Stars attend private funeral for Hoffman

A-list stars Meryl Streep and Cate Blanchett joined hundreds of mourners at the private funeral Friday of Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died of an apparent heroin overdose.

Bahrain police, mourners clash after boy`s funeral

Riot police and mourners have clashed in Bahrain following the funeral of an 8-year-old boy whom opposition groups claim died from respiratory problems triggered by heavy tear gas.

Syrian forces fire at mourners, UN "greatly disturbed"

Dozens of people have been killed in a wave of protests across Syria.

As Japan mourns dead, many bodies remain missing

Those in search of the dead go to Natori`s bowling alley, walking up the cracked concrete steps and through the glass door. "Enjoy Coca-Cola," says a neon sign out front.

Mourners to bury slain Pakistani Christian leader

Pak`s Minorities Minister, Shahbaz Bhatti was gunned down after being threatened for opposing the blasphemy laws.

Bahrain mourners call for toppling of monarchy

The entire Sunni dynasty has ruled for more than two centuries in Bahrain.

Sonia, top leaders pay homage to Karunakaran

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and several top leaders Friday paid their homage to the departed veteran leader K Karunakaran.

Angry mourners bury slain Iran nuclear scientist

Angry mourners chanting
anti-American and anti-Israeli slogans joined a funeral
procession today for the Iranian nuclear scientist killed in a
bomb attack Tehran blames on the US and Israel.