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Swedish doctors criticized after botched UK ops

Elderly British patients were left nursing their injuries after botched operations by Swedish doctors brought in to cut waiting lists, British newspaper The Daily Telegraph reports.

Police foil Umeå security depot heist

Police foil Umeå security depot heist

A dramatic shoot out after a robbery at a security depot in Umeå in northern Sweden left one of the robbers with gunshot wounds as four of the gang were arrested.

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Partygoers bound and robbed by armed thieves

Two middle-aged couples were bound and robbed by five armed masked men in a house in Rimbo near Stockholm on Saturday night.

Union chief criticized for taxable perk error

Union chief criticized for taxable perk error

Wanja Lundby-Wedin, head of Sweden’s Trade Union Confederation (LO), has been criticized for letting her husband stay for free at an Italian holiday camp.

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Swedish film picks up Cannes award

A Swedish short film has won a prestigious prize during Critics Week at the Cannes Film Festival.