A Swede of Rwandan origin who is suspected of involvement in the 1994 genocide has been remanded in custody, while a Rwandan national was released after questioning, a prosecutor said.
Hands on, hats off – Nyström Stockholm presents Italian elegance streamlined into Swedish simplicity, with quality leather bags made right here in Stockholm. The Local spoke with a company representative about what makes Nyström unique.
Stockholm's first alcohol-free club night has already made international headlines ahead of its launch on Friday. The Local's Maddy Savage put five questions to the man behind the hype.
Several regionally elected Sweden Democrats were revealed on Thursday to have previous convictions for violent crimes.
Swedish fashion giant H&M announced a 20 percent leap year-on-year in third quarter profits but disappointed investors with a slight fall in gross profit margins linked to increased expansion costs.
IN MY VOICE: While the Swedish media report on how the Social Democrats will form a new government, NFGL member Diana Imamgaiazova looks at how media in Russia and Ukraine reported on the Swedish elections - and whether or not the results are truly "surprising".
UPDATED: Stockholm traffic was hit by lengthy delays on Thursday after masked thieves left "ticking packages" at two currency exchange offices.
The average age of Sweden's members of parliament is now 45, according to statistics released on Thursday. It is a record low for Sweden and five years below the global average.
UPDATED: Plans to allow single women to have fertility treatment funded by taxpayers, have been backed by the body that represents local and regional authorities across Sweden.
Police in Uppsala in eastern Sweden are investigating after two teenage boys were shot on a farm. Officers have confirmed to The Local that both were already known to police.