A 17-year-old Russian girl, an alleged administrator of the deadly Blue Whale suicide challenge, was arrested from the Khabarovsk Krai region in south-east Russia
As Blue Whale Challenge spreads in Kerala, teachers, parents and politicians gear up for long and arduous fight
Nithin Jose (name changed at request), a third semester degree student at a prominent college in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, could not control his curiosity when one of his friends shared a link on Facebook: The Blue Whale Challenge.
A 19-year-old college student from Madurai committed suicide on Wednesday by hanging himself inside his house, allegedly as a task of Blue Whale challenge
A student was stopped from killing himself in West Bengal after his college authorities alerted the CID about his involvement in the Blue Whale Challenge.
The fatal online Blue Whale game has claimed its first victim in Uttar Pradesh's Hamirpur district, police said on Monday.
Odisha Police has asked all district police authorities to take steps for removal of the deadly 'Blue Whale Challenge' online game from social media.
Odisha police has asked all district police authorities to remove from social media the 'Blue Whale Challenge', an online game which allegedly claimed several lives of children in the country.
The Uttar Pradesh police on Tuesday issued directives to police chiefs of all districts to ban the internet-based game that has been linked to several deaths of children worldwide.
Blue Whale Challenge: Delhi HC asks Facebook, Google, Yahoo and others for responses to MeITY directive by 28 August
The Delhi High Court today sought the response of Facebook, Google and Yahoo on a plea to direct them to take down the links of Blue Whale Challenge
Blue Whale Challenge: Haryana organisation has asked schools to counsel students about the risks of the game
HCPC has issued an advisory to all private and government schools in the state to counsel students about the risk of 'Blue Whale Challenge'
The Haryana Children Protection Commission (HCPC) has issued an advisory to all private and government schools in the state.
Available on Android and iOS, this game, unlike its satanic twin, features challenges which lean towards kindness and loving oneself.
Goa Police to issue a formal advisory to parents on safeguarding their wards from playing the Blue Whale online game
NCPCR apex body for child rights has urged parents and teachers to "keep a watch" on children showing abnormal and erratic behaviour due to exposure to Blue Whale game
The Delhi High Court on Thursday expressed concern over children allegedly committing suicide while playing the Blue Whale Challenge, an internet suicide game, that has been allegedly linked to the deaths of several children worldwide.
Blue Whale Challenge: Centre’s call for ban on the game is a good political statement, but it's not feasible
Cyber security gurus opine that although the move to ban the game makes for a good political statement, it is hardly feasible.
Blue Whale Challenge: Ravi Shankar Prasad says games provoking youths to commit suicide 'totally unacceptable'
Games like Blue Whale are "completely unacceptable", Union Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday.
A PIL was on Wednesday moved in Delhi High Court seeking directions to internet companies like Google, Facebook and Yahoo to take down the links of 'Blue Whale', a challenge-based suicide game that has been allegedly linked to deaths of several children worldwide.
“What is the Blue Whale Challenge? Is it a game or an app? How can I know if my child is playing it?", these are the questions at the top of parents' minds.
Blue Whale Challenge: Kerala Police begins probe in teen's death, who was alleged to have played the game
The police action came after the Class XI student's parents, who live on the city outskirts, registered a complaint earlier this week that their 16-year-old son committed suicide on 26 July