Swedish actor Peter Stormare revealed on Friday that he was offered a role in the world-famous James Bond franchise – but turned it down.
Sweden was treated to a spectacular display of Northern Lights last night, with many photographers posting snaps of the dazzling lights on social media.
Swedish author and journalist Hamza Yalcin will not be extradited to Turkey, following a decision made by the government in Spain, where he was being held, on Friday afternoon.
Every week we ask a Swede, or a foreigner in Sweden, to explain their favourite word.
Riksbank governor Stefan Ingves, the economist who introduced Sweden's negative interest rate more than two years ago, is to be in charge of the world's oldest central bank for another five years.
Stockholm's underground rail network now includes paintings of naked men and menstruating women.
"Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence."
The decision has been criticized by hunters and conservationists alike.
There's no season like mushroom season, that's an old Swedish saying (okay, we just made it up). Food writer John Duxbury shares one of his favourite recipes.