Last Rites

  • 85-year-old former Congress MLA Bapu Singh Damor passes away 14-08-2013 10:02 AM

    Former minister and ex-MLA Bapu Singh Damor passed away in Ahmedabad on Tuesday after a prolonged illness, family sources said. He was 85. Damor was elected as a Congress MLA from Jhabua seat for the sixth time and had also served as minister of state in then Madhya Pradesh Chief...
  • Amethi: Rahul Gandhi attends last rites of IAF officer killed in chopper crash 29-06-2013 07:36 PM

    Amethi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday arrived in Amethi and met the family members of IAF officer Akhilesh Kumar Singh who died in Tuesday's chopper crash in Uttarakhand. The Congress Vice President and local MP arrived at Fursatganj airport in the afternoon and drove to Pure Nago village under...
  • Rituparno Ghosh's last rites performed as Kolkata bids tearful goodbye 30-05-2013 11:44 PM

    Kolkata: Maverick filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh's mortal remains were consigned to flames on Thursday night as a tearful city bade farewell to a person credited for ushering in a new wave in Bengali cinema. A team of Kolkata Police accorded gun salute to the filmmaker, whose last rites were done at...
  • Delhi braveheart's mother collapses 30-12-2012 05:57 PM

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  • What's the legacy left behind by Bal Thackeray 18-11-2012 11:10 PM

    Mumbai came to a virtual standstill on Sunday as Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray was laid to rest. ...
  • Mumbai shuts down, bids farewell to Bal Thackeray 18-11-2012 07:23 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai came to a virtual standstill on Sunday as Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray, a Hindutva mascot and flagbearer of Marathi pride, was laid to rest and lakhs of mourners joined the Marathi leader's grieving family to bid him a tearful farewell. A sea of people, unprecedented in recent...
  • Shammi Kapoor's last rites conclude in Mumbai 15-08-2011 12:16 PM

    New Delhi: The legendary Shammi Kapoor's last rites just concluded in Mumbai. The who's who of Bollywood were seen there -- apart from the famous Kapoor family members. Bollywood had mourned the death of the actor who had this infectious energetic charm about him. Politicians, actors and fans united in...
  • Communal bond: Muslims cremate Kashmir Pandit 25-09-2010 09:03 AM

    Srinagar: A Muslim family has shown how communal bonds can remain intact even in times of strife in the Kashmir valley. They conducted the last rites for their neighbour a Kashmiri Pandit. The tragedy brought out the best in them. Muslim locals in downtown Chinkral Mohalla braved the curfew to...
  • Family refuses to perform last rites for AIDS victim 18-05-2008 11:12 PM

    CNN-IBN's cricket experts analyse Punjab's nervous chase against Bangalore, which they pulled off in the last over. ...
  • Capital denies last rites to toddlers 11-04-2007 12:34 PM

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