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October 18, 2021


Hasbro CEO Brian Goldner dies, days after stepping down for health reasons

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Brian Goldner CEO of Hasbro Adam Jeffery | CNBC The toymaker Hasbro announced on Tuesday that its longtime Chief Executive Brian Goldner has passed away, just two days after he took medical leave. Goldner, 58, had been serving as CEO......

OBITUARY Pakistan nuclear scientist AQ Khan, at centre of proliferation scandal, dies

KARACHI, Pakistan, Oct 10 (Reuters) – Abdul Qadeer Khan, a Pakistani nuclear scientist who acknowledged being part of a nuclear proliferation ring, died on Sunday. He was 85. Khan was admitted to Khan Research Laboratories Hospital on Aug. 26 after testing positive for COVID-19 and was later moved to a......

Former Iranian President Bani-Sadr dies in Paris

PARIS, Oct 9 (Reuters) – Abolhassan Bani-Sadr, who became Iran’s first president after the 1979 Islamic revolution before fleeing into exile in France, died on Saturday aged 88. He died at the Pitie-Salpetriere hospital in Paris following a long illness, his wife and children said on Bani-Sadr’s official website. Bani-Sadr......

Abolhassan Banisadr: Iran’s first president after revolution dies at 88

Banisadr then served as Iran’s minister of economics and foreign affairs and, with the help of the Islamic clergy, became president. He faced huge difficulties from the start, including the US embassy hostage crisis and the Iran-Iraq war but, above all, the opposition of fundamentalist clerics. BBC – For more......

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