Tag Archives: Death customs


Thousands of UK police pay respects to officer killed in attack

Police officers line the streets of London as a cortege containing the body of PC Keith Palmer, who was killed in the Westminster attack, is carried to his funeral at Southwark Cathedral.
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New form of burial freeze-dries bodies, turning them into plant food

A Swedish and an Irish company have been developing and providing new forms of burial.
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“King of Rome” given Godfather funeral

The head of a Rome crime family has been given a funeral fit for a scene in Francis Ford Coppola’s Godfather movies.

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