Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi called his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif late this evening, hours after six Taliban suicide bombers massacred 132 schoolchildren in northwest Pakistan's Peshawar. The attack, which left 141 dead, has shocked the world...
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Tuesday December 16, 2014
The combat operation with the six Taliban suicide bombers, who attacked a school in northwest Pakistan's Peshawar, is over, and all of them are dead, the Pakistan police said. The nearly 7-hour attack left 141 people dead -- 132 of them were children...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 8, 2014
A day before her marriage, a 29-year-old woman committed suicide by jumping off from an upper floor of a mall in Delhi, police said on Sunday.
World | Ben Hubbard, The New York Times | Friday December 5, 2014
Despite death threats and suicide attacks, the couple married anyway.
World | Indo- Asian News Service | Monday December 1, 2014
Terrorists the world over are known to deploy suicide bombers, or "human bombs", to wreak death and devastation on their targets, but have you ever heard of a bird being used as a suicide bomber?
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 27, 2014
The sight of two young girls hanging from a tree in a village in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh, in May, horrified the country. Five months on, the Central Bureau of Investigation says they were not gang-raped and murdered as thought, but they committed suici...
World | Agence France- Presse | Wednesday November 26, 2014
A Bangladesh court today sentenced to death two Islamic militants for gunning down a police informant eight years ago, a prosecutor said.
World | Associated Press | Monday November 24, 2014
An Afghan official says the death toll from a suicide bomb attack on a volleyball tournament has risen to at least 50, with more than 60 wounded.
Wednesday November 12, 2014
People who suffer from this disease, which affects deposits of protein in the brain, may suffer from hallucinations
Saturday November 8, 2014
The autopsy reports said that the late actor had taken prescription medications, but in "therapeutic concentrations"
World | Reuters | Wednesday November 5, 2014
A Vatican bioethics official on Tuesday condemned the death by assisted suicide of American Brittany Maynard, a terminally ill 29-year-old who ended her life over the weekend, as an undignified "absurdity."
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 26, 2014
A 35-year-old married woman was allegedly stabbed to death today by a man with whom she had an illicit relationship, following which the accused tried to commit suicide, police said.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 9, 2014
The mysterious death of an Indian-American couple has been ruled as a suicide and a murder a month after the couple were found dead in their Texas home, according to a media report.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Friday September 12, 2014
India-born nurse Jacintha Saldanha, found hanging at a London hospital days after receiving a hoax call from an Australian radio station about Kate Middleton's first pregnancy, committed suicide, an inquest into her death concluded today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 31, 2014
Five years after the death of medical student Aman Kachroo due to ragging in Himachal Pradesh, the police on Saturday registered a suicide case following the death of a student of a private polytechnic college allegedly due to harassment by seniors.
Thursday August 28, 2014
Mr Williams committed suicide on August 11
Ishita Blaggan | Thursday August 21, 2014
Actor and comedian Robin Williams has been laid to rest and and his ashes have been scattered in San Francisco bay.
Divya Goyal | Thursday August 21, 2014
Forensic experts have confirmed that Telugu actor V Uday Kiran committed suicide.
Ishita Blaggan | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Talk show host David Letterman said he had no idea that Robin Williams, who committed suicide recently, was in so much pain.
Deepu M Kurup | Monday August 18, 2014
The family believes whatever set Mr Williams off on his fatal path occurred shortly before he cut veins, then hanged himself.