Police shoot knife attacker at psych clinic

Police shoot knife attacker at psych clinic

Police in Sweden have shot and wounded a man after he injured two patients and an employee in a knife attack at a psychiatric facility in Gothenburg.

Swedish Dads pushed to take third month of leave

Swedish Dads pushed to take third month of leave

Sweden is set next week to give all new fathers a third month of ‘use-it-or-lose-it’ paid paternity leave in a bid to push them to take on a greater share of baby care.

Swedish crematoria test for ‘greenest’ coffin

Swedish crematoria test for ‘greenest’ coffin

Sweden’s crematorium industry has launched a project to identify the most environmentally friendly coffin, recording and analysing emissions given off by seven different models.

White Christmas to hit Sweden two days late

White Christmas to hit Sweden two days late

It’s a few days too late for a white Christmas, but according to Sweden’s national weather forecaster, heavy snow will hit swathes of the south and west of the country over the weekend.