US comedian Joan Rivers no more
US comedian Joan Rivers no more

Joan Rivers, the acerbic US stand-up comic and television presenter, died on Thursday, a week after being rushed to a New York hospital, her family announced. She was 81.

Joan Rivers placed on life support
Joan Rivers placed on life support

 Comedienne Joan Rivers has been placed on life support following her cardiac arrest and medically-induced coma earlier this week.

Comedienne Joan Rivers in medically-induced coma
Comedienne Joan Rivers in medically-induced coma

Comedienne Joan Rivers has been placed in a medically-induced coma after suffering cardiac and respiratory failure during a medical procedure.

Joan and Melissa Rivers call Lady Gaga `a hypocrite`

US TV personality Joan Rivers has called Lady Gaga “a hypocrite,” after the singer posted an open letter claiming that her hit show, E!’s Fashion Police, bred negativity.