Man ends life over demand for special status to Andhra Pradesh

A 40-year-old man allegedly committed suicide in Gudiwada town of Krishna district, reportedly over the demand for according special category status to Andhra Pradesh, police said on Friday.

Teen girl ends life by jumping into Godavari river in Andhra

A teenaged girl is feared drowned after she jumped into Godavari river in an alleged suicide bid, police said today.

Faizabad: Teenage girl jumps into Saryu river, saved by PAC jawans

Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) jawans on Wednesday saved a teenage girl from drowning after she jumped into the Saryu river allegedly in an attempt to take her life.

Ashley Madison data leaks may have triggered suicides: Canada police
Ashley Madison data leaks may have triggered suicides: Canada police

In wake of the hacking of the extra-marital dating website Ashley Madison, two people are reported to have committed suicide, a Texas police officer being one of them, reports said Tuesday.

CRPF jawan deployed at Taslima Nasreen's residence attempts suicide

 A CRPF jawan deployed for the security of exiled Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasrin's residence here today allegedly attempted suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle.

Two people may have committed suicide after Ashley Madison hack: Police

 At least two people may have committed suicide following the hacking of the Ashley Madison cheating website, Toronto police said on Monday, warning of a ripple effect that includes scams and extortion of clients desperate to stop the exposure of their infidelity.

SC views on National Farmers' Policy timely: Swaminathan

 Renowned agriculture scientist M S Swaminathan today welcomed a Supreme Court directive to the Centre to give its view on revisiting the National Policy for Farmers.

Rajasthan: Youth commits suicide by jumping before train

A youth allegedly committed suicide by jumping before a running train near Kanota Railway station, near here, police said on Sunday.

Hanover charity match in memory of tragic Robert Enke
Hanover charity match in memory of tragic Robert Enke

Hanover 96 are holding a charity fundraiser next month for the Robert Enke Foundation in memory of their Germany goalkeeper who committed suicide in 2009.

Louis Tomlinson's father attempted suicide
Louis Tomlinson's father attempted suicide

 One Direction star Louis Tomlinson's father Troy Austin attempted suicide on Tuesday night after which he was moved to a hospital.

Help pours in for Mumbai man to bid adieu to his deceased son

Hundreds of people from across the globe have come forward to help a 68-year-old Mumbai resident to receive the mortal remains of his son after he committed suicide in the US.

OMG! Singer Morrissey 'admires' suicide

Singer Morrissey believes suicide is "admirable".

VHP supports Jain ritual Santhara

Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) Thursday came out in support of 'santhara', the Jain community's centuries old ritual of voluntary fasting to death, and urged the Rajasthan High Court to reconsider its decision of banning the practice.

Fed up of eve-teasing, college girl commits suicide in Maharashtra

Fed up of facing humiliation due to eve-teasing by her 'stalker', an 18-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison in north Maharashtra's Jalgaon district, police said.

Kate hoax call: Son of Indian-origin nurse who committed suicide set for UK university

The traumatised son of an Indian-origin nurse who committed suicide after a prank call about Kate Middleton's morning sickness has overcome the tragedy to gain admission into a UK university.

Bodies found at base of Swiss cliff in possible murder-suicide

 Swiss police said they found the body of a man and his two young children at the base of a cliff on Friday, in what appeared to be a possible murder-suicide. 

CCTV `shows Ikea suspect tried to kill self` after murders: Report

 CCTV footage from an Ikea store in Sweden where two people were stabbed to death earlier this week, show the alleged attacker trying to commit suicide, the Aftonbladet daily reported Wednesday.

Mathura farmers want to commit suicide on Independence Day

Farmers here, protesting against alleged official callousness, have urged President Pranab Mukherjee to permit them to commit mass suicide on Independence Day.

I am pure, innocent, says controversial godwoman Radhe Maa
I am pure, innocent, says controversial godwoman Radhe Maa

Controversial godwoman Radhe Maa, who has been accused of obscenity, on Monday claimed innocence.

Woman hangs herself at police station

A 28-year-old woman who was prevented from committing suicide by police, hanged herself to death in a second attempt at the police station in the district today.