Suicide

Consider taking steps to firewall games like Blue Whale, SC tells govt

Consider taking steps to firewall games like Blue Whale, SC tells govt

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the government to consider forming an expert committee to create firewalls for virtual games like Blue Whale.

Oct 13, 2017, 12:59 PM IST
Woman ends life as NRI husband did not answer calls on Karva Chauth

Woman ends life as NRI husband did not answer calls on Karva Chauth

A 37-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself, as her NRI husband did not pick up her calls on Karva Chauth, the police said on Tuesday.

Oct 11, 2017, 10:28 AM IST
Man commits suicide after stabbing wife for not fasting on Karva Chauth

Man commits suicide after stabbing wife for not fasting on Karva Chauth

A 40-year-old man in Delhi allegedly committed suicide after stabbing his wife for not keeping Karva Chauth fast, the police said on Sunday.

Oct 09, 2017, 16:48 PM IST
23% adults aged 50 and above disclose their feelings before committing suicide: Study

23% adults aged 50 and above disclose their feelings before committing suicide: Study

 According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), over 800,000 people die by suicide around the world each year – that’s one person every 40 seconds.

Oct 08, 2017, 17:45 PM IST

Ex-village head commits suicide in Rajasthan

A 62-year-old former village head has allegedly committed suicide by hanging from the ceiling in his farmhouse in Baran district following which an advocate and a woman were booked on Wednesday for abetment to his suicide, police said.

Oct 05, 2017, 00:14 AM IST
Class 10th girl commits suicide after being stalked in UP's Sambhal

Class 10th girl commits suicide after being stalked in UP's Sambhal

Father of the deceased girl said that the accused man used to stalk his daughter regularly.

Sep 24, 2017, 19:13 PM IST
Mumbai: Unemployment forces newlyweds to commit suicide

Mumbai: Unemployment forces newlyweds to commit suicide

In yet another tragic accident, a newlywed couple living in Mumbai's Malad area committed suicide on Friday evening.

Sep 23, 2017, 07:34 AM IST
Class 5 student commits suicide, asks 'teacher to not punish severely' in last wish

Class 5 student commits suicide, asks 'teacher to not punish severely' in last wish

Upset over punishment given by teacher, a class 5 student allegedly committed suicide in Gorkhapur after consuming poison. Eleven-year-old Navneet Prakash, student of St Anthony's Convent School died in a hospital on Wednesday.

Sep 21, 2017, 11:27 AM IST
'Depressed' Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital doctor commits suicide

'Depressed' Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital doctor commits suicide

Police claimed to have found no suicide note at the spot but said that they have found a written "note" which indicated that he was suffering from depression.

Sep 19, 2017, 12:57 PM IST
Class 11 student commits suicide after brother scolds her for Facebook addiction

Class 11 student commits suicide after brother scolds her for Facebook addiction

 According to the family members, the girl strangulated herself with a cloth from the ceiling fan in her bedroom on Friday night.

Sep 17, 2017, 10:06 AM IST

CRPF constable commits suicide in Maharashtra

A 29-year-old jawan of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service weapon here this morning, an official said.

Sep 15, 2017, 12:23 PM IST

Engineering student stabs college director, commits suicide

A fourth-year engineering student allegedly committed suicide by jumping into the Pichola Lake here after stabbing the director of his college, police said on Wednesday.

Sep 13, 2017, 20:57 PM IST
Hrithik Roshan, Karan Johar campaign for suicide prevention

Hrithik Roshan, Karan Johar campaign for suicide prevention

Hrithik on Saturday shared a link of a video, which depicted that one should listen to a person for saving lives. 

Sep 09, 2017, 16:51 PM IST
Students stage flash protest at Jaya mausoleum against NEET

Students stage flash protest at Jaya mausoleum against NEET

Protests were held across the state for the fifth consecutive day today by students of private and government colleges and some pro-Tamil outfits against NEET.

Sep 06, 2017, 23:07 PM IST

Thane Police saves man from committing suicide

The Thane rural police has saved the life of a 21-year-old man, who allegedly tried to commit suicide by jumping into Versova creek in Bhayander here.

Sep 06, 2017, 14:09 PM IST

Delhi: Man shoots female friend before killing himself

A boy shot her female friend near Mukhrjee Nagar in Delhi and then killed himself. The boy has been identified as sonu. Watch the video for more information.

Sep 04, 2017, 12:16 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: Class VII student commits suicide after teacher chides her over period stains

Tamil Nadu: Class VII student commits suicide after teacher chides her over period stains

The incident took place in Tirunelvelli, over 600 kms from Chennai.

Sep 01, 2017, 14:48 PM IST
Blue Whale Challenge enters Assam: 17-year-old attempts suicide

Blue Whale Challenge enters Assam: 17-year-old attempts suicide

The 'Whale' has hit Assam's capital city, Guwahati. A Class X student was admitted to Guwahati Medical College and Hospital here on Tuesday, after he showed some abnormal behaviour.

Aug 31, 2017, 09:41 AM IST

Former model attempts suicide in Andhra jail

Former air hostess and model Sangeeta Chatterjee, facing trial in a red sanders smuggling case, on Thursday attempted suicide in a jail in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district.

Aug 25, 2017, 10:24 AM IST
B S Yeddyurappa seeks CM's resignation, demands CBI probe in DySP's alleged suicide

B S Yeddyurappa seeks CM's resignation, demands CBI probe in DySP's alleged suicide

Yeddyurappa demanded Siddaramaiah's resignation taking moral responsibility for "destruction of evidence" in connection with the case.

Aug 24, 2017, 19:41 PM IST