Swedish city Umeå has Europe’s cleanest air

Swedish city Umeå has Europe’s cleanest air

Umeå in northeast Sweden, has been named as having the cleanest air in Europe, according to a new report by the European Environment Agency (EEA).

Northern Sweden plane crash: Here’s what we know so far
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Northern Sweden plane crash: Here’s what we know so far

Swedish investigators begin probe into plane crash tragedy that killed nine people
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Swedish investigators begin probe into plane crash tragedy that killed nine people

Dad fined for forcing son to shovel snow with no shoes
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Dad fined for forcing son to shovel snow with no shoes

One dead and two injured after shooting in Umeå
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One dead and two injured after shooting in Umeå

#MySweden: ‘I am in eternal gratitude to this city’
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#MySweden: ‘I am in eternal gratitude to this city’

Swedish Jewish group shuts down after Nazi threats
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Swedish Jewish group shuts down after Nazi threats

IN PICTURES: Thawing snow causes floods in northern Sweden
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IN PICTURES: Thawing snow causes floods in northern Sweden

Umeå flasher’s court lie exposed by Google camera
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Umeå flasher’s court lie exposed by Google camera

Umeå loses fight to use its Sami name on signs
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Umeå loses fight to use its Sami name on signs

In pictures: Northern Lights dance across Swedish sky
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In pictures: Northern Lights dance across Swedish sky

Hundreds join kippah walk in northern Sweden to protest against Nazi threats
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Hundreds join kippah walk in northern Sweden to protest against Nazi threats

Travel agency gets its Swedish geography very wrong
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Travel agency gets its Swedish geography very wrong

Jewish centre in northern Sweden closes following Nazi threats
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Jewish centre in northern Sweden closes following Nazi threats

Police launch probe into Umeå inferno
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Police launch probe into Umeå inferno

‘More Brits should move over to Sweden’
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‘More Brits should move over to Sweden’

Umeå rapist allowed to return to scene of crimes
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Umeå rapist allowed to return to scene of crimes

Ban on aiding beggars stopped after global fury
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Ban on aiding beggars stopped after global fury

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Is this the toughest gym class in the world?

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Beggars ‘objectified’ at Malmö exhibition

World says ‘yes’ to bonkers Swedish sound
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World says ‘yes’ to bonkers Swedish sound

Mystery white powder hits northern Sweden
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Mystery white powder hits northern Sweden

Is this the strangest sound in Swedish?
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Is this the strangest sound in Swedish?

New shelter to open for Stockholm beggars
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New shelter to open for Stockholm beggars

How I used fake sun to beat the winter blues
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How I used fake sun to beat the winter blues

Eight things to do when it gets dark in Umeå
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Eight things to do when it gets dark in Umeå

Sweden and Romania to discuss begging surge
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Sweden and Romania to discuss begging surge

Three hurt after northern knife attack
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Three hurt after northern knife attack

Migration Board ‘bomb’ destroyed in Umeå
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Migration Board ‘bomb’ destroyed in Umeå

Murder suspect: ‘I don’t know why I shot her’
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Murder suspect: ‘I don’t know why I shot her’

Swedes slam rock club’s ‘sexist’ urinals
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Swedes slam rock club’s ‘sexist’ urinals

Shock Bronze Age find ‘changes history’
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Shock Bronze Age find ‘changes history’

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‘Haga man’ confesses to attacks

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‘Haga Man’ prosecutors given more time

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Court told of Haga Man’s crimes

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Tearful Haga Man: I’m sorry

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Haga man trial stays behind closed doors

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Lindgren ‘should get life’

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Haga Man victim: I can’t forgive him

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Lecturer warned for groping student

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Militant tee-totallers smash booze store

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Swedish courts cleared after bomb threat

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Swedish veterans join dictator for ice-hockey tournament

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25 injured as floor collapses at rock concert

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Police destroy Umeå ‘bomb’

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Top Chinese player to Umeå

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Umeå to expand stadium for UEFA final

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Umeå prepares for Arsenal clash

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Man ‘scalped wife’ in front of neighbours

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Dogs search for Swedish mass graves

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Salesman eats accounts to avoid taxman

Bridezilla breaks into shop to ‘steal’ her own bouquet
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Bridezilla breaks into shop to ‘steal’ her own bouquet

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Swede jailed for drug smuggling in Morocco

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Environmental activists block E4 in Umeå

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Drunken axe-man arrested after dramatic car chase

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Union to picket petrol station over porn

Ljungberg injury a blow to Sweden’s Olympic football hopes
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Ljungberg injury a blow to Sweden’s Olympic football hopes

Family bedevilled by girl’s beastly ID number
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Family bedevilled by girl’s beastly ID number

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Earthquake hits northern Sweden

New staff cuts from Volvo Trucks
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New staff cuts from Volvo Trucks

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Swedish study links vibrations to heart attack risk

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City officals’ ‘boxing’ party sends two to hospital

Erectile aid found to enhance spruce tree roots
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Erectile aid found to enhance spruce tree roots

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Warbling opera singer mistaken for assault victim

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Opera chief fined for concert floor collapse

Umeå’s women footballers to challenge American all-stars
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Umeå’s women footballers to challenge American all-stars

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Man bashed by urinating gang

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Swedish doctor found drunk on the job

Umeå named European culture capital for 2014
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Umeå named European culture capital for 2014

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Passed out vodka lover comes to sporting lewd tattoo

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Opera chief wins appeal over concert floor collapse

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Young girl has face bitten by rottweiler

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Man faces Iran sanctions probe

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Earthquake rocks northern Sweden

Swedish docs identify deadly legal drug
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Swedish docs identify deadly legal drug

‘I thought we were going to crash’
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‘I thought we were going to crash’

Swedish man gets 10 years in jail for opium
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Swedish man gets 10 years in jail for opium

World of Warcraft boosts users social skills: Swedish study
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World of Warcraft boosts users social skills: Swedish study

Lemming hordes perish in Swedish roadside ‘massacre’
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Lemming hordes perish in Swedish roadside ‘massacre’

Father charged in 7-year-old son’s fatal stabbing
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Father charged in 7-year-old son’s fatal stabbing

Father gets 18 years for killing 7-year-old son
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Father gets 18 years for killing 7-year-old son

Movie’s ‘gunfire’ prompts police response
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Movie’s ‘gunfire’ prompts police response

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Swedish man suspected of ‘kidnapping himself’

Whitney Houston ‘chose death’: Swedish politician
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Whitney Houston ‘chose death’: Swedish politician

‘We don’t know why he didn’t try to leave’
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‘We don’t know why he didn’t try to leave’

‘He said he was living in the woods’: shopkeeper
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‘He said he was living in the woods’: shopkeeper

British paparazzi stalk Sweden’s ‘snow-man’
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British paparazzi stalk Sweden’s ‘snow-man’

Sweden’s ‘snow man’ to be documentary film
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Sweden’s ‘snow man’ to be documentary film

Nursing students protest against low wages
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Nursing students protest against low wages

Secret diary reveals Swedish ‘snow man’ pain
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Secret diary reveals Swedish ‘snow man’ pain

101-year-old woman scares off thief with stick
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101-year-old woman scares off thief with stick

Deserted Swedish homes used to grow cannabis
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Deserted Swedish homes used to grow cannabis

‘Fake’ grandkids held for conning 150 seniors
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‘Fake’ grandkids held for conning 150 seniors

Man ‘missing’ for two weeks found in hospital
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Man ‘missing’ for two weeks found in hospital

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Northern Sweden hit by summer ‘snow storm’

‘Fake’ grandkids charged after conning seniors
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‘Fake’ grandkids charged after conning seniors

Housework helps men’s mental health: study
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Housework helps men’s mental health: study

Depressed Swedes get bus stop light therapy
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Depressed Swedes get bus stop light therapy

Drivers ‘blinded’ by bus stop light therapy
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Drivers ‘blinded’ by bus stop light therapy

Foreign students warm to Umeå University
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Foreign students warm to Umeå University

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Woman saved after 18 hours in frozen car

‘A friend from Umeå is a friend for life’
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‘A friend from Umeå is a friend for life’

Swedish scientists chart entire fir tree genome
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Swedish scientists chart entire fir tree genome

Swedish culture capital to attract new residents
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Swedish culture capital to attract new residents

Sweden gives thumbs-up to disputed nickel mine
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Sweden gives thumbs-up to disputed nickel mine

Mass Covid-19 testing at Swedish university to investigate infection rate
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Mass Covid-19 testing at Swedish university to investigate infection rate

What’s on in Sweden: April 2nd – 8th
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What’s on in Sweden: April 2nd – 8th

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What’s on: January 31st – February 7th

Third Umeå station murder suspect arrested
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Third Umeå station murder suspect arrested

Two men arrested for Umeå station slaying
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Two men arrested for Umeå station slaying

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Swedish court clears ‘bottle sex’ men of rape

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Man held after wife found dead in burnt out flat

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Outrage over Swedish city’s ‘sex and booze’ test

Father remanded into custody over son’s death
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Father remanded into custody over son’s death

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Father arrested for stabbing 7-year-old to death

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Teen girls convicted for harassing refugees

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Animal rights activists force restaurant closure

Glass turns up in restaurant chicken
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Glass turns up in restaurant chicken

Sweden’s chicken glass mystery thickens
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Sweden’s chicken glass mystery thickens

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Man murdered in Umeå

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Haga Man appears in court

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Police dismissed Haga man tip-off

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“Haga man” charged with three rapes