Noble Laurette Sir Naipaul dies at 85
The ace Noble Laurette Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul nicknamed Sir Vidal after he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1990, has been confirmed dead by his family at the age of 85.
Sir Vidal, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature in 2001 was confirmed to have dead by his wife Lady Naipaul as she said that the Nobel Laurette died on his home in London and he was surrounded by people he loved to be with.
The notable works of Sir Vidal include; A horse for Mr Bismas, In a free State, A Bend in the River and The Enigma of Arrival.
However, prominent people across the globe have been sending condolence message to the family of the decease on social media even his staunch critics like Salman Rushdics are not left behind in expressing their shocks about the death of Sir Vidal.
Freedom Fighter; Bishop Desmond Tutu Dies at 90
The freedom fighter cum Archbishop; Desmond Tutu, the Nobel Peace prize laureate who helped end apartheid in South Africa, has died aged 90.His death was confirmed in a statement by South Africa President; Cyril Ramaphosa.The president daysIt marked "another chapter of bereavement in our nation's farewell to a generation of outstanding South Africans who have bequeathed us a liberated South Africa," he said.Tutu was one of the country's best known figures at home an...
Indian Military Boss Dies in Air Crash
The head of defence in the Indian military service Gen Bipin Rawat has been confirmed dead after an IAF Mi-17V5 helicopter, with CDSboard had an accident today near Coonoor, Tamil Nadu.An Inquiry has been ordered to ascertain the cause of the accident.The Chief of Defence staff was going to Salur when the crash occurred all 12 out of the 13 onboard died immediately while one survive the crash.
Grammy Award Winning Singer Dies in Plane Crash
The entertainment industry in Brazil has been turned to a mourning state as an Award-winning Brazilian singer Marília Mendonça was killed in a plane crash along with four others after the private jet carrying the star, her producer and her uncle went down near a waterfall in southeastern Brazil on Friday.Reports have it that Mendonça, 26, was on her way to a concert in the Minas Gerais city of Caratinga when the private aircraft crashed.Mendonça, who won a Latin Gra...
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