West Bengal  /  Published 26.09.20

Jobless migrant worker hangs self

A 38-year-old jobless migrant worker was found hanging from a tree in Birbhum’s Muraroi on Friday evening, his family members saying he was depressed as he couldn’t return to his workplace...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

India  /  Published 22.09.20

BJP leader suicide linked to poverty

A village level BJP leader allegedly committed suicide in Etawah district in Uttar Pradesh because he didn’t get a house under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana though police claimed he took the ex...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 21.09.20

At odds: To ciminalize suicide, or not to?

The corpus of legislation in India is extensive. It is, therefore, not entirely unexpected that the laws governing the same issue may turn out to be contradictory in nature. It thus falls upon the jud...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 21.09.20

'Nil' cited for farm suicides

By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 18.09.20

Cop kills self, wife cries blackmail

A sub-inspector of state police who was the officer-in-charge at the traffic wing in Balurghat of South Dinajpur fatally overdosed on sleeping pills at home on Thursday late at night. When Sudipta Ku...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

Calcutta  /  Published 17.09.20

Calcutta couple in financial distress found dead

By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

India  /  Published 17.09.20

‘Obsessed’ parent in school toy gun drama

A senior police officer’s wife has been arrested for allegedly pointing what turned out to be a toy pistol at the principal of her daughter’s school in Ghaziabad to force her to continue t...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Calcutta  /  Published 16.09.20

Final-year MBBS student found dead

A final-year MBBS student was found hanging inside his room in the main hostel of Calcutta National Medical College and Hospital on Wednesday morning. Dibyendu Sardar, 24, appeared to have hanged him...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.09.20

Dead cop’s father says daughter-in-law killed son

Bal Sudha Pandey, father of late assistant sub-inspector (ASI) Tarun Kumar Pandey, has submitted a petition with senior SP M Tamil Vanan alleging his daughter-in-law murdered his son. ASI Tarun Kumar...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 12.09.20

Debendra Nath Roy death case: CID says suicide, kin and BJP keen on CBI

The CID filed its chargesheet in the death case of BJP MLA Debendra Nath Roy at a local court here on Friday, concluding it to be a case of suicide and accusing Niloy Singha and Mabud Ali, known to th...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


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