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Almaty, Krakow, Lviv and Oslo are the others hoping to stage the games
Sweden has introduced a test to stamp out gender bias in film, what a relief
Films will be graded on whether on not they contain two female characters who speak about something other than a man
The chairman of the IPCC warns that the only way to reduce large-scale fossil-fuel use is to 'price' carbon emissions
British triathlete saw off American Gwen Jorgensen and Germany's Anne Haug as well as team-mate Jodie Stimpson to claim world championship
In country music, if daddy ain't a no-good son of a gun, then he invariably often acts as a font of wisdom, a tradition carried on enthusiastically by this Muscle Shoals, Alabama, native, who peppers his ballads with Pop's pithy saws. Indeed, not long after we hear about a young Jason Isbell being taught 'The right things's always the hardest thing to do' in "Different Days", then the solo artist performs a number built entirely on paternal apercus.
Situated 15 miles east of Stockholm, Gustavsberg's ceramics factory once employed the entire town, and was renowned worldwide for its exquisite porcelain. But that was half a century ago.
The title Call Girl hits the screen in red neon 15 minutes into Mikael Marcimain’s film, followed by strippers grinding to jazz flute. Otherwise, don’t expect anything too lurid from this political thriller in which beige trench coats and rain on glass set the tone.
Ferdinand and Giggs angered by his desire to leave as striker misses Sweden trip with shoulder injury
The England striker has been the subject of a second bid from Chelsea
The 27-year-old has expressed his desire to leave the club and latest development may see him hand in transfer request
Judge insists on consecutive sentences for hundreds of counts, including kidnapping, rape and assault
Children born after certain infertility treatments are at higher risk of autism, and all IVF treatments carry a slightly heightened risk of low intelligence later in life than natural births, a major study has shown.
Whatever your ultimate response to this new novel by the Swedish criminologist and ex-criminal duo, the hardest-hitting writers of the Scandinavian crime wave, you will find yourself utterly engaged from the very first chapter. Whether or not (through the 600 pages of Two Soldiers) that inexorable grip is maintained is perhaps more open to debate.
Electro pop duo Icona Pop and BRIT award winner Tom Odell gave the summit of the UK charts a shake-up as both crashed in at the very top.
Plus five runner-up prizes of a bottle of Karlsson's Gold Vodka