The new government will not propose to shut two nuclear reactors during this term of office, Swedish Radio News reports, but some may have to close as they are not likely to be replaced by new ones.
- No decision to shut reactors this parliament.
- "Local council not doing enough".
An unknown group is trying to persuade young women from the Stockholm area to travel and join ISIS in Syria and Iraq, Swedish Television News reports.
- Protesting against neo-Nazis.
Five of the Christian activists who protested against a neo-Nazi demonstration in Jönköping by singing religious carols have been sentenced for disobeying police orders by a district court in the town.
- Over 60 victims.
One of the largest prosecutions in Swedish history against a suspected paedophile who groomed his victims online was handed in Wednesday to a Swedish court.
- 1 oktober kl 14:28
Black is the New Black - Swedish film script competition
You may have heard about the tv-series called Orange is the New Black, but in Sweden the Film Institute has launched a project called Black is the New Black. It`s a screen writing competition to encourage a more modern way of depicting black people and Swedes from Africa. Radio Sweden met up with the film commissioner Baker Karim, who initiated it.Black is the new black.
The Swedish Film Institute has launched a screen writing competition to encourage a more modern way of depicting black people on film.
- 1 oktober kl 15:32
American lobsters found off Sweden's western coast
Eight American lobsters found in the western Gullmars fjord has caused alarm here since the crustacean is an invasive species that could have a big impact the local marine environment. Reporter: Dave Russell.Eleven so far found in Swedish waters.
A number of American lobsters have been picked up off the west coast at Sweden, causing marine experts here concern since the crustacean is an invasive alien species.
- Deaths due to heart problems more common.
The risk of dying is greatest on payday according to a new Swedish report.
- New political constellation takes over.
As the Green Party finalises its coalition deal with the Social Democrats in national government, they have decided to join forces with the centre-right Alliance parties in local government in the Västra Götaland region.
- 1 oktober kl 15:15
Colony of cormorants massarced off Sweden's eastern coast
Two island colonies of the long-necked cormorants were slaughtered and their habitat utterly destoryed this summer. Now, police are looking for those responsible but have few leads to go on. Reporter: Frank Radosevich.Breeding grounds targeted.
Hundreds of cormorant chicks may have been killed in an attack on two islands close to the Swedish town of Gävle.
- Coalition negotiations continue.
The Social Democrats and the Greens have agreed to raise unemployment and sick-leave benefits, TV4 News reports.