How many Swedes say grace before a meal?

How many Swedes say grace before a meal?

Perhaps more than you'd think in one of the world's least religious countries.

How Sweden wants to return rejected asylum seekers

How Sweden wants to return rejected asylum seekers

Swedish police could be allowed to raid workplaces to track down people who have had their asylum request rejected.

Swedish PM launches ‘Global Deal’ in New York

Swedish PM launches ‘Global Deal’ in New York

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven has launched his new plan to give unions more influence in global companies.

Handshaking row causes Swedish teacher to leave job

Handshaking row causes Swedish teacher to leave job

A teaching assistant in Helsingborg was told she must shake hands with male colleagues to continue working at her school.

In pictures: Gorgeous summer home and bakery in Halland

In pictures: Gorgeous summer home and bakery in Halland

Houzz.se's Matilda Alehke Gunnarsson visits this turn-of-the-century home and bakery in southern Swedish region Halland.

These are the winners of Sweden’s ‘alternative Nobel’

These are the winners of Sweden’s ‘alternative Nobel’

The Right Livelihood Foundation has announced this year's winners of its so-called 'alternative Nobel Prize'.

Firefighters battle Stockholm Royal Institute of Art blaze

Firefighters battle Stockholm Royal Institute of Art blaze

UPDATED: The building on the central Stockholm island Skeppsholmen burned from Wednesday afternoon to Thursday.

Ericsson to end manufacturing in Sweden?

Ericsson to end manufacturing in Sweden?

The closure of the telecoms giant's last remaining manufacturing plants in the country would mean the loss of 3,000 jobs.

Five unique exhibitions in Sweden this weekend

Five unique exhibitions in Sweden this weekend

Music fans, bookworms, design fanatics and even food-lovers are all well catered for in Sweden this weekend.