Man crashes bus to avoid squirrel

Man crashes bus to avoid squirrel

A bus driver in Gothenburg, western Sweden swerved to avoid the creature and then crashed into a grove of trees leaving six of his 40 passengers requiring hospital treatment.

Liberals propose third daddy month

Liberals propose third daddy month

The Liberal People's Party (Folkpartiet) want a third paternity month of parental benefit saying it will play a crucial role for children and help career prospects for mothers.

Swede invents ‘Truman Show’ mini camera

Swede invents ‘Truman Show’ mini camera

Martin Källström from Linköping, southern Sweden, has developed a mini "lifelogging" camera that takes a picture once every 30 seconds and has shrugged aside privacy concerns saying his invention is to "save memories."

Injuries after houseboat capsizes during party

Injuries after houseboat capsizes during party

One person was left seriously injured after a houseboat in Malmö, southern Sweden capsized into the canal during a party on Saturday, with dozens forced to swim to safety after the accident.

New Swedes to get obligatory welcome

New Swedes to get obligatory welcome

Immigrants who are granted Swedish citizenship are set to be given an obligatory welcome ceremony from 2015 with all municipalities participating in a five million kronor ($755,000) annual project which will boost integration according to the government.