Category Archives: Tributes

Remembering Ashok Kamte

by Anupinder Singh Grewal I have been attending the annual St. Stephens College Reunion frequently ever since I passed out of college in 1987. However, on December 14 last year, it turned into memorial service for Ashok Kamte and I … Continue reading

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Hazarika’s demise shocks Assam

Bijay Sankar Bora/TNS Guwahati, November 5 Bhupen Hazarika is no more – the sad news stopped life here this evening as people rushed home to get to know from media about the last hours of their beloved Bhupen Da (elder … Continue reading

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He was the Bard of the masses

Vandana Shukla/TNS Chandigarh, November 5 Those who had known Bhupen Hazarika would find it difficult to confine him to one slot in their memory. As a singer, composer, lyricist, film director, academic, actor, writer and as chairperson of Sangeet Natak … Continue reading

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Ishmeet Sangeet Academy to be ready by Oct

Chandigarh, June 30 Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today asked the Cultural Affairs Department to chalk out a comprehensive plan within a week for smooth functioning of the Ishmeet Sangeet Academy, Ludhiana, to impart quality music education. Badal directed … Continue reading

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Hepburn survived while others faded away

A tribute Vikramdeep Johal AFRICA, World War I. Fleeing from the Germans, a prim-and-proper spinster hitches a boat ride with a scruffy, boozy skipper. Showing remarkable presence of mind in a perilous situation, she first empties his liquor bottles into … Continue reading

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