Every week we ask a Swede, or a foreigner in Sweden, to explain their favourite word.
Stockholm is one of the world's safest cities according to a new ranking. But its move towards becoming a smart city could potentially leave it vulnerable to cyber attacks.
In this week's The Local Europe Edition podcast we talk about why the French are on strike again, ask whether the Germans are as liberated as they seem – and look at Brits trying to escape Brexit.
Swedish Hollywood actor Stellan Skarsgård has become the latest in the industry to comment on the sexual scandal surrounding disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein.
Take a look at the world from a child's perspective.
A recent study conducted by researchers at the University of Gothenburg reveals Sweden has among the highest percentage of female ambassadors in the world – despite women being banned from the field until 1948.
Google has bought land in the Dalarna region as part of its European data centre strategy.
There’s been lots of hype about the benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT), but ignoring the risks that come with it could have disastrous consequences.
A large explosion caused severe damage to an apartment building in the southern Swedish city of Malmö early on Friday morning, which police believe was caused by dynamite.
NFGL member Alev Karaduman from Turkey, currently studying at Lund University, asks an eternal question that seems to have major consequences for her time in Sweden.
Whether you forage for your rosehips or get them from the store, they'll taste delicious in this jelly, which goes well with toast or roast meats. Food writer John Duxbury shares the recipe.
One person has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.