Uncle Pelle has died and everyone is fighting over his ashes.
The sad, but not uncommon, tale of an elderly healer who was murdered with an axe.
It takes courage to relinquish yourself of the only thing that is truly yours, even if you're already dead.
This spring, Shaynna Sims was arrested for "unauthorised dissection" and later charged with stealing the dead woman's shoes.
The National Association of Funeral Directors has warned that their coffins are just too big for the furnace doors.
As eco-friendly funerals come into vogue, we consider some alternative ways of going back to dust.
Photographer Yani Clarke spent a month documenting life and death at Nepal's Pashupatinath Temple, a site that holds more than 40 incinerations a day.
Barry Chuckle, Dave Benson Philips and Pawn Stars' Austin Russell know how it feels when the whole world believe you're dead.
'Funeral' turned ten, and the internet decided you should read their feelings on it.
Here's some stuff I've picked up after a year of being an orphan.
A family finally gets closure.
Win Tin, longtime ally of Aung San Suu Kyi, was laid to rest in Yangoon.