A surge in drug-linked gang violence in Sweden led to a 60% increase in bomb blasts in 2019, according to government statistics, as police work … Read more
A father and a son look at the Viking-era Rok runestone near the Lake Vattern and the town of Odeshog, Ostergotland, Sweden.
The Rokstone, dated … Read more
Greta Thunberg has changed her name to Sharon on Twitter, in honour of a game show contestant who appeared to have no idea who she … Read more
Photo Story: Greta Thunberg celebrates her 17th birthday attending Fridays For Future climate strike in Stockholm
Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg celebrates her 17th birthday by attending the weekly ‘Fridays For Future’ climate strike outside the Swedish parliament Riksdagen in Stockholm, … Read more
Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg attends a climate strike arranged by the organisation ‘Fridays For Future’ outside the Swedish parliament Riksdagen in Stockholm, Sweden, 20 … Read more
Lorenzo de Luca from Italy with the horse ‘Amarit d ‘Amour’ in action during the jump competition at the Sweden International Horse Show in the … Read more
Greta Thunberg has turned down an environmental award and £40,000 in prize money because “bragging” and “beautiful words” will not cut carbon emissions.
The Swedish … Read more
Participants at the start of the Gotland Grand National 2019 Enduro Competition at Tofta airport, Gotland, Sweden, 26 October 2019.
Photo: EPA-EFE/SOREN ANDERSSON
Denmark will set up temporary border controls at the Swedish border starting next month, the country’s justice minister Nick Haekkerup said on Thursday.
The move … Read more
Fashion retailer H&M said Friday it is suspending leather purchases from Brazil to make sure it is not supporting cattle farming that may be contributing … Read more
Switzerland and Sweden are the most attractive locations for highly qualified foreign workers, according to a new study by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation … Read more
The Swedish prosecutor heading an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Monday filed a request for his arrest.
The warrant, … Read more
Scandinavian airline SAS has canceled a further 1,213 flights for Monday and Tuesday after pilots began their strike on Friday. Mediators say there are no … Read more
Lars Idermark, resigned as Swedbank Chairman, just a week after the bank’s chief executive was ousted over her handling of a money laundering scandal. In … Read more
Swedish state television SVT reported that in September, an internal Swedbank report showed that between 2007-2015 some $10 billion of transactions between suspicious customers of … Read more
Euronews: Five people were injured in a shooting in Sweden’s third biggest city Malmo on Monday night, according to police, who said the incident was … Read more
Uzbek man sentenced to life imprisonment by Swedish Court after terrorist attack in Stockholm in 2017
A Swedish court sentenced Rakhmat Akilov, a failed Uzbek asylum seeker, to life in prison on Thursday for killing five people and injuring another 10 … Read more