Fish factory workers in Sweden got a shock when a salmon was discovered on the assembly line with a clear sign of the cross on its belly, prompting workers to hail what has been dubbed the "Jesus Fish".
There is no evidence to suggest a link between market reforms within the care homes sector in Scandinavia and an improvement in quality, according to a new report published by Stockholm University.
Journalist and musician Kristian Gidlund passed away on Tuesday after succumbing to a fight against cancer. His life and death touched millions of Swedes via his blog "In this body of mine" and makes the drummer from Dalarna our choice for Swede of the Week.
Online ticketing services at Swedish regional train service SJ went down on Wednesday following a suspected hacker attack, with the company warning passengers that a solution is still out of sight.
A Swedish wine distributor has defended its "Mafiozo" brand wine after an outraged Italian called the gangster-labelled wine "offensive".
People suffering from stress and a sense of hopelessness while middle-aged run up to three times the risk of developing dementia later in life, according to a new study from Karolinska Institute in Stockholm.
The founder of Swedish furniture giant Ikea and his three sons have become involved in a bitter dispute about the family's wealth, according to a new book about the company's future.
The Friends International Centre Against Bullying opened in Stockholm on Wednesday, with the head of the organization adding that there will be an added focus on cyberbullying following several high-profile cases in Sweden recently.
The Swiss senate voted on Wednesday to release 3.13 billion Swiss francs ($3.4 billion) to buy 22 Swedish fighter jets, following suit after the lower house approved the plan.