Sweden to sizzle in the sun for a few more days

Sweden to sizzle in the sun for a few more days

The heatwave that hit most of Sweden last week is set to continue until Wednesday at least, according to Swedish weather forecaster, SMHI.

Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjörn Fälldin dead at 90

Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjörn Fälldin dead at 90

Thorbjörn Fälldin, the former farmer who became prime minister in Sweden's first non-Social Democratic government since World War II, has died at the age of 90.