The country's biggest pest control firm says they've never seen so many rats as now with Stockholm worst affected.
- 27 november kl 13:58
What word is the Swedish language missing? What is your #mittord?
Swedish Radio in Gothenburg wants to know which words the Swedish language is missing, and they want you, the Radio Sweden listener to help them. Kris Boswell called project manager Ylva Lindvall to find out more. You can submit your own suggestions using the #mittord hastag on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook!
Do you live in Sweden, but have another mother tongue, and feel that there is a word or saying in that language that Swedish is lacking?
The four centre-right opposition parties walked out of a cross-party parliamentary meeting about pensions Thursday, after the Green Party was invited to take part, news agency TT reports.
- (6:13 min)27 november kl 14:14
Chef Danyel Couet: Swedish restaurants have teamwork and not bullying
The kitchen in a Michelin star restaurant is a stressful place. But some French chefs are speaking out against what they say is a culture of bullying and physical punishment. A top Swedish chef says Sweden has a different model, based on teamwork. Danyel Couet describes his own experiences in a French kitchen. Reporter: Loukas Christodoulou
The kitchens of French restaurants can be a stressful place but some chefs are speaking out against what they say is an outright culture of bullying.
Cloudy and misty conditions for much of southern and central Sweden today. Clearer in the north. Temperatures ranging between 5 degrees Celsius in the south, down to minus 10 in the very far north.
The sun rose over Stockholm Thursday at 8:11 AM, with sunset at 3:01 PM.
Temperatures (in Celsius) at noon:
- Kiruna: -4
- Stockholm: 4
- Malmö: 7
- Gothenburg: 4
Two new royal faces will take part in next month's Nobel festivities in Stockholm, tabloid Expressen reports.
The Swedish National Audit Office has once again criticized how the Swedish authorities manage development assistance, saying it is impossible to find out why specific organisations are given money, and if the money actually gets results.
Eat more fruit and vegetables, and no more than 500 grams of red meat a week. Those are among the new nutrition recommendations from Sweden's National Food Agency, which will come into effect next year.
A majority of Sweden's local mayors want Stockholm's Bromma Airport to stay open, according to newspaper Dagens Samhälle.
- 27 november kl 10:53
Secondary schools battle to attract new students
Right now, students are studying up on which secondary school they want to attend next year. And one way to help them make their decision is by attending Stockholm`s high school fair, where institutions, both public and private, try to attract new students. Reporter: George Wood.
In February next year Swedish ninth graders will be applying for the secondary school of their choice. There’s a lot of competition among the various schools to attract students.
- 27 november kl 12:00
Sjöstedt wants Alliance budget answers
Left Party leader Jonas Sjöstedt is demanding the four centre-right opposition parties say what they plan to do, should the minority red-green government`s budget fail to pass through parliament next week. Reporter: Loukas Christodoulou.
Left Party leader Jonas Sjöstedt is demanding the four centre-right opposition parties say what they plan to do, should the minority red-green government's budget fail to pass through parliament next week.
On a visit to Kiev, Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström has announced her government will provide another SEK 10 million in humanitarian aid to Ukraine. That’s in addition to the SEK 35 million promised by the previous Swedish government.
The National Agency for Education says there are ambiguities in Swedish law covering which children of EU citizens are allowed to go to school here. There’s a risk, the agency says, that children in Sweden for a short period are denied access to education.
Alarms go off at the public library in Skara if anyone tries to remove a book without checking it out, thanks to embedded chips. But now the system has caught someone trying to steal toilet paper.
The Svea Court of Appeals has ruled that Uppsala County Council must pay damages to the family of a dying hospital patient who was filmed in a TV reality program.
The Swedish west coast port of Gothenburg announced Wednesday that next year it will be putting on qualifying races for the 2017 America’s Cup.
Thick fog has led to severe delays to flights in and out of Stockholm Bromma Airport.
The gap in employment rates between university educated foreign-born workers and their Swedish-born counterparts has narrowed, Swedish Radio News Reports.
A ruling by Sweden's Supreme Administrative Court has sparked fears over foreign companies' access to Swedish citizens' personal data, Swedish Radio News reports.
A Swedish Television documentary alleges that the construction and maintenance contracts for the New Karolinska Solna University Hospital in Stockholm are the subject of aggressive tax planning, depriving the Swedish tax authorities of substantial sums of money.