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Swedish man arrested for under skirt pics

A 46-year-old Swedish man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual harassment after photographing several young women under their skirts with the help of a concealed camera.

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Homeless single mothers: Child allowance counts towards rent

A woman risks becoming homeless after a Stockholm public housing company ruled out her child allowance as a legitimate source of income, writes Elizabeth Dacey-Fondelius. Now the rental companies have seen the error of their ways. But for this single mother of two, the clock is still ticking.

Swedish-Chinese author accused of plagiarism

Swedish-Chinese author accused of plagiarism

A Swedish woman of Chinese origin is alleged to have plagiarized large tracts from more than 250 works of over 245 writers, according to Chinese media reports.

Forest fires ‘out of control’ in western Sweden

Forest fires ‘out of control’ in western Sweden

Forest fires raging north of Gothenburg in western Sweden remain out of control on Sunday morning.

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Swede caught in Somali pirate attack

A Swedish man was caught up in an attack by Somali pirates on Saturday. The pirates attacked an Italian cruise ship outside of Somalia's coast but were repelled.

Rare owl convalescing in southern Sweden

Rare owl convalescing in southern Sweden

A Lapland Owl was found injured in a ditch in southern Sweden in March. The species is very rare in these parts and the bird is now convalescing after receiving hospital treatment.