Shome Basu recollects the time he spent with photographer S. Paul, who passed away at the age of 88 at Max Hospital in Patparganj on Wednesday.
Falling under Moreau’s spell also meant falling under the spell of a particular kind of cinema, where images not only carried the narrative but could also transcend it.
Bhargava was the founder-director of Hyderabad-based Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology.
Eunice De Souza lived her life in an uncompromising way and inspired generations of her students.
Eunice has been widely acclaimed as a poet, novelist and anthologist of 19th and 20th century Indian writing. She was also a critic, columnist and writer for children.
Bennington had a history of alcohol and drug abuse, and spoke openly in the past about his struggles to overcome his demons.
The death of Liu Xiaobo is both an occasion to mourn a man who fought for democracy and one to think about the nature of protest and dissent.
Biswamoy Pati’s passion for social change helped him envision a just and humane society, which he successfully passed on to many generations of students.
For all his accomplishments as chancellor, Kohl’s life was tinged by controversy and personal tragedy.
She wrote on colonial Bombay and Goa with special emphasis on the ‘Portuguese Impress.’
The death of the NSCN (K) leader raises questions about the rebel group’s future strategy vis-à-vis both the Indian and Myanmar governments.
The Telugu legend had been admitted to the hospital earlier this year with kidney problems.
Noriega was a spy for the CIA, until the US invaded Panama, ending a criminal career that saw him working with drug traffickers like Pablo Escobar.
As a police leader, K.P.S. Gill was a disaster – one that others had to pay for.
A father of four, Mitsotakis retired from parliament in January 2004, but remained New Democracy’s honorary president.
Brzezinski helped Carter contend with several international issues, including the Iranian revolution that overthrew the Shah and the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
Moore was the quintessential stylish Englishman, always ready with a quip in his roles and in real life
His 12 years as James Bond, the British agent with a voracious appetite for danger and sex, made Moore a millionaire and a heartthrob the world over.
An RSS man at heart and in mind, Dave had replaced Prakash Javadekar as environment minister at the Centre in July 2016.
A former chief justice of the Himachal high court, she criticised the Supreme Court’s decision to recriminalise homosexuality.