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Teen girls more vulnerable to bullying than boys: Study

Pediatricians and nurse practitioners should talk about the harmful effects of bullying with parents so that they can intervene early and reduce the victimisation that causes adolescents to consider suicide, so they will be able to live happier and healthier lives.

Decomposed body of class 11 student found in Rajasthan's Kota

The body was spotted lying under a tree by a local shepherd on Wednesday, Nahargarh SHO Dalpat Singh said. The boy had left home after lunch on May 4 and did not return following which his parents lodged a complaint with police, he said.

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Chandigarh: Acquitted in sexual abuse case, man commits suicide

He had been acquitted in a sexual harassment case around two months ago. Police initiated inquest proceedings under Section 174 of the Criminal Procedure Code after recording statements of his family members.

Pune: Wife of cop suspended for ‘rape’ alleges harassment by officer, attempts suicide at police station

The woman had filed an application at the police station alleging that a policeman had harassed her sexually. Her husband, meanwhile, is facing an inquiry after he was booked in a case of rape.

Mumbai: Anticipatory bail plea of Navy official, booked for wife's suicide, rejected

While the accused had claimed that he was falsely implicated in the case, prosecutor Mangesh Arote had submitted before the court that evidence, including statements of witnesses, were yet to be recorded and if the accused was granted anticipatory bail, he could tamper with it.

Sambhal: Hours after mother ‘beat them with a stick’, bodies of two sisters found hanging from tree

While the postmortem report is still awaited, police said that prima facie, there were no indications of foul play, and that apart from the rope marks around their necks, there were injuries on their bodies.

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Gujarat: Unable to bear mother's treatment cost, man kills self with kin

According to police, Deepak Sakariya (45), who used to run a grocery store, was under financial stress due to cost of medical treatment of his old mother.

Genpact executive commits suicide after being suspended over harassment allegations

Allegations against the man were being investigated by an internal complaints committee, and he had been suspended for the duration, the police said.

Delhi: Twelve-year-old found hanging, scribbled suicide note on arm

According to the girl’s mother, she was upset about being scolded by a teacher and had refused to go to school that day.

Blue Whale Challenge? Girl commits suicide, 'cut here to exit' found written on her hand

There was 'cut here to exit ' written on her hand, giving rise to suspicion that she may have been a mobile game addict.

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

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

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.

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Rohith Vemula suicide: Students in Hyderabad continue their protest

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

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

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

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’.

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Congress dubs Hyderabad student suicide as murder

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

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

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

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.

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