Drug Overdose

  • Manhattan funeral home hosts wake for Philip Seymour Hoffman 07-02-2014 07:22 AM

    New York: Actors and others close to Philip Seymour Hoffman paid their respects at a wake in Manhattan. The wake was held at the Frank E. Campbell Funeral Home. It has orchestrated funerals for celebrities including Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and James Cagney. Among the mourners was Amy Adams, who co-starred...
  • NY Police: Philip Seymour Hoffman's heroin didn't have additive 05-02-2014 09:27 AM

    New York: Heroin recovered at Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman's apartment after he was found there dead with a syringe in his arm has tested negative for the powerful additive fentanyl, a police official said Tuesday. Samples taken from Hoffman's Manhattan apartment didn't contain the potent synthetic morphine, which is...
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman among thousands of addiction victims 04-02-2014 07:35 AM

    Los Angeles: Philip Seymour Hoffman suffered from a chronic medical condition that required ongoing treatment. An admitted drug addict who first sought professional help more than two decades ago, Hoffman apparently succumbed to his illness with an overdose despite a return to rehab last March. A father of three with...
  • Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman found dead with a needle in his arm 03-02-2014 10:41 AM

    Oscar award winner Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead on Sunday in his apartment in New York. Though investigations are still underway, police suspect a case of drug overdose. ...
  • Snapshot: Outside the apartment where Oscar winning actor Hoffman was found dead 03-02-2014 08:57 AM

    Philip Seymour Hoffman, who won the Oscar for his portrayal of writer Truman Capote and created a gallery of slackers, charlatans and other characters so vivid that he was regarded as one of the world's finest actors, was found dead in his apartment on Sunday with what officials said was...
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman's family 'devastated' by his death 03-02-2014 08:22 AM

    New York: The family of Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman says his death is "a tragic and sudden loss." The 46-year-old actor was found dead on Sunday in his New York City apartment. In a statement, the family said the "outpouring of love and support" was appreciated. They asked people...
  • Oscar winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman found dead in New York 03-02-2014 07:28 AM

    New York: Philip Seymour Hoffman, who won the Oscar for his portrayal of writer Truman Capote and created a gallery of slackers, charlatans and other characters so vivid that he was regarded as one of the world's finest actors, was found dead in his apartment Sunday with what officials said...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: Police to question Shashi Tharoor 22-01-2014 06:48 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Wednesday said it will investigate the Sunanda Pushkar death case from all angles, including suicide, homicide or accidental death. It said that it will proceed with the probe once the full post-mortem and viscera reports are out. However, they are yet to register a...
  • Son rubbishes reports of Sunanda committing suicide 21-01-2014 11:42 PM

    New Delhi: Speaking for the first time since his mother's death, Shiv Menon in a statement said on Tuesday that Sunanda Pushkar was too strong to commit suicide. He also expressed his shock over the theories related to her death doing the rounds in media. "Anyone who knew my mother...
  • MJ was murdered by close friends: La Toya 24-06-2011 07:35 AM

    Just days before Michael Jackson's second death anniversary, his elder sister La Toya speaks about his death. ...
  • Suspected drug overdose kills girl in Goa fest 31-12-2009 08:21 PM

    Meha Bahuguna had won a free ticket to the Sunburn Music festival. ...
  • Ledger died due to accidental drug overdose: report 08-02-2008 03:49 AM

    After speculations, it has been ruled out that Ledger committed suicide. ...
  • Anna Nicole's death mystery solved 26-03-2007 11:09 PM

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