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Police: ‘Murdered woman met suspected killer over the internet’

A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a 22-year-old woman found dead in an apartment in Hjo in western Sweden on Friday afternoon. Police report that the couple met over the internet.

Europride: ‘A lot of prejudice remains’

Europride: ‘A lot of prejudice remains’

The Pride festival that started in Stockholm on Friday has become one of the biggest parties in the Swedish capital's calender. But there is a serious side to the festivities - a lot of work remains to combat prejudice in Sweden and abroad.

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Health authority sued over lesbian insemination

Only one woman in a lesbian couple has the right to insemination according to Uppsala health authority. Discrimination - argues the Ombudsman against Discrimination on grounds of Sexual Orientation (HomO).

GM boss: ‘Saab is a critical part of our European portfolio’

GM boss: ‘Saab is a critical part of our European portfolio’

General Motors will begin building Saab vehicles in the United States rather than put its Swedish subsidiary up for sale, GM chairman and chief executive Rick Wagoner said on Friday.

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Sexist holiday schedule angers prison guards

A male guard must always be in attendance when prisoners are exercising in the yard. This new rule has upset guards at Norrköping remand prison who have reported the case to the Equal Opportunities Ombudsman (Jämställdhetsombudmand - Jämo).