Midsummer holiday chaos leaves thousands of travellers stranded

Midsummer holiday chaos leaves thousands of travellers stranded

Thousands of holidaymakers and commuters were caught up in travel chaos as a fire in Stockholm sparked train delays just a day before one of Sweden's biggest holidays.

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‘I’m pregnant but my husband is being deported from Sweden’

Hana and Chakib have jobs in Sweden, are married and expecting a child. But because authorities do not consider them to be living together, Chakib now risks being deported.

Swedish Midsummer through the eyes of foreigners: ‘It was the first time I saw my in-laws tipsy’

Swedish Midsummer through the eyes of foreigners: ‘It was the first time I saw my in-laws tipsy’

We asked readers to share their Midsummer memories.

The Nordic way: ‘We must trust each other’
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The Nordic way: ‘We must trust each other’

She grew up surrounded by water, stumbled into politics, and is now one of the most important political voices in the entire Nordic region. The Local finds out more.

Getting from Arlanda to Stockholm just got a lot cheaper
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Getting from Arlanda to Stockholm just got a lot cheaper

If you’re planning a visit to Stockholm this summer, here’s an offer you won’t want to miss.

Sweden agrees to exchange fingerprints with the US

Sweden agrees to exchange fingerprints with the US

It means the two countries will be able to browse each other's fingerprint registers without first applying for permission.

RECIPE: Pickled mackerel and beetroot salad

RECIPE: Pickled mackerel and beetroot salad

If you like pickled herring, then you will surely like pickled mackerel too, and food writer John Duxbury knows exactly how to make it.