Sweden’s top university Karolinska tumbles in global ranking

Sweden’s top university Karolinska tumbles in global ranking

Sweden's reputed Karolinska Institute has tumbled in its international ranking, slipping a full 10 points year-on-year in the prestigious Times Higher Education World Education Rankings 2018 which was released on Tuesday.

Kim Wall was killed by submarine hatch: Peter Madsen

Kim Wall was killed by submarine hatch: Peter Madsen

Submarine owner Peter Madsen's explanation of the events that caused the death of Kim Wall became public after Copenhagen City Court decided to open its doors to procedures on Tuesday.

Stellan Skarsgård shares his best tips on parenting

Stellan Skarsgård shares his best tips on parenting

Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgård isn't just an A-list Hollywood star, he's also the father of eight (!) children, and recently shared one of his best tips when it comes to good parenting.

Why Sweden has more fatal shootings per capita than Norway and Germany
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Why Sweden has more fatal shootings per capita than Norway and Germany

Sweden has in recent years seen a sharp increase in the number of shootings per capita, with research suggesting that the Scandinavian country is statistically on par with southern Italy and parts of Ireland.

‘We had forgotten how lucky we are to live in Sweden… until we went abroad’

‘We had forgotten how lucky we are to live in Sweden… until we went abroad’

OPINION: The Local contributor Paul Connolly writes about how a holiday abroad made him realize how lucky he is to be raising his daughters in Sweden.

How often do Swedes have sex? Authorities about to find out

How often do Swedes have sex? Authorities about to find out

Are the Swedes happy with their sex lives, and how often do they do it? The government is about to find out as it launches one of the most extensive surveys of its kind, reaching out to some 50,000 Swedes.

First same-sex overseas adoption takes place in Sweden

First same-sex overseas adoption takes place in Sweden

A couple in Sweden have become parents after the country's first same-sex international adoption.

Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen to appear in court over Swedish journalist’s death

Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen to appear in court over Swedish journalist’s death

Danish submarine owner Peder Madsen is to appear in a Copenhagen court on Tuesday over the death of Swedish journalist Kim Wall on board his homemade underwater vessel UC3 Nautilus.