Sweden reports a budget surplus for 2016, pats itself on back

Sweden reports a budget surplus for 2016, pats itself on back

Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson was in a confident mood as she announced the positive economic state of play.

Stop staying the night at our stores, Ikea warns teenagers

Stop staying the night at our stores, Ikea warns teenagers

The furniture giant has warned people not to illegally spend the night at their stores after two teenagers managed to sneakily stay over at an Ikea in Sweden.

12 things you only get if you’ve celebrated Christmas in Sweden

12 things you only get if you’ve celebrated Christmas in Sweden

Warning: Some of this may only make sense to you if you've ever celebrated Christmas in Sweden.

Sweden set to reverse controversial ‘drone ban’

Sweden set to reverse controversial ‘drone ban’

The recent introduction of a rule stating drones should be considered surveillance cameras in Sweden proved unpopular.

Swedish ski cross champion in coma after surgery

Swedish ski cross champion in coma after surgery

Anna Holmlund has been put in a medically induced coma after sustaining a head injury during training in northern Italy.

Don’t let Berlin attack change your way of life, Swedes told

Don’t let Berlin attack change your way of life, Swedes told

The threat level in Sweden has not changed since the attack in Berlin, the Swedish government has said.

Video: This Swedish choir sang an entire Christmas concert in the style of goats

Video: This Swedish choir sang an entire Christmas concert in the style of goats

A Swedish choir may just have taken the crown for funniest Christmas concert of the year after it sang an entire carol service in the style of goats.

Sweden axes funding to young nationalist and Muslim groups

Sweden axes funding to young nationalist and Muslim groups

The Swedish Agency for Youth and Civil Society says the two organizations' activities are not compatible with democracy.

Swedish TV hit ‘Midnight Sun’ shines light on Sami people

Swedish TV hit ‘Midnight Sun’ shines light on Sami people

'Midnight Sun', Sweden's new blockbuster crime series, has drawn praise for its bloody tale of Arctic Circle murder but also concerns over the portrayal of the indigenous Sami.

‘We can talk about multiculturalism without devolving into hatred’

‘We can talk about multiculturalism without devolving into hatred’

OPINION: I don't want my love for Sweden, and feeling of being loved, to get stolen by far-right politics.