A combination of hard winds and snowfall was blamed for the multi-vehicle crash.
Malmö may be famous for its falafel, but there’s more to its vegan offering than everyone’s favourite fried chickpea balls.
"You can't expect to replicate your previous life in a new place."
When it comes to gender diversity, you’d be hard-pressed to find a city where it’s more widespread than Stockholm.
Ever wanted to call someone a brat in Swedish but can't quite find the word? With the help of Oscar-winner Alicia Vikander now you can, thanks to a new video teaching the world some useful slang phrases in her native tongue.
Find out how Stockholm is fulfiling Sweden's pledge to be 'the best in the world at using the opportunities offered by digitalisation and eHealth' by 2025.
While the US debates to what extent Russia influenced its presidential election, a small country in northern Europe is already gearing up to fend off foreign interference in its next election.
Studies show that companies with women in senior management perform better than those without. Yet women are still much less likely to hold leadership positions than men. So, what gives?
Single in Stockholm? Let's get down to business.
Spotify has announced the date when it will list on the New York Stock Exchange.
Amid the ferocity of the protests to ‘Save old Slussen!’, the real -- and potentially devastating -- reason for the controversial redevelopment has effectively been drowned out.
Unlike many internationals who move to Stockholm, it wasn't love of a Swede but a love of pop icons Roxette which first brought Julia Antonova to the Swedish capital.
You'll want to read this if you're a foreign programmer living in Sweden.
The owners of Swedish banking giant Nordea have voted in favour of moving the company's head office from Stockholm to Helsinki.
"In Swedish schools it should be teachers and principals who govern, not priests and imams."
In honour of International Women's Day 2018, we're republishing The Local's list of 12 of Sweden's most inspiring women.
Cecilia Wikström told The Local she is "ashamed" of the difficulty some EU citizens have getting a personal identity number (personnummer) in Sweden.
The Local's columnist Victoria Martínez, who grew up in Texas in the US, writes about why she and her husband have chosen to raise their children in Sweden.
Family ski holidays are wonderful and chaotic in equal measure. Luckily, there’s a Swedish ski resort designed with every member of the family in mind.
Four people were feared dead Saturday after an avalanche hit the Swiss ski area of Vallon d'Arbi, with one body already recovered and rescue workers searching for three others.
"I felt more alone living in a big city than I do in a Swedish village with nine residents."
A cashless future could create problems for Sweden in a time of crisis unless the country introduces new payment systems, argues Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves.
Eight key tips for raising a child with more than one language.
Language-learning app Duolingo is launching its first official course in Klingon thanks to the help of a Swede fluent in the complicated tongue used by Star Trek's infamous aliens.
Sweden plans to ban groups who do not support gender equality from starting or running schools, the country’s education minister said on Sunday.
Everything you need to know in case you accidentally eat a bad herring!