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Royal hoax call nurse's funeral

The funeral of the nurse who killed herself after a prank call to the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was being treated has taken place in her home town in India.

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Australian DJs hoax called hospital treating Duchess

Mel Greig and Michael Christian Credit: 2Day FM

Two Australian DJs, Mel Greig and Michael Christian, rang the King Edward VII Hospital in the early hours of Tuesday morning, pretending to be the Queen and asking to speak to "Kate, my granddaughter."

They were transferred to the nurse taking care of the Duchess of Cambridge, who disclosed details of her condition.

The hospital called the stunt "deplorable" and said they were "reviewing" their telephone protocols.

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