A man was shot by police in Malmö city centre after he charged them wielding a knife, according to a witness.
As crowds waited to gain entrance to the Swedish Royal Palace on Swedish National Day, they were greeted by the first public appearance of Prince Alexander, the snoozing seven-week-old son of Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia.
Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven launched his Swedish National Day speech in Botkyrka by declaring how lucky he was to be born in Sweden. Löfven also talked about the importance of empathizing with strangers.
A Swedish man who was attending the Rock in Vienna festival in Austria has drowned after going for a swim in a channel of the Danube river.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes no secret of his lofty opinion of himself and according to his childhood club it is a longstanding trait of the Swedish superstar.
Put together the perfect Swedish dinner using these top-three regional delicacies from all corners of Sweden.