Chef Floyd Cardoz, who died of COVID-19 in New Jersey, redefined regional Indian cuisine for the modern world

Among the dishes, Chef Cardoz revived is Kejriwal Toast, a Wellington Gymkhana classic. The fried egg atop toast generously slathered with melted cheese was a nod to the famous dish named after a former Willingdon Club member, Devi Prasad Kejriwal, who requested an egg-and-cheese toast cooked his way so frequently that they put it on […]

PM asks India to light candles, diyas on April 5. And Twitter, as always, is divided

Emmy winner Adam Schlesinger, best known as the co-founder of the 2000s pop-rock band ‘Fountains of Wayne’, succumbed to coronavirus complications on Wednesday. He was 52.The composer was admitted to hospital after testing positive for Covid-19 infection and was on ventilator.He had won three Primetime Emmys: two for original music and lyrics for the 2011 […]

Veteran British comedian, Eddie Large, passes away due to coronavirus at 78

Ellis Marsalis Jr., the jazz pianist, teacher and patriarch of a New Orleans musical clan, died late Wednesday after battling pneumonia brought on by the new coronavirus, leaving six sons and a deep legacy. He was 85.”Pneumonia was the actual thing that caused his demise. But it was pneumonia brought on by Covid-19,” Ellis Marsalis […]