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The wife of Indian minister Shashi Tharoor has been found dead in a luxury New Delhi hotel room just days after she took to Twitter to expose her husband’s alleged infidelity. It will apparently take a couple of days to determine the cause of Sunanda Pushkar’s death but one of the forensic specialist's involved has already …

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Clearly it was an accident

She slipped over onto some bullets.....

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How awful

What a mess. What an awful mess. Condolences to her family.

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Nothing to do with Twitter. She was unwell and this affair must have pushed her to the brink. In retrospect, the twitter accusations seem like a final cry for help, or to make it known to the world what she was really going through. I wonder if in death, she has succeeded in extracting revenge from her cheating husband. His political career is probably done now.

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Not Necessarily Suicide.

It's not impossible that she died of an accidental overdose. (That's my inference, though; the article below does not actually say so. But there seems to be a prescription medication implicated.)

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/Evidence-of-drug-overdose-in-Sunanda-Pushkars-body/articleshow/29069362.cms

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TBH, I thought his political career would have been done once he got caught bunging free shares as bribes to his missus - apparently in India such wrong-doing means you have to sit on the naughty step for a year or two before sitting down to play at the top table again.

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Death leaves memories. Hopefully, the memories of this death engineer change.

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640K ought to be enough for anybody

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Proof at last

This must Shirley be considered as absolute, undeniable and Darwinian proof that social networking is bad for your health.

Beware, beware the Ides of march.

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Hmmm she reveals the identity of a (alleged) Pakaistani ISI agent, and shortly afterwards is found dead from unnatural causes... nah there couldn't possibly be any kind of sinsister link between those two events.

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It's the word alleged in your post that makes the rest of it meaningless.

Maybe she revealed the identity of a Pakistani ISI agent, in which case the rest of your post makes sense. Or maybe it was just the ramblings of a paranoid schizophrenic, in which case there's a damn good case to assume it's suicide. Or maybe something else altogether, in which case fuck knows.

Whatever it is we don't actually *know* do we? So what was the point of your post exactly?

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So what was the point of your post exactly?

I posted it because I could, isn't that the point of nearly every post on any site on the interweb?

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