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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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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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NBL 1994 Fame Anthony Mason Died, Twitter Abuzz with RIP Messages

Anthony Mason, 48, NBA player who pushed the New York Knicks reach the 1994 NBA Finals, died early this morning after suffering heart attack early this month and diagnosed with congestive heart failure. Mason suffered a massive heart attack in early February 2015 and was diagnosed with congestive heart failure. “Overnight, New York City and the world lost a legend, ...

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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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Mike Nichols, director of ‘Graduate’ Died, Aged 83

Mike Nichols, the director of famous Hollywood film “The Graduate”, died of heart attack on Thursday morning. Mike Nichols was one of the rare Hollywood personalities to receive an EGOT status, by winning global awards — an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony. He was recently awarded Emmy for Mini TV-series, Angels in America (2003), the eccentric story ...

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‘August: Osage County’ star Misty Upham’s Death Confirmed

The family of Misty Upham has confirmed the death of the “August: Osage County” actress, who went missing since October 6. She was 32. The rumours of her death started when a body was found in a Seattle ravine on Thursday afternoon and her father Charles identified the body. The cause of death has not yet been revealed. Her father ...

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Karunanidhi Finally Opens Mouth to Say Jayalalithaa’s Political Carrer Ends Now

After remaining silent for 12 days over the imprisonment of Tamil Nadu Chief Mininster J Jayalalitha, her opponent and DMK Chief M Karunanindhi finally relented to pay his lip sympathy on Wednesday, saying “Jayalalitha has trapped herself in the net" and recollecting her contribution made to the Dravidian Movement. The 92-year-old Karunanidhi broke his silence on Jayalalitha’s arrest at a ...

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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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