Police are introducing electronic road barriers that automatically test if drivers are over the legal alcohol limit.
Sweden's Green Party manifesto focuses on tackling climate change and improving education.
A Swedish zoo is celebrating the birth of a pygmy hippopotamus, which zookeepers say looks just like a mini Michelin man.
A Stockholm woman who went into cardiac arrest while giving birth last week has passed away, with the hospital coming under fire for its lack of intensive care facilities.
Swedes are more willing to risk conflict with Russia by helping Ukraine than people from any other European country, according to a global opinion poll.
Sweden's government has pledged to invest an extra 1.3 billion kronor in the military as Russia ramps up its activities in the Baltic Sea area.
The Swedish Security Service (Säpo) says it has stopped two terror attacks being planned by violent Islamist extremists living inside the country.
Sweden and Norway have agreed to start planning a direct train connection between the Norwegian capital and Sweden's second-biggest city.