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IN PHOTOS: The magnificent Nobel awards ceremonies

Sweden held its lavish annual Nobel awards ceremony on Tuesday attended by laureates and royals, but their ranks were depleted when many VIPs flocked to the memorial for anti-apartheid hero Nelson......

Sarabjit Singh's Pakistani lawyer gets asylum in Sweden

Awais Sheikh, the Pakistani lawyer who defended slain Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, and his family have taken asylum in Sweden after receiving threats, his colleagues and friends said. "Mr Sheikh......

Why are Swedish train drivers wearing skirts?

More than a dozen male train drivers in Sweden have found a way to get around their company's no-shorts dress code in hot summer months -- they wear skirts. The workers, who operate the......

PIC: Girl steals train, crashes it into building in Sweden

In a bizarre incident that seems straight out of a movie, a 20-year-old cleaner girl in Sweden on Tuesday stole an empty commuter train and drove it straight into an apartment building suffering......

Assange seeks political asylum in Ecuador

In a dramatic move to block extradition to Sweden, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, on Tuesday sought sanctuary inside the Ecuadorian embassy and applied for political asylum in the South......

Big opportunities opening up for Cipla

The launch of anti-asthma metered dose inhalers (MDI) by Cipla in Germany and Sweden boosted market sentiments. Adding to the recent rally wherein Cipla has outperformed its larger peers, the stock......

The stunning Lamborghini Huracan will soon be in India

At a time when super luxury car makers Sweden’s Agera, Germany’s Gumpert and France’s Buggatti have failed to excite India’s billionaires, Lamborghini grew by 29 per cent to......

Volvo India chief on future plans and business mantra

18 years in Volvo with a dream to run the global company in the future, Volvo India's young Swede boss Tomas Ernberg is new to the crowded Indian auto bazaar. But crowds don't bother him much......

Flexible working hours? Get a job in Finland or Sweden

Want a flexible work schedule? Look for a job in Finland and Sweden and avoid countries like Japan, Greece and Armenia. According to a study by Grant Thornton International, 92 per cent of......

AstraZeneca India to delist scrip

AstraZeneca Pharma India, the Indian subsidiary of AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals AB, Sweden, has decided to delist its scrip from the Bombay Stock Exchange, National Stock Exchange and Bangalore......

'I don't want to be known as an item girl'

After working as a nurse in Sweden, Gihana Khan will make her Bollywood debut in this Friday's release, Mumbai Mirror, opposite Sachiin Joshi.  Even though she is half Afghan and half......

'I want Amitabh to see my documentary Liv & Ingmar'

Norwegian actress Liv Ullmann was 25 years old when she came to Sweden to act in Ingmar Bergman's film Persona. Bergman was 47 at that time. They were both married but they fell in love during......

12 MUST WATCH Movies

'It is always wonderful to discover a gem of film at an international film festival. It is even more exciting when that film is from India.' Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com lists his favourite movies at......

Stunned Swedes blame 'football politics' for Euro 2020 snub

The leader of Sweden's Euro 2020 bid said "football politics" had denied his country a chance to provide a host city for the Euro 2020 tournament. Goran Havik told Reuters, by telephone from......

Ibrahimovic breaks 82-year record, scores 50th goal for Sweden

Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates his 50th goal for Sweden during their international friendly against Estonia at the Friends Arena in Stockholm. Photograph: Jessica Gow/Reuters/TT News Agency Captain......

Swedish ice hockey player Backstrom fails dope test

Sweden's Nicklas Backstrom missed Sunday's Olympic ice hockey final at the Sochi Winter Games after testing positive for a banned substance. Without assistant captain Backstrom, one of their star......

Sochi Games: Last day of thrill on ice before Games close

Defending ice hockey champions Canada play 2006 winners Sweden in the Olympic final on Sunday, bringing the curtain down on two weeks of thrills and spills at the Winter Games in Sochi. The......

'Comparing men's and women's football is not even funny'

Players in the men's soccer team deserve to get more recognition than their female counterparts in Sweden and people should stop whipping up a gender storm about it, striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic......
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Flying Saucer
Q. who invented dynamite,ballistite and gelignite?
Flying Saucer:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-invented-dynamiteballistite-and-gelignite/27105858/answers/

shyju
Q. Now i am in Europe.Anybody have a guess in which country i am right now .
Shyju:  A. The Swedish chemist Alfred Bernhard Nobel one thousand, eight hundred and thirty-three-one thousand, eight hundred and ninety-six invented dynamite...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/now-i-am-in-europe.anybody-have-a-guess-in-which-country-i-a/26886363/answers/27105862

sanjay karmakar
Q. Seychelles - VictoriaSierra Leone - FreetownSingapore - SingaporeSlovakia - BratislavaSlovenia - LjubljanaSolomon Islands - HoniaraSomalia - MogadishuSouth Africa - Pretoria (administrative); Cape Town (legislative); Bloemfontein (judiciary)South Sudan - Juba (Relocating to Ramciel)Spain - MadridSri Lanka - Colombo; Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte (legislative)Sudan - KhartoumSuriname - ParamariboSwaziland - MbabaneSweden - StockholmSwitzerland - BernSyria - DamascusTaiwan - TaipeiTajikistan - DushanbeTanzania - Dar es Salaam; Dodoma (legislative)Thailand - Ba
Sanjay Karmakar:  A. sweden........................? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/seychelles---victoriasierra-leone---freetownsingapore---sing/26841567/answers/26886382

  Web results for Sweden
EU trade designate Cecilia Malmstrom open to dropping investor rights in US pact

Sweden's Cecilia Malmstrom told the European Parliament she did not rule out removing contentious investment protection provisions from the pact.... ...

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Duo 'caught trying to smuggle 25,000 NAPPIES out of Scandinavia'

A Lithuanian couple's van was stopped in central Sweden and found to be carrying 25,179 nappies, believed to be destined for eastern Europe Getty... ...

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/duo-caught-trying-smuggle-25000-4345421
Golf-World Rankings

Sept 29 (Infostrada Sports) - The World Rankings 1. (1) Rory McIlroy (Britain) 11.65 2. (2) Adam Scott (Australia) 8.99 3. (3) Sergio Garcia... ...

http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INgolf/~3/BB1bTd7H53o/golf-rankings-idINISS56169120140929
Scientist

We really believed in you, drunk moose. Year after year, the American media is bombarded with tales of moose throughout Sweden becoming hilariously... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/09/28/drunk-moose-sweden-not-drunk_n_5895882.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
Celebs, world leaders unite for world peace at Central Park

The star power was high at the third annual Global Citizen Festival on Central Park’s Great Lawn on Saturday with headliners Jay Z and No... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/modi-in-us-celebs-world-leaders-unite-for-world-peace-at-central-park-pix/20140928.htm

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