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Warning follows spate of fake police robberies

Swedish police have issued a warning via their website after criminals have been caught using false police identification to lure their way into people's homes before running away with cash and valuables.

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US film giants appeal in file-sharing case

In a corporate David and Goliath-style case, a Stockholm-based internet operator is fighting a file-sharing lawsuit against a collective of large US film companies.

Military salute for Saab in Brazil fighter jet deal

Military salute for Saab in Brazil fighter jet deal

Saab has been boosted by news that the Brazilian Air Force favours the Swedish firm for a $7 billion contract over its French and American rivals.

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Cold spell puts Swedish homes in the dark

A cosy night at home ended in a blackout for around 14,500 people in central Sweden on Tuesday evening when the pressure to keep warm caused mass power cuts.

Suspected murder on Finland-Sweden ferry

Suspected murder on Finland-Sweden ferry

A 39-year-old Finnish man is being held by Swedish police on suspicion of murder after a witness reports seeing him throw a fellow passenger overboard.