An exhibition of graphic sex photos have caused a political row in a Swedish town.
Winds approaching storm force are expected to draw in over Sweden as an intense low pressure belt hits the south and west of the country on Thursday, according to meteorological agency SMHI.
Without masks or guns, a group of robbers attempted to steal millions of kronor from a Swedish bank by hijacking one of its computers, only to be foiled by an alert employee, police said on Wednesday.
Swedish vehicle giant Volvo plans to turn a new Indian manufacturing facility into a low-cost export hub to tap rising Asian demand for public bus transport, the company said on Wednesday.
Companies which lend money via SMS have been told by Sweden's consumer ombudsman to review the fees they charge borrowers. The ombudsman's order follows a ruling by the Swedish Market Court in which lender Mobillån Sverige was banned from charging fees that exceeded the cost of a loan.
Politicians in the German state of Hesse have still not formed a government due to disagreement between the parties. A coalition has yet to be formed along traditional lines and the CDU and SPD refuse to form a grand coalition emulating that of the federal government.
A church filled with Nazi symbols in the Berlin district of Mariendorf has gone public with its search for an investor. The protestant church, which was built between 1933 and 1935, has door arches adorned with images of SS officers, soldiers on the alter and Hitler youth as decoration, and is in need or renovation.
Controversial pentecostalist pastor Åke Green has been barred from membership in Sweden's largest sobriety movement as a result of his views on homosexuals.
Unions are threatening prolonged strikes at the Vattenfall headquarters in Berlin due to a conflict over wages. The unions IGBCE, who represents workers in the energy industry, and IG Metall, the industry union of metal workers, are demanding an 8 percent increase in wages, while Vattenfall is insisting on its offer of a 3.2 percent wage and a one time payment of 500 Euros.
Princess Lilian was recovering in hospital on Wednesday morning after suffering a bout of food poisoning.
Police have surrounded a house in Sollefteå in northern Sweden after a man was injured in a shooting incident on Wednesday morning.
Politicians in Stockholm and Linköping have accused the Chinese embassy of attempting to block a musical show set to hit Swedish shores this spring.
Thomas Östros has been elected new economic policy spokesman for the Social Democrats following a meeting of the party's parliamentary group on Tuesday.