Sweden gets set for Easter egg frenzy

Sweden gets set for Easter egg frenzy

As soon as they get laid, they get eaten: eggs are the ovoid delights on everybody’s lips in Sweden this Easter.

Tweeting Bildt to journo: ‘Look for a proper job’

Tweeting Bildt to journo: ‘Look for a proper job’

Sweden’s foreign minister Carl Bildt took to Twitter on Thursday to snipe at a journalist who claimed the controversial Moderate Party veteran planned to step down before the 2014 elections.

Stenson spoils US party with bungled final hole

Stenson spoils US party with bungled final hole

Henrik Stenson looked set to celebrate his 36th birthday in fine style at the 76th US Masters until he tossed away a hard-earned lead with a nightmare last hole at Augusta National on Thursday.

Social Democrats sprint into poll lead

Social Democrats sprint into poll lead

Spearheaded by an increasingly popular new leader, the Social Democrats have come out on top of a party preference survey for the first time since the 2010 general election.

Easter weather warning: expect icy roads

Easter weather warning: expect icy roads

Motorists are being advised to take extra care on the roads this Good Friday, as a mixture of snow and rain in southern and central Sweden prompts meteorological agency SMHI to issue a freeze warning.