Poet, film personality Yusufali Kechery dead

 Veteran poet and film personality Yusufali Kechery passed away at a private hospital here on Saturday evening, said family sources. He was 80.

'Up In Smoke' star June Fairchild dead

 Actress June Fairchild, best known for her role as the Ajax Lady in Cheech and Chong's film “Up In Smoke”, has died at the age of 68.

Actor Hara Patnaik cremated

Cuttack Odia actor and director Hara Patnaik was today cremated, after an emotional farewell by legions of his fans, film actors and relatives.

Patnaik's nephew Anirudh lit the funeral pyre at Satichoura crematorium in the presence of his two daughters Arya and Ananya.

Ravi Chopra – The man without whom childhood wouldn't have been as sweet

Growing up, Sunday was everybody's favourite day. It probably still is. But it was different for the 90s kids. It was the only day when there were interesting television shows which we were allowed to watch. There weren't a lot of channels to choose from.

American actress Elizabeth Pena passes away at 55

American actressElizabeth Pena has passed away. She was 55.

`Kelly Heroes`, `Where Eagles Stare` director Brian Hutton dies at 79

`Kelly Heroes` helmer Brian G Hutton has passed away due to a heart attack. He was 79.

Legendary Jazz musician Horace Silver dies

Horace Silver, one of the most influential musicians in the history of jazz, died at the age of 85.

Ace aerial photographer Gopal Bodhe dead

India`s acclaimed aerial photographer Gopal Bodhe passed away following a heart attack while on a shooting assignment at Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand Saturday morning, his family here said.

Paul`s mother, ex-girlfriend caught in legal battle

Paul Walker`s mother Cheryl and ex-girlfriend Rebecca Soteros will reportedly fight a court battle to win the custody of the late actor`s 15-year-old daughter.

President, PM condole Nageswara Rao`s death

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday condoled the death of Telugu cinema icon Akkineni Nageswara Rao.

Akkineni Nageswara Rao passes away

Legendary Telegu cinema actor Akkineswara Nageswara Rao passed away early on Wednesday morning.

In Farooque`s memory, `Youngistaan` shoot ends with jalebis

The shooting of Farooque Sheikh`s last film `Youngistaan` wrapped up with five kg of Indian sweet jalebi from the late actor`s favourite sweet shop in Indore.

Farooq Sheikh`s last rites to take place today

Multi-faceted actor Farooque Sheikh, who died following cardiac arrest in Dubai, will be buried today in the evening, says actor and a close friend Satish Shah.

Oscar winning animator Frederic Back dies

Oscar-winning animator Frederic Back has lost his battle with cancer. He was 89.

Paul Walker`s crashed car part stolen, thieves caught

Two men have been accused of reportedly stealing a part off the Porche GT car in which actor Paul Walker died.

Choreographer R Raghuram passes away

Veteran choreographer-actor R Raghuram died here today following a brief illness. He was 64.

It`s time to `Cook it up with Tarla Dalal` again

In a bid to pay a tribute to India`s first celebrity chef Tarla Dalal, who died here earlier this week following a cardiac arrest,a video-on-demand service has revived her popular cookery show `Cook it up with Tarla Dalal`.

Life and times of celebrity chef Tarla Dalal

Tarla Dalal is a household name. And for kitchen enthusiasts in India, she is practically a goddess.

Ghazal singer Najmal Babu dead

Ghazal singer Najmal Babu, who was not keeping well lately, died here late Tuesday night, a family source said Wednesday. He was 60-plus.

Celebrity cook Tarla Dalal is dead

India`s first celebrity cook, Tarla Dalal, died here Wednesday following a cardiac arrest, family sources said. She passed away at her residence in south Mumbai.