Swedish star’s kickabout with young fan goes viral

Swedish star’s kickabout with young fan goes viral

A sweet story about how a big-hearted Swedish national football star made an eight-year-old fan's day has gone viral in Sweden.

Swedish retail giant H&M enjoys soaring profits

Swedish retail giant H&M enjoys soaring profits

Swedish fashion giant H&M reported an 11 percent boost in its profits in the second quarter of the year, on the back of a 20 percent jump in sales.

‘Russia rehearsed invasion of Sweden’

‘Russia rehearsed invasion of Sweden’

Claims that thousands of Russian soldiers took part in a huge military exercise which simulated a takeover of the Swedish island of Gotland earlier this year have caused jitters in Sweden.

Buzz over Swedish sex toy tester job advert

Buzz over Swedish sex toy tester job advert

UPDATED: A job advert for sex toy testers has been taken down from Sweden's Employment Service website (Arbetsförmedlingen), following concerns it might cause offence.

Fresh bribery claims in Swedish jet scandal

Fresh bribery claims in Swedish jet scandal

Swedish defence firm Saab paid around a billion kronor to shady middlemen as part of a controversial deal to sell fighter jets to South Africa, according to documents obtained by a Swedish tabloid.

Electrolux boss denies plan to quit Sweden

Electrolux boss denies plan to quit Sweden

Swedish appliance giant Electrolux has denied a report that its American chief executive Keith McLoughlin is resigning to reunite with his family in the US.

More Malmö unrest as youth centre burns

More Malmö unrest as youth centre burns

UPDATED: People in the troubled suburb of Kroksbäck in Malmö reported hearing explosions on Wednesday night, as emergency services discovered several cars and a community centre on fire.

Toilet bomb alert in Stockholm suburb

Toilet bomb alert in Stockholm suburb

Police in the Swedish capital investigated a suspected explosive found in a public toilet in a quiet suburb on Wednesday night.

Five events to get you dancing this week

Five events to get you dancing this week

Sweden's biggest music festival Bråvalla kicks off in Norrköping, south of Stockholm, with Calvin Harris and Muse among the big names on the bill and there are plenty more places to party across the country.