Assam govt bear Bhupen Hazarika's Memorial cost

 Assam government would bear all costs related to the construction of Dr Bhupen Hazarika's Memorial at Jalukbari here, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said here today.

'No government bungalow to be converted into memorial'

No government bungalow in Delhi will henceforth be converted into any memorial, the Union Cabinet decided on Saturday, weeks after a row over RLD chief Ajit Singh's demand for making his official residence a memorial of his father and former Prime Minister Charan Singh.

Deve Gowda, Sharad Yadav back Charan Singh memorial demand

 The Centre's decision reportedly to reject the proposal for a memorial to former prime minister the late Chaudhary Charan Singh was an insult to all the farmers in the country, JD(S) leader HD Deve Gowda said here today.

Friends, family attend Robin Williams' memorial
Friends, family attend Robin Williams' memorial

Hundreds of family and friends of Robin Williams gathered for an emotional and star-studded memorial in San Francisco, honouring the beloved comedian.

Govt rejects demand to convert Ajit's residence into memorial

Government Thursday rejected the demand to convert the bungalow occupied by former union minister Ajit Singh as a memorial to his father, former Prime Minister Charan Singh.

Work resumes for establishment of Kamaraj Memorial

Chief Minister N Rangasamy today laid the foundation of the Rs 23.6 crore memorial in rememberance of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Kamaraj,his political mentor, at nearby Karuvadikuppam, kickstarting resumption of work to construct the structure.

Uttar Pradesh govt to construct memorial for socialist leaders

Uttar Pradesh government will construct a memorial for socialist leaders which will have a vast collection of literature, audio-visual and other materials related to them.

Matsuyama wins first US title in Memorial playoff

Japan`s Hideki Matsuyama won his first US PGA Tour title in dramatic style on Sunday, beating Kevin Na with a par at the first playoff hole at the Memorial.

Liverpool reveal Anfield redevelopment plans

Premier League leaders Liverpool on Wednesday published plans for the redevelopment of their Anfield home that would raise the stadium`s capacity from 45,276 to around 54,000.

Courtney Love called Kurt Cobain `a**hole` at his memorial service

Courtney Love had screamed out at her late husband Kurt Cobain`s public memorial service, calling him an `a**hole`, and asked his fans to do the same, it has been revealed.

Jayalalithaa unveils memorial for Nesamani

A memorial established for the late freedom fighter Nesamani, fondly called as "Marshal" Nesamani, in Kanyakumari district was inaugurated by Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Thursday.

Charles Grant Gordon, Father of Glenfiddich Scotch Passes away

Charles Grant Gordon, the man who gave the world Glenfiddich Single Malt whisky, will be remembered affectionately at international memorial services in New York and Scotland.

South Africa apologises for fake interpreter, vows reforms

A South African Cabinet minister is apologising for the sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela`s memorial who outraged deaf people worldwide by making signs they said amounted to gibberish.

Martyrs` families demand memorial outside Parliament complex

Upset over restrictions on their entry for paying homage to the martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack, the family members of the slain personnel demanded that they be allotted land outside the high-security complex to build memorial.

Memorial pillar of Kargil martyr yet to come up in

As the country on Friday observed Vijay Divas paying glowing tributes to heroes of Kargil war, authorities in Odisha are yet to construct a memorial pillar for a martyr who laid down his life in the war.

WW soldier`s memorial name spelling corrected after a century

Just imagine a century to correct a small spelling error.
It took British authorities 97 years to correct First World War soldier`s memorial name spelling error.

Margaret Thatcher`s supporters plan memorial library, museum

Admirers of late British prime minister Margaret Thatcher are planning to create a new library and museum in London to celebrate her legacy and shape the future of conservative politics.

`Don`t care if law comes in way of Bal Thackeray`s memorial`

Shiv Sena Sunday said the party would not budge from its stand irrespective of legal implications.

Cong questions `urgency` for Thackeray`s Shivaji Park memorial

Against backdrop of cacophony of demands over late Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray`s memorial, Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) questioned "urgency" to rush for structure at Shivaji Park.

Germany opens memorial for Nazi`s Roma victims

Berlin already hosts two separate memorials for six million Jews and several thousand homosexuals killed in Holocaust.