32 police officers hurt in Stockholm riots

32 police officers hurt in Stockholm riots

According to a new report published by the police over 30 officers were injured during the recent unrest in Stockholm suburbs and many did not have protective equipment.

Annual cycling event takes dramatic turn

Annual cycling event takes dramatic turn

A female cyclist was seriously injured in Vätternrundan, the world's largest recreational cycling event in which thousands of participants race around Sweden's second biggest lake.

Runaway goat takes night-time stroll

Runaway goat takes night-time stroll

Police are searching for the owners of a goat who was found wandering the streets of Skara in western Sweden on Friday night.

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Mum fesses up 42 years after abandoning baby

A woman who left her infant boy in a stairwell in northern Sweden in 1972 has stepped forward in the hope of meeting her son to ask for forgiveness before she dies.

Bildt warns of ‘arms race’ in war-torn Syria

Bildt warns of ‘arms race’ in war-torn Syria

The US promise of military aid to rebel forces in Syria could have serious humanitarian consequences, Swedish foreign minister Carl Bildt said Friday.