Farmers look to curb right of public access

Farmers look to curb right of public access

A Swedish famers' association wants to set limits on Sweden's cherished right of free access for berry pickers, skiers and horse riders.

Swedish actor confirmed dead in house fire

Swedish actor confirmed dead in house fire

The remains found in Swedish Millennium trilogy actor Per Oscarsson's burned home have now been identified. It is now clear that it was the actor and his wife who died in a fire on New Year's Eve.

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Kurdish poet gets death threat in Sweden

A Kurdish poet who lives in western Sweden has filed a police report after receiving a death threat from Islamists in northern Iraq.

Icicle knocks Stockholm man unconscious

Icicle knocks Stockholm man unconscious

A man was taken to hospital in Stockholm on Wednesday morning after being knocked unconscious by a falling icicle.

Swedish birds ‘scared to death’: veterinarian

Swedish birds ‘scared to death’: veterinarian

A county veterinarian has speculated that the birds that fell from the sky in central Sweden on Tuesday may have been frightened by fireworks, then run over by a car after landing on the road in the dark.

Mishap leaves Swedish teen gymnast paralysed

Mishap leaves Swedish teen gymnast paralysed

A 17-year-old boy was left potentially paralysed following a training accident at a gymnastics camp in southwestern Sweden on Tuesday afternoon.

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Murder probe over missing Swedish pastor

Police in Värmland in western Sweden have launched a preliminary murder investigation regarding the case of a 78-year-old retired female pastor who disappeared on December 14th.

‘Lower mortgage interest tax break’: Liberal Party

‘Lower mortgage interest tax break’: Liberal Party

Reducing Sweden's mortgage interest tax break would help protect against unwanted bubbles in the housing market, a prominent Liberal Party (Folkpartiet) politician has argued.

India worst for stomach ailments for Swedes

India worst for stomach ailments for Swedes

Sweden's infectious disease control agency has determined that India is the worst country for stomach ailments for Swedish travellers.

Bomber’s wife: ‘I posted audio clips to YouTube’

Bomber’s wife: ‘I posted audio clips to YouTube’

The widow of the Stockholm suicide bomber said Tuesday that she had posted an audio recording on website YouTube of her husband after he blew himself up in an attempt to target Christmas shoppers.