Sucide

  • Woman kills son, commits suicide over family dispute September 16, 2013

    A young woman allegedly killed her three-year-old son before committing suicide in Muhara village under Jakhaura police station area in Lalitpur over a family tension, police said on Monday. Preeti fed poison to her son and two-month-old daughter and later consumed it herself on Sunday night. When Preeti's husband reached home, he...
  • Allegedly threatened by customer, UP bank manager commits suicide March 18, 2013

    Badaun: A bank manager allegedly committed suicide inside the branch premises in Faizxganj Behta area, police said in Badaun on Monday. The body of Sheoraj Singh (56), manager of SBI Mudia Dhureki town branch, was found hanging from a hook in the lunchroom inside the bank on Sunday evening, they said. Police...
  • Pakistan: four killed, 30 injured in Peshawar September 19, 2011

    Islamabad: A powerful explosion ripped through a market in Peshawar city in northwest Pakistan on Monday, killing at least four persons hours after a suicide car bombing by the Taliban in Karachi killed eight persons. The explosion targeted a shop selling CDs in Nishatarbad area of Peshawar, officials said. A...
  • Al-Qaeda behind attack on US Consulate: Pak April 7, 2010

    Islamabad: The al-Qaeda was behind the attack on the US Consulate in Peshawar and was seeking to provoke a serious political crisis, a Pakistani senator has said. "If you remember, similar attacks were carried out when president Asif Zardari delivered his first presidential speech," senator Haji Adeel, senior vice president...
  • BARC woman scientist found dead in Mumbai March 4, 2010

    Mumbai: Tital Pal, a 27-year-old woman scientist working with the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), committed suicide at her home near here, police said on Thursday. Her body was found by some colleagues late on Wednesday night hanging from a ceiling fan on the 14th floor residence at the Nilgiri Apartments,...
  • Hansraj suicide case: Student's body sent for autopsy February 11, 2010

    New Delhi: Joining hands to try and shake the system, the blind students of Delhi University came out to express solidarity with the death of their friend 22-year-old Mukesh Bhangel who was found hanging inside his hostel room in Hans Raj College in the capital. At first glance, the...
  • 41 pilgrims killed in Iraq suicide bombing February 1, 2010

    Baghdad: A female suicide bomber walking among Shiite pilgrims in northern Baghdad detonated an explosives belt on Monday, killing at least 41 people and wounding more than 100, officials said. The bombing was the first major strike this year against pilgrims making their way to the southern city of Karbala...
  • 2 minors commit suicide reportedly under pressure January 4, 2010

    Two suicide cases of little children too stressed to live reported in 48 hours from Mumbai. A class seven boy, unable to deal with exam pressure, hanged himelf in his school's bathroom while an 11-year-old girl committed suicide after her parents barred her from dance classes- is it just...
  • Suicide bomber in Pakistan hits checkpoint; 17 dead August 28, 2009

    Islamabad: A suicide bomber detonated explosives at a Pakistani security post on the border with Afghanistan on Thursday, killing himself and 17 others, a government official said. The attack took place when members of tribal police known locally as the Khasadar Force gathered at the Torkham border checkpoint in the tribal...
  • Bomber targets anti-Taliban meet in Pak, 30 killed October 11, 2008

    Peshawar: A suicide bomber on Friday drove his car into an anti-Taliban tribal council meeting in northwest Pakistan killing at least 30 people, officials said, the second suicide bombing in as many days. Nearly 100 people were wounded in the attack in Orakzai region which comes a day after a suicide...