News  /  Published 01.05.22

Karaya Road’s Scottish Cemetery now a biodiversity-rich zone

The task of restoring the graves and tombstones is going on. Till now, 200 graves have been restored. “The overriding objective is to restore the cemetery as a managed open space,” said N...
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata

World  /  Published 23.04.22

Another Russian barbaric act

The French military says it has filmed Russian mercenaries burying bodies near an army base in northern Mali. France says it suspects the operation was part of a disinformation campaign against its tr...
By Deutsche Welle

India  /  Published 09.05.21

7 shroud thieves arrested in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh Police on Sunday arrested seven people, for allegedly stealing clothes from crematoria and graveyards and selling them. According to Circle Officer of Baraut Alok Singh on Sunday said a...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Baghpat

India  /  Published 20.04.21

'Smashan' and 'kabristan' all same

By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 08.06.19

Wall of Carey cemetery intact

By Subhankar Chowdhury in Serampore(Hooghly)

North East  /  Published 06.05.19

Hindus, Muslims build life and death bond

Setting an example of communal harmony, a Hindu family has donated a plot of land for expansion of a kabarstan (graveyard) in Upper Assam’s Lakhimpur district.This rare gesture made by the family of...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


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