New worldwide Netflix sequence embrace Salma Hayek's 'Monarca'

In February, the company said it aimed to have round 700 unique TV reveals and films on its streaming service this 12 months, with round 80 titles being produced exterior of the US. Along with Monarca, Netflix additionally introduced this week that filming for its first Swedish unique sequence had begun. It’s a drama referred […]

By His Absence, Zlatan Ibrahimovic Makes Sweden Stronger at the World Cup

By His Absence, Zlatan Ibrahimovic Makes Sweden Stronger on the World Cup

The phrase Sweden’s gamers emphasize most when discussing themselves is “collective.” That comes direct from Andersson, the coach, after all, however it’s also rooted in a response to what went earlier than, when Sweden was a cult of a person. To observers of the group at Euro 2016, it appeared as if Ibrahimovic — arguably, […]

Arvid Carlsson, Who Discovered a Treatment for Parkinson’s, Dies at 95

Arvid Carlsson, Who Discovered a Treatment for Parkinson’s, Dies at 95

During World War II, Dr. Carlsson, who had hitchhiked to Germany with a pal as an adolescent in the summertime of 1939, earlier than the outbreak of World War II, was in his first 12 months of scientific coaching when, in 1944, he was recruited to look at former prisoners of German focus camps, a […]

For a 90-Minute Game, a Train Ride of 27 Hours

For a 90-Minute Game, a Train Ride of 27 Hours

YEKATERINBURG, Russia — After almost 27 hours and 900 miles on a prepare from Moscow, Hans Josefsson’s pedicure remained immaculate. Before leaving Sweden 10 days earlier for the World Cup, he had his toenails painted blue and gold, the colours of the nationwide soccer group. “A professional did it; I knew I would do a […]

Rape Charges Filed in Scandal Tied to Nobel Literature Prize

Rape Charges Filed in Scandal Tied to Nobel Literature Prize

The scandal erupted in November, when the newspaper Dagens Nyheter reported on accusations of sexual misconduct in opposition to Mr. Arnault by 18 ladies, over three many years, placing him and the Swedish Academy on the coronary heart of Sweden’s most distinguished #MeToo episode but. One lady, Anna-Karin Bylund, a textile artist, mentioned she had […]

Was the Killer of Sweden’s Leader in 1986 Under Investigators’ Noses All This Time?

Was the Killer of Sweden’s Leader in 1986 Under Investigators’ Noses All This Time?

STOCKHOLM — Shadowy Italians. The C.I.A. Mysterious arms sellers. Kurdish rebels. Chilean fascists. Agents of the apartheid regime in South Africa. The forged of suspects within the unsolved killing in February 1986 of Olof Palme, the Swedish prime minister, has by no means been quick on intrigue and theories linking his demise to an array […]

Swedish Law Now Recognizes Sex Without Consent as Rape

Swedish Law Now Recognizes Sex Without Consent as Rape

Among those who have, Iceland changed its law earlier this 12 months. Other international locations which have consent-based laws embrace England, Ireland, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Cyprus, Belgium, and Germany. Finland and Denmark are additionally contemplating related proposals. Norway’s Parliament rejected related adjustments to its personal legal guidelines final month. The largest impression of the […]

If War Comes? Stock Up on Tortillas and Wet Wipes, Sweden Suggests

If War Comes? Stock Up on Tortillas and Wet Wipes, Sweden Suggests

STOCKHOLM — It’s not that Sweden’s authorities is nervous. Officials simply need the four.eight million Swedish households to be ready for rising seas, cyber sabotage, pretend information, terrorist assaults, meals shortages and even conflict with a sure large neighbor to the east. “What would you do if your everyday life was turned upside down?” reads […]