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  1. Get happy in the world's happiest countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CNN

    Denmark is the happiest country in the world, according to the World Happiness Report 2013, the most recent United Nations happiness study available. For an obviously happy place, head to Copenhagen's Tivoli Gardens , one of the world's oldest amusement parks.

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  2. Unfazed by Crisis, IKEA Moves Ahead With Russian InvestmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The St. Petersburg Times

    IKEA, the world's biggest furniture retailer, plans to spend up to 3 billion euros on new shopping centers over the next 5 to 7 years, aiming to cash in on the popularity of its stores by collecting rent from retailers keen to set up nearby. The Swedish company formed IKEA Centers last year to group its existing out-of-town shopping malls and retail parks, and further develop a real estate business out of its core retail chain that sells cheap, mainly self-assembly furniture.

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  3. The woman who is giving Google sleepless nightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rediff.com

    In EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, who has kickstarted the long-pending anti-trust investigation into Google, the internet search giant may have finally met its match. y kids or myself never consider for a minute this is a US company or a European company.

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  4. IKEA in shopping mall pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    COPENHAGEN: IKEA, the world's biggest furniture retailer, plans to spend up to a 3 billion on new shopping centres over the next 5-7 years, aiming to cash in on the popularity of its stores by collecting rent from retailers keen to set up nearby. The Swedish company formed IKEA Centres last year to group its existing out-of-town shopping malls and retail parks, and further develop a real estate business out of its core retail chain that sells cheap, mainly self-assembly furniture.

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  5. WikiLeaks' Assange agrees to London questioning - lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Julian Assange has agreed to be questioned at Ecuador's London embassy over allegations of sexual assault, his Swedish lawyer said on Thursday. File photo of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange during a news conference at the Ecuadorian embassy in central London August 18, 2014.

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  6. Europa Nostra Award For Renovation Of Armenian Church And MonasteryRead the original story

    Thursday | Groong

    EUROPA NOSTRA AWARD FOR RENOVATION OF ARMENIAN CHURCH AND MONASTERY APRIL 14TH, 2015 CYPRUS2 COMMENTS The Armenian Church and Monastery in the northern part of Nicosia has won a Europa Nostra award, the European Commission said on Tuesday. The Commission and Europa Nostra on Tuesday revealed the winners of the 2015 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards, considered Europe's most prestigious prize in the heritage field.

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  7. Lower Carbon = Higher ProfitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Forbes.com

    I have covered the relationship between humans and our natural environment since 1985, when I discovered my college was discarding radioactive waste in the dumpster. That story ran in the Arizona Republic, and I have worked the energy-and-environment beat ever since-for dailies in Arizona and California, for alternative weeklies including New Times and Newcity, for online innovators such as True/Slant, The Weather Channel's Forecast Earth project, and The New York Times Company's LifeWire syndicate.

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  8. Daily Dish: 4/16/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Gary Oldman, left, and Tom Hardy appear in a scene from the film, "Child 44." AP Photo Sentinel and Enterprise staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. Russia on Wednesday scrapped the release of a new Hollywood movie, just a day before it was to open, with the culture minister saying it insulted the nation by describing it as "a sort of Mordor."

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  9. The Danish Politician Who Brought Antitrust Charges Against GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A longtime Danish politician, she has brought an assertive approach to Europe's competition ministry since taking over late last year. She also may be the only regulator in Brussels known for knitting elephants.

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  10. Oscar Ahlin and Alexander Hagen Eye Statement WinsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Boxing Scene

    Oscar Ahlin is back in action on May 2. The Stockholm-fighter will face Cameroon-born German Bernard Donfack at the Frederiksberg-Hallerne in Copenhagen. Ahlin wowed fans in the Danish capital last month with the spectacular first-round knockout of Alvaro Gaona.

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  11. IKEA to invest up to 3bn in new shopping centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Business World

    IKEA, the world's biggest furniture retailer, plans to spend up to 3 billion euros on new shopping centers over the next 5-7 years, aiming to cash in on the popularity of its stores by collecting rent from retailers keen to set up nearby. The Swedish company formed IKEA Centers last year to group its existing out-of-town shopping malls and retail parks, and further develop a real estate business out of its core retail chain that sells cheap, mainly self-assembly furniture.

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  12. Online popularity does countRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Iol.co.za

    The 1888 Hotel in Sydney, where people with more than 30 000 Instagram followers can redeem a free one-night stay. London A hotel in Sweden offers discounted accommodation to those with a high number of Facebook friends and Instagram followers.

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  13. How to stay fit while travelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Seattle Times

    Whether you're a serious athlete or a weekend warrior, those who like to keep their heart pumping while sightseeing have plenty of great options in Europe. From scenic jogs through Stockholm to paddling a boat in Hyde Park to biking through bustling Amsterdam, active travel can be better travel.

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  14. Livres du Moment: What I'm ReadingRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Lost In Cheeseland

    April 7 wasn't merely a Tuesday, it was the much-anticipated publication date for spring book releases and an exciting milestone for many authors' writing careers. So in the spirit of new book season, I thought I would take stock of the newer-to-me books in my collection and compile a few of my favorites.

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  15. CaroTrans Enhances Direct Service Portfolio to Northern EuropeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Sys-Con Media

    This direct service option eliminates transshipment costs and delays associated with freight moving via adjacent ports in Northern Europe. For the last 13 years, CaroTrans has partnered with Nordicon a leading NVO in the Nordic region with offices in Sweden, Finland, Norway and Denmark.

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  16. Is Sweden top in the world for expat families?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Local

    With inexpensive childcare and generous parental leave, Sweden is often painted as a family paradise. As the Nordic country once again comes out top in a poll of where in the world is best for raising children, three families tell The Local about their ups and downs of expat life in Sweden.

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  17. Business Traveler: Economy Class Is About to Get Even More UncomfortableRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Skift

    The Airline Interiors Expo in Hamburg is this week, meaning a slew of new cabin concepts are about to hit the wire. I'm sure that there will be plenty small upgrades regarding fancy new lighting or better wines with better pairings for premium cabins , but what's really going to get airline execs excited is how efficient their aircraft can be.

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  18. Commuters hit by rush hour cable fire in capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Local

    Swedish rail commuters are facing delays caused by a signal failure and a cable that caught fire at Stockholm's SA dra station, with services expected to remain disrupted until Monday evening. "A rail grinder caused a cable fire that led to the signal error at Stockholm Sdra," Stefan Bjrkqvist, from the agency's management team told Swedish newswire TT.

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  19. Sweden says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange remains under arrest warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | The Age

    Sweden's Attorney-General says he is confident Julian Assange will remain subject to an arrest warrant relating to allegations of sexual assault. Attorney-General Anders Perklev also reaffirmed his confidence in Swedish prosecutor Marianne Ny, who for more than four-and-a-half years refused to interview the Australian WikiLeaks publisher in London, but abruptly changed her mind last month after Sweden's highest court decided to hear an appeal by Mr Assange asking that the warrant for his arrest be quashed.

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  20. Carry on: Emirates A380 flights, Etihad-Virgin Australia codeshare, Sunshine Coast and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | NBR Newsroom

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