Educator, Poetess and Writer Saraswati Mathur of Lexington Dies Unexpectedly at 70

LEXINGTON, MA--Saraswati Mathur, an educator, poetess and writer, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday in her residence in Lexington, MA.  She was 70. The cause...

Senior journalist Kuldip Nayar dead at 95

New Delhi--Senior journalist, author and human rights activist Kuldip Nayar died at a hospital here, his family said on Thursday. He was 95. Nayar breathed...

Roundup: Vajpayee, the moderate face of BJP, is no more

New Delhi-- Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the moderate face of the BJP who attracted allies and formed the first saffron government at the...

Obituary: Vajpayee: A man of moderation who raised India’s global stature

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Nobel Prize Laureate for Literature, V.S. Naipaul dies at 85

LONDON--The British writer and Nobel Prize winner for Literature, Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, died at his home in London at the age of 85, family...

Leading light of Hindi poetry and lyricist Gopal Das “Neeraj” passes away at 94

LUCKNOW--Doyen of Hindi poetry and legendary lyricist Gopal Das 'Neeraj' passed away at the All-India Medical Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) in New Delhi...

Obituary: Longtime Professor of Indian Music Peter Row Passes Away at 73

By George Ruckert BOSTON--Peter Row, longtime professor of Indian Music at New England Conservatory, has passed away from a lingering illness this past week.  He...

Former IAGB President, Theater Enthusiast and Hindi Manch Co-Founder Mohan Dali Passes Away at...

BROOKLINE, MA-Theater enthusiast Mohan Dali, who served as president of the Indian Association of Greater Boston and was one of the founders of Hindi...

Jayendra Saraswati — The 20th century Ramanuja

By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai-- Swami Jayendra Saraswati, the Sankaracharya of Kanchipuram Mutt in Tamil Nadu who passed away on Wednesday, was a colossal spiritual figure...

Pakistani rights, democracy and better Indo-Pak ties activist Asma Jahangir dead at 66

Lahore-- Doughty Pakistani human rights activist Asma Jahangir, who fought her battle on the streets as well in courts, opposed military strongmen and steadfastly...

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