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  • This undated hand out photo provided by the Metropolitan Police shows Jacintha Saldanha. British police say that a nurse who was found dead days after she took a hoax call about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge was originally from India. Scotland Yard said Saturday that 46-year-old Jacintha Saldanha, who was found dead on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 had lived in Bristol in southwestern England for nine years. Saldanha worked at the London hospital where Prince William's wife, Kate, was being treated for acute morning sickness. The nurse was duped by a prank call performed by two Australian DJs, who pretended to be Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles to ask about Kate's condition. (AP Photo/Metropolitan Police)

    Radio station under fire for Dutchess of Cambridge hoax

    The British hospital that fell victim to a prank call from two Australian DJs asking questions about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge condemned the hoax on Saturday, as the radio station behind the prank tried to defend itself against rising anger a day after the nurse who took the call was found dead.


  • Anger at Australian radio station over royal hoax

    It started out as a joke, but ended in tragedy.


  • UK hospital protests to Australian radio over hoax

    The British hospital that fell victim to a prank call from two Australian DJs asking questions about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge condemned the hoax on Saturday, ratcheting up the pressure on their radio station a day after the nurse who took the call was found dead.


  • Nurse who died after Kate hoax call was from India

    A nurse found dead days after she took a crank call about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge was originally from India, British police said Saturday, as details began to trickle out about the woman whose death has sparked anger at the Australian radio DJs behind the hoax.


  • Hospital: Nurse involved in Kate hoax call dies

    A nurse who fell victim to a prank telephone call seeking information about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge has died, the London hospital where she worked reported Friday.


  • UK hospital: Nurse involved in Kate hoax call dies

    The news that Prince William and the former Kate Middleton were expecting their first child _ joyous news for a couple looking forward to starting a family _ immediately turned bittersweet with the simultaneous announcement that the duchess was being hospitalized for acute morning sickness. Then there was an invasion of her privacy by two disc jockeys who impersonated Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles to gain information on her condition.


  • **FILE** Britain's Prince William stand next to his wife Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, as she leaves the King Edward VII hospital in central London on Dec. 6, 2012. They are expecting their first child, and the Duchess was admitted to hospital suffering from a severe form of morning sickness in the early stages of her pregnancy. (Associated Press)

    Hospital: Nurse involved in Kate hoax call dies

    A nurse who fell victim to a prank telephone call seeking information about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge has died, the London hospital where she worked reported Friday.


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