Mizoram government on Sunday vowed to take firm action against Hmar People's Convention-Democrats as a funeral was held here with full police honours for the three Mizoram policemen gunned down by suspected extremists of the Manipur-based outfit in an ambush yesterday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the funeral of Lee Kuan Yew, the first prime minister of Singapore, which will take place on March 29, said External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin.
Hundreds of mourners gathered Friday at a state funeral for former conservative prime minister Malcolm Fraser, who came to power in 1975 with Australia`s greatest constitutional crisis and died last week aged 84.
Leaders across the political spectrum on Sunday united in expressing their grief at senior journalist Vinod Mehta's demise, attending his funeral to pay their respects to the memory of the former editor chairman of the Outlook India magazine.
Thousands of mourners turned out Tuesday to pay a last homage to slain Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, gunned down near the Kremlin in the most stunning assassination of Vladimir Putin's rule.
To catch a final glimpse of the Russian opposition leader and Putin critic Boris Nemtsov, thousands of relatives and supporters queued past his open coffin to pay their respects as his body was lying in state at Moscow's Sakharov centre.
Mourners for slain Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov prepared to gather for his funeral in Moscow Tuesday, as Polish and Latvian officials said they had been barred from entering Russia on the eve of the ceremony in retaliation for EU sanctions over Ukraine.
The special prosecutor whose mysterious death set off a political firestorm in Argentina was laid to rest Thursday, as an investigation tries to determine whether he died by his own hand or was murdered.