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Ghaziabad: Man kills his 2 kids before jumping to death with wife, another woman

December 10, 2019 10:01 pm

The couple’s two children were found dead in their beds, with police suspecting Gulshan smothered and stabbed them in their sleep.

50 student suicides in 23 IITs in 5 years: Govt

December 03, 2019 5:07 am

HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal provided this data in a written reply to a question asked by Revolutionary Socialist Party MP N K Premachandran on Monday. The information is significant in the backdrop of the recent suicide of a student named Fatima Latheef at IIT-Madras.

Fathima Latif death: CM has assured a fair investigation, says father

November 16, 2019 9:06 am

Fathima's father had met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and DMK president M K Stalin on Friday.

Virat Kohli opens up about depression: Here are others who have spoken about mental health

November 14, 2019 2:41 pm

Several celebrities have opened up about battling mental health issues in the recent past.

Mumbai: 40-year-old kills self, blames loan recovery agents

November 08, 2019 2:29 pm

In the note, the man claimed that he took the extreme step as he was in debt and due to harassment from loan and credit card recovery agents.

Noida: BHEL engineer booked over husband’s suicide

November 06, 2019 1:23 am

The two got married in 2014 and were initially living without conflict at Sector 45. They began having fights soon after, due to which the man had to quit his job, the FIR alleged.

Ludhiana: 3 brothers found hanging by bedridden father, ‘suicide note’ says they were duped of Rs 1 crore

October 29, 2019 3:33 am

Police said that in an eight-page suicide note, the brothers had blamed two financiers of duping them of Rs 1 crore. It said that the men had sold the brothers’ property for Rs 1.25 crore, but paid them only Rs 12 lakh.

Bullying by siblings may double odds of developing suicidal intentions: Study

October 11, 2019 11:42 am

The researchers said that sibling bullying often started when children are young, and that it is important to educate and help parents to intervene and reduce bullying between siblings in early childhood.

From depression to anxiety: Celebs who have opened up about their battle with mental health

October 10, 2019 8:39 pm

This year, on World Mental Health Day on October 10, here's a look at celebrities who have found courage to fight mental health disorders and have subsequently inspired others too.

Preventing teen suicide: Be alert to the warning signs

September 19, 2019 7:13 pm

Experiencing stress and anxiety during such a phase is inevitable, as it is for most other phases of life. It's important to remember that adolescents, like anyone else, are susceptible to experiencing stress.


TN suicide case: Govt. denying second post-mortem raises suspicion

February 09, 2016 12:12 pm

Chennai, Feb 09 (ANI): Speaking on the Villupuram medical students' suicide case, advocate Rajnikanth said many parts have been removed from one of the medical student's body after the post-mortem. He questioned the purpose of the Tamil Nadu government of denying the second post-mortem. He said it seemed that the Government was supporting the culprits. He asserted that the court is of the view that second post-mortem was unnecessary, which is not right and indicated something suspicious. He further added that they would appeal for conducting the second post-mortem.

Hyderabad: Protesting students detained

January 26, 2016 5:32 pm

Hyderabad, Jan 26 (ANI): Students protesting against the Hyderabad University authority and the government in the Dalit suicide case on Tuesday were detained by the police. A Dalit scholar of University of Hyderabad committed suicide on January 17. The incident has raised uproar in the whole nation with students protesting in every part of the country.

Rohith Vemula suicide: Students in Hyderabad continue their protest

January 25, 2016 7:50 am

Hyderabad, Jan 25 (ANI): Students of Hyderabad University on Monday continued their protest over the recent suicide case of Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula. Today's protest has come up following a series of protests against Rohith's suicide, who was expelled from the University of Hyderabad along with four other Dalit students.

Rohith Vemula suicide: JNU students sit on hunger strike

January 25, 2016 5:50 am

New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University students sat on hunger strike to protest against the Dalit scholar's suicide at the University of Hyderabad. One of protestors said they want the accused politicos to resign as soon as possible.

Leaders playing politics over Dalit scholar suicide: Srikant Sharma

January 21, 2016 3:30 pm

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party leader Srikant Sharma on Thursday read out loud Hanumant Rao's letter, stating that incidents have come up earlier and corruption has been prevalent in the Hyderabad University. He alleged that the Congress was mudslinging the Narendra Modi-led BJP Government on each and every occasion it finds. Sharma also stated that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was playing "vote bank politics" by jumping into this Dalit scholar suicide issue. He said it was a shame that caste was still a huge issue in this country.

Dalit scholar’s suicide: BJP backs Irani’s clarification

January 21, 2016 9:41 am

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shahnawaz Hussain on Thursday backed Union Human Resource and Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani's clarification on the Dalit scholar’s suicide case and accused the Congress of dividing the society by “playing politics” on such a sensitive issue. Irani had yesterday hit back at the critics and said that the suicide was not a ‘Dalit vs Non-Dalit confrontation’.

Congress dubs Hyderabad student suicide as murder

January 19, 2016 9:00 am

New Delhi, Jan 19 (ANI): Calling the suicide of the Hyderabad Dalit student as murder, Congress leader Kumari Selja on Tuesday said Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has always stood for the problems of poor people. She added that it was useless to expect any action from Prime Minister (PM) Modi as he has kept himself away from the matter.

Owaisi for strong action against Hyderabad University

January 19, 2016 6:31 am

Hyderabad, Jan 19 (ANI): All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday condemned the Dalit scholar’s suicide in the University of Hyderabad. He said the incident indicated that campus politics was no more a place for the decent. He added that the vice-chancellor should realise that it was because of him, that a youth was compelled to take such a big step. One of the five dalit scholars, expelled from the University of Hyderabad 12 days ago, hanged himself to death on Sunday.

Rape Victim commits suicide after rape clip goes public

January 14, 2016 7:57 am

Muzaffarnagar, Jan 14 (ANI): Mother of three committed suicide in Chapra village of Muzaffarnagar after her perpetrators made a clip of her being raped and circulated it in public. Police has arrested the culprit. A case has been lodged against the convict but the police is yet to take action.

Three found dead in old Rajendra Nagar

January 10, 2016 10:42 am

New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): Three members of a family were found dead in a house in old Rajendra Nagar in the national capital on Sunday. According to police, the lady and kid were murdered, while the police is not sure whether the man committed suicide or was murdered.Police is still investigating the matter. Further details are awaited.