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Rwandan genocide suspect remanded in custody

A Swedish court on Friday ordered a Rwandan man suspected of taking part in the 1994 genocide remanded in custody pending a possible extradition request from Kigali, the judge said.

Chilling details emerge about Engla’s killing

Chilling details emerge about Engla’s killing

Court documents released in connection with murder charges filed against Anders Eklund reveal in startling detail how the 42-year-old truck driver killed 10-year-old Engla Juncosa Höglund.

Snus sales lift Swedish Match profits

Snus sales lift Swedish Match profits

Tobacco company Swedish Match reported pre-tax profits of 614 million kronor ($103 million) in the second quarter, beating analysts’ expectations.

Sony Ericsson profits collapse

Sony Ericsson profits collapse

Swedish-Japanese mobile phone maker Sony Ericsson reported on Friday that second quarter net profits had plunged to €8 million ($12.64mn). This represents a significant drop on the €327 million reported in the second quarter of 2007.

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Many Swedes unaware of hepatitis C infection

A number of Swedes infected with the hepatitis C virus are in the dark about their condition. Local health authorities have launched information campaigns to track down those in the dark, Dagens Nyheter reports.

Experience the beauty and eccentricity of Ven

Experience the beauty and eccentricity of Ven

An island nestled between Sweden and Denmark, Ven offers visitors a unique combination of natural beauty and historical oddities. Matt O'Leary explains what gives the island its charm.

Swedish travellers: ‘You say Reykjavik, I say Rijeka’

Swedish travellers: ‘You say Reykjavik, I say Rijeka’

A Swedish couple mistook Rijeka, Croatia for Reykjavik, Iceland when booking their holiday over the internet, Croatian Times reports.

Warhol paintings stolen in Stockholm art heist

Warhol paintings stolen in Stockholm art heist

Paintings by Andy Warhol were among those stolen from the Lasse Åberg museum near Stockholm on Friday morning.

Anders Eklund charged in Engla killing

Anders Eklund charged in Engla killing

Murder charges were filed on Friday morning in Falu District Court against 42-year-old Anders Eklund, the truck driver accused of killing 10-year-old Engla Juncosa Högland in April.

Swedish firm quantifies cost of complaining about the boss

Swedish firm quantifies cost of complaining about the boss

Office gripes cost Swedish companies an average of 17 million kronor ($2.86 million) in lost revenues each year. A company in Lund has developed a method to measure the cost of slagging off the boss.

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Liberal Party FRA-law revolt widens

A split has widened in the Liberal Party (Folkpartiet) which could lead to the scrapping of Sweden’s controversial surveillance law.