Sat, 10 Dec 2016 16:30:22 +0100Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has accepted the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo. Literature Prize winner Bob Dylan is, as expected, not present at the ceremony in Stockholm.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 15:18:08 +0100A Russian gas company's proposal for a new pipeline is raising questions of national security and local economy on Gotland.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 09:06:29 +0100Police have launched preliminary investigations into assault after a snowball fight at a secondary school in Östersund degenerated into fisticuffs, reports SVT Jämtland.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:38:54 +0100Sweden should invest more in space exploration and set the target of having Swedes on Mars by the 2030s, the Nordic nation's Liberal party has insisted.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:09:57 +0100Fake news has been one of the biggest topics of 2016, with debate raging over how it may have impacted several major votes, and Pope Francis even comparing scandal-obsessed media outlets to lovers of excrement.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:25:05 +0100Struggling to find the right Christmas tree? Houzz.se's Lovisa Åkesson asks Swedish experts for their top tips.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:57:57 +0100New figures from Sweden's Public Health Agency (Folkhälsomyndigheten) seem to confirm what anyone tired of life in the metropolis may have expected: living in the city is more stressful than the countryside. And according to expert opinion, the dreaded daily commute to and from work is a big factor.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:07:17 +0100Victoria Martínez moved to Sweden with her Spanish husband and their two children this year. Little did she know she would be in for the ride of a lifetime.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:26:56 +0100Fresh statistics from a travel agency have revealed the Swedes' favourite holiday destination, and it turns out that Swedish tourists are indeed creatures of habit.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 07:32:26 +0100A Nazi organization that drew hundreds of supporters to a demonstration in Sweden earlier this year appears to be mobilizing, according to a new report by anti-racism group Expo.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:59:59 +0100Saffron buns are popular around Lucia and Christmas in Sweden. Here instead is a wreath filled with all things yummy.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:53:59 +0100A Swedish soldier has filed a report to the police claiming he was attacked by two unknown figures during an exercise at a firing range in the west of the country.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:30:38 +0100Police in Gävle in central Sweden have called in back-up from a bordering province in an effort to catch the still unknown burner of this year's giant Christmas goat.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:21:21 +0100The appearance of anonymous art has brought smiles to the faces of Malmö residents after a miniature, mouse-sized shop and restaurant took up residence on one of the city's streets.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 12:54:57 +0100Swedes have a reputation for being innovative, and that ability to think outside the box has paid off and helped many of them earn a pretty penny over the years.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 12:50:30 +0100Russia has "no plans whatsover to invade Sweden", its ambassador in Stockholm has said.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:03:46 +0100Four works by one of the greatest painters of all time have been sold in Sweden for a small fortune, as international buyers jumped at a rare chance to own paintings by Spaniard Pablo Picasso.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:27:59 +0100A man who was found with gunshot wounds in Malmö has died in hospital.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:37:34 +0100The members of tragic British indie band Viola Beach did not have to suffer when they crashed off a road bridge in Sweden, an inquest into their deaths has heard.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:59:59 +0100The Swedes have no shortage of quirky traditions. Here are 16 to follow to help you fit in around Christmas.