It’s now possible to buy your own airport in Sweden – if you can convince the owner

It’s now possible to buy your own airport in Sweden – if you can convince the owner

"Finding someone to buy it isn't difficult, but I want it to be bought by someone who will continue its legacy."

‘It’s 100 percent easier to have kids in Stockholm’
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‘It’s 100 percent easier to have kids in Stockholm’

Being a working parent is always tough. But living in Stockholm makes it just that little bit easier.

Russian court to hear plea for files on vanished Holocaust hero Wallenberg

Russian court to hear plea for files on vanished Holocaust hero Wallenberg

Russia has set a September hearing date for descendants of Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg, who vanished after being jailed in the Stalin-era USSR, as they sue the security service for access to its archive.

Kim Wall presumed dead: Copenhagen Police

Kim Wall presumed dead: Copenhagen Police

Copenhagen Police have confirmed that they are looking for a body in the ongoing search for missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall.

Protesters to march against ‘chaos’ in Swedish maternity care

Protesters to march against ‘chaos’ in Swedish maternity care

A series of demonstrations have been organized in 15 towns and cities across Sweden in protest against the "chaos" at the country's maternity wards.

‘Swedish police should prioritize crimes against freedom of speech’
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‘Swedish police should prioritize crimes against freedom of speech’

The Local speaks to Sweden's Culture and Democracy Minister Alice Bah Kuhnke about the government's plan to crack down on threats and hate against politicians, journalists and artists.

Who will defend the defenders of free speech? How Sweden is tackling threats against politicians and journalists
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Who will defend the defenders of free speech? How Sweden is tackling threats against politicians and journalists

Why Sweden, considered one of the world's top countries for free speech, is worried about attacks on politicians and journalists.

Relative ‘used scissors to stab victim’s neck’ in suspected honour killing in Sweden

Relative ‘used scissors to stab victim’s neck’ in suspected honour killing in Sweden

A man in central Sweden has been accused of murder after a younger family member was stabbed to death in a suspected honour-related killing.

Swedish soldiers to fend off pirates near Somalia

Swedish soldiers to fend off pirates near Somalia

Thirty-four Swedish soldiers are heading to east Africa as part of international efforts to prevent attacks from Somali pirates.

The first snow of the season just fell in Sweden

The first snow of the season just fell in Sweden

The first snow of the season has fallen in northern Sweden, but most of the country still remains flake-free.