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Dutch woman barred from borrowing books

A Stockholm-area library is being sued by Sweden’s Ombudsman against Ethnic Discrimination (DO) for refusing to let a Dutch woman check out more than two books because she wasn't Swedish.

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ABB under investigation in EU cartel probe

The European Commission is investigating Swedish-Swiss Engineering group ABB as part of a large-scale investigation into alleged anti-competitive practices, the company revealed on Thursday.

Refugee advocate is ‘Swede of the Year’

Refugee advocate is ‘Swede of the Year’

Anita Dorazio, a 72-year-old advocate who pioneered health clinics for refugees in hiding, has been named Swede of the Year for 2008 by the weekly news magazine Fokus.

Club and concert tips: Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö

Club and concert tips: Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö

With Christmas fast approaching, it's high time to get in the spirit with a weekend of hectic club and concert activity.

Malmö club and concert tips: Friday, Dec 12

Malmö club and concert tips: Friday, Dec 12

The Djungeltrumman club editor's tips.

Malmö club and concert tips: Saturday, Dec 13

Malmö club and concert tips: Saturday, Dec 13

The Djungeltrumman club editor's tips.

Gothenburg club and concert tips: Saturday, Dec 13

Gothenburg club and concert tips: Saturday, Dec 13

The Djungeltrumman club editor's tips.

Gothenburg club and concert tips: Friday, Dec 12

Gothenburg club and concert tips: Friday, Dec 12

The Djungeltrumman club editor's tips.

What’s on in Sweden: December 12 – 18

What’s on in Sweden: December 12 – 18

What's on in Sweden: December 12th - 18th. Lucia and Lykke Li in Stockholm; Harlem Gospel and Streetdance in Gothenburg; world class jazz in Malmö

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Flasher suspect claims public masturbation was ‘groin massage’

A 60-year-old Swedish man who says he was massaging his groin is on trial for sexual harassment after three teenage girls claim they saw him masturbating at a public pool.

Sweden to launch car industry aid package

Sweden to launch car industry aid package

The Swedish government announced plans on Thursday to launch a 28 billion kronor ($3.42 billion) aid package for the country's beleaguered car industry.