War weary Syrians find new home in Sweden

War weary Syrians find new home in Sweden

Syrians who have fled the conflict in their homeland are starting to find their feet in Sweden after the country granted residency to all asylum seekers who have made their way to Swedish shores reports AFP who visited the Märst refugee centre north of Stockholm.

Integration Minister in Rosengård move

Integration Minister in Rosengård move

Swedish Integration Minister Erik Ullenhag is set to spend a week in Rosengård in Malmö in an attempt he says to understand the immigration and anti-Semitism issues which have affected the city in recent years.

Bridge star amazed with show’s UK success

Bridge star amazed with show’s UK success

The Bridge star Sofia Helin has admitted her surprise at how popular the Swedish/Danish show has become internationally as the second season prepares to debut on SVT.

Runner ‘disappointed’ over gay scandal

Runner ‘disappointed’ over gay scandal

Swedish champion athlete Abeba Aregawi has said she is "disappointed" her comments over homosexuality overshadowed her gold medal win at the Moscow World Championships when she refused to take part in the rainbow protest due to her religious beliefs.

Stenson tees up $10 million golf win

Stenson tees up $10 million golf win

Sweden's Henrik Stenson fired a one-under par 69 on Saturday to keep a four-stroke lead after the third round of the season-ending $8 million US PGA Tour Championship.