Celebrity chef, journalist and TV host Anthony Bourdain was found dead in a hotel room sending shockwaves through the American media world. Food writer Maura Judkis of the Washington Post tells #theday about Bourdain’s legacy.
Anthony Bourdain, a celebrity chef, food critic and the host of a CNN food and travel program, has died at the age of 61. The cause of death was suicide, according to the US broadcaster.
A United Nations report indicates the number of civilian deaths in Afghanistan has increased, with militant attacks and suicide bombings their leading cause. Peace efforts in the war-torn country remain unsuccessful.
Germany's Health Ministry has insisted that it cannot "actively support suicide." It goes against a landmark 2017 ruling that found seriously ill patients should have access to the drugs.
An Indian court denied the appeals of three men convicted of a 2012 gang rape who wanted their death sentences lifted. The gang rape of a medical student sparked outrage in India and led to harsher sex crime penalties.
© 2018 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version