Seven stunning Northern Lights snaps from Sweden

Seven stunning Northern Lights snaps from Sweden

The Northern Lights were out in full force in Sweden over the weekend. Check out some of the best Instagram photos here.

‘Great day to tell the world that we are doing our job’

‘Great day to tell the world that we are doing our job’

A member of the controversy-hit panel behind the Nobel Prize in Medicine has told The Local he hopes the award will bring positive attention to the body in the wake of the Macchiarini scandal.

Isis threats forced journalist Sofia to flee to Sweden

Isis threats forced journalist Sofia to flee to Sweden

When Georgian journalist Sofia Tetradze started digging into Isis-affiliated extremist movements in her country, she found herself in danger. Sweden became her escape route.

How to get your hands on Sweden’s new coins

How to get your hands on Sweden’s new coins

The second batch of Sweden's new currency is going into circulation today. Here's how to get your hands on the new money.

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Medicine 2016

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Medicine 2016

The winner of the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was revealed on Monday. The Local reported live from Stockholm.

Why few migrant women enter Sweden’s labour market

Why few migrant women enter Sweden’s labour market

Only one in four of Sweden's state-subsidized entry level jobs went to newly-arrived women last year.

Airbnb hosts accused of discrimination in Sweden

Airbnb hosts accused of discrimination in Sweden

A study carried out by Sveriges Radio suggests it is easier for white people to hire out rooms in Sweden through the service than it is for black people.

Swedish champion’s Ryder Cup shot goes down the toilet

Swedish champion’s Ryder Cup shot goes down the toilet

Henrik Stenson compared his first shot of the Ryder Cup on Sunday to something you would find in a sewer – and it almost made its way into one.

‘Stockholm has a reputation as a fashion capital’

‘Stockholm has a reputation as a fashion capital’

Meet the two Dutchmen who strayed from their beaten path to launch a new watch brand in Sweden.