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British military chiefs accuse underspending NATO members of getting 'free ride' ahead of summit
The 25th TaiwanFest featured art, music and food as well as social activism this weekend in Vancouver.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Sweden discovers suspected case of Ebola: official
The person fell ill after visiting an area known to be hit by the virus and is now being held in isolation, the newspaper Svenska Dagbladet reported on its website.
Sweden discovers suspected case of Ebola
A suspected case of the Ebola virus has been discovered in the Swedish capital Stockholm, a local official told AFP on Sunday .
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Big data show that history does indeed repeat itself. What does that mean for foreign policymaking -- and tackling crises from Ukraine to Syria? Working in policymaking is a lot like being a real-life time traveler: It is an inherently forward-looking process in which decisions are made today based on an estimate of what tomorrow might look like.
The Winnipeg Free Press
It seems everyone in Copenhagen gets around on bikes. And when parked, no one bothers with a lock because the city has virtually no crime.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Denmark's Gold Coast Market
Copenhagen's exclusive northern suburbs--nicknamed the Whiskey Belt--are seeing a surge in prices after some five years of decline.
Pique News Magazine
No one was more surprised than the Finns - languishing in the shadow cast by the rest of Scandinavia - when post-millennium travel guides quietly began to tire of Stockholm's hyper-hipster culture in favour of declaring the Finnish capital the new "it" place.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Your Next Food-Pilgrimage City: Gothenburg, Sweden
I've been a travel writer and editor for 12 years - including several as a senior editor at ForbesLife - and I've written about more than 350 luxury hotels in 68 countries .
Chuck Berry Skips Polar Music Prize Ceremony Due To Illness
Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry was unable to accept the 2014 Polar Music Prize in Sweden on Tuesday due to ill health.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
A Pioneer of Color Photography Gets His Due
Keld Helmer-Petersen, "Untitled" , from the series '122 Color Photographs,' Lambda print Late artistic recognition and rediscoveries can be bluesy affairs, full of sin and redemption: some grievous or unfortunate oversight has occurred, but with time and hindsight perhaps the error can be righted, the spirits lifted, the artist given the credit he ... (more)
10 things I love about Norway
Farmer Bob and I recently spent two weeks in Norway to celebrate our 40th anniversary.
Ericsson hosts winners from Oman and Egypt's Smart School Competition in Sweden
Ericsson recently hosted six talented students from Region Middle East in the company's headquarter in Sweden.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
A Defiant Ecuador Seeks Solutions in Assange Case
Jonathan Cook reports from the West Bank on How the Media and Human Rights Groups Cover for Israel's War Crimes; Jeffrey St. Clair on Why Israel is Losing; Nick Alexandrov on Honduras Five Years After the Coup; Joshua Frank on California's Water Crisis; Ismael Hossein-Zadeh on Finance Capital and Inequality; Kathy Deacon on The Center for the Whole ... (more)
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Stockholm beckons ecology professor
Ashok Ghosh, head, water and environment department, AN College, has got an opportunity to teach at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, for two months.
Dawn Chorus: Sweden
I was in Stockholm for work, and had a chance to spend a few days in this beautiful city.
5 Feel Good (Yet Random) Facts That Will Brighten Your Day
Hate speeders? So does Stockholm. Kevin Richardson proposed the idea of rewarding drivers traveling at or below the posted limit with a cash lottery, funded by the fines on speeding drivers.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
My Fashion Life
How To Enjoy A Stress-free Vacation In Copenhagen
Copenhagen has attractions to suit a wide range of tastes and interests. That said, a weekend in Copenhagen is perfect for those who want to relax and unwind in a place that is filled with character and energy .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Overseas Property Blog
Denmark Out of The Debt Trap
Denmark has finally been able to break out from the debt trap. With the improvement of amortization rates, the world's most severely indebted households have been saved from the buildup of further debts.