Sweden came out third in Europe in a new ranking of EU member states' foreign policy influence, including foreign aid, human rights, and free trade with the US.
As the Sweden Democrats revealed their candidates for European parliamentary elections, commentator and historian David Lindén asks why such a clearly anti-EU party even went to the trouble.
TeliaSonera announced on Thursday that its profit took a blow in 2013, a year in which the Swedish-Finnish telecom operator faced a corruption probe, bad growth, and changing customer behaviour.
Ericsson will keep trimming costs in Sweden, the company said on Thursday after doubling its profits last year, with the net result nonetheless falling below expectation.
Swedish fashion retailer H&M on Thursday reported a minor increase in net profits in 2013, but fell short analysts' fourth quarter forecasts, sending its stock tumbling.
An elk took a startling, eight-metre leap from the top floor of a shopping mall car park in central Sweden on Wednesday, with a shocked motorist capturing the implausible event on video.
A woman was forced to enter a psychiatric hospital in southern Sweden after police officers tasked with picking up a female patient ended up knocking on her door by mistake. She has since received a bill for the unscheduled visit.
An expectant mother's use of cannabis during pregnancy can prevent a child from forming certain connections in the brain while growing in the womb, a Sweden-based researcher has revealed.
Controversial criminal-tracker website Lexbase, on which people see their neighbours' criminal records, was closed after a hacker attack allowed personal information on thousands of Swedes to leak online.
Swedish researchers have warned smokers and lung cancer patients that taking vitamins may help the growth of tumours, a study published Wednesday revealed.
Men with the diagnosis attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are 45 percent more likely to have a car crash, but taking medication cuts their accident risk considerably, said Swedish researchers.
Why can a Moderate get away with supporting Muslim polygamy, while the Social Democrats get accused of playing the religion card when promoting a Muslim within the party. A new report about Sweden's Muslim voters prompts more questions than it answers.
Switzerland has announced the date of its plebiscite on the purchase of 22 Swedish fighter jets as a majority of voters feel uncomfortable with the deal for a host of different reasons.