Öresund Bridge to get a huge new paint job

Öresund Bridge to get a huge new paint job

The focal point of hit TV series The Bridge is about to get a makeover, and we don't mean Saga Norén.

Why Sweden’s online chlamydia tests are spreading

Why Sweden’s online chlamydia tests are spreading

The discreet method of checking for the disease allows Swedes to order a test from their computers then check the results online.

Is this what a Swedish Harry Potter would look like?

Is this what a Swedish Harry Potter would look like?

Henrik Pottersson and the prisoner of horrible architecture? Inspired by the world of J K Rowling, The Local speculates on how a Swedish Harry Potter could look.

Swedish PM: Trump’s campaign based on ‘fear’

Swedish PM: Trump’s campaign based on ‘fear’

Sweden's prime minister is not one of Donald Trump's biggest fans.

Jordan Pass: your ticket to the experience of a lifetime
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Jordan Pass: your ticket to the experience of a lifetime

It’s like a second passport giving you affordable and hassle-free access to dozens of Jordan’s most stunning sites.

Jordan: where history meets adventure
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Gabriel mastered Swedish and got accepted onto a medicine degree in just 7 months

Gabriel mastered Swedish and got accepted onto a medicine degree in just 7 months

Meet the Syrian bookworm who taught himself Swedish and got accepted onto a medicine degree after less than a year in the country.

Listen to this Swede’s viral Pokémon theme hit

Listen to this Swede’s viral Pokémon theme hit

Love it or hate it, Pokémon Go has gained a huge amount of attention in the last few weeks, as a quarter of a million views of this Swedish cover of the Pokémon theme proves.

Swede walks into McDonald’s carrying a deceased badger

Swede walks into McDonald’s carrying a deceased badger

No, that's not the beginning of a joke.

Thunder, tornadoes and now fires? You must be joking?!

Thunder, tornadoes and now fires? You must be joking?!

Tens of thousands of Swedes were left without power for several hours after a thunderstorm caused a huge blackout in northern Sweden.

‘I never intended to start this, but I saw a gap in the market’

‘I never intended to start this, but I saw a gap in the market’

Jerome Lantheaume, 44, hopes to get Swedes mingling and listening to deep house music at his mini-festivals in Malmö.