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Ex-Assam DGP Shankar Baruah accused in Saradha chit fund scam died

Published on: 18-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Former DGP of Assam, Sanker Baruah committed suicide in Guwahati after his residence was raided by CBI in connection to Saradha chit fund case.

Japan actress Yoshiko Yamaguchi died

Published on: 15-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

Yoshiko Yamaguchi, film actress of Japan, died at the age of 94 due to heart failure. She was also known as Rikoran and Shirley Yamaguchi in the US..

Educationist Kireet Joshi died

Published on: 15-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

Educationist and former education adviser to the Union government Kireet Joshi died at the age of 83 on 14 September 2014...

ISIS beheaded British Citizen, David Haines

Published on: 15-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

ISIS militants on 13 September 2014 released a video of beheading its hostage, David Haines, the British aid Worker. He was kidnapped from Syria.

Freedom Fighter and Journalist Jitendra Chandra Paul died

Published on: 12-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 18 people agreed

Freedom fighter and veteran journalist Jitendra Chandra Paul died.

Legendary Nazrul singer Firoza Begum Died

Published on: 11-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

Prominent Bangladeshi Nazrul Sangeet singer Firoza Begum died.

James Bond villain Richard Kiel died

Published on: 11-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

Actor Richard Kiel who played steel-toothed villain role in two James Bond films died.

Former NASA Scientist Dr. Noel W. Hinners died

Published on: 09-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 29 people agreed

A former NASA chief scientist Dr. Noel W. Hinners died on 5 September 2014 due to brain tumor

Habib Wali Mohammad died at 90

Published on: 09-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 52 people agreed

Habib wali Mohammad on 4 september 2014 died.

US comedian and talk-show host Joan Rivers died

Published on: 05-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Legendary US comedian and talk-show host Joan Rivers died on 4 September following a cardiac arrest on 28 August 2014.

Sri Lanka’s trade unionist, Bala Thampoe died

Published on: 04-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

Trade Unionist Bala Thampoe died at the age of 92 in Sri Lanka.

World's Oldest Test cricketer Norman Gordon died

Published on: 03-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 44 people agreed

The world`s oldest test cricketer Norman Gordon died in Johannesburg on 2 September 2014.

Former Attorney General of India Goolam Essaji Vahanvati died

Published on: 03-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 41 people agreed

Former Attorney General of India Goolam Essaji Vahanvati died on 2 September 2014.

Former Foreign Secretary A.P. Venkateswaran died

Published on: 03-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

Former foreign secretary AP Venkateshwaran died on 2 September 2014.

Renowned Kathak dancer Maya Rao died

Published on: 02-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

Veteran Kathak dancer Maya Rao died on 1 September 2014 following a massive cardiac arrest on 31 August 2014.

Renowned Telugu filmmaker Sattiraju Lakshminarayana died

Published on: 01-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 34 people agreed

Telugu filmmaker Bapu died in Chennai due to a cardiology-related ailment. He was 80. Bapu is survived by two sons and a daughter.

Noted Historian Bipan Chandra died

Published on: 30-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 29 people agreed

Bipan Chandra, former professor of history, was considered to be a specialist in the economic and political history...

Noted Malayalam actor Chemancherry Narayanan Nair died at 79

Published on: 26-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

Noted Malayalam drama and film actor Chemancherry Narayanan Nair died on 25 August 2014 at Chengottukavu in Kozhikode, Kerala. He was 79.

Oscar-winning Director of Gandhi, Richard Attenborough died at 90

Published on: 25-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

Oscar-winning British filmmaker and actor Richard Attenborough renowned for his critically-acclaimed biopic on Mahatma Gandhi died in London.

Eminent Kannada writer UR Ananthamurthy died at 82

Published on: 23-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

Jnanpith awardee and renowned Kannada writer U R Ananthamurthy died in Bangalore. He was 82.

Veteran CPI-M leader Amitava Nandy died at 71

Published on: 22-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

Veteran Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Amitava Nandy died on 15 August 2014 in Kolkata...

Squash Legend of Pakistan Hashim Khan died

Published on: 20-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 25 people agreed

Squash Legend of Pakistan Hashim Khan died on 18 August 2014. He died due to congestive heart failure.

World-renowned yoga guru B K S Iyengar died

Published on: 20-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 37 people agreed

World-renowned yoga guru Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar died on 20 August 2014. He died at the age of 96.

Iranian Poet Simin Behbahani died

Published on: 20-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 19 people agreed

Poet Simin Behbahani, the Lioness of Iran, died on 19 August 2014 in Tehran, Iran.

Founder of Delhi Gymkhana Club Dilbagh Singh died at 81

Published on: 19-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

The founder of Delhi Gymkhana Club Dilbagh Singh died at the age of 81. He is survived by his wife, two sons and a daughter.

Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos died

Published on: 19-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 25 people agreed

Eduardo Campos, the Brazilian presidential candidate, died on 13 August 2014...

Goalkeeping great Vladimir Beara of Croatia died at 85

Published on: 14-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

Goalkeeping great Vladimir Beara of Croatia died in city Split of Croatia on 11 August 2014. He died after a series of strokes...

Legendary Burra Katha exponent Daroji Eramma died

Published on: 13-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

Daroji Eramma, one of the last exponents of Burra katha died at a private hospital in Bellary, Karnataka. She was 84.

Reshamlal Jangade, the member of First Lok Sabha, Died

Published on: 12-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 81 people agreed

Reshamlal Jangade, the veteran politician and a member of the country's first Lok Sabha from undivided Madhya Pradesh, died

Oscar Winning Actor Robin Williams died

Published on: 12-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 25 people agreed

Robin Williams, the Oscar-winning actor and comedian died at his home in Tiburon, California. He was 63.

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