Police identify Uruguayan star’s tormentors

Police identify Uruguayan star’s tormentors

Police have identified nine of the sixteen Hammarby supporters who crashed an AIK training session on Wednesday and threatened Uruguayan international midflieder Sebastián Eguren.

Swedish security police eye terror T-shirts

Swedish security police eye terror T-shirts

Swedish security service Säpo has said it is monitoring Danish clothing firm Fighters + Lovers, which relocated to Sweden last year after six of its members were convicted of supporting terrorism.

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Murder plot suspects kept for questioning

The seven people arrested on Tuesday on suspicion of a suspected plot to assassinate Swedish cartoonist Lars Vilks have had their periods of detention extended by an Irish court for another three days of questioning.

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Ambassador ‘concerned’ over sudden Roma influx

Sweden's ambassador in Belgrade has expressed concern over the number of Serbian citizens seeking asylum in Sweden in the wake of a recent relaxation of visa restrictions.

Auschwitz theft suspect awaits extradition

Auschwitz theft suspect awaits extradition

Former Swedish neo-Nazi Anders Högström is to be extradited to Poland in connection with the theft of the "Arbeit Macht Frei" sign from the Auschwitz death camp, Stockholm district court ruled on Thursday.

Sweden to recognize Armenian genocide

Sweden to recognize Armenian genocide

The Swedish parliament voted on Thursday in favour of a motion to recognize the 1915 Armenian genocide.

What’s On in Sweden: March 12th – 18th

What’s On in Sweden: March 12th – 18th

What’s on in Sweden: Fly Fishing in Stockholm, Josh Rouse (pictured) in Gothenburg and the scouts hold a jumble sale in Malmö.

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Inflation rate doubles in February

The inflation rate doubled in February to 1.2 percent on January's figure and the consumer price index climbed by 0.6 percent over the period, a new report from Statistics Sweden (SCB) shows.

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Bicycle thieves pedal off with Malmö art work

A bronze sculpture worth some 136,000 kronor ($19,000) was stolen from an art gallery in Malmö on Wednesday evening.

Källström jubilant as Lyon eject Real Madrid

Källström jubilant as Lyon eject Real Madrid

Swedish midfielder Kim Källström is set to play a part in the quarter-finals of the Champions League after Lyon held off the challenge of Spanish giants Real Madrid on Wednesday.

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Two Swedes named on world rich list

Two Swedes have been named among the richest people in the world, according to the latest Forbes ranking which ranks Mexican Carlos Slim in first place.