COUNSELLOR

  • Pune: The Army officer who wouldn't retire hurt August 24, 2012

    Pune: In the summer of 1999, Lt Col (Dr) Samir Rawat was injured in the right leg while fighting against the Pakistan Army in Ladakh during the Kargil war. It was a serious knee injury that put an end to his active soldiering career, but the diehard Rawat never let...
  • MoD deputes counsellors at forward posts March 19, 2008

    Rajouri, J&K: With the high levels of suicide rates in the Indian Armed Forces the Defence Ministry decided to depute counsellors at forward posts and unit levels, to fight the growing stress levels in soldiers. The battle against stress among the Indian Armed Forces has reached the field with mobile counsellors...
  • The myths and truths about suicide March 10, 2007

    New Delhi: Theres one suicide reported in the country every five minutes. And one in every three suicides is committed by a person between the age group of 15 to 29 years. What's even more alarming is that myths about suicide might be preventing us from helping. The first biggest myth is...
  • Pam turns into a marriage counsellor December 7, 2006

    Washington: It seems that two failed marriages and a string of relationships have made former Baywatch babe Pamela Anderson wise enough to offer some sound marital advice to prospective couples via her website. Anderson's move to share her words of wisdom follow the end of her nearly fourmonth, threeceremony union...