Malmö-based street artist Dan Park was assaulted in Copenhagen on New Year's Day, it has emerged.
Malmö-based street artist Dan Park was assaulted by six 'anti-fascists' in Copenhagen on New Year's Day.
American expat Irving Dunn, a former professor at Switzerland’s top university, says he has abandoned his bid to become a Swiss citizen after living in the country for 43 years.
Sweden's reputation as a country where people are fond of taking paid sick days is inaccurate, with most people reporting no days off work in a recent study, a rehabilitation science expert has argued.
Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka kickstarts preparations for the year's first Grand Slam with his now customary stop-over in Chennai, India to play in the ATP Chennai Open starting on Monday.
Beggars on the streets has become a feature of Sweden's cities in recent years, casting a shadow over the country's reputation as a welfare state. The phenomenon is however nothing new in an historical context, according to one established historian.
Behind the iron door of a ground floor flat in Madrid's working-class suburb of Vallecas around 30 people have gathered as Veronica Hidalgo announces she will be evicted from her home in 2015.
An argument over who had the right of way at a road junction ended with a 21-year-old man being stabbed to death in a Stockholm suburb on Saturday.
La Liga champions Atletico Madrid remained in the race to retain their title with a comfortable 3-1 win over Levante on Saturday thanks to two goals from Antoine Griezmann.
A controversial tax on the super-rich imposed by the government of French President Francois Hollande in a bid to boost the ailing economy is set to come to an end.
Once a flagship policy of French President Francois Hollande, the 75-percent "supertax" on top earners limps into its final weeks this month having sparked plenty of controversy but few economic results.
The crew of a Germany-bound transport ship that ran aground off the southern coast of England have now almost all been airlifted to safety, the British coastguard said Sunday.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is prepared to let Greece leave the eurozone if Greeks elect a government that jettisons the country's current austerity course, according to German media reports.
The mayor of a Paris suburb was accused Saturday of racism following his refusal to allow a Roma baby to be buried in the municipal cemetery.
The ruling Social Democrats and main opposition party Venstre are both out with new ad campaigns, but the PM's party denies it is gearing up for an election.
Roma beggars became a common sight in Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö in 2014. Now, growing numbers are making their way to the country's most northerly city Umeå, where temperatures regularly drop below -10C in winter. The Local's Editor Maddy Savage went to meet some of them.