UPDATED: Sweden's state-owned energy company Vattenfall says it wants 43 billion kronor in compensation from Germany, after nuclear power provided by the firm was phased out by Angela Merkel's government.
Bromma airport should be closed down by 2022, with the plot used to build new homes, Stockholm City Council has proposed.
Sweden's Public Health Minister Gabriel Wikström has told The Local he's "honoured" he ended up with thousands of new Twitter followers after a user in Turkey started sharing his photo.
After the worst forest fire in modern times hit Sweden this summer, the area has become a hotspot for sightseers keen to inspect the damage. But residents and the local council aren't impressed.
There's been a big rise in the number of Swedes hiring cleaners, as new start-ups target apps and online booking services.
A Swedish documentary about everyday life for women in an Afghan prison has been nominated for an international award at the Emmys, one of the hottest prizes in the film industry.
Last month The Local's list of things expat women notice when they move to Sweden got people talking. But what about expat men? Our Deputy Editor Oliver Gee has been living here for four years and takes on the topic with some of his foreign friends.
IN MY VOICE: NFGL member Redwan Hasan discusses the need for education in his home country Bangladesh as a crucial factor for rural development – and how IT can play a role.
Smoking should be banned at bus stops, outdoor cafes and playgrounds according to a new report from Sweden's Public Health Agency, which is being considered by the government.
The sex life of British businessman Shrien Dewani was probed anew on Tuesday during his trial for the murder of his Swedish-born bride on their honeymoon in Cape Town.