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August 15, 2011
Hindi cinema's romantic icon Shammi Kapoor, who dived from glaciers screaming “Yahoo” and captured the imagination of a generation of audiences, was cremated in Mumbai on Monday in the presence of...
June 16, 2011
Swami Nigamanand was given ‘bhu samadhi' on the Matri Sadan premises in Haridwar in the presence of a large number of sadhus and leaders of the ruling BJP and the Congress on Thursday.
Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh),
May 10, 2011
Former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu was cremated on Tuesday, 10 days after his death in a chopper crash.Over 7000 people gathered at the cremation ground at Shebdung ne...
May 5, 2011
The Monpas, the tribe to which Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu belonged, has a tradition of chopping the body of the deceased into 108 parts and immersing them one by one in a...
April 26, 2011
Sikkim Governor B P Singh today declared Wednesday as a public holiday in the State, to commemorate with the burial of Sri Satya Sai Baba, who breathed his last at Puttaparthi on April 24.
March 19, 2011
Noted Bollywood actor Navin Nischol passed away here on Saturday after a massive heart attack.The 65-year-old actor was travelling to Pune along with actor-filmmaker Randhir Kapoor in a...
March 4, 2011
Federal Minister for Minorities Shahbaz Bhatti was gunned down on Wednesday after being threatened for opposing the laws that impose the death penalty for insulting Islam.
January 29, 2011
Legendary freedom fighter, Sushil Dhara, who died at the age of 101, was today cremated at Peerless Bhavan here with State honours as hundreds of people paid their last respects.
December 31, 2010
Iraqi Christians buried their dead on Friday after a string of apparently coordinated attacks using bombs and rockets hit their dwindling community, killing two people and injuring 13 others...
November 17, 2010
A U.S. woman staged a fake funeral for her daughter in a bid to con money out of family and friends, it was reported here Wednesday.
Angela Boyd arranged the funeral service at a churc...
August 13, 2011
The former Governor of Maharashtra P.C. Alexander was buried at the cemetery attached to the Puthiyakavu St. Mary's Orthodox Cathedral here on Saturday with full State honours. A large number of pe...
June 10, 2011
M.F. Husain was on Friday buried according to Muslim religious rites at the Brookwood cemetery in Surrey, on the outskirts of London, as grieving family members and close friends prayed in s...
May 7, 2011
Hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Friday led funeral prayers here for al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden. Mr. Geelani had asked all Imams to organise prayers fo...
April 27, 2011
The mortal remains of the 85-year-old spiritual guru, Sathya Sai Baba, were interred with State honours at the same spot in the Sai Kulwant Hall from where he used to deliver his message to...
April 3, 2011
Cardinal Varkey Vithayathil, Major Archbishop of the Syro-Malabar Church, who passed away on Friday, will be buried alongside his predecessors at the sanctuary of St. Mary's Basilica in the...
March 4, 2011
Assassinated federal Minister for Minority Affairs Shahbaz Bhatti was buried at his native village in Faislabad district on Friday evening amid reports of growing differences within the ruli...
February 4, 2011
The mortal remains of renowned strategic expert K Subrahmanyam, who died here on Wednesday, were cremated here today.
A host of dignitaries, including AICC General Secretary Rahul Gand...
January 5, 2011
Despite threats from a section of clerics that anyone who grieved for slain Punjab Governor Salman Taseer would meet a similar fate, people crowded his gubernatorial residence in Lahore on W...
SEONGNAM, South Korea,
November 27, 2010
South Korea conducted a funeral for the two marines killed when North Korea fired artillery shells at Yeonpyeong island earlier this week.
November 7, 2010
Buddhadeb and Mamata pay tributes to the former Chief Minister
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