‘Trump’s views on Russia could be a problem if Sweden wants to join Nato’

‘Trump’s views on Russia could be a problem if Sweden wants to join Nato’

ANALYSIS: Donald Trump’s presidency has the potential to be a stumbling block for Sweden’s future relationship with Nato, a security policy expert has told The Local.

Lost photographs of David Bowie found after 40 years

Lost photographs of David Bowie found after 40 years

A Swedish photographer's lost images of David Bowie which were left undeveloped and forgotten in a box for 40 years are finally being exhibited, a year after the icon's death.

Has Sweden invented the road of the future? How the world’s first electric highway works

Has Sweden invented the road of the future? How the world’s first electric highway works

The 'electric highway' in central Sweden, a world first, can power heavy vehicles and charge their batteries at the same time.

25 vaguely interesting stats you probably didn’t know about Sweden

25 vaguely interesting stats you probably didn’t know about Sweden

To mark Sweden reaching ten million people on January 20th, here's some population trivia.

Success of Swedish ‘escape Trump’ campaign ‘regrettable for the world’

Success of Swedish ‘escape Trump’ campaign ‘regrettable for the world’

More than 800 Americans applied for one position in Sweden designed to help them 'escape Donald Trump'.

‘Even though my studies in Sweden are done, my life with SI has not come to an end’

‘Even though my studies in Sweden are done, my life with SI has not come to an end’

How can you make the most of your experiences in Sweden - and what will you do after you graduate from NFGL? SI alum Daouda Konipo graduated from Umeå University in June 2016, and now he's heading off to new adventures. Here he shares his story and his advice for current NFGL students.

Sweden’s population reaches historic ten million milestone

Sweden’s population reaches historic ten million milestone

The population of Sweden now for the first time in history exceeds ten million people.

Spectacular Viking manor discovered near Birka

Spectacular Viking manor discovered near Birka

A large Viking manor has been found near the ancient town of Birka in Lake Mälaren.

Swedish food: How to make salmon gratin

Swedish food: How to make salmon gratin

Food writer John Duxbury shows us how to turn this simple meal with salmon and potatoes into a special delight.