In This Town In Telangana, People Can Perform Funerals At Re 1
Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 7:28 AM
Seeking to ensure a decent funeral for poor, the civic-body in Karimnagar town of Telangana will launch a scheme next-month under which last rites can be performed for just one-rupee. "The middle and low-income group people can avail the facility by paying only Re.1 as charges for cremation. The scheme will be extended to all, irrespective of caste and religion," Mr Singh told PTI.
Ceremonies for George HW Bush draw together presidents, world envoys
Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 7:31 PM
The nation's capital bids its final farewell to the late former President George H.W. Bush in a service of prayer and praise that is drawing together world envoys, Americans of high-office and a guy from Maine who used to fix things in Bush's house on the water. A viewing for 41st president at the hushed Capitol Rotunda drew to a close on Wednesday morning.