After a sunny start to the autumn, Sweden's coastal regions are bring hit by heavy rainfall and strong winds.
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It`s the most popular fruit tree in Sweden. Almost every garden has one or more and to celebrate the autumn season and the launch of its new apple app, no not that one, the Nordiska Museum in Stockholm opened its doors to the public. Dave Russell reports...
It's the most popular fruit tree in Sweden. Almost every garden has one and to celebrate the autumn season and the launch of its new fruit apple app, the Nordiska Museum in Stockholm opened its doors to the public at the weekend.
The long-awaited lobster premiere begins on the west coast of Sweden at seven o'clock Monday morning and the coastguard is working flatout this weekend to stop poaching of the "Black Gold".
A Thunderstorm and heavy rain hit Stockholm on Sunday.Södermanland and Östergötland were also hit while there was snow overnight in the far north of the country.
Four people were taken to hospital early Sunday when their car collided with a tractor along a road in Älmhult, southern Sweden.
The former Social Democratic prime minister Göran Persson says that the Sweden Democrats' success in the general election is because his own party and the conservative Moderates have become too similar. "There is no other expression of protest," he says in a TV interview.
More Swedes chose to vote in this year's parliamentary election than in 2010.
Residents in northern Kiruna woke-up on Sunday to a snowy winter landscape after several centimetres of snow fell overnight.
The warm sunny September weather came to an abrubt end on Sunday with snow in the far north and thunder and rain in other parts.
- Stockholm: 16
- Malmö: 16
- Kiruna: 3
The sun rose over Stockholm at 6:29 am and sets at 6:51 pm.
Ten people were taken to hospital on Saturday after a fire at an apartment building in Jönköping.
The leader of the Left party, Jonas Sjöstedt, was self-critical when reflecting on the recent election campaign in an interview with Swedish Radio, Saturday. "We should have done better than we did."
- (13 min)20 september kl 16:15
James Bond Film festival in Stockholm
James Bond Film festival organiser Anders Frejdh
Sweden's biggest ever James Bond film festival is taking place this weekend with former Bond girls Kristina Wayborn and Mary Stävin among the former cast and crew attending.
A man who was badly burned at a Roma camp in southern Stockholm last month has died from his injuries, confirms Swedish Radio.
Feline fans in Stockholm are to get their own Internet Cat Video Festival as the event, which began in the States, hops over to Sweden next month.
The scorching Swedish summer smashed more than one record, as the rubbish mountain along the nation's coastline has grown bigger than ever. This weekend thousands of young volunteers will take part in the clean-up operation, reports news agency TT.
As Social Democrat leader Stefan Löfven tries to put together a stable government, almost half of voters questioned in a new poll want to see an end to block party politics.
There was another shooting incident in Gothenburg in the hours of Saturday, with a man in his 20s receiving treatment for a gunshot wound to the leg.
A man living in Karlskrona, in southeastern Sweden is suspected of murder in the city of Grozny in the Chechen Republic, Russia, according to Blekinge Läns Tidning online.
Stockholm lost its bid to help host the European Football Championship in 2020, and Karl-Erik Nilsson, chair of the Swedish Football Association, told Swedish Radio Sports News, "We are terribly disappointed."
Two people died when the car they were in collided with a train just outside of Fagersta in Västmanland, northwest of Stockholm, on Friday afternoon, reports news agency TT.
The accident happened at an unmanned railway crossing between Virsbo and Ängelsberg. According to the Swedish Transport Administration, none of the train passengers were hurt.