Cremation

Konijeti Rosaiah, friend to all, bid farewell

Earlier in the day, Rosaiah’s residence at Ameerpet remained choc-a-block with leaders of all hues turning up to pay their last respects.

published on : 6th December 2021

 Cuttack Municipal Corporation to renovate two crematoriums

In the absence of a boundary wall, the crematorium, which does not have proper lighting is now filled with wild bushes and unwanted vegetation. 

published on : 29th November 2021

Chennai's Blue Cross has its own farewell for furry friends with dual-chambered gasifier crematorium

The month-old pet crematorium at Blue Cross of India has been assuring a dignified send-off, offering a sense of solace to pet parents.

published on : 28th November 2021

Row over cremation near SC settlement in Krishnagiri

According to sources, 30 Arunthathiyar families live in Nayakkankottai which comes under the Kottayur panchayat. Rangappa belonging to Scheduled Tribe died on Saturday and was cremated in farmland.

published on : 4th October 2021

Dignity in death: North Eastern community demands burial ground in Chennai

In most cases, taking the bodies back home is time-consuming and a costly affair.

published on : 30th August 2021

Restriction on cremation at Swargadwar lifted for Covid-negative bodies from outside Puri 

However, only 10 persons would be allowed to accompany a body to Swargadwar for cremation.

published on : 15th August 2021

NCPCR seeks action taken report from police in 'rape and murder' of Dalit girl in Delhi's Nangal

The Dalit girl died under suspicious circumstances, even as her parents alleged that she was raped and her body was forcibly cremated by a crematorium's priest.

published on : 4th August 2021

Minor girl cremated without parents' consent in Delhi; crematorium's priest arrested

The priest had told the girl's mother that if she makes a PCR call then the police will make a case out of it and in post mortem doctors will steal all organs of the girl.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Danish Siddiqui: Creator of iconic images trolled even in death

The news of  Reuters photojournalist and Pulitzer prize winner Danish Siddiqui’s death drew strange reactions from right wing extremists on social media on Friday. 

published on : 17th July 2021

Kerala church allows Hindu woman’s cremation in cemetery, her husband too cremated there in June

For the second time, authorities of a Christian church made arrangements in their cemetery to conduct the cremation of a Hindu woman in the water-logged Kuttanad on Wednesday.

published on : 15th July 2021

Belagavi: Shri Ram Sena Hindustan providing smooth last journey to Covid victims

It is in times of trial and tribulation that heroes are born. In Belagavi, a young and brave team has taken on the toughest of jobs -- cremation and burial of Covid patients.

published on : 6th June 2021

With respect and dignity, this team bids goodbye for Covid victims in Andhra Pradesh

During the second wave, the eight-member team has performed the last rites of 200 Covid-19 bodies at nominal rates

published on : 30th May 2021

Calls seeking help overwhelm Coimbatore TMMK volunteers

Amid the second wave of the pandemic, the Tamil Nadu Muslim Munnetra Kazhagam (TMMK) in Coimbatore continues to offer decent burials and cremations to Covid-19 victims.

published on : 30th May 2021

Catholic Church opens its gates for cremation of Pentecost man who died of Covid in Kerala

Srinivas was undergoing treatment for Covid at Alappuzha medical college hospital. The 86-year-old from Tamil Nadu worked at a textile shop in Edathua.

published on : 28th May 2021

Andhra ryots donate Rs 75,000-firewood to Telangana to enable cremation of COVID victims 

The farmers — Akula Venkatarama Rao, Koppula Venkateswara Rao and Koduri Naveen — belong to Gowridevipet in Andhra Pradesh and brought the firewood to the temple town in three tractors.

published on : 28th May 2021
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