Swedish kids start daycare earlier: report

Swedish kids start daycare earlier: report

Over half of Swedish one-year-olds attended daycare in 2012, a 17 percent increase in comparison with 2005, according to new figures from the National Agency for Education (Skolverket).

Swedish boat accident clouds America’s Cup

Swedish boat accident clouds America’s Cup

America's Cup officials pressed on Saturday with their probe of the capsizing of a catamaran that killed Briton Andrew Simpson, seeking answers to keep world sailing's most prestigious event afloat.

Refuse tip fire smokes out Stockholm

Refuse tip fire smokes out Stockholm

Smoke billowing from a fire at a refuse station in southern Stockholm has caused a slew of calls from concerned residents across the city to the emergency services.

Rail traffic delays after goods train derails

Rail traffic delays after goods train derails

Rail traffic in northern Sweden will suffer interruptions this week after a goods train derailed between Älvsbyn and Jörn on Saturday.

Volunteers join search for missing woman

Volunteers join search for missing woman

Volunteers are on Sunday set to continue the search for a 20-year-old woman who went missing near Boden in northern Sweden last week while police investigate a suspected abduction.