West Bengal  /  Published 13.09.20

BJP worker dead, party cries murder

A BJP worker was found hanging from a tree near his home in Hooghly’s Goghat on Sunday morning, prompting the party to cry murder and accuse “Trinamul goons”. The party put up a roa...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Hooghly

West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.20

Fatal mishap, suicide in Jalpaiguri

Sunil Roy, a 67-year-old resident of Karjipara village in Rajganj block of Jalpaiguri, hanged himself on Wednesday night, hours after his son Bikash, 46, died in a road accident. Sources said that Bi...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

India  /  Published 06.08.20

TV actor found dead

Television actor Samir Sharma, best known for his roles in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Left Right Left, was found dead at his home in suburban Malad where he lived alone, police said on Thursda...
By PTI  in Mumbai

Calcutta  /  Published 24.07.20

Dentist found dead in college hostel in Calcutta

A 27-year-old postgraduate trainee was found hanging in her hostel room at R Ahmed Dental College and Hospital in Sealdah on Thursday afternoon, police said. Manasi Mondal, from Purulia, was doing he...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.09.19

Xavier’s girl found hanging, FIR on Father

A 15 year-old student of St Xavier’s High School at Chaibasa was found hanging at her home in the Patahatu area, some 80km from the steel city, on Saturday. Her mother has accused a priest at the mi...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 20.03.20

Delhi gang rape convicts hanged

The four men convicted of the gang rape and murder of a Delhi woman on December 16, 2012 were hanged in the darkness of pre-dawn on Friday, ending a horrific chapter in India's long history of sexual ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 16.02.19

Citizen-science studies could help reduce man-animal conflict

Parting shotSir — Communication is an ever-evolving process. At present, it is the language of emojis that is the preferred medium of conveying what is on one’s mind. Even this language, though, i...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 28.10.19

Plumber suicide over ‘lack of work’

A plumber was found hanging at his home after filming himself on his mobile phone saying he was committing suicide because he could not find work, police said.“For the past few months, there’s bee...
By PTI in Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh)

West Bengal  /  Published 18.04.19

BJP worker found hanging in Purulia

A member of the BJP’s youth wing was found hanging from a tree near his home at a village in Purulia district on Thursday morning. The body of Sishupal Sahish, 23, was spotted 12 hours after he had ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Purulia

North East  /  Published 02.09.19

Teen suicides on the rise in Tinsukia

Several incidents of suicide by teenagers have been recently reported in Tinsukia district of Upper Assam. Lachit Tanti, 18, an engineering student of Rajib Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, w...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma


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