Swedes set to occupy closing maternity ward which inspired ‘car birth’ course

Swedes set to occupy closing maternity ward which inspired ‘car birth’ course

Citizens of a northern Swedish town which is about to lose its only maternity ward plan to occupy the building in protest against its impending closure.

US embassy in Sweden issues advice on Trump travel ban

US embassy in Sweden issues advice on Trump travel ban

Nationals of the seven countries covered by Donald Trump's recent executive order will "not be permitted entry" to the US Embassy in Stockholm for the time being.

Stockholm registers air pollution ‘as bad as Beijing’

Stockholm registers air pollution ‘as bad as Beijing’

The capital city of green keen Sweden was hit with filthy air over the weekend.

Swedish royal husband slams ‘shameful’ Trump

Swedish royal husband slams ‘shameful’ Trump

The American-British husband of Sweden's Princess Madeleine has launched a scathing attack on Donald Trump, calling him "shameful" and "ignorant".

Thousands of Swedes could be hit by Trump’s ban

Thousands of Swedes could be hit by Trump’s ban

Sweden's Foreign Minister Margot Wallström says it is currently unclear if the US President's extreme vetting ruling applies to dual citizens.

Sweden’s border controls likely to be extended again, minister says

Sweden’s border controls likely to be extended again, minister says

Controls at the southern borders of Sweden introduced during the height of the refugee crisis are likely to be extended yet again, over a year after the temporary measures were first introduced.

‘I decided: no more accounting, and opened a yoga studio in Sweden’

‘I decided: no more accounting, and opened a yoga studio in Sweden’

Florida native Bethany Henderson tells The Local how she went from being an auditor and wakeskater to running the first English-language yoga studio in Malmö.