August 28, 2013
Centenarian and a world-war-II veteran, M.K. Narayanan (102), who died at his Basaveshwaranagar residence on Tuesday, willed his body for medical research, besides donating his eyes. He is...
July 18, 2013
C. Perumal, sitting Member of Legislative Assembly from Yercaud Constituency, died of cardiac arrest at a private hospital in Salem on Thursday. He was 62 and is survived by wife and four sons.
July 3, 2013
Slain Pakur SP Amarjit Balihar was on Wednesday given a tearful farewell at the Jharkhand Armed Police (JAP) premises with Governor Syed Ahmed and several senior government officials placing wreat...
June 25, 2013
The IAF, Army and Uttarakhand administration on Tuesday launched a massive operation to send logistics such as firewood and fuel for conducting the last rites of those killed in the worst-hit Keda...
May 5, 2013
“The huge turnout of people is our reply to political killers,” said Abhinand, 17, son of slain Revolutionary Marxist Party (RMP) leader T.P. Chandrasekharan, while observing the crowds that had g...
April 9, 2013
Margaret Thatcher will be given a ceremonial funeral — a rung below the state funeral — on April 17, it was announced on Tuesday as her admirers and critics clashed over her legacy.
January 15, 2013
Thousands of people, including prominent leaders of all political parties and devotees of the Balagangadharanatha Swami, who died on Sunday, paid their last respects on the Adichunchanagiri Math’s...
December 31, 2012
The 46-year-old mother of the Delhi gang rape victim collapsed on Sunday after the cremation of her daughter and was rushed to a hospital where she was treated for “grief reaction.”
December 17, 2012
Hundreds of people attend the funeral mass at Shirva
December 15, 2012
The funeral of nurse Jacintha Saldanha will be on held on Monday at 4 p.m. in the cemetery of Our Lady of Health Church at Shirva in Udupi, said William Menezes, spokesperson for the Bishop of Man...
August 8, 2013
The sound of bugle calls filled the morning air on Thursday as the bodies of four jawans, wrapped in Tricolour, made their final journey from humble homes and bereaved families to the cremation gr...
July 13, 2013
Braving heavy rain, scores of misty-eyed fans and friends from Bollywood fraternity converged on Dadar’s Shivaji Park in central Mumbai to bid the final adieu to Pran Sikhand, who passed away on F...
June 30, 2013
The family was waiting to see him in garlands as a groom but he came back home in a coffin draped in tri-colour. Men and women, old and young, wearing black badges and black shirts poure...
May 26, 2013
Serbia held a funeral on Sunday for Yugoslavia’s last king, Peter II Karadjordjevic, who fled the country at the start of World War II and died in the U.S. in 1970. The former king’s remains...
April 17, 2013
Setting aside political differences, hundreds of people on Wednesday turned up to bid farewell to Margaret Thatcher as Britain’s first woman prime minister, who died last week aged 87, was laid to...
March 8, 2013
The stage is set for President Hugo Chávez’s last appearance on the world stage, with leaders from five continents in Venezuela’s anxious capital for a funeral on Friday to remember a man who capt...
January 1, 2013
A 46-year old Indian immigrant, who was killed after being pushed by a woman onto the subway train tracks, was cremated in New York in the presence of his friends and business partners.Suna...
December 30, 2012
It was only late on Saturday night that police approached the officials of a crematorium in south-west Delhi for an early morning cremation of the 23-year-old gang-rape victim.
December 17, 2012
The body of nurse Jacintha Saldanha, who committed suicide in London, was brought here from Mumbai by a Jet Airways flight on Sunday. It was shifted to an ambulance for being taken by road to Shir...
December 15, 2012
The death of Jacintha Saldanha — who committed suicide following a hoax call by two radio jockeys impersonating as Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles, seeking information on Kate Williams — is...