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Wednesday, May 27, 2020



Gurgaon: Man shoots self, bullet hits pregnant wife — woman stable, husband critical

May 24, 2020 9:56 pm

“An FIR had been lodged against the husband on the basis of the complaint by his wife, who is still undergoing treatment but is stable. However, there is no question of any arrest as of now since the man’s condition is still very critical,” said DCP (Manesar) Deepak Saharan.

TU leader Dada Purshotam Narayan Samant commits suicide: Maharashtra Police

May 23, 2020 5:13 am

Purshotam Narayan Samant hanged himself and his body was found by his domestic help early in the morning. He left a suicide note stating he was ending his life due to his prolonged illness, police sources said.

38-yr-old man 'hangs himself'

May 08, 2020 5:18 pm

The man, who was the sole breadwinner of his family had been out of work and was depressed over financial constraints, the family claimed.

Gujarat: 22-year-old man stranded at uncle’s place ‘hangs himself’ 

May 06, 2020 2:57 pm

Police said the deceased Siddharth Bhalerao, from Dharan village in Jalgaon district of Mahrashtra, came to visit his uncle Hitesh Birade in Ahwa town in Dang in March.

Family problems leading reason for suicides, says NCRB data; experts call for 'accessible' mental health help

February 07, 2020 11:11 am

Experts point out that lack of hope, help and self-worth leading to higher suicide rates. Over the alarming numbers, experts call for urgent attention to the burgeoning mental health crisis and the timely need to seek help.

Vadodara: 67-year-old man ‘jumps to death’

February 01, 2020 6:57 am

As per CCTV footage of the society where he was found dead, the man is seen walking towards the lift and minutes later, another CCTV camera captured his fall.

Delhi: 24-year-old found dead at hotel suite, Linkin Park lyrics part of suicide note

January 25, 2020 11:32 am

“We found some sleeping pills and liquor bottles in the room. Prime facie, it appears he died due to an overdose of medicines and liquor, but things will be clear after conducting his post-mortem. There were no injury marks and his body has been preserved at the mortuary in RML hospital,” the officer said.

Mumbai: Man kills self in Sanjay Gandhi National Park

January 01, 2020 5:57 am

The deceased was unemployed for three years and had slipped into depression, a police official said.

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.


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.