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Pioneer of modern documentaries Robert Drew passes away at 90

Jul 31, 2014

Pioneer of modern documentaries Robert Drew passes away at 90

Filmmaker Robert Drew, a pioneer of the modern documentary and spontaneous style known as cinema verite, has passed away at 90. #Obit #documentary #Robert Drew #Cinema Verite #Documentary films #Documentary director #Primary
Obama honours Sharon's dedication to Israel

Jan 12, 2014

Obama honours Sharon's dedication to Israel

President Barack Obama on Saturday lauded the late Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's dedication to the Jewish state and reaffirmed an "unshakable commitment" to Israel's security as Vice President Joe Biden prepared to attend the funeral. #United States #Barack Obama #Middle East #NewsTracker #InMemoriam #Israel #Obit #Iran #Iraq #Joe Biden #Palestine #Jordan #Ariel Sharon
Ariel Sharon's state funeral to be held on Monday

Jan 12, 2014

Ariel Sharon's state funeral to be held on Monday

The state funeral of former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon will be held Monday, his family said. #Middle East #InMemoriam #Israel #Obit #Iran #Iraq #Palestine #Jordan #Ariel Sharon
In war or withdrawal, Israel's Ariel Sharon marched to his own drum

Jan 12, 2014

In war or withdrawal, Israel's Ariel Sharon marched to his own drum

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A maverick in war and politics, Israel's Ariel Sharon reshaped the Middle East in a career marked by adventurism and disgrace, dramatic reversals and stunning rebounds. #Middle East #InMemoriam #Israel #Obit #Iran #Iraq #Palestine #Jordan #Ariel Sharon
#RIPNelsonMandela: Twitter pays tribute to the anti-apartheid leader

Dec 06, 2013

#RIPNelsonMandela: Twitter pays tribute to the anti-apartheid leader

Twitter has been overwhelmed after his passing away and the hashtag #RIPNelsonMandela is the top worldwide trends and in India today. #social media #Twitter #InMemoriam #Obit #Nelson Mandela #SocialMedia #Madiba #Mandela #Mandela passes away

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#RIPNelsonMandela: Twitter pays tribute to the anti-apartheid leader

Jul 19, 2014

Correction: Switzerland-Obit-Winter story

(AP) -- In a story July 17 about the death of Texas blues legend Johnny Winter, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Winter's last performance was on July 12 at the Lovely Days Festival in Wiesen, Austria. His last performance was on July 1... #Texas #Eric Clapton #John Lee Hooker #Jimi Hendrix #Johnny Winter #Muddy Waters #Tracy Nelson #Earth (musician)
#RIPNelsonMandela: Twitter pays tribute to the anti-apartheid leader

Aug 02, 2014

Correction: Obit-James Garner story

In a story July 20 about the death of TV legend James Garner, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the actor was "found dead." In fact, he died in the presence of family and others... #Texas #Eric Clapton #John Lee Hooker #Jimi Hendrix #Johnny Winter #Muddy Waters #Tracy Nelson #Earth (musician)
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