International Development News
Development News Edition

Report: Swedish election, parliament seats by party

Swedes voted in a general election on Sunday with preliminary results showing no party or bloc would win a majority and no clear answer to which parties will be able to govern without support from the anti-immigration Sweden Democrat party.

With votes in all but two of 6004 districts counted, the distribution of the 349 seats in the new parliament will look as follows (previous number of seats in brackets):

Social Democrats 101 (113)

Green Party 15 (25)

Left Party 28 (21)

Center-left bloc (Soc Dems, Greens, Left) 144 (159)

Moderates 70 (84)

Centre Party 31 (22)

Liberals 19 (19)

Christian Democrats 23 (16)

Center-right bloc (Moderates, Centre, Liberal Christian Democrats 143 (143)

Sweden Democrats 62 (49)

(Reporting by Stockholm Newsroom; editing by John Stonestreet)

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)



No lessons learnt, Delhi again facing haze and hazardous Air pollution

While the parliamentarians in the Rajya Sabha Upper House were engaged in allegations and counter allegations on Thursday, the pollution was rising outside which soon took the form of a haze....

How to turn the aging population productive, ADB shows the path

Mature and older workers are not necessarily unproductive, and they may perform continuously well in certain types of work, but their productivity in others may naturally decline. In addition, the scarcity of young-to-middle-aged workers co...

How music can help expectant mothers during pregnancy

Music provides pleasant ambience for all but its more important for expectant mothers as besides ensuring pleasant environment for them it also directly and indirectly influences the unborn babies. There are various scientific findings to c...

EdTech: A technical approach to flexible and cost-effective education

Its hight time for the world to go for innovative approaches like e-learning over traditional learning methods that need physical infrastructure, long-term planning, and huge investment. ...


Latest News

Government, Industry and Academic Partnership to Develop Sport in India

New Delhi22 November 2019 Celebrating 25 years of engagement in IndiaAustraliasDeakin University hosted an event to highlight the importance of government, industry and academic partnerships to develop sport in India, held at the Austr...

World News Roundup: Bolivia's interim government charges Morales with sedition and terrorism; Israel's Netanyahu faces calls to quit but is defiant in crisis

Following is a summary of current world news briefs.Security forces reopen Iraqs Umm Qasr port port sourcesIraqi security forces dispersed by force on Friday protesters who had been blocking the entrance to the countrys main Gulf Umm Qasr p...

Sports News Roundup: Russia again faces Olympic ban after non-compliant recommendation; Giants WR Shepard to return, TE Engram out

Following is a summary of current sports news briefs.RUSAF reintegration process suspended over AIU chargesThe World Athletics Council has suspended the reinstatement process of Russias Athletics Federation RUSAF pending the resolution of c...

US News Roundup: Trump says he will allow states to import prescription drugs to lower costs; Warren taps all-woman lineup to chair U.S. presidential campaign

Following is a summary of current US domestic news briefs.U.S. Republican senators ask Treasury for suspicious activity reports on Hunter BidenThe Republican chairmen of two U.S. Senate committees have asked the Treasury Department to provi...

Give Feedback