Famous Urdu poet Tarannum Riyaz succumbs to COVID-19

Tarannum Riyaz (photo-Twitter) Famous Urdu poet and author Tarannum Riyaz died in a Delhi hospital on Thursday, battling COVID-19. Her husband, Riyaz Punjabi, a former vice-chancellor of the University of Kashmir, died in the city last month. She had tested positive for COVID-19 and had been put on a ventilator …

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Neena Gupta’s autobiography to be released on June 14

Revealing autobiography of veteran actor-director Neena Gupta Sach Kahun Toh will be released in the gallery on June 14, publisher Penguin Random House India announced on Friday. From his stint at the National School of Drama (NSD) to his move to Bombay (Mumbai) in the 1980s and being a single …

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