Suicide

  • Saradha scam: CBI denies questioning Assam ex-DGP Shankar Baruah 6 hours 6 minutes ago

    In a sudden twist in the Saradha Scam, the former Assam Director General of Police Shankar Baruah committed suicide on Wednesday. He was being investigated by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for his involvement in the scam. ...
  • Robin William's legacy will remain forever: Pierce Brosnan August 16, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Pierce Brosnan who had starred with the Oscar winning actor Robin Williams in Mrs Doubtfire said that William's legacy will remain forever. His legacy will be laughter, love, humanity and for joy of life. ...
  • Robin William was battling severe depression, hanged himself using a belt: Report August 13, 2014

    Officials say that Hollywood actor Robin Williams hanged himself using a belt from his bedroom door. There is no clarity yet on whether the actor who was battling severe depression left behind any suicide note. Williams' left wrist had cuts and a pocketknife was found near his body with dried...
  • Oscar-winning actor Robin Williams dies at age 63 August 12, 2014

    Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead at age 63 on Monday from an apparent suicide at his home in Northern California, authorities said. His high octane brand of comedy was his trademark public persona. ...
  • Congress has not taken any action to address farmers' suicide: Modi April 7, 2014

    BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi accused the Congress of doing scarce little for farmers who are committing suicide. Addressing a rally in Jayal, Rajasthan Modi said, "Congress has not taken any action to address farmer suicide." ...
  • CJ Impact: MCD releases salary of deceased employee after CJ report February 4, 2014

    CJ Preeti Joshi had earlier reported on how MCD's apathy had driven her husband to suicide. Amit Joshi, Preeti's husband had committed suicide after the MCD withheld his salary for months together. The authorities have now released the salary after Preeti reported the issue on the CJ show. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Jiah Khan's suicide puts focus on the grim world of Bollywood July 6, 2013

    Young actor Jiah Khan's suicide reminds us of the long and lonely battle that Bollywood stars go through to achieve success. It reveals the grim picture behind all the fame and glitz. ...
  • News 360: FBI says Ishrat may be a suicide bomber, claims IB letter July 5, 2013

    An Intelligence Bureau (IB) letter to the Home Ministry which says the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of the USA had mentioned in 2009 that Ishrat Jahan could be a suicide a suicide bomber has been accessed by CNN-IBN and Firstpost.com. ...
  • Will trace the Manipal student gangrape accused in 1 or 2 days: Karnataka CM June 27, 2013

    The student was returning to her room from the library when the culprits kidnapped her from the Manipal University campus and gangraped on June 20 night. ...
  • Jiah Khan suicide case: If my son is guilty, he will be punished, says Zarina Wahab June 14, 2013

    Actor Suraj Pancholi's mother Zarina Wahab spoke to our Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand about her son who was arrested for allegedly abetting actress Jiah Khan's suicide. She denied that her son was in a live-in relationship with the late actress and she also said if he is guilty then he...
  • Jiah, my son weren't in a live-in relationship: Suraj Pancholi's mother June 12, 2013

    Suraj Pancholi's mother Zarina Wahab spoke to CNN-IBN's Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand about her son who was arrested for allegedly abetting actor Jiah Khan's suicide. She denied that her son was in a live-in relationship with the late actress and she also said that if he is guilty then he...
  • FTN: Young actors in danger of succumbing to the pressures of the industry? June 12, 2013

    The Mumbai Police on Tuesday claimed to have found five letters written by Bollywood actress Jiah Khan at the residence of her boyfriend, son of actor Aditya Pancholi, Suraj Pancholi. The content of the five letters is not known yet. ...
  • Jiah Khan suicide case: Police to examine actress's medical records June 11, 2013

    The Mumbai Police will examine the medical records of Bollywood actress Jiah Khan as her suicide note mentioned an abortion. The actress was in a relationship with actor Aditya Pancholi's son, Suraj. ...
  • Jiah Khan suicide case: Aditya Pancholi's son Suraj arrested June 11, 2013

    A week after Actor Jiah Khan committed suicide, the Mumbai Police has now arrested Aditya Pancholi's son Suraj in connection with her suicide. Her family discovered a 6-page letter, where Jiah blamed her ex-boyfriend for pushing her to end her life. ...
  • Police probe authenticity of Jiah Khan's alleged suicide note June 10, 2013

    There is a new twist in the suicide of Bollywood actress Jiah Khan. The 25-year-old's family members have revealed that a six-page letter written by her has been found at their Juhu home. In what is purportedly written by the actress before her decision to end her life, she has...
  • Jiah Khan death: Bollywood reacts June 5, 2013

    Watch Bollywood stars react to actress Jiah Khan's suicide at her Mumbai apartment. ...
  • Bollywood actress Jiah Khan allegedly commits suicide June 5, 2013

    Bollywood actress Jiah Khan was found dead in her apartment in Juhu, Mumbai on late Monday night. ...
  • Mysterious celebrity deaths June 5, 2013

    Bollywood actress Jiah Khan was found dead in her apartment in Juhu, Mumbai on late Monday night. ...
  • Jiah Khan 'suicide' case: Boyfriend will be probed, say reports June 4, 2013

    The film world woke up to some shocking news this morning as actress Jiah Khan was found dead in her apartment in Mumbai. The police suspect it to be suicide. The young actress, who debuted opposite Amitabh Bachchan in 'Nishabd', was just 25. ...
  • FTN: Youth commits suicide after UPSC result: Is the IAS still the dream of rural and small town India? May 15, 2013

    An IAS aspirant committed suicide in Bangalore on Friday, upset over a "mix-up" in the Civil Services Examinations results list. ...
  • Is UPSC responsible for IAS aspirant Manjunath's death? May 13, 2013

    Did a roll number mix up lead a civil services aspirant to commit suicide? The UPSC, which runs the exams, has denied the allegation and has said IAS aspirant Manjunath never made it through the preliminary test. A 24-year-old IAS aspirant Manjunath committed suicide on Friday in Bangalore after a...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 11, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Ram Singh's death: Is this a failure of our jail system? March 11, 2013

    The main accused in the Delhi gangrape-murder case, Ram Singh, was found hanging in his Tihar Jail cell under mysterious circumstances on Monday morning, raising questions over monitoring of undertrials in the prison....
  • Delhi gangrape accused Ram Singh dead, family alleges murder, probe on March 11, 2013

    In a dramatic twist in the December 16 Delhi gangrape case, prime accused Ram Singh was on Monday morning found dead in his cell in Tihar Jail. While initial report suggested that Ram Singh committed suicide, the family of the accused refused to believe that Ram Singh could have killed...
  • News 360: Delhi gangrape accused Ram Singh found hanging in Tihar jail March 11, 2013

    Delhi gangrape accused Ram Singh was found hanging in his cell in Tihar jail in the early hours on Monday. Jail authorities have said it is a suicide case and has ordered a probe into the death. ...
  • Ram Singh's suicide: Probe will look into all facts, says Tihar jail March 11, 2013

    Vimla Mehra, DG Prisons, Tihar jail refused to comment on the incident and said it would be premature to disclose anything related to the case. ...
  • Magisterial inquiry has been ordered into Ram Singh's death: Sheila Dikshit March 11, 2013

    elhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Monday met Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde in the wake of the alleged suicide by a December 16 gangrape case accused and said a magisterial inquiry has been ordered into the incident. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: 'Tihar jail authorities have been callous' March 11, 2013

    Delhi gangrape accused Ram Singh committed suicide inside his cell in Tihar jail. His body was found on Monday morning at 5.00 am. ...
  • Ram Singh was aware there was strong proof against him: Delhi braveheart's brother March 11, 2013

    Delhi braveheart's brother spoke to CNN-IBN on Monday and said that he was a bit surprised to hear the news of Ram Singh's suicide. ...
  • Suicide by Delhi gangrape accused will affect trial: Ex-NCW chairperson March 11, 2013

    Delhi gangrape accused Ram Singh committed suicide inside his cell in Tihar jail and his body was discovered early on Monday morning at 5.00 am. ...