Christmas and Death in North Korea

This year Christmas again arrives in the middle of a religious storm. Islam has been pitted against Christianity, with flash points in Africa, Syria and ...

Muslim Undertakers of East London

In a recent article in the independent journal, Roads & Kingdoms, Liana Aghajanian takes a close look at the world of London's Muslim undertakers.

The funeral selfie is back in the news.

Last August we explored the topic of the funeral selfie in our article, Should you snap that funeral selfie? Now MTV News is looking at the topic.

Personalization in funerals takes off.

According to the National Funeral Director's Association, it's the baby boomers who are driving the current trend toward more personal funerals. "Baby boomers see funerals ...