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Gang leader climbs out of police lock-up

The leader of a criminal gang arrested in Nörrköping in eastern Sweden on drug charges walked free on Saturday when police left him unattended in an exercise yard.

H&M Bangladesh deaths under scrutiny

H&M Bangladesh deaths under scrutiny

A fire at a H&M factory in Bangladesh last week was not the first to have broken out at the site and the company is investigating allegations that 21 workers who died in the blaze were locked in at the time.

Housekeeping tax relief divides opposition

Housekeeping tax relief divides opposition

Sweden's Moderate Party is launching a campaign today to make housekeeping a major issue in the country's upcoming elections and exploit divisions in the opposition left-green coalition.

Sweden grabs slalom bronze

Sweden grabs slalom bronze

André Myhrer took Sweden's tenth Winter Olympics medal in Vancouver on Saturday, finishing third place in the mens slalom following an impressive spurt in the final leg of the race.