Pop opera sensation Malena Ernman claimed the Melodifestivalen 2009 title on Saturday night in a nail biting finish, earning the right to represent Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest finals in Moscow.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday she was optimistic about striking an agreement at next month’s G20 summit in London, despite signs of rifts between Europe and the United States.
Sweden's finance minister Anders Borg said on Saturday that he expects the current financial crisis to continue into 2010 with 'aftershocks' expected in 2011 and 2012.
As Winnenden prepares to bury the 15 people shot dead by Tim Kretschmer on Wednesday, further details have emerged about possible influences which led to the 17-year-old committing mass murder.
The nine Swedish cops in western Sweden that posed naked with a weapon at a party, posed nude on several more occasions, it has emerged.
Dieter Althaus, state premier of Thuringia, who is currently in hospital following a skiing accident in which a woman died, has been put at the top of his party’s list for the state election in August.
A 32-year-old woman in Halland in western Sweden has been banned from keeping animals after it was discovered that she was keeping a horse in the cellar of her house.
Ambulance personnel attending an emergency call to a sick child were appalled when their ambulance was stolen while they were busy on Friday.
Swedish bank SEB CEO Annika Falkengren on Saturday apologized to the bank's customers and employees after the outcry that followed a decision to hike executive pay.
European governments have come together to try to develop a rescue concept for Opel that would not be bound by national borders, it emerged on Friday night.
Police in Stockholm are searching for those responsible for a double murder on Södermalm on Friday evening.
Brazilian striker Grafite scored a hat-trick to help VfL Wolfsburg beat Schalke 04 4-3 on Friday to lift his side into second in the Bundesliga behind leaders Hertha Berlin.
A controversial campaign discounting belief in God started by British atheists is coming to Germany – ads on public buses will promote a happy life without religion.