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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

How an online tributes platform is helping people honour the dead in lockdown

June 23, 2020 8:52 pm

By collating messages, videos and pictures of and for the deceased, ‘Tributes’ is ensuring the bereaved family, and friends and relatives of the deceased get their closure and solace, from any corner of the world, even if they have not been able to attend the funeral.

Sunjuwan attack: Tributes paid to slain Army personnel in Jammu

February 13, 2018 8:53 pm

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday morning led the wreath-laying ceremony organised to pay tributes to four of the six soldiers who were killed in the attack.

City pays tributes to Indira Gandhi

November 01, 2011 1:58 am

Tributes were paid to late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 27th martyrdom anniversary here on Monday.

Tributes paid to Kallianawala martyrs

August 02, 2011 12:31 am

Rich tributes were paid to the 282 unsung heroes of the freedom struggle who died of asphyxia at Kallianawala Khooh (well) on August 1,1857,at border town of Ajnala.

Martyrs remembered on Shahid Din

March 24, 2010 3:55 am

Rich tributes were paid to martyrs Bhagat Singh,Rajguru and Sukhdev at Rayat Shikshan Sanstha’s Hutatma Rajguru Vidyalaya at Pandavnagar on Shahid Din on Tuesday.

Tributes paid to Sant Ramanand

June 14, 2009 3:26 am

Rich tributes were paid to late Sant Ramanand at a Shardhanjaly Samaroh organised by Vishav Guru Ravidass Mission at Shri Guru Ravi Dass Dharamshala Ahata Sherjung here today.

Tributes paid to Bose on 112th birth anniversary

January 24, 2009 12:14 am

Functions were held in Ambala,Naraingarh and Barara today to celebrate the 112th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose,who played a vital role in India’s struggle for freedom.


Tributes paid to Siachen braveheart

February 11, 2016 2:33 pm

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Tributes poured in from across the country for the Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Hanamanthappa. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and three service chiefs paid their last respect to the Lance Naik at Brar Square in New Delhi on Thursday. Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia were also among others who paid their last respects to the Lance Naik. Hanamanthappa, who was miraculously found alive after remaining buried under huge mass of snow for six days at the Siachen Glacier, passed away at Army's Research and Referral Hospital at 11.45 a.m. today.

Nepal's former PM Sushil Koirala passes away

February 09, 2016 5:59 am

Kathmandu (Nepal), Feb 09 (ANI): Former prime minister of Nepal Sushil Koirala passed away at the age of 79 after battling with a chronic respiratory problem. Koirala was also being treated for tongue cancer. He is credited with promulgating the new constitution of Nepal in September last year. His body will be taken to party's central office in Kathmandu and kept there for last tributes from party cadres and others.