The first remains of the 39 people found dead in a truck in Britain last month arrived in Vietnam early on Wednesday, capping a weeks-long wait by families eager to bury their loved ones.
Security is tight as the family of longtime Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe prepares to bury him at his rural home. A highly private farewell is planned for one of Africa’s most divisive figures
Overseeing the "New Wadi Al Salam,” or Valley of Peace, cemetery and helping with the burial procedures are Iraqi Shiite volunteers from the Imam Ali Combat Division. They had been fighting Daesh group in Iraq over the past few years, operating under the umbrella group known as the Popular Mobilisation Forces.
Thousands of Argentines lined the roads as the procession passed on the hour-long journey from the presidential palace in central Buenos Aires, where Maradona had lain in state during the day.
In the video, which went viral on social media, a group of mourners were seen crying around a coffin carrying a man, who was about to be buried, but he suddenly moved.
Bundles range from 4,500 to 9,000 Egyptian pounds ($287-$574), plus add-on services that go up to 5,000 pounds ($320). At funerals, uniformed staff are on hand to arrange chairs, umbrellas, and napkins.
According to the law, the local authority responsible for organising cemeteries and burial procedures in each emirate has to specify the spaces and places suitable for building cemeteries, .
Health issues, according to local media reports, prevented the deceased from enjoying the pickup truck recently given to him by his son. So when he died, his son decided the best he could do was bury his father with his truck.