Doctors in Stockholm are checking a patient suspected of having contracted the Ebola virus.
Despite most Members of Parliament abstaining from voting, Sweden Democrat party secretary Björn Söder has been announced as one of Sweden's new Deputy Speakers.
The Local's resident music guru Paul Connolly is back with another selection of his favourite Swedish tracks.
A Swedish model whose photo was used in a British tabloid newspaper sting without her permission has described the incident as "something terrible".
Plans for works by controversial Swedish artist Dan Park to be shown in a secret location in Copenhagen have been shelved by the radio station that was behind the project.
BREAKING: Social Democrat politician Urban Ahlin has been announced as the man incoming Prime Minister Stefan Löfven wants to take over as the next speaker in Sweden's parliament.
Ziad El-Awad was the oldest student in the NFGL programme – but that didn't stop him from making a difference. Back in Jordan but eager to return to Sweden, Ziad explains how he won the Global Swede award and why Swedes are like coconuts.
The Ikea Foundation has donated 45 million kronor ($6.2 million) to aid organization Doctors Without Borders in an attempt to tackle West Africa's growing Ebola outbreak.
Over 15,000 Swedish kids each year are so badly hurt in the country's playgrounds that they are sent to hospital, new statistics have shown.
The new Red-Green government came to its first agreement on Sunday, announcing a two-year extension to Sweden's mandatory schooling.