Tag: Death

Flash actor Logan Williams passes away at 16

Actor Logan Williams, who appeared in CW’s The Flash as the young Barry Allen passed away at the age of 16. Williams’ agent, Michelle Gauvin said that he died on Thursday but did not give the cause of the death and added that his sudden death comes as a shock. Flash stars, Grant Gustin and John Wesley Shipp, shared pictures of Williams on social media to appreciate his commitment towards his work and expressed grief.

Publisher Jang Group Mir Javed-ur-Rahman passes away

Chairman and Printer Publisher Jang Group, Mir Javed-ur-Rahman passed away on Tuesday. He was the eldest son of Mir Khalil-ur-Rahman, and brother of Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman. Mir Javed-ur-Rahman was being treated at a private hospital in Karachi. According to the hospital, he was suffering from lung cancer and was in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the hospital. 

Jazz legend Manu Dibango dies of coronavirus

Veteran Afro-jazz legend Manu Dibango died on Tuesday after contracting the new coronavirus, one of the first worldwide stars to succumb to the disease. According to his music publisher Thierry Durepaire, The 86-year-old Cameroonian, best known for the 1972 hit ‘Soul Makossa died early morning in a hospital in the Paris region. A message on his official Facebook page confirmed that his death had come after he contracted Covid-19.

Actor Nicholas Tucci dies at 38

Actor Nicholas Tucci who became popular for his role in Netflix show “You’re Next” has died after battling cancer at the age of 38. His father Alexandra shared the news of his son’s demise on social media, saying Tucci had wanted to keep his health troubles private so that he could continue to work. 

PM Khan’s friend Naeemul Haque laid to rest in Karachi

Prime Minister Imran Khan’s close friend and special assistant Naeemul Haque was laid to rest in Karachi’s Gizri Graveyard on Sunday. Haque, one of the founding members of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, died on Saturday after a prolonged battle with cancer. PM Khan said that he was devastated by the death of one of his oldest friends. 

PPP MPA Shahnaz Ansari killed in Naushero Feroz attack

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) MPA Shahnaz Ansari was killed Saturday evening in an attack on her in Sindh’s Naushero Feroz. She was shot thrice while she was in Darya Khan Marri for her brother-in-law’s chehlum. An argument reportedly broke out after which some relatives opened fire at her. The police are not releasing any details about the case yet.

Indian actor Kushal Punjabi found dead in apartment

Bollywood actor Kushal Punjabi was found dead at his apartment in Bandra, western Mumbai. He was 42 years old. According to the police, the Ishq Mein Marjawan star’s body was found by his parents. An Accidental Death Report has been filed and further investigation is underway. Kushal was a popular television actor and also appeared in several reality TV shows. 

Pervez Musharraf files petition against death sentence

Former military dictator General Pervez Musharraf has filed a petition against his death sentence for suspending the country’s Constitution on November 3, 2017. His lawyer, Advocate Azhar Siddique, filed on Friday a review plea in the Lahore High Court. In his 86-page petition, Musharraf has raised objections against the paragraph 66 of the written order and it also claims  that Musharraf wasn’t given a chance to present his stance in the case. 

Teenage game addict dies after playing all night

In a tragic incident in Thailand, a 17-year-old boy Piyawat Harikun died after playing an online game all night. He suffered a stroke which proved fatal, according to the reports.The boy used to stay up all night and day while playing video games. He spent his entire school holidays in October playing multiplayer battle games. According to Piyawat’s father his death is an example for other parents as they should keep track of their children’s playing hours. 

Indian YouTuber Grandpa Kitchen dies

Beloved Indian YouTuber Narayana Reddy, known as Grandpa and for his mega-sized outdoor cooking, has died at the age of 73. Reddy built an audience of more than 6 million subscribers on YouTube where he uploaded videos of himself and his grandchildren preparing vast meals for the local orphans and other underprivileged people living on the outskirts of Hyderabad, in southern Telangana state. His fans are extremely upset about the news and posted tributes on Twitter.