Swedish lives saved by first aid text scheme

Swedish lives saved by first aid text scheme

A trial text-messaging service that alerts people who are trained in resuscitation techniques to nearby cardiac arrest victims has led to a sharp increase in those receiving the life-saving treatment from volunteers, a new Swedish study has shown.

Swedish stag party tells of ‘sick’ King moment

Swedish stag party tells of ‘sick’ King moment

Just days before his own son Prince Carl Philip ties the knot in Stockholm, King Carl XVI Gustaf's banter with a bachelor party in central Sweden has made the headlines.

Man arrested over Arlanda bomb threat

Man arrested over Arlanda bomb threat

A man has been arrested in Finland over a bomb threat on a plane taking off from Stockholm’s Arlanda airport. The alert has now been lifted.

How a reality TV star got a Swedish fairytale

How a reality TV star got a Swedish fairytale

With just two days to go until the wedding of the year in Sweden, we take a closer look at the former reality starlet, glamour model and yoga teacher set to become a real-life princess.

Swedish man rescues baby elk from cold creek

Swedish man rescues baby elk from cold creek

A video of a Swedish man wading through a freezing cold creek to rescue a baby elk has gone viral.

Key clue found in record missing teenager search

Key clue found in record missing teenager search

UPDATED: Volunteers searching for missing 17-year-old Lisa Holm in central Sweden have made an important new discovery, police say. The hunt is the biggest event of its kind organized by the Missing People charity.

Swedish teens arrested over pensioner’s murder

Swedish teens arrested over pensioner’s murder

Two 13-year-old boys have been questioned by police after they were arrested on suspicion of murdering a 65-year-old man on a farm in south-western Sweden.

Hungary crash grounds Swedish Saab planes

Hungary crash grounds Swedish Saab planes

After two planes made by Swedish defence giant Saab and used by the Hungarian army crashed, the central European country has opted to ground its fleet of Jas-39 Gripen fighter jets.