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How Sweden became the Silicon Valley...

How Sweden became the Silicon Valley...

Business

Wed, Aug 11 2021

Sweden's home computer drive, and concurrent early investment in internet connectivity, help explain...

Iran 1988 mass murder trial begins in...

Iran 1988 carnage trial begins

World

Tue, Aug 10 2021

Human rights organisations have long campaigned for justice for the estimated 5,000 prisoners killed...

9 killed in Swedish airplane crash

9 killed in Swedish airplane crash

Europe

Fri, Jul 9 2021

Police said the plane, a DHC-2 Turbo Beaver, was carrying 8 skydivers and one pilot

Swedish PM resigns after losing no confidence...

Swedish PM resigns after losing no confidence...

Europe

Mon, Jun 28 2021

In announcing his resignation, Lofven criticized the move to topple him without having a majority secured...

Swedish govt toppled in no-confidence...

Swedish govt toppled in no-confidence...

Europe

Mon, Jun 21 2021

After 11 unsuccessful no-confidence votes in modern Swedish political history, Stefan Lofven becomes...

Sweden grants $725,000 to support UNFPA...

Sweden continues to fund UNFPA mission...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Jun 10 2021

The contribution is intended to help UNFPA’s efforts to strengthen quality and availability of...

Sweden see off Armenia in Euro...

Sweden see off Armenia in Euro...

Football

Sun, Jun 6 2021

Janne Andersson's side kick off their European Championship campaign against Spain in Seville on...

Sweden airports to charge high-polluting...

Sweden airports to charge high-polluting...

Europe

Tue, Mar 23 2021

This scheme will benefit newer and more efficient aircraft while older planes will have to face higher...

Swedish minister happy with Bangladesh’s...

BD’s use of climate related support...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Mar 19 2021

‘Climate-adaptive livelihoods are reducing climate migration which will have long term positive...

ED: We can, and must, do better

ED: We can, and must, do better

Editorial

Sat, Mar 13 2021

We need to further improve the efficacy of our judiciary so that public officials are held...

Ibrahimovic poised for Sweden...

Ibrahimovic poised for Sweden...

Sports

Sat, Mar 6 2021

Ibrahimovic, who has 116 caps and 62 goals, has not worn the Swedish jersey since Euro 2016

PM seeks Swedish investment in special...

PM seeks Swedish investment in special...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Dec 3 2020

Bangladesh and Sweden share a historic relationship, says Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

Swedish woman arrested for keeping son...

Locked up at home for 28 years

Europe

Tue, Dec 1 2020

The reports said the mother had pulled her son out of school when he was 12 and kept him locked inside...

ED: Partnerships make us stronger

ED: Partnerships make us stronger

Editorial

Fri, Sep 25 2020

Sweden has been of Bangladesh’s most fruitful relationships, going back nearly 50 years

Nobel prize cash raised to $1.1m

Nobel prize cash raised to $1.1m

Europe

Thu, Sep 24 2020

This year's will be announced during the week of October 5

Sweden: Friendship between countries,...

Sweden: Friendship between countries,...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Sweden has allocated 90 million SEK to support Bangladesh in tackling the Covid-19 pandemic

Parents locked up kids for months in...

Parents locked up kids for months in...

Europe

Fri, Sep 4 2020

The Scandinavian country has one of the world's highest Covid-19 death tolls relative to population,...

Riot in Sweden after anti-Muslim Danish...

Riot in Sweden after anti-Muslim Danish...

Europe

Sun, Aug 30 2020

The violence had subsided by Saturday morning

Sweden beefs up Baltic Sea forces amid...

Sweden beefs up Baltic Sea forces amid...

Europe

Wed, Aug 26 2020

Sweden's military said the risk of an attack on the country was low, but that given the uncertain...

Lindelof tackles thief in Sweden

Lindelof tackles thief in Sweden

Sports

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Lindelof chased and caught the man before handing him over to the authorities

Sweden, UNFPA help Bangladesh in Covid-19...

Sweden, UNFPA help Bangladesh in Covid-19...

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 13 2020

The grants follow support received from the government of Sweden in early May 2020 towards UNFPA’s...