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Vattenfall bosses in 90 million kronor pay offs

Swedish state-owned energy utility Vattenfall has paid out more than 90 million kronor ($14 million) in severance pay over a four year period to three German executives, reported the Sydsvenskan daily.

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Swedish church: don’t christen asylum seekers

A Bishops' letter being sent out to priests in Sweden is advising them to avoid christening asylum seekers that have converted to Christianity because it could be dangerous, reported news agency TT.

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Sweden’s far-right votes with the government: study

The far-right Sweden Democrats vote with the government nine out of ten times.

Swedish police target football hooligans

Swedish police target football hooligans

The Allsvenskan football premiere kicks off this weekend and Swedish police say they want more officers to report what they call "risky fans".

Sweden’s Gripen aircraft reach Sicily

Sweden’s Gripen aircraft reach Sicily

All eight Swedish JAS Gripen fighters have landed at a base in Siciliy and are now under NATO command. They can be in the airspace over Libya by the middle of next week, reported news agency TT.