Prince escapes unhurt from racing accident

Prince escapes unhurt from racing accident

Prince Carl-Philip lost control of his Porsche during testing at Knutstorp racetrack in southern Sweden on Saturday morning. The prince escaped unhurt from the accident.

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Engla’s killer remanded into custody

Anders Eklund, the man who has confessed to the murders of 10-year-old Engla Juncosa and 31-year-old Pernilla Hellgren was remanded into custody by Falun district court on Friday.

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Arboga murders suspect identified by mother

The 31-year-old German woman suspected in the Arboga child murders case has been identified by the 23-year-old mother of the murdered children.

Snus causes premature death

Snus causes premature death

The use of snus, Swedish moist tobacco, causes premature death, a new 30-year study has shown. Of the 10,000 men studied a third died during the period. Most of them were smokers and common afflictions were heart and cancer-related illnesses.

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Killer slugs to meet their match

The Swedish Chemicals Agency (Kemikalieinspektionen) has approved the use of tiny nematode roundworms to fight the scourge of the Spanish 'killer' slugs.

Sami herders in space rocket near miss

Sami herders in space rocket near miss

Two Sami reindeer herders were narrowly missed by a falling space rocket launched from the Esrange space station in northern Sweden in the beginning of April. Saarivuoma Sami village has demanded that safety be improved.