The head of the health authority in Västernorrland says the extra money for maternity care in Sweden will not suffice to re-open the maternity ward in Sollefteå.
- Tisdag 28 mars kl 18.45
- Tisdag 28 mars kl 17.15
The government will allocate an extra SEK 500 million to maternity care in the spring budget. People protesting against the closure of the maternity ward in Sollefteå are hoping this means it can re-open. But there is no sign as yet that this will happen.
- Tisdag 28 mars kl 17.05
Bob Dylan, the world-renowned singer and songwriter, may forfeit his Nobel prize money.
- Tisdag 28 mars kl 15.13
Protests staged outside of parliament over hospital maternity unit closures in mostly rural Sweden, have revived painful memories for mother of three, Mari Moberg, who gave birth to her daughter in a car.
- Tisdag 28 mars kl 15.12
Swedish culture minister Alice Bah Kuhnke will no longer have responsibility for dealing with violent extremism following a widely criticised TV interview.
- Tisdag 28 mars kl 13.29
Swedish Radio's revelations that Turkey's government is trying to identify and track down supporters of the opposition Gülen Movement in Sweden has prompted foreign minister Margot Wallström to seek an explanation from the Turkish ambassador.
- Tisdag 28 mars kl 09.36
Turkey's government is trying to identify and track down supporters of the opposition Gülen Movement in Sweden, a recording obtained by Swedish Radio has shown.
- Måndag 27 mars kl 17.00
At an award ceremony for dairy farmers on Monday, the Minister for Public Administration talked of "unjust treatment" of Swedish farmers and "discrimination" against them.
- Måndag 27 mars kl 10.35
A senior civil servant in Sweden's finance ministry was closely involved in some of the questionable deals done by the scandal-hit pension fund Allra, it was reported on Monday.
- Måndag 27 mars kl 09.43
A 23-year-old soldier has been killed in northern Sweden after his armoured vehicle crashed through the ice during a military exercise.
- Fredag 24 mars kl 15.21
Mattias Karlsson, parliamentary leader of the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats, has warned that measures intended to counter Russian attempts to influence the 2018 election threaten to stifle political debate in Sweden.
- Fredag 24 mars kl 12.45Ombudsman: Some children said that they felt like they were in prison during the conversation.(1:16 min)
Children seeking asylum in Sweden receive inadequate support, according to a report by the Ombudsman for Children (BO).
- Fredag 24 mars kl 11.50
Sweden's embassy in Jordan is launching a probe into the black market for skipping ahead in the queue for residence applications, following an investigation by Swedish Radio and Swedish Television (SVT).
- Fredag 24 mars kl 09.00
Moderate Party Leader Anna Kinberg Batra is expected on Saturday to try to win back voters lost by her party's talks with the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats. A former Moderate supporter tells Radio Sweden she faces an uphill struggle.
- Torsdag 23 mars kl 19.25
Sweden’s language watchdog, the Institute of Language and Folklore, is to stop censuring Swedes’ use of the English “-s” plural, ruling that it has become common usage.