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Moderates propose radical car efficiency regulations

A Swedish Moderate party group has proposed the introduction of radical new regulations to limit the fuel consumption of new vehicles.

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Daimler resists Swedish investment fund

Swedish investment fund Cevian is putting pressure on German car maker Daimler to countenance a move to hive off its truck and van division. A Daimler spokesman rejected Cevian's move on Saturday.

Sweden draw a blank in World Cup opener

Sweden draw a blank in World Cup opener

Sweden were held to a 0-0 draw by Albania in Tirana in their opening World Cup 2010 qualifier. Coach Lars Lagerbäck came under fire for risking a new 3-5-2 formation.

Man arrested for wife murder

Man arrested for wife murder

A 68-year-old man was detained by police on Saturday on suspicion of murdering his wife and dumping her body in a lake near Loftahammar in south-eastern Sweden. The man denies the offence.

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World anti-drug forum gathers experts in Stockholm

Stockholm will this week play host to experts, politicians, police and anti-drug activists from 82 countries to share ideas and devise strategies for stopping drug abuse worldwide.