Germany says goodbye to former chancellor Helmut Schmidt with a state funeral. Schmidt was a political giant of post-War Germany - but he was also an artist and an intellectual. Here are some reactions from Germany's arts community.
He was a genius physicist who made the basics of a complicated science understandable to the masses. On Saturday, he was laid to rest in Cambridge, with hundreds of people lining the streets to pay their respects.
More than a week after murdered councilwoman Marielle Franco was laid to rest in Rio de Janeiro, the dust is far from settling. Brazil has been confronted with its inequalities, Donna Bowater and Priscilla Moraes report.
The Fiorentina captain was found dead in his hotel room on Sunday after a suspected heart attack before his team was set to play an Italian league match at Udinese. An autopsy will take place on Tuesday.
Prominent names from the South African music industry came together to pay a musical tribute to Hugh Masekela. The jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist died on Tuesday after a decade-long fight with cancer.
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