IN PHOTOS | KK, Pele, Sidney Poitier, Queen Elizabeth II... Famous figures we lost in 2022
Let us take a moment to remember the souls who passed away in the year past. They leave behind their unforgettable legacies...
RIP Mulayam Singh Yadav: Here is a collection of photos from the Samajwadi Party founder's career
Samajwadi Party founder, strategist and trained wrestler, Mulayam Singh Yadav was a pivot for opposition politics for decades and a veteran of many a political battle in his home akhara' Uttar Pradesh whose influence transcended boundaries of the state. The 82-year-old SP patriarch died on Monday at a Gurugram hospital. Here is a collection of photographs from his decades-long political career.
IN PHOTOS | Women, activists across the world express solidarity with anti-hijab protests in Iran
Iran has exploded in protests in the aftermath of the death of a 22-year-old woman who was detained by security forces. Thousands have descended on the streets to decry Iran’s heavy-handed and draconian security services. People across the world, too, are marching, to express their solidarity for the women of Iran.
IN PHOTOS | Britain and world bid final farewell as Queen Elizabeth II laid to rest
Kings and queens, world leaders, tearful mourners bid a final farewell to Queen Elizabeth II on Monday, as Britain's longest-serving monarch was laid to rest in a historic funeral ceremony. A Committal Service concluded the public-facing aspect of the funeral before a private burial ceremony at St.George's Chapel in Windsor Castle on Monday evening.
IN PHOTOS | Queen's final journey: World leaders like Biden and Trudeau pay tribute at state funeral
Britain and the world said a final goodbye to Queen Elizabeth II at a state funeral Monday that drew presidents and kings, princes and prime ministers — and crowds who massed along the streets of London to honor a monarch whose 70-year reign defined an age.
IN PICS | Final adieu: Beckham, PM Truss, public queue up to pay respects to Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth II's death has triggered an outpouring of emotion across the nation, with people queueing for hours, many through the night, to pay their respects to the late monarch, who died last week.
IN PICTURES | Take a look back at Queen Elizabeth's meetings with US Presidents
Take a look back at a time when Queen Elizabeth met US presidents
IN PHOTOS | Remembering Queen Elizabeth: End to the longest reign in the history of UK
Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a rock of stability across much of a turbulent century, died on Thursday after 70 years on the throne. She was 96.
PHOTOS | Cyrus Mistry: A sharp-minded scion whose expulsion from Tata Group remains a mystery
Former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Pallonji Mistry was on Sunday killed in a road accident after his car hit a divider in Maharashtra's Palghar district neighbouring Mumbai. He was 54. Till his appointment as the chairman to lead Tata Sons, not many knew of Cyrus Mistry, who was then associated only with his family business.
Alvida, Alvida: 10 iconic KK songs that will stay with us forever
Singer Krishnakumar Kunnath aka KK passed away on March 31, 2022, shortly after a live performance in Kolkata. He was known for his silken voice and charming vocal approach, especially in the romantic genre. His voice is popular across languages, most notably Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Assamese, Bengali and others. Below is a list of his 10 most loved songs.
RIP Lata Mangeshkar: 12 lesser-known facts about the Melody Queen, from running into a Beatle to her refuted world record
Lata Mangeshkar passed away at the age of 92 on February 6, 2022, in Mumbai leaving behind her a treasure trove of around 30,000 songs in 36 languages. Here are some lesser-known facts about the 'Nightingale' of India.
CDS General Bipin Rawat to YS Rajasekhara Reddy: Prominent Indians who died in air crashes
Several senior military officials were found dead after an Indian Air Force helicopter crashed in Tamil Nadu's Coonoor with CDS General Bipin Rawat, his wife and 12 others onboard. The latest incident brings to our mind several prominent personalities who have perished in air crashes in the past.
RIP Puneeth Rajkumar: Ajith Kumar to Pawan Kalyan, Indian film stars pay tribute to 'Power Star'
Kannada actor Puneeth Rajkumar passed away on Friday, October 29, 2021, after suffering a massive cardiac arrest while working out in the gym in the morning. Film stars from across the country paid their tribute to the 'Power Star'. Here are some of their reactions to the sudden demise of 'Appu'.
Saluting 'Chipko Movement' pioneer and renowned environmentalist Sunderlal Bahuguna
Aged 94, Bahuguna succumbed to coronavirus complications at AIIMS Rishikesh on May 21. Known for his relentless activism and contribution to the 'Chipko Movement' and 'Anti-Tehri Dam Movement' among others, he paved the way for all budding environmentalists.
COVID-19 impact: Hospitals run out of beds, crematoriums struggle to keep up as death toll increases
As COVID-19 related death toll increases, cremation sites and burial grounds struggle to keep up.
Napoli pay tributes to Maradona at Serie A; to rename stadium as Stadio Diego Armando Maradona
Maradona led Napoli to its only two Serie A titles in 1987 and 1990 and is considered a god-like figure in the southern city.
RIP Diego Maradona: The staunch Leftist who was Castro's darling and hated USA 'with all strength'
Did you know Diego Maradona tried to form a union of professional footballers for years? The idea goes hand in hand with his decision to get faces of Leftwing leaders Che Guevara and Castro tattooed on his body. A staunch critic of US capitalism and the Catholic Church, the Argentine football legend is a poster boy of South American socialism. Here is a glimpse at the political lineage of the late icon.
Mediterranean horror: At least 75 dead as massive earthquake jolts Turkey, Greece; triggers minor Tsunami
The small tsunami that hit the Turkish coast also affected Samos, with seawater flooding streets in the main harbor town of Vathi. Authorities warned people to stay away from the coast and from potentially damaged buildings.
RIP Ajit Jogi: The IAS officer who went on to become Chhattisgarh's first chief minister
The 78-year-old former Congress leader passed away on Friday at a private hospital in Raipur after suffering two cardiac arrests.
Homecoming: After weeks of struggle, trains, buses arranged for migrants in India amidst COVID-19 lockdown
Migrants in every state have been hard hit due to the ongoing coronavirus lockdown. With no jobs, wage or food, the migrants just want to be ferried back to their villages during this ongoing coronavirus lockdown.
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
'Bazball' powers England to new first-day record against Pakistan in 1st Test