Sweden has secured an exemption to higher EU tolls on the imports of Brazilian ethanol, it was announced on Friday.
Two men have been arrested in Skövde in southern Sweden on suspicion of breaching copyright legislation.
Despite intense media focus on the issue of executive bonuses, the majority of Swedes are in favour of performance-related pay, a new survey published on Friday shows.
Heart cells are replenished throughout life, enabling improved treatments to repair damage caused by cardiac arrest or illness, a new Swedish study published on Friday has shown.
A maths test presented to students at the prestigious Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm contained problems that proved impossible to solve.
Anonymous internet surfing has become more popular in Sweden as the country's new anti-file sharing measures come into force.
The Local's founder and CEO Paul Rapacioli talks about the birth of Sweden's News in English, conversational silences and his inherent lack of coolness.
Immigrants living in Sweden will be able to receive national identification cards from the Swedish Tax Agency (Skatteverket) from June 1st, it was announced on Friday.
Malmö has been banned from hosting Davis Cup tennis matches for five years following the city's controversial decision to stage Sweden's clash with Israel in an empty arena.
A married Church of Sweden pastor in Skurup in southern Sweden has been put on probation after having sex with a woman in his congregation who was grieving her deceased son.
Police in Norrköping in eastern Sweden are searching for two people, a man and a woman, suspected of stabbing and killing a 55-year-old store owner at his place of work on Thursday evening.