Death Rumour

  • Leonardo DiCaprio is the latest victim of death rumours April 11, 2014

    London: "Wolf of Wall Street" star Leonardo DiCaprio has become the latest celebrity victim of an internet hoax as social networking sites were abuzz with rumours about the actor's demise. According to a celebrity gossip website, the 39-year-old actor was such a novice on the slopes that he lost control of...
  • Kadar Khan fine, upset with death rumours February 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Kadar Khan is hale and hearty and says his family is really upset with rumours about his death doing the rounds on the social-networking sites. The 77-year-old has urged gossip mongers to stop spreading rumours. "My family is extremely upset about it. They are very worried. All this has...
  • Herath alive and bowling despite death rumours January 5, 2013

    Sydney: As Mark Twain might have said, rumours of the death of Sri Lankan spinner Rangana Herath which spread like wildfire across social media late on Friday proved to be greatly exaggerated. Far from lying in a Sydney morgue alongside former Test bowler Chaminda Vaas after perishing in a car crash...
  • Rajinikanth death rumours are false, says family May 13, 2011

    New Delhi: "Rajinikanth dead" was one of the top Twitter trends Friday afternoon, all because of a false rumour circulating about superstar's death. "Rajinikanth death" and "rajinikanth died" were also the top two most searched for keywords on Google India. Although later, Dismissing reports about his deteriorating health as rumours, the...
  • 'I don't know where Osama is!' June 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Ever since the Taliban were driven out of Afghanistan in the wake of 9/11, the whereabouts of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden have remained a mystery. Now, the man who gave him shelter and support, Taliban chief, Mullah Omar, whose whereabouts are also not known has replied to questions...
  • Taliban says Osama bin Laden alive September 26, 2006

    Dubai Dubai-based Al Arabiya television on Tuesday quoted a Taliban official as saying al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was alive and in good health. The Arabic channel said its Pakistan bureau had received a call from the unnamed Taliban official a few days after a leaked French secret document said...
  • Osama probably hiding in Pak: Karzai September 25, 2006

    Washington: Three days ahead of the trilateral summit with US President George W Bush and Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf, Afghan leader Hamid Karzai has said the al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden is "probably" in Pakistan and he can be captured if "collectively tried". " Osama is not in Afghanistan. I...
  • Journo convinced Osama is dead September 25, 2006

    Nancy (France): The reporter responsible for publishing speculation that al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden could be dead, is convinced the intelligence memorandum he published is accurate. Laid Sammari, a national reporter for the regional paper East Republican frequently writes about intelligence matters, but rarely has he seen a leak of this...
  • Why death rumours dog Laden? September 24, 2006

    New Delhi: America wants to see him dead though President George W Bush insists that he wants Osama bin Laden to be caught alive. The paranoid West wants to somehow get rid of this most dangerous man on earth while for most of the Muslim world, Laden is still the...