As the tributes fly thick and fast, Paranjpye says, “His death is untimely because even at 83, I felt he had many more years to give us."
Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was born in a Tamil Muslim family on October 15, 1931. His father, Jainulabudeen was a boat owner and mother Ashiamma, a housewife. The family resided Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu
Move over Batman, Spider-Man and Co. Avatarex, created by Grant Morrison is a digital comic set in India that looks at a superbeing and the upheavals he must face in a world that is in constant churn
Dropped-out-of-sight Anu ‘Aashiqui’ Aggarwal returns to the public eye with a veracious memoir 'Anusual' that zips between multiple personas punctured by 29 days of coma. Exclusive extracts
Senior inspector Vyankat Patil picks up his pen this time, to share hilarious stories from the police station
Madhya Pradesh today received the certificate from the Guinness Book of World Records for creating a global record for simultaneously washing hands on world hand-washing day on October 15 last year, an official said here.
Young Indian golfer Shubham Jaglan, on of a milkman from rural Haryana, etched his name into history book by clinching his second successive title at the IJGA World Stars of Junior Golf event in Las Vegas
A superhero needs to be big and strong, he needs to be a gigantic force of nature with incredible abilities to bring down the tyrannical powers of this universe. Those are the standard definitions of a superhero film. But 'Ant Man', featuring Paul Rudd, is a superhero movie unlike any other
Both Ian McKellen and the director Bill Condon are clearly in love with Sherlock Holmes' legacy, and their dedication and passion to bring something fresh to the table is apparent. And as a character drama 'Mr Holmes succeeds as one of the best of the year
On July 30, Mumbai Airport will become the first in the country to introduce a dream facility for fliers a transit hotel where they can catch some shut-eye and grub
A serial conman, who posing as a travel agent, has swindled several people including Bollywood star Urmila Matondkar on the pretext of booking flight tickets was arrested by the Bandra police on Wednesday
Seven members of a family, including a NRI, were booked for allegedly cheating a local girl, and 'drawing' money and jewelleries from her on the pretext of marriage here, police said
Henry Cavill, who is rumoured to be a part of the sequel of 'Fifty Shades of Grey', chose to stay mum on the speculations in a recent interview and added more fuel to the fire
The radiocarbon dating of ancient documents has identified an Islamic manuscript kept at the University of Birmingham as one of the world's oldest fragments of the holy Quran
Two sailors and a civilian stand accused of repeatedly raping the minor daughter of a senior Navy officer, while another sailor has been booked for molesting the 14-year-old
Three Indian Navy personnel and one civilian have been arrested and booked for the molestation and rape of a minor girl, a defence spokesperson said in Mumbai on Monday
Tension prevailed in Bidoli village of Shamli district here after some religious books were found burnt at an institution
Mumbai's readers can cheer as a new destination for art and design books opens shop, within another bookstore
In 20 years, we’ll be living on Mars. We have no choice. Panicking? Stephen Petranek’s new book is your comforter
The Dabangg of Bollywood industry, Salman Khan, is probably nibbling his nails right now to know the first day collections and the reaction of the public for his most awaited movie, 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan'.