The world's biggest music streaming platform Spotify of Sweden and China's Tencent said on Friday they had agreed to take minority stakes in each other.
In this week's podcast Ben McPartland and James Savage unpick the names of IKEA's furniture, and Alex Macbeth looks at weird Christmas traditions.
Two children who were kidnapped close to their school in southern Sweden on Wednesday were found safe and well on Thursday evening.
Cecilia Wikström told The Local she is "ashamed" of the difficulty some EU citizens have getting a personal identity number (personnummer) in Sweden.
It's not every day you come across an elk that's got itself trapped in a swing.
Bad news for residents of Sweden's second city: rat sightings in Gothenburg have almost quadrupled in the last five years, according to a pest control company.
Police have launched a preliminary investigation into attempted murder after a man was found with serious injuries in Stockholm.
Women think more about the environmental impact of items when they are shopping than men do, a new survey by the Swedish Consumer Agency shows.