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Ericsson sues Chinese rival for patent violation

Swedish mobile network giant Ericsson has filed three lawsuits in Europe against Chinese rival ZTE for patent infringement, a spokesman said Saturday.

Students’ ‘runestone’ ad fools Swedish papers

Students’ ‘runestone’ ad fools Swedish papers

A runestone advertised on Blocket.se a few week ago was not a runestone at all. A class at Spångbergs high school in Filipstad in Värmland County made it as part of a school project on the critical examination of sources.

Swedish lesbians allege parental leave bonus discrimination

Swedish lesbians allege parental leave bonus discrimination

A lesbian couple has accused Sweden's social insurance agency of discrimination after being denied the right to the government's gender equity bonus for parents who share parental leave equally.

Swedish Gripen planes headed to Libya

Swedish Gripen planes headed to Libya

Three Swedish fighter jets headed Saturday to Sardinia en route to taking part in NATO operations against the regime of Libyan strongman Muammar Qaddafi, a military spokesman said.

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Two men wounded in Kalmar shooting

Kalmar police suspect two men in their forties of shooting each other in an altercation Friday night, the TT news agency reported.