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US retailer incurs Swedish union wrath

The Stockholm branch of Urban Outfitters, a US-owned clothing retail chain, has found itself under fire after sacking its entire workforce after they voiced demands for a collective union agreement.

Söderling falls in ATP semis

Söderling falls in ATP semis

Swedish tennis star Robin Söderling lost his semi-final in the ATP World Tour tennis championships in London on Saturday in a dramatic three set match against Argentine Juan Martin del Potro.

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Swedish archaeologists celebrate ancient find

People lived in the Torne River Valley on the border with Sweden and Finland some 11,000 years ago, an important new archaeological find has shown.

Swedish Meats chair quits over pig scandal

Swedish Meats chair quits over pig scandal

Lars Hultström has resigned as chair of Swedish Meats and all other leadership positions. Hultström owns one of the pig farms at the heart of an animal rights scandal.

Italy pip Sweden to golf World Cup crown

Italy pip Sweden to golf World Cup crown

Italy's Molinari brothers overcame Sweden and Ireland to win the World Cup at China's Mission Hills on Sunday after a thrilling final round tussle - the first time the nation has lifted the trophy.