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Folk star Judith Durham suffers brain haemorrhage

May 15, 2013 | 8:30am EDT

Australian folk singer Judith Durham has suffered a brain haemorrhage while on tour with her band The Seekers. The 69 year old was hospitalised after falling ill after a concert in Melbourne on Tuesday night (14May13) and doctors diagnosed a cerebral haemorrhage. The star is set to undergo further tests in the coming days but is in a "lucid and comfortable" condition, a representative tells The Australian newspaper. The Seekers' tour, in celebration of the group's 50th anniversary, has now been postponed.

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