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There is no harsher critic of an area than a local, according to the results of a new survey revealing the worst places to live in Sweden, per the people who actually live there.
Swedish city Västerås evoked its Game of Thrones namesake Westeros in a spectacular video to welcome in the New Year.
More than 60 newborns in Gothenburg are being offered antibodies after a hospital worker contracted the measles – the 12th confirmed infection in less than a month in the city.
OPINION: It isn't always easy putting on English-language theatre in southern Sweden, but presenting plays in their original language has huge value – not least for integration – writes Playmate Theatre member Vanessa Poole.
A truck carrying 36 tonnes of potatoes spuddenly went off the road in central Sweden last night.
Traffic has been interrupted on a large part of the Stockholm commuter rail line.
Whether you're in tech, media, or a different industry entirely, it's increasingly common to work as a freelancer these days, and internationals coming to Sweden are no exception. Struggling to get set up and navigate the country's system? Read our guide for some help with the basics.
A music publisher is seeking at least $1.6 billion from Spotify, alleging it has violated copyright for up to 10,784 songs.
The latest edition of a yearly poll measuring voter approval of Sweden’s ministers is in, and with less than a year left until the next general election in the country it provides plenty of food for thought.
A Swedish court on Tuesday convicted the head of a neo-Nazi movement of "incitement to racial hatred" more than a year after he held a speech at a Stockholm rally that turned violent.
There were emotional celebrations in Gävle over the unlikely survival of the town's straw goat through the entirety of Christmas 2017, bucking the trend of it burning down before the festive period is over.
Fewer startups were launched in Sweden last year compared to the year before, but 2017 was still a strong year for small businesses, with more than 68,000 new ventures started across the country.
It was a dark New Year's Day in Sweden and Denmark as the fourth and final season of Nordic Noir The Bridge finally hit screens. With international audiences forced to wait before they get to see it, The Local rounds up some of the reviews of the swansong's premier.
Apartments in Helsingborg, southern Sweden, were evacuated after an explosion in the early hours of Tuesday.
"My children need the newest and best of everything," said someone who was not me.
The wolf hunt is set to go ahead in Sweden today, after a court decided not to call off the cull.
A new year in Sweden means new and changed laws. Here are some noteworthy ones to watch out for, ranging from crime, to cars, drones, the internet and even sunbeds.
The Local interviewed five Swedish diplomats about how their country is perceived in the rest of the world.
People living in Sweden will have access to free primary healthcare over the internet after an online medical practitioner set up a clinic in the Södermanland county, where primary care is free.
Police in Gothenburg have found large amounts of cannabis, amphetamines and other narcotics hidden at a school.