Suicide Attempt
India  /  Published 19.07.20

UP: double suicide at Yogi door

A woman and her daughter set themselves on fire at the gates of the chief minister’s office in Lucknow, staging a near-rerun of the suicide bid by the Unnao gang-rape survivor and her mother two...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 18.07.20

Gold: gunman slits wrist

A police officer attached to the UAE consulate in the Kerala capital, at the centre of a gold smuggling controversy, was found with his wrist slit in an apparent suicide attempt on Friday and kept say...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Education  /  Published 02.07.19

Doctors must learn to communicate

YESIntegral partCommunication is an integral part of the medical profession, and doctors need to know how to deliver any news in a proper, decent and a sensitive manner, to avoid recurrence of inciden...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 27.06.19

Nadia youth dead, father blames girl’s family

A first-year college student was beaten up and poisoned to death, allegedly by his girlfriend’s family, in Nadia after he refused to stop seeing her despite the family’s objections.The girl, a Cla...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Nadia

World  /  Published 25.07.19

Epstein found unconscious in jail

A week after being denied bail, Jeffrey E. Epstein was found unconscious in his cell on Tuesday at a federal jail in Manhattan with marks on his neck, and prison officials were treating the incident a...
By William K. Rashbaum and Mihir Zaveri/New York Times News Service in New York

Education  /  Published 02.07.19

Suicide watch

There is a lot that parents can do to prevent suicide. First, they need to pay attention to the verbal and non-verbal signs of distress their child is exhibiting. There may be times when young student...
By Shivani Manchanda in

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.02.20

Harrassed by youth, girl jumps off roof

An 18-year-old girl from the capital tried to kill herself on Sunday night by jumping off the roof of her maternal uncle’s house at Purulia town in Bengal, reportedly after being harassed by a youth...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 14.06.20

Molesters make girl drink acid in UP

A teenaged girl was allegedly forced to drink acid by youths who had molested her in east Uttar Pradesh’s Ballia district and police have been accused by her father of dithering on registering a com...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Sports  /  Published 05.05.20

Buchanan's tips on slaying mental demons

Cricketers, irrespective of their success, live with the risk of facing tall mental bouncers at some point in their careers, feels John Buchanan, Australia’s World Cup-winning coach and also a peak ...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Education  /  Published 02.07.19

There are always signs before someone commits suicide

A Calcutta school was recently in the news because one of its Class X students committed suicide in school. A bright student, the girl had earlier slit her wrists at home but was fortunately saved on ...
By Shivani Manchanda in


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