Fewer sex toys than children's toys contain toxic chemicals, a Swedish agency has found.
Swedish teenage prodigy Alexander Isak – dubbed the next Zlatan Ibrahimovic – has signed for Borussia Dortmund for a reported ten million euros ($10.7m) after they beat off a host of other top European clubs.
Prosecutors have appealed to anyone who is in possession of a Facebook video allegedly showing the gang rape of a woman to hand it in to the police.
Another year may have come and gone, but it certainly left its mark! Here are the top 10 developments from the Stockholm tech scene in 2016.
Thousands marched in Stockholm on January 21st in support of The Women's March on Washington. The Local captured the Swedish event on video.
In this guest blog post, American Kevin Buckley sinks his teeth into one of Sweden's most peculiar traditions: lördagsgodis.
Where to go in Sweden if you hate winter.
Boas Kristjanson studied fashion in Antwerp and displayed his designs in Paris. But he couldn’t escape being Icelandic – nor did he want to. The young fashion designer tells The Local how his background has shaped his identity and his work – and why spirituality is a big part of that.
Paris, Madrid, Berlin... For internationally-minded students, it can be tough to choose where to attend university. But at ESCP Europe – one of the top business schools in the world – you don’t have to.
The new eight-part plan is designed to achieve gender equal pensions in Sweden, where women earn an average of 30 percent less than men through pensions.
We told a lot of great stories in 2016. Did you get to read and share them all?
The 25-year-old turned up at Karolinska University Hospital without the help of an ambulance following a shooting on Sunday evening.
Syrian marketing strategy coordinator Roula Bazerbashi talks to The Local about how she landed her dream job in Sweden.