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Mar 09, 2018
Bollywood's ethereal star Madhubala remembered by New York Times in a special obituary sectionMadhubala was born with a ventricular septal defect, a hole in her heart. The condition was diagnosed in 1954 and there was no treatment for it. She passed away on 23 February, 1969, just nine days after her 36th birthday.
Mar 07, 2018
'Sridevi, actress': Celebrating a superstar robbed of her due by a patriarchal northern ahistorical gazeA celebration of Sridevi's extraordinary life is incomplete unless we throw out reductive labels and remember her for what she was – an adventurer across languages and state borders, a risk-taker, an artist, an Indian superstar. In other words, “Sridevi, actress.”
Feb 28, 2018
Sridevi: To millions of fans, she was an incomparable star; to one child, she was a true heroineWe often underestimate the power of art in our lives. The fact is that we all have fractured lives in a sense, and art can fill in those cracks. What Sridevi wrought on screen was art. She was Art, and for one lost and terribly hurt boy, Sri was everything, writes Harish Iyer
Feb 26, 2018
Sridevi, the style icon: Glamorous, quirky, demure, outré — there was no look the actress couldn't carry offThe uncontainable quality Sridevi lent to all her roles found astonishing sartorial expression
Feb 25, 2018
Sridevi passes away: How the actress sparkled in South films before Bollywood wooed herWhen Sridevi left the South film industry for Bollywood, she broke our hearts. But now she has left us forever, writes Sujatha Narayanan
Jan 15, 2018
Journalist, writer Gnani passes away: Tamil Nadu will miss his fiercely independent voiceGnani’s contribution to the Tamil political and socio-cultural landscape spans over four decades.
Jan 12, 2018
Doodhnath Singh, Hindi writer and winner of Bharat Bharti award, passes away aged 81Eminent Hindi writer Doodhnath Singh, winner of the Bharat Bharti award, died in Allahabad early on Friday, doctors said. He was 81
Jan 08, 2018
Four-time Emmy nominated Coach actor Jerry Van Dyke passes away aged 86Actor and comedian Jerry Van Dyke, who is famous for his role in the sitcom Coach, passed away at the age of 86. He was not keeping well after meeting with an accident in 2015
Dec 04, 2017
Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor passes away in Mumbai at the age of 79Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor passed away on 4 December at the age of 79. He breathed his last in Mumbai after battling a prolonged illness
Nov 22, 2017
Legendary Assamese actor Biju Phukan passes away at the age of 70Phukan, counted as one of the most prominent actors of Assam, acted in over 80 films including some Bengali films during 1970s to 1990s and had given several superhit films to the Assamese film industry.