Entertainment  /  Published 27.03.20

Mark Blum dies of coronavirus complications

Actor Mark Blum, best known for featuring in movies such as 'Desperately Seeking Susan', 'Crocodile Dundee' and Netflix series 'You', has died of complications from COVID-19. He was 69.The news of his...
By PTI in Los Angeles

Entertainment  /  Published 25.03.20

Photography veteran Nemai Ghosh dies at 86

Veteran photographer Nemai Ghosh, who had a long association with directing great Satyajit Ray, passed away at a city hospital on Wednesday morning here, his family said. He was 86....
By PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.02.20

Tapas Paul passes away in Mumbai

The journey of Tapas Paul, one of Tollywood’s go-to lead actors of the 1980s and ’90s, ended at a Mumbai hospital early on Tuesday at the age of 61.An element of pathos in Paul’s life was palpab...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 30.04.20

Gavaskar mourns ‘legend’

Sunil Gavaskar mourned the death of Chuni Goswami on Thursday hailing him as a “champion and legend”.The former India football captain was also a first-class cricketer and led Bengal to the Ranji ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Bollywood  /  Published 30.04.20

The romantic hero who could pull off any role

A twinkle in the eye. A smile on his lips. Ever ready with a quip. A man full of life. The romantic hero who could pull off any role. The Telegraph doffs its hat to Rishi Kapoor, the evergreen ma...
By Priyanka Roy


India  /  Published 11.06.19

Girish Karnad: Mathematics grad to literary colossus and secular hero

Girish Karnad, the celebrated Kannada playwright, director and actor whose championing of free speech had brought him into conflict with Right-wing Hindu groups, passed away at his Bangalore home on M...
By The Telegraph

Entertainment  /  Published 10.05.20

Rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Little Richard dies

Little Richard, one of the chief architects of rock ‘n’ roll whose piercing wail, pounding piano and towering pompadour irrevocably altered popular music while introducing black R&B to white A...
By AP in Nashville

Sports  /  Published 30.04.20

Artist all-rounder

Subimal “Chuni” Goswami came closest to being called a sporting polymath — he was an artist on the football field, played first class cricket well enough to lead Bengal to the Ranji Trophy final...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta


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