The Biggest Stories of April 24, 2015
Apr 24, 2015
India News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday May 3, 2015
A student of IIT Bombay has been found dead in campus. It was apparently a case of suicide and he has left a note, say sources.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday February 25, 2015
On the day mid-day reported that a family of four in Andheri (West) had carefully scripted and shot their suicide videos before hanging themselves on Friday night, the Oshiwara police have discovered that the deceased had been rehearsing their deaths and their last words since five days before they were found dead.
Ishita Blaggan | Thursday August 14, 2014
Jiah Khan was found hanging from a ceiling fan in her Mumbai home June 3 last year in a case of apparent suicide.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 3, 2014
The Bombay High Court today handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) the probe into Bollywood actor Jiah Khan's death, five months after Mumbai police concluded it was a case of suicide and charged her live-in partner Suraj Pancholi with abetting it.
India News | Saurabh Gupta | Friday March 28, 2014
The Bombay high court has raised questions on the charge sheet filed by Mumbai police in the Jiah Khan suicide case.
Chandni | Thursday February 13, 2014
A month after Mumbai police filed a chargesheet against him for abetting the suicide of Bollywood actress Jiah Khan, Suraj Pancholi appeared before the trial court.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday January 28, 2014
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has offered help to the Mumbai Police its investigation into the alleged suicide of actress Jiah Khan.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday October 15, 2013
A horrific case of parricide came to the fore in Kalyan on Sunday, when Dnyaneshwar Wankhede, a lab technician, killed both his parents, and then committed suicide.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Monday July 1, 2013
Aspiring actor Suraj Pancholi was today granted bail by a Mumbai court on a surety of Rs 50,000. The court, however, asked him to surrender his passport.
Robin Bansal | Monday June 17, 2013
Actor Salman Khan may have chosen to keep his own counsel on 25-year-old actress Jiah Khan's suicide but little sister Arpita has been quick to rubbish rumours about him intervening in Jiah's relationship with aspiring actor Suraj Pancholi.
Purnima Ranawat | Saturday June 8, 2013
Actress Jiah Khan's alleged suicide has shocked Bollywood but it is not an isolated case in showbiz and brings back memories of the untimely death of film personalties like Guru Dutt, Divya Bharti and Silk Smitha.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 7, 2013
A 37-year-old woman arrested in connection with a theft case allegedly committed suicide by drinking a toilet cleaning solution inside a police station in suburban Kandivali on Saturday, police said.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 2, 2013
Observing that evidence was not supporting the prosecution's case, the Bombay High Court has set aside a lower court judgement sentencing a city resident to seven-year rigorous imprisonment under section 304 B(1) of IPC for the death of his wife due to burn injuries.
Mumbai News | Reported by Rashmi Rajput, Edited by Samira Shaikh | Thursday January 31, 2013
A manager of a prominent bank allegedly committed suicide on Wednesday by throwing himself before a running train.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday November 30, 2012
No suicide note found on victim's person or at her house; police believe woman was suffering from depression for several years
Mumbai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 10, 2012
Even as the last rites of Varsha Bhosle, daughter of playback singer Asha Bhosle, were performed on Tuesday, police remained clueless about the reasons behind her suicide.
Mumbai News | Rashmi Rajput | Thursday September 27, 2012
11 days after a 27-year-old woman was found hanging in a room at the MLA hostel in Mumbai, Ramchandra Chikale, a lecturer at a B.Ed college, has been booked for abetting her suicide.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday April 26, 2012
The mysterious and suggestive note allegedly penned by supermodel Viveka Babajee in her personal diary before her June 2010 suicide will come under fresh scrutiny now. Khar police revealed yesterday that they would analyse samples of handwriting from Vijay Palande, Gautam Vora and Simrin Sud, all three arrested in connection with the double murders...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday October 3, 2011
A 24-year-old man was found hanging from the ceiling fan at his Malwani residence on Saturday. The police responded to a call made by the deceased's partner. A case of suicide has been registered. The deceased, identified as Mahesh Soni, had appeared on a reality show on television and admitted that he was homosexual and liked to wear a saree.
Mumbai News | NDTV Correspondent | Saturday March 12, 2011
The Mumbai police have registered a case against the in-laws of the college professor, Nidhi Gupta, who jumped from the 19th floor of her house along with her two kids. She left behind a suicide note saying she held no one responsible for her extreme step. The parents of the woman had alleged that she might have been forced to write the suici...
Sarika | Wednesday October 27, 2010
The Viveka Babajee 'suicide' case will now be reopened. The case had been shut, three weeks after her death on June 25.
Cities | mid-day.com | Friday August 13, 2010
In a new twist to the Viveka Babajee story, a month-and-a-half after the supermodel was found dead in her Khar apartment on June 25, Jonaid Bin Tajuddin Mohammed, whom Viveka called her brother alleges that her boyfriend could somehow be involved in her death, or might know more than he was willing to reveal.Jonaid Bin Tajuddin Mohammed sent a lett...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 20, 2010
A 55-year-old businessman allegedly committed suicide by jumping from sixth floor of a building in Mumbai , police said on Wednesday .
Cities | mid-day.com | Friday April 2, 2010
A 28-year-old committed suicide by hanging herself at Goregaon police station lock up on Friday. Sapna Salvi was brought to Mumbai for a credit card fraud case under transit remand and was produced at Dindoshi court on Thursday.