Fears new funding rules could hobble Swedish startups

Fears new funding rules could hobble Swedish startups

Crowdfunding is a risky business, but could Swedish plans to regulate it make it too hard for small companies to get investment?

Ikea recalls chocolate over nut allergy fears

Ikea recalls chocolate over nut allergy fears

Don't eat these bars if you are allergic to nuts or almonds.

Sweden’s champion prawn peeler hauls in a big catch

Sweden’s champion prawn peeler hauls in a big catch

The Olympics are getting closer, but Sweden already has a new champion in an hotly contested "sport": prawn peeling.

Did this Swedish cop just make the arrest of the year?

Did this Swedish cop just make the arrest of the year?

Imagine wrestling a criminal to the ground – while wearing a bikini.

Baby dies after midwife denies woman’s request for c-section

Baby dies after midwife denies woman’s request for c-section

The midwife insisted on six attempts at vaginal birth before an emergency caesarean section was carried out.

Don’t let them bite! Bedbugs proliferate in Swedish hotels

Don’t let them bite! Bedbugs proliferate in Swedish hotels

The number of bedbugs in Swedish hotels has doubled in recent years, according to figures from pest control firm Anticimex.

Swedish state agencies ‘outsource jobs to spies’

Swedish state agencies ‘outsource jobs to spies’

Foreign countries are trying to infiltrate the Swedish state by winning government contracts, it has been claimed.

The most stunning Swedish festival spots this week

The most stunning Swedish festival spots this week

How about a party on an island, in an old quarry or a former mining camp? That's all on offer in Sweden this week.