Man injured in shooting outside Malmö restaurant

Man injured in shooting outside Malmö restaurant

The alarm was raised when shots were heard near a restaurant on Ystadsvägen.

Swedish kids to learn computer coding and how to spot fake news in primary school

Swedish kids to learn computer coding and how to spot fake news in primary school

The Swedish school curriculum will soon include learning coding, and how to spot a trustworthy source in primary school.

Foreign workers to form human chain to stop deportations

Foreign workers to form human chain to stop deportations

An organization campaigning for the rights of work permit holders in Sweden is to form a human chain this weekend to protest against bureaucratic rules for foreign workers.

Stockholm tied for world’s least polluted capital: WHO

Stockholm tied for world’s least polluted capital: WHO

Data used to compile a pair of new reports by the World Health Organization (WHO) suggests that Stockholm is one of the cleanest capital cities on the planet.

Stockholm double murder suspect arrested in Denmark

Stockholm double murder suspect arrested in Denmark

Danish police have arrested a man in his thirties on suspicion of carrying out a shooting in which two men were killed in the Stockholm suburb of Kista.

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What you need to know about Sweden’s new Eurovision hopeful

What you need to know about Sweden’s new Eurovision hopeful

With Eurovision about to get going, The Local has everything you need to know about this year's Swedish hopeful Robin Bengtsson.

Applications for Swedish passports from Brits increased threefold in 2016

Applications for Swedish passports from Brits increased threefold in 2016

More than three times as many Brits applied for Swedish passports in 2016 than the year before, and the trend is showing no sign of slowing.

Why Sweden did NOT block Turkish visit

Why Sweden did NOT block Turkish visit

Turkish politicians have been stopped from campaigning in several other EU countries.

‘Sweden is such an advanced digital society, there are infinite opportunities’

‘Sweden is such an advanced digital society, there are infinite opportunities’

The Local speaks with two dads who gave up their Indian citizenship to become Swedish and now want to give something back to Sweden.

‘King Henrik’ could miss up to 11 Rangers games

‘King Henrik’ could miss up to 11 Rangers games

Swedish New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist will miss two to three weeks with a lower-body injury as the team fights for a National Hockey League playoff berth.