Sweden wins the 2023 Eurovision Song Contest.

The 2023 Eurovision Song Contest was won by the Swedish team with the song “Tattoo”. The Finnish team came in a close second with their song “Cha Cha Cha”. Image Source: Rolling Stone Introduction The Eurovision Song Contest, popularly known as Eurovision, is a song competition organised by the European Broadcasting Union. Eurovision is the longest-running international song competition in … Read more

Erdogan warns Sweden not to expect support for NATO bid.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told Sweden not to expect his country’s backing for their NATO bid after the Quran burning row.  On Monday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sternly told Sweden not to expect Turkey’s backing for their NATO membership bid.  The announcement comes days after a copy of the Quran was burnt in front of the Turkish embassy … Read more

EAM Jaishankar’s visit to EU Indo-Pacific Forum

Mr Jaishankar, the external affairs minister, is currently in Sweden for a three-day trip to attend the EU Indo-Pacific Ministerial Forum (EIPMF). This visit is significant as it coincides with the celebration of 75 years of diplomatic relations between India and Sweden, and it marks Jaishankar’s first visit to Sweden as the external affairs minister. Mr Jaishankar, the external affairs … Read more

Turkey condemns the burning of the Quran in a protest in Sweden.

Turkey condemns Sweden for Quran burning by a far-right politician at an Islamophobic protest in front of the Turkish embassy in Stockholm. The Turkish government expressed anger by denouncing Sweden for the Quran burning by a far-right politician at an Islamophobic protest in front of its embassy in Stockholm.  On Saturday, Turkey announced it was canceling the Swedish Defence Minister … Read more