Sweden bad, Norway good, Trump better? I’m confused

Sweden bad, Norway good, Trump better? I’m confused

Sweden is neither a socialist paradise nor an internationalist hell. The truth, argues The Local's reporter Lee Roden, lies somewhere in the middle.

Sweden loses fastest internet crown

Sweden loses fastest internet crown

Worse still, the new European king is Norway.

Where to see the Northern Lights in Sweden

Where to see the Northern Lights in Sweden

An unusually high level of solar activity means the spectacle could be visible from rare spots in the country.

These are the brands Swedes love the most

These are the brands Swedes love the most

Revealed: Swedes' top-20 favourite brands.

Spotify launches new karaoke style streaming in Japan

Spotify launches new karaoke style streaming in Japan

The Swedish streaming giant has taken inspiration from Japan's love of karaoke with its launch in the country.

Could Sweden’s border controls soon be lifted?

Could Sweden’s border controls soon be lifted?

The EU-approved six-month extension of controls in the south of the country will soon come to an end.

‘Homemade bomb’ on bus in Sweden was bike helmet

‘Homemade bomb’ on bus in Sweden was bike helmet

A bicycle helmet sparked a bomb scare on a bus in Uppsala.

US rappers’ gig ends in ‘bloodbath’ in Stockholm

US rappers’ gig ends in ‘bloodbath’ in Stockholm

A man ran onto the stage during a concert by US rappers Ghostface Killah and Killah Priest in Stockholm.

Four don’t-miss festivals in Sweden this week

Four don’t-miss festivals in Sweden this week

Arab cinema, Gay Pride, out-of-the-box art, whisky and craft beer – what more could a person in Sweden possibly need?