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Jayasudha’s Husband Nitin Kapoor Found Dead in Mumbai Office

Telugu actress Jayasudha’s husband Nitin Kapoor, erstwhile Bollywood producer was found dead at his office in Mumbai today with police not ruling out suicide. On hearing the news, Jayasudha rushed to Mumbai from Hyderabad. Nitin is also a cousin of Jeetendra nad he married Jayasudha 30 years ago and they have two sons Nihar and Shreyan. Some news reports attributed ...

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Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna Passes Away

Carnatic musician Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna died aged 86 on Tuesdayafter a prolonged period of illness. Balamuralikrishna, 86, a Carnatic vocalist, playback singer, composer and actor, known to South Indian audience for over eight decades since aged six. He has composed more than 400 kirtanas and songs in Telugu, Sanskrit, Kannada and Tamil. Balamuralikrishna received the Padma Vibhushan and several other honours ...

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‘Bahubali 2’ Remains Rajjat Bharjatya Last Wish

  Congratulations @ssrajamouli sir for the National Award. #Bahubali has taken Indian cinema to a different scale. Waiting for the conclusion! — Rajjat A Barjatya (@RajjatBarjatya) May 4, 2016 In his five last tweets in the first week of May, Rajjat A Barjatya ‏@RajjatBarjatya tweeted congratulating “Bahubali” director S.S. Rajamouli for the National Award. He stated that he was waiting ...

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Pokemon GO: Born to Win But its Creator Not Alive to See the Success

The idea for the game was conceived in 2014 by Satoru Iwata of Nintendo (who died in July 2015) and Tsunekazu Ishihara of the Pokémon Company as an April Fools’ Day collaboration with Google called Pokémon Challenge, with geographical location-based tech know-how from Tatsuo Nomura of Google Maps. Nomura later became a full-time senior project manager at Niantic. Niantic is ...

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Sadhana Shivdasani, 74, Fame for Sadhana Cut, Passed Away

Yesteryears Bollywood actress Sadhana Shivdasani, 74, passed away on Friday morning after battling cancer for several years. She is remembered for her legendary front bangs, hair cut known as the Sadhana cut. Sadhana, who underwent operation last December, was admitted to the Hinduja hospital few days ago but brought home later. She breathed her last at her home on Saturday ...

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Ashok Singhal: Key VHP Leader Behind Babri Masjid Demolition Passed Away

Ashok Singhal, veteran Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) general secretary who was instrumental in Babri Masjid demolition was admitted for the second time to a private hospital in Gurgaon, with heart and kidney failure and put on life-support ssytem on Sunday died Tuesday. The 89-year-old leader was instrumental in reviving strong Hindu nationalist sentiments during the 1980s and was one of ...

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Karnataka MLA Venkatesh Naik Among 6 Killed in Railway Level Crossing Accident

In anohter incident of railway level crossing tragedy, a granite transporting truck rammed into Bangalore-Nanded express on Monday morning killing 6 people, including Karantaka MLA Venkatesh Naik from Raichur. When the truck rammed, the train coaches derailed and under the impact as the truck was speeding up at 2:30 am in the night about 450 km from Hyderabad at Madaksira ...

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Flash: Abdul Kalam Passed Away in Shillong

Former president APJ Abdul Kalam died of severe cardiac arrest while delivering a lecture at a Shillong institute at 6:40 PM today, Monday July 27 and was dead by the time he was taken to hospital. Dr Kalam, 84, collapsed at the Indian Institute of Management-Shillong and was rushed to the ICU in Bethany Hospital where doctors declared him brought ...

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‘Devadas’ Music composer M.S. Viswanathan Passed Away

  Indian cinema loses one of its iconic music composers. Our deepest condolences with the family of the legendary #MSV. pic.twitter.com/FXe3Si7FKb — Sony Music South (@SonyMusicSouth) July 14, 2015 Known to the Telugu filmfield for composing music to one of the early hits, ‘Devadas’ starred by Akkineni Nageswara Rao, veteran music composer M.S. Viswanathan died Tuesday in Chennai, after a ...

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After Blue Whale, a Stranded Dolphin Surfaces Near Alibaug Beach

An Indo-Pacific hump-backed dolphin measuring 6-ft came ashore from the sea creek at Dharamtar near Alibaug but 14 hours alter returned into the sea, said officials, who were fresh on the recent blue whale that was buried on the beach last week. The dolphin swam nearly 40 kilometres from the sea towards the Amba river, said forest official N Vasudevan, ...

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Focus on Shingles as Sanjit Bedi’s Death Sends Shockwaves

TV actor Sanjit Bedi, who played Dr.Omi in “Sanjeevni” died of shingles, a deadly diseasse similar to chickenpox, amking the entire film industry wake up to the reality that such diseses should not be left unattended. However, there is no official word as to whether it was shingles that caused the tv actor or other disease but the focus is ...

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Scientists Turn Pancreatic Cancer Cells to Normal Cells, How?

If Apple founder Steve Jobs was alive today, he would have rushed to the latest discovery of scientists to restore pancreatic cancer cells to their original state by introducing a protein. The new method has potential therapeutic approach to fight the lethal pancreatic disease that could save the likes of Steve Jobs. “For the first time, we have shown that ...

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Nellore Mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu Found Dead in Andes Mountains

Nellore-based mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, 40, who went on a mountaineering expedition on the Andes Mountains between Argentina and Chile last month was found dead, confirmed his family. The Indian embassy and government officials have conveyed the information to Mastan Babu’s sister Dorasanamma. An accomplished mountaineer, Mastan Babu, known for his fastest ‘seven summit’ climber record in India, went on ...

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Lee Kuan Yew is Dead, Long Live Singapore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid homage to Lee Kuan Yew, first prime minister of Singapore, who died after a prolonged battle with pneumonia. Calling him a “far-sighted statesman” and a “lion among leaders”, Modi said Lee’s life “teaches valuable lessons to everyone”.”News of his demise is saddening,” Modi tweeted. “In this hour of bereavement, our prayers are with Lee ...

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Vinod Mehta, A Prince Among Journalists

By Saeed Naqvi Vinod Mehta would have been flabbergasted. He would never have expected such a turnout at his funeral – the most powerful politicians, journalists, writers, cartoonists, artists, everybody except… well, in that exception possibly lay the secret of his success. The fixers and their patrons were not there. The attendance at the Lodhi Road crematorium is not the ...

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