College student dies due to alleged ragging in Himachal, 2 students booked

A college student was found hanging from the ceiling of his hostel room and his father alleged that his son was ragged and forced to commit suicide, police said on Saturday.

Rohtak: Fed up of stalking by boys, two girls commit suicide

Upset of stalking by boys, two girl students of class XI and XII respectively committed suicide by consuming poison laced fruit juice, at their coaching centre, in Rohtak city.

Maharashtra: Two teachers held for abetting suicide of three students

Two teachers of a private school at Virar were on Thursday arrested for allegedly forcing three students to commit suicide by subjecting them to corporal punishment, police said.

Rohtak suicide case: Unfortunate that girls have to take such steps, says NCW member Shamina Shafiq

Referring to the suicide of Rohtak girls after alleged harassment, National Commission for Women (NCW) member Shamina Shafiq on Wednesday said that it is unfortunate that despite the presence of laws to protect girls, they have to take such extreme steps.

40-year-old physically challenged man attempts suicide in UP

A 40-year-old physically challenged man allegedly attempted suicide accusing the health department officers of harassing him for issuing certificate of being a handicapped, a senior officer said.

Girl kills self after being made to remove clothes at school as punishment

A 12-year-old girl on Saturday committed suicide after she was allegedly made to remove some of her clothes by a teacher as punishment for bringing a mobile phone to school, police said.

Retired CRPF officer shoots himself

A retired Central Reserve Police Force commandant committed suicide by shooting himself, police said.

Probes ordered into Bihar minister son`s alleged suicide bid

Gwalior District Collector and Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Saturday ordered separate probes into the alleged attempted suicide by Adarsh Kumar, son of Bihar Cooperative Minister Jai Kumar Singh, studying in the prestigious Scindia School here, officials said.

Woman commits suicide after family convicted in dowry case in UP

A woman allegedly committed suicide after her husband and in-laws were sentenced to life imprisonment in a dowry death case by a local court here.

Senior SAIL official commits suicide at his residence

The Assistant General Manager of Steel Authority of India`s Bhilai Steel Plant allegedly was found dead at his residence in Chhattisgarh`s Durg district, the police said.

Robin Williams` ashes scattered in San Francisco Bay

Comedian Robin Williams` ashes have been scattered in the San Francisco Bay following his apparent suicide, according to a death certificate released by Marin County on Thursday.

Robin Williams `cremated with ashes scattered at sea`

Robin Williams has reportedly been cremated and his ashes have been scattered at sea.

Scolded for not going to school, boy hangs self in UP

An 11-year-old boy allegedly committed suicide after being scolded by his father for not going to school, police said here on Thursday.

Probe begins into Odisha student`s suicide

A probe has been initiated into the suicide of a tribal woman student a week ago in Odisha`s Gajapati district after she did not get her stipend released from the authorities for more than a year, an official said Wednesday.

Gopal Goyal Kanda`s lawyer slaps Geetika Sharma`s brother in court

Former air hostess Geetika Sharma`s brother alleged that the lawyer of former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda slapped him at a court in Delhi.

Man jumps from Bandra-Worli sea link

A 65-year-old man, suffering from prolonged illness and depression, allegedly committed suicide by jumping into the sea here on Tuesday, police said.

Central government to seek report on Odisha student`s suicide

The central government will seek a detailed report from Odisha on allegations that a tribal woman student committed suicide after failing to get her stipend released from the state authorities for more than a year, a union minister said.

Govt transfers collector following student`s death

Amid criticism over suicide of a tribal nursing student at R Udayagiri in Gajapati due to alleged delay in getting stipend for her study, Odisha Government today transferred the district Collector, official sources said.

15-year-old girl commits suicide in UP

A 15-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide out of fear of being raped by two men who barged into her house at Thana Kankerkheda area here, police said on Sunday.

Delhi shocker: Woman commits suicide in the presence of five-year-old son

In a shocking incident, a 23 year-old woman committed suicide in the national capital allegedly in the presence of her five-year-old son, as per news reports on Saturday.