Typhoon Haiyan aftermath: Philippine city begins mass burial

A city devastated by typhoon Phaiyan buried its dead in mass grave, a somber reminder of the tragedy that has left Philippines with monumental task of providing for some 11.5 million affected people.

Mass burial cancelled as Philippines anger turns deadly

Gunfire forced the cancellation of a mass burial in the typhoon-ravaged Philippines on Wednesday as authorities struggled to dispose of the dead.

Nigeria terror victims given mass burial

Bodies of victims who lost their lives in the coordinated terror attacks in northern Nigeria were given mass burial Wednesday at the village of Kalebawa on the outskirts of Kano city.

Nigeria holds mass burial for communal violence victims

Mass burial on Thursday commenced for victims of Muslim-Christian communal violence in a northern Nigeria city which has left at least 400 dead in the last four days.