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’s parliament set to elect first woman PM – Times of India

STOCKHOLM: Sweden’s parliament looks set to elect Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson as the country’s first woman prime minister on Wednesday, hours after she clinched a last-minute deal securing key support. The 54-year-old, who took over as leader of the Social Democrats earlier this month, reached a deal with the Left Party late on Tuesday to … Read more

Sweden’s Parliament Set To Elect First Woman Prime Minister

Magdalena Andersson would replace Stefan Lofven who resigned after seven years as prime minister Stockholm: Sweden’s parliament looks set to elect Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson as the country’s first woman prime minister on Wednesday, hours after she clinched a last-minute deal securing key support. The 54-year-old, who took over as leader of the Social Democrats … Read more