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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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Joan Sebastian Dies: Latino Singer, ‘king of Jaripeo’ succumbs to bone cancer

Latin American singer Joan Sebastian died, aged 64, with bone cancer and his son confirmed the death of his father in his ranch at Juliantla, Guerrero, Mexico at 7:15pm (local time) on Monday. The singer was hospitalized for chemotherapy for the fourth time and Julián Figueroa, son of “El Rey Del Jaripeo” and Maribel Guardia, confirmed the news on the ...

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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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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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Minister Gopinath Munde’s Death in Car Accident Stuns New Govt; Delhi Roads Turn Killing Fields?

In a shocking news to the entire country and the new BJP government, Union Rural Development minister Gopinath Munde died in a mysterious car accident in New Delhi few days after his swearing-in as the Union Minister, leaving the first dent on the new ministry. Police detained the car driver identified as Gurvinder. Munde’s body will be taken to his ...

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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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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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