India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 15, 2012
The body of Jacintha Saldana, the nurse who committed suicide in London after a prank call by two Australian RJs, will land in Mumbai on Saturday. Her husband, Benedict Barboza, is escorting the body.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 7, 2012
Four days after an MBA student allegedly ended her life by jumping off the sixth floor of a building in suburban Santacruz, her boyfriend whom she secretly 'married' was arrested for allegedly abetting her suicide, the police said on Thursday.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 3, 2012
In a rare verdict, a man has been sentenced to five years imprisonment by a local court for abetting the suicide of his 11-year-old son whom he frequently battered to discipline if he skipped school.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 23, 2012
Police have booked the father of two kids found murdered on last Tuesday, and he is currently battling for life in hospital after allegedly attempting suicide, police said on Friday.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday October 30, 2012
Over a year back, four men who raped a young girl from Malad (East) and shot an MMS clip of the crime were arrested by the Kurar police. The MMS clip however, remained at large, and recently, it came back to haunt a 17-year-old girl in Gujarat, who eventually attempted suicide. The face of the Gujarat based girl bore a strong resemblance to that of...
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.
Sumita Chatterjee | Monday October 8, 2012
Varsha Bhosle, the daughter of legendary singer Asha Bhosle, killed herself in Mumbai.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 4, 2012
About 100 Kingfisher employees, including engineers and pilots, on Thursday took out a candlelight march from domestic airport to Kingfisher house in Mumbai to protest against the death of a technician's wife, who allegedly committed suicide due to financial stress in Delhi.
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 | NDTV | Friday September 21, 2012
A 15 year old girl in Mumbai committed suicide after she and her mother were dragged to a local police station on the allegation that her mother had an illicit affair.
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...