Police in Dalarna admitted on Monday they made a mistake by not following up on a tip they had received about the man who confessed to killing 10-year-old Engla Höglund.
Residents of Stjärnsund in central Sweden are grieving over the murder of 10-year-old Engla Höglund following a confession on Sunday by 42-year-old Anders Eklund, who had been suspected last November in another unsolved murder of a 31-year-old woman.
A German court has ruled that there are no legal hindrances to the extradition to Sweden of a 31-year-old German woman suspected of the murders of two children.
A series of fires broke out in the town of Tidaholm in western Sweden early on Sunday morning in what is suspected as arson.
Telecom infrastructure Goliath Ericsson said Monday it had won contracts with China's two main mobile phone operators worth a total of $1.44 billion.
Fed up with thefts at his local bank, a78-year-old retired prison worker took matters into his own hands when he met three armed robbers outside the Swedbank branch in Ockelbo in east-central Sweden.
Sweden's state-owned power company Vattenfall AB has said it wants to increase its market share in Europe, but refused to comment on speculation that it is lining up a bid for British Energy.
In his book Cycling Back to Happiness, English journalist Bernie Friend covers 6,000 kilometres of northern Europe on a bicycle in a bid to overcome his paranoia. Here, in the first of three excerpts, he describes a close encounter with moist snuff in the western Swedish town of Varberg.
Twenty five years on from the release of his debut album, Billy Bragg was in Stockholm at on Saturday night for a sell-out concert at Södra Teatern. David Bartram was there.
Sweden have been knocked out of the Davis Cup at the quarter final stage despite a gripping display by Robin Söderling on the clay in Buenos Aires.
A 57-year-old woman was found dead on Sunday on a farm outside Strömsnäsbruk in southern Sweden.