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Bildt urges China to respect Tibetan rights

Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt on Saturday condemned China for its crackdown on riots in Tibet, urging Chinese authorities to "fully respect Tibetan rights."

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Thief makes off with cash machine

A thief made off at high speed with his loot from a petrol station south of Emmaboda on Saturday morning. The thief had stolen an entire cash machine.

Fighter planes to be sent to Afghanistan

Fighter planes to be sent to Afghanistan

The Swedish force in Afghanistan is set to be reinforced by 130 troops. The force could be in the country for up to 15 years.

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Man killed in balcony fall

A man has died after falling from a balcony in Tranås on Saturday morning. Police suspect murder.

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Dramatic end to bourse week

The Stockholm bourse ended the week in dramatic fashion following bad news from New York. Stockholm's OMXS index closed 1.2 percent down on Friday.

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Terror suspect to remain in custody

A 37-year-old man was remanded into custody once more by Stockholm district court on Friday suspected of preparing acts of terrorism.

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Teacher knocked out cold by 14-year-old pupil

A gym teacher in Härnösand was knocked out cold by a 14-year-old pupil on Friday. The teacher was rushed to hospital with head injuries.