Comedian Kim Idol dies

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 03:42:54 +0000

BY JOJO PANALIGAN   *   The death of comedian Kim Idol (real name Michael Argente) was confirmed by his mother. He was 41. “Anak alam ko lumaban ka para hindi mo kami iwan. Pinaalis mo lang kami ng Ate mo dahil hindi namin kaya na mawala ka. Maraming nagmamahal sayo anak. We love u!” […]

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US death toll from coronavirus surges past 100,000 people

Credit to Author: THE MANILA TIMES| Date: Thu, 28 May 2020 07:29:36 +0000

HARTFORD, Connecticut: The US surpassed a jarring milestone Wednesday in the coronavirus pandemic: 100,000 deaths. That number is the best estimate and most assuredly an undercount. But it represents the stark reality that more Americans have died from the virus than from the Vietnam and Korean wars combined. “It’s a striking reminder of how dangerous […]

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‘Life of Pi’ actor Irrfan Khan dies at 53

Credit to Author: THE MANILA TIMES| Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 09:26:56 +0000

MUMBAI: Acclaimed Indian actor Irrfan Khan, whose international movie career included hits such as “Slumdog Millionaire,” “Life of Pi” and “The Amazing Spider-Man,” has died aged 53, his publicist said Wednesday. The Bollywood star, who was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumour in 2018, was admitted to a Mumbai hospital earlier this week with a colon […]

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Globetrotters ‘Curly’ Neal dies at 77

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 10:31:44 +0000

Fred “Curly” Neal, whose characteristic shaved head and dazzling ball skills delighted Harlem Globetrotter audiences, died Thursday (Friday in Manila) at the age of 77. Neal died at his residence near Houston (Texas), the legendary exhibition team reported on his website, without giving more details. The Globetrotters brought basketball to global audiences with their spectacular […]

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