London, April 8
Peaches Geldof, the model and second daughter of musician Bob Geldof and late television presenter Paula Yates, has died aged 25, her family confirmed late on Monday.
“Peaches has died,”...
Kottayam (Ker), March 28
Yesteryear veteran director P Ramdas, who introduced the neo-realistic wave in Malayalam cinema during the 1950s through his path breaking movie Newspaper Boy, has passed away at a hospital...
Mumbai, March 25
Veteran Bollywood actress Nanda, best known for her stellar performances in films like ‘Hum Dono’, ‘Ittefaq’ and ‘Gumnaam’, passed away today following a massive heart attack, family sources said.
Washington, March 24
The death toll from a massive mud slide in the north-west US state of Washington reached eight late Sunday, according to The Seattle Times newspaper.
Rescue workers were to continue their...
March 20, 2014
Tony Benn’s demise comes at a critical juncture in the history of the left movement in the UK
New Delhi, Mar 19
The founder and Chairman of one of the country’s leading pen manufacturers, Luxor Group, DK Jain, passed away in the city on Tuesday. He was 71.
According to a company official, Jain died...
March 7, 2014
Sharing lives and sorrows at Dunkin’ Donuts »
Washington, Feb 23
The last surviving member of the musical von Trapp family, whose story was immortalised in the Broadway musical and movie The Sound of Music, has died at age 99, news reports said on Saturd...
London, April 8
Peaches Geldof, who as the daughter of musician Bob Geldof spent her life in the glare of the world’s media, forged her own career as a successful writer, model and television presenter.
Mogadishu, April 8
A Briton and a Frenchman working for the UN Office on Drugs and Crime were shot dead as they disembarked from a plane in central Somalia, officials and witnesses said.
The pair was shot y...
Kanpur, March 25
Over around a year after the shocking Delhi gangrape case, Indian Ordinance factory on Tuesday launched a light-weight revolver “Nirbheek”, designed especially for women to defend themselves from...
New Delhi, March 24
Delhi Police chief B S Bassi today said inquest would continue in the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, Union Minister Shashi Tharoor’s wife while maintaining that there is “no reason” to proce...
New Delhi, March 23
The viscera report of Sunanda Pushkar, Union Minister Shashi Tharoor’s wife who died under mysterious circumstances two months ago, hints towards drug poisoning but its findings are still inconclu...
New Delhi, March 20
Noted author and journalist Khushwant Singh died here today at the age of 99. His son and journalist Rahul Singh said he passed away very peacefully at his residence in Sujan Singh Park...
Detroit, March 10
William Clay Ford Sr., who helped steer Ford Motor Co. for more than five decades and owned the National Football League’s Detroit Lions, has died at the age of 88.The company said in a sta...
New Delhi, Feb 25
The Supreme Court today referred the issue of legalising euthanasia in the country to a five-judge Constitution bench, saying there has been “inconsistent” opinion in its previous verdicts on with...
New Delhi, Feb 10
An autopsy has confirmed that Nido Tania died from injuries he suffered in an alleged racist attack, local media reported on Monday.
Nido Tania, 20, a native of remote Arunachal Pradesh s...