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May 26, 2017
Obituary: KPS Gill, a towering and controversial figure who crushed Punjab militancy with an iron fistKanwar Pal Singh Gill will be best remembered in India’s post-Independent history as the ‘supercop’ who successfully eliminated militancy in Punjab with an iron fist and saved the state from becoming a ‘Khalistan’.
May 26, 2017
KPS Gill passes away: 'Supercop' who had as many admirers as he did detractorsHailed by many as a supercop who ruthlessly stamped out terrorism from Punjab, KPS Gill had an equal number of detractors who slammed his alleged human rights violations in his campaign against Khalistani militancy
May 23, 2017
Nicky Hayden obituary: Remembering the MotoGP champion, a true legend who ruled on and off trackNicky Hayden may be no more, but the legacy that he leaves behind in the world of sport will live on.
May 18, 2017
Reema Lagoo's best films from Hum Aapke Hain Koun to Vaastav: Throwback ThursdayReema Lagoo was to '90s kids what Nirupa Roy was to the earlier generation.
May 10, 2017
Shabana Azmi remembers 'Abba' Kaifi Azmi on his 15th death anniversaryVeteran actress Shabana Azmi remembered her father Kaifi Azmi as "a rare poet" on his 15th death anniversary.
May 02, 2017
Remembering Satyajit Ray: Pather Panchali, Feluda and other nostalgic musingsBengalis tend to take their “kalchaaar” very seriously and there are few personalities that we hold in higher regard than Satyajit Ray.
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.