From icy adventures to laid-back skiing and cool design, Sweden is the perfect place for a wintry break. Kevin Rushby starts by skating on thick ice.
Maria Westerståhl chose Funäsfjällen ski area as an antidote to crowded resorts, but finds its downhill as enticing as its cross-country trails.
The future husband of Swedish Princess Madeleine has said he is "a little nervous" about the forthcoming Royal wedding.
Sweden and other Nordic states face more reforms, a lite version of austerity forced on many European nations.
The virulence of British media hostility towards the WikiLeaks founder is now unrelenting and has little to do with his rape case.
Three Swedes behind the so-called "teddy bear" stunt in Belarus have been called to appear before the Belarus KGB.
Julian Assange's decision to seek asylum in Ecuador is "a tragedy" for the women who have accused him of sexual assault in Sweden, says their lawyer.
Sweden's culture minister has been urged to resign over her role in an event supposedly highlighting female genital mutilation and racism.
The jailing of Swedish journalists in Ethiopia is forcing the two countries to reassess their past.
Sweden's heir to the throne, Crown Princess Victoria, has given birth to a baby girl, which could help restore the monarchy's battered popularity.
Doctors say there's "something special" about a case where a man survived spending two months snowed in his car with sub-zero temperatures outside.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is set to face seven Supreme Court judges when he appeals his extradition to Sweden over sexual assault allegations.
Up to five companies are keen to buy Saab, one of the bankrupt Swedish carmaker's three administrators said on Sunday.
Former British Open champion Louis Oosthuizen and Tjaart van der Walt were at the top of the leaderboard after three rounds of the Africa Open.
Sweden has sought the help of the US and European Union to secure the release of two of its journalists jailed in Somalia for supporting terrorism.
A panel of seven supreme court justices will hear Julian Assange's appeal against extradition to Sweden to face rape and sexual assault accusations.
Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, should be extradited to Sweden to face questioning over alleged sex crimes, London's high court has ruled.
Two Swedish journalists charged with terrorism in Ethiopia after being arrested in a battle between state troops and rebels will go on trial today.
Israeli scientist Daniel Shechtman won the Nobel Prize in chemistry for his discovery of quasicrystals, structures researchers thought was impossible.