Half of all trains in, to and via Stockholm have been cancelled between Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning due to staff illness.
Want to learn Swedish but feel stuck? You’re not alone. While many international people who move to Sweden get by with English, doing so can create a gnawing sense that you’re not fully embracing your new life and the opportunities it could offer. Two international residents tell us how they cracked the Swedish language.
The repository will be built in Forsmark, eastern Sweden, and is expected to be completed some point next decade. It is designed to last over 100,000 years, the time needed for the nuclear waste inside to decay.
Every day we are confronted with news and views on the many issues that concern us in 21st century Europe. But as a new year begins, could it be time to get a fresh perspective on some of those big topics, whether it's migration, climate change or political polarisation?
An investigative article by The Local into what it's like to work as a foreign teacher at Sweden's largest free school chain, IES, has raised eyebrows and sparked much debate. Here's why it is such a controversial issue – and why its impact goes beyond just teachers.
Today's word of the day is the Swedish word for "loneliness" – but why are Swedes considered some of the loneliest people in the world?
The winter spike in Covid infections across Europe means another ski season will take place under health restrictions and recommendations. Here's what you need to know about the rules in different countries.
There's never a good time for your fridge, washing machine or other device to break, but Austria's 'repair bonus' scheme does at least bring a silver lining by covering some of your costs, and it will soon be extended to the whole country.