Gulf Times - Stockholm
Sport Day celebrated in Stockholm: Ambassador

Sport Day celebrated in Stockholm: Ambassador

Swedish skaters dressed in Qatari colours performed on an ice rink at King’s Garden Park in Stockholm on Tuesday to join Qatar’s celebration of National Sport Day (NSD) ...

Yemen rivals agree to free prisoners

Yemen rivals agree to free prisoners

Yemen's warring sides agreed to free thousands of prisoners on Thursday, in what a UN mediator called a hopeful start to the first peace talks in years to end a war that has pushed millions of people ...

Sweden jails radicalised Uzbek truck attacker for life

Sweden jails radicalised Uzbek truck attacker for life

The assault mirrored other truck attacks in 2016 that left scores dead in France, Germany and the UK.

Verdict due in Stockholm truck attack terrorism trial

Verdict due in Stockholm truck attack terrorism trial

A Stockholm district court is to announce Thursday its verdict against a rejected asylum seeker from Uzbekistan accused of terrorism for barrelling a stolen beer truck down a pedestrian street in April 2017, killing five people.

Swedish police make arrest in arson probe into Shia mosque fire

Swedish police make arrest in arson probe into Shia mosque fire

Swedish authorities arrested a man brought in for questioning about possible arson on Monday after a fire damaged a Shia mosque on the outskirts of Stockholm overnight, a police statement said.

Sweden truck attack death toll rises to five

Sweden truck attack death toll rises to five

The death toll from the Stockholm truck attack rose to five on Friday after a 60-year-old Swedish woman succumbed to her injuries, police said.

Sweden's 'Little Doha' attracts Qatari families

Sweden's 'Little Doha' attracts Qatari families

Sweden is hosting a small village close to Stockholm, which has been named ‘Little Doha’, the Swedish embassy in Qatar has said.

Stockholm scraps plan to bid for 2026 Winter Olympics

Stockholm scraps plan to bid for 2026 Winter Olympics

The Swedish capital Stockholm will not bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic Games, Mayor Karin Wanngard said on Wednesday, citing a lack of political support.

Sweden observes minute's silence for attack victims

Sweden observes minute's silence for attack victims

Sweden on Monday observed a minute of silence for the victims of last week's truck attack by an Uzbek man whom police believe is a jihadist sympathiser.

Thousands at Stockholm 'Lovefest' vigil against terror

Thousands at Stockholm 'Lovefest' vigil against terror

More than 20,000 people stood united against terrorism Sunday at a ‘Lovefest’ vigil in Stockholm, two days after a truck attack on a busy pedestrian street killed four people.

Swedish police conduct raids after truck attack kills four

Swedish police conduct raids after truck attack kills four

Swedish police said on Sunday that they have conducted raids in the greater Stockholm area as part of an investigation into a truck attack that killed four people earlier this week.

Suspect device found in deadly Stockholm attack truck

Suspect device found in deadly Stockholm attack truck

Swedish police found a suspect device in the truck that ploughed into a Stockholm crowd killing four in Europe's latest such terror attack, officials said Saturday.