Posts tagged as Body

Franco’s body can be moved from burial site, says Spain’s top court

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Spain’s supreme court has ruled in favour of moving the remains of the former dictator Francisco Franco away from the state mausoleum in which he was buried when he died in 1975, possibly putting an end to decades of controversy over his burial place. This should allow the government of the Socialist Pedro Sánchez to go ahead with its plans to move the remains from the Valley of the Fallen…

Two arrested over pictures of Emiliano Sala’s body ‘posted online’

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

A man and a woman have been arrested over photos purportedly showing the body of Emiliano Sala in a morgue which were posted online. The woman, 48, and man, 62, allegedly obtained the pictures of the footballer’s remains. They were arrested in February, but it has come to light now after the image circulated on social media. It allegedly shows the Argentinian striker’s remains at the Holly Tree Lodge mortuary…

Emiliano Sala: Body identified as Cardiff City footballer

Friday, February 8, 2019

The body recovered from the wreckage of a crashed plane is that of Cardiff City player Emiliano Sala, Dorset Police have said. Sala, 28, was travelling to Cardiff in a plane piloted by David Ibbotson, which went missing over the English Channel on 21 January. The Argentine’s body was recovered late on Wednesday after the wreckage was found on Sunday morning. Dorset Police confirmed the identification on Thursday night. In…

Women over 50 ‘too old’ to love, French author Yann Moix says

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A French writer is being criticised after saying he would be “incapable” of loving a woman aged 50 or above… despite being 50 himself. Yann Moix told Marie Claire magazine he found women of that age “too old”. “I prefer younger women’s bodies, that’s all. End of. The body of a 25-year-old woman is extraordinary. The body of a woman of 50 is not extraordinary at all,” he said. The…

Body of man who went missing on Saaremaa ferry found

Monday, June 18, 2018

The body of a 24-year-old man who fell overboard or jumped off the deck of a ferry plying the Virtsu-Kuivastu route before noon on Friday was recovered by divers late on Friday afternoon. The body of the man was found on the sea bottom not far from the dock of Kuivastu harbour and recovered by divers from the Muhu volunteer maritime rescue unit at about 18.00 on Friday. The body…