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The #MeToo movement is a 'huge force' that will make a significant difference to society, according to two of Sweden's royals.
Here's what the Swedes were talking about in 2017.
Dutch police have arrested four men including a Swedish citizen suspected of being involved in terror-related activities, prosecutors said on Tuesday.
There's no one better to live with than a Swede, according to Oliver Gee, who's lived among Swedes for eight years.
Here are some of the in-depth features our small team brought you from Sweden in 2017. If you want to support our journalism, you can now become a Member of The Local. Read more here.
Danish police on Friday said they had arrested a Syrian asylum seeker from Sweden for "attempting to commit a terrorist act" in Copenhagen.
Sweden tops international surveys in many areas, from gender equality to environmental policy, but it is consistently rated as one of the world's worst places for making friends as a foreigner. But how true is this – and is there an explanation? The Local spoke to experts to find out.
Nuclear war as a result of North Korea's actions is a genuine possibility, and Donald Trump isn't helping, says Sweden's former Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt.
He may be American, but Donald Duck is so much of a staple of Swedish Christmas culture that even smartphone zombies are compelled by him.
Sweden’s police have released new figures detailing the number of confirmed shootings in the country during 2017, of which many are judged to be gang-related.
Theresa May’s letter to UK nationals living in Europe on the progress of Brexit negotiations is likely to prompt us to save up Brussels sprouts for a New Year’s pelting ceremony at Downing Street, writes Laura Shields from citizens' group British in Europe.
Become a Member of The Local today and get 30 percent off one of these beautiful Stockholm trays, designed by legendary Swedish designer Olle Eksell.
If you want a white Christmas, you have to head north. At least according to the weather forecast.
A man accused of murdering his 19-year-old ex-girlfriend is to undergo a psychiatric evaluation before the court can pronounce its sentence – but the decision means a guilty verdict is likely.
More needs to be done to battle anti-Semitism from religious and political extremists according to Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, who was speaking at a demonstration in Stockholm.
Sweden's festive season is a time when even the most well-integrated foreigner can feel like an outsider, miles from home with a set of traditions, recipes, and songs familiar to everyone but you.
A select group of families have started testing Swedish car giant Volvo's new self-driving XC90s in the west of the country, marking a key period in the company's push to unleash the technology by 2021.
Police in Gothenburg are trying to piece together the final hours of an Australian citizen who died from severe stab wounds after being found in a central area of the Swedish city.
Stockholm terror suspect Rahkmat Akilov faces charges early next year, Sweden's Prosecution Authority says.
A year after they first wowed the world with their anonymous(e) mystery mini artwork, Sweden's most famous mice have opened a tiny bookstore in Malmö just in time for the Christmas holidays.