Royal elephant at Swedish zoo has deadly herpes virus

Royal elephant at Swedish zoo has deadly herpes virus

Namsai the three-year-old calf was parented by elephants gifted to Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf and Denmark's Queen Margrethe II.

Trade with UK will be more difficult and expensive post-Brexit, Swedish government warned

Trade with UK will be more difficult and expensive post-Brexit, Swedish government warned

"It can be assumed that other markets will be prioritized over the British one if the UK leaves the single market."

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Want a new office? Here you can just plug in and play

What's the secret to taking a new business global? The Local talks to one Stockholm entrepreneur about how flexible office space became an 'integral part' of his company's international expansion.

What’s the secret to long life? Have children, Swedish experts say

What’s the secret to long life? Have children, Swedish experts say

A new Swedish study suggests that people who have children live longer than those who do not.

Who is the next Lisbeth Salander?

Who is the next Lisbeth Salander?

Swedish Nordic Noir heroine Lisbeth Salander is returning to Hollywood and this time with an entirely new cast.

Swede among two UN experts kidnapped in DRC

Swede among two UN experts kidnapped in DRC

A Swedish citizen is among two UN experts missing in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Storm Stella causes cancellation of Scandinavian flights to New York

Storm Stella causes cancellation of Scandinavian flights to New York

SAS cancelled all of its flights from Scandinavia to New York on Tuesday.

Record drug bust at Öresund bridge: 600 kilos of hashish seized

Record drug bust at Öresund bridge: 600 kilos of hashish seized

A truck transporting around 600 kilos of hashish was stopped after crossing the Öresund bridge between Denmark and Sweden on March 1st, regional newspaper Sydsvenskan reports.

Multiculturalism in Sweden: an Indian’s perspective

Multiculturalism in Sweden: an Indian’s perspective

Joy Merwin Monteiro, an Indian post doc in Sweden, writes about his experience of immigration, integration and identity.

Thousands apply for jobs at new Ikea store

Thousands apply for jobs at new Ikea store

Nearly 18,000 people have applied for 250 jobs. Something tells us they won't struggle to fill those positions.