Who was Sweden’s school sword killer?

Who was Sweden’s school sword killer?

Swedish police shared details on Friday about a 21-year-old Hitler admirer with far-right sympathies who killed a teacher and teenager at an immigrant-heavy Trollhättan school.

Stockholm boasts new network for women in tech

Stockholm boasts new network for women in tech

Sweden prioritizes gender equality - in all sectors. SheTec is a new Stockholm community aimed at inspiring, informing and empowering women in technology.

Brother tells of dead ‘hero’ school teacher

Brother tells of dead ‘hero’ school teacher

The brother of teaching assistant Lavin Eskandar, 20, who was killed in the stabbing attack at a school in west Sweden has told The Local that his brother gave his life for his pupils.

Piggy pets find new winter home in Sweden

Piggy pets find new winter home in Sweden

Four adorable miniature pigs have found new homes over the winter after their owners' appeal for help went viral in Sweden.

Swedish parties reveal temporary asylum plan

Swedish parties reveal temporary asylum plan

UPDATED: The Swedish government and four opposition parties have agreed to introduce temporary residence permits for a number of refugees arriving in the Nordic country.

Swedish town mourns school sword attack

Swedish town mourns school sword attack

Residents of Trollhättan have been paying tribute to the victims of an attack on a school which left a teacher and a pupil dead.

Swedish police: don’t wear Halloween masks

Swedish police: don’t wear Halloween masks

UPDATED: Swedish police warned Halloween revellers not to use fake weapons as part of their fancy dress outfits as a country still shaken by a fatal school stabbing was trying to get back on its feet.

Unexpected profits jump for Sweden’s Volvo

Unexpected profits jump for Sweden’s Volvo

Truck maker Volvo reported a larger than expected operating profit hike of 75 percent on Friday.

Why I can’t wait for a proper Swedish winter

Why I can’t wait for a proper Swedish winter

As others break out the vitamin D supplements and start dreaming of next summer, our northern Swedish reporter Paul Connolly is excited about the prospect of a proper cold Swedish winter.

How to make a Swedish ‘pyttipanna’ fry-up

How to make a Swedish ‘pyttipanna’ fry-up

Swedish meal 'pyttipanna' is a traditional comfort food, perfect for autumn. So we've dug out our favourite take on the dish, shared by food writer John Duxbury.