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Davis Cup: Daniil Medvedev leads the way as Russia defeat Sweden to enter second successive semi-final
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Davis Cup: Daniil Medvedev leads the way as Russia defeat Sweden to enter second successive semi-final

Russia will on Saturday face Germany for a place in Sunday's final with Novak Djokovic's Serbia meeting neighbours Croatia in the other semi-final on Friday.

Davis Cup: Sweden, France on song but Australia lose to Croatia on opening night
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Davis Cup: Sweden, France on song but Australia lose to Croatia on opening night

Sweden were in imperious form in the Spanish capital against the Canadian 2019 finalists who went into battle without their top two players Felix Auger-Aliassime and Denis Shapovalov.

Sweden's first female PM Magdalena Andersson resigns hours after being appointed
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Sweden's first female PM Magdalena Andersson resigns hours after being appointed

The 54-year-old, with a no-nonsense attitude, describes herself as a 'nice, hard-working woman' who likes to be in charge

Sweden's parliament approves Magdalena Andersson as the country's first female prime minister
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Sweden's parliament approves Magdalena Andersson as the country's first female prime minister

Under the Swedish Constitution, prime ministers can be named and govern as long as a parliamentary majority — a minimum of 175 lawmakers — is not against them

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain pounce on Sweden shock, Portugal held by Ireland
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain pounce on Sweden shock, Portugal held by Ireland

Pablo Sarabia's penalty proved enough for La Roja to take all three points in Athens and move a point above Sweden ahead of a winner-takes-all clash between the sides in Seville on Sunday.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain at Greece; Croatia aim to gain on Russia
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain at Greece; Croatia aim to gain on Russia

Spain need to win in Greece to guarantee a chance to finish first in the group regardless of other results.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Portugal, Spain, Italy, Croatia in showdown games
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Portugal, Spain, Italy, Croatia in showdown games

Three groups are set to be decided when the top two teams meet in a last-game showdown. Winners will go to Qatar and losers head for the playoffs in March, needing to get past two more opponents to qualify.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Zlatan Ibrahimovic jokes of 'old body and young mind' ahead of Sweden return
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Zlatan Ibrahimovic jokes of 'old body and young mind' ahead of Sweden return

Ibrahimovic, who has scored 62 international goals in 118 matches, said he was ready to play whatever amount of time coach Janne Andersson asked him to.

FIFA World Cup Qualifying: Denmark book Qatar 2022 ticket as England are held
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FIFA World Cup Qualifying: Denmark book Qatar 2022 ticket as England are held

Joakim Maehle scored in the 53rd minute to send the Danes to Qatar as they build on their surprise run at Euro 2020 this summer when they reached the semi-finals.

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Scott McTominay gives Scotland dramatic win over Israel; England thrash Andorra
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FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Scott McTominay gives Scotland dramatic win over Israel; England thrash Andorra

The win takes Scotland four points clear of Israel in second place in Group F with three matches remaining as they bid to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1998.

Sweden suspends usage of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine among young adults; Denmark, Norway follow suit
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Sweden suspends usage of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine among young adults; Denmark, Norway follow suit

Sweden's health agency said the risk seems especially tied to the second dose of the vaccine, which is leading to an increased risk of side effects such myocarditis and pericarditis

Lars Vilks, threatened Swedish artist, reportedly dead in road accident
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Lars Vilks, threatened Swedish artist, reportedly dead in road accident

Swedish artist Lars Vilks, who had lived under police protection since his 2007, was threatened for his sketch of the Prophet Muhammad with a dog’s body

World Cup qualifiers: Injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic withdraws from Sweden squad
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World Cup qualifiers: Injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic withdraws from Sweden squad

Ibrahimovic is his country's all-time record scorer with 62 goals in 118 appearances, but has not found the net in international football since 2015.

Today's Google Doodle pays tribute to Avicii on DJ's 32nd birth anniversary
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Today's Google Doodle pays tribute to Avicii on DJ's 32nd birth anniversary

Set to the tune of 'Wake Me Up,' the majority of the 1.22 minute-long Google Doodle video focuses on the aspects of his life Avicii loved, with a few symbolic moments to allude to some of the more emotionally challenging experiences.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Sweden beat Spain, European champs Italy held
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Sweden beat Spain, European champs Italy held

Viktor Claesson's second-half strike, after excellent work from Juventus winger Dejan Kulusevski, put Sweden two points clear of Spain at the top of Group B with a game in hand.

Why Uddhav Thackeray wants India to have a public policy to control crowding
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Why Uddhav Thackeray wants India to have a public policy to control crowding

The Maharashtra chief minister made this suggestion in a virtual meeting held by the prime minister on Friday during which he took stock of the coronavirus situation

Aim to reduce road accidents, resultant deaths by at least 50% before 2025, says Nitin Gadkari
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Aim to reduce road accidents, resultant deaths by at least 50% before 2025, says Nitin Gadkari

The Union minister also praised Tamil Nadu for already having surpassed the goal, with a 53 percent fall in accidents in the state

Ari Aster's Midsommar, the Scandinavian sun that rarely naps, and horrors set in blinding light
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Ari Aster's Midsommar, the Scandinavian sun that rarely naps, and horrors set in blinding light

Midsommar is packed with reminders that if a film succeeds in depicting the darkness within vividly, then a sunshine-y environment can make the experience even more unnerving. Because viewers have nowhere to hide.

Euro 2020 Round of 16 review: High quality football made knockout matches memorable
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Euro 2020 Round of 16 review: High quality football made knockout matches memorable

The Euro 2020 Round of 16 matches at the provided the thrills not often seen at the international tournaments. It's not only about the goals but the overall quality was top-notch.

Highlights, Euro 2020, Sweden vs Ukraine: Ukraine enter quarters after late winner
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Highlights, Euro 2020, Sweden vs Ukraine: Ukraine enter quarters after late winner

Follow all the live action from the Round of 16 match between Sweden and Ukraine on Firstpost.com's LIVE blog.