Sweden’s Zlatan denies move to Italian side

Sweden’s Zlatan denies move to Italian side

Top Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic dismissed rumours on Friday linking him with a move from his club side Paris Saint-Germain to Italian team AC Milan.

Sweden enjoys summer heatwave (finally)

Sweden enjoys summer heatwave (finally)

Warm weather shone on most of Sweden on Friday, with much of the country also set to enjoy a dry and sunny weekend. But the bikini weather was set to fade by Monday.

Sweden beats Denmark to ‘most livable’ capital

Sweden beats Denmark to ‘most livable’ capital

Stockholm and Copenhagen have fallen out of the top five most livable places on the planet in elite magazine Monocle's rankings. But for the first time the Swedish capital has trumped its Nordic rival.

Sweden’s costly food gets even more pricey

Sweden’s costly food gets even more pricey

Sweden is a notoriously expensive place to eat out, and now the nation's restaurants are getting even pricier, new figures from Statistics Sweden suggest.

What you have to know about the royal wedding

What you have to know about the royal wedding

Whether you've avoided the hype so far or are lapping up every new detail, here are the key facts you just have to know about Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist's rocking royal wedding on Saturday.

Swedish strawberry shortage a ‘disaster’

Swedish strawberry shortage a ‘disaster’

Swedish farmers have warned of a strawberry shortage at next week's Midsummer celebrations, describing it as a “disaster” for both Swedish people and for strawberry growers.

Two men hurt in Malmö explosion overnight

Two men hurt in Malmö explosion overnight

A newspaper deliverer, 35, and a man in his 40s have been injured in an explosion in the southern Swedish city of Malmö.

Three people quizzed in Lisa Holm disappearance

Three people quizzed in Lisa Holm disappearance

UPDATED: Three people - one woman and two men - were taken in for questioning on Friday evening. They were escorted from a house about 300m from the café where Holm works.

New Ramadan rules to help Nordic Muslims

New Ramadan rules to help Nordic Muslims

Muslims in the Nordic region can expect new guidelines for coping with a sun that never sets ahead of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, a Swedish Muslim association has said.

How to make Swedish Västerbotten pie

How to make Swedish Västerbotten pie

Västerbotten is a place in northern Sweden famous for producing the king of Swedish cheese dishes - Västerbottensostpaj. John Duxbury shares his favourite recipe with The Local.