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  • Artichive: The Burial of the Count of Orgaz

    El Greco, a celebrated painter, sculptor and architect of the Spanish Renaissance painted “The Burial of the Count of Orgaz” (oil on canvas) in 1586, measuring 180 inches × 140 inches, which has been considered as the most beautifully crafted religious painting of all time...

    Legend has it that Count Orgaz was a pious man as well as philanthropist and during his burial ceremony the heavens erupted suddenly and the sky was filled with...

  • Teenager’s burial turns into protest against Duterte’s brutal drug war

    MANILA: A Filipino teenager at the centre of the latest outcry against the president’s bloody crackdown against illegal drugs was buried on Saturday, with mourners turning his funeral into a protest against thousands of drug killings...

    Hundreds of mourners and left-wing activists carried placards that read “Stop killing the poor” and “Justice for Kian” during a kilometers-long funeral march before Kian Loyd delos Santos was interred at...
  • 200 heatwave victims still unidentified, unclaimed; burial to complete today

    KARACHI: Nearly 200 bodies remained unidentified and unclaimed at the Edhi morgue for days before over half of them were finally buried by the charity to make space for the bodies of other heatwave victims, said a representative of the country’s largest charity on Friday...

    Among the dead included the old, the poor and those fasting, said Faisal Edhi, the representative of Edhi Foundation, while addressing a press conference along with...
  • Crowds flood Algeria independence figure’s hometown for burial

    AIT AHMED: Tens of thousands gathered in an Algerian village on Friday for the burial of Hocine Ait-Ahmed, one of the fathers of the country’s struggle for independence and a key opposition figure...

    “Today and tomorrow Hocine lives!,” they chanted, and “Algeria, free and democratic!” Many in the crowd surged forward to try to touch the coffin as it was brought out of the ambulance in preparation for the burial, which was expected to...

  • A hero’s burial for Marcos will deepen unhealed wounds

    EVEN as President Rodrigo Duterte continues to defend his decision to grant hero’s burial to deceased dictator Ferdinand Marcos, more sectors continue to dismiss this move as mere payback to a political debt and one that would open more wounds instead of fostering unity in the country...

    On Sunday, Malacañang directed the military to “undertake the necessary planning and preparations” for the interment of Ferdinand Marcos at the...

  • Philippine dictator Marcos allowed ‘hero’s burial’

    MANILA: Ex-Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos can be given a hero’s burial, the Supreme Court decided on Tuesday in a hugely controversial ruling which critics said would whitewash his crimes and divide the nation...

    The justices overwhelmingly endorsed President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to allow the burial at the “Cemetery of Heroes” in Manila, three decades after a famous “People Power” revolt forced Marcos into US exile and...

  • Philippine dictator Marcos given hero’s burial

    The burial at the “Cemetery of Heroes” was another stunning development in the remarkable political comeback of the Marcos family, a phenomenon given fresh energy by the clan’s strong alliance with new President Rodrigo Duterte...

    “This is nothing new to the Marcoses — they who had hidden wealth, hidden human rights abuses, and now, a hidden burial — with complete disregard for the law...

  • Why Filipinos must protest Marcos burial

    WE should join the mass actions to protest the Marcos burial — especially the ones called for Nov 25 and 30 — because the times call for it...

    We should protest the miscarriage of justice that is the supreme court decision in the Marcos burial cases...

  • Swat minorities seek worship, burial places

    MINGORA: The members of minority communities here on Monday demanded of the government to provide worship and burial places to them...

    The members of Sikh, Hindu and Christian communities told local journalists during a meeting that they faced difficulties in worship and it was responsibility of the government to issue funds for provision of worship and burial places to them...

  • Stephen Hawking's voice beamed into space during London burial

    A message from late British astrophysics giant Stephen Hawking was beamed towards the nearest black hole on Friday as his remains were laid to rest in London's Westminster Abbey...

    With celebrities and science enthusiasts from around the world in attendance, the ashes of the theoretical physicist were interred by the graves of fellow science greats Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin
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