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US artist to sell Swedish sweat to tourists

New York native Daniel Peltz has hatched a plan to collect the sweat of Swedish glass-blowers and sell it as a perfume to tourists visiting his adoptive home, according to a report in the local Norrköpings Tidning daily.

Forestry firm halts work at disputed mining site

Forestry firm halts work at disputed mining site

Swedish forestry concern Mellanskog called a halt to tree-felling activities at a planned limestone quarry on Gotland on Saturday evening, after a week of extensive protests by environmentalists.

13-year-old Stockholm girl found murdered

13-year-old Stockholm girl found murdered

A 13-year-old girl was found murdered on Saturday afternoon in the Stockholm suburb of Täby. Two men have been taken into custody.

‘Missing’ Swedish woman phones home

‘Missing’ Swedish woman phones home

A 25-year-old Swedish woman reported missing when she failed to return from a holiday in Egypt has been located alive and well after she put in a call to her worried parents.

Pia Sundhage named new Sweden coach

Pia Sundhage named new Sweden coach

Pia Sundhage has announced that she is leaving her post as manager of the US women's football team to return to Sweden to take charge of the national team.