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Swine Flu Update: Central team assesses swine flu situation in Hyderabad

A central team of experts rushed to Hyderabad on Thursday assessed the situation arising out of the spread of swine flu, which has begun and so far claimed 21 lives in Telangana state alone. The three-member team headed by Additional Director General of Health Ashok Kumar visited state-run Gandhi Hospital, the nodal centre for dealing with swine flu cases. The ...

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Oldest Facebook fan dies aged 114

Anna Stoehr, one of the oldest living people in the world at age 114 who lied about her age so she could get a Facebook page, has died in Minnesota, US. She lied about her actual age as the earliest birth year listed on Facebook to create a new profile is 1905. Stoehr decided to fudge her age by 15 ...

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Bollywood comedian Deven Verma is no more

Veteran Bollywood actor Deven Verma, who was known for roles in films like “Angoor” and “Khatta Meetha”, died in Pune early on Tuesday following a heart attack and kidney failure, family sources said. He was aged 77. He is survived by his wife Rupa Ganguly, the younger daughter of the late legendary actor Ashok Kumar. Verma breathed his last around ...

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Five new born babies die in Ludhiana hospital

Five new born babies died in a government hospital in Punjab’s Ludhiana during delivery, leading to protests from affected families. Hospital sources said that the babies died during or just after delivery. The affected families alleged that no doctors were available for delivery of the pregnant mothers and the hospital staff started conducting the procedure leading to the deaths. They ...

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Yesteryears’ Villain Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar Passed Away with Lung Cancer; Filmography

Bollywood actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar, knwon for his character roles in the 1980s and 90s died of lung cancer on Sunday-Monday midnight at 2:45 am with interstitial lung disease or sort of lung cancer at the Kolkilaben Dhurubhai Ambani hospital in Mumbai, aged 64. Born on May 11, 1950 in Maharshtra’s Ahmednagar district, as Ganesh Kumar Narbode, Sadashiv first began acting ...

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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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