Swedish Pirate Party headed for Brussels

Swedish Pirate Party headed for Brussels

Sweden's pro-file sharing Pirate Party is on its way to Brussels having secured more than 7 percent of the country's votes in the European Parliament elections, according to early exit polls.

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Söderling falls to Federer in Paris final

Robin Söderling was unable to repeat his tournament heroics on Sunday as Roger Federer claimed an elusive first ever French Open title with a straight sets victory over the Swede.

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Swede kidnapped and robbed in Poland

A Swedish man who is studying to become a doctor in Gdansk, Poland was kidnapped, robbed and assaulted before being released on Friday night.

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Teenage girl found dead in Stockholm wood

A 16-year-old girl was found dead on Sunday morning in woodland in southern Stockholm. Police suspect murder and two teenagers have been detained for questioning.

Breast milk less toxic: study

Breast milk less toxic: study

Levels of PCBs and other toxic substances that babies consume via breast milk have declined considerably since the middle of the 1990s, a new Swedish study has shown.

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Polling stations open doors for EU vote

Polling stations across Sweden opened their doors at 8am on Sunday to welcome voters in the EU parliamentary elections.

Danes rain on Swedish World Cup parade

Danes rain on Swedish World Cup parade

Denmark left Sweden's hopes of qualifying for the World Cup finals in South Africa in 2010 hanging by a thread after a 0-1 win at Råsunda Stadium on Saturday night.