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Mother and baby found dead in flat

A 38-year-old Norwegian woman and her 9-month-old baby were found dead on Monday in an apartment in Arboga in central Sweden.

Swedish town struck by ‘copy-cat’ bunny burglar

Swedish town struck by ‘copy-cat’ bunny burglar

Rabbit owners in Säffle in western Sweden are hopping mad after the media attention given to their stolen pets seems to have caused even more bunny burglaries.

‘Upper-class safari’ angers Stockholmers

‘Upper-class safari’ angers Stockholmers

Plans for a sightseeing trip to Saltsjöbaden to “see how the other half lives,” have been reported to police after coming under fire from residents of the well-to-do Stockholm suburb.

Expert: kill more seals in Stockholm’s waters

Expert: kill more seals in Stockholm’s waters

A leading fisheries consultant has warned that killing more seals and cormorants is the only way to reverse the trend of ever diminishing fish stocks in the Stockholm archipelago.

Zlatan brushes off Inter fans’ racist taunt

Zlatan brushes off Inter fans’ racist taunt

A huge banner mocking Swedish AC Milan star Zlatan Ibrahimovic as a ”gypsy” in his native language was unfurled in the San Siro stadium by fans of Inter Milan during the local derby between the two Italian giants on Sunday evening.

Online sale of free school permit sparks outrage

Online sale of free school permit sparks outrage

A permit to run a publicly-funded, privately-managed free school is being sold on a popular Swedish buy-sell site, exploiting a legal loophole and angering politicians.

Suspected terror Swede charged in Thailand

Suspected terror Swede charged in Thailand

A man carrying a Swedish passport who was arrested on terror suspicions in Thailand last week was indicted on Monday after leading police to a massive stash of bomb-making materials.

‘Tradition, culture, and religion are not a Swedish Bermuda triangle’

‘Tradition, culture, and religion are not a Swedish Bermuda triangle’

Following the unofficial closure of the Christmas holiday season in Sweden, contributor Ruben Brunsveld reflects on the transformation of religious traditions into cultural ones.

Swedes more fearful of terror attacks: study

Swedes more fearful of terror attacks: study

An increasing number of Swedes are worried about future terror attacks in the wake of the Stockholm suicide bombing and the Norway massacre on Utøya, a new survey has shown.

Sweden in bid to ‘define Swedish citizenship’

Sweden in bid to ‘define Swedish citizenship’

The government plans to launch an inquiry to study Swedish citizenship in hopes of finding ways to boost its value and use it as a tool for integration.

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Mom rescues daughter trapped under ice

The mother of 6-year-old girl who was trapped under the ice in a creek in southern Sweden made a dramatic rescue of her daughter on Sunday, but not before the girl sustained serious injuries.