The mortal remains of Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave were consigned to flames on the banks of the river Narmada at Bandrabhan in Madhya Pradesh's Hoshangabad district today, with full state honours.
Promession is the eco-friendly way to dispose the dead bodies.
Troubles for the tragedy-hit family of Munnelal Sharma, who succumbed to cancer yesterday morning, multiplied when they were left with no cash for his cremation. They then approached a branch of Bank of India in
In an inspirational incident contradictory to the prevailing religious intolerance in India, a group of Muslim youths from Mumbai’s Mumbra area carried out the last rites of a 65-year-olf Hindu neighbour.
In yet another instance of shocking public apathy, a tribal in Madhya Pradesh was forced to collect waste paper, tyres, plastic bags and twigs to cremate his wife as he was kicked out of crematorium
Every time there is a cremation in the village, 180 students of a government higher secondary school in Rajasthan’s Alwar district have to face a forced three-day holiday.
In a shocking incident in Uttar Pradesh that seems to be a part of some mythical tale, a 90-year-old woman was found alive just before her body was to be taken for the funeral procession
The body of an Indian techie who died in a road accident in the US earlier this month, is likely to be buried until his wife, who is in coma after the accident, cannot give consent for his cremation.
Telangana: It is an incident that elicits twin reactions. On one hand, it questions the degrading morality of Indian society in the name of religion and on the other, it restores our faith in goodness
The “When doves cry” hitmaker Prince has been cremated in south Minneapolis in a private ceremony.
New Delhi: The last rites of investigative TV journalist Akshay Singh, who was covering Vyapam scam, were held today in the capital where Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal were among those present,
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was left disgusted by the insensitivity of people who were crowding around him and taking selfies while he attended the cremation of his friend.He said he is disappointed as people “have
New Delhi: Bal Thackeray was one of those controversial politicians of India who was blamed for fanning communal and regional chauvinism in Maharashtra. But he was always a force to reckon with in Maharashtra politics.
Deoria, UP, Jul 22: In an act of brazen high-handedness, police yesterday broke up a crowd of villagers sitting on dharna with a dead body by resorting to lathicharge, beat up the grieving relatives and
Mumbai, Jul 14: Bollywood's greatest villain, the legendary actor Pran was cremated at Mumbai's Shivaji Park on Saturday.Bollywood stars namely Amitabh Bachchan, Shatrughan Sinha, Raj Babbar, Anupam Kher, Gulzar, Ranjit, Raza Murad, Kiran Kumar, Salim
Dehradun, Jul 5: Inclement weather badly hampered cremation of bodies and removal of debris at Kedarnath today besides affecting distribution of relief in over 200 segregated villages where people have lost their homes and are
Dehradun, July 4: Mass cremation of bodies in Kedarghati held up for the past few days today started with 23 more consigned to flames, taking the number of bodies disposed of so far to 59