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Canada-based NRI wanted in Jagdish drug case dies of cardiac arrest

Ranjit Singh Aujla alias Dara Muthada, a Canada-based NRI who was wanted by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in the multi-crore Jagdish...

Global NRI Stories

'KK's demise is a big loss to Indian music industry'

Indian film and music industry colleagues of popular singer KK joined his family in paying their final respects at his funeral yesterday.

Entertainment

Singer KK dies shortly after Kolkata concert

Popular Bollywood singer KK died shortly after a live performance at a concert by Gurudas College at south Kolkata's Nazrul Mancha.

Entertainment

Australian cricket legend Shane Warne dead at 52

Legendary Australian cricketer Shane Warne has died aged 52. He passed away in Koh Samui, Thailand, of a suspected heart attack.

Cricket

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's son Zain has passed away

Microsoft’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Satya Nadella and his wife Anu lost their son Zain on Monday morning. He was 26 years old and...

USA NRI Stories

Dance Doyenne Santha Bhaskar, Aunty Bhaskar to all, passes on at 82

Santha Bhaskar, one of the leading torch bearers of Indian classical dance in Singapore and co-founder of Bhaskar Arts Academy, passed away...

Singapore

Former journalist Marc Lourdes dies in a road accident in Kota Baru, Malaysia

Former journalist Marc Lourdes passed on in a fatal accident yesterday. 40-year-old Marc left behind his wife and his mother.

Global

Tributes pour in as India bids adieu to ‘nightingale’ Lata Mangeshkar

India’s legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar passed away at the age of 92 in Mumbai’s Breach Candy Hospital today following multiple organ...

Entertainment

His characters will eternally remain popular: Modi on cartoonist Debnath’s demise

Prominent cartoonist and Padma Shri awardee Narayan Debnath died in Kolkata after battling prolonged illness. He was 96 and is survived by...

India

PM, celebrities condole death of Kathak legend Birju Maharaj

Prime Minister Narendra Modi joined several other Bollywood actors and singers to condole the demise of legendary Kathak dancer Pandit Birju...

Entertainment

Singaporean Tamil VJ and 90s star Anandha Kannan passes away

Popular Singaporean Tamil video jockey and actor Anandha Kannan passed away last night, according to reports. The 48-year-old was reportedly...

Singapore

Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui killed during clashes in Afghanistan

Danish Siddiqui, an Indian photojournalist based in Afghanistan was killed while covering a clash between Afghan security forces and Taliban...

Global

Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar passes away at 98

Dilip Kumar, who gave Hindi cinema some of its most enduring classics, died today in Mumbai's PD Hinduja Hospital. He was 98.

Entertainment

Indian Asian Games gold medallist Dingko Singh dies aged 42

India mourned the death of Ngangom Dinko Singh, the bantamweight boxer who won the Asian Games gold in the 1998 edition in Bangkok.

Global

Buddhadeb’s 'Bagh Bahadur' Pavan Malhotra pays a tribute to 5-time National Film Award winning auteur

Filmmaker Buddhadeb Dasgupta the celebrated auteur best-known for films such Bagh Bahadur, Tahader Katha, Charachar and Uttara, succumbed to...

Entertainment Analysis & Commentary

Bollywood actor Rajiv “Chimpu” Kapoor dies at 58

Rajiv Kapoor was the younger brother of Randhir and the late Rishi Kapoor.

Movies

Pranab Mukherjee - One of India's premier statesmen

The 13th President of India (2012-2017), served the nation in various capacities over a political career spanning five decades.

Global

Former IPCC, TERI chief RK Pachauri dies at 79

RK Pachauri, the former chief of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change...

Global

In Memoriam: Arun Jaitley, the all-rounder politician

Arun Jaitley was one of the most versatile and competent leaders of India and his contributions to our nation will be remembered for years...

Global Analysis & Commentary

Bollywood star and BJP MP Vinod Khanna succumbs in battle with cancer

Veteran actor and sitting BJP MP from Gurdaspur in Punjab Vinod Khanna died today morning in HN Reliance Foundation and Research Centre in...

Entertainment

Om Puri passes away, Narendra Modi, Bollywood celebs pay tribute on Twitter

Indian cinema has lost one of the finest actors - Om Puri. The actor passed away after a massive heart attack early on Friday morning, he...

Entertainment