Swedish ‘porn king’ set for ‘Boogie Nights’ biopic

Swedish ‘porn king’ set for ‘Boogie Nights’ biopic

Swedish porn mogul Berth Milton is set to be the subject of a forthcoming feature film billed as a cross between "The Godfather" and "Boogie Nights" that will lift the lid on the smut business's dirty secrets.

Mum fined for giving toddler son cigs and beer

Mum fined for giving toddler son cigs and beer

A Swedish mother who encouraged her three-year-old son to drink beer and filmed as he was given cigarettes was convicted on Monday and fined for her actions.

Swedes bake up success with online pizza site

Swedes bake up success with online pizza site

Three Swedes have struck online (and pepperoni covered) gold after the online pizza service they created was bought by a German company

‘Limping’ cat shot dead and dumped by police

‘Limping’ cat shot dead and dumped by police

A cat which was discovered in central Sweden "with a limp" was taken by police and shot dead, and then dumped on a roadside.

Malmö mayor’s remarks ‘wrong’: party head

Malmö mayor’s remarks ‘wrong’: party head

Social Democrat head Stefan Löfven called recent "anti-Semitic" comments by Malmö mayor Ilmar Reepalu "wrong" following what Jewish leaders called a "constructive" meeting to discuss the issue on Monday.

Foreign women opt to be ‘own boss’ in Sweden

Foreign women opt to be ‘own boss’ in Sweden

Increasing numbers of foreign-born women are taking the plunge into self-employment in Sweden in order to overcome the difficulties of finding a job, new statistic show.

Woman burned boyfriend with boiling water

Woman burned boyfriend with boiling water

Police in northern Sweden are hunting for a woman who allegedly threw a pot of scalding hot water on her boyfriend in a fit of jealous rage.

Swedes held for NATO HQ break-in attempt

Swedes held for NATO HQ break-in attempt

More than two dozen Swedes were arrested in Brussels on Sunday for attempting to break into NATO headquarters along with hundreds of other peace activists.

Cop fined for unlawful arrest of ‘cocky’ man

Cop fined for unlawful arrest of ‘cocky’ man

A police officer has been convicted of professional misconduct after forcing a man described as "cocky" into a police vehicle in central Stockholm and dropping him on the outskirts of town even though he had broken no laws.

Man held for setting his wife on fire

Man held for setting his wife on fire

A man in Malmö in southern Sweden is suspected of having set his wife on fire following a domestic dispute stemming from her request for a divorce.