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Jews in Sweden under increasing threat

Police in Sweden are on heightened alert following a spike in anti-Semitic attacks around the country in the wake of Israel’s campaign against Gaza-based Hamas militants.

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Wave of bankruptcies ‘only beginning’

Fresh figures show that the number of bankruptcies in Sweden grew by 12 percent last year to a total of 5,500, and credit check company UC fears that the worst is yet to come.

Restructuring problems cause late social insurance payments

Restructuring problems cause late social insurance payments

Strained finances at the Swedish Social Insurance Agency (Försäkringskassan) may result in prolonged processing times and delayed payments, according to a new report.

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More pessimism over Swedish economy

Swedes’ view of the economy continues to deteriorate according to a new report by the Skop opinion research company.

Club and concert tips: Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö

Club and concert tips: Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö

Time to shake off that post-Christmas lethargy and get out and about in Sweden’s main cities this weekend.

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Students reported for beating school principal

Three students from a school in western Sweden have been reported to police for assaulting their principal.

Meatballs reign supreme in Swedish kitchens: study

Meatballs reign supreme in Swedish kitchens: study

Swedes love their meatballs, according to a new study examining cooking habits among Swedish households.

Malmö club and concert tips: Saturday, Dec 10

Malmö club and concert tips: Saturday, Dec 10

The Djungeltrumman club editor's tips.

Malmö club and concert tips: Friday, Jan 9

Malmö club and concert tips: Friday, Jan 9

The Djungeltrumman club editor's tips.

Gang leader’s email posted on the internet

Gang leader’s email posted on the internet

Hackers on Tuesday night accessed an email account used by the head of the Original Gangsters (OG) criminal gang and later published the correspondence on a popular internet forum.

Gothenburg club and concert tips: Saturday, Jan 10

Gothenburg club and concert tips: Saturday, Jan 10

The Djungeltrumman club editor's tips.

Gothenburg club and concert tips: Friday, Jan 9

Gothenburg club and concert tips: Friday, Jan 9

The Djungeltrumman club editor's tips.

Stockholm club and concert tips: Saturday, Jan 10

Stockholm club and concert tips: Saturday, Jan 10

The Djungeltrumman club editor's tips.

Stockholm club and concert tips: Friday, Jan 9

Stockholm club and concert tips: Friday, Jan 9

The Djungeltrumman club editor's tips.

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Swedish Gaza evacuation postponed

Swedish citizens trapped in Gaza will not be evacuated on Wednesday as originally planned, the foreign ministry has confirmed.

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Boys trapped under ice in souped down Volvo

Two boys from western Sweden escaped without injury after their Volvo "tractor" sank to the bottom of an ice-covered lake near Karlstad.

Accidents abound on icy roads

Accidents abound on icy roads

At least fifteen accidents were reported in western Sweden overnight as treacherous road conditions prevailed. There were no reports of any injuries.