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Daily Archives: January 23, 2018

Hugh Masekela, South African Jazz Legend, Dies

Trumpet player and composer fused South African township rhythms with American blues and pop Hugh Masekela’s self-imposed exile from his home country of South Africa was long and painful. But during his three decades away, Mr. Masekela also created a new sound, Afro-jazz, that proved

INSV Tarini reaches Falkland Islands, receives warm welcome.

INSV Tarini entered Port Stanley (Falkland islands) today during it’s maiden voyage to circumnavigate the globe. This is the first-ever Indian circumnavigation of the globe by an all-women crew. The vessel is skippered by Lieutenant Commander Vartika Joshi, and the crew comprises Lieutenant Commanders Pratibha