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Iraqi football legend Radhi dies after battling Covid-19

Iraqi football legend Radhi dies after battling Covid-19

Ahmed Radhi, one of Iraq’s most celebrated footballers, has died as a result of complications arising out of Covid-19, the Iraqi health ministry said.

US sailor from coronavirus-hit aircraft carrier dies after contracting virus

US sailor from coronavirus-hit aircraft carrier dies after contracting virus

A US Navy sailor died on Monday after contracting the coronavirus, marking the first death of a sailor assigned to the coronavirus-stricken aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt.

Hollywood actor Kirk Douglas dies at age 103

Hollywood actor Kirk Douglas dies at age 103

Celebrities around the world responded with an outpouring of grief on Thursday at the death of Hollywood actor Kirk Douglas, star of the film ‘Spartacus.’

'Star Trek' actor Rene Auberjonois dies at the age of 79

'Star Trek' actor Rene Auberjonois dies at the age of 79

Rene Auberjonois, the American actor best known from the cult series ‘Star Trek,’ has died at the age of 79.

Indian rape victim dies in hospital after being set ablaze

Indian rape victim dies in hospital after being set ablaze

A 23-year-old rape victim set on fire by a gang of men, which included her alleged rapist, has died in a New Delhi hospital, the doctor treating her said on Saturday.

World's oldest captive white rhino dies in French zoo

World's oldest captive white rhino dies in French zoo

The world's oldest captive white rhino, South African-born Sana, has died at the age of 55, the French zoo that she called home for the last 26 years said Thursday.

Student bomber dies in attack outside police office in Indonesia

Student bomber dies in attack outside police office in Indonesia

A 24-year-old university student blew himself up outside police headquarters in the Indonesian city of Medan on Wednesday, wounding six people, just a month after a militant attacked a former security minister.

Former head of scandal-hit Swedish Academy dies of cancer

Former head of scandal-hit Swedish Academy dies of cancer

Sara Danius, the former head of the scandal-tainted committee which awards the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died of cancer, Swedish news agency TT said on Saturday.

Former Indian finance minister Arun Jaitley dies aged 66

Former Indian finance minister Arun Jaitley dies aged 66

Arun Jaitley, the former Indian finance minister and one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s closest associates, died in hospital on Saturday, nearly two weeks after he was admitted following breathing difficulties ...

Former foreign minister Sushma Swaraj dies aged 67

Former foreign minister Sushma Swaraj dies aged 67

Former foreign minister Sushma Swaraj died at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi last night following cardiac arrest, hospital sources said. She was 67.

Brazilian male model dies after collapsing on catwalk

Brazilian male model dies after collapsing on catwalk

A male model has died in hospital hours after collapsing on a catwalk during Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, according to Brazilian media reports.

Thousands demand safety after student dies in Bangladesh road crash

Thousands demand safety after student dies in Bangladesh road crash

Thousands of students demonstrated in Dhaka on Wednesday to demand improved road safety after a university student was run over by a bus, in a city that only recently saw protests against poor road safety.