Sweden win first gold after dramatic ski race

Sweden win first gold after dramatic ski race

Sweden took a thrilling gold in the women's 4x5km cross country relay, overtaking Finland and Germany in the last metres for a famous victory.

Pope praises Sweden for ‘open’ refugee policy

Pope praises Sweden for ‘open’ refugee policy

Pope Francis has lavished praise on Sweden for its policy on integrating immigrants into society and hinted he would like to visit the country in future.

Valentine’s thieves surprise Malmö lovers

Valentine’s thieves surprise Malmö lovers

A loved up Swedish couple got a Valentine's day shock when their cosy night in was rudely disturbed by two burglars who broke into their apartment while they were tucked up in bed.

Wolf hunt stand-off raises Swedish tensions

Wolf hunt stand-off raises Swedish tensions

Farmers and hunters in Sweden are crying foul over a wolf hunt ban which they say threatens their way of life and may lead to civil disobedience.