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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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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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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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