`Homeland` star James Rebhorn wrote his own obituary

Character actor James Rebhorn, who played Claire Danes` father in TV series `Homeland`, wrote a touching obituary before his death from skin cancer.

Srihari: Master of character roles

Popular Telugu actor Srihari went from being a stunt master to comedian, villain, lead actor and eventually one of the finest character actors of the Telugu industry.

Facebook makes it easy for anybody to `declare you dead`

It doesn’t take much to convince social networking giant Facebook that somebody is dead, a report has revealed.

German magazine mistakenly publishes Bush obituary

Germany`s respected news weekly Der Spiegel has mistakenly published an obituary for former US President George H W Bush.

Mehdi Hassan: ‘Voice of God’ transcends to heaven

The man with the golden voice had to go through trials and tribulations very early in life and it was the sheer passion for music which made him the ‘Emperor of Ghazals’ in the sub continent.

SRK remembers Pataudi as friend’s friend

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan says he had ‘huge attachment’ to Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi who died Thursday, and remembers the Indian cricket legend as a ‘friend’s friend’.

PC Alexander - A man for all seasons

Known as a man for all seasons, PC
Alexander made a mark as the political adviser, conscience
keeper and administrative trouble-shooter to former Prime
Minister Indira Gandhi who heavily relied on him to tackle
tricky situations.

Elizabeth Taylor: Screen goddess who defined an era

She was a legendary beauty of Hollywood, an actress who grew from an irresistible child star to the ultimate doyen of the screen world, a woman who epitomised perhaps more than any other in the golden age of Hollywood in the decades after World War II.

Shekhawat -- a deft politician with friends in all parties

Respected as a deft politician,
Bhairon Singh Shekhawat enjoyed the enviable reputation of
`Ajatshatru` -- for having friends across the political
spectrum in his over five decades-long political career.

Girija Prasad Koirala – A leader with a healing touch

Veteran Nepali Congress leader Girija Prasad Koirala was a politician of the mould of Indira Gandhi who in his career spanning six-decades outwitted many opponents ranging from monarchs to guerrilla-turned politicians.