Higher educated workers more insecure: study

Higher educated workers more insecure: study

One in three Swedish employees have felt worried that they will be exposed as a “fraud” at work, a new survey from recruitment agency Manpower shows.

Swedish elk ‘too small’: disgruntled Danes

Swedish elk ‘too small’: disgruntled Danes

A family of Danish tourists has demanded compensation after a disappointing visit to Tingsryd municipality wildlife park “Mooseland” in southern Sweden.

Mouse that grounded SAS jet ‘still at large’

Mouse that grounded SAS jet ‘still at large’

The mischievous mouse that grounded a Chicago-bound SAS flight at Stockholm Arlanda airport on Tuesday lives to see another day, if it even existed at all.

‘New Vasa’ shipwreck found on Baltic seabed

‘New Vasa’ shipwreck found on Baltic seabed

Swedish divers have uncovered what they believe to be the legendary Swedish warship Mars, lost in a sea battle with the Danish-Lübeckian navy in 1564, near the coast of the Baltic island of Öland.

Deadly weather system hits Sweden

Deadly weather system hits Sweden

A low-pressure system which unleashed deadly storms in Belgium on Thursday swept into Sweden on Friday, prompting warnings for heavy rains and possible flooding.

Stock market continues downward slide

Stock market continues downward slide

The Stockholm stock market continued to fall on Friday, with the OMXS-index dropping nearly 4 percent within 30 minutes of opening and finishing the week down nearly 11 percent.

Baby’s crying forces family to move

Baby’s crying forces family to move

A family in Hofors, in eastern Sweden, have found themselves with no other choice than to move from their flat after repeated complaints from neighbours about their crying baby has made their landlord see red, according to a report in local paper

Crayfish: the messiest party of the year

Crayfish: the messiest party of the year

Gobbling crayfish is a 500 year old tradition in Sweden but the annual August crayfish parties can be a minefield for a first-timer. Contributor Elizabeth Dacey-Fondelius advises on how to slurp like a native.

Swede picks lotto winner twice in 3 days

Swede picks lotto winner twice in 3 days

Rolant Christensen from Högsby in the south of Sweden recently bought a Triss scratch-off lottery ticket and found that he had won a chance to win 5 million kronor ($774,000) in a draw on Sweden's TV4.

Many Swedish teens fear start of new school year

Many Swedish teens fear start of new school year

One in three Swedish youngsters are worried about the start of the school year, a new survey shows.

Royals rejoice over pregnant princess

Royals rejoice over pregnant princess

After Wednesday's news of Crown princess Victoria’s pregnancy, congratulations from King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia were published on the Royal Court website on Thursday.