Funeral procession of the head of the Dawoodi Bohra Muslim community Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin i
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Funeral stampede kills 18 in Indian city of Mumbai

At least 18 people have been killed and more than 40 injured in a stampede in India's western city of Mumbai.

Local officials say the incident happened when thousands of mourners gathered at the home of a Muslim spiritual leader Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin, who died on Friday.

  • 18 Jan 2014
  • From the section Asia