Five things to look out for at the EU summit in Sweden

Five things to look out for at the EU summit in Sweden

Sweden will on Friday host an EU 'social summit' with the aim of promoting policies to boost economic growth and confidence in the bloc amid uncertainty created by the Brexit vote and a rise in populism across the continent.

EU leaders head to Sweden to seek fairer post-Brexit economy

EU leaders head to Sweden to seek fairer post-Brexit economy

EU leaders are set to meet in Gothenburg this week to launch an offensive on the economic inequalities fuelling populism.

More than 4,000 women working in Swedish law speak out about harassment in the industry

More than 4,000 women working in Swedish law speak out about harassment in the industry

"In my work, I stood up for the rights of others, but I had no rights at all," wrote one woman.

Sweden’s democracy is strong, new report says

Sweden’s democracy is strong, new report says

Across the world, there has been "steep democratic progress" over the past 40 years, but this progress has slowed during the last decade, according to the report.

Sweden’s famous white elk is spared death

Sweden’s famous white elk is spared death

A white elk that became a global celebrity this year is no longer at risk of being put down.

Making life in Stockholm easier: The Local’s A-Ö guide
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Making life in Stockholm easier: The Local’s A-Ö guide

Anyone who has moved or is thinking about moving to Stockholm will want to check this out.

Stockholm’s Citybanan commuter line resumes service

Stockholm’s Citybanan commuter line resumes service

Trains are running again via Stockholm’s new Citybanan commuter train line after it was closed until further notice on Tuesday afternoon.