Swedish chocolate ball mocks Trump with ‘alternative facts’

Swedish chocolate ball mocks Trump with ‘alternative facts’

In one corner: the arguably most powerful man in the world. In the other: a Swedish chocolate ball. Let's get ready to rumble.

Four arrests in alleged property bribe scandal

Four arrests in alleged property bribe scandal

Two bosses and one former official – and his wife – at the authority that manages some of Sweden's most famous landmarks are being questioned in connection with a suspected bribe scandal.

‘I made a deal with my conscience’: journalist on trial for helping refugee boy

‘I made a deal with my conscience’: journalist on trial for helping refugee boy

The trial of a Swedish journalist and his two colleagues, who are accused of smuggling a Syrian refugee boy from Greece to Sweden, got under way on Thursday.

Sweden bans masks at football matches

Sweden bans masks at football matches

Sweden has banned fans from covering their faces at sporting venues to clamp down on violence by masked hooligans, while allowing exceptions for religious reasons.

Sweden scraps carbon dioxide emissions allowance due to surplus

Sweden scraps carbon dioxide emissions allowance due to surplus

"We could have saved these rights for possible future needs. But we believe that we have a responsibility to keep climate policy on course."

Sweden attracted more foreign tourism than any other Nordic in 2016

Sweden attracted more foreign tourism than any other Nordic in 2016

But Iceland in particular is an increasingly trendy country to visit among the Nordic nations.

Internationally acclaimed Swedish fashion designer dies

Internationally acclaimed Swedish fashion designer dies

Influential on the international stage in the 20th century, Katja Geiger partied with Charlie Chaplin and was friends with Ingrid Bergman.

Eight things in Sweden that aren’t so ‘lagom’

Eight things in Sweden that aren’t so ‘lagom’

The Swedish term for 'just right' is being touted as the next big Scandi trend, but there are plenty of things in Sweden which aren't so 'lagom'.