Sweden’s populists brush off groping scandal to score big in EU polls

Sweden’s populists brush off groping scandal to score big in EU polls

The hard-right Sweden Democrats party has emerged as the biggest gainer in the European elections despite a campaign that saw it eject one of its two MEPs from the party after she accused the other of sexual harassment.

How far-right parties are faring across Europe

How far-right parties are faring across Europe

Russian Foreign Minister mocks Löfven’s ‘childish’ election interference fears

Russian Foreign Minister mocks Löfven’s ‘childish’ election interference fears

Britain to allow ALL citizens living abroad the right to vote

Britain to allow ALL citizens living abroad the right to vote

Africa’s toughest award: Why is it so hard to win? (Or is it?)

Africa’s toughest award: Why is it so hard to win? (Or is it?)

Coalition promise to boost welfare and jobs

Coalition promise to boost welfare and jobs

New coalition agrees on defence and migration

New coalition agrees on defence and migration

Sweden Democrat wins Deputy Speaker spot

Sweden Democrat wins Deputy Speaker spot

What’s next on Sweden’s political stage?

What’s next on Sweden’s political stage?

Sweden’s new coalition government announced

Sweden’s new coalition government announced

Sweden set for youngest parliament

Sweden set for youngest parliament

Migration minister calls Feminists ‘a dark force’

Migration minister calls Feminists ‘a dark force’

Löfven to get no help from Sweden’s Liberals

Löfven to get no help from Sweden’s Liberals

Löfven rules out making government with the Left

Löfven rules out making government with the Left

Six big headaches for Stefan Löfven

Six big headaches for Stefan Löfven

Sweden’s Prime Minister and Finance Minister quit

Sweden’s Prime Minister and Finance Minister quit

Row over early exit poll

Row over early exit poll

Sweden Democrats head hit by gambling scandal

Sweden Democrats head hit by gambling scandal

Museum celebrates polls with whale wordplay

Museum celebrates polls with whale wordplay

Northern Swedes get airborne voting booths

Northern Swedes get airborne voting booths

Can Sweden’s strong economy save Reinfeldt?

Can Sweden’s strong economy save Reinfeldt?

Unemployment rate falls as election approaches

Unemployment rate falls as election approaches

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ELECTIONS BLOG: Updates and analysis

Left Party calls for justice and equality

Left Party calls for justice and equality

Social Democrats reveal election manifesto

Social Democrats reveal election manifesto

Sweden’s Alliance reveals full manifesto

Sweden’s Alliance reveals full manifesto

Löfven promises jobs to 50,000 young Swedes

Löfven promises jobs to 50,000 young Swedes

Liberals hint at bringing back conscription

Liberals hint at bringing back conscription

Red-greens stay way ahead of Alliance in polls

Red-greens stay way ahead of Alliance in polls

Sweden opens the gates for election voting

Sweden opens the gates for election voting

Why Sweden’s election oozes uncertainty

Why Sweden’s election oozes uncertainty

Löfven pledges billions to ‘get railways working’

Löfven pledges billions to ‘get railways working’

‘Sweden Democrats hold the key to elections’

‘Sweden Democrats hold the key to elections’

Sweden elections: How do they work?

Sweden elections: How do they work?

Löfven promises hike in teacher salaries

Löfven promises hike in teacher salaries

Alliance promises jobs and help for migrants

Alliance promises jobs and help for migrants

Voter trust in Moderates drops again: survey

Voter trust in Moderates drops again: survey

‘Feminism is about competition’

‘Feminism is about competition’

Löfven storms away from Reinfeldt in new poll

Löfven storms away from Reinfeldt in new poll

Alliance pledges millions to immigrant job scheme

Alliance pledges millions to immigrant job scheme

Government hits record low in voter support

Government hits record low in voter support

Most Swedes lack info ahead of EU vote

Most Swedes lack info ahead of EU vote

Löfven slates ‘cocky’ PM in number-crunch row

Löfven slates ‘cocky’ PM in number-crunch row

PM calls opposition leader dishonest

PM calls opposition leader dishonest

Are Sweden’s politicians capable of intellectual honesty?

Are Sweden’s politicians capable of intellectual honesty?

Swedish union ‘flouts members’ wishes’

Swedish union ‘flouts members’ wishes’

Echoes of Clinton in Social Democrats’ welfare reform bid

Echoes of Clinton in Social Democrats’ welfare reform bid

Who represents Sweden’s Muslim voters?

Who represents Sweden’s Muslim voters?

Sweden’s cash-strapped feminists hold house parties to lure voters

Sweden’s cash-strapped feminists hold house parties to lure voters

Benny Andersson: More feminists in the Riksdag

Benny Andersson: More feminists in the Riksdag

Sweden Democrats gain most in key voter survey

Sweden Democrats gain most in key voter survey

Migrant quota rewrites opposition’s election bid

Migrant quota rewrites opposition’s election bid

Voter trust in Reinfeldt at three-year low

Voter trust in Reinfeldt at three-year low

Sweden Democrats gain in church elections

Sweden Democrats gain in church elections

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Voters doubt centre-right victory in 2010 elecions – poll

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Parliamentary blogs fall on deaf ears: survey

Pirate Party Sweden’s third-largest ahead of EU vote: study

Pirate Party Sweden’s third-largest ahead of EU vote: study

Pirate Party Sweden’s third-largest: poll

Pirate Party Sweden’s third-largest: poll

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Computers stolen from Social Democrats’ HQ

Pirate Party poll gains continue

Pirate Party poll gains continue

Every fourth voter unaware of EU elections

Every fourth voter unaware of EU elections

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Cyber attack shuts down June List website

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Pirate Party to sit with Greens in European Parliament

Pirate Party to stand in local elections

Pirate Party to stand in local elections

Swedes set to ignore church elections

Swedes set to ignore church elections

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Opposition maintains strong lead: poll

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Stockholm politician accused of election fraud

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Moderates knew of election list fraud: report

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More Moderates resign over internal vote fraud

Record support for Greens: poll

Record support for Greens: poll

New elections to be held in parts of Sweden

New elections to be held in parts of Sweden

Swedes find right-wingers more ‘attractive’

Swedes find right-wingers more ‘attractive’

Swedish Pirates salute German success

Swedish Pirates salute German success

Swedish ‘descendants’ vote Republican

Swedish ‘descendants’ vote Republican

2012 US election fever grips Swedish media

2012 US election fever grips Swedish media

Republicans in Sweden still hope for Romney

Republicans in Sweden still hope for Romney

Sweden Democrats rake in southern support

Sweden Democrats rake in southern support

Parties duel as refugee costs rocket

Parties duel as refugee costs rocket

Moderates least likely to vote in EU elections

Moderates least likely to vote in EU elections

Sweden’s Feminists will win EU seat: poll

Sweden’s Feminists will win EU seat: poll

Sweden opens the gates to EU election voters

Sweden opens the gates to EU election voters

‘Nationalist promises are a lie’: liberal EU head candidate

‘Nationalist promises are a lie’: liberal EU head candidate

Swedish schools to hold mock EU elections

Swedish schools to hold mock EU elections