Georgians in Russian Embassy protest

Georgians in Russian Embassy protest

Members of the Swedish-Georgian Society gathered outside the Russian Embassy in Stockholm to voice their anger at Moscow's handling of the conflict in the Caucasus.

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Sweden beat Canada to advance to Olympic quarters

Two goals from Lotta Schelin, one in each half, were enough to secure a 2-1 for Sweden in their final group match at the Beijing Olympics.

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German suspect ‘lying about pregnancy’

More witnesses appeared in court on Tuesday to say they do not believe Arboga child murder suspect Christine Schürrer gave birth to a baby last September, as she has claimed.

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Tetra-Pak billionaire Rausing sees drugs charges dropped

A London court has formally dropped drugs charges faced by Tetra-Pak heir Hans Kristian Rausing and his wife Eva. The pair were charged after Eva Rausing tried to smuggle in crack cocaine and heroin into a US embassy reception in London in April this year.

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IMF warns Swedish banks off Baltic investments

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned Swedish banks that the global credit crisis means increased risks for Swedish banks investing in the Baltic area.

Apartment for sale with all mod cons and stepdad

Apartment for sale with all mod cons and stepdad

An apartment currently up for sale in Stockholm comes fully equipped with the current tenant, who is refusing to budge.

Russia to pay a high price: Bildt

Russia to pay a high price: Bildt

Russia's military attacks on Georgia will damage both Moscow's and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's image abroad, Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt said in an interview with Swedish Radio on Tuesday.

Swedish DJs rapped on knuckles by Desperate Housewives

Swedish DJs rapped on knuckles by Desperate Housewives

Two Swedish DJs performing under the name of Desperate Houseguys have been reportedly stopped by Walt Disney Enterprises, who own the Desperate Housewives brand.

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Swedes up beer intake during heatwave

Swedes have been keeping the heat in check by upping their beer intake.

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Job ads vanish in shrinking Swedish labour market

Fears of an economic downturn continue to prevail in Sweden after the number of jobs advertised on the internet dropped for the fifth month in succession, according to figures from Monster Employment Index Sweden.

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Swedish woman in Copenhagen ferris wheel suicide: park

A Swedish woman in her 50s plunged to her death from atop a ferris wheel at Copenhagen's Tivoli amusement park on Monday in what appeared to be a suicide, a park official said.