SFI students struggle to speak with ‘shy’ Swedes

SFI students struggle to speak with ‘shy’ Swedes

Over a third of students who sign up to learn Swedish never speak the language outside the classroom reveals a new survey.

Swedish ice-cream truck to be silenced

Swedish ice-cream truck to be silenced

The distinctive jingle of an ice-cream truck is to be a thing of the past in a southern Swedish suburb after residents complained with the melody set to be replaced by a text message.

Benny Andersson: More feminists in the Riksdag

Benny Andersson: More feminists in the Riksdag

Former Abba star Benny Andersson has donated another 100,000 kronor ($15,468) to Sweden's Feminist Initiative party urging "We need them in parliament!" ahead of the 2014 general election.

Swedes pay less tax than the Danes and French

Swedes pay less tax than the Danes and French

A new report has revealed that Sweden has dropped to fourth place in the EU when it comes to the amount of tax that its citizens pay.

Princess Victoria sprains ankle in ski fall

Princess Victoria sprains ankle in ski fall

Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden fell over while skiing in the Alps on Monday but was unharmed apart from a sprained ankle.