Friday, 26 November 2021

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Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan dies at 53

  BOLLYWOOD: Acclaimed Indian actor Irrfan Khan, whose international movie career included hits such as “Slumdog Millionaire”, “Life of Pi” and “The Amazing Spider-Man”, has died aged 53, his publicist said Wednesday. The Bollywood star, who was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumour in 2018, was admitted to a Mumbai hospital ...

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Gabriele Grunewald dies at 32 after cancer battle

US distance runner Gabriele Grunewald, who became an inspirational figure to thousands of fans after continuing to compete at a high level despite a decade-long battle with cancer, has died. She was 32. Grunewald’s husband Justin confirmed the news of his wife’s death in a post on Instagram, two days ...

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Mexican wrestling star dies in front of stunned crowd in London

LONDON: The wrestler, whose real name is César Cuauhtémoc González Barrón, collapsed to the floor after being kicked by his opponent during a bout, the Camden New Journal reported. According to eyewitnesses, after Silver King collapsed, the referee turned him over and counted out, while his opponent, ex-WWE star Juventud ‘The Juice’ Guerrera, celebrated the victory. As soon ...

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BATTLE WITH CANCER: ‘Top Chef’ star Fatima Ali dies at 29

NEW YORK: Pakistani-American top chef Fatima Ali wrote a powerful and moving essay three months before she lost a prolonged battle with cancer on Friday. Pakistan-origin ‘Top Chef’ Fatima Ali passed away from a rare form of bone cancer called Ewing’s sarcoma. She was only 29-years-old. The reality TV star, ...

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Rapper Jon James falls from plane, dies during music video stunt

LONDON: A Canadian rapper died after falling from the wing of a flying plane he was walking on during a music video shoot, his management team said. Jon James , 33, died instantly in the “wing-walking” accident in Vernon, British Columbia, on Saturday, according to a statement. “He had trained ...

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Frank Vincent dies during open heart surgery

NEW JERSEY: Frank Vincent, veteran actor who is known for his role in films like “The Sopranos” and “Goodfellas'”, died during open heart surgery in New Jersey. Vincent, who has been acting for four decades, suffered a heart attack last week and underwent surgery at a Jersey hospital on Wednesday. ...

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Vinod Khanna dies at 70

MUMBAI: Actor Vinod Khanna, once acknowledged as one of Bollywood’s most handsome heroes, passed away at a Mumbai hospital on Thursday at the age of 70. He was suffering from advanced cancer of the bladder. Officials at the HN Reliance Hospital said he breathed his last at 11.20 am, weeks after ...

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English Channel fishing boat capsize: Rescued crewman dies

One man has died, a second has been rescued and a third is missing after their fishing boat capsized in the English Channel. The vessel from Belgium overturned off Ramsgate on the Kent coast at about 23:00 GMT on Tuesday. One person was rescued from the upturned hull at 07:30 ...

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British pop superstar George Michael dies

LONDON: Pop superstar George Michael’s death at the age of 53 from suspected heart failure is being treated by police as “unexplained but not suspicious”. The 53-year-old has died peacefully at home, his family said on Sunday night. “It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved son, brother ...

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