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#ThrowbackToday: Why the term Stockholm Syndrome owes its name to a failed bank robbery

In today's #TBT, we take you back to the incident which gave the world the term Stockholm Syndrome. Here's how a bank robbery in Sweden and subsequent capture of hostages gave us the term

Published on 23rd August 2021
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Greta Thunberg gets back in front of Swedish parliament for climate change protests

Thunberg began staging her one-woman protests in front of Sweden's Parliament building in August 2018, calling on politicians to ramp up the fight against climate change

Published on 11th June 2021
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One in 10 moderately affected by COVID can experience loss of taste, smell for eight months: Study

The study by researchers at Danderyd Hospital and Karolinska Institutet in Sweden revealed that one in 10 mild COVID-19 survivors can have moderate to severe negative impact 

Published on 8th April 2021
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Indian scientists identify drugs that can target vital proteins of novel coronavirus

The researchers from Alagappa University in Tamil Nadu and KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden propose a list of individual drugs and cocktails that deserve testing for the treatment of COVID-19

Published on 10th December 2020
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COVID-19 pandemic: Sweden cancels 2020 university entrance exams

The SweSAT is normally held twice a year at a number of locations throughout Sweden and is used as one of the means to gain admission to higher education institutions

Published on 2nd September 2020
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Children are very contagious, should wear masks to school to prevent COVID spread: Swedish researchers

There is now data from South Korea, the US and Israel that proves that the children are contagious — and data from Sweden that proves that the children can become seriously ill

Published on 16th August 2020
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Australian students participate in mass climate protests

Organisers said the students were inspired by Greta Thunberg, a 15-year-old girl in Sweden who has undertaken similar protests

Published on 30th November 2018
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Gates Foundation poll finds young people more optimistic about the future than older generations

Data were collected from more than 40,000 respondents ages 12 and older in higher-income countries (Australia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Sweden, the United States, and Saudi Arabia)

Published on 24th September 2018
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According to a recent UN report, 1 in 4 children live in a country of conflict or disaster 

Sweden, which holds the Security Council presidency this month, organised the open meeting on the theme 'Protecting Children Today Prevents Conflict Tomorrow'

Published on 10th July 2018

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