Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday September 21, 2012
A 15-year old girl from Indira Nagar, Sewri was brutally assaulted, stripped in public and paraded by four women, in a brutal backlash to a feud with her mother last Friday. Unable to bear the trauma, Sneha, the Std IX student, attempted suicide and passed away at JJ hospital in the wee hours yesterday. Cops have arrested one of the neighbours, wh...
Mumbai News | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday September 18, 2012
A 27-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide in the hostel room of an MLA in Mumbai.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday September 6, 2012
Mirza Mukhtarbeg Dilawar-beg, a 38-year-old who went to Riyadh in Saudi Arabia on a work visa three months ago through an agent in the city, has appealed to the Indian Government to rescue him from the clutches of his employer, saying he is forced to work long hours, kept without food for days on end and prevented from speaking to his family in the...
Mumbai News | Reported by Rashmi Rajput; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday August 1, 2012
A businessman in Mumbai has been found dead in the sea near Dadar. The police suspect that he committed suicide by jumping from the Worli sea link earlier this week.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday July 24, 2012
A 38-year-old businessman committed suicide at his Panchsheel Heights residence in Mahavir Nagar, Kandivali on Sunday. Before committing suicide, he had called his best friend to say goodbye. Paresh Gandhi lived with his wife Seema and two children and ran a gold showroom in Raghuleela Mall.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday July 20, 2012
A 20-year-old girl is recuperating at Mulund General Hospital after being slashed on the face by her lover, who was incensed when she refused to run away and marry him. The 26-year-old accused, who had also tried to kill himself, has been arrested. Cops said that Lavesh Anant Ghanekar, who is a driver by profession, had an affair with a girl from ...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday July 11, 2012
Things went terribly wrong for a 15-year-old student, who attempted to re-enact a suicide scene for the benefit of his younger brother and ended up accidentally hanging himself with his mother's dupatta at his home in Vile Parle on Monday night.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday June 21, 2012
After being accused of infidelity by her husband, a 23-year-old Charkop resident drowned her two-year-old daughter in the sea before committing suicide six days ago. The Charkop police arrested her husband and in-laws of the woman yesterday, after her parents claimed that she had committed suicide due to their torture.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday June 20, 2012
A love marriage has ended in tragedy after a 29-year-old air-hostess, Vrushali Gaikwad, working with a private airline allegedly committed suicide at her residence on June 16. While initial medical reports and police records attributed her death to hanging, her family members allege foul play. The Gaikwads believe their daughter was murdered, and s...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Sunday May 20, 2012
Fifty-one-year-old constable Gunaji Patil, attached to the Worli police station, foiled a suicide bid by a 23-year-old housewife, who jumped off the Bandra-Worli Sea Link (BWSL) around 12 noon yesterday. Jalpa Pujari, who resides at her maternal house in Kandivali, tried to commit suicide over an alleged spat with her estranged husband about the cu...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday May 15, 2012
The body of 14-year-old Saddam Mohammad Sheikh was found hanging from a tree close to his house in Bhandup (West) on Monday. Cops say the boy, who is a student of Std VII, is suspected to have committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 14, 2012
In a major breakthrough, police today claimed to have collected evidence to show that Vijay Palande, gangster and key accused in sensational murder cases, had coaxed Bollywood actor Anuj Tikku to pen down a suicide note after drugging him in a bid to eliminate him and then stage it as a suicide.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 29, 2012
A paralytic senior citizen on Saturday, allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the fifth floor of his apartment located in Dadar in Central Mumbai, police said. Madhav Vaidya (85) was found dead by the security personnel of the seven-storeyed, White Lily building at about 4 pm after he heard a loud thud, police said. Subsequently, police were...
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 | Friday April 20, 2012
Cops now have reason to believe that late international model Viveka Babajee, who took her own life in 2010, may have been driven to suicide over Simrin Sud's growing closeness to her then boyfriend, financial stockbroker and socialite Gautam Vora. Police sources suspect that Simrin, an accused in the murder of bookie and film producer Karan Kakkad...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday April 6, 2012
Unable to bear the shock of his wife filing a petition for annulment of marriage, a 30-year-old man yesterday allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the ninth floor of the Bharti Vidyapith Bhavan, the building that houses the family court in the city. The deceased was identified as Navnath Rohidas Dhanepkar of Panshet and used to work as a cler...
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 29, 2012
An 18-year-old girl from Andhra Pradesh allegedly committed suicide on Thursday by hanging herself in her hotel room at suburban Andheri, police said.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday March 27, 2012
A 31-year-old peon at the Airport Authority of India (AAI) drowned on Sunday night in a 15-foot deep water tank at New Airport Colony, Vile Parle (East) where he resided. Cops said that Tilak Suraj Bahadur, a habitual drunkard, was inebriated and slipped and fell into the tank. "It seems the most likely scenario," said an officer from Vile Parle po...
Pune News | mid-day.com | Thursday February 23, 2012
A 23-year-old woman from Phursungi allegedly set ablaze her husband and later tried to commit suicide by consuming sleeping pills at Bhekarai Nagar in Hadapsar on Tuesday.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 16, 2012
A woman along with her three-year-old son allegedly committed suicide in Mumbai's suburban Borivali, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 5, 2012
In an unusual development, police have booked a man on charges of culpable homicide not amounting to murder, for causing his own death while driving a motorcycle in the early hours today.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday February 2, 2012
A man killed his two children by strangling them with a rope, and then took his own life by hanging himself with the same rope, at his residence in Ratna Nagar in Chakala, Andheri last afternoon. A patient of diabetes, Santosh Arkar had been hospitalised recently, and was reportedly depressed because of the condition.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 2, 2012
Fed up with his illness, a 42-year-old man today allegedly killed his two children and later committed suicide, police said. Santosh Alkar, a diabetic and unemployed, was found hanging at his residence in suburban Chakala by his sister this afternoon, police said.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday January 16, 2012
The body of a 33-yr-old man was found suspended from a bridge 500 m from the international airport in Sahar, two hours after he disembarked from a Dubai-Mumbai flight. Police, who were intimated about the location of the body through a phone call by a local, said that prima facie, Manuel Pereira had committed suicide, but that they were investigati...