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Sweden has the second highest number of drugs-related deaths in relation to its population of any EU country, according to a new report.
Swedish police reportedly want to introduce new facial recognition technology to help identify criminal suspects after testing the technique this spring.
Swedish prosecutors will need to decide on Friday on whether to charge rapper ASAP Rocky, whose detention in Stockholm on suspicion of assault during a street brawl has created a furore among his fans and fellow artists.
Here's a word that's sure to spark some debate around the fika table this month.
Volvo Cars, the Swedish luxury brand owned by China's Geely, defied a slowing global auto market to set a record for sales in the first half of the year, although US trade war tariffs and falling prices squeezed profits.
A museum dedicated to the world's most disgusting delicacies has found a permanent home after attracting global attention when it launched as a temporary exhibit last year.
Summer is an excellent season to explore Sweden, with the long days allowing you to pack more into each one. If you're looking for ways to fill the long Swedish summer holiday, here are seven destinations worthy of a visit.
Today's word will come in handy if you're looking into buying a traditional Swedish summer cottage or 'sommarstuga'.
The Taliban have shut down dozens of health facilities run by a Swedish aid group in a move affecting thousands of people, especially women and children, the agency said on Wednesday.
The southern city of Lund has seen around a dozen car burnings since the Midsummer holiday, and this week further incidents were reported.
Have you ever found yourself wishing you could swap your daily bryggkaffe for a foamy cappuccino, and replace Swedish kebabpizza with, well, normal pizza? The good news is that there's a huge amount of Italian food, events, and more to be found across the country. Our readers helped us track down the very best.
This word is key for those long Nordic evenings.
Police are bringing in extra resources and calling on the public to be vigilant after a "dramatic increase" in high value watch thefts in central Stockholm.
Swedish tourism boards and travel agencies have invested in promoting domestic travel in response to a growing interest in sustainable travel. But has it really convinced Swedes to ditch air travel and opt for a staycation?
Overnight trains connecting Sweden with mainland Europe via Denmark would be loss-making, says national operator DSB.
European Commission president nominee Ursula von der Leyen said Tuesday she would support delaying Britain's exit from the EU beyond an October 31 deadline if necessary.
MY SWEDISH CAREER: With a background in digital arts and film, UK-born business owner Will Gray set up his own marketing agency two years after moving to Sweden, and says he hopes to find "world-changing" companies to work with.
Swedish authorities are trying to determine the cause of the country's deadliest plane crash in three decades. Here's what we know so far.
Did you know that you often get paid MORE to take time off from work in Sweden? Watch The Local's video for more about that and the other workplace benefits worth knowing about.
What events led up to a crash which saw a small aircraft plunge nose-first into the ground in northern Sweden, killing all nine people on board? It may take a year to investigate the tragedy.