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 Uzbekistan's links to global terror

Uzbekistan's links to global terror

 

Uzbek national Rakhmat Akilov was arrested after a truck attack in Stockholm that killed four people


November 01, 2017 - 10:45 GMT
 Microscope trailblazers win 2017 Nobel Chemistry Prize

Microscope trailblazers win 2017 Nobel Chemistry Prize

 

Members of the Nobel Committee (L-R) Sara Snogerup Linse, the Secretary General of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences Goran Hansson and Peter Brezezinski sit in front of a giant screen displaying the winners of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry (L-R) Jacques Dubochet from Switzerland, Joachim Frank from the US and Richard Henderson from Britain on October 4, 2017 at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm, Sweden.


October 04, 2017 - 10:51 GMT
 Dubochet, Frank, Henderson win 2017 Nobel Chemistry Prize

Dubochet, Frank, Henderson win 2017 Nobel Chemistry Prize

 

Journalists prepare themselves for the announcement of the 2017 Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry at the Royal Academy of Sciences in Stockholm


October 04, 2017 - 10:09 GMT
 The 3 Nobel Physics Prize winners are Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish and Kip Thorne

The 3 Nobel Physics Prize winners are Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish and Kip Thorne

 

A medal of Alfred Nobel is pictured at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm.


October 03, 2017 - 10:09 GMT
 "Biological clock" scientists win 2017 Nobel Medicine Prize

"Biological clock" scientists win 2017 Nobel Medicine Prize

 

Secretary of the Nobel Committee for Physiology or Medicine Thomas Perlmann (R) announces the winners of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine seen on a display (L-R) Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young, during a press conference at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm on October 2, 2017. The 2017 Nobel prize season kicks off with the announcement of the medicine prize, to be followed over the next days by the other science awards and those for peace and literature. / AFP PHOTO / Jonathan NACKSTRAND (Photo credit should read JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)


October 02, 2017 - 10:24 GMT
Sweden drops bribery probe of former finmin, bank chief

Sweden drops bribery probe of former finmin, bank chief

 

A Swedish prosecutor said on Wednesday he had dropped a bribery investigation into former finance minister Anders Borg's participation in hunting trips without bringing any charges.


July 12, 2017 - 08:17 GMT
Ericsson chairman says will not stand for re-election

Ericsson chairman says will not stand for re-election

 

The chairman of struggling Swedish mobile equipment firm Ericsson said on Wednesday he would not stand for re-election at the company's next AGM in 2018.


July 05, 2017 - 07:08 GMT
Geely's Volvo to go all electric with new models from 2019

Geely's Volvo to go all electric with new models from 2019

 

Geely-owned Volvo Car Group said on Wednesday all new models launched from 2019 will be fully electric or hybrids, spelling the eventual end to nearly a century of Volvos powered solely by the internal combustion engine.


July 05, 2017 - 05:33 GMT
Volvo and Autoliv team up with Nvidia for self-driving cars

Volvo and Autoliv team up with Nvidia for self-driving cars

 

Volvo Cars and Swedish car safety supplier Autoliv (ALV.N) have signed a deal with U.S. firm Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O), best known for its graphics technology in computer games, to develop software systems for self-driving cars.


June 27, 2017 - 06:16 GMT
Volvo Cars relaunches Polestar as standalone electric car brand

Volvo Cars relaunches Polestar as standalone electric car brand

 

Geely-owned automaker Volvo Cars will make its Polestar Performance business a standalone brand within the group, focusing on electric cars, the company said on Wednesday.


June 21, 2017 - 06:57 GMT
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