More Swedes seeking love online in tough economic times

More Swedes seeking love online in tough economic times

Although sales of some goods have been hard hit by the recession, love is not among of them. The financial crisis has led more and more Swedes to look for love online, making them among the most internet-dating inclined nationalities in the world, according to Dagens Nyheter (DN) newspaper.

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Agency permits sheep-killing wolf to be shot

A wolf which attacked and killed or injured more than 40 sheep in eastern Sweden has been shot.

Eye infection forces Karlsson out of US Open

Eye infection forces Karlsson out of US Open

Swedish golf pro Robert Karlsson withdrew from next week's US Open championship on Friday due to an infection affecting the depth perception in his left eye.

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Increased voter turnout due to young men: poll

A spike in the number of younger men who decided to cast their vote in recent EU Parliamentary elections is the likely reason for the success of the Pirate Party (Piratpartiet), a new poll shows.

Church nuptials closer for gays in Sweden

Church nuptials closer for gays in Sweden

The board of the Church of Sweden has proposed that same sex-couples should be granted the right to religious wedding ceremonies. A final decision will be made by the Church synod in October.