The curious case of this Cold War map of Sweden found on a Soviet sub

The curious case of this Cold War map of Sweden found on a Soviet sub

Maritime history experts have tracked down a mysterious nautical chart of the Swedish archipelago found on an old Soviet Union submarine from the Cold War.

Why these Swedish trade union bosses wore pink pussyhats for gender equality

Why these Swedish trade union bosses wore pink pussyhats for gender equality

A Swedish builders' union has been both praised and criticized after its all-male board donned 'pussyhats' and posed for a picture in support of gender equality.

Court orders teens who raped boy to be deported

Court orders teens who raped boy to be deported

Five teenagers convicted of raping a boy in Uppsala are to be deported, an appeals court has ruled, partially overturning a previous verdict which said they should stay in Sweden.

Sweden world’s best country for women: ranking

Sweden world’s best country for women: ranking

Sweden is seen as the best place in the world for women, at least according to a new survey.

How a unique International MBA helps women shatter the glass ceiling
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How a unique International MBA helps women shatter the glass ceiling

Increasingly, the leaders of the international business world are female. And as more and more women are becoming entrepreneurs, one unique MBA programme is helping to give them the tools to succeed.

Swedish police fear for undocumented immigrants

Swedish police fear for undocumented immigrants

Police in Sweden fear that there could soon be an increase in undocumented immigrants in the country, leaving them vulnerable to crime and exploitation.

International Women’s Day flash mobs planned in Swedish cities

International Women’s Day flash mobs planned in Swedish cities

International Women’s Day 2017 is to be marked by a series of flash mobs in public places across Sweden.

Uma Thurman to shoot new Lars von Trier thriller in Sweden

Uma Thurman to shoot new Lars von Trier thriller in Sweden

Shooting is underway in Sweden for a new Lars von Trier movie starring Hollywood actress Uma Thurman, producers have announced.

13 inspiring Swedish women whose stories you should know

13 inspiring Swedish women whose stories you should know

From historical figures to contemporary icons, Swedish women have broken boundaries around the globe.