Sweden strikes deal to continue nuclear power

Sweden strikes deal to continue nuclear power

Sweden's centre-left government has struck a deal to continue nuclear power for the foreseeable future, backtracking on its pledge to phase out atomic energy.

Summer in Sweden: 2016

Summer in Sweden: 2016

It's the end of the academic year, and SI News will be taking a summer break. But if you're staying in Sweden this summer, there are some great events you should know about!

Stockholm festival pledges ‘zero tolerance’ for groping

Stockholm festival pledges ‘zero tolerance’ for groping

Organizers behind a popular summer music festival pledged zero tolerance against sexual harassment as the event kicked off in Stockholm on Friday.

How an Iranian newcomer danced her way to a job in Sweden

How an Iranian newcomer danced her way to a job in Sweden

When 24-year-old Atoosa Farahmand first came to Malmö she was lost and confused, but her passion for dancing helped her find a way into Swedish society — and get a job even before she was granted asylum.

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Swedes slam ‘censorship’ of cartoon lesbian romance

Swedes slam ‘censorship’ of cartoon lesbian romance

A petition claims that dialogue in the Swedish version of a children's cartoon was changed to remove the romantic connotations of a same sex relationship.

NFGL reflections: events of 2015-2016

NFGL reflections: events of 2015-2016

Another academic year has come to an end - what was it like? Let's take a moment to reflect on some of the highlights for NFGL members this year.

Snowmen in summer?! This is northern Sweden right now

Snowmen in summer?! This is northern Sweden right now

No, your eyes do not deceive you, this is a picture of a kid building a snowman in June.

SAS profits slump despite cheap fuel costs

SAS profits slump despite cheap fuel costs

The Scandinavian carrier suffered a 38 percent profit tumble.

Shocking moment bear kills elk baby as mum watches

Shocking moment bear kills elk baby as mum watches

Watch the heartbreaking clip of this brown bear mauling a baby elk to death right in front of its mother in northern Sweden.

Sweden to pay damages over Roma register

Sweden to pay damages over Roma register

Stockholm District Court has ruled that a Skåne police database of Roma involved ethnic discrimination.

Hundreds of Swedish pilots go on strike

Hundreds of Swedish pilots go on strike

UPDATED: Thousands of passengers could be affected.

How to make superb Swedish asparagus soup

How to make superb Swedish asparagus soup

Easy to prepare and simple to store, this Swedish recipe for asparagus soup is well worth trying this weekend.