Dino Zoff has paid a fond tribute to Paolo Rossi, after the death of the man who was Italy's top scorer in their 1982 World Cup triumph
Jagmohan Singh, who had held national records in 110m hurdles and decathlon, also served Indian sport as teacher, coach, administrator and physical trainer
A creative midfielder, Carlton Chapman played for India between 1995 and 2001. He died on Monday following a heart attack in Bengaluru
Van Halen is among the top 20 best-selling artists of all time and the band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2007.
Jaswant Singh would be particularly remembered for reorienting India’s foreign policy at the turn of the 21st century as India became a nuclear power.
Tributes have poured in for former Australian batsman Dean Jones, who died at the age of 59 in Mumbai after suffering a heart attack
He was the senior-most minister with the longest experience who had helped manoeuvre the party in the beleaguered post-1996 years. He had guided Sonia Gandhi most sincerely when she finally joined politics in 1998
Pandit Jasraj breathed his last in New Jersey, US, announced his daughter Durga Jasraj.
Chetan Chauhan died on Sunday due to COVID-19 related complications after being put on life support for nearly 36 hours
Amar Singh was undergoing treatment for kidney-related illness at a hospital in Singapore.
Roger Milla was the big star of Cameroon's run to the Italia 90 quarter-finals, but Stephen Tataw was the leader of that great team
Jack Charlton, who played a key role in England's 1966 World Cup triumph, has died at the age of 85, his former club Leeds United have announced
In a career spanning nearly four decades as an independent choreographer, Saroj Khan worked with all the major actors to become a legend in her lifetime.
Rajinder Goel, a left-arm spinner for generations, along with Mumbai's Padmakar Shivalkar, played their best cricket in the 1970's, an era that belonged to none other than the legendary Bishan Singh Bedi
Mainstream Bollywood cinema has been notoriously patriarchal. But Rajnigandha broke this mould as Chatterjee created a love story around a woman and her dilemma as the central theme.
The USP of Basu Chatterjee's films was the fact he chose his protagonists from the middle class who were all rooted in real life. Chatterjee’s films bore an unmistakable imprint of his typical style of film-making, something which went on to inspire generations of film-makers in the years to come.
Basu Chatterjee was known for his middle-of-the-road cinema and films such as Chhoti Si Baat and Rajnigandha.
Gigi Simoni was fondly remembered by Inter and Cremonese, clubs he led to famous trophy success, after his death was announced on Friday
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.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.