The best live music in Sweden: April -June

The best live music in Sweden: April -June

It’s not only warmer weather on the way to Sweden. A host of internationally renowned music acts play live throughout the country in the coming months. Here's the pick of the concerts from April to June.

Victoria and Daniel name the day

Victoria and Daniel name the day

Crown Princess Victoria will marry fiancé Daniel Westling on 19th June 2010, the Royal Court has announced. The wedding will take place in Storkyrkan, Stockholm's cathedral, which is located next to the Royal Palace.

Transfer rumours persist amid Zlatan’s scoring binge

Transfer rumours persist amid Zlatan’s scoring binge

As rumours swirl regarding Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s possible transfer from Inter Milan, the head of the club said on Monday he can’t imagine his team without the star Swedish striker.

Ryanair forced to pay damages in Sweden

Ryanair forced to pay damages in Sweden

Low-cost airline Ryanair has been ordered by a Swedish court to compensate a couple from Linköping for costs incurred returning home after their flight from Brussels was canceled at the last minute.

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Vomiting bug hits hundreds of pizza fans

A visit to a pizzeria in Jönköping in southern Sweden has left almost 600 customers clutching their stomachs.

Swede in US school exchange nightmare

Swede in US school exchange nightmare

Swedish international education company EF has been ordered to pay 10,000 kronor ($1,200) to a high school student from Stockholm who was initially housed with criminals during an academic exchange programme in the United States.

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Four years for breaking newborn’s arm

A 36-year-old Swedish man previously convicted for abusing his two week old daughter has had his one-year prison sentence lengthened to four years by the Svea Court of Appeal.

Danes flock to Sweden to shop

Danes flock to Sweden to shop

Buoyed a strong domestic currency, Danish shoppers are travelling over the Öresund Bridge by the busload to snap up cross-border bargains, Hallands Nyheter reports.

Swede shortlisted for ‘best job in the world’

Swede shortlisted for ‘best job in the world’

As Sweden awaits the imminent return of Robinson – the remote island reality TV show - to its screens, Felippe Melá is hoping for a shipwrecked story of his very own.

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Charges filed over Swedish teen sex ring

A Stockholm-area businessman has been charged for using the internet to pimp Swedish school girls for violent group sex.

Most Swedes support mandatory military service: poll

Most Swedes support mandatory military service: poll

Amid concerns about moving to an all-volunteer military, a new poll shows the majority of Swedes want to retain the country’s current system of mandatory military service.