Islamic extremist shakes Sweden with TV threat

Islamic extremist shakes Sweden with TV threat

An Islamic extremist who threatened Sweden on Arabic TV has police on alert. One terror expert says the threat should be taken seriously, and that Sweden is in desperate need of a counter-extremism programme.

Teacher fined for ‘Hitler salute’ in German class

Teacher fined for ‘Hitler salute’ in German class

A teacher in southern Sweden was fined on Wednesday after performing the Hitler salute in front of his students during a German language lesson.

Swedish kids to get 100 more sport hours a year

Swedish kids to get 100 more sport hours a year

Sweden's government proposed on Wednesday an additional 20 percent of sports for the country's primary school children, meaning a massive hop, skip, and a jump from 500 hours a year to 600.

Berlin pensioners take on Swedish property giant

Berlin pensioners take on Swedish property giant

Residents at a former Berlin retirement home are furious with Swedish property developer Akelius over increased rents and poor living conditions. And the pensioners aren't ready to budge.

Swedish passengers sue Norwegian airline

Swedish passengers sue Norwegian airline

About 35,000 people have been hit by delays when flying with Norwegian - and now Swedish passengers have demanded millions of kronor in damages from the airline.

Stockholm braces for zombie invasion

Stockholm braces for zombie invasion

Stockholm is preparing itself for a zombie invasion this weekend, as the walking dead hit the streets in droves for the annual Zombie Walk.

Forest still not safe after Swedish fire

Forest still not safe after Swedish fire

While Sweden's massive forest fire is finally under control and residents have returned home, firefighters have warned that the forest itself may not be safe for months.

Swedish politician proposes ban on begging

Swedish politician proposes ban on begging

A Moderate Party MP sparked a debate on Wednesday when she said that she wanted to ban begging from the streets of Sweden.

Swede asks for epidural and gets disinfectant

Swede asks for epidural and gets disinfectant

A woman giving birth at a clinic in Malmö was given an injection of a strong neurotoxic disinfectant instead of an epidural - directly into her nervous system.

Saab’s new owner faces bankruptcy petition

Saab’s new owner faces bankruptcy petition

Chinese-owned automaker NEVS, the owner of the Swedish brand Saab, is in default, a Swedish court said on Tuesday after receiving a notice from an unpaid supplier.