US expats in Sweden back Bernie Sanders

US expats in Sweden back Bernie Sanders

The presidential hopeful is the most popular Democratic candidate among Americans living in Sweden.

‘Asleep’ man cleared of child sex abuse by court

‘Asleep’ man cleared of child sex abuse by court

The man said he was asleep when he allegedly made an eight-year-old girl touch his genitals.

Sweet! How cute is this child’s written candy confession?

Sweet! How cute is this child’s written candy confession?

A young Swedish candy thief's remorseful apology has melted hearts all over the internet.

‘True vulnerability is to flee if you don’t know you’ll survive’

‘True vulnerability is to flee if you don’t know you’ll survive’

Sweden's former prime minister Fredrik Reinfeldt has suggested cushy Swedes should stop complaining about immigration.

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April 6: Insurance, finance and the biosphere

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Slushy Easter: Swedes told to prepare for weekend snow

Slushy Easter: Swedes told to prepare for weekend snow

Swedish weather forecasters say sleet and snow are on the way over Easter.

‘If you come here you must be loyal to Swedish values’
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‘If you come here you must be loyal to Swedish values’

Can Sweden’s humanitarian agenda really be balanced with secularity and security? The Local speaks to Abu Dhabi-based scholar and author Dr. Jamal Sanad al-Suwaidi about the conundrum.

Explosion at office close to Sweden’s Eurovision venue

Explosion at office close to Sweden’s Eurovision venue

Police are investigating the cause of a "powerful" blast in Enskede in southern Stockholm, where the Eurovision Song Contest will be held in May.

Swedish student caught up in deadly Spanish bus crash

Swedish student caught up in deadly Spanish bus crash

UPDATED: At least one person from Sweden was on board a bus carrying foreign exchange students that crashed in north-eastern Spain, killing 14 people.

‘My dream is to teach Swedes about Japanese food’

‘My dream is to teach Swedes about Japanese food’

Meet Tomoko Hayashi, the chef and caterer who's trying to make the Swedes realize there's more to Japanese food than sushi.