Between Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt and opposition leader Stefan Löfven, a majority of Swedes prefer Reinfeldt both as head of government and as a dinner party companion.
A proposed new law could mean that Swedish courts will have to offer interpreters to anyone who requests one during a trial.
The founders of a new digital culture channel, Play Kultur, plan to use streaming technology to beam concerts and plays straight to Swedes' computers, smartphones and tablets.
The six people held over a violent jewellery store robbery in Södertälje were childhood friends who dreamed of a life of luxury, media report.
Sweden failed to defend their World Junior Ice Hockey Championships gold on Saturday as the United States clinched a 3-1 win in the final in Ufa, Russia.