Sweden hit by blast of late winter snow

Sweden hit by blast of late winter snow

A powerful, late-season snowstorm caused a number of traffic headaches in parts of western and central Sweden on Friday.

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Swedish teen boy raped by group of men

At least six young men are suspected of raping a 17-year-old boy at a party in Kumla in central Sweden on Saturday night.

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No ban on mobile billboards for Stockholm strip clubs

Sweden’s parliament has chosen not to act to stop Stockholm-area strip clubs from driving mobile billboards around the streets of the country’s capital.

Total recall for Kronfågel chicken

Total recall for Kronfågel chicken

Swedish poultry company Kronfågel announced on Friday it was recalling all of its frozen chicken products following four new reports of glass in Kronfågel frozen chicken packages.

Rosengård: Integration in the eye of the storm

Rosengård: Integration in the eye of the storm

Malmö suburb Rosengård has come to symbolise Sweden's struggles with integration. AFP's Marc Preel examines a community grappling with its identity after a winter marred by rioting and clashes with the police.

Swedish teen sex ring trial underway

Swedish teen sex ring trial underway

The suspected mastermind of a Swedish teen sex ring hid under a blanket as he entered a Stockholm-area court room on Friday for the first day of his closed-door trial for pimping and a range of other related sex-crimes.

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‘It would be cowardly to resign’: union chief

The head of Sweden's Trade Union Confederation (LO), Wanja Lunby-Wedin, has said she has no intention of resigning in the wake of the AMF Pension bonus scandal.

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Charges in Sweden’s largest insider scandal

Charges were filed on Friday against six men in what is being called the largest insider trading scandal in Swedish history.

Swedish students aim for jobs with Ikea and Google

Swedish students aim for jobs with Ikea and Google

Ikea, Google, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs are the most popular employers among Swedish students, according to a new survey.

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Rumoured Volvo deal halts trading for Chinese automaker

Rumours of a potential deal for troubled Swedish automaker Volvo forced China's largest independent carmaker Geely Automobile to suspend trading of its shares on Friday.

Papers join forces to free Swedish journalist

Papers join forces to free Swedish journalist

Sweden’s four largest newspapers on Friday jointly launched a massive campaign to push for the release of Swedish journalist Dawit Isaak, who has been imprisoned in Eritrea for 2,742 days.