18 hrs ago
The Chronicle Herald
Roots in rural Ontario let Nobel winner Munro nurture urge to write
Canadian author Alice Munro in Toronto in 2009. Tuesday, Munro's daughter Jenny is expected at the Nobel Prize award ceremony to accept the honour from King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden on her mother's behalf.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Miami Herald
Dead of winter? Not in Northern Europe.
Rail Europe, 800-622-8600; www.raileurope.com/rail-tickets-passes/ . For my train route between Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Stockholm, I bought a Eurail Global FlexiPass, which gives you 10 days of travel within a two-month period over a broad network of European national train systems.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Alice Munro's popularity as a Nobel laureate is 'remarkable,' says Academy
Canadian short story great Alice Munro may be too unwell to travel to Stockholm to receive her Nobel Prize in literature on Tuesday, but she's still making a big impact on the Swedish capital.
Live Updates: Traffic shutdown as Bodil approaches
A storm is expected to cross Denmark today and tonight bringing hurricane-force winds and storm surges across the entire country UPDATE 14:20: The bridge to Sweden, resundsbroen, is now closed.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Tobago welcomes first Scandinavian flight
Tobago last night welcomed the inaugural flight of the Kuoni-Apollo charter from Scandinavia to the ANR Robinson International Airport.
Mail on Sunday
Are Sweden's streets about to get a lot safer? Volvo to test 100...
Volvo's self-driving cars will use 37 miles of selected roads in and around Gothenburg, Sweden in 2017, described as 'commuter arteries' The cars use sensors, cameras and GPS to analyse the traffic around them so they can navigate the roads safely and even park themselves The company believes autonomous driving will let people interact safely via ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Jonas Von Essen, memory champion.
On Monday, Sweden's Jonas Von Essen trounced the hot favourite, Johannes Mallow of Germany - a man of such renown, he is known as the "Human Hard Disk".
Eritrea: 58 Thousand Kroner and 25 Thousand Nakfa Extended Towards...
A total of 58 thousand Kronor and 25 thousand Nakfa have been extended towards assisting families of fallen heroes and nurturing orphans.
Ethiopia: Ethiopian Airlines Celebrates Its Tenth Anniversary of Flights to Sweden
Ethiopian Airlines celebrated the 10th anniversary of air services to Stockholm at in the Swedish capital on Wednesday .
Sun Dec 01, 2013
NEWTrue Blood, Fresh Meat and Don't Ever Wipe Tears Without Gloves
Alexander SkarsgA rd gets naked in a deckchair in true Blood, Vod's mum comes to stay in Fresh Meat while three-parter documents Aids in Sweden.
Christmas Market at Old Town Stockholm
Visiting the Christmas Market in Stockholm, Sweden has become an annual tradition for mastok .
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Japan Times
Prolific Swedish ambassador indulges passion for haiku
Over the years, Swedish Ambassador to Japan Lars Vargo has published 15 books related to Japan, but for the past decade, his love affair with the country has largely been told in one literary form: haiku.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Bergen: Disney Launches a New Adventure Inspired by the Movie 'Frozen'
Norway: Fjords, Bergen & Oslo is a seven-night, eight-day vacation that revolves around hands-on experiences.
Discovery Educator Network
On this daya
Anders Celsius, a Swedish astronomer, physicist, and mathematician, was born on November 27, 1701.
Publisher's Corner: Review of 'The Cinnamon Snail'
PublisherA's Corner is InOutA's occasional section profiling recently published books in English of interest to non-Danes living in Denmark.Books are submitted by the publisher for promotional consideration, but all profiles are independently written by a member of InOut staff unless otherwise indicated.
Stockholm Arlanda innovating to improve passenger experience
Swedavia has invested SEK400 million in the refurbishment and expansion of Stockholm Arlanda's Terminal 2. The 2,000sqm expansion provides additional airside space for shops, play areas for children, spacious new gate areas, and more than twice the previous amount of seating.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Postcard from... Malmo
Jamie Merrill is a general news reporter and motoring journalist for The Independent, The Independent on Sunday and i.
Syria, the forgotten story and now this: Two Swedish Journalists Missing In Syria
It is impossible to cover every news story. If you try to cover every news story, you just slap the surface of all the stories and thus don't cover any one story well.
The Japan Times
Air France's new chef; SAS Narita lounges a plus; AirAsia to fly to Nagoya
Since Oct. 1, and for a period of six months, Air France has been offering special meals prepared by new chef Thibaut Ruggeri to its Business Class passengers on long-haul flights.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Nine helpful hints to adjust to life in Sweden
"But they don't all have HR managers who act accordingly." De Leeuw-van Wijk says she's come across some truly appalling attitudes toward globally recruited staff and their families who have relocated to Sweden from abroad.