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Giving the Nobel Prize in Literature to Austrian author Peter Handke was the right choice, a member of the committee that selects the winner argues.
Mörk is a word you'll hear a lot during autumn and winter in Sweden, but where does it come from and how exactly do you use it? We've got the answers.
More hospitals are cancelling non-essential surgeries amid a supply shortage in central Sweden.
Ericsson's sales were boosted by a 5G takeoff, but it made a net loss as it set aside 12 billion kronor to settle a US corruption investigation.
The UK and EU announced on Thursday morning that they have agreed on a deal for Britain's exit from the EU.
Sweden's Migration Agency has decided to stop all decisions on asylum cases relating to people from northeastern Syria, it said in a statement this morning.
Police are investigating three explosions in the Stockholm area in the early hours of Thursday.
Malmö police are set to start using camera-equipped drones to prevent crime in some areas.
With increasing talk that London and Brussels might reach a new deal, it's time for a reminder of what exactly the Withdrawal Agreement means for British residents in Sweden.
With Diwali approaching in October, here's a look at how you can celebrate this festival of light in Sweden.
Uppsala University Hospital on Wednesday cancelled another two days of non-essential surgeries, as difficulties caused by a shortage of supplies were expected to drag on for more than a week.
A three-day trip to Stockholm made travel and lifestyle writer Marta Rus decide to swap her busy London life for Sweden. And so far, she has not looked back.
Sweden's National Agency for Education (Skolverket) has presented proposals for changes to the school curriculum. Here's what parents need to know about the plans.
A new report into Swedish schools ranks the country's 290 municipalities based on areas such as resources allocated to schools, teacher numbers, and pupil performance.
A British campaign group is urging Brits in Stockholm to join a rally this weekend over the rights of British people living in Sweden – and Swedes in the UK – after Brexit.
Gothenburg in the first half of the 20th century was a very different – and surprisingly similar – city to what it is today. Let's take a look...
Doing a road trip through Sweden this autumn? Here's how to avoid wildlife accidents, which have hit record figures in the Nordic country in recent years.
Tens of thousands of railway travellers will have to brace themselves this weekend when one of the country's busiest bottlenecks is closed for maintenance – right in the middle of the Swedish capital.
A popular leisure pursuit in Sweden, Denmark and Norway, the ice-cold water that surrounds the body when winter bathing can offer a wave of health benefits.