Swedish city Umeå has Europe’s cleanest air

Swedish city Umeå has Europe’s cleanest air

Umeå in northeast Sweden, has been named as having the cleanest air in Europe, according to a new report by the European Environment Agency (EEA).

Northern Sweden plane crash: Here’s what we know so far

Northern Sweden plane crash: Here’s what we know so far

Swedish investigators begin probe into plane crash tragedy that killed nine people

Swedish investigators begin probe into plane crash tragedy that killed nine people

Dad fined for forcing son to shovel snow with no shoes

Dad fined for forcing son to shovel snow with no shoes

One dead and two injured after shooting in Umeå

One dead and two injured after shooting in Umeå

#MySweden: ‘I am in eternal gratitude to this city’

#MySweden: ‘I am in eternal gratitude to this city’

Swedish Jewish group shuts down after Nazi threats

Swedish Jewish group shuts down after Nazi threats

IN PICTURES: Thawing snow causes floods in northern Sweden

IN PICTURES: Thawing snow causes floods in northern Sweden

Umeå flasher’s court lie exposed by Google camera

Umeå flasher’s court lie exposed by Google camera

Umeå loses fight to use its Sami name on signs

Umeå loses fight to use its Sami name on signs

In pictures: Northern Lights dance across Swedish sky

In pictures: Northern Lights dance across Swedish sky

Hundreds join kippah walk in northern Sweden to protest against Nazi threats

Hundreds join kippah walk in northern Sweden to protest against Nazi threats

Travel agency gets its Swedish geography very wrong

Travel agency gets its Swedish geography very wrong

Jewish centre in northern Sweden closes following Nazi threats

Jewish centre in northern Sweden closes following Nazi threats

Police launch probe into Umeå inferno

Police launch probe into Umeå inferno

‘More Brits should move over to Sweden’

‘More Brits should move over to Sweden’

Umeå rapist allowed to return to scene of crimes

Umeå rapist allowed to return to scene of crimes

Ban on aiding beggars stopped after global fury

Ban on aiding beggars stopped after global fury

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Is this the toughest gym class in the world?

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Beggars ‘objectified’ at Malmö exhibition

World says ‘yes’ to bonkers Swedish sound

World says ‘yes’ to bonkers Swedish sound

Mystery white powder hits northern Sweden

Mystery white powder hits northern Sweden

Is this the strangest sound in Swedish?

Is this the strangest sound in Swedish?

New shelter to open for Stockholm beggars

New shelter to open for Stockholm beggars

How I used fake sun to beat the winter blues

How I used fake sun to beat the winter blues

Eight things to do when it gets dark in Umeå

Eight things to do when it gets dark in Umeå

Sweden and Romania to discuss begging surge

Sweden and Romania to discuss begging surge

Three hurt after northern knife attack

Three hurt after northern knife attack

Migration Board ‘bomb’ destroyed in Umeå

Migration Board ‘bomb’ destroyed in Umeå

Murder suspect: ‘I don’t know why I shot her’

Murder suspect: ‘I don’t know why I shot her’

Swedes slam rock club’s ‘sexist’ urinals

Swedes slam rock club’s ‘sexist’ urinals

Shock Bronze Age find ‘changes history’

Shock Bronze Age find ‘changes history’

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“Haga man” charged with three rapes

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Police dismissed Haga man tip-off

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Haga Man appears in court

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‘Haga man’ confesses to attacks

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‘Haga Man’ prosecutors given more time

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Court told of Haga Man’s crimes

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Tearful Haga Man: I’m sorry

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Haga man trial stays behind closed doors

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Lindgren ‘should get life’

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Haga Man victim: I can’t forgive him

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Lecturer warned for groping student

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Militant tee-totallers smash booze store

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Swedish courts cleared after bomb threat

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Swedish veterans join dictator for ice-hockey tournament

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25 injured as floor collapses at rock concert

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Police destroy Umeå ‘bomb’

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Top Chinese player to Umeå

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Umeå to expand stadium for UEFA final

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Umeå prepares for Arsenal clash

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Man ‘scalped wife’ in front of neighbours

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Dogs search for Swedish mass graves

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Salesman eats accounts to avoid taxman

Bridezilla breaks into shop to ‘steal’ her own bouquet

Bridezilla breaks into shop to ‘steal’ her own bouquet

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Swede jailed for drug smuggling in Morocco

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Environmental activists block E4 in Umeå

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Drunken axe-man arrested after dramatic car chase

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Union to picket petrol station over porn

Ljungberg injury a blow to Sweden’s Olympic football hopes

Ljungberg injury a blow to Sweden’s Olympic football hopes

Family bedevilled by girl’s beastly ID number

Family bedevilled by girl’s beastly ID number

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Earthquake hits northern Sweden

New staff cuts from Volvo Trucks

New staff cuts from Volvo Trucks

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Swedish study links vibrations to heart attack risk

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City officals’ ‘boxing’ party sends two to hospital

Erectile aid found to enhance spruce tree roots

Erectile aid found to enhance spruce tree roots

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Warbling opera singer mistaken for assault victim

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Opera chief fined for concert floor collapse

Umeå’s women footballers to challenge American all-stars

Umeå’s women footballers to challenge American all-stars

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Man bashed by urinating gang

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Swedish doctor found drunk on the job

Umeå named European culture capital for 2014

Umeå named European culture capital for 2014

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Passed out vodka lover comes to sporting lewd tattoo

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Opera chief wins appeal over concert floor collapse

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Young girl has face bitten by rottweiler

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Man faces Iran sanctions probe

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Earthquake rocks northern Sweden

Swedish docs identify deadly legal drug

Swedish docs identify deadly legal drug

‘I thought we were going to crash’

‘I thought we were going to crash’

Swedish man gets 10 years in jail for opium

Swedish man gets 10 years in jail for opium

World of Warcraft boosts users social skills: Swedish study

World of Warcraft boosts users social skills: Swedish study

Lemming hordes perish in Swedish roadside ‘massacre’

Lemming hordes perish in Swedish roadside ‘massacre’

Father charged in 7-year-old son’s fatal stabbing

Father charged in 7-year-old son’s fatal stabbing

Father gets 18 years for killing 7-year-old son

Father gets 18 years for killing 7-year-old son

Movie’s ‘gunfire’ prompts police response

Movie’s ‘gunfire’ prompts police response

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Swedish man suspected of ‘kidnapping himself’

Whitney Houston ‘chose death’: Swedish politician

Whitney Houston ‘chose death’: Swedish politician

‘We don’t know why he didn’t try to leave’

‘We don’t know why he didn’t try to leave’

‘He said he was living in the woods’: shopkeeper

‘He said he was living in the woods’: shopkeeper

British paparazzi stalk Sweden’s ‘snow-man’

British paparazzi stalk Sweden’s ‘snow-man’

Sweden’s ‘snow man’ to be documentary film

Sweden’s ‘snow man’ to be documentary film

Nursing students protest against low wages

Nursing students protest against low wages

Secret diary reveals Swedish ‘snow man’ pain

Secret diary reveals Swedish ‘snow man’ pain

101-year-old woman scares off thief with stick

101-year-old woman scares off thief with stick

Deserted Swedish homes used to grow cannabis

Deserted Swedish homes used to grow cannabis

‘Fake’ grandkids held for conning 150 seniors

‘Fake’ grandkids held for conning 150 seniors

Man ‘missing’ for two weeks found in hospital

Man ‘missing’ for two weeks found in hospital

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Northern Sweden hit by summer ‘snow storm’

‘Fake’ grandkids charged after conning seniors

‘Fake’ grandkids charged after conning seniors

Housework helps men’s mental health: study

Housework helps men’s mental health: study

Depressed Swedes get bus stop light therapy

Depressed Swedes get bus stop light therapy

Drivers ‘blinded’ by bus stop light therapy

Drivers ‘blinded’ by bus stop light therapy

Foreign students warm to Umeå University
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Foreign students warm to Umeå University

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Woman saved after 18 hours in frozen car

‘A friend from Umeå is a friend for life’

‘A friend from Umeå is a friend for life’

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Swedish court clears ‘bottle sex’ men of rape

Swedish scientists chart entire fir tree genome

Swedish scientists chart entire fir tree genome

Swedish culture capital to attract new residents

Swedish culture capital to attract new residents

Sweden gives thumbs-up to disputed nickel mine

Sweden gives thumbs-up to disputed nickel mine

Mass Covid-19 testing at Swedish university to investigate infection rate

Mass Covid-19 testing at Swedish university to investigate infection rate

What’s on in Sweden: April 2nd – 8th

What’s on in Sweden: April 2nd – 8th

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What’s on: January 31st – February 7th

Third Umeå station murder suspect arrested

Third Umeå station murder suspect arrested

Two men arrested for Umeå station slaying

Two men arrested for Umeå station slaying

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Man held after wife found dead in burnt out flat

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Outrage over Swedish city’s ‘sex and booze’ test

Father remanded into custody over son’s death

Father remanded into custody over son’s death

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Father arrested for stabbing 7-year-old to death

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Teen girls convicted for harassing refugees

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Animal rights activists force restaurant closure

Glass turns up in restaurant chicken

Glass turns up in restaurant chicken

Sweden’s chicken glass mystery thickens

Sweden’s chicken glass mystery thickens

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Man murdered in Umeå