Mum in Sweden picks up fine for speeding son

Mum in Sweden picks up fine for speeding son

The mother of a 17-year-old trainee driver who drove at speeds of almost 200 kilometres per hour has been fined 4,750 kronor ($587) by a Swedish appeals court.

Swedish politician hunts Pokémon during PM’s speech

Swedish politician hunts Pokémon during PM’s speech

The opening of parliament, Prince Daniel, the Prime Minister and a Pokémon. Only in Sweden.

Ecuador sets date for Assange’s questioning

Ecuador sets date for Assange’s questioning

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will submit to questions in the presence of Swedish officials at Ecuador's embassy in London.

Spectacular photos show stunning Sweden at night

Spectacular photos show stunning Sweden at night

Fall in love with Sweden all over again through these incredible photos.

Swedish Riksdag opens – but what does it mean and why is the king there?

Swedish Riksdag opens – but what does it mean and why is the king there?

Swedish Parliament opened a new session on Tuesday. But what does that mean?

Sweden’s king stands up for the EU in parliament speech

Sweden’s king stands up for the EU in parliament speech

King Carl XVI Gustaf urged continued belief in the European Union as he reopened parliament on Tuesday.

Ikea cooks up strong sales with popular kitchens

Ikea cooks up strong sales with popular kitchens

The Swedish furniture giant's sales are up to a whopping 34.2 billion euros ($38.3 billion) in the last year.

Here are the best and worst schools in Sweden

Here are the best and worst schools in Sweden

A new study ranking Sweden's best and worst schools by municipality says that the gap between them is growing.

Sweden’s self-described witch hunter caught

Sweden’s self-described witch hunter caught

The man who escaped from his psychiatric ward last week has been arrested in central Malmö.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic invests in Swedish games company

Zlatan Ibrahimovic invests in Swedish games company

Could the Swede's latest investment make an entire game dedicated to Zlatan possible?

Boys, 11 and 12, tried to rob victims at knifepoint

Boys, 11 and 12, tried to rob victims at knifepoint

Two 11-year-old boys and a 12-year-old are said to have threatened two teenage girls at knifepoint in Eskilstuna, Sweden.

Police hunt man who rammed his car into crowd in Sweden

Police hunt man who rammed his car into crowd in Sweden

A driver escaped after running his car into a crowd of foreign seasonal workers in Sweden, injuring a woman and her adult son.

‘Swedish politics not immune to grassroots movements’

‘Swedish politics not immune to grassroots movements’

Swedish parties should look at political shakeups abroad and take heed, warn two representatives from high-profile democracy thinktanks on the opening day of parliament.