A statement released by the family today said the novelist died at his London home.
Born in Trinidad, the son of an Indian civil servant, he studied English literature at Oxford University before basing his life in England.
As a student, he struggled with depression and attempted suicide.
His first book was a novel, "The Mystic Masseur" in 1957.
Hector ducks south of Hawaii, may lash Johnston Island
A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area later today. As of the morning of August 9, Hector was moving to the southwest from Hilo to the West at a speed of 20 km per hour.
Writer V.S. Naipaul waits to receive his Nobel prize for literature at Stockholm's Konserthuset from Sweden's King Carl Gustaf, Sweden December 10, 2001. "In a vigilant style, which has been deservedly admired he transforms rage into precision and allows events to speak with their own inherent irony".
He married Patricia Hale, whom he met at Oxford in 1955.
Naipaul was also outspoken throughout his career, likening former British prime minister Tony Blair to a pirate at the head of a socialist revolution. The views expressed therein are not necessarily those of stlucianewsonline.com, its sponsors or advertisers.
Kanye West has blessed the world with yet another brand new track, and sadly this one isn't entirely about "scoopity poop". Although his views may be polarizing, it's obvious after watching the interview that West is telling the truth.
For these leagues the transfer window does not end until the end of the month and spending can be expected to continue. The move however irked Guardiola who labelled Napoli president, Aurelio De Laurentiis' decision as unprofessional.
Anderson struck twice in quick succession to remove Ajinkya Rahane and Kuldeep Yadav before Broad trapped Ravi Ashwin lbw. The first was the result of an absolutely stunning away swinger that bowled Murali Vijay off the fifth ball of the day.
But as 17:00 ticked by without further activity, one of the club's most frustrating transfer windows in memory came to a close. The former United right-back believes the Red Devils support Mourinho after talking to players at the club.
The reprieve was only temporary and two goals in four minutes swung the game decisively in the visitors' favour. A deft touch and neat turn created the space he needed to fire a left shot past the helpless Derby keeper.
Pique has accumulated 102 caps for his national team, a record that coincides with the most successful period in Roja history. The central defender made his global debut in a friendly in 2009 and played 102 matches with Spain winning 73 of them.
Furthermore, reports have surfaced that USA Basketball isn't interested in grading high school players as "elite" or not. The only players that are eligible for this are student athletes that attended school for two years before leaving.
In April, its HR chief sent a memo admitting the company "failed" to promote and hire women and minorities for senior-level roles. The group has accused Nike of violating the federal and state equal pay laws, as well as the Oregon Equality Act.
The first chunky Balenciaga/Croc collab saw pairs of shoes for £645, much more than the modest price-tag on a standard pair. Anne Mehlman, who now works at Amazon-owned shoe-seller Zappos.com, will take over from existing CFO Carrie Teffner.
The use of the higher death toll in the report to Congress was first reported on Thursday local time by The New York Times . The report submitted to the US government earlier this week was part of a $139 billion reconstruction plan for Puerto Rico.
BC government announces proposed changes to ICBC rates
ICBC will apply for further changes from the BC Utilities Commission, with the expected changes to take place in September 2019. The corporation would forgive one at-fault crash for customers with 20 years of driving experience.
Lyle loses battle with cancer
The American golfer said his heart went out to the children of Lyle , who lost his battle with myeloid leukaemia, aged 36. You also think about it as far as Jarrod wouldn't want us out here feeling sorry for him or feeling bad or anything.
Discord Targets Steam With New Online Game Store
Discord wants to step up its game, however because, for Discord , being one of the leading chat platforms isn't good enough. Within the Store, players will be able to purchase games they're interested in and launch them directly through Discord .
Alize Cornet upsets Angelique Kerber at Rogers Cup
Cornet's last win over a player ranked in the top five in the world was also a hard court win over Kerber in Beijing in 2017. German fourth seed Kerber wilted in the sticky heat in her first match since winning her third grand slam title.
Monster Hunter World Gets Steam Workshop Support for Mods
Now, nearly half a year later, the game is out on Steam and it's one of the biggest new releases for the platform in 2018. Steam Charts keeps track of all-time peak user counts, and Monster Hunter: World is already in the top ten.
Omarosa Suggests Trump May Want to Start a ‘Race War’
While she doesn't provide direct evidence, she cites three unnamed sources who attest to the existence of the tape. She said he's not only bigoted and racist, but he's self-absorbed, misogynistic, and insecure as well.
Crocs to outsource manufacturing of clogs, other footwear
Anne Mehlman, a former vice president of corporate finance for Crocs and current CFO of Zappos, will take over as CFO. In addition, the company's executive vice president and chief financial officer, Carrie Teffner, is leaving.