Weather forecast for New Year’s Eve in Sweden

Weather forecast for New Year’s Eve in Sweden

2016 won't go out with a bang – at least not in terms of the weather, according to meteorologists.

Sweden hits back at anti-Semitism accusations

Sweden hits back at anti-Semitism accusations

A spokesperson for Swedish foreign minister Margot Wallström has hit back at a Jewish human rights organization ranking some of her comments among the most anti-Semitic or anti-Israel remarks of 2016.

One in five Swedish men are ‘risky drinkers’

One in five Swedish men are ‘risky drinkers’

Almost one in five Swedish men are at risk of suffering harmful consequences from drinking too much alcohol, compared to one in eight Swedish women, according to national health statistics.

Swedish dog miraculously survives being hit by a train

Swedish dog miraculously survives being hit by a train

One tough animal.

Double murder suspect ‘watched Star Wars and behaved as usual’

Double murder suspect ‘watched Star Wars and behaved as usual’

A 20-year-old man is suspected of killing two people just days before Christmas after first seeing the new Star Wars movie and then taking a bus and a taxi to their rural home.

Young Swedes not optimistic about retirement age: survey

Young Swedes not optimistic about retirement age: survey

Almost twice as many Swedes in the 18-29 age bracket think they will still be working after turning 65 than those currently aged 50-60.

Shopping centre burns down in Swedish fire

Shopping centre burns down in Swedish fire

Firefighters were unable to stop the spread of the strong fire in Landskrona.

Top-10 lists that tell you all you need to know about Swedishness

Top-10 lists that tell you all you need to know about Swedishness

We look back at ten of our most-read lists about Swedes, Sweden and Swedishness this year.