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Teenager dies after being stuck in ‘faulty’ lift

The deceased hailed from Quetta, worked as domestic help

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July 20, 2019


‘Godfather’ of Hong Kong film, producer behind Bruce Lee, dies

He produced more than 170 films over his career

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November 3, 2018


British toddler at centre of legal battle dies

Terminally-ill British toddler Alfie Evans died on Saturday after doctors withdrew life support, following a long legal battle and a campaign by the parents that drew support from Pope Francis. “Our baby grew his wings tonight at 2:30am (0130 GMT). We are heartbroken. Thank you everyone for all your support,” the mother, Kate James, wrote…

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April 28, 2018


Former Barcelona and Spain striker Castro dies aged 68

MADRID: Enrique Castro, a former Barcelona player and five-time top scorer in the Spanish league, died on Tuesday aged 68. Castro, nicknamed ‘Quini’, scored 54 league goals in 100 games for Barca and won two Copas del Rey (1981, 1983), as well as the UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup (1982). He died in Gijon after suffering…

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February 28, 2018


Veteran Indian actress dies

MUMBAI: Ava Mukherjee, veteran Bollywood actress, seen in many films passed away on January 15. She was 88 years old. She was the popular face in Indian advertising commercials, films and television serials. Her most popular role was Shah Rukh Khan’s grandmother in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus, Devdas in 2002. Remember the grandma, looking…

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January 17, 2018


Bollywood actor-director Neeraj Vora dies

NEW DELHI: India’s prominent Bollywood actor and director Neeraj Vora died at a hospital in Mumbai on Thursday at the age of 54. Vora had been in coma for the past year following a stroke and was under treatment at a film producer’s home, which converted one of the rooms as a make-shift intensive care…

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December 14, 2017


Watch: Buses torched in Karachi after minor girl dies in accident

KARACHI: Two buses were set on fire by angry mob in Karachi after death of a six-year-old girl, Samaa reported Friday. According to our correspondent, a bike rider carrying a minor girl was hit by one of two buses that were racing on the main M.A Jinnah Road this morning. The bus hit the man…

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November 24, 2017


Quaid-e-Azam’s daughter Dina Wadia is no more

LONDON: Dina Wadia, the daughter of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, passed away at her residence in New York on Thursday, a spokesperson of Wadia group said. She was 98. Dina Wadia is survived by her son and Wadia group chairman Nusli N Wadia, daughter Diana N Wadia, and great-grandsons Ness and Jeh Wadia, the spokesperson…

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November 2, 2017


Renowned actor Iftikhar Qaisar passes away

PESHAWAR: Pride of Performance actor Iftikhar Qaisar passed away after a long illness on Sunday. Iftikhar Qaisar was admitted in ICU of Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) few days back. He was suffering from various disease including diabetics and renal impairment due to affected kidneys. Qaisar started his career from Radio Pakistan and drawn nation-wide fame…

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September 17, 2017


UAE ambassador, who got injured in bomb attack, dies

The UAE Ambassador to Afghanistan, Juma Al Kaabi, who was injured in a bomb blast in Kandahar, Afghanistan, passed away on Wednesday. The bomb blast also killed five other UAE diplomats. The bombing targeted the guesthouse of provincial governor Homayun Azizi, who was also wounded in the incident. According to a tweet sent out by…

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February 15, 2017


British actor John Hurt dies

London: British actor John Hurt, known for his roles in “Elephant Man” and “Harry Potter”, has died aged 77 after a battle with pancreatic cancer, reports said Saturday citing his agent. The actor, who played Mr Ollivander in “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone”, also starred in the 1978 film “Midnight Express”. He was twice…

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January 28, 2017


Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro dies at 90

Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, a towering figure of 20th century history, died Friday aged 90, his brother, President Raul Castro, announced. One of the world’s longest-serving rulers and modern history’s most singular characters, he defied successive US administrations and assassination attempts. He crushed opposition at home to lead the communist Caribbean island through the…

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November 26, 2016


Stage actress Qismat Baig dies hours after gun attack

LAHORE: Stage actress Qismat Baig has succumbed to wounds sustained in a gun attack in Lahore on Thursday, doctors said. The stage actress breathed her last at Services Hospital. The actress and her gunman were wounded when unknown armed men riding motorbikes opened fire on her car in Harbanspura area this morning. Police said the…

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November 24, 2016


Haque Academy Director, Shan ul Haque, passes away

KARACHI: Shan ul Haque, the Director of Haque Academy and son in law of Prime Minister’s Special Assistant Syed Tariq Fatemi, passed away here in Karachi. His friends and family members said Haque left the world due to sudden death. He was Director at the Haque Academy. He was ex-grammarian (Karachi Grammar School) and son…

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November 17, 2016


Brother of Saudi king dies

Riyadh: Prince Turki bin Abdel Aziz, a brother of Saudi Arabia’s king, has died, a statement from the palace published on the official news agency SPA said early Saturday. Prince Turki — who was born in 1934, according to his official biography — was a son of the kingdom’s founder, King Abdul Aziz bin Saud,…

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November 12, 2016


Actress dies after falling on stage during live performance

Marathi actress Ashwini Ekbote died today after collapsing on stage during a performance in Pune, police said. The 44-year-old, who had also acted in several plays, was performing at the Bharat Natyamandir in Pune when she collapsed on stage, a police official said. She was taken to a nearby hospital where she was declared dead,…

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October 23, 2016


Pakistani star footballer Shahlyla Baloch dies in car accident

KARACHI: Pakistan’s professional footballer Shahlyla Baloch passed away in a tragic car accident late Wednesday night in Karachi, sources report. Initial reports suggest the deceased was in the passenger seat at the time of the accident. A striker for Pakistan’s Women’s Football team, Shahlyla played for the club Balochistan United and the national team as…

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October 13, 2016


‘L.A. Confidential’ director Curtis Hanson found dead at California home

LOS ANGELES: Movie director Curtis Hanson, who won an Oscar for “L.A Confidential”, was found dead in his California home on Tuesday, the Los Angeles Police Department said. He was 71. Paramedics found Hanson at his Hollywood Hills home at about 5 p.m. local time (0000 GMT). Hanson, who was pronounced dead at the scene,…

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September 21, 2016


‘Sound of Music’s Liesl – Charmian Carr dies at age 73

LOS ANGELES: Charmian Carr, beloved by fans for her role as the rebellious daughter, Liesl Von Trapp, in the Academy Award-winning film “The Sound of Music,” has died at the age of 73, her family said on Sunday. Carr died on Saturday of complications from a rare form of dementia in the Los Angeles suburb…

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September 19, 2016


Former England paceman Higgs dies aged 79

LONDON: Former England fast-medium bowler Ken Higgs has died aged 79, his former county Leicestershire announced Wednesday.        “Leicestershire County Cricket Club is extremely saddened to learn of the passing of the great fast medium opening bowler, Kenneth (Ken) Higgs,” said a club statement. Higgs made his name with Lancashire before joining Leicestershire and becoming…

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September 7, 2016


Footballer dies during match quarrel

A local footballer in Argentina died after he was accidentally kneed and then struck in the head during a regional league match. The Argentine Football Association (AFA) confirmed Micael Favre, 24, died on Sunday following a match between San Jorge and Defensores in the Liga Departamental de Colon. Favre collided with his opponent and was…

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May 23, 2016

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