Sweden's Nobel Prize ceremony week could be set for a windy start after meteorologists forecast that a storm is on its way to the country.
A Swedish woman's plan to embrace the spirit of Christmas by inviting a stranger around for a festive feast has caused a social media stir, as reports emerge of similar initiatives across the country.
Northland Resources, which employs over 800 people at its Swedish mine, have said that it will file for bankrupty citing a "dramatic fall" in iron ore prices.
Each year when Christmas comes to town, shoppers fill the streets as markets pop up throughout Sweden. The Local heads to Linköping to get a taste of what makes its annual Christmas market unique.
The declaration by Sweden’s former prime minister Fredrik Reinfeldt that "there is plenty of space for more refugees" in the Nordic countries has been slammed by Danish leaders.
A South African judge has acquitted millionaire British businessman Shrien Dewani of murdering his Swedish bride on their honeymoon in 2010.
A court in central Sweden has been evacuated following a bomb threat, the latest in a series of attacks on justice centres across the country.
Jean Tirole, the French Nobel Economics laureate for 2014 has urged his home country to follow similar economic reforms to Sweden, as he prepares to pick up his award in Stockholm later this week.
A South African judge will rule on whether charges that millionaire British businessman Shrien Dewani murdered his bride on their honeymoon should be thrown out of court on Monday.
The number of Swedes intending to vote for the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats has shot up according to a new poll by YouGov released on Monday.
For this week’s My Swedish Career, The Local's Mimmi Nilsson chats to Robin Allen, a British flight inspector who recently touched down in Norrköping. With a happy-go-lucky attitude, he says he's 'winging it' in Sweden, but seems to have made a safe landing so far.