Pregnant princesses join New Year greeting

Pregnant princesses join New Year greeting

Not one but two Swedish royal babies are due in 2016 and Crown Princess Victoria and newlywed Princess Sofia have shown off their bumps in an official photo to mark the start of the new year.

Northern Lights hopes dashed after ‘hype’

Northern Lights hopes dashed after ‘hype’

UPDATED: Swedes hoping to see the Northern Lights on Wednesday night were disappointed after barely a shimmer appeared, with one enthusiast website denouncing "record hype" that falsely predicted an intense experience across the nation.

‘No intention’ to leave France says star Swede

‘No intention’ to leave France says star Swede

Sweden's star stricker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has left fans confused after suggesting he has no plans to leave his Paris club in 2016, after previously hinting he might move on.

Refugees flee ‘haunted’ Swedish migration centre

Refugees flee ‘haunted’ Swedish migration centre

A group of Syrians have fled in terror from a refugee centre in southern Sweden after a succession of strange, inexplicable happenings left them convinced it was haunted by ghosts.

Five great last-minute New Year’s eve ideas

Five great last-minute New Year’s eve ideas

Still looking for something to do on New Year's eve? Fear not, there are plenty of cheap or free outdoor events around the country.

The Swedish stories that made us smile in 2015

The Swedish stories that made us smile in 2015

It's been a turbulent year for Sweden and the world. But to put a smile on your face as we leave behind a gloomy 2015, we bring you some of our favourite articles from the past 12 months.

Swedish man arrested in Turkey for Isis links

Swedish man arrested in Turkey for Isis links

UPDATED: A twenty-year-old Swedish man, believed to be the son of an al-Qaeda leader, has been arrested in Turkey on suspicion of being involved with the terror group Isis.