Funeral

Daughters-in-law carry mother-in-law's mortal remains in Maharashtra's Beed

In many traditions around the world pertaining to a person's final journey, the mortal remains are carried by men. The four daughters-in-law, however, showed that their love for the deceased could not be restricted by any tradition.

Sep 10, 2019, 18:15 PM IST

PDP & National conference slams Security forces plan on militants funeral

Security forces in Kashmir are looking to check the size of gatherings at militant funerals to choke their potential as recruiting grounds.

Jan 19, 2019, 12:18 PM IST

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Jan 19, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

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Jan 19, 2019, 10:52 AM IST

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Jan 19, 2019, 09:16 AM IST

Martyr's five-month-old daughter sits on his coffin, moves everyone to tears

For ritual sake, the little girl held the burning stick along with her grandfather Jagannath before the latter completed the formalities of lighting the funeral pyre.

Jul 16, 2018, 10:36 AM IST

Breaking 20-20: Father kills daughter and performs funeral; police arrests him

A father, over issues of fake pride, killed his daughter and performed her funeral. The police after knowing the incident stopped the funeral proceedings and arrested the father.

Mar 05, 2018, 10:44 AM IST

Thailand prepares to bid farewell to 'the people's king'

Thailand is putting the finishing touches this month to a lavish five-day funeral ceremony in a final goodbye to its late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who helped shape the Southeast Asian nation for decades after World War Two.

Oct 11, 2017, 07:14 AM IST

Former Manipur CM R Keishing given state funeral

On behalf of the state government and people of Manipur, the chief minister also shared his grief with the bereaved family. 

Aug 25, 2017, 15:45 PM IST

Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa' Dr Ruth Pfau laid to rest in Karachi

"The entire nation is indebted to Ruth Pfau for her selflessness and unmatched services for eradication of leprosy," said Prime Minister of Pakistan Shahid Khaqan Abbasi.

Aug 19, 2017, 17:52 PM IST

In grim reminder of J&K situation, militants give gun salute to slain associate at funeral

The incident occurred during the funeral of wanted militant Fayaz Ahmed alias Setha, who was killed last night in retaliatory action by the police in Mir Bazaar area.

May 07, 2017, 23:42 PM IST

Russian President Vladimir Putin postpones presser to attend funeral of Andrey Karlov

Russian President Vladimir Putin has postponed his annual press conference to attend the funeral of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov, a Kremlin spokesman said on Wednesday.

Dec 21, 2016, 17:19 PM IST

Was Rahul Gandhi smiling during Jayalalithaa's funeral? Twitter users share pictures as proof

A day after J Jayalalithaa, Amma to millions, passed away, Twitter is abuzz with pictures of Rahul Gandhi allegedly laughing during last rites/funeral of her in Chennai's Marina Beach.

Dec 07, 2016, 21:11 PM IST

Jayalalithaa laid to rest at Chennai's Marina Beach: Here is how her final journey concluded

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa, who passed away on Monday night after battling for her life at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai for nearly 75 days, was laid to rest with full state honours at Chennai's Marina Beach on Tuesday. She was buried next to her political mentor MG Ramachandran at Marina Beach. Here is how Puratchi Thalaivi Amma’s final journey concluded.

Dec 06, 2016, 18:45 PM IST

Jayalalithaa's last rites: Police resort to lathicharge as sea of humanity throng Rajaji Hall for glimpse of Amma - WATCH

Police  on Tuesday resorted to mild lathi-charge outside Rajaji Hall in Chennai after sea of humanity thronged the venue here to pay their last respects to Jayalalithaa.

Dec 06, 2016, 14:09 PM IST

RIP Amma: Only few people know these 5 things about 'Puratchi Thalaivi' Jayalalithaa

Jayalalithaa, Amma to millions, passed away at Chennai's Apollo Hospital at 11.30 PM on Monday after waging a grim battle for life since her hospitalisation on September 22. 

Dec 06, 2016, 13:24 PM IST

Muslims help perform last rites of Kashmiri Pandit woman in Srinagar

In an another example of communal harmony in Kashmir, Muslims residing in the Habakadal area of Srinagar recently helped to perform the last rites of a Kashmiri Pandit woman.

Nov 19, 2016, 09:49 AM IST

Arab coalition says to probe Yemen funeral carnage

The attack could further sour US-Saudi ties already strained over the coalition`s military intervention.
 

Oct 10, 2016, 08:43 AM IST

Odisha: Daughters dismantle own roof top to collect wood for mother's funeral

After the shocking incident of Dana Majhi who carried his dead wife`s body for 10 kms in Odisha`s Kalahandi district, another tragic incident has surfaced in the state where daughters had to dismantle the roof of their home to collect wood for their mother`s funeral.

Sep 27, 2016, 13:10 PM IST

Tributes flow as former New Zealand legend Martin Crowe laid to rest in emotional funeral

Hollywood star Russell Crowe, who is a cousin of the greatest Kiwi batsman, acted as a pallbearer.

Mar 11, 2016, 10:50 AM IST