Sat, 29 Apr 2017 18:28:16 +0200Two men are seriously injured after their plane crashed near Älvsbyn in the northern county of Norrbotten. One of the men's injuries are described as life-threatening.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 12:15:15 +0200Eleven people will receive 30,000 kronor ($3390) each in damages after an appeals court found they were unlawfully included in the so-called Roma register.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:20:31 +0200Which of Sweden's cities is the best for students? Perhaps it's Lund with its cobbled streets, or Uppsala with its strong culture of student associations? What about Gothenburg, with its array of pubs, or Stockholm and all the attractions the capital offers?
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:03:11 +0200Fraud, forgery, bribery, threats, drowning and stabbings: it's not the work of fiction, but the details that have now emerged from a high-profile Swedish murder case. The Local picks apart the key allegations from the complicated "summer cottage murder" case.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:34:33 +0200"We will crush the myths about the Vikings," one of the people behind the new museum told The Local.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 09:06:01 +0200The number of people killed in the April 7th Stockholm terror attack has risen to five after a woman who was a local politician in western Sweden died in hospital.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 08:23:00 +0200Litter is becoming an increasing problem in Sweden, according to a campaign organization.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:13:58 +0200More than two dozen football supporters attacked police after a home game in Norrköping.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 06:59:59 +0200Food writer John Duxbury shares his recipe for a very impressive dessert with Swedish delicacy cloudberries.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:48:49 +0200Sweden granted protection to more asylum applicants per million of the country's inhabitants in 2016 than any other European Union Member State, new figures from EU stats office Eurostat show.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:00:46 +0200The Swedish government has proposed new measures to help ensure people who have had a residence permit application rejected leave the country.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:33:03 +0200A Swedish startup has been commissioned to use its artificial intelligence technology to try to communicate with dolphins.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:44:39 +0200With the UK general election just six weeks away on June 8th, it’s important to remember to register to vote if you can and want to have your say.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:34:18 +0200A Swedish woman has explained her shock at being told during a job interview with Scandinavian airline SAS that she would have to take off her headscarf if she wanted the position.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:45:54 +0200Sweden's record-low interest rate of -0.50 percent has been extended until mid 2018, and will not change early next year as previously intended, the country's central bank has announced.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:41:36 +0200The first new Volvo XC60 has rolled off the production line at the company's Swedish factory.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:03:21 +0200José Mourinho said he was "not interested" in discussing Zlatan Ibrahimovic's future in Manchester United in the wake of the Swedish striker's season-ending knee ligament injury.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:27:25 +0200Swedish capital Stockholm will not vie to host the 2026 Winter Olympic Games over financial concerns, council bosses said.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:32:20 +0200The guards at the Drottningholm Palace, home to the Swedish royal family, are under attack from aggressive terns – and the court has applied for permission to shoot the protected seabirds.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:53:49 +0200Tightened border controls in Europe, the EU's treaty with Turkey and Sweden's temporary asylum law means the Swedish Migration Agency's forecast for 2017 is on target so far.