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Britain Commits $333 Million To Help Carriers Replace Huawei 5G

Britain will spend $333 million to diversify its sources of 5G wireless equipment after banning China's Huawei from supplying the next-generation technology. From a report: Huawei is set to be excluded from British 5G networks by 2027 due to security concerns, leaving phone carriers reliant on a supply duopoly of Finland's Nokia and Sweden's Ericsson. Around $67 million of the total will be spent next year to help build "a secure and resilient 5G network" according to documents published on Wedn...
Tags: UK, Sweden, White House, China, Nokia, Digital, US, Tech, Britain, Finland, Huawei, Ericsson, BT Group, CK Hutchison Holdings, Rishi Sunak, Oliver Dowden


The Prince of Sweden and his wife Princess Sophia both tested positive for COVID-19, as their country struggles under a brutal second wave of infections

Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and Princess Sofia are isolating at home, after testing positive for COVID-19. Michael Campanella/Getty Images Prince Carl Philip and his wife, Princess Sophia, have both tested positive for COVID-19 after showing symptoms of the coronavirus. The pair attended a funeral with the reigning King of Sweden and other members of the royal family on Friday, and they showed negative test results then. The king, queen, crown princess and her husband have all been tested...
Tags: Science, News, Sweden, Instagram, Trends, Victoria, Stockholm, Sofia, Stockholm Sweden, Sophia, R, Carl Philip, L, Jonas Ekstromer, Carl XVI Gustav, Vasastan


Petra Vlhova Claims Victory in Lech Zürs Parallel

Under the lights in Lech Zürs tonight, Petra Vlhova topped surprise finalist Paula Moltzan in the Big Final. It's the First podium in the World Cup for the American. Lara Gut topped Sara Hector of Sweden in the Small Final. [Author: Ski Paradise]
Tags: Sweden, Sport, Skiing, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise, Alpine Skiing, Petra Vlhova, Arlberg, Lech Zürs, Parallel Giant Slalom, 2020-2021 Winter Season, Parallel Race, Ski Arlberg, Paula Moltzan, Sara Hector


Ibrahimovic in talks about restarting international career: Swedish FA

Stockholm (AFP) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic is in talks with Sweden head coach Janne Andersson about a potential return to the national team, the Swedish Football Association said Thursday. The news comes only a day after... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sweden, Sport, Soccer, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Fa, Stockholm, Afp, Ibrahimovic, Swedish Football Association, Janne Andersson


Comment on braised ginger meatballs in coconut broth by Rachel T

I made this tonight- it was a hit! Kid and grown-up approved. I served it with shredded carrot and shredded cabbage since I didn’t have any leafy greens on hand, delicious! (Also I made it with vegan ground-meat replacement, formbarfärs for those in Sweden, worked like a charm!)
Tags: Food, Sweden, Rachel T


Vote up to prevent execution of Swedish professor to be executed by Iran based on false charges!

Sweden urged Iranian authorities not to execute Ahmadreza Djalali, a Swedish-Iranian dual national.
Tags: Sweden, Iran, Ahmadreza Djalali


Sweden's Prince Carl Philip and wife test positive for coronavirus

Sweden's Prince Carl Philip and his wife Princess Sofia have tested positive for COVID-19, the Swedish royal court said on Thursday.
Tags: Sweden, Sofia, Carl Philip


Coronavirus live news: Swedish royals self-isolating after positive test; Germany extends partial lockdown

Sweden’s Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia ‘have light flu symptoms’; Merkel warns restrictions may last until next year; Ukraine reports record daily case riseSicily asks Cuba to send medics as Italy fights second Covid waveChristmas and Covid: is mixing households a good idea?Germany to decide next round of Covid restrictionsSee all our coronavirus coverage 11.30am GMT Over in Greece military C-130 transport planes have begun airlifting patients stricken with Covid-19 from Drama, in th...
Tags: Europe, Science, Sweden, Greece, Germany, UK News, World news, US news, Ukraine, Asia Pacific, Infectious Diseases, Italy, Athens, Merkel, Puma, Cuba


Except for Sweden, total mortality data CAN’T be used to estimate the magnitude of the pandemic

Someone asked me to do a similar analysis to my Sweden analysis, for the UK. It is crucial to recognise that we can’t do similar analysis for ANY other country. Any such analysis will be far more complicated. The following extract from my email response to this person outlines the reasons why we can’t simply […]
Tags: Travel, UK, Sweden, Current Affairs


Swedish runestones open gateway to ancient Viking civilization

An hour's drive north of Stockholm, the Rune Kingdom offers a mysterious portal into Sweden's past that reveals unexpected truths about the country's Viking ancestors.
Tags: Sweden, Cnn, Stockholm


Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden test positive for COVID-19

Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden are in isolation after testing positive for...
Tags: Sweden, Sofia, Carl Philip


Elon Musk promoted coronavirus misinformation for months. Then his own infection kept him out of SpaceX's astronaut launch.

Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, has repeatedly criticized coronavirus public-health measures. Susan Walsh/AP; NIH; Photo illustration by Business Insider Elon Musk has promoted unscientific ideas and misinformation about coronavirus case numbers and testing since March. But Musk tested positive for COVID-19 this month, which prevented him from attending SpaceX's landmark astronaut launch. Musk then reached out to an epidemiologist to help him understand PCR testing after months of ...
Tags: Transportation, Spacex, Elon Musk, Florida, Science, News, Sweden, Washington Post, Berlin, US, Trends, Tweets, Tesla, Nasa, Analysis, Food And Drug Administration


Sweden: No signs that herd immunity is slowing down the virus

Over 25 per cent of Sweden’s total coronavirus cases were recorded in November alone
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Winnipeg Jets prospect David Gustafsson’s loan agreement with Tingsryds extended

The centre will be sticking around in Sweden for a bit longer. The post Winnipeg Jets prospect David Gustafsson's loan agreement with Tingsryds extended first appeared on Illegal Curve Hockey.
Tags: Sweden, Sport, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Columns, Latest, Winnipeg Jets, Manitoba Moose, David Gustafsson


Iran rejects Sweden's appeal over doctor sentenced to death

Sweden urged Iranian authorities not to execute Ahmadreza Djalali, a Swedish-Iranian dual national.
Tags: News, Sweden, Iran, Ahmadreza Djalali


Fernbeziehung: 11 süße Weihnachtsgeschenke für dein*e Partner*in

Fernbeziehungen sind nicht leicht – vor allem nicht zurzeit und nicht zur Weihnachtszeit. Am liebsten würdet ihr jeden Winterabend gemeinsam eingekuschelt vor dem Fernseher verbringen und euch einen romantischen Weihnachtsfilm nach dem anderen anschauen. Aber leider bleibt euch aufgrund der Distanz nur der süße Gute-Nacht-Anruf vor dem Schlafengehen – mehr Nähe ist da einfach nicht drin. Deshalb ist das beste Geschenk, das du deinem Partner oder deiner Partnerin an Heiligabend machen kannst, wa...
Tags: Amazon, Fashion, Music, Sweden, New York City, Mit, Netflix, Brooklyn, Paris, Hulu, Facetime, LDR, Eddy, Kiehl, Rosen, Abend


Swedish Life Expectancy to Drop for First Time in Century Due to Covid-19

Life expectancy is falling in Sweden, which the country’s statistics agency says is directly tied to the coronavirus pandemic.
Tags: Sweden, First Time


COVID-19 has made life expectancy in Sweden drop by the biggest amount in 75 years

People stroll at the Drottninggatan shopping street in central Stockholm on November 10, 2020. Sweden is yet to implement a national lockdown amid the pandemic. Fredrik Sandberg/TT News Agency/AFP via Getty Images This year, Swedish life expectancy is set to fall by 0.3 years for women and 0.5 years for men. This would be the biggest drop in life expectancy in Sweden since 1944. The expected drop is largely down to the COVID-19 pandemic, Statistics Sweden said. The country is in the midst ...
Tags: Europe, UK, Sweden, Trends, Healthcare, Who, Norway, Life Expectancy, Stockholm, Swedish, World Health Organization WHO, Stefan Lofven, Statistics Sweden, Lockdown, Stockholm county, FREDRIK SANDBERG


COVID-19 has dropped life expectancy in Sweden by the biggest amount since 1944, as a top official warns there is 'no signs' of herd immunity

People stroll at the Drottninggatan shopping street in central Stockholm on November 10, 2020. Sweden is yet to implement a national lockdown amid the pandemic. Fredrik Sandberg/TT News Agency/AFP via Getty Images This year, Swedish life expectancy is set to fall by 0.3 years for women and 0.5 years for men. This would be the biggest drop in life expectancy in Sweden since 1944. The expected drop is largely down to the COVID-19 pandemic, Statistics Sweden said. The country is in the midst ...
Tags: Europe, UK, Sweden, Trends, Healthcare, Who, Norway, Life Expectancy, Stockholm, Swedish, World Health Organization WHO, Stefan Lofven, Statistics Sweden, Lockdown, Stockholm county, FREDRIK SANDBERG


Researchers describe important cause of fatal influenza

It is largely unknown why influenza infections lead to an increased risk of bacterial pneumonia. Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have now described important findings leading to so-called superinfections, which claim many lives around the world every year.
Tags: Health, Sweden, Karolinska Institutet


Ibrahimovic drops Sweden return hint ahead of Euros

Stockholm (AFP) – AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic said on Wednesday that he missed playing for Sweden and hinted that he may be open to a return to the national side for next year’s Euros. ... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sweden, Sport, Soccer, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Afp, Ibrahimovic, Stockholm AFP AC Milan


New study explains important cause of fatal influenza

It is largely unknown why influenza infections lead to an increased risk of bacterial pneumonia. Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have now described important findings leading to so-called superinfections, which claim many lives around the world every year. The study is published in the journal PNAS, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and can also contribute to research on COVID-19.
Tags: Science, Sweden, Karolinska Institutet


EU Says It Could Be Self-Sufficient In Electric Vehicle Batteries By 2025

The European Union could produce enough batteries by 2025 to power its fast-growing fleet of electric vehicles without relying on imported cells, European Commission Vice President Maros Sefcovic said on Tuesday. Reuters reports: As part of its plan to become climate neutral by 2050, the EU wants to boost local production of the building blocks for green industries -- including hydrogen fuel to make low-carbon steel and batteries to power clean vehicles. "I am confident that by 2025, the EU will...
Tags: Europe, Sweden, Germany, Tech, Eu, European Union, Hungary, Reuters, Maros Sefcovic, Sefcovic, Northvolt, CATL, SK Innovation, European Conference on Batteries Today China


Sweden Sees No Signs So Far Herd Immunity Is Stopping Virus

There’s little evidence that herd immunity is helping Sweden combat the coronavirus, according to the country’s top epidemiologist.
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Another Tricky Sunday

Between the USMNT and the MLS playoffs, I've been super busy of late. I am going to kick off a fresh Clipboard tomorrow, but first I need to take care of a couple of pieces of business. First up, the trio of Sunday strikes by our boys.We'll begin in Germany's second flight, where Julian Green bagged what will surely be one of the Americans Abroad strikes of the season when it's all said and [Author: Greg Seltzer]
Tags: Videos, Sweden, Germany, Sport, Soccer, Julian Green, Americans Abroad, by Greg Seltzer, Greg Seltzer


Campfire Log Torches - Set Of 2

Leave it to the winter-wise Scandinavians of yore to come up with a portable bonfire. Inspired by the single-log fires used for heat and light in ancient Sweden, these naturally aromatic, insect repelling log torches bring cozy, fragrant atmosphere to outdoor get-togethers. The set includes one juniper torch and one piñon torch, each with a convenient hemp carrying handle and an easy-to-use, non-toxic fire starter. Ignite the quick-lighting pouch in the pre-drilled top, and in minutes you'll hav...
Tags: Sweden, Shopping, New Mexico


Skyborne whales: The rise (and fall) of the airship

Large airships were too sensitive to wind gusts and too sluggish to win against aeroplanes. But today, they have a chance to make a spectacular return.For decades, die-hard fans of airships have had to accept the fact that their beloved airborne vessels had no chance of making their way back to air travel routes. The ever more technologically advanced aeroplanes are more comfortable and practical than these sluggish giants. Yet the situation changed over a year ago when people in Sweden started ...
Tags: Europe, England, London, Sweden, Navy, France, Germany, Environment, US, European Union, Flight, Cologne, Dusseldorf, Atlantic, Pollution, Paris


Women have better survival rates after lung cancer surgery than men, study shows

There are known differences in the survival rates of women and men with lung cancer. Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden set out to investigate potential reasons behind this disparity, such as the presence of other underlying diseases and smoking status.
Tags: Health, Sweden, Karolinska Institutet


Safari Translation Feature Reportedly Working in Sweden and France

Apple appears to be rolling out its Safari webpage translation to more countries. According to iPhoneSoft, iOS users in France have reported gaining access to the feature, and tips sent into MacRumors suggest Mac users in Sweden are also seeing it show up for the first time. Apple introduced Safari's machine translation earlier this year when it debuted iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur at WWDC in June. The feature allows users to translate the language of websites viewed in Apple's native browser; i...
Tags: Apple, Sweden, France, Safari, Ios 14, macOS Big Sur


Safari Translation Feature Reportedly Working in Additional Countries

Apple appears to be rolling out its Safari webpage translation to more countries. According to iPhoneSoft, iOS users in France have reported gaining access to the feature, and tips sent to MacRumors suggest Mac users in Sweden are also seeing it show up for the first time. Apple introduced Safari's machine translation earlier this year when it debuted iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur at WWDC in June. The feature allows users to translate the language of websites viewed in Apple's native browser; it ...
Tags: Apple, Sweden, France, Safari, Ios 14, macOS Big Sur