Why are there almost no memorials to the Flu of 1918?
The flu ravaged civilization for nearly three agonizing years, on a scale that had not been seen since the bubonic plague wiped out at least one-third of Europe’s population in the late Middle Ages. But soon after the slaughter ended, and for decades after, the pandemic somehow vanished from the public imagination. With rare exceptions, it didn’t crop up in novels, paintings, plays or movies.
'So sorry', says US envoy over desecration of Gandhi statue in Washington
The vandalism of the statue of Gandhi took place in the midst of th...
Jayalalithaa's niece and nephew to inherit assets; HC says no to making Poes Garden house a memorial
This comes a few days after Tamil Nadu g...
Reconsider decision to convert Jayalalithaa's residence into memorial, HC tells Tamil Nadu government
A division bench of Justices N Kirubakaran and Abdul Quddhose also suggested that 'Veda Nilayam,' located in the upmarket Poes Garden, be converted into the official residence of the chief minister of the state, while a portion of the property can be a memorial if needed.
Thousands of Americans gather across country to remember George Floyd after memorial
The 46-year-old victim, a native of Houston, was handcuffed and pinned to the ground on May 25 by a white police officer who kneeled on his neck as he gasped for breath.
Down memory lane: 'Rocky' documentary narrated by Sylvester Stallone to premiere digitally
'40 Years of Rocky: The Birth of a Classic' has been written and directed by Derek Wayne Johnson.
Paytm boss remembers fond memories with Bejan Daruwalla, condoles his demise
Vijay Shekhar Sharma shared two pictures with the astrologer.
Vizag gas leak: Chilling scenes bring back memories of Bhopal gas tragedy
Women and children were seen lying on roads struggling to breath, reminiscent of the infamous Bhopal gas tragedy when a leak from the Union Carbide plant left around 3,500 dead and many maimed.
Mumbai monsoon evokes Irrfan’s memories for Babil, Sutapa; family says actor had a connect with rain
The mother and son took to social media to remember the actor.
President’s nod for ordinance on Jayalalithaa’s memorial
The decision on “promulgation of Tamil Nadu’s Puratchi Thalaivi Dr. Jayalalithaa Memorial Foundation Ordinance, 2019" has been conveyed to the Tamil Nadu government, a home ministry official said.
Tamil Nadu govt to turn Jayalalithaa's iconic residence into a memorial
The government has formally commenced the process of acquiring the sprawling three-storey house.
Indore coronavirus strain may be deadlier, will send samples to NIV: Doctors
They say samples from Indore, where COVID-19 has killed 57 people, will be sent to the Pune-based National Institute of Virology (NIV) to confirm their apprehensions of the strain being deadlier than in other parts of the country.
2 more gas tragedy victims die of COVID-19 in Bhopal; toll 7
Two more Bhopal gas tragedy victims succumbed to coronavirus, taking the total number of such deaths in the Madhya Pradesh capital to seven, an official said on Tuesday.
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