Homelessness is often equated with mental illness and addiction but for a growing number of families with children in Malmö, it's about being unable to afford to have a roof over their heads.
- Flu vaccine shortage, prison overcrowding, homeless children, Christmas gift of the year2:16 min 2:16 minRadio Sweden Daily brings you a round-up of the main news in Sweden on November 20th 2018.
Sweden's Christmas gift of the year is a jumper or skirt that perhaps might have been under the Christmas tree as a present in festive seasons past only to return as a shirt or trousers in 2018.
The director-general of the prison and probation service is warning of the dangers of overcrowding in Sweden's prison system and is calling for the wider use of alternatives to imprisonment.
- Teenagers in suspected EU migrant murder, Russian spy infiltrates journalist course, Afghan deportation protests, Screen time / exercise app2:19 min 2:19 minRadio Sweden Daily brings you a round-up of the main news in Sweden on November 19th 2018.
A 16-year-old boy has been charged with murdering homeless Romanian man in Huskvarna, Jönköping, three months ago.
A course in Kalmar, funded by Swedish aid money to develop Russian journalists' investigative reporting skills to further democracy back home, was infiltrated by a Russian spy, reports Dagens Nyheter.
The Gothenburg indie rock group Broder Daniel is the focus of an English language documentary from two American filmmakers.
Too much screen time is a common complaint parents have about their kids. Radio Sweden heard how one mother responded by developing an app.
The Liberal Party received just 5.4 percent of the vote in September's elections, making it Sweden's seventh smallest party. And a new poll, out on Friday, shows them slipping lower.
- Liberals slip in polls, Brexit worries, moms say "enough" to gun violence, memorial service for Avicii2:10 min 2:10 minRadio Sweden Daily brings you a round-up of the main news in Sweden on November 16th 2018.
Theresa May's draft divorce deal with the European Union guarantees the rights of the estimated 30,000 UK nationals living in Sweden. But with the Brexit deal seemingly unlikely at present to pass the House of Commons, the ultimate outcome remains uncertain for everyone, including Brits living in Sweden, such as Julian Stubbs.
The mothers and other family members of gun violence victims are gathering in central Stockholm to say "enough".
On Friday evening, Hedvig Eleonora church in Stockholm will hold a memorial service for Tim Bergling, better known to his millions of fans around the world as Avicii.
The electoral rise of the Sweden Democrats was the most frequently reported upon topic in foreign media's coverage of the Swedish elections.