Asylum report: 8 out of 10 want to stay in Sweden

Asylum report: 8 out of 10 want to stay in Sweden

An overwhelming majority of asylum seekers - 84 per cent - stated their wish to remain in Sweden permanently, although only half believe they are likely to succeed, according to a survey.

Sweden’s December set for stormy start

Sweden’s December set for stormy start

Sweden is bracing itself for extreme weather all over the country, with the Swedish Meteorological Institute (SMHI) warning of storms, high winds and ice.

Unicef sounds alarm for Sweden’s rehomed children

Unicef sounds alarm for Sweden’s rehomed children

Knowledge of the well-being of many children in social care is critically lacking, says a new report by children's charity Unicef.

Swedish Advent ‘less popular than Christmas Eve’

Swedish Advent ‘less popular than Christmas Eve’

The traditionally less-popular Christmas Eve service is growing in popularity and is now a bigger deal than Advent, say priests.