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More and more local authorities in Sweden are choosing not to use feathers from birds in Easter decorations.
Large seizures of narcotics have been made from a record number of smugglers, with 58 individuals currently facing police charges, according to a report.
Parents and friends of Kim Wall honoured her memory in New York on Friday on what would have been the Swedish journalist's 31st birthday.
A growing hill at a snow dump site in the town of Sundsvall has wowed local residents and gone viral in Sweden.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has confirmed his move to Los Angeles and Major League Soccer in typical Zlatan Ibrahimovic style.
You will never believe this, but slightly more trains arrived on time in Sweden last year than the year before. But perhaps we're setting the standards low.
Falling ill is irritating for many reasons, but one bright side is that in Sweden you don't need to feel guilty or confused about taking time off work for illness or injury. Swedish labour laws have generous policies surrounding sick leave, though there are some important differences compared to other countries which you should be aware of.
A 45-year-old man died in an avalanche in central Sweden on Thursday, but his three friends managed to escape uninjured.
The use of drugs among both guests and staff at Stockholm's bars is increasing, according to a new report from research centre STAD (Stockholm prevents alcohol and drug problems).
South Korea's Park Hee-young, Sweden's Caroline Hedwall and American Jackie Stoelting each fired a six-under par 66 to share the lead after Thursday's opening round of the LPGA Kia Classic.
March 25th is a landmark on the Swedish calendar as it marks Våffeldagen (Waffle Day), when Swedes like to eat even more waffles than usual. Now you can too, thanks to these straightforward recipes from Swedish food writer John Duxbury.
A coroner testified Thursday that Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who died on Danish inventor Peter Madsen's submarine, may have been strangled or had her throat cut, and did not die in an accident as Madsen claims.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic's time at Manchester United could come to an end this week with a rumoured move to the US.
Sweden has become the first country in the world to offer compensation to transgender people who were forced to undergo sterilization in order to be allowed to change their sex.
Russian gas giant Gazprom has appealed a Swedish arbitration court ruling that ordered it to pay more than $2.5 billion to Ukraine's gas firm Naftogaz.
Swedish tourists are increasingly avoiding travelling to the United States, and one of the reasons is Donald Trump, according to an annual travel survey.
The Swedish branch of Amnesty International has heard witness accounts from beggars who say they have been harassed and moved by police while begging, Aftonbladet reports.
There has been a surge in cybercriminals hijacking computers to mine cryptocurrency in Sweden, in a practice known has crypto-jacking which is taking over viruses in popularity.
The rate of construction of new homes in Sweden is expected to fall by almost 20,000, dropping from 55,000 new buildings in 2018 to 46,000 in 2019.
With rumours heating up that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi could soon make a first visit to Sweden as part of the India-Nordic summit, The Local takes a look at Sweden's relationship with India, the roots of which may date back more than 1,000 years.