#Dies

Mumbai: In a chilling incident, a young man died when he was accidentally sucked into a MRI machine at a government hospital here, official sources said on Sunday. A hospital doctor and two staff, including a woman, have been booked and arrested. Rajesh Maru, 32, was the sole breadwinner of his family living in Lalbaug, central …

Bern: Former “James Bond” star Roger Moore, known for his swashbuckling looks and piercing gaze, has died after a short but brave battle with cancer, his family said. He was 89. Moore died on Tuesday in Switzerland, it was announced by his family on social media, reports telegraph.co.uk. “With the heaviest of hearts, we must …

Islamabad: An Italian mountaineer died while he was skiing down a 6,000–metre peak in Gilgit Baltistan, the northern most administrative territory of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK), officials said on Saturday. “Leonardo Comelli, the 27-year-old alpinist, fell down while he was attempting the first ever ski descent at the north-west side of Laila Peak,” said Karar …

Beijing: Noted Chinese writer and translator Yang Jiang, who was the widow of acclaimed novelist Qian Zhongshu, passed away at a hospital in capital of China on Wednesday last. She was 104. The writer’s death was confirmed by her publisher – People’s Literature Publishing House – but, the reason was not disclosed. Highlights: Yang was …

Dehradun: Police horse ‘Shaktiman’, whose leg was amputated after being thrashed during a Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) protest in Dehradun, died on Wednesday.  “It underwent an operation after the poor creature was injured on March 14 last. Shaktiman was given a prosthetic leg by surgery but was unable to recover from infection and died,” said …