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Mourners fill church for royal prank call nurse's funeral

The funeral is being held for the nurse who was found dead after becoming the victim of a prank call at the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was being treated.

The Our Lady of Health Church in Shriva in south-west India was packed with mourners, including Jacintha Saldanha's husband and children.

The priest and other Church officials conduct the ceremony Credit: Reuters
Jacintha's coffin was decorated with tropical flowers and a portrait of her Credit: Reuters


Londoner's body found in crocodile infested river

The body of a Londoner who was killed during a trip on a crocodile infested river in India has been found.

Michael Easton from Holland Park was one of two two British men who died after disappearing during an excursion on the Cauvery River, near Bangalore.

Ian Turton, from York's body was discovered earlier this week.

Today the Foreign Office said a second body has now been found.

It said it was providing consular assistance to the men's families.

Police charge six for trafficking offences

Scotland Yard released details of the trafficking charges this morning. Credit: PA

The Metropolitan Police have said that six people from London have been charged in connection with the trafficking of an Indian woman. The suspects face a number of counts including rape, sexual assault and making threats to kill the victim who came from the city of Hyderabad.