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  • Afghanistan: 5 people killed in suicide attack on protesters

    Jalalabad: At least five people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up among protesters in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, an official said, in the latest violence to hit the country. Another 30 were wounded in the blast in Nangarhar province, where people had blocked a highway in protest over the appointment of a local police chief, provincial governor spokesman Ataullah Khogyani said.

  • Eight lakh people commit suicide every year: WHO

    United Nations: Nearly 800,000 people commit suicide every year in the world, the second leading cause of death amongst people aged 15-29 in 2016, according to the WHO. A toolkit to help communities prevent suicides was released by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Mental Health Commission of Canada on the World Suicide Prevention Day on Monday.

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    World Suicide Prevention Day 2018: Indian celebs open up on ‘killer instinct’

    Today is World Suicide Prevention Day! In wake of rising suicides, the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP), collaborated with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) and decided to observe September 10 as World Suicide Prevention Day. Mental disturbances like depression, anxiety, fear, nervousness, defeat, lack of confidences are some of the reasons why people commit suicide.

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    World Suicide Prevention Day 2018: Jiah Khan to Chester Bennington – Celebrities who shocked everyone by ending their life

    There can be many reasons which can drive people to commit suicide. Mental disturbances like depression, anxiety, fear, nervousness, defeat, lack of confidences are the some of the reasons why people commit suicide. Hence, in 2003, the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP), collaborated with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) to spread awareness to prevent suicides.

  • Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar’s Personal Assistant commits suicide

    New Delhi: A 31-year-old man, working as a personal assistant (PA) to Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, today allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan in south Delhi’s Laxmibai Nagar, the police said. Kundan Kumar was rushed to Safdarjung Hospital where he was declared ‘brought dead’, said Romil Baaniya, Deputy Commissioner of Police (south). Police said they received a call at Sarogini Nagar police station about the incident at 2.25 am.

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    Mumbai: Fiancee held for abetting man’s suicide in Bhiwandi

    Bhiwandi: A 20-year old woman was arrested by Bhiwandi Bhoiwada Police on Sunday on the charge of abetment of suicide of her 24-year old fiance.  The woman has been identified as Samreen Ali Ahamad Ansari, a resident of Samrubaugh in Bhiwandi. The deceased has been identified as Arkam Shamsuddin Ansari, 24, who also resided in Bhiwandi.

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    Mumbai: Hotelier shoots self at his Mulund home

    Mumbai: A 54-year-old hotelier and owner of a security agency died on the spot after he shot himself with a licensed revolver at his residence in Mulund (W) on Monday night.  He was suffering from depression, which caused him to take the extreme step, police said. Satnam Singh Pyarasingh Boparai, 54, shot himself at his residence in Silver Birch society at Veena Nagar, Mulund, when he was alone at home late on

  • Maratha Quota Stir: Man commits suicide in Aurangabad, mention quota in suicide note

    Aurangabad: A 45-year-old man allegedly committed suicide in the early hours on Friday in Aurangabad district, with the police claiming that a note found from his house mentioned debts and a lack of reservation for the Maratha community as the reasons behind the act. Karbhari Shelke was found hanging from the ceiling of a room in his house in the Vijaynagar area of the Garkheda locality, a Pundliknagar police official said. He

  • Mumbai: RTI query shows 10,657 suicides in nine years

    Mumbai: According to a Right to Information Act query, the data of Mumbai police has revealed the city of dreams, Mumbai, has recorded a total of 10,657 suicide cases in the last nine years, from 2008 to 2016. The data also states, of the total 10,657 suicides, 6,507 were by males and 4,150 by females. RTI activist Shakeel Ahmed Shaikh had sought information on the number of suicides from January 2008 —-

  • Gurugram: 28-year-old man live streams suicide on Facebook after fighting with wife

    Gurugram (Haryana): After having a fight with his wife, a man in Gurugram committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling fan in his house and streamed his final moments live on Facebook, police said. The 28-year-old man, named Amit, was a resident of Haily Mandi near Pataudi.

  • Navi Mumbai: Body of 17-year-old missing student found in Vashi creek

    Mumbai: Nerul Police found the body of 17-year-old Mihir Mishra on Tuesday afternoon. Mihir, a student of Apeejay school at Nerul, had appeared for his Class 12 internal exams on July 19, after which he had sent a message to his father at 4.30pm on the same day, saying ‘U all take care, I will not bother u again’. Police suspect Mihir committed suicide.

  • Woman tries to commit suicide outside Mantralaya by setting herself ablaze

    Mumbai: A 39-year-old woman from Osmanabad attempted to commit suicide outside Mantralaya by setting herself ablaze on Wednesday since she was being harassed by money lenders. Alka Karande, 39, tried to empty a bottle of kerosene on herself in an attempt to commit suicide at 11.30 am. Security personnel at Mantralaya overpowered her and informed Marine Drive Police.

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    Shocking! Popular Tamil TV actress Priyanka commits suicide

    Popular Tamil TV actress Priyanka allegedly committed suicide at her Valasaravakkam residence. The actress was very much popular in the households for her role of Jyothika in Ramya Krishnan’s Tamil TV show, Vamsam.

  • Female flight attendant suicide: Lookout circular issued against husband

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has issued a lookout circular against the husband of the female flight attendant who allegedly committed suicide in south Delhi’s Panchsheel Park on Friday, police said today. Anisiya Batra was in her 40s and worked with a German airline. She allegedly jumped from the terrace of her house on Friday. Her husband rushed her to a nearby hospital, where she was declared brought dead. Her family has alleged that she

  • Mass suicide: Six members of a family commit suicide in Jharkhand

    Jharkhand: In yet another incident of mass suicide, six members of a family here committed suicide owing to mounting debts. A note recovered from the scene revealed that the family was under immense pressure due to mounting debts.

  • ‘Ab Tak Chhappan’ screenplay writer Ravi Alok allegedly commits suicide

    Mumbai: A 32-year-old screenplay writer allegedly committed suicide here on Wednesday, police said. Ravi Shankar Alok, a resident of Seven Bungalows area in Andheri (W), ended his life by jumping off from the roof of the building where he lived at around 2 pm on Wednesday, a police official said.

  • Bhopal: Young couple commit suicide, found hanging from tree

    Bhopal: A 20-year-old boy and an 18-year-old girl were found hanging from a tree in Mesrakala village on Thursday afternoon. The young couple, believed to be in love, used ropes to hang themselves from a tree under the limits of Bairasia police station.