Chainsaw man destroys house in family feud

Chainsaw man destroys house in family feud

A man in central Sweden has gone on a rampage with a chainsaw after a family housing dispute took an unexpected turn.

Man frames beggar with stolen tablet computer

Man frames beggar with stolen tablet computer

A man in southern Sweden has landed in hot water after he stole a tablet computer, gave it to a beggar, then reported her to the police.

Sub hunt: ‘There is something out there’

Sub hunt: ‘There is something out there’

Stockholm's archipelago is the focus of the biggest military operation in Sweden since the Cold War. The Local is in the region's capital, Vaxholm, to see what residents make of the drama.

Extremist saves Sweden Democrats’ EU group

Extremist saves Sweden Democrats’ EU group

The EU group that bound several Eurosceptic parties including the Sweden Democrats has been saved by an MEP from a far-right Polish group, just a week after it appeared to have crumbled, according to a UK press report.

Sweden ready to use force to surface sub

Sweden ready to use force to surface sub

Sweden's military says it has no plans to downsize the search for a possible foreign submarine and is prepared to force any suspect vessel to the surface of the sea, "with armed force if necessary".

Timeline: Search for submarine in Stockholm

Timeline: Search for submarine in Stockholm

In October 2014 the Swedish military launched an extensive hunt for what was rumoured to be a damaged Russian submarine in the Stockholm archipelago. A month later officials confirmed that a vessel had been present but said they didn't know where it came from.

Can the world learn from the horrific Ebola scenes in West Africa?

Can the world learn from the horrific Ebola scenes in West Africa?

The developed world is quickly becoming paralyzed by fear of the unexpected Ebola virus - but was it really so unexpected, given the poverty and history of Africa? NFGL member Banjwa Adventino, studying Development Studies at Lund University, examines these issues.

Profit leap for Swedbank

Profit leap for Swedbank

Swedbank has seen its profits rise higher than expected.

Sick pay U-turn from Sweden’s new coalition

Sick pay U-turn from Sweden’s new coalition

Small businesses won't face rising sick pay costs, following a policy reversal from Sweden's new coalition government.