‘Amnesiac’ man avoids deportation for ten years

‘Amnesiac’ man avoids deportation for ten years

Sweden's Migration Board has asked for help after a foreigner facing deportation claimed he can't remember where he's from. The man has been "stuck" in Sweden for over ten years.

The Local’s ultimate A – Z of Swedish fashion

The Local’s ultimate A – Z of Swedish fashion

Fashion Week struts onto the catwalk on Tuesday, and it's critical to be prepared. Want to know who are Sweden's best ateliers, fashion labels and most stylish fashionistas? The Local revisits the ultimate A to Z guide of Swedish fashion.

Swedish teacher rapped for ‘Facebook favourites’

Swedish teacher rapped for ‘Facebook favourites’

A Swedish teacher has irked parents after befriending certain students on Facebook and Instagram - but not others. Officials are now revising the school's social media policy.

Man held for Stockholm school axe attack

Man held for Stockholm school axe attack

A man was apprehended on Monday after he attacked someone with an axe at a school in Stockholm. The man is reported to have also swung the weapon at nearby students.

Cops admit to false reports in Malmö protest

Cops admit to false reports in Malmö protest

Police withdrew statements that ambulance personnel were attacked at the anti-Nazi demonstrations on Saturday, and reported themselves for investigation after trampling protesters.

Princess Estelle attends first day at pre-school

Princess Estelle attends first day at pre-school

Sweden's princess Estelle had her first day of pre-school on Monday, with Swedish media cramming outside the entrance to get a glimpse of the royal family.

Löfven pledges billions to ‘get railways working’

Löfven pledges billions to ‘get railways working’

The Social Democrat party has announced plans to nationalize maintenance of Swedish railways - and invest ten billion kronor more than the ruling government.

Stone-throwing youths attack Stockholm cops

Stone-throwing youths attack Stockholm cops

After police officers tried to search a car in Stockholm's Rinkeby, youths began throwing stones and torching cars in a spree that stretched into the early hours of Monday morning.

Five golden rules for the Swedish job hunt

Five golden rules for the Swedish job hunt

So you're looking for a job, but you don't know where to start. Well don't fret, we've talked to a career expert who explained role-playing, selling yourself, and playing by the Swedish rules.