The Queen, who celebrated her 73rd birthday on Thursday, was taken to the Karolinska University Hospital in Solna late last night.
Finland is to introduce a basic income for some citizens from next month, becoming the one of the first countries to adopt the policy.
IKEA, the leading Swedish home furnishings retailer, says "a tentative settlement" has been reached in the case involving three families in the United States whose children died after Ikea chests and dressers tipped over.
Golfer Henrik Stenson, who overcame American Phil Mickelson in a thrilling final-round duel to triumph in the British Open at Royal Troon in July, has won the Golf Writers’ Trophy for the second time in his career.
Politicians in Stockholm said the policy of “gender-equal” snow removal has failed after the weather brought Sweden’s capital to a standstill last week, with hospitals reporting a fourfold increase in broken bones.
More than four years after he took refuge in Ecuador's embassy in London, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will face questioning there on Nov. 14 over Sweden's allegations against him of sex crimes, including rape.
The Swedish government aims to produce all of its power from renewable energy sources by 2040.
On October 11, a fire broke out in a Shia prayer house in Malmö, Sweden's third largest and most multicultural city. Police believed that the fire was caused by Molotov cocktails which were thrown inside through broken windows. The event was largely overshadowed by the massive explosion that hit the Babel night club on October 10.
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said it's important to keep up the sanctions pressure over Ukraine, particularly because of Russia's annexation of Crimea.
Germany, Austria and Sweden said that emergency border checks inside Europe’s free-travel zone should remain in place after a mid-November expiry as the EU continues to argue over how to deal with an influx of refugees and migrants.