Weather agency calls time on Swedish summer

Weather agency calls time on Swedish summer

Swedish weather agency SMHI has urged sun-lovers to take advantage of the warm weather this weekend, forecasting that the autumn will arrive with a vengeance this week.

placeholder image

Man shot dead in Stockholm ‘execution’

A 22-year-old man was shot dead by Örby school in southern Stockholm on Friday night in an incident described by police as an "execution".

Swedes urge Syrians not to rush to embassies

Swedes urge Syrians not to rush to embassies

Sweden on Friday advised Syrians against rushing to its embassies in a futile bid for asylum, saying only those travelling to the Scandinavian country could apply.