Siachen martyr Lance Naik Hanumanthappa to be cremated today

The body of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad would be taken for funeral at his native village Betadur, for his last rites.

What happens to human body after death? Watch video

What happens to human body after death? Watch video

Have you ever wondered what happens to a human body after the person dies?

Bollywood mourns at funeral of Abhay Deol's father

Bollywood mourns at funeral of Abhay Deol's father

Veteran actor Dharmendra's younger brother and Abhay Deol's father, Ajit Singh Deol, passed away on Friday evening. The funeral was held on Saturday morning here.

People pay homage to MM Kalburgi, funeral to be held today

People pay homage to MM Kalburgi, funeral to be held today

Hundreds of people on Monday paid their last respects to the mortal remains of former vice-chancellor of Hampi University, MM Kalburgi, who was shot dead at his Kalyanagar residence yesterday by unidentified gunmen.

Rashtriya Rifles sepoy laid to rest with military honours

Sepoy Lalramchhana (23) of Rashtriya Rifles, who was killed in a firing in Jammu and Kashmir on August 4, was accorded a funeral with full military honours at his native Ratu village on Mizoram-Manipur border on Saturday.

High drama at Bobbi Kristina Brown's funeral

High drama at Bobbi Kristina Brown's funeral

 The memorial service of singer Bobbi Kristina Brown was dented by the chaos caused by her aunt Leolah Brown's ouster from the private funeral.

Bobbi Kristina's funeral arrangements to take place in Georgia

Bobbi Kristina's funeral arrangements to take place in Georgia

 Bobbi Kristina's loved ones will come together in Georgia on August 1 to mourn and celebrate Bobby Brown's daughter's too-short life at her funeral.

APJ Abdul Kalam's last rites to be held in Rameswaram on July 30

The mortal remains of late president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam will be flown to his native town Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday where last rites will take place on July 30.

F1 pays last respects to Jules Bianchi

F1 pays last respects to Jules Bianchi

Formula One turned out in force on Tuesday to pay its last respects to Jules Bianchi at the 25-year-old French driver`s funeral in his hometown of Nice.

Jules Bianchi funeral to be held on Tuesday

Jules Bianchi funeral to be held on Tuesday

The funeral of Jules Bianchi, the French Formula One driver who died after spending nine months in a coma following a crash at last season`s Japanese Grand Prix, will be held in his home city of Nice on Tuesday.

Vyapam scam: Last rites of journalist Akshay Singh performed; MP CM assures of SIT probe

Vyapam scam: Last rites of journalist Akshay Singh performed; MP CM assures of SIT probe

A day after investigative journalist Akshay Singh suddenly died while interviewing family of a Vyapam scam accused in Madhya Pradesh, state Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan assured of SIT probe into the incident.

Obama delivers ''Amazing Grace'' at funeral of slain pastor

An impassioned President Barack Obama led thousands of mourners in singing "Amazing Grace" on Friday at the funeral of a slain pastor in Charleston and urged Americans to eliminate symbols of oppression and racism, including the Confederate battle flag.

'The Dead Are Coming': Berlin activists bury drowned refugees

 Saying "the dead are coming", German activists Friday staged a Berlin funeral for a Syrian refugee who drowned in the Mediterranean, highlighting the drama of the thousands who die trying to reach Europe.

Thousands mark funeral of top Cambodian politician formerly in Khmer Rouge

Thousands of Cambodians lined the streets of Phnom Penh Friday to mark the lavish funeral of Chea Sim, a former Khmer Rouge official who became a key figure in the country`s ruling political party.

Iran buries 175 military divers killed in 1980s Iraq war

Iran laid to rest 175 military divers in an emotional public funeral ceremony on Tuesday, almost three decades after they were captured in war with Iraq and, according to Iran`s military, were buried alive.

Manipur ambush: Army bids adieu to martyrs from Jammu

Army today bid an emotional adieu to the six soldiers of 6 Dogra infantry Battalion hailing from Jammu who lost their lives in the militant attack in Manipur on Thursday.

Obama gives touching speech at funeral of Biden's son

 US President Barack Obama delivered a heartfelt eulogy at the deeply emotional funeral of Beau Biden, son of Vice President Joe Biden, who died a week ago of brain cancer. He was 46.

Saudi Shiites hold mass funeral for bombing victims

Tens of thousands of Saudi Shiites on Monday held a mass funeral for the victims of a mosque bombing which authorities called an attempt by Sunni extremists to sow sectarian strife.

Row over nurse Aruna Shanbaug's funeral

 A controversy has erupted over performing the last rites of nurse Aruna Shanbaug, the world's oldest comatose patient who died on Monday after lying in coma for around 42 years, with two of her relatives staking claim to do so.

Thousands attend funeral for slain New York City policeman

Thousands of policemen from around the United States gathered on Friday at the funeral of a 25-year-old New York City officer who was shot in the head while on patrol, making him the fifth member of the NYPD to die in the line of duty since December.