Sakshi Maharaj, who is known for making making inflammatory remarks, has courted a controversy as he remarked that a law should be enforced to stop the construction of graveyard and that Muslims should be cremated since there is not enough land for graveyards.Feb 28, 2017, 16:32 PM IST
Robin Williams has reportedly been cremated and his ashes have been scattered at sea.Aug 21, 2014, 17:04 PM IST
The fisherman, who had died in Karachi jail in Pakistan in December, was cremated at his native village Garal in Una taluka of Junagadh district on Sunday.Feb 16, 2014, 22:35 PM IST
Sarabjit Singh, the Indian prisoner who died after a murderous attack in a Lahore jail, was on Friday cremated with full state honours of a martyr as tens of thousands of people joined in to bid him a tearful farewell.May 03, 2013, 22:23 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh anti-Maoist force Greyhounds reserve inspector K Vara Prasad Babu, who was captured and killed by Maoists, was cremated with full police honour at his native place Martoor in the district on Sunday.Apr 21, 2013, 23:24 PM IST
Deputy Commissioner of Police with Maharashtra ATS, Sanjay Banerjee, who shot himself to death at a restaurant in the presence of his family members, was cremated on Sunday.Mar 24, 2013, 22:29 PM IST
The mortal remains of BJP leader Kailashpati Mishra was on Sunday consigned to flames at the Digha ghat here on the bank of river Ganga with full state honour.Nov 04, 2012, 22:16 PM IST
The mortal remains of Brajesh Mishra, the country`s first National Security Adviser who died here on Friday, were consigned to flames here monday in the presence of prominent leaders and bureaucrats.Oct 01, 2012, 12:52 PM IST
MLA Amarjit Singh Sahi, who passed away in Sunday after a cardiac arrest at Chandigarh, was cremated with full state honour at his native town Dasuya on Monday.Jun 04, 2012, 20:01 PM IST
Late British singer Amy Winehouse was cremated Tuesday after a memorial service was held in north London, world media reported.Jul 27, 2011, 08:49 AM IST
The body of Surinder
Kaur Badal, wife of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal,
who died after battling cancer for a long time, was consigned
to flames here on Wednesday.
people bid a tearful adieu to former Arunachal Pradesh Chief
Minister Dorjee Khandu whose mortal remains were consigned to
flames on Tuesday, 10 days after his death in a chopper crash.
Body of 48-year-old Captain
Tejender Singh Mamik, who died in the chopper crash in
Arunachal Pradesh along with Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu, was
cremated here on Saturday.
External Affairs Minister SM
Krishna on Monday joined the country in paying tributes to Bharat
Ratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, who was cremated here.
Deviating from tradition, Jamuna Devi`s only daugher Hemlata lit the funeral pyre amid chanting of mantras.Sep 25, 2010, 19:21 PM IST
Mortal remains of sepoy
Karam Chand of 4 Dogras who died while fighting Chinese
aggressors in Arunachal Pradesh in 1962 were consigned to
flames with full military honours in his native village near
here this morning.
Former vice president Bhairon Singh Shekhawat was cremated with full state honours here Sunday after thousands of people, including senior politicians, bid him a tearful adieu.May 16, 2010, 21:33 PM IST
Veteran socialist leader and
Samajwadi Party vice-president Janeshwar Mishra, who died of a
heart attack, was on Saturday cremated with full state honours in
the presence of political leaders cutting across party lines.
The cremation of airforce personal
P S Negi, killed in a fire accident at Pokhran two days ago,
was held here On Wednesday with army honour.