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.
Cities | Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Monday December 26, 2016
A man, identified as Vishal Khade, allegedly committed suicide in Maharashtra's Thane district by jumping in front of a train on Thursday as - according to the police - he was depressed over the abuse he was receiving on WhatsApp.
Cities | Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Sunday December 25, 2016
A 50-year-old man in Thane allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself and purportedly filmed the act on his mobile phone on December 22.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday December 19, 2016
A 33-year-old cashier with the State Bank of India allegedly committed suicide on Sunday by hanging himself from a ceiling fan at his residence at Tharad in Banaskantha district, police said.
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 10, 2016
A 22-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving train near Bamanheri railway station in Muzaffarnagar, police said today.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Thursday December 8, 2016
On November 22, a mother of four set herself on fire after spending three days in a bank queue to swap six banned currency notes in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh town. The state government has announced Rs 5 lakh compensation for her family, making it the first death officially linked to the currency ban announced last month.
Hyderabad News | Written by Divya Vishwanathan | Wednesday December 7, 2016
An investigation has been ordered against two policemen, who allegedly failed to take action in the alleged gang rape of a 13-year-old girl in Hyderabad, who subsequently committed suicide.
Andhra Pradesh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 1, 2016
A female student of a medical college in Andhra Pradesh committed suicide by jumping from the college building in the early hours of Thursday, police said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 1, 2016
A 64-year-old die-hard fan of former Pakistan army chief Raheel Sharif has committed suicide by consuming poison, protesting the government's decision not to give an extension to the just-retired General.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 30, 2016
Seven days after ex-serviceman Ram Kishan Grewal allegedly committed suicide on November 1 over "One Rank One Pension" (OROP) issue, the government had credited the arrears of Rs 53,978 to his bank account, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.