[

funeral news

]

Latest from funeral

Tunisha Sharma funeral: Sheezan Khan's mother and sister arrive at crematorium

Tunisha Sharma funeral: Actors Shivin Narang, Vishal Jethwa, Kanwar Dhillon, Ashnoor Kaur attended the last rites of the 20-year-old actor at her Mumbai home. Sheezan Khan's mother and sister also arrived at the crematorium ground in Mira Road area for Tunisha's last rites.

An ambulance carrying the remains of actor Tunisha Sharma arrived at her Mumbai home on Tuesday.
An ambulance carrying the remains of actor Tunisha Sharma arrived at her Mumbai home on Tuesday.
Published on Dec 27, 2022 04:31 PM IST

Siddhaanth Vir Surryavanshi’s daughter Diza performs last rites with Alesia Raut

Siddhaanth Vir Surryavanshi funeral: Late actor’s daughter Diza performed his last rights in the presence of his wife, model Alesia Raut. Many celebs had joined the family at Siddhaanth’s funeral in Mumbai on Saturday.

Siddhaanth Vir Surryavanshi's daughter and wife at his funeral in Mumbai.
Siddhaanth Vir Surryavanshi's daughter and wife at his funeral in Mumbai.
Published on Nov 12, 2022 04:38 PM IST

Mulayam Singh Yadav, three-time UP CM, cremated amid sea of people in Saifai

Mulayam Singh Yadav's funeral: Mulayam Singh Yadav's mortal remains were brought to Saifai on Monday evening and kept at his 'kothi' where people poured in to pay their last respects to "Netaji", as Yadav was fondly called.

Mulayam Singh Yadav's son Akhilesh Yadav wearing janeu over his black jacket lit the pyre.(ANI)
Mulayam Singh Yadav's son Akhilesh Yadav wearing janeu over his black jacket lit the pyre.(ANI)
Updated on Oct 11, 2022 05:11 PM IST
Reported by Haider Naqvi | Written by Aniruddha Dhar, Saifai

UK issues advisory as wait to catch last glimpse of Queen stretches for 16 hours

By mid-morning, Britain's culture ministry said the waiting time to reach Westminster Hall was about 16 hours

People line up near Tower Bridge to pay their respects to the late Queen Elizabeth II during the Lying-in State, in Westminster Hall, in London, England.(AP)
People line up near Tower Bridge to pay their respects to the late Queen Elizabeth II during the Lying-in State, in Westminster Hall, in London, England.(AP)
Updated on Sep 17, 2022 06:56 PM IST
By | Edited by Sohini Goswami

China to attend queen's funeral despite worry

A group of British legislators sanctioned by China have expressed concern that the Chinese government has been invited to the funeral.

The Queen’s state funeral will take place at Westminster Abbey on Monday.(AP)
The Queen’s state funeral will take place at Westminster Abbey on Monday.(AP)
Published on Sep 17, 2022 02:52 PM IST
PTI |

Queen Elizabeth's coffin arrives Holyroodhouse Palace in Edinburgh

Queen Elizabeth II funeral: The arrival followed a slow, somber and regal procession through the Scottish countryside on Sunday. Mourners had packed city streets and lined rural roads to take part in a historic goodbye to the monarch who reigned for 70 years.

The hearse carrying the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II, draped with the Royal Standard of Scotland, on its way to the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh, where it will lie in rest for a day, Sunday.(AP)
The hearse carrying the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II, draped with the Royal Standard of Scotland, on its way to the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh, where it will lie in rest for a day, Sunday.(AP)
Published on Sep 11, 2022 09:29 PM IST
AP |

Funeral begins for South Africa's anti-apartheid veteran  Desmond Tutu

Desmond Tutu's death on Sunday aged 90, triggered an influx of tributes in respect for the legendary anti-apartheid hero. 

A general view of the St George's Cathedral during the state funeral of late Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu in Cape Town, (REUTERS)
A general view of the St George's Cathedral during the state funeral of late Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu in Cape Town, (REUTERS)
Published on Jan 01, 2022 03:10 PM IST
Reuters | , Cape Town

Rajasthan woman, mourning her father's death of Covid, leaps into funeral pyre

By the time Chandra was dragged out, the fire had left severe burn injuries on her. Initially, she was rushed to a hospital in Barmer, but later shifted to a Jodhpur facility.

While Damodardas was being cremated, the youngest of his three daughters, Chandra, suddenly leaped into the flaming pyre, the police said, adding that the people present at the site immediately rushed in to pull her out of the fire. (File Photo)
While Damodardas was being cremated, the youngest of his three daughters, Chandra, suddenly leaped into the flaming pyre, the police said, adding that the people present at the site immediately rushed in to pull her out of the fire. (File Photo)
Published on May 05, 2021 02:01 PM IST

Vivekh cremated with state honours in Chennai, Shankar, Suriya pay respects

Actor Vivekh got a funeral with full state honours on Saturday. Stars from south film industry such as Suriya and Trisha paid their final respects.

Actor Vivekh died on Saturday in Chennai.
Actor Vivekh died on Saturday in Chennai.
Published on Apr 18, 2021 02:11 PM IST
ByHaricharan Pudipeddi

Casket inspired by 'Matrix', donut coffins lighten mood at New Zealand funerals

Mourners at New Zealand funerals crack up at the sight of customised colourful coffins in the shape of a giant cream donut, a sailboat, a firetruck, a chocolate bar, Lego blocks, a casket inspired by the movie 'The Matrix' or depicting people's favourite beaches and holiday spots

Casket inspired by 'Matrix', donut coffins lighten mood at New Zealand funerals(Twitter/Thalion_1/stas_kulesh)
Casket inspired by 'Matrix', donut coffins lighten mood at New Zealand funerals(Twitter/Thalion_1/stas_kulesh)
Updated on Apr 15, 2021 04:49 PM IST
PTI |

Japanese scriptwriter Sugako Hashida, famous for hit drama 'Oshin,' dies at 95

Japanese scriptwriter Sugako Hashida dies of lymphoma at 95. Apart from writing the script of the internationally popular TV drama series 'Oshin' and other popular dramas, she wrote a book asking for the right to die in dignity and according to her request, there will be no funeral.

Japanese scriptwriter Sugako Hashida, famous for hit drama 'Oshin,' dies at 95(Twitter/BoekenWebsiteNL/doramaworld)
Japanese scriptwriter Sugako Hashida, famous for hit drama 'Oshin,' dies at 95(Twitter/BoekenWebsiteNL/doramaworld)
Updated on Apr 06, 2021 09:56 AM IST
AP |

Japan Buddhist temples survive Covid-19 lockdown with online funerals, Zen apps

Zen meditation apps, memorial services held online including match-making services keep Japan's Buddhist temples afloat amid Covid-19 lockdown

Japan Buddhist temples survive Covid-19 lockdown with online funerals, Zen apps(Photo by Lisanto and Markus Winkler on Unsplash)
Japan Buddhist temples survive Covid-19 lockdown with online funerals, Zen apps(Photo by Lisanto and Markus Winkler on Unsplash)
Updated on Mar 06, 2021 06:12 PM IST
Bloomberg |

‘Forrest Gump’ author Winston Groom dies at 77 in Alabama

Noted journalist and iconic author of American history, Winston Groom passed away at the age of 77 in South Alabama town, Fairhope. He is best known for his novel Forrest Gump, which was made into a six-Oscar winning 1994 movie.

‘Forrest Gump’ author Winston Groom dies at 77 in Alabama(Twitter/3rdeyejournal)
‘Forrest Gump’ author Winston Groom dies at 77 in Alabama(Twitter/3rdeyejournal)
Updated on Sep 18, 2020 04:16 PM IST
Fairhope (US) | ByPress Trust of India | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Dalit woman’s body taken off funeral pyre after upper caste group objects

No FIR has been lodged by the Dalit family; the police are probing the matter.

The incident was highlighted by the local people on social media. (Videograb)
The incident was highlighted by the local people on social media. (Videograb)
Updated on Jul 28, 2020 05:04 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow/Agra | ByRajesh Kumar Singh | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
SHARE
Story Saved
×
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
My Offers
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Saturday, January 28, 2023
Start 15 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Register Free and get Exciting Deals