Sweden has worst peak summer temperature in 155 years

Sweden has worst peak summer temperature in 155 years

It really was a particularly bad summer.

Top Oxford academic quits after finding out about Trump link

Top Oxford academic quits after finding out about Trump link

"From what I can see Trump is a danger to what I've come to define as the quality of government and health of democracy."

Former Swedish PM Carl Bildt most popular choice as new Moderate leader: poll

Former Swedish PM Carl Bildt most popular choice as new Moderate leader: poll

A new poll places former PM and Foreign Minister Bildt as the most popular option to be next Moderate leader.

Scandinavian pilots threaten autumn strike

Scandinavian pilots threaten autumn strike

SAS pilots could go on strike next month after failing to reach an agreement on how to interpret rules in a collective bargaining agreement.

Stockholm derby match marred by multiple violent riots

Stockholm derby match marred by multiple violent riots

A derby match between two rival clubs in Stockholm has been marred by rioting before and after the game.

The story of Sweden’s housing crisis

The story of Sweden’s housing crisis

After Sweden's government was topped over a row that broke out over rental laws, we revisit this article from our archives. First published in 2017, it explores how housing became such a problem in Sweden.

Third baby on the way for Sweden’s Princess Madeleine

Third baby on the way for Sweden’s Princess Madeleine

Sweden's Royal Court has confirmed the due date.

‘He took so much absolute joy in doing music’: Gothenburg producer Pedro Ferreira on working with Joe Strummer, The Darkness and more

‘He took so much absolute joy in doing music’: Gothenburg producer Pedro Ferreira on working with Joe Strummer, The Darkness and more

The Local interviews Brit Award-winning producer Pedro Ferreira on working with Joe Strummer, The Darkness, and relocating to Gothenburg to open a new studio.