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Karnataka Minister Dies of Heart Attack at Resort

Karnataka Cooperation and Sugar Industry Minister H.S. Mahadev Prasad, 58, died after suffering from a massive heart attack on Tuesday morning while staying at a resort near Koppa in Chikkamagaluru district. CM Siddaramaiah expressed shock and dismay and so is the opposition BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa. His dead body was found in the room in resort which was force-opened when ...

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French Specialist, Ex-TOI Editor Dilip Padgaonkar Passes Away

Dilip Padgaonkar, 72, former editor of the Times of India and well-knonw among the journalistic and political circles passed away in Pune on Fiday, four days after hospitalisation. He suffered heart attack and multi-organ failure, according to Dr. Sanjay Pathare, director of Ruby Hall Clinic in Pune. A pune man, Padgaonkar studied at St. Vincent’s High School and graduated from ...

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Carter’s Grandson Jeremy Carter Dies Aged 28, Informs Grandpa

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter informed on Sunday that his grandson, Jeremy Carter, 28, died early on Sunday with unrevealed ailment at a hospital. The former US president informed the grandson’s regular Sunday-school class at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Georgia. It was reported that Jeremy Carter was feeling unwell on Saturday and preferred to take a nap at home ...

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Hyderabad School Student Dies After Fight, Parents Shocked

It could have been any other such classroom fight in any school but in Hyderabad a private school student succumbed to head injury in a fight, highlighting the need to stem classroom violence. Police said Amir Siddiqui, a Class 10 student died of brain injury at a hospital on Wednesday morning after he was hit in head and shifted to ...

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Tragedy mars national games as Maharashtra netball player dies

Tragedy struck the 35th National Games when a young netball player from Maharashtra suddenly collapsed and died during a practice session here Monday. Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said his state will bear all expenses for airlifting the body to the player’s home state. Mayuresh Pawar, 21, become dizzy and fell unconscious around 1 p.m. His teammates immediately rushed him to ...

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Saudi King Abdullah dies, brother Salman succeeds throne

King Abdullah died early Friday of complications from pneumonia and has been succeeded by his brother Salman, the Saudi Arabian royal household said in a statement. “His Highness Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and all members of the family and the nation mourn the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, who passed away at exactly 1 ...

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Hollywood film ‘Time Machine’ Fame Rod Tyler Dies at 84

Actor Rod Tyler, the star of “The Birds” and “The Time Machine” died at 84, just days ahead of his 85th birthday. Taylor died of natural causes on Wednesday. The actor, who would have turned a year older this Sunday, died at his home in Los Angeles, surrounded by his family and friends. He is survived by Carol, his wife of ...

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First suspected Ebola patient, returned from Togo, dies in Pakistan

A patient suspected to be suffering from Ebola virus disease (EVD) died in the Pakistani industrial city of Faisalabad on Tuesday morning, hospital sources and the media said. Zulfiqar Ahmad, 40, a resident of Chiniot district in Punjab province, returned to Pakistan from the sub-Saharan nation of Togo Nov 16. If confirmed, this will be the first death in Pakistan ...

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Veteran Journalist MV Kamath Passed Away

Veteran editor, writer and chairman of Prasar Bharati M.V. Kamath died on Thursday morning in Manipal, Karnataka, aged 93 after few days of hospitalization. His nephew Jairam Kamath said MV Kamath breathed his last around 6:30 am. "He had been ailing for sometime due to old-age related problems and had been admitted to a hospital here. We shall perform the ...

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Mandolin Srinivas Dies Aged 45 as Post-Liver Transplant Complications Turn Fatal

Classic Indian music maestro Mandolin Srinivas (Uppalapu Srinivas) died at at a very young age of 45, stunning the entire music world. He died of complications post-liver transplantation in Chennai Apollo Hospital on Friday morning. Born into a Telugu Brahmin family in 1969 in Palakol, Andhra Pradesh, Srinivas came to stage performances as a child prodigy with his hands adept ...

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Bangladesh President Zillur Rahman Dies in Singapore Hospital

The ailing Bangladesh President, Zillur Rahman, who was undergoing treatment at the Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore died on Wednesday at 4:47 pm, said an official statement. The 84-year-old political leader was made president of Bangladesh in 2009 following the victory of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s Bangladesh Awami League party. He was diagnosed with respiratory problems recently and admitted to ...

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Flash: Libya’s fleeing leader Gaddafi killed: reports

Unconfirmed reports said Libyan leader Moumar Gaddafi was killed. Initial reports said the report of the death could not be confirmed. Reuters quoted rebel force leaders saying he was caught near his hometown Sirte that was confirmed by the National Transitional Council (NTC) with photographic evidence of a bloodied face with curly hair. Libyan television said NTC chairman Mustafa Abdel ...

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Jagjit Singh is no more but his ghazals remain alive as ever

Ghazal Maestro Jagjit Singh passed away on Monday after suffering brain haemorrheage on Sept. 23. He was in coma in Leelavati Hospital before his death. He is survived by his wife and ghazal singer Chitra singh. Their only son died 11 years ago. Minister for Information and Broadcasting Ambika Soni has condoled the death of Ghazal maestro saying, “The untimely ...

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Steve Jobs dead: Remembering his India connection

It’s finally curtains down for legendary CEO Steve Jobs who co-founded technology giant firm Apple that is better known for its latest iPhones and iPads than its early Macintosh computers. Steve Jobs, who had undergone a liver transplant after suffering from pancreatic cancer and opted out of the CEO position in August this year, may remain as the company’s unforgotten ...

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Apple’s iconic hero Steve Jobs passed away

Apple’s chairman and its iconic CEO for decades Steve Jobs passed away on Wednesday. Born on Feb. 24, 1955 to an American mother and Syrian father, Steve was given away in adoption. He later grew up in California and was among the first to foresee the technological innovation in the field of computers. He was one of the co-founders of ...

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