A shopping centre in central Uppsala was evacuated after a bomb scare Thursday evening, but no explosives were found.
One of Gothenburg's most influential politicians, former Social Democrat Mayor Göran Johansson, has died. He was 69 years old.
The Swedish men's football squad has fallen seven places on the monthly FIFA ranking of the world's national teams.
Swedish jets were scrambled on Tuesday to intercept a Russian spy plane which had flown first towards Denmark and then up towards Sweden.
The marriage of the Swedish royal family's second oldest child, Prince Carl Philip to his fiance Sofia Hellqvist has been scheduled for June 13, 2015, the Royal Court announced on Thursday.
- 23 oktober kl 15:03
Swedish aid workers who`ve gone to West Africa to help fight the Ebola epidemic have been the target of false rumours and even threats after returning home. Anders Tegnell, an epidemiologist at the Public Health Agency of Sweden, has heard from several aid workers who`ve been subjected to the stigmatising rumours. Reporter: Nathalie Rothschild.
Some Swedish aid workers have been hit by rumors they are bringing the deadly Ebola virus back to home and their families have endured threats telling them not to come to school or work.
- 23 oktober kl 12:47
Hallwylska House Museum
Vampires, werewolves and ghosts
Just in time for Halloween, the Hallwylska Museet is featuring a spooky exhibit on fear and superstition during the late 1800s and early 1900s.
In the wake of a naval hunt for a suspected foreign vessel in Swedish waters, the government's proposed budget called for a greater-than-expected defense allocation totaling SEK 4.16 billion for the next four years.
A group of Swedish pediatricians is warning parents to be careful about giving their children ibuprofen which can cause life-threatening brain and liver damage.
Large parts of northern Sweden will get an early taste of winter Thursday, reports news agency TT.
- 23 oktober kl 14:45
How will the budget affect Swedish pocketbooks
The government is proposing SEK 25 billion in additional spending next year to create more jobs and to boost Sweden`s welfare system. But how will all this affect the average Swede`s wallet? To help answer that question is economist Ingela Gabrielsson from the Swedish bank Nordea. Reporter: Nathalie Rothschild.
The government is proposing investments of more than SEK 25 billion in its first budget presented Thursday.
The acting party leader for the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats has threatened not to support the newly-elected government's budget proposal presented Thursday morning.
Heavy snow is forecast for parts of central Sweden overnight, with the Swedish weather service issuing a minor weather warning.
Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven lost a vote in parliament's EU affairs committee Wednesday, about which climate change targets he should push for in up-coming European Union negotiations, news agency TT reports.
A 24-year-old soccer player accused of bribery and match-fixing in the second-tier Swedish football league, Supperettan, was released today by a district court.
The congestion charge for motorists in Gothenburg may remain in force, to pay for major construction projects, despite a public vote against the tax.
- 22 oktober kl 11:35
Ekot reporter My Rohwedder on the military archipelago search
Out since earlier this morning, Swedish Radio News reporter My Rohwedder gives Radio Sweden an update on what`s happening with the naval search of Stockholm` archipelago. Reporter: Frank Radosevich.
The Swedish military announced that its search for an underwater vessel in the southern Stockholm archipelago had entered a "new phase" and would use fewer vessels.
The Swedish Police security and intelligence unit Säpo has increased its estimate of the number of Swedish citizens who have travelled to the Middle East to fight with jihadist groups in Syria and Iraq, and other countries.
The life sentence for the Knutby pastor, Helge Fossmo, convicted of murdering his wife and bank robbery, has been converted to a time-limited sentence which would give him the possibility for a conditional release as soon as 2020 when he will have served 16 years behind bars.
- (1:42 min)21 oktober kl 17:29
1022 svagare kronor ON
The Swedish krona has been falling relative to other currencies. That makes buying imported goods more expensive here but it also means goods manufactured in Sweden are more competitive worldwide. Reporter: Jonathan Ewing.
In February, Sweden's exports were down thanks to a strong currency and weak competitiveness on the trade market. But since the spring, the Swedish krona has been falling.