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Samajwadi Party founder member Bhagwati Singh passes away

Founder member of the Samajwadi Party and former UP minister Bhagwati Singh passed away. He was 89-year-old. The last rites of Singh will not be done as he had pledged to donate his body to the King George Medical University. Buy Prime Test Series for all Banking, SSC, Insurance & other exams Find More Obituaries […]

Former Attorney General of India Ashok Desai passes away

Former India’s Attorney General and senior advocate Ashok Desai passed away. He was Attorney General from July 1996 to May 1998. He was served as Solicitor General of India from December 1989 to December 1990. He was awarded Padma Bhushan and Law Luminary awards in 2001. He started his practice in 1956 before the Bombay […]

Japanese Nobel Chemistry Laureate Shimomura Passes Away

Japanese-born Marine biologist Osamu Shimomura, who won the Nobel Prize in chemistry, has died. He was 90. Shimomura and two American scientists shared the 2008 Nobel prize for the discovery and development of a jellyfish protein that contributed to cancer studies. Shimomura was born in Kyoto in 1928 and studied in Nagasaki, where he survived Aug. […]

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister N.D. Tiwari Passes Away

Former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, N D Tiwari, passed away after a prolonged stint of hospitalization in New Delhi. Mr. Tiwari who began his career with the erstwhile Praja Socialist Party (PSP) to then serve his entire career in the Congress was 93 at the time of his death.  Apart from serving […]

Environmentalist G D Agarwal Passes Away

Environmentalist G.D. Agarwal, who was on a fast for the last 111 days demanding a clean Ganga, died after a heart attack in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand. The 86-year old former IIT-Kanpur professor, Agarwal had been on hunger strike for a pollution-free and uninterrupted flow in the Ganga.  Source- Business-Standard Find More Obituaries Here

Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Passes Away

Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft in 1975 passed away aged 65 after battling cancer. Allen was the childhood friend of Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates. It was Allen who came up with the name Microsoft and had left the company in 1983.  Allen ranked among the world’s wealthiest individuals. As on date of his death, he ranked […]

Legendary Musician Annapurna Devi Passes Away

Legendary musician Annapurna Devi has passed away in Mumbai. She was 91. She was suffering from age-related issues. Annapurna Devi was an Indian surbahar player of Hindustani classical music and she was the daughter and disciple of Allauddin Khan. She was married to sitar maestro Ravi Shankar. Source- The Hindu Find More Obituaries Here