The nationwide bus strike looks likely to be pushed into the weekend, as employers and staff have made no concrete headway in salary negotiations.
With two Swedish girls convicted in the Gothenburg Instagram slut-shaming case, the plaintiffs' lawyer Arash Raoufi says the victims have been tarnished for life, and that the conviction only reflects the tip of the iceberg of a much wider problem.
Shining the spotlight on a domestic mystic helped Moderna Museet's Daniel Birnbaum propel artist Hilma af Klint onto the global stage, while setting the tone for his directorship at Stockholm's most high-profile museum.
Whenever an elk makes the news on The Local, there is almost always a debate about whether the Swedish beast is indeed an elk... or a moose. The official verdict is elk. We found out why.
Police in northern Sweden are puzzled after a dead elk on the side of the road was stolen before it could be collected by authorities.
Sweden Democrat politician Kent Ekeroth is closely involved in the running of a notorious anti-immigrant website and exerts influence over editorial content, according to media revelations on Thursday.
Police reports of hate crimes have declined by six percent since 2008, according a new report from the Crime Prevention Council (Brottsförebyggande rådet, Brå).
A Swedish couple risk being prosecuted for leaving their 11-month-old baby in their car on a summer's day as they went shopping.
Swedish Finance Minister Anders Borg has said that he could accept the deal agreed in Brussels in the early hours of Thursday morning regarding how to deal with troubled banks.
Laurent Blanc was officially confirmed as Paris Saint-Germain's new manager on Tuesday, and one of his first challenges will be to persuade star Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic that he can fill outgoing coach Carlo Ancelotti's shoes.
The female employees of the Swedish Government Offices earn 88 percent of what their male colleagues earn, lower than average across the public sector according to a new report from the Swedish Agency for Government Employers (Arbetsgivarverket).