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The German Football Association (DFB) has suspended two of its backroom staff for Wednesday's crunch World Cup clash against South Korea following an angry exchange with the Sweden bench.
Online abuse targeting Swedish footballer Jimmy Durmaz has highlighted an undercurrent of racism in Swedish society, but a strong backlash against the comments is a sign of progress, historian and writer David Lindén tells The Local.
Sweden is the country with the best international reputation, according to a new report released by the Reputation Institute, which saw the Scandinavian nation climb two places from the previous year's ranking.
The coast of southern Sweden is already seeing the effects of the rising sea level today, and with a further increase of up to one metre expected by the turn of the next century, it could soon have major consequences.
'Everyone misses Zlatan, but he does not fit into our new team': Ibrahimovic on the mind for Sweden at the World Cup
Zlatan Ibrahimovic retired from international football two years ago but Sweden's former talisman looms over their World Cup campaign like only he can.
What does it mean to be a Swedish-American? The depends on who you ask. American historical writer Victoria Martinez, who now lives in Småland, Sweden, gets to the heart of the matter.
Sweden coach Janne Andersson must find a way to pick up his deflated players following their devastating defeat to Germany in a World Cup Group F that stands tantalisingly poised.
Uppsala is a charming town north of Stockholm, and what makes it unique is the number of students. About 25 percent of the city studies at Uppsala University, and as a result many places offer good food for a price that won't break the bank. Here are five of the best.
A Gothenburg district court has sentenced three men for hate crimes over a Molotov cocktail attack on a synagogue in the western Swedish city in December 2017.
Fifa has opened disciplinary proceedings against two of the German national team's staff after they ran towards the Sweden bench making gestures and applauding ironically following the reigning world champions' last-second victory over the Nordic nation on Saturday.
After a cool and rainy Midsummer weekend in many parts of Sweden, more summery weather is set to return for the final days of June.
Ever wonder where illness or injury abroad may set you back the most? Find out how much expats can expect to pay for various medical procedures in different countries. Hint: prices aren’t all the same.
Two men have been arrested in absentia after a man was shot and injured in Halmstad, southern Sweden on Sunday evening.
Passengers travelling from Stockholm's biggest station face major disruption from today as trains heading south through the capital skip stopping at Stockholm Central Station to allow track renovation work to be carried out.
Sweden's Jimmy Durmaz has denounced as "unacceptable" messages of racial hatred and even death threats he received after giving away the foul that led to Toni Kroos's late winner for Germany at the World Cup.
After a multi-year effort, Swedish furniture giant Ikea is finally set to open its first ever warehouse in India.
Sweden's Jimmy Durmaz faced a wave of racial hatred and even death threats after he gave away the foul that led to Toni Kroos's late winner for Germany at the World Cup.
Fuming Sweden coach Janne Andersson accused Germany of "rubbing it in our faces" as they celebrated the dramatic late goal from Toni Kroos that gave them a 2-1 win in their crucial World Cup clash in Sochi on Saturday.
Toni Kroos rescued holders Germany from the brink of an unthinkable early World Cup exit here Saturday, curling home a sensational winner in the fifth minute of stoppage time to seal a 2-1 win over Sweden.
Rape, arson and another Malmö shooting were reported during Sweden’s Midsummer celebrations on Friday night, but most police regions summed up the big holiday as "a regular weekend".