Suicide rate

Suicide rate among employed higher than jobless: NCRB report

As per NCRB report, jobless men and women are less likely to commit suicide than their salaried and self-employed counterparts.

Jun 27, 2013, 00:13 AM IST

Suicide rate comes down in Kerala

Efforts to bring down suicides in Kerala seem to be paying off as the suicide rate in the state came down from 30 percent in 2001 to 25.25 percent in 2010, Social Welfare Minister MK Muneer said.

Feb 18, 2013, 14:24 PM IST

A US war veteran dies by suicide every 80 mins

A study said military suicides have gone up since the beginning of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Nov 03, 2011, 14:25 PM IST

Suicide rate in Pak soars high: World Bank rpt

A World Bank report pegs the no. of suicides in Pak at 7,000 in 2008.

Apr 03, 2011, 18:13 PM IST

Record-breaking suicides in US Army

Suicides in the US Army this year have topped last year`s record-breaking numbers, with the military particularly troubled by new statistics showing a surge in suicide rates among young soldiers, officials have said.

Nov 19, 2009, 16:02 PM IST