The Swedish Association for Hunting and Wildlife Management wants to help newly-arrived youngsters get more integrated into Swedish society, by taking them hunting, news agency TT reports.
- 300 youngsters took part this year.
- "It's going to be hell".
Local authorities in areas of Sweden often hit by clouds of mosquitos cannot expect state funding to fight the tiny blood suckers, news agency TT reports.
- Roads closed and trains cancelled.
Bohuslän and parts of the Gothenburg region have been hit by flooding following heavy rain overnight, news agency TT reports.
- Star of stage and screen.
One of Sweden's most beloved actresses, Kim Anderzon, has died.
- Dismissed questions as "hypothetical".
Criticism against Alice Bah Kuhnke is mounting following her “embarrassing” interview on Swedish Radio.
- 24 oktober kl 16:19
Climate change may scupper flood insurance for many
Climate change is expected to hit Swedish households close to water, as a representative of the insurance industry says they may soon abandon any attempt to cover them. Reporter: Loukas Christodoulou.Close to sea, lakes or in valleys.
Climate change is expected to hit Swedish households close to water, as an insurance industry representative says they may soon abandon any attempt to cover them.
- 24 oktober kl 15:33
The Swedish podcast that talks to superstars
One of the most successful podcast-producers is Kristoffer Triumf, the man behind "Värvet". He reaches hundreds of thousands of Swedes, and has now made the leap into the English language. Reporter: Kris Boswell.Audience of hundreds of thousands.
One of the most successful podcasters in Sweden is Kristoffer Triumf, the man behind "Värvet", who has now made the leap into the English language.
- SEK 8 billion spent in Sweden, not abroad.
In the new government's first proposed budget presented Thursday there is SEK 40 billion allocated to development aid, and SEK 8 billion of that sum will be used for asylum seekers, a large increase.
- Swedish Radio Kaliber reports.
Prison officers gave four deportees forced sedative injections, reports a Swedish Radio investigation found.
- Continuing higher level of operations in Baltic.
The military announced that they would end the hunt in the Stockholm archipelago and said they had “likely” detected a foreign intelligence operation underwater, in the form of at least one smaller underwater craft.
- Shopping centre re-opened.
A shopping centre in central Uppsala was evacuated after a bomb scare Thursday evening, but no explosives were found.
- Influential figure.
One of Gothenburg's most influential politicians, former Social Democrat Mayor Göran Johansson, has died. He was 69 years old.
- Iceland best Nordic side.
The Swedish men's football squad has fallen seven places on the monthly FIFA ranking of the world's national teams.