Me, myself and my iPhone: Selfie museum opens in Sweden
16 April 2022 | 11:46 am
We take a look at a new season of art and exhibitions as Stockholm's "Youseum" offers influencers and selfie enthusiasts a temple for the 21st century's favourite form of self-expression. Meanwhile, a museum in the French city of Rouen says "please do touch the art", as a new show encourages a sensory experience of sculptures on show. Plus, visitors to the Quai Branly in Paris get a chance to plunge themselves into Bamiléké society, with traditional ritual objects and artefacts on display thanks to a Franco-Cameroonian partnership.
6 Mar 2021
Police have shot and arrested a young man after he attacked several people in southern Sweden with an ax.
12 Mar 2021
"I came to the realisation that it's time for me to hand over to another coach," says Germany's Joachim Loew, after announcing earlier this week he would step down after the European championships in July.
20 Mar 2021
The list of European countries suspending the jab from the part-Swedish pharmaceutical giant is growing. Meanwhile, the WHO says lockdowns could be fatal for premature babies. Follow DW for the latest.
23 Mar 2021
Swedish football superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic returned to the national team five years after he quit international football. He spoke about his feelings at a news conference in Stockholm on Monday. "To play in the national team is the biggest thing you could do as a football player. And as I was following them, inside me I was feeling, I think I can help them, I think I can do something," said the legendary footballer.
18 Apr 2021
On a small boat nosing its way through the frozen waters of the Grebbestad archipelago on Sweden's west coast, Lotta Klemming scans the mist-covered rocks for the perfect spot to find a local delicacy. After years working in the fashion industry in Sweden, Klemming returned to her home village and took up the family business -- a trade she never saw herself working in -- diving for oysters to sell to restaurants in Gothenburg and Stockholm, finding not only a new livelihood but a sense of calm and fulfilment.
22 Apr 2021
Sweden is staying the course with its controversial coronavirus strategy. Teri Schultz posed tough questions to the man in charge in Stockholm.
27 Apr 2021
As Ronald Koeman prepares his squad to travel to Villarreal, the Barca coach continues to face fall out from his team's role in the Super League debacle.
9 May 2021
Led by top epidemiologist Anders Tegnell, Sweden has taken a different path to respond the COVID pandemic. That turned the country into an oasis of freedom. But as the number of coronavirus cases is rising, health authorities are urging people to follow safety measures.
15 Jun 2021
Fans react after Spain's opening Euro 2020 game against Sweden ended in a goalless draw in Seville.
17 Jun 2021
Spain were unable to break down a resolute Swedish defence playing out a 0-0 draw. Also in Group E, Slovakia stunned 10-man Poland whereas Scottish hearts were broken against the Czech Republic on Day 4 of the Euro.
12 Aug 2021
The 60-year-old's crimes are linked to prison executions that took place in Iran in 1988. He has been in custody in Sweden since his November 2019 arrest at Stockholm airport.
18 Aug 2021
As the Taliban make rapid gains in Afghanistan, women in the country are concerned about their future. An Afghan women's rights activist told DW her life may be in danger if the Islamist militants attack Kabul.
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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is in Niger, continuing a three-country tour of Africa. One of the main motivations is that Germany is interested in new sources of energy. We get analysis from Dr. Douglas Yates of the American Graduate School in Paris. Also, as Hassan Sheikh Mohamud is sworn in as president of Somalia, we take a look at the challenges ahead for him. Elsewhere, it's been a year since the explosion of Mount Nyiragongo near Goma in eastern DR Congo, with many still homeless as a result.
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British coin producer, The Royal Mint, unveiled its £5 coin on Monday (May 23) engraved with Prince William's portrait, in honour of the Duke of Cambridge's 40th birthday on June 21.
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