Vatican ‘knew of bishop’s Holocaust denials’

Vatican ‘knew of bishop’s Holocaust denials’

The Vatican was aware of statements by a rebel bishop in which he questioned the existence of the Nazi gas chambers before it decided to lift the bishop's excommunication, according to a Stockholm bishop.

Swedish officials meet suspects in Pakistan terror probe

Swedish officials meet suspects in Pakistan terror probe

Swedish embassy officials have now met with the four Swedish terror suspects currently imprisoned in the Pakistani capital of Islamabad, the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs (Utrikesdepartementet) said on Wednesday.

Man arrested in helicopter heist probe

Man arrested in helicopter heist probe

Swedish police have one person into custody for suspected involvement in the Hollywood-esque helicopter-aided robbery which took place at a cash depot near Stockholm early Wednesday morning.

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TeliaSonera to increase stake in Estonian telecoms firm

Estonia is set to sell its share of leading telecommunications provider, Eesti Telekom, to Nordic group TeliaSonera.

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Swedish integration policies ‘a failure’

Immigrants to Sweden continue to flock to a few, high-immigrant concentration areas, new statistics show, prompting one politician to conclude the country's integration politics have failed.

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Sex rumours land loose-lipped Swedish pastor in hot water

A pastor in Malmö in southern Sweden has been accused of leaking intimate details of a woman's sex life to other members of the congregation.

Helicopter heist causes cash flow concerns

Helicopter heist causes cash flow concerns

While police continue to gather evidence, traders and store owners in the Stockholm area are concerned over a possible shortage of cash following the spectacular robbery of a cash depot south of the city.

Swedish gallery owner accused in fake art scandal

Swedish gallery owner accused in fake art scandal

The former owner of a Stockholm art gallery has been accused of grand fraud and art forgery in the amount of 30 million kronor ($4.4 million).

Swedish woman arrested over drug-stuffed hairbrushes

Swedish woman arrested over drug-stuffed hairbrushes

A 22-year-old woman from Jönköping in central Sweden was arrested in Brazil at the weekend with more than two kilogrammes of cocaine in her luggage.

Stockholm cash depot hit by helicopter heist

Stockholm cash depot hit by helicopter heist

Robbers used a helicopter to carry out a spectacular theft at a cash depot south of Stockholm early Wednesday morning.

Reinfeldt: pace of climate talks ‘too slow’

Reinfeldt: pace of climate talks ‘too slow’

Speaking at a United Nations climate summit on Tuesday, Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt said negotiations on a new global warming deal were moving far too slowly.