West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.19

Time to talk about what schools in Calcutta can do: Heads

It is time to discuss what schools can do to take pressure off children, several school heads said on Saturday.Institutional obsession with “phenomenally high scores and super achievers” might hav...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

India  /  Published 05.06.19

Boy who crawled into parked car to escape heat suffocates to death

A 12-year-old ragpicker who tried to protect himself from the summer heat by taking shelter in a parked car, suffocated to death after the doors of the vehicle got locked automatically, police said We...
By PTI in Akola

West Bengal  /  Published 23.06.19

Schoolgirl died of suffocation: Calcutta police

The Class X student found in the school washroom with her wrist slashed and a polythene bag wrapped around her head had died of asphyxia, police said on Saturday, quoting the preliminary post-mortem r...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.19

ISI dream & love for mathematics

The Class X student of GD Birla Centre of Education who is believed to have suffocated herself to death in the school washroom on Friday loved mathematics and had been preparing for the Indian Statist...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 05.01.19

Srinagar family tragedy mars snow relief

Srinagar on Saturday woke up to a thick carpet of snow and the tragic news of five members of a family being suffocated to death after using a gas heater through the night.Pictures of the five — who...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

India  /  Published 08.12.19

Suffocation took high toll

On Sunday, 32-year-old Firoz Khan woke up to flames engulfing the room where he was sleeping along with his fellow workers in a building in Anaj Mandi.Firoz, who is among the survivors of the deadly f...
By PTI in New Delhi


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