Funeral to take place for royal nurse

The funeral of the nurse found dead after being duped by a prank call to the hospital treating the Duchess of Cambridge will take place in India today.

Jacintha Saldanha Credit: Facebook

46-year-old Jacintha Saldanha was found hanging in her nurses' quarters at London's King Edward VII's Hospital on December 7. Her family have flown to her home country for the funeral, which will take place at Our Lady of Health Church in the town of Shirva, Karnataka at 10.30am UK time.