Bus drivers hit by racist and sexist messages

Bus drivers hit by racist and sexist messages

Police are investigating after several bus drivers were forced to read "highly inappropriate" messages sent through the Stockholm bus network's internal communications network.

Top ten quotes from Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Top ten quotes from Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Swedish football hero Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes the headlines almost as much for his offhand comments as for his footballing prowess. Here are our ten favourite Zlatan quotes.

Swedes are ‘least ignorant’ in Europe

Swedes are ‘least ignorant’ in Europe

People in Sweden are the best in Europe when it comes to understanding the scale of key social issues or knowing core facts about their country's population.

Ryanair halts flights from Sweden’s Malmö

Ryanair halts flights from Sweden’s Malmö

Budget airline Ryanair has announced it will stop flying from Malmö's Sturup airport and will instead open a base at Copenhagen Airport.

Swedes mourn World Cup hero Klas Ingesson

Swedes mourn World Cup hero Klas Ingesson

Former Sweden international midfielder Klas Ingesson has died at the age of 46 following a long battle with cancer, his former club Elfsborg said on Wednesday.

Swedish support for joining Nato swells

Swedish support for joining Nato swells

More Swedes are now in favour of their country joining Nato than are against the idea, according to a new survey by pollsters Novus.

Stockholm ‘sinking’ oil spill ship safe

Stockholm ‘sinking’ oil spill ship safe

After fears a ship carrying around 52 tonnes of oil could sink in Stockholm's archipelago, Sweden's Coast Guard said the vessel had been towed to safety.

Milk loving Swedes could suffer from high intake

Milk loving Swedes could suffer from high intake

A new Swedish study suggests that there are more health risks connected to drinking milk than were previously believed. It could be an especially big problem in a country renowned for its love of dairy products.

Sweden records warmest October day in 63 years

Sweden records warmest October day in 63 years

Tuesday was particularly warm - at least by Swedish standards - and one town recorded the hottest October day since 1951.

Malala donates prize winnings to Gaza

Malala donates prize winnings to Gaza

UPDATED: Girls' rights champion Malala Yousafzai, who was in Sweden to accept the World's Children's Prize on Wednesday, said she would use all her winnings to help rebuild schools in war-ravaged Gaza.