After consuming illicit liquor, 14 people died in Madhya Pradesh's Morena district. Additionally, over 20 people fell ill, consuming the poisonous liquor. Coming down with heavy hands, the district authorities suspended four government officials, including a policeman and has registered a case under IPC section 304. Calling for a probe the district police awaits the post-mortem reports of the deceased to confirm the presence of poison in the… read-more
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Union AYUSH Minister Shripad Naik, along with his wife Vijaya and personal assistant, met with an accident on January 11 in Hosakambi village of Karnataka’s Ankola district. He has been admitted to Goa’s Bambolim Hospital and his condition is stable. However, the minister’s wife and his PA Deepak Dube sustained critical injuries and could not survive. Heading towards Gokarna, the speeding car had hit a tree and fell into a ditch.
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A 30-year-old man - Ziauddin Ansari - from Nagpur accidentally died of suffocation during intercourse as he tried experiments with his girlfriend to enhance the sexual experience. The woman allegedly tied Ansari to a chair in the hotel room, which slipped and tightened the rope around his neck while she went to the washroom. However, sensing a foul play, Ansari’s family accused a murder by the girl.
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A 36-year-old woman from Delhi’s Chhatarpur attempted suicide after killing her husband. Reportedly, she has made a Facebook post, which was spotted by his neighbour who informed the Police. After breaking the apartment’s gate, the police found the deceased body smeared in a blood bath, and the wife was found unconscious on the bed. While the lady was rushed and admitted to the Delhi AIIMS, the investigation is underway.
Famous Malayalam poet and lyricist Anil Panachooran passed away at the age of 51 on January 3. Reportedly, he was undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at a private hospital where he suffered a cardiac arrest during the treatment. His famous poetry collection includes 'Akshethriyude Atmageetam'; and he has also contributed to movies like 'Arabi Katha'. Expressing his grief, Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan tweeted, "His untimely demise is a… read-more
Revered Malayalam poet and activist Sugathakumari had breathed her last on December 23. Reportedly, the 86-year-old Padma Shree awardee had contracted the COVID-19 virus and was hospitalized at Thiruvananthapuram general hospital. Affectionately called as Sugatha Teacher, she has contributed progressive works of literature such as Krishna kavithakal, Thulavarshapacha, and Pathitapookkal among others. Condoling to… read-more
Veteran Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh CM Motilal Vora has passed away on December 21 due to post-COVID complications. As per reports, the 93-year-old Motilal was admitted at a hospital on the December 20 owing to urinary infection. Starting his career as a journalist, Motilal had switched to politics in 1968. Condoling to his demise, Rahul Gandhi said, "Vora Ji was a true congressman and a wonderful human being."
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In a heartwarming incident, a 2.5-year-old boy has saved the lives of seven other people by donating organs after he was declared brain dead. Reportedly, the deceased Jash Oza has donated his organs - liver, hearts, lungs, eyes, and kidneys - to the required, including foreigners. Moreover, he was also praised as "the youngest cadaver donor". As per reports, Jash had suffered brain death after he fell from a balcony.
Kerala Police have detained a truck driver suspected for killing a TV journalist in a hit and run case. The deceased SV Pradeep, who has worked for Manorama News and News18 was hit by a truck on December 14 while driving his two-wheeler in Thiruvananthapuram. Earlier, the deceased's family has raised suspicion over foul play as Pradeep had reported a series on gold smuggling and other reports alleging several politicians.
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A fisherman, identified as Nandu Ghungase, slit his own neck at a temple in Maharashtra on December 11 in order to offer his blood to 'Shivling'. The 25-year-old belonged to kharwad village and was found dead in the Mahadev Temple in Paithan town. Four people witnessed the act and one of them later told police about it. The police suspected that the act was a part of an Aghori practice.