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John Lennon

Gal Gadot Confesses Her 'Imagine' Cover Video Was In ‘Poor Taste’

Jan 07, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

Gal Gadot has stated that the video of her and other celebrities singing John Lennon's 'Imagine' from their balconies as a show of support for people fighting Covid-19 was 'in poor taste.'

Paul McCartney Says John Lennon 'Instigated' The Beatles' Split

Oct 12, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

In the upcoming episode of an interview series 'This Cultural Life', Paul McCartney, opened up about The Beatles' break up.

Lennon's Killer Says He Sought Glory, Deserves Death Penalty For 'Despicable Act'

Mark David Chapman shot and killed Lennon on the night of December 8, 1980, as he and Ono were returning to their Upper West Side apartment.

Wife Of John Lennon's Assassin Admits Of Knowing The Murder Plot

Aug 05, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

On December 8, 1980, Chapman fired five times at Lennon, hitting him four times in the back, and later sat down on a nearby curb reading a novel until he was arrested by the police.

March For Our Lives: Beatles Star Paul McCartney Joins In, Remembers John Lennon

"As you know, one of my best friends was shot not far from here. It is important to me," McCartney told CNN.

23 January, 2018

Come Together: Displays To Mark 50 Years Of Beatles In India

Outlook Web Bureau

They wrote around 48 songs during their seven-week stay at the centre, now known as the Beatles Ashram.

08 December, 2005

Power To The People

Tariq Ali

It is twenty-five years ago that John Lennon was murdered. This 1971 interview that is said to have inspired him to write the anthem by the above name first appeared in The Red Mole.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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