12 injured in bridge collapse in Sweden

12 injured in bridge collapse in Sweden

Several people are injured after a bridge over a railway collapsed in Ludvika, Dalarna, in central Sweden.

Foreign graduates earn less than Swedes: study

Foreign graduates earn less than Swedes: study

Foreign-born degree holders are paid less than their Swedish-born colleagues even when they have similar jobs, a new study shows.

‘I feel great shame’: Swedish police chief’s Facebook post slamming asylum policy goes viral

‘I feel great shame’: Swedish police chief’s Facebook post slamming asylum policy goes viral

A Swedish police chief's Facebook post slamming the country's asylum policy has provoked more than 13,000 reactions in two days.

Discover Stockholm: 7 spectacular hidden gems
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Discover Stockholm: 7 spectacular hidden gems

You won't want to miss these seven must-sees on your next trip to Stockholm!

Priests wanted: Poor pastor numbers forces Swedish diocese to recruit from abroad

Priests wanted: Poor pastor numbers forces Swedish diocese to recruit from abroad

A shortage of priests in Swedish municipality Karlstad means the local diocese has now turned to importing pastors from abroad, with an international recruitment project under way.

Eleven Swedish ‘false friends’ you need to watch out for

Eleven Swedish ‘false friends’ you need to watch out for

Never, ever take the Swedish language at face value. This is a language where "puss" means "kiss" and "kiss" means "pee". And that's just the beginning...

Swedish police investigate fire at centre for refugee children

Swedish police investigate fire at centre for refugee children

Two were injured in the fire which left large parts of the home for lone refugee children destroyed.

Sweden’s new golf hero Norén fights to defend Scottish Open title

Sweden’s new golf hero Norén fights to defend Scottish Open title

After a year in which he shot up the world rankings and turned heads in the golf world, Swede Alex Norén will tee up this week on Dundonald Links looking to become the first player ever to defend the Scottish Open title.