Controversy over green fuel ad campaign

Controversy over green fuel ad campaign

A marketing campaign promoting a Swedish bus company’s use of environmentally friendly biofuels has come under fire for depicting children drinking from petrol pumps.

Sweden sends extra troops to Afghanistan

Sweden sends extra troops to Afghanistan

Sweden will send a rifle platoon of 27 soldiers to Afghanistan in the coming days, bringing the number of Swedish troops in the country to 375, the military said on Thursday.

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Government to examine imam education in Sweden

The government announced plans on Thursday to examine whether Sweden should implement a special training program for imams.

Sweden opens the doors to its secret spaces

Sweden opens the doors to its secret spaces

Sweden's National Property Board (SFV) is a landlord of giant proportions. It manages a seventh of the country's land area and owns 1,800 properties in Sweden and another 73 abroad.

Tomato invasion from outer space

Tomato invasion from outer space

You say potato, I say pot-ah-to. You say tomato, David Bartal says extraterrestrial plant fraud.

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Ikea opens first U.S. manufacturing facility

Swedish furniture maker Ikea celebrated the opening of its first factory in the United States on Wednesday.

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Government hints at partial Svenska Spel sell off

The government is open to selling off parts of the Svenska Spel gaming monopoly to other actors in the market.

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Stockholm art gallery guide: May 23 – 29

Stockholm art gallery tips for the week ahead from Kalendarium (Click links for more information)

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Stockholm club and concert guide: May 22 – 28

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

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Gothenburg club and concert tips – May 22 – 24

Where to go out in Gothenburg this weekend? Monthly Magazine has the answers (Click links for more information)

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Nuclear sabotage suspects released

Two contractors suspected of planning to sabotage a nuclear power plant in southern Sweden using explosives have been released from custody, police said Thursday.

Bribery allegations rock Migration Board

Bribery allegations rock Migration Board

The Swedish Migration Board has called in the police to help investigate an alleged residence permit bribery scandal.

Airbag thieves strike on cue

Airbag thieves strike on cue

Thieves in the south east of Sweden acted on Wednesday exactly as police had predicted a day earlier -- they entered a car dealership and stole a number of airbags.

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A course in seduction

Finding a dishy date is often the easy part. Ronnie Gilghrist offers culinary tips on how to keep your date coming back for more.

No explosives found at nuclear plant

No explosives found at nuclear plant

A search of one of the reactors at the Oskarshamn nuclear power plant has not resulted in the discovery of any explosives. Two men were arrested on Wednesday suspected of preparing to sabotage the plant.

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Woman charged over violent rape

A 32-year-old woman from northern Sweden has been indicted on a charge of aggravated rape after forcing another woman at knifepoint to perform oral sex.

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Sweden tightens healthcare rules for illegal immigrants

Sweden's parliament on Wednesday approved a centre-right government proposal to deny subsidized public healthcare services to illegal immigrants as of July 1st.