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Maharashtra: Hotelier commits suicide in Virar

July 16, 2021 9:01 am

The deceased was identified as Karunakaran B Putran, who ran a hotel with a restaurant and bar attached in the Virar area in a partnership with some others.

Pune: Man mentioned in 'suicide note' of Art Director arrested

July 16, 2021 10:11 am

Acting on a tip-off that Maurya was coming to the Shivajinagar court in Pune to seek anticipatory bail, police laid a trap. Maurya was arrested around 7 pm from Pimpri area on the old Pune-Mumbai highway on Thursday.

In 24 hours, 9 ‘died by suicide’ in Ahmedabad

July 14, 2021 11:16 pm

According to police, the victims belonging to Narol, Vatva, Maninagar, Odhav, Nikol, Vejalpur and Sabarmati were found dead by their family members and police.

28-year-old woman constable died by suicide

July 05, 2021 9:20 pm

Police said Jaybhaye was married and her husband, who works in the Indian Navy, is posted in Kerala.

MPSC aspirant suicide: Family slams govt's 'negative' approach, says son wouldn't have died if interviews held on time

July 05, 2021 7:26 am

Political leaders, govt servants call for revamp of system to make it student-friendly.

Pune: Arts director dies by suicide after releasing video about 'harassment'

July 04, 2021 9:30 am

In the video, Sapte shared details about the harassment meted out to him by an office-bearer of the Film Studio Setting and Allied Mazdoor Union over financial issues.

Woman jumps off 18th floor of building in Bhandup, dies

July 02, 2021 5:44 pm

Bhandup senior inspector Sham Shinde said that the woman was suffering from mental illness. Her husband and two children were present in the house when the incident happened, he added.

Mumbai: Woman jumps off building with minor son, both killed; neighbour held

June 23, 2021 12:11 am

The woman, who had recently lost her husband and in-laws to Covid, left behind a note accusing her neighbours of harassing her

MP man attempts suicide with pistol, live streams act on Facebook

June 21, 2021 11:10 pm

Jain accused the local sub divisional magistrate and tehsildar of not giving him possession of a plot of land, allegations both officials refuted.

Gujarat: Woman held for ‘abetting’ suicide of businessman

June 19, 2021 1:35 am

According to police, Rinku alias Reena Malani, a resident of Gandhinagar, was arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide of Vipul Patel, a resident of new vavol in Gandhinagar.


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.