Donald Duck was Sweden’s most watched TV show of 2016

Donald Duck was Sweden’s most watched TV show of 2016

A 1950s compilation of Disney cartoons shown on Christmas Eve looks set to be Sweden's biggest television event of the year, beating the Eurovision Song Contest final into second place.

Sweden just broke its wind power record by half a million kWh

Sweden just broke its wind power record by half a million kWh

The powerful winds that hammered Sweden on Tuesday morning set a new all-time wind energy record.

Forbes: Sweden is the best. Swedish business: No it’s not

Forbes: Sweden is the best. Swedish business: No it’s not

Sweden is the best country in the world in which to do business, according to a new ranking by US magazine Forbes. But Sweden's main business lobby says the country's success is overstated.

Ten new Swedish words you need to learn right now

Ten new Swedish words you need to learn right now

Ten of the new words that became popular in Sweden in 2016.

Sweden adds 43 new words to its language

Sweden adds 43 new words to its language

The word experts at the Swedish Language Council have revealed their annual list of new words making it into the Swedish language this year – showing what Swedes were talking about in 2016.

‘There was a flash of lightning and people screamed’

‘There was a flash of lightning and people screamed’

A Scandinavian Airlines flight was forced to land on the Danish island Bornholm after twice diverting – once due to windy conditions at Copenhagen and once after getting struck by lightning near Malmö.

In pictures: Storm Urd wreaks havoc in southern Sweden

In pictures: Storm Urd wreaks havoc in southern Sweden

Picture proof of Storm Urd's impact on southern Sweden on Monday.

‘Zlatan is a very intelligent guy and a very proud man’

‘Zlatan is a very intelligent guy and a very proud man’

Manchester United manager José Mourinho is looking forward to working with Zlatan Ibrahimovic again next season after declaring the Swedish striker's contract extension will be a formality.

Hurricane-force winds as Storm Urd sweeps through Sweden

Hurricane-force winds as Storm Urd sweeps through Sweden

Flooding? Check. Fallen trees? Check. Plane getting struck by lightning? Check.

Opinion: ‘We must use knowledge to fight the threats our world faces’

Opinion: ‘We must use knowledge to fight the threats our world faces’

The values of the Nobel Prize are just as true in 2017 as in the times of Alfred Nobel, writes Carl-Henrik Heldin, chairman of the Nobel Foundation.