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Controversy arises over ancient stone site

The controversy over Ale's Stones (Ales stenar), a sandstone monument in the form of a ship, in Skåne in southern Sweden has taken a new turn.

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Nine convicted for internet sex scams

A group of friends in western Sweden have been convicted of gross fraud for swindling several Swedish men out of more than one million kronor by pretending to be women on the internet.

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Ex-Red Cross boss faces new suspicions

Johan af Donner, former head of communications of Swedish Red Cross (Röda Korset), was remanded in custody yesterday on charges of embezzlement and/or gross fraud.

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Grenades retrieved from popular swimming spot

Six thousand grenades in boxes rest at the bottom of Pengsjön lake outside of Vännäs in northern Sweden.

Iran slams ‘terrorist attack’ on embassy

Iran slams ‘terrorist attack’ on embassy

Iran's official news agency, IRNA, described a protest outside the Iranian embassy in Stockholm on Friday as a “terrorist attack" after around 100 protesters stormed the compound and a staff member was injured.