Litterateur Binapani Mohanty cremated

The mortal remains of litterateur Binapani Mohanty were consigned to flames with full State honours at Sati Chaura cremation ground in the city on Monday.

published on : 26th April 2022

Muslim men help Hindu family cremate body in Vellore

The Muslim members of the Majithe Trust helped the family cremate the body and perform the last rites as per Hindu tradition.

published on : 16th April 2022

Muslim men in Vellore help Hindu family cremate body

His family members including his brother Sudhakar and his mother didn't have money to cremate the body or do the last rites.

published on : 16th April 2022

Kerala man performing final rites, by choice

Ramesh Korapath, a master’s degree holder, left his job as a CRPF sub inspector to take up cremation at Ivor Madom in Thiruvilwamala for a  career, reports  A SATISH

published on : 13th March 2022

Restriction on cremation at Swargadwar lifted

Only 10 persons would be allowed to accompany a body to Swargadwar and they have to strictly adhere to Covid guidelines while performing last rites.

published on : 28th January 2022

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

Cremations don’t matter when PM-cares

Two contrasting scenes of shame hit India last week. One was people dying in Ahmedabad in numbers the crematoriums could not handle.

published on : 18th April 2021

Dressed in bridal red, Sridevi cremated with state honours

AMIDST the moist eyes of thousands of her fans, industry colleagues and family members, the Indian Cinema icon Sridevi was cremated with full state honours here on Wednesday.

published on : 1st March 2018