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Apr 14, 2017
Obituary: Former J&K governor Girish Saxena was a gentleman who brought Valley back from the brinkThe courage and character of Girish 'Gary' Saxena, who died on Friday aged 90, was tested often, whether when he was an undercover agent in Pakistan (something he denied, but of which the Pakistani establishment was convinced), or as chief of RAW (India’s external intelligence agency), or as security adviser to the prime minister.
Apr 14, 2017
Sheila Abdus-Salaam, United States' first female Muslim judge, drowns in New York's Hudson RiverSheila Abdus-Salaam, 65, an associate judge of the New York Court of Appeals, was pulled from the Hudson River and pronounced dead on Wednesday after being alerted by an emergency call, police said Thursday.
Apr 08, 2017
How Maya Angelou's poetry taught me the importance of imagination, sass and identityOn Maya Angelou's birthday, give yourself the gift of her poetry.
Mar 23, 2017
Remembering Govind Talwalkar, the late veteran journalist who was committed to the idea of secularismGovind Talwalkar did not belong to any specific school of thought, though he had some very strong and uncompromising convictions.
Mar 22, 2017
Remembering Govind Talwalkar: A stalwart in journalism, whom readers will missGovind Talwalkar, the long-time editor of Maharashtra Times passed away on Tuesday night in Cleveland, Ohio. He was an eminent journalist and a titan in Marathi journalism.
Feb 02, 2017
Eminent sports journalist Nirmal Shekar passes away at the age of 60Nirmal Shekar, former sports editor of The Hindu and former editor of Sportstar, passed away in Chennai on Wednesday night at the age of 60.
Jan 15, 2017
Surjit Singh Barnala: A leader guided more by conscience than political expediencySurjit Singh Barnala’s last disappearing act, on 14 January, for his eternal journey is a reminder that Punjab has a tradition of leaders like Barnala who were guided more by their conscience than political expediency.
Jan 14, 2017
Surjit Singh Barnala: Moderate Akali politician who almost became prime ministerBarnala was elected from the Barnala assembly constituency during the 1985 assembly polls held after the signing of the Rajiv Longowal accord.
Jan 06, 2017
RIP Om Puri: The actor's reel legacy remains peerless; we've lost a true starThe word ‘different’ has been used to describe Om Puri at various stages of his acting career. And, different he truly was.
Jan 06, 2017
Om Puri dead: Priyanka Chopra, Sonam Kapoor, Anupam Kher and others mourn on TwitterRevered actor Om Puri passed away on Friday morning, 6 January, after suffering a cardiac arrest.