Swedish politician quizzed in bodyguard mortgage probe

Swedish politician quizzed in bodyguard mortgage probe

Sweden's former national coordinator against violent extremism is suspected of misrepresenting her bodyguard's salary to help him secure a mortgage.

Woman forced to give birth after failed abortion

Woman forced to give birth after failed abortion

A woman gave birth at a Swedish hospital after she had an abortion but turned out to still be pregnant months later.

Why this Russian developer is committed to helping refugees – with tech

Why this Russian developer is committed to helping refugees – with tech

The driving force behind 25-year-old Vitali Poluzhnikov's work is simple: “I am a newcomer myself, so I'm trying to help other newcomers," he says.

Watch this Nordic Viking ship sail into New York

Watch this Nordic Viking ship sail into New York

The world's largest Viking dragon ship in modern times is moored in New York this week.

Burning body found on roadside in Sweden

Burning body found on roadside in Sweden

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a body was found burning on the roadside in rural Sweden.

Stockholmers hunt killer badger after hipster cat attack

Stockholmers hunt killer badger after hipster cat attack

A badger that attacked a cat on Stockholm's hipster island Södermalm is now due to be captured and killed.

7 reasons you should join Sweden’s ‘a-kassa’
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7 reasons you should join Sweden’s ‘a-kassa’

Perhaps you have a “collective agreement” at work. Maybe you’re a member of a union. But have you joined an a-kassa?

Swedes rally to protect arson-prone yule goat

Swedes rally to protect arson-prone yule goat

How Swedes are trying to make sure Gävle's iconic Christmas goat survives its 50th anniversary without getting torched.

Sweden ‘worst in Nordics’ on sexist advertising: report

Sweden ‘worst in Nordics’ on sexist advertising: report

A new report has criticized Sweden for being the only Nordic country with no legislation against sexual discrimination in advertising.

Sweden named ‘best place in the world for expat families’

Sweden named ‘best place in the world for expat families’

Sweden's quality of life for children, childcare and children's health in the country all stood out in a survey in 45 different host nations.

Swedish police to get new terror training

Swedish police to get new terror training

10,000 police officers in Sweden will be given additional training and practice on how to deal with terror attacks starting from this autumn.

Why Sweden has been annoying you for years

Why Sweden has been annoying you for years

...and you didn't even realize it.