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Dead bodies kidnapped in Indonesia as traditions clash with virus protocol

Corpse handlers say their job profile itself has changed, with longer hours and some even required to do rituals typically done by families

09 Jul 2020 1:10 PM

113 dead in Myanmar's jade mine landslide

Dozens of low-paid migrant workers die each year while working in the country's highly lucrative but poorly regulated jade industry

02 Jul 2020 1:14 PM

Video shows patients sleeping next to covered bodies in Mumbai hospital

Civic officials say action will be taken against the responsible persons after investigative committee submit its report

08 May 2020 10:15 AM

Bodies of all coronavirus patients will be cremated, says BMC

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has allowed the burial of dead bodies at burial grounds away from dense localities

31 Mar 2020 9:23 AM

China says UK police yet to confirm identity of 39 found dead in truck

In Britain's largest murder probe in more than a decade, the local police force have arrested the truck's driver on suspicion of murder.

25 Oct 2019 2:16 PM


18 bags with human remains, chainsaws found by soldiers in Mexico

State prosecutors don't have a count of the bodies. Containers found at the farm that could also hold more.

18 May 2019 12:45 PM

New fingerprint algorithm helps ID bodies found decades ago

Since launching the new effort, the FBI and local medical examiner offices have identified 204 bodies found between 1975 and the late 1990s.

31 Oct 2017 11:35 AM

Mumbai: 2 held for attacking KEM doctor over numbering of stampede victims' bodies

23 people were killed and over 39 got critically injured in a rush-hour stampede at Mumbai's Elphinstone railway station's foot overbridge.

01 Oct 2017 1:30 PM