Sweden pick Zlatan to go to Olympics

Sweden pick Zlatan to go to Olympics

The forward could make Rio 2016 his final appearance at an international tournament, after he was named in the initial 35-man Sweden squad.

In pictures: Twelve stunning Scandinavian swimming pools

In pictures: Twelve stunning Scandinavian swimming pools

If you're going to own a swimming pool in a Nordic nation, you may as well do it with style. Houzz.se editor in chief Sara Norrman takes a look at some of Scandinavia’s most striking pools.

Watch Swedes play volleyball on Great Wall of China

Watch Swedes play volleyball on Great Wall of China

You may remember them as the Swedish space doughnut brothers. No? Read on!

Massacre prompts Swedish PM to join Stockholm Pride

Massacre prompts Swedish PM to join Stockholm Pride

Stefan Löfven has announced he will take part in this year's Stockholm Pride in response to the murder of 49 people at an LGBT club in Orlando.

Why an Iraqi who won Swedish lottery won’t quit his restaurant job

Why an Iraqi who won Swedish lottery won’t quit his restaurant job

Bawar Abdulljabbar, 23, came to Sweden from Kurdistan in 2009, and says the country has taken care of him. Then this month, something amazing happened.

Environmentalists climb onto Swedish PM’s office roof

Environmentalists climb onto Swedish PM’s office roof

Four environmental activists were arrested on Wednesday morning after a demonstration outside the Swedish Prime Minister's offices in Rosenbad, central Stockholm.

Dream weather predicted for Swedish Midsummer

Dream weather predicted for Swedish Midsummer

Midsummer in Sweden without rain? This year it's a possibility.

Eviction awaits for naked Swedish vacuum man

Eviction awaits for naked Swedish vacuum man

After 28 years in his studio apartment, a house-proud Linköping man looks set to be kicked out of after neighbours complained about his excessive vacuuming and laundry-room nudity.

SAS sputters back to life after five-day strike

SAS sputters back to life after five-day strike

After five days of turmoil most SAS flights are expected to run on schedule on Wednesday - but some passengers will remain grounded in Sweden.

Why Kalmar is Sweden’s best summer city

Why Kalmar is Sweden’s best summer city

Kalmar was once voted Sweden’s top summer destination. Here's way you should go there immediately — and bring your swimming gear.

Mystery ‘extinct’ space rock found in Sweden

Mystery ‘extinct’ space rock found in Sweden

A morsel of never-before-seen alien rock has been dug up in a limestone quarry in Sweden, where it had lain deeply buried for about 470 million years, scientists have said.