Swedish call for a new word for ‘vagina’ goes viral

Swedish call for a new word for ‘vagina’ goes viral

A Swedish activist’s video calling for English-speakers to invent a new word for “little girls’ private parts” has been seen nearly a million times in just three days.

IKEA’s refugee hut crowned Design of the Year

IKEA’s refugee hut crowned Design of the Year

The Better Shelter design beat off competitors such as David Bowie’s last album and a robot which can do surgical operations.

Sweden to stop calling transgender people ‘mentally ill’

Sweden to stop calling transgender people ‘mentally ill’

The decision will be incorporated in the national diagnostic manual by the end of this year.

Sweden’s conservatives crack taboo with far-right talks

Sweden’s conservatives crack taboo with far-right talks

The Moderate Party has broken a Sweden's longstanding political taboo and announced plans to cooperate with the far-Right Sweden Democrats.