SUICIDE CAPITAL

  • Kollam in Kerala is India's new suicide capital July 19, 2012

    Kollam: Even as Kollam city gained the dubious distinction as the suicide capital of the country by recording the highest suicide rate among the 52 major cities, the authorities remained blissfully unaware of the new status. As per the 2011 data compiled by the National Crime Records Bureau, the suicide...
  • 6 deaths in a day shock Chennai July 3, 2012

    Chennai: Close on the heels of National Crime Records Bureau gave Chennai the dubious distinction of being the suicide capital of the country, the city recorded six suicides on Monday. Police said a couple in Chromepet immolated after a quarrel while a woman police constable set herself on fire in...