Michael Jackson to sue The Pirate Bay

Michael Jackson to sue The Pirate Bay

Michael Jackson and the owners of the rights to the music of Bob Marley are planning to sue the founders of file sharing website The Pirate Bay, according to a report on Swedish business website E24.

‘More snow on the way’

‘More snow on the way’

Winter has made a comeback Sweden with snowfalls of up to 15 centimetres registered in northern parts of the country.

Kinky Swedish mums want more sex

Kinky Swedish mums want more sex

Swedish mums are a kinky lot and want far more sex than they are actually getting, according to a survey done by trendy mummy magazine Mama.

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Young man charged over balcony killing

A 19-year-old man in Gothenburg is accused of pushing his mother to her death from a fifth floor balcony.

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Stockholm club and concert guide: May 16 – 17

Weekend club and concert tips from Kalendarium (Click links for more information)

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Green cars hit record highs

Green is the new black as sales of environmentally friendly cars hit the roof in Sweden. Sales of green cars hit a record high during the year's first quarter.

Stockholm art gallery guide: May 16 – 22

Stockholm art gallery guide: May 16 – 22

Five weekend art gallery tips from Kalendarium (Click links for more information).

Pensioner bound and murdered

Pensioner bound and murdered

A 70-year-old man has been bound and murdered at his home outside Eslöv in southern Sweden.

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Youth club leader in child rape scandal

Police in Västerås in central Sweden are in the process of unraveling a sexual abuse case involving a youth leader and minors. The man, who is in his 40s, is a youth leader at a sports club in Västerås.

Petrol prices to double by 2020

Petrol prices to double by 2020

Petrol prices need to double up by the year 2020 if Sweden is to achieve a reduction in carbon dioxide emissions, according to a new report by the Swedish Institute for Transport and Communication Analysis (SIKA).

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Woman ordered to diet despite 8 kilo cyst

A 62-year-old woman was told to lose weight by a doctor who failed to diagnose the real cause of her swollen abdomen: an eight kilo cyst.

Bildt struggles to crack Belgian nut

Bildt struggles to crack Belgian nut

Sweden's foreign minister Carl Bildt is faced with a tricky conundrum as his old rival, former state secretary Lars Danielsson, emerges the only relevant applicant for the vacant ambassador post in Brussels.

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Man sold mentally disabled wife for sex

A 44-year-old man is to face trial next week on charges of selling his mentally disabled young wife as a sex slave on at least 100 occasions.