SUICIDE

  • FIR registered in suicide case of lyricist Santosh's son and wife 5 hours 6 minutes ago

    New Delhi: An FIR has been registered in the suicide case of lyricist Santosh Anand's son and his wife. The couple committed suicide by jumping in front of a train in Mathura last weeK. The couple's 5-year-old daughter who was with them, survived the accident. She is in a critical...
  • 193 have died due to my present situation, says former Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa Yesterday

    Chennai: Former Tamil Nadu chief minister, who is out on bail after being convicted in a corruption case, on Sunday claimed 193 people had died in the state because of her "present situation" which she compared to "swimming in a sea of inferno". Putting up a brave front, Jayalalithaa assured...
  • My public life is like swimming in a river of fire, says former Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa Yesterday

    Chennai: Ruling AIADMK party general secretary and former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa on Sunday said her public life is akin to swimming in a river of fire. In a statement issued a day after she was released from the Bangalore Central Jail on bail, Jayalalithaa said: "My public life...
  • FIR in Sankalp Anand suicide case names DG, IG Yesterday

    Mathura: An FIR has been registered in Mathura against 38 persons, including a DG and IG, for allegedly abetting the suicide of the son and daughter-in-law of poet-lyricist Santosh Anand, a senior police official said. Santosh Anand's son Sankalp (38), along with his wife Naresh Nandini (34) and daughter Ridhima (five)...
  • Faridabad: Jilted lover shoots girl, commits suicide 2 days ago

    Faridabad: A woman in her youth was shot dead by a 40-year-old medical practitioner before committing suicide in a case of unrequited love, police said. Manisha, 24, had come back to her residence on Friday evening when Vinod, a doctor by profession, barged in and tried to convince the girl one...
  • Police begins probe into the suicide of lyricist Santosh Anand's son 3 days ago

    Mathura: A team of police officials has left for Delhi to probe into the suicides of Bollywood lyricist Santosh Anand's son Sankalp Anand and daughter-in-law Nandini Anand, police said Friday. The team, including Assistant Superintendent of Police Priti Priyadarshini and officials Atul Kumar Srivastav and Arvind Kumar, will investigate into the...
  • MHA orders probe into lyricist Santosh Anand's son's suicide after suicide note blames Ministry officials 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Famous Bollywood lyricist Santosh Anand is a broken man. His son Sankalp and daughter-in-law committed suicide on Wednesday by jumping in front of a train at Mathura. The couple's five-year-old daughter was with them, but survived the accident. But what has raised eyebrows is his tell-all suicide note that...
  • Uttar Pradesh: Man kills self as son accused of 'poisoning' girl 3 days ago

    Kanpur: A 45-year-old man has allegedly committed suicide following an allegation that his son tried to poison a dalit girl in Bilhaur area, police said on Thursday. The victim, identified as Idris, hanged himself at his home last night, a police spokesperson said. Family of the 19-year-old girl has submitted...
  • Mathura: Santosh Anand's son, daughter-in-law commit suicide by jumping in front of a train 4 days ago

    Lyricist Santosh Anand's son and daughter-in-law committed suicide by jumping in front of a train. Police found a suicide note which cited financial troubles as the reason for this extreme step. They were residents of south Delhi. ...
  • Video: IAS officer from Mysore attacked over suicide of employee 4 days ago

    In a shocking incident from Mysore, a female IAS officer was attacked after an employee found dead. Rashmi Mahesh, the Director-General of the Administrative Training Institute, was attacked by a group over the suicide of an employee. The group claimed that the employee had committed suicide due to irregularities at...
  • Mysore: Female IAS officer attacked after government official's alleged suicide 4 days ago

    Mysore: In a shocking incident in Mysore, a female IAS officer was attacked after an employee was found dead. The attacked officer, Rashmi Mahesh, is the Director-General of the Administrative Training Institute. She was attacked by a group over the suicide of an employee. The group claimed that the employee...
  • Lyricist Santosh Anand's son and daughter-in-law commit suicide 4 days ago

    Mathura: Sankalp Anand, son of poet and film lyricist Santosh Anand, and his wife were killed when they allegedly jumped along with their seven-year-old daughter in front of a speeding train here today, police said. Sankalp (38) and his wife Naresh Nandini Anand (34), who were based in Delhi, died on...
  • Haryana Assembly polls: 3 villages decide not to boycott polls over student suicide case 5 days ago

    Gurgaon: Three Gurgaon villages including Kasan that had decided to boycott voting will go to vote on Wednesday. The villagers have now decided to cast their votes. Senior government officials met the residents of Kasan village on Tuesday and promised to fulfil their demand for a speedy probe into college...
  • 4 villages to boycott Haryana polls after student graded poorly in college commits suicide 6 days ago

    Four villages in Haryana have decided to boycott the Assembly elections on Wednesday after a student who was allegedly graded poorly by her Gurgaon college committed suicide. Pinky Chauhan had set herself on fire last month and succumbed to her injuries on Sunday. ...
  • Time to scrap laws which turn ordinary men into criminals! October 10, 2014

    Beginning Saturday, 4 October 2014, the death of Raghavendra Guruprasad and his two boys has been discussed in newspapers, on TV channels, and in the social media. For those who have not heard about him, Guruprasad was an ordinary Indian male, with above average intelligence, who worked hard to...
  • Delhi: 23-year-old jumps between running Metro train coaches, rescued October 7, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Metro witnessed a suicide attempt on Tuesday when a 23-year-old man threw himself in between the coaches of a running train. Asif, a carpenter by profession, jumped in between the coaches when the train heading to Huda City Centre on the yellow line was entering the...
  • 12 Narmada project affected people arrested for suicide bid October 6, 2014

    Vadodara: Twelve persons, affected by the Narmada Dam project, tried to commit suicide by jumping into the Narmada canal near Naswadi village in the district, but they were pulled out and arrested, police said. Demanding jobs and land against their ancestral lands which they were forced to give for the Narmada...
  • West Bengal: IAF personnel killed after hit by bullet of service revolver October 5, 2014

    Midnapore: An IAF personnel died after being hit by the bullet of his own service revolver at Salua in West Midnapore district on Saturday. Superintendent of Police Bharati Ghosh said the personnel was believed to have fired at himself from his firearm inside his room in the IAF staff quarter...
  • Mumbai: HC seeks PWD's views on PIL about preventing Sea Link suicides September 30, 2014

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday asked the public works department of Maharashtra government to explain its stand on a public interest litigation demanding measures to prevent suicides or possible terror attacks on the Bandra-Worli Sea Link. The division bench of Justices PV Hardas...
  • Chennai: Student attempts suicide over Jayalalithaa's conviction September 28, 2014

    Chennai: A 17-year-old girl school student was battling for life in Tamil Nadu on Sunday after setting herself on fire over the jailing of Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa, police said. The teenager, M. Nagalakshmi, was admitted to the government hospital in Madurai town with around 80 per cent burn injuries, a...
  • Mumbai: Sailor ends life onboard Naval ship September 25, 2014

    Mumbai: A 24-year-old sailor belonging to Punjab allegedly committed suicide onboard Naval ship 'INS Deepak' due to personal reasons, police said on Thursday. Gurucharan Singh was found hanging in the ship captain's pantry unit. He used a nylon rope to hang himself and his body was spotted at about 9.30 AM...
  • Dubai: Indian convicted for suicide attempt; fined $544 September 23, 2014

    Dubai: An Indian worker, in his mid 20s, has been convicted and ordered to pay 2,000 dirhams by a court for attempting to commit suicide by consuming 48 sleeping pills after he could not sleep. The convict, who was identified only by his initials RB, was rushed to a hospital on...
  • Chhattisgarh lawyer suicide attempt: SC directs Bilaspur CJM to prepare report September 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed the Chief Judicial Magistrate of Bilaspur to prepare a report on the case of a Chhattisgarh lawyer who attempted suicide in the premises of the court on Monday. The court has taken suo motu cognizance of the suicide bid by the Chhattisgarh...
  • SC notice to Centre on farmers' suicide September 22, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the central government on a petition seeking direction to take steps to prevent the increasing number of suicides by the farmer in different parts of the country on account of their difficult financial conditions. There is a suicide by a farmer...
  • Abetment of suicide: DU college principal summoned as accused September 22, 2014

    New Delhi: The principal of a Delhi University college has been summoned as accused by a court in an abetment of suicide case of a woman employed with the institution, saying there was sufficient prima facie material to proceed against him. Metropolitan Magistrate Jagminder Singh summoned Bhim Rao Ambedkar College principal...
  • Health minister expresses grief over high suicide levels September 20, 2014

    Thrissur: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday expressed grief over the national loss of human resources by the rising tendency of young people to commit suicide and said the government will come up with a strategy soon. He was inaugurating a mass contact programme here to conscientise the general public about...
  • Saradha scam: FIR against CBI sleuths who raided former Assam DGP's residence September 20, 2014

    Guwahati: Three days after former DGP of Assam Shankar Baruah committed suicide, an FIR has been registered against the CBI teams that conducted raids at the police officer's residence in connection with the Saradha scam. Baruah's house was raided on August 28 as he was being investigated for his alleged role...
  • Saradha scam: CBI denies questioning Assam exDGP Shankar Baruah September 17, 2014

    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. ...
  • West Bengal: Teacher kills self after fined Rs 1 lakh by 'village court' September 14, 2014

    Baharampur: A teacher committed suicide after being ridiculed at a village reconciliation meeting and asked to pay Rs one lakh for allegedly having illicit relations with a married woman at Sagardighi in Murshidabad district on Sunday. A top district police officer said Dilip Mondal consumed pesticide after being publicly abused at...
  • IITGuwahati student commits suicide September 14, 2014

    Guwahati: A first semester student of IITGuwahati on Sunday committed suicide allegedly by jumping from the fourth floor of his hostel in the campus. He has been identified as Tushar Yadav, hailing from Gurgaon in Haryana, and was a student of Electronics Communication and Engineering department at Indian Institute of TechnologyGuwahati,...