Activists urge H&M to quit Uzbek cotton

Activists urge H&M to quit Uzbek cotton

British rights campaigners have launched a campaign calling on Swedish retail giant H&M to take concrete action to stop using cotton harvested by forced labour in Uzbekistan.

Sweden beat Norway to curling gold

Sweden beat Norway to curling gold

Sweden took home gold at this weekend's European Curling Championships in Karlstad, beating Norway 8-5.

Sweden debates school safety after US massacre

Sweden debates school safety after US massacre

In the wake of the tragic school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, Swedes are discussing whether or not to introduce national security guidelines for Swedish schools.

‘Open the borders’: Centre Party

‘Open the borders’: Centre Party

The Swedish Centre Party believes free immigration into Sweden could solve the country's labour-power needs.

Record figures for Sweden Democrats

Record figures for Sweden Democrats

A new poll puts the far-right Sweden Democrat party at a record 10 percent, with an increase in support among older voters and voters in north-central Sweden.