Woman charged for ‘Dexter’-killing in Sweden

Woman charged for ‘Dexter’-killing in Sweden

A 21-year-old woman charged with killing her father told investigators in Sweden that some of the evidence against her can be attributed to her love of the US television series 'Dexter', which portrays a closeted serial killer.

Strong-armed Swedish pensioner slugs two young bandits

Strong-armed Swedish pensioner slugs two young bandits

Two would-be thieves in central Sweden got an unexpected lesson in respecting their elders when they failed to heed a warning issued by the 62-year-old target of their crime.

Assange lawyer: fair trial for Julian in Sweden

Assange lawyer: fair trial for Julian in Sweden

With Julian Assange facing extradition to Sweden, his Swedish lawyer on Thursday rejected claims that his client would not be treated fairly by Swedish courts, but remained critical of the way Swedish prosecutors have handled the case.

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Extradition ruling ‘gang rape’: Assange’s mother

The mother of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange condemned Thursday a court order for his extradition to Sweden as "political and legal gang rape", the Australian Associated Press reported.

New music service takes up the Spotify gauntlet

New music service takes up the Spotify gauntlet

Scandinavian mobile technology firm Aspiro has announced the impending launch in Sweden of WiMP, a new music streaming service hoping to imitate the success of pioneering Swedish site Spotify.

Antonov sets sights on Saab ownership

Antonov sets sights on Saab ownership

Spyker Cars, which owns Swedish carmaker Saab Automobile, is to sell its sports car business to a British firm controlled by Russian financier Vladimir Antonov.

Assange to be extradited to Sweden: UK court

Assange to be extradited to Sweden: UK court

A UK court has ruled that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can be extradited to Sweden to face questioning over sex crimes allegations.

Swedish village prepares for princely homecoming

Swedish village prepares for princely homecoming

Villagers in Ockelbo in northern Sweden are busy preparing for the homecoming of Prince Daniel who will make his first official visit with with Crown Princess Victoria in May.

Swedes find right-wingers more ‘attractive’

Swedes find right-wingers more ‘attractive’

A study conducted by Swedish and Finnish economists has shown that Swedes find politicians on the right of the political scale to be better looking than their left wing counterparts and reward them for it at the ballot box.

Swedish scientists create three arm illusion

Swedish scientists create three arm illusion

Scientists working at Karolinska Institute in Stockholm have demonstrated how to fool the brain into thinking that the body has three arms.

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Swedish prosecutor awaits Assange ruling

A UK court will on Thursday morning rule on whether WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should be extradited to Sweden to face rape charges.