Saturday, Oct 23, 2021


Avi Barot, Former India U-19 Cricket Captain, Dies At 29

Oct 16, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Avi Barot led the India U-19 team in 2011 and earlier this year, he grabbed attention with a 122-run knock in just 53 balls during a Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy match.

Roger Hunt, England And Liverpool Legend, Dies At 83

Sep 28, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Liverpool, where Roger Hunt spent most of his playing career, said he died on Monday after a long illness.

Jimmy Greaves, England Football Legend, Dies At 81

Greaves suffered a minor stroke in 2012 and his family thought he had made a full recovery until he was admitted to intensive care after a more severe stroke in May 2015.

Mizoram U-19 Cricket Team Head Coach Murtaza Lodhgar Dies Of Heart Attack In Vizag

Sep 18, 2021 PTI

Lodhgar, 45, was in the port city with the Mizoram colts, who were set to play the league phase of Vinoo Mankad Trophy.

Yuriy Sedykh, Hammer Throw World Record Holder, Dies At 66

Sedykh threw a world record 86.74 meters at the European Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, a mark which still stands.

14 September, 2021

Bhabani Roy, Former India Football Player And Mohun Bagan Legend, Dies


Roy played his club football for Mohun Bagan from 1968 onwards wherein he captained the green and maroons in 1972 which was his last year in the club as a player.

05 September, 2021

Chandan Mitra, A Teacher And A Friend: A Tribute

Suman K Jha

Why Chandan Mitra was truly the pioneer

02 September, 2021

Syed Ali Geelani: The Last Separatist

Naseer Ganai

For the past 30 years, Geelani had remained the pivot of Kashmiri separatism. Geelani was known for giving prolonged strike calls and one word from him brought Kashmir to a pause.

30 August, 2021

Vasu Paranjape, Famous Cricket Coach, Dies At 82


He was the captain of a very strong Dadar Union side that boasted of names like Sunil Gavaskar, Dilip Vengsarkar

26 August, 2021

Ted Dexter, Former England Cricket Team Captain, Dies


A powerful middle-order batsman and medium-pace bowler, Dexter played 62 Tests between 1958 and 1968, leading the side in 30 of those

24 August, 2021

Chandrasekhar Menon, Olympian And 1962 Asian Games Football Goal Medal Winner, Dies


Chandrasekhar, a defender in his playing days, was suffering from age-related ailments for some time


23 August, 2021

Pradeep Guha: The Man I Knew As A Young Media Professional

Aditi Chakraborty

Film Producer and media personality, Pradeep Guha had once revamped the entire print media industry with his pathbreaking ideas, but he was indeed an unassuming man, writes a former colleague for Outlook. Guha died at a hospital in Mumbai on Saturday.

19 August, 2021

OM Nambiar, Athletics Coach And Mentor Of India's Sprint Queen PT Usha, Dies At 89

Outlook Web Bureau

Apart from PT Usha, OM Nambiar coached some of India's finest athletes, including Shiny Wilson and Vandana Rao

15 August, 2021

Former India Defender Chinmoy Chatterjee Dies


Chatterjee switched from Mohun Bagan to arch-rivals East Bengal where he played from 1976-79 and 1982-86

15 August, 2021

Gerd Muller, Bayern Munich's German Legend, Dies Aged 75

Outlook Web Bureau

Nicknamed Der Bomber der Nation, Muller in 1972 scored 85 goals in only 60 matches for club and country a feat which was eclipsed by Lionel Messi (91 goals in 69) in 2012

09 August, 2021

Veteran Actor Anupam Shyam Passes Away In Mumbai At 63

Outlook Web Desk

In his nearly three-decade-long career, Anupam Shyam featured in films like "Satya", "Dil Se", "Lagaan", "Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi" and received critical acclaim for his role as Thakur Sajjan Singh on "Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya", which aired in 2009 on Star Plus.

28 July, 2021

Indian Badminton Great Nandu Natekar Dies


The 88-year-old, who won over 100 national and international titles in his career, was suffering from age-related ailments


18 July, 2021

How Fans Who Wrote Love Letters In Blood Dumped Rajesh Khanna For Amitabh Bachchan

Giridhar Jha

Stardom can be ephemeral but rarely does one come across as heart-breaking an example as that of Rajesh Khanna.

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Members of the Muslim community conduct Friday prayers in an open site amid heavy police presence, during protests by residents and members of various pro-Hindu organisations, at Sector 12 area, in Gurugram.

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Bihar Governor Fagu Chauhan presents a memonto to President Ram Nath Kovind at Raj Bhawan, in Patna.

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A worker arranges lanterns at a shop ahead of the Diwali festival, in Thane.

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A security person stands guard near the venue of Union Home Minister Amit Shah's scheduled public meeting, in Jammu.

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Workers weigh groundnut at Khetiwadi Utpann Bazar Samiti yard at Bedi in Rajkot.

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Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

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Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

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