Magdalena Andersson Elected As Sweden’s First Woman Prime Minister Again

Sweden elected Magdalena Andersson, five days after her first bid lasted only hours. (File) Stockholm: Sweden’s parliament on Monday elected Magdalena Andersson as the country’s prime minister, the first woman to hold the post, five days after her first bid lasted only hours. Despite being a nation that has long championed gender equality, Sweden has … Read more

‘Bulldozer’ Andersson: Sweden’s Short-Lived First Woman Prime Minister

A recent TV profile of Magdalena Andersson was titled “The Bulldozer”. (File) Stockholm: Social Democrat Magdalena Andersson, who quit just hours after becoming the first woman elected Sweden’s prime minister, is a “bulldozer” who faces a tough battle fending off an unprecedented challenge by the right-wing and far-right in next year’s general election. The 54-year-old, … Read more

Magdalena Andersson: Sweden’s parliament approves first female prime minister | World News – Times of India

COPENHAGEN: Sweden’s parliament on Wednesday approved Magdalena Andersson as the country’s first female prime minister, tapping the finance minister who recently became the new leader of the Social Democratic party. Andersson was tapped to replace Stefan Lofven as party leader and prime minister, roles he relinquished earlier this year. The development marked a milestone for … Read more

Sweden Elects Magdalena Andersson As First Woman Prime Minister

Sweden’s Magdalena Andersson will formally take over her functions and present her government on Friday. Stockholm: Sweden’s parliament on Wednesday elected Social Democratic party leader and current Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson as the country’s first woman prime minister, after she clinched a last-minute deal securing key support. Andersson will succeed outgoing Prime Minister Stefan Lofven … Read more