Life in jail for Swede who murdered and mutilated victim

Life in jail for Swede who murdered and mutilated victim

The offender repeatedly stabbed and punched his victim before cutting off his genitals.

‘Whenever I apply for jobs I’m treated like an unwanted stranger’

‘Whenever I apply for jobs I’m treated like an unwanted stranger’

Meet Roula al Naser, a 25-year-old accountant from Syria who arrived in Sweden on New Year’s Eve 2014, who wonders why, despite her qualifications, the only opportunity she had in Sweden is at a café.

Amy Schumer heckler: ‘I didn’t mean to sound so sexist’

Amy Schumer heckler: ‘I didn’t mean to sound so sexist’

The man who was thrown out of the comedian's Stockholm gig after shouting "show us your tits" has expressed his regret over the incident.

Travel: The six most beautiful autumn walks in Värmland

Travel: The six most beautiful autumn walks in Värmland

Värmland-based travel writer Clarissa Hirst introduces you to six of the most delightful places to stretch your legs this season.

Sweden achieves gender parity on government boards

Sweden achieves gender parity on government boards

A woman now occupies every other position on the boards of the country's government agencies.

Man gets his meatball stuck in an Ikea stool

Man gets his meatball stuck in an Ikea stool

By 'meatball' we mean testicle.

‘Swedes are marvellous at creating elegant solutions’

‘Swedes are marvellous at creating elegant solutions’

This is the time for social entrepreneurs to shine, argues entrepreneur Tyler Crowley ahead of startup conference STHLM Tech Fest.

Women and water: turning challenges into opportunities

Women and water: turning challenges into opportunities

World Water Week started on August 28th, and it gathered more than 3000 brilliant researchers, innovative implementers and actors interested in the development of the water sector. SI NFGL member and journalist Tony Snizhko from Belarus writes about the event.

‘Trump spreads conspiracy theories and is openly racist’

‘Trump spreads conspiracy theories and is openly racist’

The billionaire won't be getting Joel Kinnaman's vote in November.

Eritrean boy back in Sweden after being stuck in Denmark

Eritrean boy back in Sweden after being stuck in Denmark

A 17-year-old asylum seeker who ended up in Denmark after accidentally getting on the wrong train is back in Sweden.

What would happen if Sweden joined Nato?

What would happen if Sweden joined Nato?

UPDATE: Sweden's foreign minister Margot Wallström says Nato membership is not the answer following the emergence of details from a report on the subject.

Impress guests with this Swedish mushroom risotto

Impress guests with this Swedish mushroom risotto

As September sets in, gives this warming Swedish risotto a try.