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Axeman rampage comes to bloody end

A man was left seriously injured after he was attacked by an axe-wielding man near Stockholm on Saturday.

Failing pupils to sit extra school year

Failing pupils to sit extra school year

Pupils failing to graduate from compulsory level education (grundskola) could be forced to sit an extra year, according to a new government proposal to extend the age of mandatory school attendance to 17-years-old.

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Pirate Party heads for parliament: poll

The Pirate Party remains buoyant after its EU election success and could be on its way to claiming seats in the Swedish parliament, a new poll shows.

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Koenigsegg ‘confident’ of Saab rescue

Koenigsegg, the Swedish luxury sports carmaker set to buy Saab Automobile from US firm General Motors, is confident that the company can be rescued, the firm's co-owner said on Saturday.

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Swedish police explode over ‘incendiary’ artwork

A Swedish artist's outdoor art exhibition prompted a bomb scare on Saturday, police warned that criminal charges may be filed.