Man held in Sweden suspected of planning terror crimes

2015-11-20 08:38

Swedish security police say they have arrested a man suspected of planning terrorist-related crimes.

Sweden reinstates border checks

2015-11-12 17:00

Sweden has reinstated border controls in a bid to gain control over the massive influx of migrants arriving in the country, without blocking the steady flow of asylum seekers.

Swedish school reopens after deadly attack

2015-11-02 22:03

Several hundred students have returned to class under heightened security after a racially motivated attack claimed the lives of two people at their school in southwestern Sweden.

1 500 at funeral for Swedish school attack victim

2015-10-28 19:31

About 1 500 mourners have attended the funeral of a teacher's assistant hailed by students as a hero for trying to stop a racially motivated attack at a school in Sweden.

Sweden 'too cold' for migrants

2015-10-27 22:49

Migrants have been locked in a stand-off with Swedish authorities, saying the village where they're heading is "too cold" and isolated.

Swedish sword killer was Hitler fan

2015-10-23 19:21

The 21-year-old sword-wielding attacker who killed a teacher and a teenager at a Swedish school admired Hitler and had far-right sympathies, media reports reveal.

Two killed in sword attack on Sweden school

2015-10-22 16:50

A masked man brandishing a sword broke has killed two people in a school in Sweden and also seriously wounded two others.

Countries on slow path to reducing emissions

2015-10-20 19:59

Key countries are on their way to limiting greenhouse gas emissions, but the change is not happening fast enough.

Brazil committed to Gripens

2015-10-19 16:59

Brazil remains committed to purchasing 36 Gripens from Swedish defence contractor Saab, despite Brazil's deepening economic woes

WATCH: Kids TV show features dancing tampons

2015-10-15 11:05

A Swedish children's show is now launching a video of singing tampons to teach youngsters about menstruation.


Sweden sees no decline in migrants

2015-11-13 22:07

Swedish authorities say waves of asylum seekers are showing no signs of letting up, a day after the country introduced temporary border controls.

Planned refugee centre burned down in Sweden

2015-11-07 20:12

A planned refugee shelter has burned down in Sweden with police saying the fire may have been started deliberately, the latest in a string of suspected arson cases targeting a huge influx of migrants.

Swedish man loses bid to renounce fatherhood of in-vitro twins

2015-10-29 20:40

A Swedish man whose wife gave birth to twins after in vitro fertilisation treatment using donated eggs and sperm, has lost his bid to renounce legal fatherhood.

Sweden keeping location of refugee shelters secret

2015-10-28 17:32

The Swedish Migration Agency says it will no longer publish the addresses of new refugee reception centres after a rise in suspected arson attacks targeting such buildings.

Hundreds gather for vigil at Swedish school

2015-10-24 10:29

Hundreds of people gathered for a candlelight vigil in the schoolyard of the Kronan school where a day earlier a masked man with a sword and knife attacked students and teachers, killing two and seriously wounding two others.

Swedish police say school stabbing is a hate crime

2015-10-23 11:40

The stabbing attack at a school in western Sweden that left 3 people dead, including the assailant, is being investigated as a hate crime, police said.

Police shoot masked man after attack on Swedish school

2015-10-22 14:01

Swedish police say they have shot a masked man who attacked a school in southern Sweden, injuring at least one person.

Greenpeace bids to buy Vattenfall lignite mine

2015-10-20 16:14

Greenpeace has submitted a bid to buy a lignite mine in eastern Germany from Swedish power company Vattenfall.

Breastfeeding mom on Banting (LCHF) diet almost dies

2015-10-19 16:24

Swedish doctors saved the life of a 32-year-old nursing mother who suffered from ketoacidosis after being on a low carb, high fat (Banting) diet.

Sweden to close two more nuclear reactors

2015-10-14 17:12

Two ageing nuclear reactors at the Oskarshamn plant in southeastern Sweden will be decommissioned, the owner and operator OKG says.

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