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  • OMJ! Check out this funky song titled 'We Mix You Michael Jackson' from Kangana Ranaut's 'Revolver Rani' 19-04-2014 02:42 PM

    New Delhi: We are pretty sure that many pop-music lovers as well as an entire generation that grew up in the '80s misses legendary musician Michael Jackson immensely. But definitely not as much as 'Revolver Rani' composer Sanjeev Srivastava and lyricists Puneet Sharma and Shaheen Iqbal. Don't believe us? Check...
  • President, PM pays tribute to BR Ambedkar 14-04-2014 01:58 PM

    President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Vice President Hamid Ansari on Monday paid tribute to BR Ambedkar on his 123rd birth anniversary. With several other leaders present, the dignitaries paid floral tributes to the principal architect of the Indian Constitution at his statue in the precincts of Parliament...
  • 'Bat of Honour' from Network 18 for batting legend Sachin Tendulkar 02-03-2014 08:39 AM

    The Network 18 group on Sunday paid rich tribute to retired batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, unveiling a monument in the form of a large steel bat in Mumbai. The monument has been installed on the Carter Road Promenade - close to Tendulkar's residence. It is the largest steel bat in...
  • CJ Show: A tribute to Delhi’s Braveheart 15-12-2013 03:33 PM

    Ahead of the first anniversary of the horrific gang-rape of Nirbhaya, CJ's dedicate this song as a tribute to the braveheart who lost her life after battling a sexual assault on Dec 16, 2012 in the capital. This musical tribute was composed by CJ Krishna Vijay along with his friends...
  • Nelson Mandela laid to rest in his hometown, world bows in respect 15-12-2013 01:30 PM

    Big guns fired a salute in the rural village where Nelson Mandela grew up and military servicemen marched stiffly behind his casket on a winding dirt road on Sunday as South Africa said goodbye for the last time to the man who reconciled the country in its most vulnerable period....
  • Beyonce pays tribute to Paul Walker during concert 07-12-2013 03:31 PM

    Los Angeles: Pop star Beyonce Knowles paid tribute to 'Fast and Furious' actor Paul Walker, who was killed in a car crash last week, during a concert. The 32-year-old singer, who is on her Mrs Carter tour dedicated a song to the actor during a concert at Los Angeles' Staples...
  • Lou Reed's 'Satellite of Love' to resound earth in Morrissey's voice 12-11-2013 08:12 PM

    Tributes have flowed in after the death of legendary rocker Lou Reed on October 27. Expressing sadness and pain over The Velvet Underground singer's death, former Smiths vocalist and a life long Reed admirer Morrissey has now decided to release a cover for Reed's glam rock song 'Satellite of Love'...
  • Prince Charles, wife Camilla pay tribute to Mumbai 26/11 victims 09-11-2013 05:16 PM

    British royal couple, Prince Charles and wife Camilla who are on a nine-day visit to India, paid tributes to victims of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks on Saturday. Their Royal Highnesses laid a wreath to commemorate victims of the Mumbai terrorist attack, sources in the British Deputy High Commission here...
  • Teacher's Day Special: To Sir, with love 05-09-2013 05:34 PM

    New Delhi: My earliest memories of school are most certainly neither blurred nor cute! They remain plain horrendous! At age 5 in the Mumbai of the mid-fifties, English High School at Dadar was an unmitigated nightmare! The whole process of getting up early, getting dressed, waiting for that damned school...
  • Rajasthan Assembly pays tribute to departed leaders 26-08-2013 01:31 PM

    Rajasthan Vidhansabha on Monday paid tributes to the first woman Prime Minister of Britain Margaret Thatcher, former Bangladesh President Mohammad Zillur Rahman and other departed leaders. Speaker Deependra Singh Shekhawat made the obituary reference on the first day of the monsoon session and recalled the services and contribution of the...
  • Lady Gaga's new song is a love letter to Donatella Versace 25-08-2013 12:38 PM

    Los Angeles: Pop sensation Lady Gaga, whose upcoming album will feature a song called 'Donatella', says the song is a love letter she wrote to the Italian fashion designer. The Mother Monster said that the song in the ARTPOP is also about being a fearless female, reported Ace Showbiz. "'Donatella'...
  • Obamas tour Mandela's island jail 01-07-2013 06:19 AM

    Cape Town: US President Barack Obama and his family visited South Africa's bleak former prison of Robben Island on Sunday to pay tribute to ex-inmate Nelson Mandela, now critically ill in hospital. Obama was expected to later cite the legacy of Mandela, who was imprisoned on the windswept island for...
  • Music in 'Lootera' is Amit Trivedi's tribute to RD 08-06-2013 04:22 PM

    Mumbai: National award-winning music composer Amit Trivedi says his renditions in his upcoming film 'Lootera' are a tribute to legendary R D Burman. 'Lootera' is a period romance drama set in Bengal of 1950s and is directed by Vikramaditya Motwane after his much acclaimed 'Udaan'. "The music of this film...
  • Pakistan college offers tribute to Tagore 21-05-2013 04:40 PM

    Lahore: A leading college in Lahore has organised a tribute to Rabindranath Tagore to mark the centenary of his winning the Nobel Prize for literature, with participants offering renditions of his poetry in song and recitation. The tribute was organised by the Department of History at Forman Christian College and...
  • Kerala Assembly pays homage to former PM I K Gujral 10-12-2012 02:30 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Assembly was on Monday adjourned after paying tributes to former Prime Minister I K Gujral, who died at a hospital in Gurgaon on November 30. Moving a reference motion on the opening day of the session on Monday, Speaker G Karthikeyan said the life of Gujral was...
  • Assam pays tribute to Bhupen Hazarika 06-11-2012 10:05 AM

    Guwahati: The state paid rich tributes to Assam's most famous and popular musical icon Bhupen Hazarika on Monday on his first death anniversary. All-religion prayers, cultural shows and processions were organised across the state to pay tributes to Hazarika, often called the "bard of Brahmaputra". His songs were played in...
  • Tendulkar unveils book on his tons 24-04-2012 06:01 PM

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  • Music Maestro: the sound of RD Burman 08-01-2012 11:28 PM

    Musical experiments and innovations made RD Burman one of the most beloved musicians of his time. ...
  • Playlist: The 100 best songs of RD Burman 04-01-2012 04:45 PM

    New Delhi: RD Burman was a musical genius whose experiments and innovations made him one of the most beloved musicians of his time. He gave the Hindi film industry an imperishable treasure trove. Son of Sachin Dev Burman, Rahul was fondly referred to as Pancham and started his journey with...
  • Sand artist pays tribute to Dev Anand 05-12-2011 02:14 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Monday created a huge sculpture in Odisha as a tribute to Bollywood legend Dev Anand who died after a career spanning 65 years. Pattnaik said he used five tonnes of sand and devoted about two hours to create the face of the star with a...
  • Girl born on 26/11 won't celebrate birthday 25-11-2011 11:53 AM

    New Delhi: Every child dreams of elaborate plans to celebrate their birthdays. Cakes, ribbons, friends, gifts and games make children excited as they count the minutes to their birthday. But for one child, birthday celebrations are a distant dream. Two-year-old Tejaswini Chauhan, fondly known as Goli in her locality, is...
  • Kerala Assembly pays tributes to T M Jacob 02-11-2011 04:54 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Assembly on Wednesday paid rich tributes to late Minister for Food and Civil Supplies, T M Jacob who died of multiple organ failure at a private hospital here on Sunday. Moving a condolence message, Speaker G Karthikeyan termed Jacob as an able parliamentarian and an administrator who...
  • MJ's children appear at tribute show 09-10-2011 03:56 PM

    Cardiff, Wales: Chart-toppers, soul singers and three generations of Michael Jackson's family - including his children - celebrated the King of Pop at an energetic tribute concert Saturday, urging fans to focus on the late star's music rather than his death. The run-up to the 'Michael Forever' concert was overshadowed...
  • Black Eyed Peas pull out of Jackson concert 06-10-2011 06:23 PM

    London: The Black Eyed Peas have pulled out of the upcoming Michael Jackson tribute concert in Wales due to "unavoidable circumstances". The group was due to take to the stage to pay tribute to the late King of Pop at the Michael Forever show, which will take place in Cardiff,...
  • MAK Pataudi: the eye of the Tiger 22-09-2011 09:07 PM

    The legend of Indian cricket breathed his last on September 22, 2011. ...
  • NZ names mountain landmark after Edmund Hillary 10-08-2011 11:48 AM

    Wellington: New Zealand will name a part of its highest mountain after one of its most famous citizens, Sir Edmund Hillary, the first man to scale Mount Everest, the government said on Wednesday. The South Ridge of Mt. Cook, which is also known by its Maori name Aoraki, will be...