Yemen

Yemen's warring sides must 'act now': UN envoy

The UN special envoy for Yemen urges government and Houthi representatives to work for the future of war-torn nation.

Yemen's warring sides gather in Sweden for peace talks

Yemen

Houthis: Only a political solution can end the war in Yemen

Abdul Malik al-Ajri says the rebels want a land, sea and air blockade on Yemen to be lifted at upcoming talks in Sweden.

Houthis: Only a political solution can end the war in Yemen

Opinion

How the Swedish left moved right

And what can be done about it.

Daniel Andersson

by Daniel Andersson

Daniel Andersson

Health

Mental illness will affect one in four people around the globe

On World Mental Health Day, Al Jazeera takes a look at Scandinavian countries, which report the happiest populations in the world, but still have high rates of depression and suicide.

United States

US economists awarded 2018 Nobel economics prize

William Nordhaus and Paul Romer are pioneers in adapting economic theory for environmental issues.

Economists Nordhaus, Romer awarded 2018 Nobel Prize

Europe

Man at centre of Nobel Literature scandal convicted of rape

Jean-Claude Arnault's jailing marks a turbulent year for Swedish academy which cancelled its literature prize this year.

Man at centre of Nobel Literature scandal convicted of rape

Europe

Denmark manhunt over 'kidnapping' shuts links to Sweden, Germany

Police in Copenhagen said they were looking for a Sweden-registered vehicle with three people on board.

Denmark manhunt over 'kidnapping' shuts links to Sweden, Germany

Europe

Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven loses no-confidence vote

Anti-immigration party backs centre-right opposition to remove country's leader out of office in hung parliament.

Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven loses no-confidence vote

Witness

Letters to a Serial Killer

Can a filmmaker learn who tried to kill her brother in Sweden by corresponding with a racist serial killer, Peter Mangs?

Sweden

Sweden faces political deadlock as far right gains

Ruling left-wing bloc moves to form alliance with centre-right bloc as anti-immigrant party emerges as a third force.

Sweden

Sweden polls: Left, right blocs level as far-right makes gains

Official results show tight race between leading political blocs as far-right party increases vote share.

Sweden

Sweden's far right poised for gains in heated polls

Opinion polls suggest far-right Sweden Democrats likely to make gains, which could complicate coalition talks.

Swedish election: Far right poised for gains in heated polls

The Far Right

A Somali super mum in Sweden

Life in the Stockholm suburb of Rinkeby seen through the eyes of a mother fighting to improve life for its residents.

Europe

Sweden: How will far right’s rise impact election?

The Scandinavian country has long had a reputation for welcoming refugees and asylum seekers, But now the anti-immigrant parties’ rise is shifting the political landscape.

Sweden: How will far right’s rise impact election?

Sweden

Five things to know about the Swedish election

The far right has drawn significant support ahead of polls, politicising issues such as migration and a rise in crime.

Refugees, crime, environment in spotlight as Swedes head to polls