‘Poisonous’ powder found in Gothenburg hostel after woman’s death

‘Poisonous’ powder found in Gothenburg hostel after woman’s death

A woman was found dead in a hostel in central Gothenburg on Thursday, and police found a suspected poisonous and explosive powder at the scene during the investigation.

IN STATS: The leading causes of death in Sweden last year

IN STATS: The leading causes of death in Sweden last year

‘Swedish death-cleaning is something we should all think about – and enjoy’

‘Swedish death-cleaning is something we should all think about – and enjoy’

Doctors warn of penis enlargement health risks after man dies in Swedish surgery

Doctors warn of penis enlargement health risks after man dies in Swedish surgery

More Swedes die alone – and with no money

More Swedes die alone – and with no money

Swedish skier dies in avalanche tragedy

Swedish skier dies in avalanche tragedy

Swedish man dies at Austrian rock festival

Swedish man dies at Austrian rock festival

World dying to know about Swedish death test

World dying to know about Swedish death test

Swedish nurse reported for patient ‘death wave’

Swedish nurse reported for patient ‘death wave’

Laconic Swede files ‘I’m dead’ obituary

Laconic Swede files ‘I’m dead’ obituary

Severed elk head found in local recycling bin

Severed elk head found in local recycling bin

Freak train accident leaves 48 reindeer dead

Freak train accident leaves 48 reindeer dead

Smoking blamed for 104 Swedish fire deaths

Smoking blamed for 104 Swedish fire deaths

Glass deathtrap kills flock of Swedish birds

Glass deathtrap kills flock of Swedish birds

Fatal workplace mishaps claim two lives

Fatal workplace mishaps claim two lives

Elderly woman leaps to death after care ‘refusal’

Elderly woman leaps to death after care ‘refusal’

‘I’m just a guy who got cancer, nothing else’

‘I’m just a guy who got cancer, nothing else’

Man held after Swede stabbed in Dutch town

Man held after Swede stabbed in Dutch town

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Harry Schein dies at 81

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Bureaucrats add to relatives’ grief

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Mortuary in child body mix-up

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Woman gets bill for her own funeral

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Body of man found in water identified

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Head of Swedish Security Service dies at 61

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Swedish actress Johanna Sällström dies

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Sweden could allow freeze-dried corpses

Alice Timander dies

Alice Timander dies

More Swedes choose burial over cremation

More Swedes choose burial over cremation

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Girl dies after falling from apartment in Eksjö

Death notices get cute’n’quirky in Sweden

Death notices get cute’n’quirky in Sweden

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One death in row house blaze

Officials investigate deportee’s torture death

Officials investigate deportee’s torture death

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Man dies after home nurse overdoses meds

Swedish climber in K2 death drama

Swedish climber in K2 death drama

K2 mountain drama over: 11 deaths

K2 mountain drama over: 11 deaths

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Missing woodcutter found dead

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Swedish town struggles to bury its dead

Impoverished parish deploys trailer to transport dead

Impoverished parish deploys trailer to transport dead

Woman killed by train

Woman killed by train

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Psychiatric restraint methods called into question

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Dead woman discovered in ditch in central Sweden

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Arrest in death of woman found in ditch

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Swedish woman receives own death certificate in the post

Court orders doc held over baby’s death

Court orders doc held over baby’s death

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Welfare board to investigate baby’s death

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Teenage footballer dies during match

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Snowmobilers’ deaths remain a mystery

Man’s body discovered near Uppsala

Man’s body discovered near Uppsala

Man dies following balcony crash

Man dies following balcony crash

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Oversized coffins complicate cremation

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Family father buried in wrong grave

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Police hid details of man’s fatal injuries

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Napping cat may have killed sleeping infant

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Hospital morgue wrestles with rotting corpses

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Swede dies after Malaysian jellyfish sting

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Teenager found dead in Stockholm shaft

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Gabriel, 13, died after Stockholm tunnel tour

Swedish scholar: ‘Jesus was not crucified’

Swedish scholar: ‘Jesus was not crucified’

Baby boom as Swedes go forth and procreate

Baby boom as Swedes go forth and procreate

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98-year-old reports doc over early death cert

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Boy accidentally shoots grandmother dead

Missing Swedish tourist found dead in San Diego

Missing Swedish tourist found dead in San Diego

Two killed in glacier accident on Kebnekaise

Two killed in glacier accident on Kebnekaise

Missing teen found dead in Gothenburg harbour

Missing teen found dead in Gothenburg harbour

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Man lay dead in his flat for more than a year

Swedish hunter shoots elk, mistakenly kills skier

Swedish hunter shoots elk, mistakenly kills skier

Bildt pays tribute to diplomat Holbrooke

Bildt pays tribute to diplomat Holbrooke

Two Swedes killed in Thailand in past week

Two Swedes killed in Thailand in past week

Swedish skier dies after 30-metre fall

Swedish skier dies after 30-metre fall

Swedish girl crushed to death in hospital bed

Swedish girl crushed to death in hospital bed

Swedish comedian dead after collapsing on stage

Swedish comedian dead after collapsing on stage

Dead foetus found at Stockholm metro station

Dead foetus found at Stockholm metro station

Swedish hunter falls to his death in New Zealand

Swedish hunter falls to his death in New Zealand

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Elderly man lay dead for over three years

Swedish ice racer dies after high-speed crash

Swedish ice racer dies after high-speed crash

Swedish king exhumed to solve grave mystery

Swedish king exhumed to solve grave mystery

Two Swedes among Paris fire victims

Two Swedes among Paris fire victims

Ignored ambulance call fatality ‘a tragedy’

Ignored ambulance call fatality ‘a tragedy’

Woman dies after dung pool plunge

Woman dies after dung pool plunge

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German man dead after falling into Swedish lake

Two anglers dead after archipelago mishap

Two anglers dead after archipelago mishap

Two Swedes die in India train crash

Two Swedes die in India train crash

Flats overrun by maggots from rotting corpse

Flats overrun by maggots from rotting corpse

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Worker dead after fall into vat of hot lye

Swedish artist plunges to his death in Germany

Swedish artist plunges to his death in Germany

Baby ‘euthanasia’ trial opens in Stockholm

Baby ‘euthanasia’ trial opens in Stockholm

Inmate beats female prison guard to death

Inmate beats female prison guard to death

Fatal beating an ‘execution’: prosecutor

Fatal beating an ‘execution’: prosecutor

Murder probe into death of missing 4-year-old

Murder probe into death of missing 4-year-old

Missing 4-year-old was murdered: police

Missing 4-year-old was murdered: police

Town reeling as police search continues

Town reeling as police search continues

Children questioned over 4-year-old’s death

Children questioned over 4-year-old’s death

Police seek ‘red car’ as murder probe continues

Police seek ‘red car’ as murder probe continues

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Woman brings dead baby to clinic in paper bag

Nationalists abandon ‘warrior king’ anniversary

Nationalists abandon ‘warrior king’ anniversary

Life sentence the ‘only option’: prosecutor

Life sentence the ‘only option’: prosecutor

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One dead in severe sailing accident

Addicts die after smoking pain-relief patches

Addicts die after smoking pain-relief patches

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Man dead in snowboarding accident

Police ’embarrassed’ by continued violence

Police ’embarrassed’ by continued violence

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Swedish tourist found dead in Morocco

Mum and baby died ‘due to illness’: police

Mum and baby died ‘due to illness’: police

Swede kills bouncer in Norway bar brawl

Swede kills bouncer in Norway bar brawl

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Woman held after two women found dead

20 parrots massacred: ‘It was no ferret’

20 parrots massacred: ‘It was no ferret’

Swedish rapper reported for Twitter death threat

Swedish rapper reported for Twitter death threat

Baby reindeer starving in Swedish mountains

Baby reindeer starving in Swedish mountains

Young Swede dies on paradise island

Young Swede dies on paradise island

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Tetra Pak heir held after wife found dead

Death of Tetra Pak heir’s wife a ‘mystery’: police

Death of Tetra Pak heir’s wife a ‘mystery’: police

Tetra Pak heir suspected of murdering wife

Tetra Pak heir suspected of murdering wife

Norway issues warrant for wanted Swede

Norway issues warrant for wanted Swede

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Swedish man stabbed to death in Taiwan

Swedish footballer dies after mid-match collapse

Swedish footballer dies after mid-match collapse

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Lack of hospital staff cited in patient deaths

Man jailed for 18 years after Malmö murder

Man jailed for 18 years after Malmö murder

Deaths shock upscale Stockholm district

Deaths shock upscale Stockholm district

Östermalm deaths likely murder-suicide: police

Östermalm deaths likely murder-suicide: police

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Missing man found dead in Gothenburg harbour

‘What about Sweden makes it feel so safe?’

‘What about Sweden makes it feel so safe?’

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Swedish man dies in French caving accident

Fake obit leaves ‘dead’ woman reeling

Fake obit leaves ‘dead’ woman reeling

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Stockholm cop dies after falling through ice

Missing Åland ferry passenger feared dead

Missing Åland ferry passenger feared dead

Nurse cleared over ambulance call death

Nurse cleared over ambulance call death

Dead man found frozen in lake ice near Stockholm

Dead man found frozen in lake ice near Stockholm

AIK goalkeeper found dead in Stockholm flat

AIK goalkeeper found dead in Stockholm flat

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Toddler dies after dad leaves him alone in car

Swedish boat accident clouds America’s Cup

Swedish boat accident clouds America’s Cup

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Swedish man dies after swallowing toothpick

Swedish-speaking host hit with death threats

Swedish-speaking host hit with death threats

Six die in Swedish Midsummer traffic

Six die in Swedish Midsummer traffic

Parents risk prosecution for child left in car

Parents risk prosecution for child left in car

Man dies in southern Sweden plane crash

Man dies in southern Sweden plane crash

Swedish man, 91, dead after lawnmower mishap

Swedish man, 91, dead after lawnmower mishap

Toddler car death father avoids jail sentence

Toddler car death father avoids jail sentence