Sweden Democrats tell neo-Nazi to vacate seat

Sweden Democrats tell neo-Nazi to vacate seat

A man with a background in the neo-Nazi movement looks set to claim a seat on Lidköping municipal council in central Sweden in replace of a member of the Sweden Democrats, who have called on him to step down.

Man admits to killing pensioner with an axe

Man admits to killing pensioner with an axe

A 37-year-old man has confessed to the killing of an elderly dog walker with an axe in Arvidsjaur in northern Sweden on Thursday.

Snowfalls hamper access on Swedish roads

Snowfalls hamper access on Swedish roads

There were widespread traffic problems in eastern areas of Sweden on Saturday as heavy snow continued to fall and temperatures plunged to well below freezing.

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Suspect remanded for shooting man in the face

A 26-year-old man was remanded into custody on Saturday on suspicion of attempted murder in connection with an incident in central Stockholm on Tuesday when a man was shot in the face.

Managers sold jobs at McDonald’s: report

Managers sold jobs at McDonald’s: report

Two managers at fast food chain McDonald's in Sweden are suspected of having sold work permits to illegal foreign workers.