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School nurses rally against Red Bull

Around 80 percent of the 700 school nurses interviewed by Swedish radio program Kaliber would like to impose an age limit for the purchase of energy drinks such as Red Bill, Burn and Monster. The majority want the age limit to be set at 18.

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Erotica buffs swarm to Swedish vintage porn auction

A collection of more than 4000 vintage porn magazines will be sold at an auction in Karlstad in western Sweden on Sunday.

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File sharing in Sweden nears record high

Following a severe drop in the aftermath of Ipred, Sweden’s new anti-piracy law implemented in April, illegal file sharing is once again on the rise, reaching record high levels.

PUB yanks North Korean jeans due to concerns over labour conditions

PUB yanks North Korean jeans due to concerns over labour conditions

On Saturday, PUB department store in Stockholm put a stop to the sale of the first jeans to come out of North Korea due to concern about working conditions in the communist country.

Nobel Week kicks off with feast and fancy

Nobel Week kicks off with feast and fancy

Nobel Week is once again in full swing, with the 12 Nobel laureates and their respective entourages arriving in the Swedish capital over the weekend. The week’s festivities will culminate with the Nobel Ceremony and Banquet on Thursday.