World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 24, 2015
The controversial death of a black woman in a Texas jail was ruled a suicide after an autopsy found no signs of foul play, prosecutors said Thursday.
India News | Written by Tania Saili Bakshi | Friday July 24, 2015
A woman in Mussoorie jumped from the Lakshi Narayan Temple on Thursday and died, days after her husband jumped to his death from the same place.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday July 17, 2015
The first murder case has been registered in the Vyapam scam by the CBI, which this week started investigating the job scandal and the unusual number of deaths linked to it. The case has been registered in the death of 19-year-old medical student Namrata Damor; the police had claimed that she had committed suicide even though an autopsy report said...
World News | Reuters | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Kuwait seeks the death penalty for 11 out of 29 suspects being prosecuted for their alleged role in a deadly suicide bombing in a mosque last month, newspaper al-Qabas reported on Wednesday.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Death of farmers due to financial stress is being reported from the sugarcane growing areas of Karnataka. Pending dues in factories and low sugar prices this year have added to problems. At least 13 farmers have reportedly committed suicide in the last three weeks in Mandya region.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 9, 2015
Allegations of a massive cover-up in the Vyapam scam are now centred on a 19-year-old medical student whose death three years ago was dismissed as a suicide by the police two years after an autopsy report suggested she was strangled.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday July 8, 2015
The death of a 19-year-old medical student linked to the Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradesh, dismissed as a suicide by the police three years ago, has been brought back into focus after a TV journalist died minutes after interviewing her father.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday June 30, 2015
A young engineer in Tamil Nadu, who was found dead on railway tracks on Wednesday afternoon, is seen being dragged away by a group of men in CCTV footage retrieved by the police.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 11, 2015
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday condoled the death of a debt-ridden farmer from Punjab who had met him, and blamed the Narendra Modi government for the plight of farmers in the country.
Monday June 8, 2015
Aarthi, who had been acting since 2001, had led a troubled life, attempting suicide in 2005 by reportedly drinking cleaning fluid after an alleged failed relationship with co-star Tarun
Mumbai News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday May 18, 2015
Just before she died in her apartment in Mumbai, a 40-year-old model's last words were recorded by her room-mate, say the police, who are now examining the video recording.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday May 18, 2015
A 40-year-old model and actor allegedly committed suicide by slitting her throat at her Versova residence on Saturday afternoon.
Mumbai News | Written by Nikita Niraj Arora | Monday May 18, 2015
A 40-year-old model was found dead in her friend's apartment in Mumbai's Versova late Saturday evening.
Kolkata News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 16, 2015
A first-year undergraduate student, hailing from Patna, allegedly committed suicide by jumping from the sixth floor of his college hostel in Kolkata, police said today.
Blog | Mohd Asim | Friday May 15, 2015
The government and media have to be adversarial in a healthy way for democracy to survive, says Mohd Asim.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 8, 2015
The budding rowing athlete, who died after consuming a poisonous fruit in an apparent suicide pact with her three colleagues, had apologised to her mother for taking the extreme step following alleged harassment by seniors at Sports Authority of India centre in Kerala.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday May 5, 2015
The young man and woman were found hanging from two ends of a dupatta flung across the branch of a tree, in death very close. The police allege that Rajnish, 22, and Imrana, 18, committed suicide because they were not allowed by their families to marry as they belonged to different communities.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 2, 2015
A 65-year-old farmer died allegedly due to shock after seeing the damage to his crops due to unseasonal rain in Nathna village in the district, police said.
Telangana News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Saturday May 2, 2015
The death of an indebted farmer often pushes his family and children into a worse crisis, especially when the administration doesn't come forward to support.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday April 29, 2015
At a time when farmer suicides have caught national attention, a minister in Haryana has said that farmers who commit suicide are "cowards" and implied that they don't deserve the government's support.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday April 27, 2015
A farmer allegedly killed himself in Rajathan's Ajmer on Sunday, in what is the ninth suicide reported from the state since last week.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 24, 2015
Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashutosh broke down on national television when deceased farmer Gajendra Singh's daughter posed questions to him about her father's death at a rally which the AAP had organised.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday April 24, 2015
Two days after a farmer hanged himself at an Aam Aadmi Party rally in Delhi, the police and state government are virtually at war. Both blame each other for not saving the farmer.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Friday April 24, 2015
The family of Gajendra Singh, the Rajasthan farmer who hanged himself at an Aam Aadmi Party rally in Delhi earlier this week, has said it wants a CBI inquiry into his death, not an apology.