Homage

  • Hundreds of mourners pay tribute to UR Ananthamurthy August 23, 2014

    Bangalore: Thousands of mourners on Saturday paid their last respects to Jnanpith award winner and Kannada literary icon UR Ananthamurthy, who passed away on Friday. The mortal remains of Ananthamurthy were kept for public homage at the premises of Ravindra Kalakshetra as the state observed a...
  • Narendra Modi pays homage to Nelson Mandela on his birth anniversary July 18, 2014

    New Delhi: On Friday, the birthday of late South African anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid homage to the late South African icon, saying it is an occasion to reaffirm commitment to work towards world peace. "The beloved Madiba's work, ideals and principles continue to inspire us. He...
  • PM remembers martyrs as he pays obeisance at Amar Jawan Jyoti January 26, 2014

    As the 65th Republic Day celebrations began, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh paid tribute to all those soldiers who sacrificed their lives for our country at the Amar Jawan Jyoti. A moment of silence was observed in homage to the departed souls. ...
  • MPs pay homage to martyrs of 2001 terror attack on Parliament December 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Members of Parliament on Friday paid homage to the martyrs of the 2001 terror attack on Parliament. Today is the 12th anniversary of the terror attack. Nine people, including eight security personnel, were killed in the December 13, 2001 terror attack on Parliament. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Lok Sabha...
  • Snapshot: Vivek Oberoi and his wife Priyanka look stunning together November 27, 2013

    Priyanka Alva Oberoi, who recently gave birth to a baby boy, was seen at an event to pay homage to the victims of the Mumbai terror attack. Accompanied by husband Vivek, she looked stunning in a blue saree. ...
  • Marchers declare Martin Luther King's 1963 dream unfinished August 25, 2013

    Tens of thousands of people marched to the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial in Washington on Saturday, commemorating the 50th anniversary of his "I Have a Dream" speech and pledging that his vision include equality for gays, Latinos, the poor and the disabled. The event was a homage to a generation...
  • Bihar: Police guns fail to fire while paying homage to freedom fighter August 11, 2013

    Patna: Bihar policemen's rifles failed to fire during a gun salute to revolutionary freedom fighter Khudiram Bose on his death anniversary on Sunday, a police officer said. Bose was hanged by the British on this day in 1908 in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district. His 105th martyrdom day was a low-key affair in...
  • Army celebrates 65th Indian Army Day January 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian Army will celebrate its 65th Indian Army Day on Tuesday. The Army marks this day, which is held every January 15, to pay homage to the valiant soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the country. The Army will pay homage to the martyred soldiers at Amar Jawan Jyoti...
  • Kerala Assembly pays homage to former PM I K Gujral December 10, 2012

    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...
  • Tamil Nadu: DMK leader Arumugam dead November 23, 2012

    Chennai: Senior DMK leader and former Tamil Nadu minister Veerapandi S. Arumugam died here on Friday after a brief illness. Arumugam, 75, was admitted to a hospital two days ago. His condition turned critical on Friday. The body is being taken to Salem. Arumugam was elected to the Tamil Nadu assembly...
  • Homage paid to Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary October 31, 2012

    New Delhi: The nation remembered former prime minister Indira Gandhi on her 28th death anniversary on Wednesday with President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh paying homage to the departed leader. Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Singh paid floral tributes at Shakti Sthal, the memorial of Gandhi, in...
  • Barfi: Thin line between inspiration and plagiarism September 27, 2012

    I steal from every single movie ever made. I love it. If my work has anything it's that I’m taking this from this and that from that and mixing them together. If people don't like that, then tough titty, don't go and see it, alright? I steal from everything. Great...
  • Sachin, Dhoni pay homage to 26/11 martyrs November 26, 2011

    Mumbai: Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar and Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday paid floral tributes to the victims of the 26/11 terror attacks, at the iconic Taj Hotel in Mumbai. Before boarding the team bus for the fifth and final day's play of the third and final Test...
  • 'Big Apple' pays homage to MF Husain June 11, 2011

    New York: After Dubai, New York City became a second home for celebrated Indian painter M F Husain, who was described by the Indian Americans in New York as a genius and master of colours who took Indian contemporary art to new places. The artist, who...
  • Sonia Gandhi pays homage to Karunakaran December 24, 2010

    Thiruvananthapuram: A steady stream of mourners led by Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday paid homage to veteran Congress leader K Karunakaran at his residence here where his mortal remains are kept. The UPA Chairperson, accompanied by Union Home Minister P Chidambaram, placed a wreath and...
  • In Pics: Supporters, friends, rivals pay homage to YSR September 4, 2009

    Andhra Pradesh chief minister YSR or YS Rajasekhara Reddy's death in a helicopter crash has been mourned across the nation. The grief was especially pronounced in his home-state Andhra. Friends, political rivals as well as family members and supporters rushed to pay homage to a popular leader. ...
  • Karnataka pays homage to YSR, declares 2-day mourning September 3, 2009

    Bangalore: Karnataka on Thursday expressed shock and sadness over the death of Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy in a chopper crash and declared a two-day mourning in his memory. "As a mark of respect to Rajasekhara Reddy, two-day mourning will be observed in the state on Thursday and...