A 78-year-old man suspected of murdering his 76-year-old wife in their apartment in Kristinehamn in August, was found dead on Saturday.
The Social Democrats and former party leader Håkan Juholt are in dispute over unpaid lawyer bills incurred in connection with the apartment rent scandal that preceded his fall from grace, according to a report in the Expressen daily.
Swedish wildlife experts have warned that cinnamon buns used by hunters to tempt wild boar out of the woods could lead to a serious caries problem.
A 19-year-old woman who was arrested in Sweden for being under the influence of drugs has been acquitted by a Swedish court after the woman claimed she had unknowingly ingested the drugs while in Denmark.
Kurt Beck says he doesn’t want to be the state premier of Rhineland Palatinate for health reasons – but some commentators question his reasons.
The pack of wolves that killed a zookeeper at the Kolmården animal park earlier this year had displayed aggressive behaviour toward zookeepers in the past, according to a newly discovered report which contradicts the zoo’s initial assessment of the attack.
There was triumph and near-triumph in the world of endurance sports on Saturday as one German athlete won a gruelling 245.3 kilometre ultra-marathon and another just missed out in an Olympic triathlon.
Carla Del Ponte, who on Friday was appointed to join a UN investigation into rights abuses in Syria, is a straight-talking and abrasive prosecutor with a knack for bringing war criminals to justice.
German ex-pats living in the United States complain bitterly about Americans’ views of Germans as a bratwurst and beer-loving people dressed in dirndls and Lederhosen, a new survey said on Saturday.
Next week the well-known discount chain Aldi will start selling more brand name products by introducing Coca-Cola drinks to its shelves – to be followed by skin care products from Nivea.
A German court on Friday refused to allow a Muslim student to skip swimming lessons after she said she was uncomfortable being so close to bare-chested boys.