Here’s how many European patents Swedes filed last year

Here’s how many European patents Swedes filed last year

Swedes are busy inventors, but not as busy as they used to be.

Zlatan banned for three games after admitting violent conduct

Zlatan banned for three games after admitting violent conduct

Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will have to sit out Manchester United's FA Cup quarter-final at Chelsea after accepting a charge of violent conduct, England's Football Association has said.

Police launch double murder probe after incident in Stockholm suburb

Police launch double murder probe after incident in Stockholm suburb

UPDATED: Police have launched a murder investigation after a man and a woman were found injured, and later died, in the Hallonbergen area of Sundbyberg, north of Stockholm.

Few women bosses in Sweden’s private equity industry

Few women bosses in Sweden’s private equity industry

A new report has shed light on the gender imbalance among Swedish risk capital firms.

What you need to know about Swedish military service and dual citizenship

What you need to know about Swedish military service and dual citizenship

What will the return of the draft to Sweden mean for dual citizens in the country? The Local has cleared a few points up.

‘Achtung! Fake news’: Germany rebuts Sweden travel warning

‘Achtung! Fake news’: Germany rebuts Sweden travel warning

The German Foreign Ministry has issued a warning over a "fake news" story being shared on social media, claiming they had issued a travel warning for Sweden.

Swedes are consuming more meat than ever: report

Swedes are consuming more meat than ever: report

More meat was consumed in Sweden during 2016 compared to 2015, causing alarm in some quarters about the continued increase in consumption.

Sweden begins new asylum seeker age assessment tests

Sweden begins new asylum seeker age assessment tests

Teeth and knee joints can now be scanned to make the process of determining the age of asylum applicants more accurate.

Opinion: Would you dare to testify if you lived in Rinkeby or Rosengård?

Opinion: Would you dare to testify if you lived in Rinkeby or Rosengård?

Neither "no-go zones" nor "particularly vulnerable areas" do justice to the problems in places like Rinkeby, argues Peter Santesson.