New Delhi, August 23, News24 Bureau: He certainly has been one of the tallest and most respected journalist. Kuldip Nayar, veteran journalist and private secretary of then PM Shastri, passed away last night. He was 95 years old. His cremation is at 1 pm at Lodhi.Following the demise, several people took to Twitter to pass on their condolences.Eminent historian Ramchandra Guha wrote, "Sorry to hear of Kuldip Nayar's passing. As I wrote here, he was a journalist who followed the dictates of his conscience rather than the lure of money or fame."