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Mumbai: Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wifeSunanda Pushkar's sudden death has left Bollywood celebritieslike Shabana Azmi and Sridevi shocked.Sunanda, who was upset over an alleged extra-maritalaffair between her minister husband Shashi Tharoor and aPakistani journalist, was found dead in a five-star hotelroom."Shocked to hear news about Sunanda. Condolences to Shri.Shashi Tharoor & family of Sunanda Pushkar," singer AshaBhonsle tweeted.Condoling the tragic passing of the entrepreneur, actressShabana Azmi said, "Deeply saddened by Sunanda's tragicpassing away. She was warm, lively and very affectionate.Heartfelt condolences to the family. "Actress Sridevi grieved Sunanda's death and rememberedher as an affectionate and vibrant personality. "Saddened by the unfortunate demise of a warm,affectionate, vibrant and good soul. RIP Sunanda Pushkar," the'English Vinglish' star said."Shocked to hear about Sunanda Pushkar... Seems likeyesterday she was with us at all Kolkata Knight Riders matchesin Kolkata. Cheering and cheerful," said actress-entrepreneurJuhi Chawla.Filmmaker Kunal Kohli said, "It's disturbing whatsocial media can lead through... We have to see what is goingon in our society and where social media is taking us to." Actor-producer Anupam Kher said he is stunned to knowabout Sunanda Pushkar's sudden death."She was bright, forthright, loving & full of life.Really sad and tragic. Sunanda Pushkar lived life on herterms. She was larger than life. Had a great sense of humour.Shocking. Feel bad for her family and her son," Kher said.Lyricist Javed Akhtar said, "It is shocking that some onelike Sunanda, full of zest for life, full of joy and happinessis no more. Deepest condolence to Shashiji."Author Shobhaa De, "I refuse to call her Sunanda Tharoor.Free at last! God bless her free spirited , beautiful soul."PTI

Euro 2016: Didn't see the England's exit coming, admits ex-coach Roy Hodgson

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Euro 2016: Didn't see the England's exit coming, admits ex-coach Roy Hodgson

Chantilly, France:England's now ex-coach Roy Hodgson cut a bewildered figure as he appeared before the press on Tuesday following his team's humiliating Euro 2016 elimination by Iceland, a defeat he s...


Shiv Sena puts up posters mocking Amit Shah, BJP warns of 'fitting reply'

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Shiv Sena puts up posters mocking Amit Shah, BJP warns of 'fitting reply'

Mumbai: The strain in the relationship between ruling allies Shiv Sena and BJP grew further on Tuesday with the Uddhav Thackeray-led party putting up posters mocking BJP president Amit Shah and settin...

Praful Patel asks PM Modi to cleanse BJP before promoting 'Swachh Bharat'

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Praful Patel asks PM Modi to cleanse BJP before promoting 'Swachh Bharat'

Yavatmal: In a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the cleanliness drive, senior NCP leader Praful Patel on Tuesdaysaid he should first set the BJP's house in order."It would be appropri...

BJP MP Hukum Singh meets Rajnath, discusses law and order situation in UP

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BJP MP Hukum Singh meets Rajnath, discusses law and order situation in UP

New Delhi: BJP MP Hukum Singh, who had stoked a controversy by claiming that many Hindus had migrated from Muslim-dominated Kairana in western Uttar Pradesh due to fear, on Tuesday met Union Home Mini...

Shiv Sena protests at Sudheendra Kulkarni's press conference for hosting Pakistani delegates

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Shiv Sena protests at Sudheendra Kulkarni's press conference for hosting Pakistani delegates

Mumbai: In yet another attack on ORF chairman Sudheendra Kulkarni, Shiv Sena activists on Tuesday tried to disrupt his press conference in South Mumbai for inviting Pakistani photo journalists to the ...

Water tanker scam: ACB trying to arrest me, says AAP minister Kapil Mishra

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Water tanker scam: ACB trying to arrest me, says AAP minister Kapil Mishra

New Delhi: Delhi Water Minister Kapil Mishra said on Tuesday that he feared he could be arrested by the Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) which has summoned him on 4 July regarding thewater tanker scam tha...

AAP will repeat the history it created in Delhi in Goa polls: Arvind Kejriwal

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AAP will repeat the history it created in Delhi in Goa polls: Arvind Kejriwal

Panaji: Aam Aadmi Party national convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday claimed his party will repeat in Goa its electoral performance of Delhi and win at least 35 out of 40 seats in the state in upcomin...