Tamil Nadu News | Reported by Ishadrita Lahiri and J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday March 21, 2017
Around a dozen human skulls are on display at Jantar Mantar -- the protest zone in Connaught Place, the heart of New Delhi. The 150-odd men who have been camping with the bizarre relics since March 14, say they are the remains of Tamil farmers who have committed suicide. If the Centre only gave them a loan waiver and a drought relief package, these...
India News | Edited by Nidhi Sethi | Friday March 17, 2017
A man allegedly hurled a chappal (slipper) and a stone at Union minister Pon Radhakrishnan, who had come to pay respects to Dalit JNU scholar J Muthukrishnan, who had allegedly committed suicide at a friend's house in New Delhi on March 13. His body was brought to Tamil Nadu's Salem district today. As the Union Minister of State for Road Transport ...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 15, 2017
Nitin Kapoor was a cousin of Jeetendra and was staying at his sister's house in the Mumbai
| Tuesday March 14, 2017
Guntur, Andhra Pradesh: She married at 17 for love. Today, she is a widow, who is determined that her two-year-old son would not grow up to be a farmer like his father. He would go to school when he turns three and will complete his education. “I don’t know how I am going to manage,” said the 21-year-old who has no family, except a widowed mo...
Delhi News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Tuesday March 14, 2017
A 27-year-old research scholar from Delhi's prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University or JNU has allegedly committed suicide. Muthukrishnan, who had a Masters' Degree from Hyderabad University was an MPhil student in JNU. Police say no suicide note has been found yet and added that he may have been depressed for personal reasons.
Delhi News | NDTV News Desk | Thursday March 9, 2017
Arvind Kejriwal will not be able to make good on his promise to give Rs one crore to the family of an ex-soldier who had committed suicide in Delhi during a protest. The Delhi Chief Minister's decision has been rejected by Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on technical grounds.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 7, 2017
Chhattisgarh government informed the state legislative assembly that 252 farmers have committed suicide during the last three years.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 28, 2017
As many as 287 farmers, including agriculture labourers have committed suicide in Madhya Pradesh during the past three months.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 23, 2017
In a fierce attack on his own party's government, BJP MP Varun Gandhi said that in the last two years, over 50,000 debt-ridden farmers had committed suicide while nothing had been done about business tycoon Vijay Mallya who had fled with a Rs 10,000 crore loan unpaid.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 22, 2017
The Supreme Court would tomorrow hear the plea of the wife of former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul, who had allegedly committed suicide last year, seeking a CBI probe into his death.
India News | Written by Himanshu Shekhar Mishra | Wednesday February 22, 2017
The drought-prone Bundelkhand, one of the most backward regions of Uttar Pradesh, is a place where development has dominated the political discourse during the election campaign.
Kolkata News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday February 19, 2017
A day after a 24-year-old woman, clutching an infant in her arms, committed suicide by jumping in front of an approaching Metro train in Kolkata on Sunday evening, a man reportedly tried to do the same but was rescued on time by an alert Metro railway official, a source in the Metro railways said.
Thursday February 16, 2017
Anuj Saxena surrendered before Delhi High Court in connection with a fraud case
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 14, 2017
Guntur district collector has issued a notice to mother of Rohith Vemula, the University of Hyderabad research scholar who committed suicide in January last, asking her to prove she belonged to the Scheduled Caste.
Mumbai News | Reported by Anant R Zanane, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday February 9, 2017
The 16-year-old daughter of a naval officer has allegedly committed suicide in Mumbai. Police sources say she was being harassed by the parents of her classmate. Shobhanharak Singh, the father of her schoolmate, has been arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 9, 2017
Nearly a month after police registered a case of murder after a Kerala-based gold merchant was found hanging at a lodge in suburban Chembur, it has come to light that the man had actually committed suicide, but made it look like murder as he wanted his kin to claim the insurance amount of Rs 5 lakh.
Pune News | Edited by Arun Nair | Friday February 3, 2017
A 23-year-old techie working with Tata Consultancy Services or TCS allegedly committed suicide at his apartment in Pune on Thursday. Police said Abhishek Kumar, who was from Kanpur, was found hanging from the ceiling fan of his rented apartment.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 27, 2017
A 23-year-old national level swimmer working with Western Railway allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her home in central Mumbai's Lower Parel, police said today.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday January 22, 2017
A New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) employee committed suicide by consuming poison in New Delhi alleging harassment by his senior officers, police said on Saturday.
Kolkata News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Saturday January 21, 2017
A teenage boy in Kolkata allegedly committed suicide on Wednesday night after posting a goodbye message on Facebook.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 19, 2017
Apparently upset with his parents for denying him a smartphone, a 14-year-old boy allegedly committed suicide in neighbouring Jagtial district, police said on Wednesday.
Karnataka News | Reported by Harish Upadhya, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday January 17, 2017
A revenue inspector of Karnataka committed suicide last evening, at his home in Srinagar area of South Bengaluru. The family of H C Srinivas, 40, a revenue officer of Bengaluru civic body BBMP, has alleged that that frequent transfer and harassment by a corporator had pushed him to take the extreme step.
Bangalore News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 16, 2017
A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) jawan today allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle at the Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru.
Pune News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 11, 2017
Pained by the death of his pet dog, a depressed 22-year old management student hailing from Chhattisgarh committed suicide, police officials said.
Andhra Pradesh News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Tuesday January 10, 2017
A couple whose son died six weeks ago committed suicide in Guntur in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday, on Vaikunta Ekadasi, considered one of the most auspicious days of the year.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday January 9, 2017
An 18-year-old computer science student allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in his college hostel bathroom in Kerala's Thrissur. The police have registered a case of unnatural death but his friends have alleged that he was harassed by college authorities on being caught cheating.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 6, 2017
A Sub-Inspector with Central Industrial Service Force (CISF) on Thursday committed suicide at a Delhi Metro Station, police said.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 2, 2017
A Delhi Police head constable posted at the Supreme Court allegedly committed suicide today by shooting himself in the court premises leaving behind a two-page suicide note in which he hinted at tensions on the family front.
India News | Edited by Vishal Menon | Thursday December 29, 2016
Senior IAS officer Sanjeev Dubey committed suicide in Lucknow on Thursday, police said. His body was found hanging from the ceiling of his official residence in the posh Gautampalli locality.
Indians Abroad | Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Wednesday December 28, 2016
An Indian teacher, identified as Antony Benjamin, who used to work for a Dubai-based educational institute allegedly committed suicide on December 14, days after he stopped showing up for work.