Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:12:38 +0100US president Donald Trump intensified his verbal attacks on Sweden, France and Germany on Friday, painting swaths of Europe as a jihadist-infested hellscape.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:01:38 +0100Sweden's prime minister wants to curb labour migration to the Scandinavian country to provide more jobs for its own unemployed, including refugees accepted in recent years.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:16:32 +0100Forget about this week's snowy weather in much of Sweden. In other parts spring has already sprung, so much so that forecasters on Friday issued a warning for grass fires in the south.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:49:28 +0100An 18-year-boy has been cleared of all murder charges after spending five months in custody suspected of killing a homeless German man at a railway station in Hässleholm.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:59:27 +0100OPINION: Jim Walch, an American living in Sweden, reflects on immigration and his adopted country.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:29:55 +0100Less than a month after a maternity unit shut down in Sollefteå and inspired a course teaching women to give birth in a car, the first baby has been born on the roadside.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:04:34 +0100Forget the stereotype about cold Swedes – Gothenburg in the west of the country has just been ranked the most sociable city in the world, in a study of the social life of world cities.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:32:33 +0100Sweden's Military Intelligence Service (Must) says that it has identified people linked to foreign intelligence agencies operating in the country.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:31:26 +0100Southern Sweden was hit by the remnants of Storm Doris over Thursday night, as snow combined with wind to cause tricky conditions for drivers and leave few signs that spring is on its way any time soon.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:59:00 +0100If you love pork, you'll love this Swedish recipe for pork chops with apple and sage stuffing.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:30:42 +0100Sweden's justice and migration minister has accused anti-immigration party leaders of lying about Sweden after they wrote in the Wall Street Journal that Donald Trump was right in his comments about immigration.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:46:18 +0100A Swedish citizen has been jailed for urging people to finance Isis through Facebook, a landmark case for the country.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:54:40 +0100Some of Sweden's most famous glaciers are melting – quickly – according to experts.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:21:43 +0100Ever wondered how often – and where – Swedes masturbate? Now we know, thanks to a new survey carried out by the Swedish Association for Sexuality Education (RFSU).
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:18:57 +0100Sweden's King has emphasized the importance of "serious" media and checking sources in a new interview released at a time when the accuracy of some international media portrayals of Sweden have been called into question.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 07:30:58 +0100The photographer who shot part of a controversial video about Sweden by filmmaker Ami Horowitz has backed two police officers featured in the film, who claimed their quotes were edited to be taken out of context.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:42:30 +0100Rinkeby in Stockholm made global headlines this week after riots broke out involving car fires just days after Donald Trump thrust the spotlight on Sweden. But what do the people who actually live and work in the suburb think about it? The Local spoke to them to find out.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:30:10 +0100A Malmö restaurant has become Sweden's sixth eatery ever to be awarded two stars by Guide Michelin, and the first restaurant in the southern city to get the double nod.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:17:52 +0100A Swede who took police on a high-speed chase through Barcelona at the wheel of a stolen truck full of gas cylinders had partied hard the previous night, local authorities said Wednesday.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:54:31 +0100Police have responded to criticism that they did not do enough to stop riots in the Rinkeby suburb north-west of Stockholm on Monday night.