Swede kills bouncer in Norway bar brawl

Swede kills bouncer in Norway bar brawl

A 27-year-old Swedish man has been arrested after injuring a female security guard so badly in a Norway bar fight during the weekend that she was pronounced dead on Sunday evening.

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Sweden Democrats in bid to ‘help’ immigrants leave

The Sweden Democrats' youth wing wants to entice jobless immigrants to leave the country by offering them "goodie bags" complete with tips on how to facilitate immigrants' departure.

Dead Swedes face burial against families’ wishes

Dead Swedes face burial against families’ wishes

Twelve dead Swedes who have spent several years in the deep freeze, pending the legalisation of an “environmentally friendly” burial procedure, may be buried against their families’ wishes.

Boy’s call about fatal fire dismissed as ‘prank’

Boy’s call about fatal fire dismissed as ‘prank’

When 12-year-old Oscar rang the emergency services to alert them of a fire which ended up killing a 5-year-old girl, he was told by operators to stop making prank calls.

Licence confirms Swede’s ‘star’ status

Licence confirms Swede’s ‘star’ status

A woman from Örebro, in central Sweden, in need of renewing her driver’s licence, got so tired of being told her signature didn’t fit within the allotted space that she drew a star instead – and was approved.

Drowsy thieves nabbed sleeping in stolen car

Drowsy thieves nabbed sleeping in stolen car

When police in southern Sweden went to check up on a car, parked carelessly near a perilous crossing, they found the two car thieves fast asleep in the stolen vehicle.

One million Swedes suffer Facebook ‘angst’

One million Swedes suffer Facebook ‘angst’

Not checking Facebook regularly causes angst and concern for around one million of the 4.5 million Swedes who use the social media site, a new study has found.

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Stockholm shaken by three weekend killings

Three people are dead and four people in custody after three suspected murders took place in and around Stockholm at the weekend.

Zlatan on Arsenal ‘snub’:  ‘I don’t do auditions’

Zlatan on Arsenal ‘snub’: ‘I don’t do auditions’

AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has said he snubbed the chance to join Arsenal because Gunners boss Arsene Wenger wanted him to have a trial period.

Pippa hails Vasaloppet finish: ‘It was incredible’

Pippa hails Vasaloppet finish: ‘It was incredible’

Pippa Middleton, sister of Duchess of Cambridge Catherine, made it across the finish line Sunday in Sweden's gruelling Vasaloppet cross-country ski race.