Jharkhand  /  Published 15.07.20

Depressed? It’s time to call Jeevan

The number of emergency calls to Jeevan, a suicide prevention centre, has come down at a time when Jamshedpur is witnessing a spurt in cases wherein those suffering from depression are ending their li...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 15.07.20

MLA: cops think it's suicide

The Bengal government on Tuesday made public the post-mortem report on deceased MLA Debendra Nath Roy and said police suspected that he had committed suicide. The MLA of Hemtabad in North Dinajpur di...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

Health  /  Published 14.07.20

Depression: Dealing with suicide

I’ve been having suicidal thoughts periodically over many years. I no longer go up to my terrace. I feel overwhelmed pretty much all the time and there’s a feeling of tiredness that won&rs...
By Minu Budhia in

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.07.20

Balajore BDO's body found along Jugsalai railway tracks

The body of Balajore block development officer was found along the railway tracks near Dukhu Market under Jugsalai thana area on Sunday night. Nagendra Tiwary was the BDO in Deoghar district and was ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.07.20

Suicide linked to lockdown-induced depression

Lockdown induced  depression continues to take its toll. A 38-year-old mother of five children, Bimla Tanti, immolated herself while having a verbal altercation over phone with her husband worki...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 05.07.20

TMC leader killed over Amphan dole fury

The ongoing Amphan relief graft row took an ugly turn on Saturday with one leader each from Trinamul and rival SUCI found dead in Kultali, South 24-Parganas, and at least 40 houses and shops ransacked...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Calcutta  /  Published 03.07.20

Bullet from service rifle kills cop at Writers’

A 26-year-old motorcyclist died after he hit a truck that braked suddenly in front of him in Sector V on Friday, police said. The driver fled. In another accident, two bikers were injured when a car ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 01.07.20

Bihar migrant kills himself

It was the will to live that had spurred migrant worker Sikandar Yadav, 32, to walk under a scorching sun and thumb truck rides to make the 1,000km journey from Delhi to his home in Bihar amid the loc...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 01.07.20

‘Lockdown suicide’ after finance anxiety

A migrant worker from Jharkhand hanged himself in his quarters in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday night after weeks of anxiety over his finances, his wife and a friend have alleged. Somari Bhuiyan’s purp...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.07.20

Three deaths send shockwaves in Chatra, Koderma

Three deaths, including two suicides, have sent shockwaves in Chatra and Koderma districts. While a migrant labourer, who was facing money problems, died by suicide, a 20-year-old girl breathed her l...
By Our Correspondent in Hazaribagh


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