Prison, juvenile detention for killers of store owner

Published: kl 16:13 , Radio Sweden

Two brothers, 18 and 21, were convicted Wednesday for the murder of a corner store owner in Halmstad in southern Sweden last fall and sentenced to 3 and a half years juvenile detention and 10 years prison, respectively.

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Why can't girls and boys play in the same teams?

Published: kl 15:59 , Radio Sweden

Two eleven-year-old girls were accused of being boys and their team of cheating, since bringing in boys would supposedly give the team an advantage. Radio Sweden speaks to a historian who says that boys and girls could, in fact, compete in the same teams, and it would even be good for society.

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Activists chain themselves to mining drill

Published: kl 10:18 , Radio Sweden

Around ten activists have chained themselves to a large drill machine at a mine in Norra Kärr, by Sweden's second largest lake, Vättern.

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No flights between Sweden and Israel

Published: tisdag 22 juli kl 21:19 , Radio Sweden

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) and Norwegian Air have cancelled flights from Sweden to Israel because of the developments in the ongoing conflict between Israel and Hamas, including a rocket that landed near the Tel Aviv airport. 

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Vattenfall posts lower losses

Published: kl 11:21 , Radio Sweden

The Swedish state-owned energy company Vattenfall has announced a loss of SEK 3.1 billion before tax for this year's second quarter, compared to a SEK 28.5 billion loss the same quarter last year.

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