Jharkhand  /  Published 21.09.18

ISM researcher found hanging in hostel

A junior research fellow of IIT(ISM) was found hanging from the ceiling fan of his hostel room early on Friday with preliminary investigations suggesting suicide.Ranjan Rathi, 27, a native of Moradaba...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 18.05.19

We never felt the Achchhe Din that Modi promised: Punjab candidate

Independent candidate Veerpal Kaur was 16 when her father Krishan Chand swallowed Sulphas, or aluminium phosphide, which has come to be known more as an accessory to suicide here than as an agricultur...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in Ralla

World  /  Published 20.10.18

15 killed in Kabul blast as Afghans vote in polls

A suicide bomber blew himself up in the Afghan capital on Saturday, killing at least 15 people as voting concluded in parliamentary elections that were overshadowed by the threat of attacks and seriou...
By Reuters in Kabul

Calcutta  /  Published 03.06.20

Dupe and dump cry in suicide

A 33-year-old single mother allegedly committed suicide by consuming sleeping pills after she gave the same pills to her 55-year-old mother and six-year-old daughter at their Boral home, on the southe...
By Our Special Correspondent in

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.05.20

Bokaro: More suicides than Covid deaths

Suicides have claimed more lives in the Bokaro district than Covid-19 during the nationwide lockdown.While more than nine youths aged between 18 and 20 have killed themselves in the district in the pa...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro


Calcutta  /  Published 04.06.20

More victims of matrimony ‘cheat’

A 38-year-old man who had been arrested for allegedly cheating a single mother with the false promise of marriage and driving her to suicide had allegedly cheated at least three more women whom he had...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 02.06.20

Digital divide shadow on girl suicide in Kerala

A 14-year-old school student purportedly committed suicide in Kerala after her daily wage-earner father, blighted by ill health and lack of work during the lockdown, failed to repair the TV on which s...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 07.07.19

Farmer suicide over daughter's coaching fees

A farmer in Bundelkhand killed himself on Friday after failing to arrange for his daughter’s coaching fees for next year’s medical entrance exam, his family said.Mahesh Shukla, 46, of village Maho...
By Our Special Correspondent in Lucknow


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