Menni sentenced to seven years in prison

Menni sentenced to seven years in prison

Nasserdine Menni, found guilty by a Scottish jury of funding Stockholm suicide bomber Taimour Abdulwahab’s December 2010 attack, has been sentenced to seven years in prison.

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Woman stabs boyfriend, claims ‘self-defence’

A Swedish woman who has admitted to stabbing her boyfriend to death in June and then photographing his dead body claims to have acted in self-defence.

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Malmö hit-and-run driver jailed for three years

A Malmö resident was sentenced to prison for three years on Monday after his reckless and drug-induced driving killed a cyclist in southern Sweden in June.

Swedes find bedroom sex ‘most romantic’

Swedes find bedroom sex ‘most romantic’

While Swedes have long been subjected to a reputation as wild and uninhibited when it comes to sex, a new survey has revealed they may not be as daring as previously believed.

Woman finds sex clip on repaired mobile phone

Woman finds sex clip on repaired mobile phone

A young woman from central Sweden had a nasty surprise when she turned on her newly repaired mobile phone and found footage of a masturbating man saved in the memory.

Educated Greeks flock to Sweden to find work

Educated Greeks flock to Sweden to find work

The deep financial crisis in Europe has led to more Greek citizens arriving in Sweden to seek employment, with twice as many coming 2011 compared to the year before.

Säpo spent millions on ‘James Bond’ party

Säpo spent millions on ‘James Bond’ party

Swedish security service Säpo has come under fire after revelations that a James Bond themed party in 2011 cost 5.3 million kronor ($802,500), a contract that was never put out to tender.

Woman charged for peeing on sleeping man

Woman charged for peeing on sleeping man

A woman in western Sweden is facing criminal charges after she urinated on a sleeping man and his sofa.

Two SAS planes turn back after lightning strike

Two SAS planes turn back after lightning strike

Two planes heading for northern Sweden were forced to return to Stockholm’s Arlanda airport after being hit by lightning mid-flight on Sunday.

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Flooding in Sweden after heavy weekend rainfall

Heavy rainfall on Sunday night led to severe flooding in parts of Sweden, with experts predicting that after a brief warm spell on Monday, the wet weather will continue into the week.