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The Office of the Prime Minister has announced that former Governor General Sir Howard Cooke is to be accorded a state funeral on August 8. The funeral will be held at the Holy Trinity Cathedral, 1 George Headley Drive, Kingston, starting at 10 a.m...
The bodies of three top officials from Laos are lying in state following the crash of a military plane in the country's forested northeast. At least five people have been confirmed dead so far, including Defense Minister Douangchay Phichit. A total
M Wednesday, April 30 2014 The five-day State funeral of former President and Prime Minister ANR Robinson is expected to cost $5 million to $10 million or even more. I am looking at anything between $5 million to $10 million, National Security
Herb Gray, one of Canada's longest-serving parliamentarians and the deputy prime minister for five years, will not be given a state funeral, the government said Tuesday...Following his death, admirers of Gray took to social media to ask the same
Jim Flaherty's wife, Christine Elliott, and their sons stand by the casket at the visitation for the longtime finance minister Tuesday in Whitby. Canada's political elite gather today to pay their final respects to Jim Flaherty, the former finance
Media playback is unsupported on your device The day a nation buried WW2 leader Winston Churchill 30 January 2014 Last updated at 02:42 GMT On 30 January 1965, Britain's wartime leader Sir Winston Churchill was buried after a full state funeral.
Auckland [ change ] Partly cloudy Max 26° Min 15° Mandela's coffin heads to ancestral home in Qunu Joe Gilfillan, Newstalk ZB December 14, 2013, 8:28 pm Nelson Mandela's coffin has set off for his ancestral home in Qunu, where his state funeral will
Reply New Comment New Click to rate Labour4thewin, London, United Kingdom, 7 minutes ago Thank goodness. He is not entitled to a 'state funeral', why should he get one?...Reply New Comment New Click to rate Mike, Colchester, 7 minutes ago ""The last
The 87-year-old Queen of England missing getting stabbed by the official state Mourning Sword, which was not been seen in public since the state funeral of Winston Churchill, and by only inches ! The video shows Queen Elizabeth, who will turn 87 this
The toe-tapping footwear that helped earn Stompin' Tom Connors his notable nickname were as authentically Canadian as his heartfelt homegrown tunes. The famed boots were from Boulet, the first company to produce cowboy boots in Canada. Video A