Slow mobile buffering a horror show say Swedes

Slow mobile buffering a horror show say Swedes

Video streaming delays generate as much stress as watching a horror film, according to a Swedish tech giant.

‘The Local helped us formulate our message in an exciting way’

‘The Local helped us formulate our message in an exciting way’

Learn more about why Stockholm University turned to The Local's Client Studio to help attract more foreign students to study in the Swedish capital.

Swedish court stubs out right to ban e-cigarettes

Swedish court stubs out right to ban e-cigarettes

Sweden's national drug agency can no longer ban the sale of e-cigarettes.

Teen locked up for gay man ‘snake murder’

Teen locked up for gay man ‘snake murder’

A teenager who murdered a gay man and wrapped a snake around his neck has been sentenced.

Swedish island officials dance to make rain. Doesn’t work.

Swedish island officials dance to make rain. Doesn’t work.

It's still dry there.

Bruce Springsteen gig confirmed in Sweden

Bruce Springsteen gig confirmed in Sweden

The rock legend last played Sweden three years ago.

Sweden’s love immigrants face long waits for permits

Sweden’s love immigrants face long waits for permits

Migration officials are giving priority to refugees.

Back to school as Swedish royal returns to home town

Back to school as Swedish royal returns to home town

He's married to the Crown Princess of Sweden. But this is where Prince Daniel grew up.

Eight strange things that surprised me about Sweden

Eight strange things that surprised me about Sweden

What happens when you drop a Briton in Sweden? The Local's Catherine Edwards knows.

Crash bridge warning signs ‘were not faulty’

Crash bridge warning signs ‘were not faulty’

UPDATED: All warning lights were working on the bridge where a British indie band crashed to their deaths, Swedish authorities have said.