Irish premier Leo Varadkar held a meeting with the king of Sweden as part of his State visit to Ireland.
Swedish prosecutors have submitted an application for a detention order against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
The 26 finalists of the Eurovision Song Contest have performed for the international juries in the hope of securing the coveted “douze points”.
Michael Rice has made his Eurovision Song Contest debut in Israel, representing the UK with a rousing rendition of Bigger Than Us.
The father of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has called on the Australian government to help his son and suggested he could be brought back to his home country.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said Julian Assange should answer questions about sexual allegations.
More than 70 Parliamentarians have signed a letter urging the Government to ensure Julian Assange faces Swedish authorities if they request his extradition.
Young drivers could face bills of up to £9,000 in their first year of driving, according to Admiral Insurance.
Banchory Stonehaven AC sprinter Alisha Rees is targeting a medal at this summer’s European under-23 track and field championships in Sweden.
Abba star Bjorn Ulvaeus has said his new show in London will provide an antidote to the “gloom” of Brexit.
A retired American scientist in his 90s who discovered how to hold objects with light is the major recipient of this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics.
Researchers from the United States and Japan have won the Nobel Prize in medicine for discoveries that help the body marshal its cellular troops to attack invading cancers.
An American and a Japanese scientist have jointly been awarded the Nobel Prize in medicine or physiology for their “landmark” breakthrough in the fight against cancer.
Swedish television presenter Ulrika Jonsson has pledged her loyalty to the England team when they take on Sweden in the World Cup quarter-final.
Works of art from Aberdeen will be exhibited in Sweden, Japan and Spain as part of a programme of international loans.
Council officers could accompany works of art on international loans.
The Arctic storm dubbed the “Beast from the East” has seen temperatures across much of Europe fall to their lowest level this winter and even brought a rare snowstorm to Rome.
A senior Aberdeen police officer who is embarking on a gruelling journey across the Arctic today said she is doing it to show “there is life after cancer”.
A contraceptive app has defended its technology after being linked to 37 unwanted pregnancies.
Visitors to a ski resort in Sweden witnessed a stunning natural phenomenon on Friday.
They may be man’s best friend, but a new study suggests dogs can do much more.
Two North-east brothers whose toy pirate ship sailed from Scotland to Scandinavia are hoping it will reach the Caribbean after being launched off Africa with the help of a tall ship.
A toy pirate ship sent out to sea by two North-east brothers has travelled hundreds of miles from Scotland to Scandinavia.
Some of the top Nordic Noir writers are heading for Aberdeen - including Sweden's "Queen of Crime".
Swedish style has arrived in Aberdeen, with the unveiling of a brand new IKEA store.
A British rock band and their manager have died after the car they were travelling in plunged more than 80ft into a canal in Sweden.