King reminds MPs they represent ‘all of Sweden’, including immigrants

King reminds MPs they represent ‘all of Sweden’, including immigrants

'Our country has over 10 million residents with varying backgrounds and experiences, and different dreams for the future,' King Carl XVI Gustaf noted at the opening of the 2017-18 Riksdag session.

24 hours on Stockholm’s streets with refugee protesters
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24 hours on Stockholm’s streets with refugee protesters

What drives someone to spend over a month sleeping outdoors in protest? The Local spent 24 hours with refugee youngsters on Stockholm's streets to find out why they are so strongly against deportations to Afghanistan.

Malmö is the location for ‘New York, I Love You’ follow-up

Malmö is the location for ‘New York, I Love You’ follow-up

The makers of the hit international film series which includes "New York, I Love You" and "Paris, je t'aime" are about to create an ode to a new city – Malmö, in the south of Sweden.

One in ten road users in Sweden don’t stop at red lights: survey

One in ten road users in Sweden don’t stop at red lights: survey

Almost one in ten road users jump red lights, according to a new survey.

French and US troops head to Gothenburg as Sweden’s biggest military drill in 20 years kicks off

French and US troops head to Gothenburg as Sweden’s biggest military drill in 20 years kicks off

The biggest Swedish military exercise in over 20 years has started in Gothenburg, with French and US air defence units as well as other overseas troops joining the Swedes in a drill of more than 20,000 military personnel.

Record summer of call-outs for Swedish mountain rescue teams

Record summer of call-outs for Swedish mountain rescue teams

Sweden's mountain rescue services were called out 133 times this summer to help hill walkers in need.

Teenager dies after gym attack in Ängelholm

Teenager dies after gym attack in Ängelholm

A 17-year-old boy who was stabbed at a gym in southern Sweden has died from his injuries.

Abba plot virtual reality ‘reunion’ tour

Abba plot virtual reality ‘reunion’ tour

We long gave up hope for a full Abba reunion concert, but maybe this is the second-best option?