Mum and baby died ‘due to illness’: police

Mum and baby died ‘due to illness’: police

The mother and 9-month-old baby found dead in a flat in Arboga, in central Sweden, died “due to illness or as a result of it” local police said on Monday.

Swedish hospital seeks new ‘hot’ nurses

Swedish hospital seeks new ‘hot’ nurses

A hospital in Stockholm has published a job advertisement trying to attract nurses who are both qualified and "TV-series hot" in what has been explained as an "attempt to catch people’s attention".

Youngman makes new Saab offer: owner

Youngman makes new Saab offer: owner

Chinese company Youngman has made a new offer for Saab to the administrators for the bankrupt Swedish car-maker, confirmed the founder and owner of the Youngman concern Pang Qingnian to Swedish daily Svenska Dagbladet (SvD).

‘Swedes should eat more rabbits’: scientist

‘Swedes should eat more rabbits’: scientist

Swedes are eating an increasing amount of meat each year and in order to reduce the effect this has on the climate, Swedes ought to change beef or chicken for rabbit meat, according to an expert from the University of Agricultural Sciences.

Sweden’s ‘cosiest’ summer house for sale

Sweden’s ‘cosiest’ summer house for sale

What may just be Sweden’s smallest house is being sold in Mellbystrand, southern Sweden – a beach getaway measuring in at just three metres squared - but the buyer won’t be getting much more than the absolute basics.

Convicted lay judges found working in Sweden

Convicted lay judges found working in Sweden

The discovery that several of Sweden's lay judges have continued to work while having criminal records of their own has resulted in many either stepping down or being fired.

Immigrant firefighters hired ‘to stop attacks’

Immigrant firefighters hired ‘to stop attacks’

The Swedish fire service is looking to hire more personnel with a foreign background in order to increase safety for fire fighters in big city areas, according to a report by Swedish broadcaster Sveriges Television (SVT)

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Missing teen girl found naked in 42-year-old’s flat

A Swedish teenage girl, reported missing by her foster parents last week, was found by police officers at the flat of a 42-year-old man in Jönköping, in central Sweden, on Saturday.

Swedes seek breast milk donors via Facebook

Swedes seek breast milk donors via Facebook

Swedish health authorities have turned to Facebook in an attempt to find women who are willing to donate breast milk.

Whitney Houston ‘chose death’: Swedish politician

Whitney Houston ‘chose death’: Swedish politician

Whitney Houston was an “awful mother” who “chose drugs and death” and thus doesn’t deserve all the media attention being devoted to her death, a local Swedish politician has argued.

‘We don’t know why he didn’t try to leave’

‘We don’t know why he didn’t try to leave’

Many questions remain about how and why a 44-year-old Swedish man survived subzero temperatures in his snow-bound car for two months without any food.