Israel presses Sweden for ‘condemnation’

Israel presses Sweden for ‘condemnation’

Israel on Sunday ratcheted up pressure on Sweden to condemn a Swedish newspaper report about alleged organ harvesting that has heightened tensions between the two countries.

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Fire near Stockholm leaves one dead

One person died in an apartment fire on Klippgatan in Solna, just north of Stockholm, early Sunday morning.

Residents thwart Rosengård street festival

Residents thwart Rosengård street festival

A street festival held in the Rosengård district of Malmö deteriorated into a fight on Saturday evening as activists were forced out by area residents.

Sweden’s archbishop to perform Victoria’s royal wedding

Sweden’s archbishop to perform Victoria’s royal wedding

Crown Princess Victoria and her fiancé Daniel Westling are to be wed by Sweden’s archbishop Anders Wejryd.

Sweden Democrats gain in new voter poll

Sweden Democrats gain in new voter poll

Sweden’s centre-left opposition parties maintain a slight lead over the governing centre-right Alliance parties, while the far-right Sweden Democrats have enough support to gain a seat in the Riksdag, according to a new poll.