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Author, adman Shovon Chowdhury passes away; tributes pour in for the veteran

February 27, 2021 11:49 am

Along with his flourishing advertising career, he authored two books: The Competent Authority and Murder with Bengali Characteristics

Popular US talk show host Larry King dies at 87; here are some of his books

January 23, 2021 7:38 pm

Larry King authored close to 70 books in his lifetime

Ved Mehta passes away at 86; tributes pour in for the celebrated writer

January 11, 2021 9:40 am

The author of 27 books, including the twelve-volume autobiographical series Continents of Exile, a MacArthur Prize fellow, and member of the British Royal Society of Literature, Mehta also taught writing at numerous colleges and universities

Designer Satya Paul passes away at 79; Kangana Ranaut, Masaba Gupta pay tributes

January 07, 2021 8:58 pm

“Satya Paul, a shining instance of what it means to reside with immeasurable ardour and unrelenting involvement. The distinct imaginative and prescient you delivered to the Indian trend trade is a stupendous tribute to this. A privilege to have had you amongst us. Condolences & Blessings," wrote Sadhguru

'End of an era': Manish Malhotra, Dior mourn the demise of Pierre Cardin

December 29, 2020 8:32 pm

Tributes poured in for the iconic French designer, known for his avant-garde style and futuristic designs

French fashion designer Pierre Cardin dies at 98

December 29, 2020 8:32 pm

Born on July 7, 1922 in Venice, Italy, Cardin was known for savvy business moves and his space-age designs that made him highly successful

Batik artist Yasala Balaiah passes away at 81; Telangana CM condoles his death

December 24, 2020 5:30 pm

Through his Batik art, Yasala Balaiah unveiled the beauty of the village life, K Chandrasekhar Rao said. He was born in Ibrahimpur of Siddipet district in 1939

Dilli Gharana vocalist Ustad Iqbal Ahmed Khan dies at 66; a look at his unseen soirees

December 17, 2020 7:55 pm

Since 1981, Ustad Iqbal Ahmed Khan was serving as the custodian or Khalifa of Dilli Gharana

Modern dance pioneer Astad Deboo passes away at 73; know more about his legacy

December 10, 2020 12:50 pm

"He left us in the early hours of December 10, at his home in Mumbai, after a brief illness, bravely borne," the family announced on social media

Popular Urdu satirist Mujtaba Hussain passes away in Hyderabad

May 28, 2020 10:19 am

Many of Hussain's books have been translated from Urdu to Hindi, English and other languages over the years.


Stella Tennant passes away at 50; a pictorial tribute to the British model

December 24, 2020 11:12 am

Take a look at these pictures of the popular British model Stella Tennant