The Royal Palace has revealed the name and title of Princess Madeleine's baby daughter at the official council ceremony in Stockholm.
Parts of Stockholm's Arlanda airport was cordoned off and closed down on Wednesday afternoon after a bomb threat directed at a passenger plane.
Swarms of jobseekers descended upon a Stockholm office for Sweden's national jobs agency (Arbetsförmedlingen) on Wednesday after workers accidentally invited 61,000 people to a meeting intended for 1,000.
Leading researchers in Sweden have found that rigging up amputees to virtual reality computer games can help ease the pain caused by their phantom limbs.
Sweden's environment minister is on the war path and threatening to sue the European Commission for dragging its feet on the issue of harmful chemicals in clothes and beauty products.
Sweden's central bank revealed on Wednesday that it was keeping an eye on the low inflation, while its board members asked that policy makers pay attention to the country's high level of household indebtedness.
The vast majority of gastric bypass patients in Sweden are happy with the results - an average loss of two thirds of their body weight - but almost half have to resort to plastic surgery, new long-term research showed.
Organizers of Sweden's annual Vasaloppet cross-country ski race, which is scheduled to begin on Sunday, said the historic race would go ahead despite unusually high temperatures.
Convicted rapists and fraudsters have managed to become legal guardians for people with disabilities in Sweden, a new review showed on Wednesday.