Trollhättan pupils and staff on Thursday turned out to remember one of their favourite teachers who became the third victim of a far-right killer in a rare Swedish school attack.
Who said the Swedes were cold and distanced? The Local has spoken to three families who are opening their homes to strangers this Christmas in an act of festive generosity.
A billion dollar deal for Chinese-owned carmaker Nevs, formerly Saab, to build 250,000 electric cars at its Trollhättan factory is set to create hundreds of jobs in west Sweden.
Sweden's set to host a string of super stars next year, from Justin Bieber to Jamie xx. Here's a round-up of some of the biggest announcements so far.
Sweden's striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has confirmed he will play the Euro 2016 for Sweden – but added his future is uncertain after his contract with Paris Saint-Germain runs out in June.
UPDATED: Sweden's parliament has approved a controversial new law which will see mandatory border checks introduced on all trains crossing the Öresund bridge from Denmark.
Photos of a 17-year-old Swedish teenager have gone viral after she took part in a 'doppelganger' project for a website and ended up meeting an Irish student who looks just like her.
UPDATED; The nationalist Sweden Democrats are still gaining support, despite recent measures by Sweden's Social Democrat-Green coalition to limit the number of people granted asylum.
Bored of Christmas carols and gift wrapping already? Or simply want to escape the hype? Here are our favourite events that have nothing to do with Christmas, alongside our regular listings table.