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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.
Sep 20, 2017
Stanislav Petrov, Soviet military officer who 'saved the world' from nuclear war, dies at 77Stanislav Petrov, a former Soviet military officer known in the West as "the man who saved the world" for his role in averting a nuclear war over a false missile warning at the height of the Cold War, has died at 77.
Jun 16, 2017
Helmut Kohl, former German chancellor who reunited Germany after Cold War, dies at 87Helmut Kohl, the former German chancellor who seized the chance to reunite his country after years of Cold War separation, died on Friday at the age of 87.
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.
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.
Mar 18, 2017
Caribbean poet and Nobel laureate Derek Walcott passes away at 87Derek Walcott's best-known work is his epic poem Omeros, published in 1990 and freely inspired by Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.