Greens call for 35-hour working week

Greens call for 35-hour working week

The Green Party voted at its annual congress on Saturday to include demands for a 35-hour work week in its manifesto for this September’s general election.

‘Big bully’ fined for killer slug attack

‘Big bully’ fined for killer slug attack

A 59-year-old man in western Sweden has been found guilty of harassment after dumping a bag full of killer slugs in a neighbouring woman's garden.

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Youngsters in state care held indoors: report

Young people in Sweden’s special state homes for troubled youth are often kept locked indoors for weeks with no access to fresh air.

‘Lynch mob atmosphere’ as car somersaults onto luxury vehicles

‘Lynch mob atmosphere’ as car somersaults onto luxury vehicles

Angry bystanders detained three men who attempted to flee on Saturday after their vehicle overturned and landed on three parked cars at a shopping centre in south-west Sweden.

Two men arrested over fire at Vilks’ house

Two men arrested over fire at Vilks’ house

Two men, aged 19 and 21, have been arrested in connection with an arson attack at the home in southern Sweden of artist Lars Vilks.