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Swedish Academy cancels 2018 Nobel Prize for Literature over sex scandal

The Swedish Academy has announced there will be no Nobel Prize for Literature laureate this year after an academy member quit over sexual assault...

North Korea’s foreign minister heading to Sweden for two-day visit

In a move preceding the potential summit between the leaders of North Korea and the US, Sweden has announced that North Korea’s Foreign Minister...

Sweden grants citizenship to scientist sentenced to death in Iran for spying for Mossad

Stockholm has granted citizenship to Dr. Ahmadreza Djalali, an Iranian-born scientist sentenced to death in his home country for allegedly spying on behalf of...

Iranian court reportedly approves death sentence of scientist accused of being ‘Mossad spy’

The Iranian justice system approved the death sentence of a scientist who was accused of spying for Israel, according to a report by the...

Sweden: Unknown suspects throw Molotov cocktails at synagogue

Swedish law enforcement is investigating an anti-Semitic incident in which Molotov cocktails were thrown at a synagogue in Malmo, the country’s third largest city....

Masked men threw Molotov cocktails at synagogue in Sweden

Last night, a group of 20 masked suspects threw Molotov cocktails at a synagogue in Gothenburg, Sweden, after protesting the US recognition of Jerusalem...

Outrage in Sweden following right-wing politician’s statement against Muslims

The Swedish political system severely criticized a right-wing politician’s remarks, in which he implied that Muslims are not entirely human. “If at one end...

Danish inventor changes his story, admits he dismembered journalist’s body

Two months later, Danish inventor Peter Madsen admits he dismembered and dumped Swedish journalist Kim Wall's body into the sea, while still claiming she...

Behavioral economics pioneer Richard Thaler wins Nobel Prize for Economics

The 49th Nobel Prize for Economics has been granted to Richard Thaler, an Economics professor at the University of Chicago. “He’s made economics more...

3 US physicists win Nobel Prize for discovery of gravitational waves

Rainer Weiss, Kip Throne and Barry Barish all played leading roles in an experiment that led to the historic discovery of gravitational waves –...