Oslo police detonate ‘bomb-like device’
09 April 2017 | 3:00 pm
Norwegian police set off a controlled explosion of a "bomb-like device" in central Oslo and a suspect is being held in custody, as Sweden questions seven people over the deadly truck attack.
14 Nov 2020
Despite rising infection rates, Sweden is sticking to its relatively relaxed approach to managing the coronavirus pandemic. But not everyone in the country is pleased with this tactic.
20 Dec 2020
Sweden's pandemic response has been criticized both by Prime Minister Stefan Lofven and independent commission, but they disagree on who is to blame.
27 Dec 2020
It was the worst peacetime disaster at sea in European waters. Sweden wants to lift a diving ban to re-examine why the ship sank.
6 Mar 2021
Police have shot and arrested a young man after he attacked several people in southern Sweden with an ax.
20 Mar 2021
The list of European countries suspending the jab from the part-Swedish pharmaceutical giant is growing. Meanwhile, the WHO says lockdowns could be fatal for premature babies. Follow DW for the latest.
23 Mar 2021
Swedish football superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic returned to the national team five years after he quit international football. He spoke about his feelings at a news conference in Stockholm on Monday. "To play in the national team is the biggest thing you could do as a football player. And as I was following them, inside me I was feeling, I think I can help them, I think I can do something," said the legendary footballer.
18 Apr 2021
On a small boat nosing its way through the frozen waters of the Grebbestad archipelago on Sweden's west coast, Lotta Klemming scans the mist-covered rocks for the perfect spot to find a local delicacy. After years working in the fashion industry in Sweden, Klemming returned to her home village and took up the family business -- a trade she never saw herself working in -- diving for oysters to sell to restaurants in Gothenburg and Stockholm, finding not only a new livelihood but a sense of calm and fulfilment.
22 Apr 2021
Sweden is staying the course with its controversial coronavirus strategy. Teri Schultz posed tough questions to the man in charge in Stockholm.
9 May 2021
Led by top epidemiologist Anders Tegnell, Sweden has taken a different path to respond the COVID pandemic. That turned the country into an oasis of freedom. But as the number of coronavirus cases is rising, health authorities are urging people to follow safety measures.
15 Jun 2021
Fans react after Spain's opening Euro 2020 game against Sweden ended in a goalless draw in Seville.
17 Jun 2021
Spain were unable to break down a resolute Swedish defence playing out a 0-0 draw. Also in Group E, Slovakia stunned 10-man Poland whereas Scottish hearts were broken against the Czech Republic on Day 4 of the Euro.
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