Swedish authorities requested ASAP Rocky be detained for an alleged assault after deeming him high risk of escape.
Four other potential hosts earlier dropped out of the race with concerns over the size and cost of the event.
Voting begins on Monday
An explosion was reported in the Swedish capital of Stockholm in the early hours of Wednesday morning, injuried several people
One person was injured after a bus exploded in central Stockholm, Sweden, on Sunday
A Norwegian flight en route to Nice was forced to return to Stockholm on Thursday after a "bomb threat" was made against the flight
The Saudi lawyers who had asked peacefully for the observance of universal human rights and equality of women in Saudi society but were sentenced between 10 and 15 years in prison were awarded with the Right Livelihood Award in Stockholm.
Restored by two Scandic architecture practices and with interiors by New York's Joel Sanders, the National Museum has been buffed, plumped and re-animated.
A probe is continuing into the behaviour of police in Sweden after a man with Down syndrome was shot in Stockholm.
He is among the most innovative and versatile clarinetists of our time: Martin Fröst. He presented his new project "Retrotopia" in Stockholm, where he acts as a soloist and conductor.
A dozen people received medical assistance following blaze in Stockholm
A man died after picking up an explosive object outside an underground station in the Swedish capital, according to police
A series of rallies demanding equal rights for women have been held in cities across Sweden.
In the capital Stockholm, thousands took part in the
From Hitler to Suu Kyi, here's a look at the Nobel Peace Prize's controversial candidates and winners
A collector's view on Nordic design.
All the fun of the fair is a far cry for a young man who has seen hell on earth.
Syrian torture survivor Omar Alshogre arrived in Sweden during the
The number of radicalised Islamists in Sweden is now in the thousands, according to the country’s intelligence chief.
Anders Thornberg, head of
Manchester United and Ajax are in Stockholm for the Europa League final
Manchester United survived a late scare to draw at home to Celta Vigo and reach the Europa League final on Thursday.
Sweden has already stopped taking as many asylum seekers and has cut back on its generous support for them. But rising political pressure from the far-right, and last week's attack in Stockholm sugges
Stockholm truck attacker Rakhmat Akilov pleads guilty to acts of terrorism, prosecutor says the investigation is ongoing.
Sweden mourns those killed in truck attack
Stockholm comes together to mourn victims of truck attack
The CEO of the department store hit by a truck last Friday has apologised after proposing to sell smoke-damaged goods at knock-down prices.
Swedish police say the suspect held over Friday's lorry attack had been wanted for deportation.