The five men who died after their car drove off a bridge in Södertälje on Saturday were British nationals and members and the manager of the pop-rock band Viola Beach.
One person was killed and three injured during a fight Saturday at an asylum accomodation in Ljusne, a small town on the east coast about 200 kilometers north of Stockholm. Police arrested one man on suspicion of murder and arrested several others in connection with the fight.
A team of Swedish researchers is working to find viable solutions to what some call the world's most dangerous dam, the Mosul Dam in northern Iraq. If it collapses millions of people could die.
The popular late-night talk show "Skavlan" is getting a reboot of sorts where instead of hearing from famous movers and shakers, a new host will interview mostly children.
After it was revealed that he had been reported to the police last week for financial crimes, Swedbank's ex-CEO Michael Wolf denied any wrongdoing and guessed that he himself was the whistleblower that Swedbank's Chairman Anders Sundstrom said alerted the board to problematic transactions.
After new information was revealed about surgeon Paolo Macchiarini and his research group, including the suspected manipulation of pictures used in two reports, the vice-chancellor of the prestigious Karolinska Institutet announced early Saturday morning that he would resign his post.
Saturday Prime Minister Stefan Löfven is scheduled to travel to Mumbai for two days to meet Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and to make an appearance at an industry conference called "Make it India." One professor says Löfven should use the opportunity to express concern over deteriorating human rights and religious intolerance in India.
One of Sweden's largest banks, Swedbank, has reported their ex-CEO Michael Wolf on suspicion of financial crimes to Finansinspektionen, Sweden's financial supervisory authority. Wolf, who was fired in a surprise move from the bank on Tuesday, has denied any wrongdoing and says the report is part of a "smear campaign."
Despite media speculation it is highly unlikely the discover of gravitational waves will result in a Nobel Prize this year, and the researchers may have to wait even longer, expert Gustav Källstrand told Radio Sweden.
Some of Russia's inhabitants have been blocked from accessing Swedish Radio's website since November, apparently because of an article published years ago, that Russian authorities have recently interpreted as having broken the law.
Following an announcement made in November, the government has now proposed its draft law aimed at to limit the number of people moving to Sweden.
Municipalities are placing young people in foster homes that do not provide for the children's basic needs, and in some cases, even place children in the homes of convicted criminals, Swedish Radio P4 Stockholm and the newspaper Svenska Dagbladet (SvD) both reported Friday.
A court is reviewing the cases of 14 men suspected of plotting an attack against asylum accommodation, and has started to order them detained.
A resident of the Stockholm area was arrested on suspicion of conspiring to commit terrorist crimes, the Swedish Security Service (Säpo) announced on their website Thursday.
The government wants to criminalise the act of stealing someone's identity and the act of ordering goods or services in someone else's name
In order to provide employment for immigrants and to plug holes in the Swedish labor force, the government announced plans to create a fast-track for newly-arrived teachers.
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In a homage to Sweden's influential music tradition, Swedish Music Hall of Fame has announced its nine inductees for 2016.
Sweden's central bank announced Thursday that it will lower the already record-low benchmark interest rate.
Youth unemployment has gone down rapidly in Sweden and is now down to 2009 levels.