At least 160 people die violently each day in Brazil: Report

A total of 58,559 people died violent deaths in Brazil in 2014, or about 160 every day-- and police actions were the second-biggest cause, new statistics have said.

Writer of 'Downhill Racer' James Salter dies at 90

The highly acclaimed writer James Salter has died at 90.

Highly-rated young Danish basketball player Rasmus Larsen dies

Danish basketball player Rasmus Larsen became the third sportsman to die in Belgium in a matter of weeks after the 20-year-old was found dead at home on Wednesday, according to his club Spirou Charleroi.

Kate Mara would 'die' without acting
Kate Mara would 'die' without acting

Actress Kate Mara has always wanted to be an actress and she thinks she would be "dead" if she didn't have her career.

4 troops die as attacks on rebels rise in Ukraine

Four Ukrainian troops were killed as forces carried out over 100 attacks on rebel positions and cleared separatists from three villages in the last day, a military official said today.

Former Haitian president Leslie Manigat dies at 83

Former Haitian president Leslie Manigat, who was ousted in a coup after 120 days in office, died Friday at his home in Port-au-Prince. He was 83.

US poet Maya Angelou dies at 86: US media

Celebrated African-American author, poet and human rights activist Maya Angelou has died at the age of 86, US media said Wednesday.

Doctors told me I was dying, says Morrissey

Veteran singer Morrissey reveals that doctors had told him he was "dying" after he vomited blood during his terrifying health battle earlier this year.

Woman admits leaving baby to die on US road

A US woman believed to be the mother of two infants found dead in the trunk of a car has admitted to leaving another baby girl to freeze to death along a rural road nearly five years earlier.

Three die in Iran police chopper crash

The helicopter was on a mission in the region and while it was landing it hit a wireless post and crashed.

WB: Five babies die in Malda hospital

In the latest instance of crib
deaths in West Bengal, five babies died in the neo-natal unit
of Malda District Sadar Hospital.

Nine blackbucks die en route to Kanha national park

About the cause behind death, the forest officials said that animals find it difficult to adapt to the environment different from their usual habitat.

16 more babies die in WB govt hospitals; toll 29

Four more babies died at Kolkata`s BC Roy Children`s Hospital, taking the death toll in two government hospitals in West Bengal to 29 on Friday.

Two women die in landslide in J&K

Two women died in a landslide
in Taggar village of Kathua district in Jammu and Kashmir,
officials said on Thursday.

Former Sri Lankan envoy to India passes away

Romesh Jayasinghe, a former Sri
Lankan High Commissioner to India, has passed away.

Jane Fonda thought she would die of loneliness

Veteran actress Jane Fonda, 73, thought she would "die of loneliness" when she was 20.

72 millionaires die young in China: Report

The Chinese multimillionaires, whose personal assets exceeded CNY 100 million, have died of unnatural causes.

`Men more likely to die from cancer`

Men are more likely than women to die from cancer because of higher initial risk and later detection.

18 babies die in WB govt hospital, probe ordered

Eighteen babies died at a
premier state-run children hospital here, triggering protests
by locals and relatives who alleged negligence by doctors even
as the West Bengal government ordered an inquiry.

Women ‘who sit for more than 6 hrs daily are 40 pc more likely to die’

A new study has revealed that sitting for more than six hours daily could raise risk of early death and cannot be reversed by exercise.