1st LD: Denmark introduces temporary controls at border with Germany

January 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on 1st LD: Denmark introduces temporary controls at border with Germany 

COPENHAGEN, Jan. 4 — Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said on Monday that Denmark introduces temporary controls at its border with Germany from noon.

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Finland caught off guard by influx of asylum seekers

December 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Finland caught off guard by influx of asylum seekers 

HELSINKI, Dec. 21 — Finnish authorities have admitted the country was caught off the guard as an influx of asylum seekers started using the land border with Sweden in the north.

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Could you be the owner of 1 M Euros of Sunken Treasure?

August 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Could you be the owner of 1 M Euros of Sunken Treasure? 

MOSCOW, Aug. 8 — A ship that sank almost a century ago has been found off the Aland Islands. Her cargo is worth around 1 million euros, which remarkably could be yours!

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Russia expels Swedish diplomat in tit-for-tat response

August 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Russia expels Swedish diplomat in tit-for-tat response 

MOSCOW, Aug. 4 — Russia has expelled a senior Swedish diplomat here in retaliation for the expulsion of a Russian diplomat in Stockholm, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday.

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Sweden sees spike in foreign tourists spending last year

June 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sweden sees spike in foreign tourists spending last year 

STOCKHOLM, June 24 — Spending by foreign visitors in Sweden soared last year, according to a report published Tuesday.

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Mixed results for Sweden in int'l healthcare survey

June 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Mixed results for Sweden in int'l healthcare survey 

STOCKHOLM, June 16 — Sweden excels in medical results, but falls short on service provision and patient empowerment, according to a report presented Monday by the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions.

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(News Feature)When will corporal punishment end?Maria Cristina C. Arayata

April 17, 2015 by · 1 Comment 

MANILA, April 16, — Sometimes, when I walk in the side streets of the Metro, I seemoms or dads shouting at their children. Some are even hurting their own child.

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Sympathy labor action strands passengers in Finland

March 10, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sympathy labor action strands passengers in Finland 

HELSINKI, March 9 — Hundreds of passengers were stranded at the Helsinki-Vantaa airport on Sunday after labor action forced low-cost carrier Norwegian to cancel flights, Finnish national radio Yle quoted the Finnish airport authority Finavia as saying.

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Are electric vehicles now the future of Filipino transportation?

March 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Are electric vehicles now the future of Filipino transportation? 

By Lily O Ramos

MANILA,March 3 (PNA)– Are electric jeepneys, electric tricycles and electric bikes that do not emit air pollution while giving comfort and style to riders the future Filipino transport mode?

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Sweden sees trade surplus increase in 2014

January 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sweden sees trade surplus increase in 2014 

STOCKHOLM, Jan. 28 — Sweden's net trade for 2014 showed a surplus of 21.2 billion Swedish krona (about 2.6 billion U.S. dollars), data shows.

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