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Thai hotels booked up ahead of funeral of revered king

The funeral will run for five days next week. 

Giant whale's funeral draws hundreds in central Vietnam

As sacred animals, whales and sunfish are often given proper burials by local fishermen.

Head of state and thousands attend funeral of CASA plane's crew

Many high-ranking state officials and ruling party’s leader together with thousands of people paid tribute at the funeral of nine CASA plane crew members.
June 30, 2016 | 12:35 pm GMT+7

Tension at funerals for Orlando victims with protest, irate driver

Funerals for two of the 49 victims killed in the shooting at a nightclub in Florida were marked by tense scenes on Saturday, as an impatient driver was accused of injuring two law ...
June 19, 2016 | 08:28 am GMT+7

Thousands gather for Muslim funeral honoring Muhammad Ali

A Muslim funeral for Muhammad Ali on Thursday drew thousands of admirers to the boxer's hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, where mourners prayed over the body of a man who battled ...
June 10, 2016 | 10:26 am GMT+7