotland for the Almedalen political festival and hear about challenges around the ongoing NATO process with the Swedish Foreign Minister and the UK Foreign Secretary. Also in the show, we hear about new security measures in place at the year's event, following the murder of Ing-Marie Wieselgren last year, and report on a new Quran burning protest in Stockholm. We also speak with the prosecutor in charge of the investigation into the rollercoaster crash at Gröna Lund. Presenters: Joshua Worth and Michael WalshReporter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
6/29/202324 minutes, 30 seconds
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Quran burned outside mosque, Nato talks next Thursday, forest fire still ablaze, 'eggflation' unjustified

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 28th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
6/28/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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20-year-old convicted of violent crimes, wheels fell off fatal Gröna Lund ride, Almedalen week begins, torrential rain in south of Sweden

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 27th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
6/27/20232 minutes, 13 seconds
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Gröna Lund accident probe, Kristersson on Russia, Turkey meeting next week, more aid to Ukraine, rain and thunder warning

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 26th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
6/26/20232 minutes, 35 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: A Swedish Midsummer

As Midsummer draws near, one of the highlights of the year, we find out how some Swedes abroad will be celebrating. Taking a late evening dip is an integral part of Midsummer but it can be a FOWL experience - we find out about the AI drone scaring away wild geese to make bathing areas safe to swim.And does Stockholm really need to build an arena in order to host next year's Eurovision Song Contest?Presenter's Dave Russell and Joshua Worth.Producer: Kris Boswell
6/22/202324 minutes, 11 seconds
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Bird flu behind seagull deaths, antibacterial panties recalled, rental market investigation, strawberry chaos ahead of Midsummer

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 22nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
6/22/20232 minutes, 11 seconds
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Macchiarini appeal verdict, Humana's licence reinstated, second death after Ängelholm accident, Stockholm's Eurovision plan

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 21st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
6/21/20232 minutes, 7 seconds
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Gas accident in Ängelholm, Marabou bomb threat, weak Swedish krona, breastfeeding and alcohol

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 20th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Michael Walsh
6/20/20232 minutes, 24 seconds
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Defence commission on Russia, police say they prevented a murder, record number of 112 calls, most cats still not registered

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 19th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
6/19/20231 minute, 56 seconds
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Another institutional care home escape, protests at climate meeting, forest fire still burning, Swedish astronaut confirmed

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 16th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua Worth Producer: Kris Boswell
6/16/20232 minutes, 8 seconds
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Woman accused of attempting to murder child, Green Party leader to step down, long health care queues, Sweden moves closer to Olympic bid

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 15th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
6/15/20232 minutes, 35 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Farsta shooting puts gun crime back in the spotlight

A deadly shooting in broad daylight at a busy metro station has shocked Stockholm residents. We take a look at the response to the Farsta shooting so far, and hear about how guns are being smuggled into Sweden in the first place. Also in the programme: Turkey says it's still not ready to approve Sweden's Nato application, despite a meeting in Ankara this week.Plus: While fewer Swedes are studying traditional folk music, interest from musicians abroad appears to be on the rise.Presenters: Michael Walsh and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
6/15/202325 minutes, 43 seconds
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New prison ruling for notorious police killer, Nato talks in Turkey, inflation down, syphilis warning

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 14th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Dave Russell
6/14/20232 minutes, 28 seconds
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Farsta shooting latest, police union demands action, large fire, Spotify fined by regulator

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 13th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: David Russell
6/13/20232 minutes, 34 seconds
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15-year-old dies in shooting, green light to extradition, police lose Quran-demo appeal, 450 given notice at Karolinska

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 12th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
6/12/20232 minutes, 35 seconds
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Greta Thunberg ends school strike, man charged with alleged PKK terror financing, EU asylum deal, ghost yarns

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 9th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sujay DuttProducer: Dave Russell
6/9/20232 minutes, 55 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Zlatan hangs up his boots

We look at the life, career and impact of one of Sweden's most famous faces both on and off the pitch. Also in the show: the prolonged dry spell has led to fears of drought and a potential repeat of the summer of 2018 among farmers. And, as Sweden officially turns 500, we look at the debate surrounding the origins and celebrations of Sweden's national day, June 6th.Presenters: Joshua Worth and Dave RussellReporter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
6/8/202324 minutes, 45 seconds
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Government wants benefits cap, Swedish military trains Ukrainian soldiers, drones to target Canada geese, Summer favourite returns

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 8th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: David RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
6/8/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Billström condemns dam destruction, PKK supporter's extradition approved, Stockholm bombing charges, Hammarby wins Swedish Cup

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 7th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
6/7/20231 minute, 53 seconds
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Swish facing technical issues, Zlatan to retire, food prices drop slightly, more fines for public urination

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 5th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
6/5/20231 minute, 59 seconds
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Police to investigate train derailment, Nato chief heading to Turkey, Gothenburg celebrates 400 years, close shave causes fungal misery

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 2nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Sujay Dutt
6/2/20232 minutes, 32 seconds
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Teens injured in Eskilstuna fight, new anti-terror law, government falls in new poll, over-64's trapped in debt

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on June 1st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
6/1/20232 minutes, 49 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: What you will be tested on to get permanent residency

Details about the language test and 'Life in Sweden'-exam you'll have to pass if you want a permanent residence permit in Sweden in the future - and how they relate to the planned tests for citizenship. Also in the programme: It's been seven months since the Tidö Agreement between the government and the Sweden Democrats - leading European liberals are still boycotting meetings with the Swedish Liberals because of it. We hear what party leader Johan Pehrson has to say about itPlus: the latest on Sweden's Nato application, and Swedish football taking another look at how to deal with hooliganism.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
6/1/202326 minutes, 55 seconds
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New anti-terror law tomorrow, emergency landing at Arlanda, MP forced to take time-out, rise in e-scooter accidents

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 31st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
5/31/20232 minutes, 30 seconds
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Former PM calls for hooligan crackdown, economy grows more than expected, companies can now apply for electricity subsidy, Blinken in Sweden

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 30th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Alexander MaxiaProducer: Dave Russell 
5/30/20232 minutes, 4 seconds
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Turkey and Sweden to talk Nato again, football chaos aftermath, language test for permanent residency, man has wrong testicle removed

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 29th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell  
5/29/20232 minutes, 41 seconds
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Record cocaine seizures, Södermalm pre-school explosion, Stockholm commuter train troubles, first birth after high tech uterus transplant

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 26th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Michael Walsh
5/26/20231 minute, 55 seconds
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Spy brother's life sentence upheld, Russia expels Swedish diplomats, Vattenfall lowers grid fees, 'dance permit' law changed

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 25th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
5/25/20232 minutes, 4 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Preparing senior high school students for military service

Sweden's Armed Forces are going round schools giving talks to 18-year-olds to prepare them for military service. We visit one of their classes. Also, how prepared is Sweden to deal with raging wildfires if we have another long, dry summer? And we peel back the pages of Sweden's Freedom of the Press Act that is more than two and a half centuries old.Presented by Dave Russell and Kris Boswell.Reporters: Dave Russell and Joshua Worth.
5/25/202325 minutes, 13 seconds
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Arrests over planned attack on Swedish church, teens given automatic weapons, SR's technical problems, Sami village reported to police

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 24th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
5/24/20232 minutes, 11 seconds
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Security guards sentenced over man's death, teenager attacked at Örebro school, Orbán on Sweden's Nato bid, UNESCO status for press law

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 23rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Michael Walsh
5/23/20232 minutes, 23 seconds
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Ten year-old girl dies after falling from school roof, more SFI classes online, unusually large spring flood, midnight sun arrives

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 22nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
5/22/20232 minutes, 27 seconds
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Five detained over Stockholm shooting, Vattenfall risks fines in Finland, Arlanda staff fear chaos, dead killer whale tested

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 19th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Michael Walsh
5/19/20231 minute, 54 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: NATO next steps unclear following Turkish elections

We speak to Bitte Hammarsten in Istanbul, an analyst associated with the Swedish Institute of International Affairs, about how the results of the Turkish elections could affect Sweden's ongoing NATO application. We also hear from two MEPs about Sweden's EU strategy and look at suicide statistics in the country, following a new report. Plus, we hear from new Eurovision double champion Loreen. Presenters: Joshua Worth and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
5/18/202323 minutes, 48 seconds
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Accused spy brother withdraws appeal, smuggled dogs to be put down, Employment Service to save SEK 700 million, strawberries on the way

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 17th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
5/17/20231 minute, 58 seconds
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More money to Stockholm schools, Sweden Democrats unhappy over wind farms, students more stressed, 80 smuggled dogs in care

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 16th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Michael Walsh
5/16/20232 minutes, 3 seconds
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Ica insider trading charges, train strike called off, 'snippa' case heading to Supreme Court, Sweden's Loreen wins Eurovision

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 15th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
5/15/20232 minutes, 11 seconds
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30-day work permit target, half a million say they face discrimination, Ukraine foreign minister to visit, outdoor fire bans

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 12th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
5/12/20232 minutes, 6 seconds
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Öresund train strike postponed, man charged with spreading defence secrets, two shot in Helsingborg, jobless figure lowest in years

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 11th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Sujay Dutt
5/11/20232 minutes
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Government wants to relax alcohol laws

We visit a Swedish winery and speak with Systembolaget to hear their thoughts on plans to relax laws around the sale of alcohol. Plus, Migration Minister Maria Malmer Stenergard of the Moderate party on how higher salary requirements for work permits will affect people coming to Sweden and those already in the country, confusion over the numbers of Brits being told to leave Sweden, and an interview with Sweden's Eurovision hopeful Loreen, ahead of Saturday's final.Presenters: Joshua Worth and Michael WalshReporter: Kris BoswellProducer: Sujay Dutt
5/11/202322 minutes, 52 seconds
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Electricity subsidies criticised, ammunition factory explosion, Loreen through to final, Vasa ship sinking on land

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 10th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Sujay Dutt
5/10/20232 minutes
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33 beauty clinics have flaws says inspectorate, boy escapes youth care home, problems fetching prescriptions, Loreen revs up for semi-final

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 9th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Dave Russell
5/9/20231 minute, 58 seconds
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'Reduction quota' for fuel lowered, thousands of Swedish-trained nurses work abroad, Sami land dispute, first potatoes of the season

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 8th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Alexander MaxiaProducer: Sujay Dutt
5/8/20232 minutes, 12 seconds
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Young criminals can be denied citizenship, man jailed for killing mother, emergency phase of pandemic 'over', rail commuters lengthy wait

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 5th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Sujay Dutt
5/5/20232 minutes, 22 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Organised crime at worst levels we've seen, say police

National Police Commissioner Anders Thornberg estimates around 30,000 people are involved in violent criminality in Sweden, with 3 more people being drawn in every single day. Also in the programme, we talk to the Environment Minister about the Government's plans for wind power, hear about the shortage of vets in Sweden, and more.Presenters: Joshua Worth and Dave RussellReporters: Ulla Engberg and Simon LinterProducer: Joshua Worth
5/4/202319 minutes, 43 seconds
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Government to double work permit threshold, Volvo cars job cuts warning, Majblomma record, Grammis awards for Tove Lo

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 4th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
5/4/20232 minutes, 14 seconds
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School stabbing, Swedish PM meets Zelenskyy, offshore wind inquiry, Supreme Court to rule on PFAS

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 3rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
5/3/20232 minutes, 12 seconds
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Threat of train strikes, opposition parties' budgets, delayed spring flood, birch pollen rampant

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on May 2nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer. Michael Walsh
5/2/20232 minutes, 52 seconds
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Man fined for Annie Lööf death threat, lottery funding row, electricity bill debts, combat vehicle in near miss with reindeer herd

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 28th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
4/28/20232 minutes, 22 seconds
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Kids and bombings, Gothenburg measles case, SEK 200,000 fine over lost USB stick, Malmö kebabs

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 27th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
4/27/20232 minutes, 15 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: 11 year old raises millions for children's charity Majblomman

After a social media post went viral, Murhaf in Skåne raised a record-breaking 4.6 million kronor and the figure is still rising. We also speak with the headteacher of a school in Botkyrka, following the verdict of a high profile murder trial which concluded this week. We hear about the situation in Sudan and how it's affecting Sudanese people in Sweden, look at the latest interest rate rise from the central bank, and talk to police about the problem of underage drinking during the Swedish holiday of Valborg this weekend.Presenters: Dave Russell and Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
4/27/202326 minutes, 46 seconds
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Life sentences after Adriana murder, key interest rate rise, Stockholm power outage, recycling record

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 26th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sujay DuttProducer: Michael Walsh
4/26/20232 minutes, 37 seconds
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Russian diplomats expelled, Swedes return from Sudan, work permit applications, 11-year-old boy raises millions for charity

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 25th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Michael Walsh
4/25/20232 minutes, 33 seconds
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Swedes evacuated from Sudan, Northvolt work permit indictment, Stockholm commuter train guards back temporarily, snow returns

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 24th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
4/24/20232 minutes, 23 seconds
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Sweden Democrats criticise EU migration policy, Luleå 'huffing' warning, food price drops tiny, Swedes in favour of Olympics

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 21st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
4/21/20232 minutes, 15 seconds
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Wildcat train strike ends, report into Nörrkoping escape, government to review Covid vaccines for children, 100 Picassos in southern Sweden

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 20th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
4/20/20232 minutes, 49 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: A restrained spring budget

Recession this year, and tough times next year as well - and the year after that. That's the economic forecast from the government. But the fear of increased inflation overshadows this weeks' spring budget. And it's had teachers worried. We also go on an exercise with the Swedish military, find out why Swedish Radio is leaving the social media platform Twitter - and look for signs of spring in different parts of Sweden.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
4/20/202329 minutes, 41 seconds
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Life sentences in Vetlanda murder, man guilty of murdering 8 year old son, new electricity payout, US Secretary of Defence in Sweden

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 19th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua Worth Producer: Kris Boswell 
4/19/20232 minutes, 32 seconds
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Absolut stops Russian exports again, Swedish Radio leaves Twitter, train strike continues, fatal traffic accidents

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 18th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
4/18/20232 minutes, 17 seconds
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Spring budget, Macchiarini appeal begins, prisoner transports to be reviewed, Aurora 23 kicks off

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 17th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
4/17/20232 minutes, 38 seconds
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US Defence Secretary to Sweden, corporate espionage, fatal shooting, inflation down

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 14th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Sujay Dutt
4/14/20231 minute, 57 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Firefighters in protest over end to 24-hour shifts

Temperatures are rising among the nation's firefighters protesting against EU rule changes that impact their working week. Also, we speak to the brigadier general in charge of Sweden's biggest military exercise on home soil in over 30 years. We'll hear about the new circumstances prompting the Migration Agency to pause Kathleen Poole's deportation, as well as how you can avoid rental scams in Sweden.Presenters: Dave Russell and Sujay DuttReporters: Ulla Engberg and Michael Walsh
4/13/202325 minutes, 55 seconds
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Compulsory care inmate sprung free, unemployment going down, plastic bag tax, sinking book store

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 13th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sujay DuttProducer: Michael Walsh
4/13/20232 minutes, 16 seconds
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Plastic bag tax to be scrapped, Furuvik Zoo shot chimpanzees illegally, food prices to stop rising, summer temperatures on the way

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 12th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
4/12/20232 minutes, 17 seconds
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Alecta boss fired, failed cosmetic surgeries affecting health care, authorities ban TikTok, gluten intolerance and military service

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 11th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Michael Walsh
4/11/20232 minutes, 18 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Finland joins Nato, while Sweden waits

New pay deals are made between employers and unions, and how ethical are the colorful feathers that are put on twigs over Easter? And a popular art exhibition breaks record. Presenters: Maya Naylor and Joshua Worth
4/6/202317 minutes, 7 seconds
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No arrests after Skärholmen shooting, Migration Minister on revoking residence permits, union warns of teacher layoffs, night train cleaning

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 6th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
4/6/20232 minutes, 19 seconds
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Secret wiretapping bill, ammunitions testing, increased defence budget, Swedes buy more imported meat, Switzerland wins over Nordics

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 5th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
4/5/20232 minutes, 12 seconds
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Police detain five suspected of Islamist attack plot, Finland joins Nato, police wrong to deny Quran burnings, Sweden awaits Euro host draw

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 4th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Ulla Engberg
4/4/20232 minutes, 38 seconds
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Parents suspected of poisoning 7-year-old daughter, Finland joins NATO tomorrow, pay deals done, renewed Estonia investigation

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on April 3rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
4/3/20232 minutes, 39 seconds
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Court overturns politician's hate speech conviction, suspicious powder sent to Migration Agency, wolves move south, Finland to join NATO

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 31st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
3/31/20232 minutes, 3 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: SFI for Ukrainian refugees

We get reaction to the government announcement this week that it wants to provide 100 million kronor in its budget for Ukrainian refugees to study SFI language classes. The Royal Opera House is in urgent need of renovation but just how bad are conditions there? We're given a guided tour. And hear all about the Great Moose Migration which is about to begin again in northern Sweden.Presented by Dave Russell and Kris BoswellReporter: Joshua Worth
3/30/202324 minutes, 14 seconds
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Billström on NATO, door-knocking flagged for population checks, deadly violence rises, metals recycled from cremations

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 30th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducent: Kris Boswell
3/30/20232 minutes, 28 seconds
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Russia's ambassador summoned, Turkey to approve Finland's NATO bid, letters containing powder sent to government offices, invasive mussels

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 29th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
3/29/20232 minutes, 10 seconds
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SFI for Ukrainians, police criticised for use of 'special incidents', football manager loses his temper, Kidjo wins Polar Music Prize

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 28th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Michael Walsh
3/28/20232 minutes, 21 seconds
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Paludan case dropped, Armed Forces ban Tiktok app, food price cuts, customs catch weapons smuggled in underwear

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 27th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
3/27/20232 minutes, 35 seconds
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Hungary promises not to delay Sweden's NATO entry, Ringhals delayed again, technical issues at SR, Sweden plays Belgium tonight

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 24th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Michael Walsh
3/24/20231 minute, 31 seconds
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Government wants to make it easier to put up surveillance cameras, housing benefit extended, spy brothers' appeal hearing, Ramadan starts

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 23rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
3/23/20232 minutes, 28 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Climate activists sue the Swedish state

A district court this week gave the green light to a law suit where over 300 young people are suing the Swedish state for not doing enough to combat climate change. What is it that they want and what are their chances of winning? Also in the programme: dying alone in Sweden and why the Swedish spelling of "they" and "them" could land you in hot water.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
3/23/202328 minutes, 56 seconds
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Swedish parliament votes for NATO membership, companies not to repay rebate, Center Party criticism over wind power, curling medal hopes

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 22nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
3/22/20232 minutes, 1 second
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Greta to sue the state, Alecta loses SEK 7.5 billion, sole traders got household electricity payouts, teenage mothers less common

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 21st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
3/21/20232 minutes, 20 seconds
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Snippa case may go to Supreme Court, appeal begins for spy brothers, condom usage increasing, high pollen levels expected

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 20th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua Worth Producer: Kris Boswell
3/20/20232 minutes, 39 seconds
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Erdogan thumbs up to Finland NATO bid, Vetlanda murder charge, molestation allegations time-barred, St Patrick's Day celebrations

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 17th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Sujay Dutt
3/17/20232 minutes, 19 seconds
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Several arrests after explosion at terraced house, Archers to Ukraine, foreign investment security, Opera House renovations

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 16th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/16/20232 minutes, 3 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Finland ahead of Sweden in NATO race?

Also, we discuss the triple-whammy of sharp rises in interest rates and inflation as well as Swedish pension fund Alecta's investment in collapsed US banks. Plus - the pros and cons of a national cultural canon. Presenters: Sujay Dutt and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/16/202322 minutes, 11 seconds
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Turkey plans to approve Finland NATO bid, finance minister to meet supermarkets, Christian Democrat to leave post, Zlatan in national team

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 15th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/15/20232 minutes, 51 seconds
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PM says Finland likely to join NATO before Sweden, gold mine appeal rejected, Supreme Court precedent, jobless unchanged

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 14th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
3/14/20232 minutes, 31 seconds
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Swedish pension fund hit by crashed crypto bank, Swedish Iranian man faces death sentence, snowy conditions back, no Oscar luck

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 13th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
3/13/20232 minutes, 5 seconds
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Record payout for electricity support, sentencing in gym murder, Paludan accused of hate crime, latest progress in NATO talks

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 10th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Reporter: Joshua WorthProducer: Dave Russell
3/10/20232 minutes, 33 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: NATO talks with Turkey resume

Also, we meet Loreen - one of the favourites to represent Sweden at Eurovision in Liverpool. We find out about the "lipstick effect" and what it means for the economy and there's a follow-up interview with the man who skied the marathon Vasaloppet race backwards. Presenters: Maya Naylor and Dave RussellProducer: Michael Walsh
3/9/202321 minutes, 52 seconds
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NATO talks resume, suspected double murder in Luleå, rise in human trafficking cases, dance permits update

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 9th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Dave Russell
3/9/20232 minutes, 3 seconds
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No crime linked to police chief's death, preliminary date for NATO vote, snow trouble, apartment prices rise slightly

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 8th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Michael Walsh
3/8/20232 minutes, 15 seconds
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Astra Zeneca's exports to Russia, Hungarian delegation in Sweden, police need more investigators, politicians get pay rise

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 7th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua Worth Producer: Michael Walsh
3/7/20232 minutes, 36 seconds
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Record food price rise, Hässleholm car crash, heavy snow expected, eagle numbers soaring

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 6th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage radiosweden.se, or in the app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua Worth Producer: Michael Walsh
3/6/20232 minutes, 18 seconds
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SCB corrects GDP figures, Government looks into crime-related evictions, poor police statistics, Sweden's food supplies

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 3rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua Worth Producer:  Michael Walsh
3/3/20232 minutes, 6 seconds
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Hungarian delegation to visit for NATO talks, girl stabbed in Gothenburg, judge resignations in wake of "snippa" case, skiing bronze

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 2nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sujay DuttProducer: Kris Boswell
3/2/20232 minutes, 14 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: 'Snippa' court case, Northern Lights across Sweden, Drag Race Sverige

Also on the program, Sweden's GDP falls more than expected, and we hear from a man raising money for Ukraine by doing the 90 kilometre Vasaloppet cross-country ski race backwards. Presenters: Michael Walsh and Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
3/2/202322 minutes, 37 seconds
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Swedish economy going through "winter", activists charged with sabotage, Easter rail tickets not for sale yet, Helsingborg bats

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on March 1st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sujay DuttProducer: Kris Boswell
3/1/20232 minutes, 27 seconds
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Life sentence for Biskopsgården murder, more criticism of 'snippa' case, heaviest wolf in 45 years shot, Swedish director heads Cannes jury

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 28th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Sujay Dutt
2/28/20232 minutes, 11 seconds
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Date set for new Nato talks, Sweden now a "prioritised terror target", Zlatan returns to action, Northern lights not only in the North

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 27th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Sujay DuttProducer: Kris Boswell
2/27/20232 minutes, 30 seconds
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New Ukraine weapons package, Hungary's leader backs NATO bid, SAS posts quarterly loss, Liljevalchs spring exhibition opens

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 24th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Michael Walsh
2/24/20232 minutes, 7 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Sweden and Ukraine one year after the fullscale Russian invasion

Sweden's ambassador to Ukraine Tobias Thyberg tells us what he remembers of that fateful week last year, and Ukraine's ambassador to Sweden tells us about some of the issues facing Ukrainian refugees here. We also hear from a Swedish orthopedic surgeon who is treating injured Ukrainian soldiers from the front line.Plus: Police chief found dead in his home, mother tongue language classes and Semla day.Presenters: Ulla Engberg and Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
2/23/202327 minutes, 43 seconds
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Police chief found dead, serious bus collision, car company to lay off staff, success in skiing world championships

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 23rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
2/23/20232 minutes, 3 seconds
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Nordic security meeting, SÄPO security assessment, investigation into Police Chief, 160,000 hens to be put down after salmonella outbreak

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 22nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
2/22/20232 minutes, 49 seconds
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One injured in Kebnekaise avalanche, Chechen blogger alive and well, lukewarm interest for hosting winter Olympics, Fat Tuesday

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 21st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Dave Russell
2/21/20231 minute, 55 seconds
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NATO talks could start again, job cuts on the way for Ericsson, inflation rate falls, Sweden wins 11 medals in biathlon champs

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 20th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
2/20/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Government to tighten labour migration rules, Head of SIDA to go, Storm Otto blows into Sweden,Telenor penalised for security risk

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 17th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua Worth Producer: Dave Russell
2/17/20232 minutes, 44 seconds
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Police stop and search plans, guns and explosives seized, new advice from health agency, storm warning

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 16th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
2/16/20232 minutes, 9 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Swedish aid organisation on challenges in Syria

Also, a new trade union branch has been formed at Spotify Sweden and the circus has come to town, but is it the type of circus you expect? Presented and produced by Maya NaylorReporters: Joshua Worth and Ulla Engberg
2/16/202324 minutes, 2 seconds
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Kristersson in Kyiv, Nato chief in Turkey message, new government foreign policy statement, Sweden joins boxing boycott

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 15th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
2/15/20232 minutes, 35 seconds
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Nato chief says Finland can join first, security meeting called, King requires surgery, news sites hit by suspected cyber attacks

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 14th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Dave Russell
2/14/20232 minutes, 14 seconds
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Job market struggling, Covid vaccines thrown away, trial begins in Kungsträdgården bomb case, Migration Agency Director General to go

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 13th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
2/13/20231 minute, 45 seconds
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Police tighten Stockholm security, Finland NATO update, Swedish search and rescue team in Turkey, Covid recommendation to be taken away

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 10th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Reporter: Joshua WorthProducer: Dave Russell
2/10/20232 minutes, 16 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Sweden to send aid to Turkey and Syria, video clip from fencing congress goes viral

Also, the first leg in the Melodifestivalen took place over the weekend and craft by Ukrainian refugees features at Stockholm Design Week. Presented and produced by Maya NaylorReporter: Dave Russell
2/9/202319 minutes, 47 seconds
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New interest rate hike, snus warning to pregnant women, high winds forecast, King on Jubilee tour

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 9th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
2/9/20232 minutes, 27 seconds
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Increased threat - police say no to new Quran burning demo, fundraising for Turkey and Syria, Sweden to consider hosting Winter Olympics

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 8th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
2/8/20232 minutes, 38 seconds
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Sweden sends aid to Turkey and Syria, US embassy warns of terror risk, passenger boost for airlines, parental leave gender gap

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 7th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Dave Russell
2/7/20232 minutes, 53 seconds
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Kristersson sends condolences to Turkey, food prices soaring, concern over Alzheimer's drug price, Sami Truth Commission seeks testimonies

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 6th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
2/6/20232 minutes, 30 seconds
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Electricity bill rebate approved, social service disinformation, hazardous waste exports stopped, coffee getting cheaper

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 3rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Michael Walsh
2/3/20232 minutes, 4 seconds
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Centre Party elects new leader, terror legislation flagged, SD want police chief sacked, shooting statistics

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 2nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
2/2/20231 minute, 58 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: On sentry duty with the Royal Guard

Also in this week's progamme, we look at Sweden's laws regarding freedom of expression as Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson appeals for calm amid security concerns. We meet military conscripts on guard duty at the Royal Palace and there's a call to parents to wake up to what children are posting on social media. Presenter: Dave RussellReporters: Ulla Engberg and Michael Walsh
2/2/202324 minutes, 31 seconds
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Ola Bini acquitted, police boss suspected of misconduct, Billström responds to Erdogan, open door caused chimpanzee escape

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on February 1st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
2/1/20232 minutes, 28 seconds
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Government drops plans to cut sick pay, Spotify subscriptions climb, Sweden lower on corruption index, three years of COVID-19

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 31st, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Michael Walsh
1/31/20232 minutes, 14 seconds
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Teenager arrested after Skogås shooting, Örebro plane crash report, new electricity rebate plan, no medal for Sweden in handball

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 30th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
1/30/20232 minutes, 26 seconds
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Explosion in Stockholm, Ringhals 4 reopening delayed, H&M's profits down, strawberries not getting picked

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 27th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Michael Walsh
1/27/20231 minute, 47 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Another bumpy week in Sweden's journey to Nato membership

Angry reactions around the world, after the Danish right-wing extremist Rasmus Paludan burnt a copy of the Quran by the Turkish Embassy in Stockholm. How does this affect Sweden's hopes of joining the defence alliance Nato? Also in the programme: a look at what is behind the recent spate of shootings and explosions in Stockholm; the government's latest initiative to try to stop people from applying for asylum in Sweden; and a triple-whammy in Oscar nominations.Presenter: Ulla EngbergReporter: Michael Walsh.
1/26/202329 minutes, 30 seconds
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Explosion in Botkyrka, measures to combat gang related crimes, taxi company won't lower fee, telecom operator to cut jobs

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 26th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
1/26/20232 minutes, 1 second
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Call for boycott of Swedish products, former bank CEO found not guilty, electricity rebates to be paid out, cod potentially affected by leak

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 25th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
1/25/20232 minutes, 16 seconds
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Billström confident Sweden will join NATO with Finland, trust in Government falls, medicine shortage fines, Oscar nominations for Östlund

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 24th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Michael Walsh
1/24/20231 minute, 57 seconds
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Sunken ferry Estonia not seaworthy, Spotify to cut staff, PM Kristersson on burning of the Quran, commuter boats increase in popularity

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 23rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
1/23/20232 minutes, 6 seconds
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Protests for and against Erdogan to go ahead in Stockholm, police respond to wave of violence, fire in Umeå, sniffer dogs at schools

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 20th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Michael Walsh
1/20/20232 minutes, 4 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Archer system for Ukraine, and freedom of speech debate after Erdogan effigy protest

Also in this week's program, we take a look at the Government's planned investigation into mother tongue education in Swedish schools, and we also hear about the legendary comedy duo Hasse and Tage, and what they mean for Swedish cultural history. Presenter: Michael WalshReporters: Maya Naylor and Ulla Engberg
1/19/202322 minutes, 25 seconds
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Brothers guilty of spying for Russia, archer artillery to Ukraine, defence minister to Turkey, A&E staffing levels criticised

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 19th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/19/20232 minutes, 37 seconds
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Energy dominates parliament debate, Lööf thanked with pizza and football, Demirok to revoke Turkish citizenship, another explosion

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 18th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/18/20232 minutes, 19 seconds
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Swedish PM addresses EU parliament, Centre party report government over secrecy, Stockholm explosion, speed skater wins top prize

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 17th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/17/20232 minutes, 26 seconds
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Prosecutor on Erdogan effigy, Säpo wants foreign house buyers restrictions, fewer on income support, SVT gets Olympics

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 16th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
1/16/20232 minutes, 52 seconds
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Erdogan effigy mock hanging condemnation, inflation rise, severe flood warning, EU satellite launchpad ready for lift-off

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 13th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/13/20232 minutes, 21 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Sweden's NATO application & Turkey, and Sweden to mark Golden Jubilee in 2023

Also in today show, the Migration Agency is to increase its co-operation with Swedish universities, and Government propose legal changes in order for more nuclear reactors. Presented and produced by Maya NaylorReporters: Ulla Engberg and Michael Walsh
1/12/202322 minutes, 29 seconds
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Europe's largest rare earths deposit found in Sweden, migration cases, traffic deaths, health agency testing Arlanda sewage

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 12th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/12/20232 minutes, 43 seconds
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Government push to allow new nuclear reactors, serious abuses of power at care homes, Demirok backed as Centre leader, war crimes appeal

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 11th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/11/20232 minutes, 41 seconds
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Warning of increased Russian sabotage, more eggs recalled, anonymous party donations, statue to celebrate women's football

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 10th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
1/10/20232 minutes, 16 seconds
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Kristersson condemns Brazil rioters, SEK 31,900 electricity bill, Palme prize to fights for women's freedom, Frida Karlsson wins Tour de Ski

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 9th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
1/9/20232 minutes, 55 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: 2022 news review

Another chance to listen to our news review of 2022. We are joined by opinion writers Anders Lindberg from Aftonbladet and Anna Dahlberg from Expressen. They help us to look back at the biggest news headlines in Sweden last year. Presented and produced by Maya Naylor.This programme was recorded in December 2022.
1/5/202328 minutes, 2 seconds
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Restrictions on travellers from China, bombing in Stockholm suburb, criticism of electricity plan for businesses

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 5th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
1/5/20232 minutes, 7 seconds
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Hens to be slaughtered, war crimes verdict, two detained for Vällingby killing, electricity savings

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 4th, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
1/4/20232 minutes, 28 seconds
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Covid test proposed for China travellers, PM Kristersson meets Macron, more weather warnings, giant straw goat survives

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 3rd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
1/3/20232 minutes, 15 seconds
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Explosions in Stockholm suburbs, record large wolf hunt underway, troublesome weather, cat registration crashes agency website

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on January 2nd, 2023. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
1/2/20232 minutes, 19 seconds
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Public Health Agency told to analyse Covid situation in China, pit case verdict upheld, Malmö restaurant probe, quiet fireworks more popular

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 30th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
12/30/20222 minutes, 5 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: 2022 news review

We are joined by opinion writers Anders Lindberg from Aftonbladet and Anna Dahlberg from Expressen. They help us to look back at the biggest news headlines in Sweden in 2022. Presented and produced by Maya Naylor
12/29/202228 minutes, 15 seconds
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Businesses to be offered tax delays, heavy snow warning, no arrests after Stockholm blast, record number hospitalised for Covid-19

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 29th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
12/29/20221 minute, 55 seconds
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Minister questions foreign aid to organisations offering 'conversion therapy', snow in west, footballers awarded, Sweden's most-loaned book

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 28th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
12/28/20222 minutes, 8 seconds
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Government wants elderly to get vaccinated, research on childhood obesity, customs seizes more firecrackers, 2022's new words

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 27th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Michael Walsh
12/27/20222 minutes, 14 seconds
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Foreign aid seen more negatively, Engström verdict won't be appealed, EU Presidency to cost SEK 1.25 billion, free pizza for Christmas

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 23rd, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. We'll be back with more news on December 27th. God jul! Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
12/23/20222 minutes, 21 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Migration rules and the Swedish video games industry

Also in the program, we go through the latest forecast on Sweden's looming economic downturn, and we hear from foreign residents who won't be spending time with family over the festive season, as they're not allowed to leave Sweden, and for those of you spending your first Christmas in Sweden, we look at what it entails. Presenter: Michael WalshReporter: Dave Russell
12/22/202223 minutes, 9 seconds
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Government scraps company electricity support plans, NATO press conference, Estonia military transports, miniature mouse installation back

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 22nd, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
12/22/20222 minutes, 54 seconds
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PM's Christmas Speech, Swedes plan to buy fewer presents, record high digital subscriptions and dispute on meteorite ownership continues

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 21st, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Alexander MaxiaProducer: Kris Boswell
12/21/20221 minute, 57 seconds
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New covid-19 wave warning, Turkey unhappy with Swedish court decision, contaminated water verdict, meteorite dispute ruling

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 20th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
12/20/20222 minutes, 39 seconds
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Life sentence for 18-year old, opposition want electricity cash for northern Sweden, Turkey extradition denied, chimps back in enclosure

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 19th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Simon LinterProducer: Kris Boswell
12/19/20222 minutes, 29 seconds
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Cold snap leads to large electricity imports, Covid cases on the rise, update on escaped chimps, trains cheaper than flights

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 16th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
12/16/20222 minutes, 51 seconds
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Chimps still on loose, government instructions to Migration Agency, confidential health info shared illegally, Swedes using cash less

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 15th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Joshua WorthProducer: Kris Boswell
12/15/20222 minutes, 41 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Latest inflation figures, Stockholmers offer advice on how to keep costs down over Christmas

Also, the Migration Agency responds to recent criticism over long waiting times when dealing with residency and citizenship applications. And the Swedish Red Cross say the destruction in some parts of Ukraine is "massive". Presented by Maya NaylorReporters: Joshua Worth, Simon Linter and Michael Walsh
12/15/202220 minutes, 58 seconds
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Inflation climbs again, Sweden's EU presidency aims, escaped chimps shot dead, E18 motorway closure

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 14th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
12/14/20222 minutes, 3 seconds
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Cement giant mining permit, migration agency "too slow and passive", major hospital cancels planned ops, politician stops Lucia procession

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 13th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
12/13/20222 minutes, 52 seconds
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Police chief investigated for misuse of office, new electricity price hike, Nilla Fischer retires, milk consumption plummets

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 12th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
12/12/20222 minutes, 19 seconds
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Government asks Swedes to save electricity, Postnord not living up to expectations, Covid cases up, students excited about Nobel

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 9th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
12/9/20222 minutes, 46 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Migration minister on permanent residence permits and waiting times

We quiz Sweden's migration minister about the new government's migration policy plans. Also the big court case in Gotland. We meet the man's with the balcony apartment lighting up Stockholm, and the lucky lottery winner who'll be going to this weekend's social event of the year.Presenter Dave RussellProducer: Kris Boswell
12/8/202224 minutes, 47 seconds
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More rail delay warnings, extraditions to Turkey, Sweden Democrat wrongly expelled from union, Swedes expect to spend less on Christmas

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 8th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
12/8/20222 minutes, 3 seconds
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Swedish authorities hit by spate of IT incidents, Cementa to continue mining, no new Covid restrictions, new hymns for hymn book

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on December 7th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
12/7/20222 minutes, 43 seconds
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Gotland killer sentenced, carers convicted of neglect, network problems affect health care regions, Duplantis and van der Poel awarded

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 6th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Ulla EngbergProducer: Kris Boswell
12/6/20222 minutes, 21 seconds
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Government gang crime proposal, Södertälje shooting, serious crash near Staffanstorp, pub employee prosecuted for drug offences

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 5th, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Michael WalshProducer: Kris Boswell
12/5/20222 minutes, 26 seconds
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Ringhals 4 offline for longer, Social Democrats to report PM to KU, suspected cyber attack on unemployment fund, anger over owl capture

A round-up of the main headlines in Sweden on November 2nd, 2022. You can hear more reports on our homepage www.radiosweden.se, or in our app Sveriges Radio Play. Presenter: Maya NaylorProducer: Kris Boswell
12/2/20221 minute, 59 seconds
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Radio Sweden Weekly: Changes ahead for non-EU researchers - but when?