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Plane crashes in southern Sweden

A small single-engine sport aircraft crashed on Sunday when it came in to land at Höganäs airport in southern Sweden, with the pilot miraculously escaping unhurt.

Swedish feminists elect leadership triumvirate

Swedish feminists elect leadership triumvirate

Swedish political party the Feminist Initiative (Feministiskt initiativ - Fi) has elected two women and a man to succeed the outgoing founder and spokesperson Gudrun Schyman.

Swedes eat more meat

Swedes eat more meat

As meat prices continue to fall, Swedes are taking the chance to eat more and more, new figures published the Board of Agriculture (Jordbruksverket) and Statistics Sweden (SCB) show.

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Swedes turn off the lights for the environment

Sweden was one of a record 131 countries which turned off the lights for an hour on Saturday night to mark Earth Hour in a manifestation for the global environment.

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Clocks go forward to welcome in the summer

The clocks went forward an hour at 2am, which became 3am summertime.