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Former J-K governor Jagmohan passes away
Former Union minister and Jammu and Kashmir governor Jagmohan, whose tough measures as an administrator in various roles won him many admirers but also drew criticism from some quarters, passed......
Sitar maestro Pandit Debu Chaudhuri dies of Covid related complications
Sitar maestro Pandit Debu Chaudhuri died of Covid related complications at a Delhi hospital on Saturday, his son Prateek Chaudhuri said. He was 85. Prateek announced the death of his father,......
Complete list of Padma awardees, 2021
The Narendra Modi government on Monday announced the prestigious Padma awards for 2021. In all 119 Padma awards were announced, of which the Padma Vibushan, the second highest civil award in......
Dr V Shanta, renowned cancer specialist, passes away
Renowned oncologist and chairperson of the Cancer Institute in Chennai, Dr V Shanta, who is noted for her outstanding contribution to cancer care, died early on Tuesday. She was 93. IMAGE: Prime......
SC refers 2009 contempt case against Bhushan to other bench
The Supreme Court on Tuesday decided to refer to another bench the 2009 contempt case against activist-lawyer Prashant Bhushan and journalist Tarun Tejpal to deal with certain larger questions......
Mystery of the missing 296 Associated Journals' shareholders
Congress leaders claim The Associated Journals Limited has 761 shareholders while the company shows more than 1,000 There is a curious mismatch between the number of shareholders reported by The......
Fight against corruption: How ordinary people made a difference
The roots of the cancellation of 2G telecom spectrum licences and coal blocks lie in two non-profit organisations - Common Cause and CPIL. In the late 1970s, phrases such as consumer protection......
'Legends never die'
Photograph: Kind courtesy Anupam Kher/Twitter Acting legend Soumitra Chatterjee passed into the ages on November 15. Film folk from all over India as well as politicians got together to pay......
Acting legend Soumitra Chatterjee passes away
In a career spanning six decades, the Dada Saheb Phalke awardee has acted in more than 300 films. Photograph: PTI Photo Soumitra Chatterjee, the actor who helped take Indian cinema across the......
Review: Pataakha is a fun watch
Fun, colourful, comical are adjectives you rarely use for a Vishal Bhardwaj film, but that's exactly what Pataakha is, notes Urvi Parikh. When you think of Vishal Bhardwaj, the first thing that......
PIX: Ranveer-Deepika show off Bajirao Mastani
Sanjay Leela Bansali's magnificent looking opus Bajirao Mastani released today to mixed reviews (Read Raja Sen's review here). Before the film hit the theatres, Bhansali held a special......
PIX: The GORGEOUS women Akshay launched
Khiladi Kumar really knows how to place his bets on newbies... In an eventful career spanning close to 25 years, Akshay Kumar has starred in over 100 films. The list of his leading ladies is just......
Delhi HC passes stay-order against life-ban on Jwala Gutta
The Delhi high court has asked the Badminton Association of India to allow ace Indian shuttler Jwala Gutta to participate in upcoming tournaments till the disciplinary authority takes a final......
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