In Pictures: This Swedish farmhouse has been standing since 1738

In Pictures: This Swedish farmhouse has been standing since 1738

A rare opportunity to own a home from three centuries ago has come up in Sweden after the owners of a farmhouse from 1738 decided to sell.

No Swedish meatballs on the menu for Ikea in India

No Swedish meatballs on the menu for Ikea in India

Ikea's first ever store in India and the planned 24 to follow will be without one of the Swedish furniture icon's most iconic products: its classic meatballs.

Sweden’s Princess Sofia gives birth to baby boy

Sweden’s Princess Sofia gives birth to baby boy

Sweden's Princess Sofia has given birth to her second child, the Royal Court has announced.

Police officer out of hospital after knife attack in central Stockholm

Police officer out of hospital after knife attack in central Stockholm

Stockholm Police have launched a preliminary investigation into attempted murder after an officer was injured in an attack at the Medborgarplatsen square, provoking a major police operation.

Former PM Carl Bildt says he’s ‘too old’ to return as Moderate leader, despite popularity in polls

Former PM Carl Bildt says he’s ‘too old’ to return as Moderate leader, despite popularity in polls

Former Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Carl Bildt has ruled out a comeback as Moderate leader, despite a fresh poll showing he is the preferred option for the party's voters.

Swedish actor and music legend Janne ‘Loffe’ Carlsson dies aged 80

Swedish actor and music legend Janne ‘Loffe’ Carlsson dies aged 80

Janne 'Loffe' Carlsson, one of Sweden's most beloved actors and a drummer legend who played with Jimi Hendrix among others, has passed away at the age of 80.

Last chance to deposit your old Swedish coins

Last chance to deposit your old Swedish coins

Check your coat pockets, because today is the last day to hand your invalid coins in to the bank.

Får får får? Hacking the trickiest word in the Swedish language

Får får får? Hacking the trickiest word in the Swedish language

When does 'får' mean sheep and when does it mean 'get'? Swedish teacher Sara Hörberg explains one of the most difficult words in the Swedish language.