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Indian-Origin Student Kills ULCA Professor, Ends Own Life, Why?

An Indian origin student by name Mainak Sarkar, 38, who was a former engineering student and doctoral candidate of the victim, Prof. William Klug who was reportedly developing a computer-generated virtual heart, of late. Sarkar left India after graduating from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and attended California’s Stanford University, where he did his Master of Science in Aeronautics. He ...

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Taliban Leader Mullah Mohammed Omar Died 2 Years Ago, Confirm Afghan Officials

Mullah Mohammed Omar, the leader of the Afghan Taliban has died, reported BBC on Wednesday quoting Afghan officials. But the militant group is yet to comment on the claim. The Taliban leader, seen in pictures with a shrapnel wound to the right eye, died two to three years ago and not recently, said the report quoting Afghan government and intelligence ...

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Bobbi Kristina Brown Dead: Live Updates

Bobbi Kristina Brown is dead on Sunday night. The 22-year-old daughter of Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown was finally declared dead after seven months-long fight since Jan 31 when she was found unconscious in a bathtub, similar to her mother’s last hours. She was found unconscious and lack of oxygen for over 12 minutes had affected brain that she was ...

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Bobbi Kristina Brown Update: Strange Funeral Service Video Appears on Youtube

In a surprising move, a video uploaded by some BLACKNEWS appeared on Youtube titled “Bobbi Kristina Brown Funeral Service 7/30/2015”, which depicts the funeral service of Bobbo Kristina Brown but the future date as July 30, 2015 has left many fuming over the insensitivity when the 22-year-old is still lying unconscious at the Peachtree Christian Hospice in Atlanta. Bobbi Kristina ...

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Bobbi Kristina Update: White Tent Erected Outside Hospice, Hearse Brought in, Link Denied

With the end of Bobbi Kristina coming closer according to reports, photos of a tent erected outside the Christian Hospice where she was under medical care, have raised the concern of Houston family fans and onlookers alike. The 22-year-old daughter of Bobby Brown and the late Whitney Houston was in the Peachtree Christian Hospice since three weeks as all medical ...

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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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Bobbi Kristina Brown ‘Brain-Damaged’, Grandma Cissy Houston Prays for Miracle

Late singer Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown’s condition is elusive, says her grandmother Cissy Houston, who said she is still “unresponsive” with “irreversible brain damage”, which means brain dead. Cissy, the mother of late singer Whitney, spoke out about Bobbi’s condition after her father Bobby Brown claimed at a concert in Dallas on Saturday that his daughter was “awake” ...

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Nation Bids Goodbye to 135-Year-Old Money Order by Post

April 4: A 135-year-old legacy comes to an end! Like in the case of the telegram, India Post has quietly discontinued the traditional money order service, which was an integral part of the department since 1880, facilitating pan-India door-delivery of funds to a payee from over 155,000 post offices. In an era of instant communications, the traditional money transfer facility has ...

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Vinod Mehta — an editor people loved to hate

Vinod Mehta —  He staked his reputation by declaring Narendra Modi as the next prime minister, despite being highly critical of the man. At that time, every journalist worth his salt argued passionately that it would never happen, given the country’s complexity, size and identity politics. One of the most acerbic and irreverent of mainstream scribes, he never minced words ...

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