India  /  Published 24.12.18

Torched Dalit teen’s mom on hunger strike

The mother of a Dalit girl, who was set on fire by unidentified men last week near her village on Agra’s outskirts and died a day later, sat on fast in front of her home on Monday, demanding the imm...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 15.02.19

Adil: murder machine from moderate school

The life of Adil Ahmad Dar, the suspected suicide bomber aged 19, is an ominous example of how indoctrination can turn moderates into killing machines, accounts by his relatives suggest.Soon after the...
By Muzaffar Raina in Pulwama

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.01.20

Teen kills self over TikTok video

A 13-year-old boy hanged himself at his home on Friday night after his mother scolded him for using her smartphone to record TikTok videos instead of studying and snatched the mobile.The incident came...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 23.12.19

Rape victim, parents in suicide bid

A 17-year-old gang rape victim and her parents consumed poison in front of the residence of Varanasi senior superintendent of police, Prabhakar Chaudhary, on Monday and are in hospital. A police sourc...
By Our Special Correspondent in Lucknow

India  /  Published 16.01.19

UP 'gang-rape’ victim ends life on 2nd try

A young woman who had attempted suicide last year outside chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s official residence claiming police inaction against her alleged rapists finally ended her life on Monday ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.02.20

Teased, girl tries suicide

A Class VIII student jumped into the Kharkai river from the Adityapur toll bridge on Tuesday morning because some young men in her locality had been teasing her over her affair. The 16-year-old girl, ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

World  /  Published 24.04.19

India alert ‘2 hours’ before bombings

Sri Lankan intelligence officials were tipped off about an imminent attack by Islamist militants hours before suicide bombings killed more than 300 people on Easter Sunday, three sources with direct k...
By Reuters in Colombo

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.09.19

Suicide bid outside collectorate

A sacked driver of a transport company outsourced by Bharat Coking Coal on Wednesday came to the district collectorate with his wife and three daughters where he tried to immolate himself to draw atte...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.05.20

Fatal fall from eighth floor

A man was found dead in a pool of blood on the premises of an apartment building here in Pandra on Wednesday. Saurabh Agrawal, 35, was found dead at the Astha Residency complex, his sprawled posture s...
By Our correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 09.05.20

Ration dealer commits suicide

An elderly cancer-stricken ration dealer in Purulia who wanted to surrender his licence last week committed suicide on Friday night allegedly because of stress related to the large-scale foodgrain dis...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Purulia


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