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Afghanistan: Deadly suicide attack targets hospital, funeral in Nangarhar

Special forces rescued 80 people including mothers and babies from the Kabul hospital after three gunmen launched a morning assault

12 May 2020 3:58 PM

Sheila Dixit cremated with state honours in Delhi

Before reaching the cremation ground, she was also taken to her DPCC office for the last time.

21 Jul 2019 9:57 AM

95-year-old wakes up during his own funeral in Rajasthan, family shocked

Ram reportedly sat up and told his grieving relatives he had pain in his chest so he decided to take a nap.

10 Nov 2018 2:05 PM

Find out what was Stephen Hawking's final gift to the world

Late physicist's final act of kindness brought fans to tears as they learnt he had paid for huge Easter meal for homeless in Cambridge.

03 Apr 2018 3:39 PM

Bollywood bids adieu to Shashi Kapoor

The crematorium ground was filled with his fans and friends, who attended the funeral with umbrellas and raincoats.

06 Dec 2017 1:13 AM


Phantom woman has been attending every funeral for last 14 years

Unnamed woman from Berkshire apparently intrudes families to tuck into free buffet at wake.

20 Sep 2017 2:16 PM

Woman leaps to death from 27th floor of highrise in Thane

The incident came to light when the watchman of the high rise heard a loud sound and saw the victim lying in a pool of blood.

10 Jul 2017 11:00 AM

Bharath's last rites performed, Ravi Teja and family skip his cremation

On Saturday night, the actor lost his life after his car hit a parked lorry in Hyderbad.

26 Jun 2017 12:02 PM

Over 130 UK imams decline to perform last rites of London terror attackers

Senior Muslims and community leaders had said they would redouble efforts to root out extremism after the London attack.

06 Jun 2017 8:10 PM

KPS Gill, credited with ridding Punjab of terrorism, laid to rest with full state honours

A large number of political and other dignitaries, including IPS officers as well as people from various walks of life, paid homage to him.

29 May 2017 9:57 AM


Insensitivity from those who make sensitive films

Rishi Kapoor’s words still haven’t made a big impact on Bollywood stars who missed out on Reema Lagoo’s funeral.

21 May 2017 12:12 AM

J&K: Militants give 'gun salute' to slain associate at funeral

The incident occurred days after security forces carried out a major combing operation in the Shopian district to flush out militants.

07 May 2017 3:50 PM

UP: Family, strangers give Kupwara hero Captain Ayush a fitting farewell

Twenty-four-year-old Captain Yadav was unmarried and the only son of his parents.

29 Apr 2017 1:59 PM

Tamil Nadu's beloved Jayalalithaa buried next to mentor MGR

Jayalalithaa’s close aide Sasikala Natarajan performed the last rites of former chief minister of Tamil Nadu.

06 Dec 2016 4:52 PM

Tearful Cubans pay tribute to Fidel Castro

But his ashes were not put on display, surprising many who had hoped to see the urn holding the remains of their hero.

29 Nov 2016 9:18 AM


Juanita Castro, Fidel's sister, will not attend funeral: report

She has been living in Miami since 1964, and said she cooperated with a CIA plot to oust Fidel.

27 Nov 2016 10:15 AM