Rear-ended cyclist charged for veering off path

Rear-ended cyclist charged for veering off path

A 32-year-old cyclist who suffered minor injuries when hit by a car last autumn is facing criminal charges for cycling on the road, Expressen reports.

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Dutch half-marathon runners outpace Malmö thief

Six Dutch runners set to participate in Saturday’s half marathon over the bridge between Sweden and Denmark were easily able to track down a thief who broke into their camper van on Friday afternoon.

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Woman reports gang rape at cemetery

A 25-year-old woman has told police she was raped by three men at a cemetery in Motala in south central Sweden on Friday night.

Sweden backs whale hunt plan

Sweden backs whale hunt plan

Sweden drew the ire of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) on Friday as the country lent its backing to a proposal for the introduction of quotas for commercial whale hunting.

Swedish coaches carry African World Cup hopes

Swedish coaches carry African World Cup hopes

Two African nations are counting on the tactical know-how of a pair of wily to help them go far in the first ever World Cup to be held on the continent, writes AFP's Pirate Irwin.