Suspected double murder near Stockholm

Suspected double murder near Stockholm

Police in Stockholm have arrested a man suspected of killing two people on the archipelago island of Ingarö just east of Stockholm.

Eritrean beats deportation threat in Swedish lottery win

Eritrean beats deportation threat in Swedish lottery win

A 28-year-old Eritrean national living illegally in Sweden collected a 1.2 million kronor ($167,000) lottery prize on national television Saturday morning.

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Israel: Bildt to scrap scheduled visit

Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt has cancelled his upcoming visit to Israel, the Israeli foreign ministry announced on Sunday, amid strained relations between the two countries over a controversial newspaper story.

Fuglesang completes third spacewalk of shuttle mission

Fuglesang completes third spacewalk of shuttle mission

Swedish astronaut Christer Fuglesang and an American colleague on Saturday completed the third and final spacewalk of their mission from the US space shuttle Discovery, allowing the Swede to reach a unique space milestone.

Zlatan sinks Hungary with ‘miracle’ goal

Zlatan sinks Hungary with ‘miracle’ goal

Zlatan Ibrahimovic kept Sweden’s 2010 World Cup dreams alive on Saturday when the star striker scored a dramatic injury time goal to give his team a 2-1 victory over hosts Hungary.