Police car flips after officers are attacked in Uppsala

Police car flips after officers are attacked in Uppsala

A police car crashed into a streetlight then flipped onto its roof as officers were attacked with stones during an incident at a camp in Swedish city Uppsala.

Where to get Stockholm’s best ice cream

Where to get Stockholm’s best ice cream

The Local contributor Veronika Chlumska tours Stockholm's ice cream makers right on time for the summer.

Meet the ‘super mothers’ making a Stockholm suburb safer

Meet the ‘super mothers’ making a Stockholm suburb safer

A group of 'super mothers' have told The Local how they calmed the streets of a Stockholm suburb by commanding respect from the area's youths.

The Swedish Institute Diploma Ceremony: meeting Thato Mmatli

The Swedish Institute Diploma Ceremony: meeting Thato Mmatli

The Swedish Institute Diploma Ceremony is a milestone event, as all SI scholarship holders graduating gather in one place to celebrate their achievements.

Sweden struggles to achieve ambitious e-health dreams
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Sweden struggles to achieve ambitious e-health dreams

Think a world-class public healthcare system, a stable of leading tech firms, and an impressive track-record of digital innovation make Sweden a shoe-in for the top spot globally in digital healthcare? Think again.

Sweden prepares for heatwave as 30C temperatures predicted

Sweden prepares for heatwave as 30C temperatures predicted

After starting with snowfall, May is set to end with sun.

Sweden as a colonial empire

Sweden as a colonial empire

We bet you didn’t know Sweden was a colonial empire. Hard to imagine isn't it, considering it’s peace-supporting and welcoming nature today. Well, it’s true. It had been a colonial empire. But it was only very short-lived.

‘Flammable liquid’ poured through mailbox of Stockholm family home in suspected arson attack

‘Flammable liquid’ poured through mailbox of Stockholm family home in suspected arson attack

Flammable liquid was poured through a Stockholm apartment's mailbox then set alight while a woman and her four children slept inside.

Ecuador’s new president warns Assange not to interfere in politics

Ecuador’s new president warns Assange not to interfere in politics

"His status does not allow him to talk about the politics of any country, let alone ours."

Recipe: How to make Swedish seeded rye bread

Recipe: How to make Swedish seeded rye bread

Swedish food writer John Duxbury shares his recipe for tasty seeded rye bread.