How to register a death and arrange a funeral in France
France

How to register a death and arrange a funeral in France

There’s a third certainty in life in France, after death and taxes - and that’s bureaucracy. 

Body found in Oslo flat nine years after death
Norway

Body found in Oslo flat nine years after death

IN NUMBERS: Reasons to be optimistic about the coronavirus situation in Switzerland
Switzerland

IN NUMBERS: Reasons to be optimistic about the coronavirus situation in Switzerland

Italy’s fascinating All Souls’ Day traditions
Italy

Italy’s fascinating All Souls’ Day traditions

German experts see Russian link in deadly hospital cyber attack
Germany

German experts see Russian link in deadly hospital cyber attack

Manslaughter probe as patient dies after Düsseldorf hospital hacking attack
Germany

Manslaughter probe as patient dies after Düsseldorf hospital hacking attack

German police widen nursery ‘murder’ probe as other cases emerge
Germany

German police widen nursery ‘murder’ probe as other cases emerge

Poison gas kills two men in homemade sauna
Germany

Poison gas kills two men in homemade sauna

First wave of swine flu has probably passed
Germany

First wave of swine flu has probably passed

Death rate in Denmark ‘normal’ over last month: Statistics Denmark
Denmark

Death rate in Denmark ‘normal’ over last month: Statistics Denmark

Woman, 33, dies after being shot during police operation in Berlin
Germany

Woman, 33, dies after being shot during police operation in Berlin

Have Your Say: How safe do you feel in Germany’s train and underground stations?
Germany

Have Your Say: How safe do you feel in Germany’s train and underground stations?

‘More staff not cameras’: Death of man at Berlin U-Bahn station sparks calls for better security
Germany

‘More staff not cameras’: Death of man at Berlin U-Bahn station sparks calls for better security

Suspect accused of pushing boy under German train was on the run from Swiss police
Germany

Suspect accused of pushing boy under German train was on the run from Swiss police

Germans in Bavarian crossbow deaths shared passion for Middle Ages
Germany

Germans in Bavarian crossbow deaths shared passion for Middle Ages

Tenerife murder: German father suspected of killing wife and son faces judge

Tenerife murder: German father suspected of killing wife and son faces judge

Father arrested after German mother and son found dead in Tenerife
Germany

Father arrested after German mother and son found dead in Tenerife

Woman dies after storm sinks Lake Geneva tourist boat
Switzerland

Woman dies after storm sinks Lake Geneva tourist boat

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

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

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

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

Far-right march held after Köthen death as officials plead for no repeat of Chemnitz
Germany

Far-right march held after Köthen death as officials plead for no repeat of Chemnitz

Update: Bodies found of fruit pickers drowned in Elbe river
Germany

Update: Bodies found of fruit pickers drowned in Elbe river

Frankfurt Zoo denies safety fears after toddler dies in camel enclosure
Germany

Frankfurt Zoo denies safety fears after toddler dies in camel enclosure

10-month-old baby’s death linked to measles
Italy

10-month-old baby’s death linked to measles

Young woman dies after being run over by tractor at carnival parade
Germany

Young woman dies after being run over by tractor at carnival parade

100 people die in Germany each year due to risky sex practices
Germany

100 people die in Germany each year due to risky sex practices

Teenager found dead by Lake Neuchâtel, suspect arrested
Switzerland

Teenager found dead by Lake Neuchâtel, suspect arrested

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

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

Driver acquitted over killing of drunk man who lay on road
Switzerland

Driver acquitted over killing of drunk man who lay on road

Father charged for deaths of six teenagers poisoned in his garden hut
Germany

Father charged for deaths of six teenagers poisoned in his garden hut

Spanish mother crushed to death by hospital lift doors minutes after giving birth
Spain

Spanish mother crushed to death by hospital lift doors minutes after giving birth

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

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

US presidents hail Kohl as ‘one of the greatest’
Germany

US presidents hail Kohl as ‘one of the greatest’

Helmut Kohl, the giant who towered over European politics
Germany

Helmut Kohl, the giant who towered over European politics

More Swedes die alone – and with no money
Sweden

More Swedes die alone – and with no money

Funeral halted after corpse mix-up
Austria

Funeral halted after corpse mix-up

Rome man killed in wild boar-scooter collision
Italy

Rome man killed in wild boar-scooter collision

Munich woman lay dead in flat for two years before being found
Germany

Munich woman lay dead in flat for two years before being found

Two dead after motorway bridge collapses in Italy
Italy

Two dead after motorway bridge collapses in Italy

Scottish man killed by high-speed train in Vienna
Austria

Scottish man killed by high-speed train in Vienna

Avalanche victims ‘died of impact, not hypothermia’
Italy

Avalanche victims ‘died of impact, not hypothermia’

Germany’s population just hit a record high – so what does this mean?
Germany

Germany’s population just hit a record high – so what does this mean?

Venice to pay for funeral of migrant whose suicide was filmed by tourists
Italy

Venice to pay for funeral of migrant whose suicide was filmed by tourists

Stories of anguish and luck from a week of tragedies in central Italy
Italy

Stories of anguish and luck from a week of tragedies in central Italy

Tragic death inspires restaurant owner to serve meals to homeless
Austria

Tragic death inspires restaurant owner to serve meals to homeless

Six found dead in a house in central Denmark
Denmark

Six found dead in a house in central Denmark

Eight dead after freezing weekend in Italy
Italy

Eight dead after freezing weekend in Italy

British mountain climber dies after fall in Norway
Norway

British mountain climber dies after fall in Norway

Man dead after falling from Milan cathedral terrace
Italy

Man dead after falling from Milan cathedral terrace

Rostock man ‘still ate meals with dead brother’ for a month
Germany

Rostock man ‘still ate meals with dead brother’ for a month

Cyclist must pay $400,000 in damages after fatal accident
Switzerland

Cyclist must pay $400,000 in damages after fatal accident

Newborn dumped in Vienna airport bin dies
Austria

Newborn dumped in Vienna airport bin dies

Funeral halted after corpse mix-up in Naples
Italy

Funeral halted after corpse mix-up in Naples

Austrian in Halloween costume found dead in NYC
Austria

Austrian in Halloween costume found dead in NYC

Paperwork delay leads to fatal bridge collapse in Italy
Italy

Paperwork delay leads to fatal bridge collapse in Italy

‘Death must be Viennese’, and not just at Halloween
Austria

‘Death must be Viennese’, and not just at Halloween

Vatican tells Catholics not to scatter ashes of the dead
Italy

Vatican tells Catholics not to scatter ashes of the dead

Endangered Italian bear killed in suspected hit-and-run
Italy

Endangered Italian bear killed in suspected hit-and-run

Light aircraft crashes and catches fire in northern Italy, killing one
Italy

Light aircraft crashes and catches fire in northern Italy, killing one

Remains of ‘up to six bodies’ discovered in Sicilian cave
Italy

Remains of ‘up to six bodies’ discovered in Sicilian cave

Tax demand sent to dead Frenchwoman’s grave
France

Tax demand sent to dead Frenchwoman’s grave

Dominatrix convicted for customer’s strangulation death
Austria

Dominatrix convicted for customer’s strangulation death

Italian tourist trampled to death by elephant
Italy

Italian tourist trampled to death by elephant

Italian man ‘kept dead mum’s body in freezer for months’
Italy

Italian man ‘kept dead mum’s body in freezer for months’

Rescuers search for 15 still missing in Amatrice
Italy

Rescuers search for 15 still missing in Amatrice

Italy’s museums offer takings to restore quake-hit region
Italy

Italy’s museums offer takings to restore quake-hit region

Food the only comfort for Italy’s earthquake survivors
Italy

Food the only comfort for Italy’s earthquake survivors

In pics: Makeshift shelters house Italy’s quake survivors
Italy

In pics: Makeshift shelters house Italy’s quake survivors

Italy prepares to mourn earthquake dead
Italy

Italy prepares to mourn earthquake dead

Italy quake: Probe opens into building collapses
Italy

Italy quake: Probe opens into building collapses

Italy must do more to reduce earthquake risk: experts
Italy

Italy must do more to reduce earthquake risk: experts

Italy earthquake death toll revised down to 241
Italy

Italy earthquake death toll revised down to 241

‘We only heard their cats’: quake sorrow of Italian village
Italy

‘We only heard their cats’: quake sorrow of Italian village

As it happened: Italy earthquake death toll rises to 247
Italy

As it happened: Italy earthquake death toll rises to 247

German becomes latest hiker to die in Tyrol
Austria

German becomes latest hiker to die in Tyrol

Deadly weekend for extreme sports in the French Alps
France

Deadly weekend for extreme sports in the French Alps

Man dies in ‘unexplained’ Swiss luge accident
Switzerland

Man dies in ‘unexplained’ Swiss luge accident

Munich gunman was far-right racist: media reports
Germany

Munich gunman was far-right racist: media reports

Swedish skier dies in avalanche tragedy
Sweden

Swedish skier dies in avalanche tragedy

3,000 evacuated, one fireman dead in French campsite fire
France

3,000 evacuated, one fireman dead in French campsite fire

Autopsy finds Italian victims of Dhaka attack were tortured
Italy

Autopsy finds Italian victims of Dhaka attack were tortured

Shock birthday party attack at campsite leaves one dead
Germany

Shock birthday party attack at campsite leaves one dead

Music fan dies after Copenhagen concert fall
Denmark

Music fan dies after Copenhagen concert fall

Swedish man dies at Austrian rock festival
Sweden

Swedish man dies at Austrian rock festival

Three children are killed every week in Germany
Germany

Three children are killed every week in Germany

Italian man killed in front of family by swarm of bees
Italy

Italian man killed in front of family by swarm of bees

Frenchwoman killed closing window shutters in storm
France

Frenchwoman killed closing window shutters in storm

French parents held after girl found in ‘unspeakable’ state
France

French parents held after girl found in ‘unspeakable’ state

Spanish woman lay dead in cinema for a whole week
Spain

Spanish woman lay dead in cinema for a whole week

Family of man ‘too big for tomb’ warn overweight French
France

Family of man ‘too big for tomb’ warn overweight French

Italian man jailed for slowly killing noisy dog with nuts
Italy

Italian man jailed for slowly killing noisy dog with nuts

One dead in explosion at popular Rome bar
Italy

One dead in explosion at popular Rome bar

Former Italy coach Cesare Maldini dies at 84
Italy

Former Italy coach Cesare Maldini dies at 84

One German killed in deadly Spain bus crash
Germany

One German killed in deadly Spain bus crash

Environment behind 1/4 of deaths globally: WHO
Switzerland

Environment behind 1/4 of deaths globally: WHO

‘It was unspeakably beautiful’: Dortmund tribute to dead fan
Germany

‘It was unspeakably beautiful’: Dortmund tribute to dead fan

EU demands Egypt cooperate on death of Italian student
Italy

EU demands Egypt cooperate on death of Italian student

Swiss study reveals mortality ‘röstigraben’
Switzerland

Swiss study reveals mortality ‘röstigraben’

Two dead and thousands lose power in Spain snow storms
Spain

Two dead and thousands lose power in Spain snow storms

Survivors torn by Eagles of Death Metal Paris gig
France

Survivors torn by Eagles of Death Metal Paris gig

France rolls out fake speed cameras (but where are they?)
France

France rolls out fake speed cameras (but where are they?)

All missing accounted for in Bavaria crash
Germany

All missing accounted for in Bavaria crash

Raffaele Sollecito creates a social network for the dead
Italy

Raffaele Sollecito creates a social network for the dead

Four probed after Italian actor hanged during live show
Italy

Four probed after Italian actor hanged during live show

Two skiers die in head-on collision in German Alps
Germany

Two skiers die in head-on collision in German Alps

Loren leads stars in tributes to late Italian director
Italy

Loren leads stars in tributes to late Italian director

‘Grand master’ of Italian film Ettore Scola dies at 84
Italy

‘Grand master’ of Italian film Ettore Scola dies at 84

Italians petition God to ‘bring back David Bowie’
Italy

Italians petition God to ‘bring back David Bowie’

US couple appear in Spanish court after living with dead son’s body
Spain

US couple appear in Spanish court after living with dead son’s body

American couple arrested in Spain after son is found dead in their flat
Spain

American couple arrested in Spain after son is found dead in their flat

Norway mum charged for teen’s starving death
Norway

Norway mum charged for teen’s starving death

Former Ivory Coast player found dead
Germany

Former Ivory Coast player found dead

Italy pensioner dies in biscuit hunting accident
Italy

Italy pensioner dies in biscuit hunting accident

German police drive over and kill pedestrian
Germany

German police drive over and kill pedestrian

Italy’s shadowy masonic leader dies aged 96
Italy

Italy’s shadowy masonic leader dies aged 96

Frenchman in fatal fall training for Santa role
France

Frenchman in fatal fall training for Santa role

Woman’s attempted suicide jump kills pensioner seated on bench
Spain

Woman’s attempted suicide jump kills pensioner seated on bench

Woman ‘killed’ by Italy’s burdensome red tape
Italy

Woman ‘killed’ by Italy’s burdensome red tape

French pensioner found dead, leg eaten by dog
France

French pensioner found dead, leg eaten by dog

Man dies after attempting backflip in French club
France

Man dies after attempting backflip in French club

Germany bids farewell to oldest former Chancellor
Germany

Germany bids farewell to oldest former Chancellor

Norway vets stumped by mystery reindeer deaths
Norway

Norway vets stumped by mystery reindeer deaths

Italian farmer killed by hormonal pet deer
Italy

Italian farmer killed by hormonal pet deer

Dying for a coffee? Then head to Bologna
Italy

Dying for a coffee? Then head to Bologna

Italian pensioner fakes death ‘for a laugh’
Italy

Italian pensioner fakes death ‘for a laugh’

Brothers drown in canoe tragedy on French river
France

Brothers drown in canoe tragedy on French river

German killed by train in Italy in bid to save dog

German killed by train in Italy in bid to save dog

Man dies after fall at music festival in Paris
France

Man dies after fall at music festival in Paris

Two killed during historical re-enactment
Italy

Two killed during historical re-enactment

UK police probe death of Italian restaurant owner
Italy

UK police probe death of Italian restaurant owner

Italian base jumper dies in Swiss Alps
Italy

Italian base jumper dies in Swiss Alps

Reporters threatened over mafia boss’s funeral
Italy

Reporters threatened over mafia boss’s funeral

Courgette stew kills pensioner in Heidelberg
Germany

Courgette stew kills pensioner in Heidelberg

Korean teenager drowns by Avignon bridge
France

Korean teenager drowns by Avignon bridge

Danish nurse suspected in up to ten deaths
Denmark

Danish nurse suspected in up to ten deaths

Briton drowns in France after ‘hit by giant wave’
France

Briton drowns in France after ‘hit by giant wave’

French hikers die in US desert, son survives
France

French hikers die in US desert, son survives

Two dead from ‘mad cow’ disease in Lecce
Italy

Two dead from ‘mad cow’ disease in Lecce

Dad who leapt from bridge with kids named
Germany

Dad who leapt from bridge with kids named

Forest tragedy as best man kills groom-to-be
Germany

Forest tragedy as best man kills groom-to-be

The 1,000s of Germans massacred after WWII
Germany

The 1,000s of Germans massacred after WWII

Fireworks factory blast death toll rises to ten
Italy

Fireworks factory blast death toll rises to ten

Doctor on trial after woman wakes in morgue
Germany

Doctor on trial after woman wakes in morgue

Road deaths drop to lowest level in 70 years
Switzerland

Road deaths drop to lowest level in 70 years

Autopsy confirms heat killed girl left in car
Switzerland

Autopsy confirms heat killed girl left in car

Miss Farewell: the beauty contest to die for
Germany

Miss Farewell: the beauty contest to die for

Lucerne school prof sets himself on fire and dies
Switzerland

Lucerne school prof sets himself on fire and dies

Equestrian dies after being thrown from horse
Switzerland

Equestrian dies after being thrown from horse

Man dies after cleaning fluid served as wine
Spain

Man dies after cleaning fluid served as wine

Hanover man shoots 18-year-old burglar dead
Germany

Hanover man shoots 18-year-old burglar dead

Baby dies after ‘stressed dad forgets him in car’
France

Baby dies after ‘stressed dad forgets him in car’

Former All Blacks star dies in French car crash
France

Former All Blacks star dies in French car crash

World dying to know about Swedish death test
Sweden

World dying to know about Swedish death test

Body of 22-year-old German found by Tiber
Italy

Body of 22-year-old German found by Tiber

French child crushed to death under hay bale
France

French child crushed to death under hay bale

Man’s body found at home 7 years after death
Italy

Man’s body found at home 7 years after death

Family dog kills three-year-old girl
Italy

Family dog kills three-year-old girl

Family’s ten-year quest for truth about dead son
Germany

Family’s ten-year quest for truth about dead son

Paris couple found in flat with throats slit
France

Paris couple found in flat with throats slit

Elderly woman dies in Valais apartment fire
Switzerland

Elderly woman dies in Valais apartment fire

Jail sought over German tourist gondola death
Italy

Jail sought over German tourist gondola death

Gunman who killed four people ‘known to police’
Switzerland

Gunman who killed four people ‘known to police’

Austrian climber dies in fall from Matterhorn
Austria

Austrian climber dies in fall from Matterhorn

Afghan pupil stabbed to death in German school
Germany

Afghan pupil stabbed to death in German school

Toddler dies after pushchair hit by train
Austria

Toddler dies after pushchair hit by train

Body of British man washed up on Riviera
France

Body of British man washed up on Riviera

Seven-year-old boy dies in Italian mountains
Italy

Seven-year-old boy dies in Italian mountains

Spectator killed in Nürburgring crash
Germany

Spectator killed in Nürburgring crash

Irishman’s dead wife found ‘soaked in blood’
Switzerland

Irishman’s dead wife found ‘soaked in blood’

Man dies saving blind dog in Italy
Italy

Man dies saving blind dog in Italy

Hospital worker charged in ‘mysterious deaths’
Denmark

Hospital worker charged in ‘mysterious deaths’

Vienna cafes set to raise price of coffee
Austria

Vienna cafes set to raise price of coffee

Woman jailed over ‘mysterious’ deaths
Denmark

Woman jailed over ‘mysterious’ deaths

Baby dies in ambulance as hospitals are full
Italy

Baby dies in ambulance as hospitals are full

Health insurer wrongly claims woman dead
Germany

Health insurer wrongly claims woman dead

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Spain

Road deaths in January reach three-year high

At least 27 likely to have died in ferry fire
Italy

At least 27 likely to have died in ferry fire

Daughter and grandson admit killing senior
Switzerland

Daughter and grandson admit killing senior

Blaze-hit ferry death toll rises to eight
Italy

Blaze-hit ferry death toll rises to eight

Obituary for Udo Jürgens
Austria

Obituary for Udo Jürgens

Austrian entertainer Udo Jürgens dead at 80
Austria

Austrian entertainer Udo Jürgens dead at 80

Man shot and killed by Danish police
Denmark

Man shot and killed by Danish police

Facing up to death over coffee and cake
Austria

Facing up to death over coffee and cake

Gerontologist braces for his big freeze
Germany

Gerontologist braces for his big freeze

Woman slept next to mother’s body for 5 years
Germany

Woman slept next to mother’s body for 5 years

Sailor dies in Danube ship accident
Austria

Sailor dies in Danube ship accident

Kidnapped German ‘rescued’ in Nigeria
Germany

Kidnapped German ‘rescued’ in Nigeria

Funeral museum rises from the dead
Austria

Funeral museum rises from the dead

Frenchman dies after taking 56 shots of booze
France

Frenchman dies after taking 56 shots of booze

Man kills ex-girlfriend, mother and himself
Germany

Man kills ex-girlfriend, mother and himself

One German killed, one abducted in Nigeria
Germany

One German killed, one abducted in Nigeria

Expat’s family battles for answers four years on
Germany

Expat’s family battles for answers four years on

German dies after trying to take ravine photos
Germany

German dies after trying to take ravine photos

Pantani was ‘scared’ to win 1999 Giro: mother
Italy

Pantani was ‘scared’ to win 1999 Giro: mother

Gondola crash victim’s family want €6 million
Italy

Gondola crash victim’s family want €6 million

Copenhagen tourist’s death still hard on family
Denmark

Copenhagen tourist’s death still hard on family

Study offers evidence of life after death
Austria

Study offers evidence of life after death

Munich man wakes up next to dead partner
Germany

Munich man wakes up next to dead partner

Wife kills husband after coming to his aid
France

Wife kills husband after coming to his aid

Murder probed after Lake Lucerne body found
Switzerland

Murder probed after Lake Lucerne body found

French crook fakes his funeral to escape cops
France

French crook fakes his funeral to escape cops

Police find two dead babies in station locker
Germany

Police find two dead babies in station locker

German hiker dies in Vorarlberg
Austria

German hiker dies in Vorarlberg

Climber, 77, falls 80 metres to his death
Germany

Climber, 77, falls 80 metres to his death

Mushroom pickers find human skull
Germany

Mushroom pickers find human skull

Woman dies in 200-metre Valais mountain fall
Switzerland

Woman dies in 200-metre Valais mountain fall

Muslim councillor flees Italy over death threats
Italy

Muslim councillor flees Italy over death threats

German tourist falls to death in Italian Alps
Italy

German tourist falls to death in Italian Alps

Murder suspect commits suicide in Valais jail
Switzerland

Murder suspect commits suicide in Valais jail

Child dies on amusement park ride
Germany

Child dies on amusement park ride

Mont Blanc: Sixth French climber found dead
France

Mont Blanc: Sixth French climber found dead

National Council president Prammer dead
Austria

National Council president Prammer dead

Father killed in ‘cold water challenge’
Germany

Father killed in ‘cold water challenge’

German siblings killed by drunk driver in Austria
Germany

German siblings killed by drunk driver in Austria

Swedish nurse reported for patient ‘death wave’
Sweden

Swedish nurse reported for patient ‘death wave’

Manhunt on for police officer’s killer
Germany

Manhunt on for police officer’s killer

Man found dead on Italian train with €30,000
Italy

Man found dead on Italian train with €30,000

At least 18 swimmers die during heatwave
Germany

At least 18 swimmers die during heatwave

Mum killed by own car as toddler played with wheel
France

Mum killed by own car as toddler played with wheel

Austrian poker player wins half a million dollars
Austria

Austrian poker player wins half a million dollars

Swiss woman dies from ‘fall’ in Italian Alps
Switzerland

Swiss woman dies from ‘fall’ in Italian Alps

Ending the cycle of life… on a tricycle
Denmark

Ending the cycle of life… on a tricycle

Storms cause death, floods and flight delays
Germany

Storms cause death, floods and flight delays

Freak train crash sees driver killed by own car
Spain

Freak train crash sees driver killed by own car

Sales agent jailed for cooking man’s head
Germany

Sales agent jailed for cooking man’s head

Cleaner falls in giant meat grinder and dies
Germany

Cleaner falls in giant meat grinder and dies

Fingerprints ID knife-wielder as Irish ex-con
Germany

Fingerprints ID knife-wielder as Irish ex-con

‘My son’s ashes never arrived from Germany’
Germany

‘My son’s ashes never arrived from Germany’

German rider, 25, dies after fall
Germany

German rider, 25, dies after fall

Court: Dead workers have right to holidays
Germany

Court: Dead workers have right to holidays

Storms kill six people and disrupt travel
Germany

Storms kill six people and disrupt travel

Entire family almost wiped out in car crash
Germany

Entire family almost wiped out in car crash

Russian killed over ‘drug dealing grudge’
Italy

Russian killed over ‘drug dealing grudge’

Brit with amnesia found dead in Spain
Spain

Brit with amnesia found dead in Spain

Italian man crushed to death by giant crucifix
Italy

Italian man crushed to death by giant crucifix

Woman decomposed on bathroom floor
Germany

Woman decomposed on bathroom floor

Student jumps to death from university building
Italy

Student jumps to death from university building

Laconic Swede files ‘I’m dead’ obituary
Sweden

Laconic Swede files ‘I’m dead’ obituary

France sees worrying rise in uninsured drivers
France

France sees worrying rise in uninsured drivers

Mystery deepens over boy’s death in Rome
Italy

Mystery deepens over boy’s death in Rome

Skydiver dies in record breaking attempt
Germany

Skydiver dies in record breaking attempt

Three killed as car ploughs into truck
Germany

Three killed as car ploughs into truck

Cemetery creates first lesbian-only burial area
Germany

Cemetery creates first lesbian-only burial area

Two married couples die in canal car crash
Germany

Two married couples die in canal car crash

Swiss woman’s burnt body found in Italy
Switzerland

Swiss woman’s burnt body found in Italy

Michael Jackson: Fans awarded €1 over death
France

Michael Jackson: Fans awarded €1 over death

Spain’s suicide rate highest in eight years
Spain

Spain’s suicide rate highest in eight years

Mafia toxic waste protester dies of cancer
Italy

Mafia toxic waste protester dies of cancer

Severed elk head found in local recycling bin
Sweden

Severed elk head found in local recycling bin

Freak train accident leaves 48 reindeer dead
Sweden

Freak train accident leaves 48 reindeer dead

Smoking blamed for 104 Swedish fire deaths
Sweden

Smoking blamed for 104 Swedish fire deaths

Three sauna deaths linked to alcohol
Germany

Three sauna deaths linked to alcohol

Italian man turns son’s remains into a diamond
Italy

Italian man turns son’s remains into a diamond

Funeral director hoards 67 urns in room
Germany

Funeral director hoards 67 urns in room

Man burns to death in attempt to steal copper
Italy

Man burns to death in attempt to steal copper

Three men die in sauna after Christmas party
Germany

Three men die in sauna after Christmas party

News of lawyer’s death ‘greatly exaggerated’
Germany

News of lawyer’s death ‘greatly exaggerated’

Glass deathtrap kills flock of Swedish birds
Sweden

Glass deathtrap kills flock of Swedish birds

Man kills 90-year-old then ‘cooks heart and tongue’
France

Man kills 90-year-old then ‘cooks heart and tongue’

Researchers find 138th Berlin Wall victim
Germany

Researchers find 138th Berlin Wall victim

Fatal workplace mishaps claim two lives
Sweden

Fatal workplace mishaps claim two lives

Cyclist gored to death by fighting bull
Germany

Cyclist gored to death by fighting bull

Elderly woman leaps to death after care ‘refusal’
Sweden

Elderly woman leaps to death after care ‘refusal’

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

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

Man held after Swede stabbed in Dutch town
Sweden

Man held after Swede stabbed in Dutch town

Woman slept next to dead mum for months
Germany

Woman slept next to dead mum for months

Afghan bombing victims sue German government
Germany

Afghan bombing victims sue German government

Half of Germans prefer suicide to nursing care
Germany

Half of Germans prefer suicide to nursing care

It’s your funeral – burial culture changes
Germany

It’s your funeral – burial culture changes

Zoo chief threatened after shooting attack tiger
Germany

Zoo chief threatened after shooting attack tiger

Germany probes drone killing in Pakistan
Germany

Germany probes drone killing in Pakistan

Widow granted pension after 19-day marriage
Germany

Widow granted pension after 19-day marriage

Son jailed for three years for ‘mercy-killing’ mum
Germany

Son jailed for three years for ‘mercy-killing’ mum

No widow’s pension for suicide pact survivor
Germany

No widow’s pension for suicide pact survivor

Man kills girlfriend’s Pekingese with cleaver
Germany

Man kills girlfriend’s Pekingese with cleaver

Designer of iconic Porsche 911 dies
Germany

Designer of iconic Porsche 911 dies

Doctors regain right to decide on suicide aid
Germany

Doctors regain right to decide on suicide aid

Chemical blast claims second victim
Germany

Chemical blast claims second victim

Fewer drugs deaths but more crystal meth
Germany

Fewer drugs deaths but more crystal meth

Neighbours want fence to hide new hospice
Germany

Neighbours want fence to hide new hospice

Compassion needed for homeless out in cold
Germany

Compassion needed for homeless out in cold

Man kills himself with illegal firework
Germany

Man kills himself with illegal firework

Widow loses pension after 17-day marriage
Germany

Widow loses pension after 17-day marriage

Pet death services cater to grieving owners
Germany

Pet death services cater to grieving owners

Discount undertakers hide real funeral costs
Germany

Discount undertakers hide real funeral costs

War crimes witness found dead in Germany
Germany

War crimes witness found dead in Germany

Soldier denies killing comrade in prank
Germany

Soldier denies killing comrade in prank

Relatives of Kunduz bomb victims to sue
Germany

Relatives of Kunduz bomb victims to sue

E. coli fear grips Hamburg hospitals
Germany

E. coli fear grips Hamburg hospitals

Autopsy searches for clues to Knut’s untimely demise
Germany

Autopsy searches for clues to Knut’s untimely demise

Polar bear’s death brings tears and criticism
Germany

Polar bear’s death brings tears and criticism

‘Win your own funeral’ contest legal, court rules
Germany

‘Win your own funeral’ contest legal, court rules

Academy for undertakers offers ‘recession-proof’ job training
Germany

Academy for undertakers offers ‘recession-proof’ job training

Grave of ‘Nosferatu’ discovered
Germany

Grave of ‘Nosferatu’ discovered

German aid worker killed in Afghanistan
Germany

German aid worker killed in Afghanistan

Crematorium probe exposes harvesting corpses for gold teeth
Germany

Crematorium probe exposes harvesting corpses for gold teeth

Cemetery offers luxury graves at bargain prices to encourage restoration
Germany

Cemetery offers luxury graves at bargain prices to encourage restoration

Policeman killed in Karlsruhe tram collision
Germany

Policeman killed in Karlsruhe tram collision

Bundeswehr probes claims that teen girl was killed in shootout
Germany

Bundeswehr probes claims that teen girl was killed in shootout

Discounting death
Germany

Discounting death

Family refuses to claim ‘lonely corpse’ in Austria
Germany

Family refuses to claim ‘lonely corpse’ in Austria

Cemetery gardeners launch new image campaign
Germany

Cemetery gardeners launch new image campaign

Exhibition with corpses having sex riles Berlin
Germany

Exhibition with corpses having sex riles Berlin

Man dies in Bonn porn video booth
Germany

Man dies in Bonn porn video booth

Dead man found in Aalen flat one year later
Germany

Dead man found in Aalen flat one year later

Hamburg offers fans team graveyard plots
Germany

Hamburg offers fans team graveyard plots

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Germany

Three Germans die in French rafting accident

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Sweden

Harry Schein dies at 81

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Sweden

Bureaucrats add to relatives’ grief

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Sweden

Mortuary in child body mix-up

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Sweden

Woman gets bill for her own funeral

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Sweden

Body of man found in water identified

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Sweden

Head of Swedish Security Service dies at 61

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Sweden

Swedish actress Johanna Sällström dies

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Sweden

Sweden could allow freeze-dried corpses

Alice Timander dies
Sweden

Alice Timander dies

More Swedes choose burial over cremation
Sweden

More Swedes choose burial over cremation

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Sweden

Girl dies after falling from apartment in Eksjö

Death notices get cute’n’quirky in Sweden
Sweden

Death notices get cute’n’quirky in Sweden

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Sweden

One death in row house blaze

Officials investigate deportee’s torture death
Sweden

Officials investigate deportee’s torture death

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Sweden

Man dies after home nurse overdoses meds

Swedish climber in K2 death drama
Sweden

Swedish climber in K2 death drama

K2 mountain drama over: 11 deaths
Sweden

K2 mountain drama over: 11 deaths

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Sweden

Missing woodcutter found dead

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Sweden

Swedish town struggles to bury its dead

Impoverished parish deploys trailer to transport dead
Sweden

Impoverished parish deploys trailer to transport dead

Woman killed by train
Sweden

Woman killed by train

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Sweden

Psychiatric restraint methods called into question

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Sweden

Dead woman discovered in ditch in central Sweden

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Sweden

Swedish woman receives own death certificate in the post

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Sweden

Teenage footballer dies during match

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Sweden

Snowmobilers’ deaths remain a mystery

Man dies following balcony crash
Sweden

Man dies following balcony crash

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Sweden

Oversized coffins complicate cremation

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Sweden

Family father buried in wrong grave

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Sweden

Napping cat may have killed sleeping infant

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Sweden

Hospital morgue wrestles with rotting corpses

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Sweden

Swede dies after Malaysian jellyfish sting

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Sweden

Teenager found dead in Stockholm shaft

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Sweden

Gabriel, 13, died after Stockholm tunnel tour

Swedish scholar: ‘Jesus was not crucified’
Sweden

Swedish scholar: ‘Jesus was not crucified’

Baby boom as Swedes go forth and procreate
Sweden

Baby boom as Swedes go forth and procreate

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Sweden

98-year-old reports doc over early death cert

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Sweden

Boy accidentally shoots grandmother dead

Missing Swedish tourist found dead in San Diego
Sweden

Missing Swedish tourist found dead in San Diego

Two killed in glacier accident on Kebnekaise
Sweden

Two killed in glacier accident on Kebnekaise

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Sweden

Man lay dead in his flat for more than a year

Swedish hunter shoots elk, mistakenly kills skier
Sweden

Swedish hunter shoots elk, mistakenly kills skier

Bildt pays tribute to diplomat Holbrooke
Sweden

Bildt pays tribute to diplomat Holbrooke

Two Swedes killed in Thailand in past week
Sweden

Two Swedes killed in Thailand in past week

Swedish skier dies after 30-metre fall
Sweden

Swedish skier dies after 30-metre fall

Swedish girl crushed to death in hospital bed
Sweden

Swedish girl crushed to death in hospital bed

Swedish comedian dead after collapsing on stage
Sweden

Swedish comedian dead after collapsing on stage

Dead foetus found at Stockholm metro station
Sweden

Dead foetus found at Stockholm metro station

Swedish hunter falls to his death in New Zealand
Sweden

Swedish hunter falls to his death in New Zealand

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Sweden

Elderly man lay dead for over three years

Swedish ice racer dies after high-speed crash
Sweden

Swedish ice racer dies after high-speed crash

Swedish king exhumed to solve grave mystery
Sweden

Swedish king exhumed to solve grave mystery

Two Swedes among Paris fire victims
Sweden

Two Swedes among Paris fire victims

Ignored ambulance call fatality ‘a tragedy’
Sweden

Ignored ambulance call fatality ‘a tragedy’

Woman dies after dung pool plunge
Sweden

Woman dies after dung pool plunge

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Sweden

German man dead after falling into Swedish lake

Two anglers dead after archipelago mishap
Sweden

Two anglers dead after archipelago mishap

Two Swedes die in India train crash
Sweden

Two Swedes die in India train crash

Flats overrun by maggots from rotting corpse
Sweden

Flats overrun by maggots from rotting corpse

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Sweden

Worker dead after fall into vat of hot lye

Swedish artist plunges to his death in Germany
Sweden

Swedish artist plunges to his death in Germany

Inmate beats female prison guard to death
Sweden

Inmate beats female prison guard to death

Fatal beating an ‘execution’: prosecutor
Sweden

Fatal beating an ‘execution’: prosecutor

Murder probe into death of missing 4-year-old
Sweden

Murder probe into death of missing 4-year-old

Missing 4-year-old was murdered: police
Sweden

Missing 4-year-old was murdered: police

Town reeling as police search continues
Sweden

Town reeling as police search continues

Children questioned over 4-year-old’s death
Sweden

Children questioned over 4-year-old’s death

Police seek ‘red car’ as murder probe continues
Sweden

Police seek ‘red car’ as murder probe continues

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Sweden

Woman brings dead baby to clinic in paper bag

Nationalists abandon ‘warrior king’ anniversary
Sweden

Nationalists abandon ‘warrior king’ anniversary

Life sentence the ‘only option’: prosecutor
Sweden

Life sentence the ‘only option’: prosecutor

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Sweden

One dead in severe sailing accident

Addicts die after smoking pain-relief patches
Sweden

Addicts die after smoking pain-relief patches

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Sweden

Man dead in snowboarding accident

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Sweden

Swedish tourist found dead in Morocco

Mum and baby died ‘due to illness’: police
Sweden

Mum and baby died ‘due to illness’: police

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Sweden

Woman held after two women found dead

20 parrots massacred: ‘It was no ferret’
Sweden

20 parrots massacred: ‘It was no ferret’

Swedish rapper reported for Twitter death threat
Sweden

Swedish rapper reported for Twitter death threat

Baby reindeer starving in Swedish mountains
Sweden

Baby reindeer starving in Swedish mountains

Young Swede dies on paradise island
Sweden

Young Swede dies on paradise island

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Sweden

Tetra Pak heir held after wife found dead

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

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

Tetra Pak heir suspected of murdering wife
Sweden

Tetra Pak heir suspected of murdering wife

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Sweden

Swedish man stabbed to death in Taiwan

Swedish footballer dies after mid-match collapse
Sweden

Swedish footballer dies after mid-match collapse

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Sweden

Lack of hospital staff cited in patient deaths

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Sweden

Missing man found dead in Gothenburg harbour

‘What about Sweden makes it feel so safe?’
Sweden

‘What about Sweden makes it feel so safe?’

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Sweden

Swedish man dies in French caving accident

Fake obit leaves ‘dead’ woman reeling
Sweden

Fake obit leaves ‘dead’ woman reeling

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Sweden

Stockholm cop dies after falling through ice

Missing Åland ferry passenger feared dead
Sweden

Missing Åland ferry passenger feared dead

Nurse cleared over ambulance call death
Sweden

Nurse cleared over ambulance call death

Dead man found frozen in lake ice near Stockholm
Sweden

Dead man found frozen in lake ice near Stockholm

AIK goalkeeper found dead in Stockholm flat
Sweden

AIK goalkeeper found dead in Stockholm flat

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Sweden

Toddler dies after dad leaves him alone in car

Swedish boat accident clouds America’s Cup
Sweden

Swedish boat accident clouds America’s Cup

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Sweden

Swedish man dies after swallowing toothpick

Swedish-speaking host hit with death threats
Sweden

Swedish-speaking host hit with death threats

Six die in Swedish Midsummer traffic
Sweden

Six die in Swedish Midsummer traffic

Parents risk prosecution for child left in car
Sweden

Parents risk prosecution for child left in car

Man dies in southern Sweden plane crash
Sweden

Man dies in southern Sweden plane crash

Swedish man, 91, dead after lawnmower mishap
Sweden

Swedish man, 91, dead after lawnmower mishap

Toddler car death father avoids jail sentence
Sweden

Toddler car death father avoids jail sentence

Bern boy dies after being hit by glacier rock
Switzerland

Bern boy dies after being hit by glacier rock

Holiday snapshot proves fatal for Dutch tourist
Switzerland

Holiday snapshot proves fatal for Dutch tourist

Third child dies in French care tragedy
France

Third child dies in French care tragedy

Woman dies after getting trapped in clothes bank
France

Woman dies after getting trapped in clothes bank

French taxman sends bill to dead man’s grave
France

French taxman sends bill to dead man’s grave

‘Extreme skier’ dies on steep Swiss Alpine slope
Switzerland

‘Extreme skier’ dies on steep Swiss Alpine slope

Pensioner hangs herself after eviction threats
France

Pensioner hangs herself after eviction threats

‘Teenager’ dies in landing gear of Paris plane
France

‘Teenager’ dies in landing gear of Paris plane

Thatcher death changes Cameron’s Spain plans
Spain

Thatcher death changes Cameron’s Spain plans

French teenager crushed to death in rubbish truck
France

French teenager crushed to death in rubbish truck

British man found ‘frozen to death’ in Alps
France

British man found ‘frozen to death’ in Alps

British father and son die on Mont Blanc
France

British father and son die on Mont Blanc

Police seek clues to Alps ski death mystery
Switzerland

Police seek clues to Alps ski death mystery

Two killed at French nuclear power station
France

Two killed at French nuclear power station

Suicide attempt foiled with aid of Facebook
France

Suicide attempt foiled with aid of Facebook

Euthanasia should be permitted: ethics council
France

Euthanasia should be permitted: ethics council

British woman found dead in Alps pool named
France

British woman found dead in Alps pool named

Dog suspected of mauling owner to death
France

Dog suspected of mauling owner to death

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France

French family of five found dead at home

Skier dies in French Alps avalanche
France

Skier dies in French Alps avalanche

Man lay dead in hospital toilet for 36 hours
France

Man lay dead in hospital toilet for 36 hours

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France

Doctors should be able to ‘speed up death’: report

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Switzerland

Dutch skier dies on off-piste run at Wengen

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France

Missing woman found shot dead in field

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France

Boy shot in head while hunting with uncle

Freak truck crash kills excavator operator
Switzerland

Freak truck crash kills excavator operator

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Switzerland

Geneva police probe death of elderly couple

Charges sought in hit-and-run road death
Switzerland

Charges sought in hit-and-run road death

Swiss custom coffins to die for
Switzerland

Swiss custom coffins to die for

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France

‘Sleeping’ man had been dead for two weeks

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France

Body of Christian man given a Muslim burial

Fury as executioner’s torture collection is sold
France

Fury as executioner’s torture collection is sold

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France

Son kept dead mum’s body in cellar for a year

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Switzerland

Frauenfeld festival worker killed in storm

Swiss climber falls to his death on birthday hike
Switzerland

Swiss climber falls to his death on birthday hike

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Switzerland

Zurich voters reject suicide clinic curbs

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France

French soldier shot dead in Afghanistan

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Switzerland

Stricter rules for euthanasia rejected

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France

Teenager drowns over video games

Rail worker forced to bury dead colleague’s remains
France

Rail worker forced to bury dead colleague’s remains

Shock as dead body hits passenger
France

Shock as dead body hits passenger

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France

French TV reporter killed in Syria

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France

Man lies dead for three years before discovery

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France

Two children die from scarf strangling

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France

Nine-year-old girl jumps from 15th floor

Family anger over death of three sisters
France

Family anger over death of three sisters

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France

Pastor held over church deaths

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France

French morgue ‘left corpses mutilated’

It’s my birthday and I’ll die if I want to
Switzerland

It’s my birthday and I’ll die if I want to

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France

Man spared jail after killing Alzheimer’s wife

Norwegian charged in Danish man’s death

Norwegian charged in Danish man’s death

180 dead in Saturday’s migrant boat disaster in Med: survivors
Italy

180 dead in Saturday’s migrant boat disaster in Med: survivors

Seven dead in new migrant boat tragedies: Italy
Italy

Seven dead in new migrant boat tragedies: Italy

Migrant boat ‘tomb’ could go on show at Milan’s cathedral
Italy

Migrant boat ‘tomb’ could go on show at Milan’s cathedral

Italian tourist killed in Rio after GPS misdirection
Italy

Italian tourist killed in Rio after GPS misdirection

Italy’s ‘Angel of Death’ anaesthetist held over suspicious deaths
Italy

Italy’s ‘Angel of Death’ anaesthetist held over suspicious deaths

25 people found dead in Mediterranean migrant boat: MSF
Italy

25 people found dead in Mediterranean migrant boat: MSF

Norwegian police: No crime in German fisherman’s death

Norwegian police: No crime in German fisherman’s death

Norwegian police charge German man for friend’s death

Norwegian police charge German man for friend’s death

Man dies while trying to burn wife alive at refugee home
Germany

Man dies while trying to burn wife alive at refugee home

Two French volunteers ‘murdered off Madagascar’
France

Two French volunteers ‘murdered off Madagascar’

Man held over death of US student to remain in jail
Italy

Man held over death of US student to remain in jail

French mum on trial for leaving baby to die on beach
France

French mum on trial for leaving baby to die on beach

Family charged for exorcism murder in Frankfurt hotel
Germany

Family charged for exorcism murder in Frankfurt hotel

Frankfurt serial killer struck up to 10 times, claim police
Germany

Frankfurt serial killer struck up to 10 times, claim police

Refugee jumps to his death from moving train

Refugee jumps to his death from moving train

French farming hit by ‘600 suicides a year’
France

French farming hit by ‘600 suicides a year’

Italy rescues 700 migrants and recovers four bodies
Italy

Italy rescues 700 migrants and recovers four bodies

French farm inspector was strangled before pond death
France

French farm inspector was strangled before pond death

Egypt rejects police role in brutal death of Italian student
Italy

Egypt rejects police role in brutal death of Italian student

Volunteer made up dead Berlin refugee, police say
Germany

Volunteer made up dead Berlin refugee, police say

Passengers grab man who ‘shoved woman under train’
Germany

Passengers grab man who ‘shoved woman under train’

Woman killed in violent hotel room ‘exorcism’
Germany

Woman killed in violent hotel room ‘exorcism’

Austria refugee tragedy suspects appear in court
Germany

Austria refugee tragedy suspects appear in court

Refugees face death threats at Italian hotel
Italy

Refugees face death threats at Italian hotel

Parents arrested after daughter found dead
Switzerland

Parents arrested after daughter found dead

Italian tour operator found dead in Kenya
Italy

Italian tour operator found dead in Kenya

Swiss police track 2,000 ‘potentially violent’ cases
Switzerland

Swiss police track 2,000 ‘potentially violent’ cases

Student’s body found after 8-year mystery
Germany

Student’s body found after 8-year mystery

Police name Israeli murdered in Berlin
Germany

Police name Israeli murdered in Berlin

Irishman confesses to stabbing wife 50 times
Switzerland

Irishman confesses to stabbing wife 50 times

Body discovery triggers murder investigation
Austria

Body discovery triggers murder investigation

Mother arrested over deaths of two tots
Switzerland

Mother arrested over deaths of two tots

Mum who killed baby ‘thought it was tumour’
Spain

Mum who killed baby ‘thought it was tumour’

Woman stabbed to death in Aargau village drama
Switzerland

Woman stabbed to death in Aargau village drama

Husband kills wife, mother and himself
Germany

Husband kills wife, mother and himself

Sixty migrants ‘stabbed to death by traffickers’
Italy

Sixty migrants ‘stabbed to death by traffickers’

Stalker jailed for life for killing dance partner
Germany

Stalker jailed for life for killing dance partner

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