Ulf Bengtsson, one of Sweden's three national auditors, will leave his post after he was confronted with unpublished media reports about his contacts and actions while in office.
The Stockholm region’s population is growing rapidly and more people choose cycling as a fast and reliable way of getting around. But this creates challenges as large numbers of cyclists navigate the yet unfinished infrastructure.
The three operations carried out by throat surgeon Paolo Macchiarini have damaged the public's confidence in Swedish clinical research, according to an external investigation ordered by the Karolinska University Hospital.
Sweden will replenish its foreign aid budget by SEK 6.4 billion this year, after the government used the budget in recent years to finance the nation's asylum reception and care system.
After widespread complaints, the Swedish government has agreed to postpone the introduction of a new compensation system for municipalities that take in unaccompanied migrant minors.
A Swedish mother faced being reported to social services for breastfeeding her two-year-old, but one expert says children should ideally be breastfed up to age five.
The final day for depositing invalid Swedish bank notes is approaching, but there is still plenty of old money in circulation, according to Sweden's central bank.
A risk analysis ahead of Pope Francis’ visit to Lund and Malmö in October shows significant challenges for Swedish police.
There will be partially cloudy skies and mostly dry weather in southern and central Sweden today, Tuesday. Rain is predicted for the northern mountain region and temperatures across the country should range from 10 degrees Celsius in the north to 20 degrees in the south.
Around half of 160 plastic products that are commonly found in Swedish homes contain dangerous or hazardous substances, according to a new report from the Swedish Chemicals Agency.
Around 200 people attended the funeral of an eight-year-old boy who died when a hand grenade was thrown into an apartment in Gothenburg, but a week after the incident police have yet to make any arrests.
If the UK leaves the EU as planned, then the European Medicines Agency will need to leave its current home of London. Sweden has shown interest in becoming the agency's new host, but so have other countries.
The government will review the Schools Inspectorate’s decision to greenlight gender-segregated gym classes at a Stockholm school, Minister for Education Gustav Fridolin tells Radio Sweden.
The Swedish Schools Inspectorate’s decision to allow a Muslim school to segregate boys and girls in gym classes may be reviewed after criticism from the main opposition parties and the government.
A police operation aimed at combating gang wars has had a positive impact in Södertälje, a town long marred by violent conflicts between criminal networks.
A researcher at the Swedish Institute of International Affairs says the Russian-German pipeline is a bad economic and political deal for Sweden.
Linda Wiking, the prosecutor for the Mölndal refugee housing case, has filed an appeal to have the man tried for murder.
The Stureplan killer Tommy Zethraeus' approval for early release has been overturned.
The Swedish government is working to stop former ministers from getting both a government pension and profits from a company.