‘This choir is incredible – they’re so brave and open to everything’

‘This choir is incredible – they’re so brave and open to everything’

When coming from such distant lands, it can be hard to find a common language. But a new choir has found the solution in music.

Trial begins over asylum worker’s stabbing death

Trial begins over asylum worker’s stabbing death

The trial will attempt to establish the suspect's age.

Sweden extends border controls until November

Sweden extends border controls until November

Sweden has extended its border checks for six months.

Why the Vasa is getting a makeover… and losing weight

Why the Vasa is getting a makeover… and losing weight

The Local gets a rare chance to step on board Sweden's 17th-century warship and watch its painstaking makeover unfold.

‘Please God, don’t let anything happen’

‘Please God, don’t let anything happen’

Swedish star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has spoken about the perceived terror threat against the upcoming Euro 2016 tournament in France – but insists he is not afraid.

Sweden’s wild wolf numbers going down

Sweden’s wild wolf numbers going down

A licensed cull earlier this year is the main reason behind the decline, say experts.

Swedes sweat on this year’s hottest day yet

Swedes sweat on this year’s hottest day yet

Gothenburg on the west coast has observed the hottest day of the summer.

Police hold man linked to Stockholm metro ‘attack’

Police hold man linked to Stockholm metro ‘attack’

UPDATED: Police are questioning a man in connection with an attempted murder investigation launched after a man was struck by a train at Stockholm's central underground station.

Six great things to put on your Swedish summer bucket list

Six great things to put on your Swedish summer bucket list

There's no summer like a Swedish summer. Here's how to make the most of it.