dead relatives

Mahalaya invokes Goddess Durga, puja countdown begins

September 27th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) Many Bengalis woke up before the crack of dawn Tuesday for their annual tryst with Mahalaya, an auspicious occasion invoking mother Goddess Durga to descend on ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Muslims celebrate Eid in China

August 31st, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 31 (IANS) Millions of Muslims in China celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr Wednesday with religious zeal and fervour.Early Wednesday morning, Muslims from northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and Ningxia Hui ... Read more...

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Drive through mortuary lets one view their dead through display window

April 18th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 18 (ANI): A mortuary in the US has come up with a facility to allow mourners to view their dead relatives through a drive-thru display window.Robert L. Adams Mortuary in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New Yorkers losing patience with Mayor Bloomberg over snow chaos

December 30th, 2010 - 10:15 am ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 30 (ANI): Public pressure is mounting on New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg over the poor management of snow clearing up operations in the Apple City. According to The Telegraph, ... Read more...

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Lavish funerals in vogue in SE Asian societies

September 28th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 28 (IANS) More and more people in Southeast Asian countries now want to give their dead relatives a "lavish" funeral, the best that money can buy. From gold-plated coffins to burial ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cannibals And Apparitions In ‘Mano Ya Na Mano 2′

August 27th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Do you have faith in Aghoris and has anyone faced them in reality? Or have any of your dead relatives visited you after they died? These two ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ancient human-bone sculptors ‘turned relatives into buttons, combs’

August 11th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): It's a bit gruesome, but practical too - members of a pre-Aztec civilization used bones from freshly dead relatives to make buttons, combs, needles, spatulas, and dozens ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

191 killed in Kyrgyzstan violence

June 17th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bishkek, June 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 191 people have been killed and thousands injured in the ethnic clashes in southern Kyrgyzstan since last week, Kyrgyz health ministry said Thursday. "As of Thursday ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Denise Richards’ late mother inspired her to do psychic TV show

June 20th, 2009 - 11:15 am ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): Former Bond girl Denise Richards says that her psychic connection with her late mother inspired her to work with famed psychic John Edward on his upcoming TV series ... Read more...

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