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Swedish word of the day: brasa

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 02:13
Today we've chosen a word that is especially appropriate for this time of year.

Train company offers extra seats as SAS pilot strike continues

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 00:01
As the SAS airline strike enters its fourth day, causing disruption for thousands of passengers and costing the company millions of kronor, Swedish rail operator SJ has offered extra train departures to assist people affected by flight cancellations.

Cold weather and snow on the way after April heatwave

Sun, 04/28/2019 - 22:25
Spring arrived early across Sweden this year, and in many parts of the country the summer season has already began, according to the meteorological definition. But rain and cool winds will be bringing the temperatures back down this week.