Fed up with constant rejections, Pakistani cricketer tries to immolate self

Fed up with constant rejections, Pakistani cricketer tries to immolate self

Abbas then warned the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), saying he would set himself on fire at the entrance of the Gaddafi stadium if his request is not heeded.

Oct 02, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
Cricketer tries to immolate himself in Lahore

Cricketer tries to immolate himself in Lahore

The incident took place at the Lahore City Cricket Association ground involving a player called Ghulam Haider Abbas who also said that he is being targetted because of his humble background.

Oct 01, 2017, 13:21 PM IST

Girl immolates self after being harassed, dies at Chandigarh hospital

A 16-year-old Dalit girl who immolated herself in Punjab died after succumbing to 70 percent burns at Chandigarh's Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research on Tuesday morning.

Aug 11, 2015, 21:53 PM IST

Youth tries to immolate himself outside Rajnath Singh's residence

A 25-year-old youth tried to set himself ablaze outside Home Minister Rajnath Singh's residence at Ashoka Road here on Friday evening in the heart of the national capital.

Mar 14, 2015, 00:55 AM IST

Armyman sets himself, wife on fire in Delhi

A 27-year-old Armyman set himself and his wife on fire by pouring petrol and lighting a match following a heated argument here, police said Monday.

Jan 28, 2013, 22:26 PM IST

Two immolate to keep cops out of house in Odisha

Two men set themselves afire in Odisha in a bid to prevent policemen from entering their house as they investigated a crime, a family member said.

Nov 26, 2012, 11:20 AM IST

Alleging harassment, trader threatens to immolate himself

Alleging harassment at the hands of a SP leader, a trader on Thursday threatened to immolate himself at the Janta Darbar of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.

Oct 11, 2012, 20:20 PM IST

Man who tried to immolate near Mamata`s home dies

A youth, who had set
himself on fire in front of Railway Minister`s home, died of his injuries.

Mar 11, 2011, 10:22 AM IST

Woman immolates self outside BMC headquarters in Mumbai

Apparently frustrated over not being
able to get a job in BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation,
a 25-year-old woman today allegedly tried to commit suicide by
immolating herself outside the civic body`s headquarters.

Jan 19, 2010, 00:35 AM IST