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Asif Basra, actor known for Paatal Lok, Hichki, dies by suicide in Dharamshala at age 53
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Asif Basra, actor known for Paatal Lok, Hichki, dies by suicide in Dharamshala at age 53

Asif Basra had appeared in a number of movies, including Hichki, Black Friday, Parzania Krrish 3, Ek Villain, Kaalakaandi and Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai among others

Kabul suicide bombing: At least 18 killed, including children, in attack on education centre; 57 wounded
World

Kabul suicide bombing: At least 18 killed, including children, in attack on education centre; 57 wounded

Afghanistan interior ministry spokesman Tariq Arian said that the toll may rise further as family members of victims of the suicide bombing are still searching the several different hospitals where the wounded have been taken

Anatomy of a rumour: An analysis of social media content surrounding Sushant Singh Rajput's death
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Anatomy of a rumour: An analysis of social media content surrounding Sushant Singh Rajput's death

While social media may have facilitated certain kinds of virality and speed with which the narratives have changed, the Sushant Singh Rajput case and its victims are a reminder of ways in which the patriarchy is alive and well, and always readying its blades for the next execution.

Shiv Sena, citing AIIMS' report on Sushant Singh Rajput, seeks apology from politicos and channels who 'bark like dogs'
India

Shiv Sena, citing AIIMS' report on Sushant Singh Rajput, seeks apology from politicos and channels who 'bark like dogs'

In an editorial of its mouthpiece Saamana, the Shiv Sena said truth finally prevailed in the actor's death case, and alleged that it was a conspiracy to malign Maharashtra's image

Is Indian media complying with suicide reporting guidelines? Study shows language used by many newspapers problematic
India

Is Indian media complying with suicide reporting guidelines? Study shows language used by many newspapers problematic

According to the Centre for Suicide Prevention, there have been other studies that have too noted this correlation between sensational portrayals of suicide by the media versus the risk of attempted suicide and suicide rates. Media reporting on suicide can cause a 1 to 2% variance in suicides

World Suicide Prevention day 2020: Signs of telltale suicidal tendencies to watch out for
Health

World Suicide Prevention day 2020: Signs of telltale suicidal tendencies to watch out for

A person with suicidal tendency may show anger, sudden calmness, improvement in their behaviour, insomnia or excessive sleeping.

Sushant Singh Rajput death case: CBI registers FIR, takes over probe from Bihar Police
India

Sushant Singh Rajput death case: CBI registers FIR, takes over probe from Bihar Police

The Bihar government had referred the matter to the CBI even as the Mumbai Police is probing the main case related to alleged suicide by the actor

Hindi cinema's depiction of mental health vilifies single women. It's a trope we can no longer overlook
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Hindi cinema's depiction of mental health vilifies single women. It's a trope we can no longer overlook

The representation of single women with depression in popular culture has been largely unidimensional: failure is depicted as the main cause of the mental illness, and characters are shown being self-destructive and suffering heartbreaks

Tik Tok star Siya Kakkar dies by suicide at age 16; fans and followers share condolences
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Tik Tok star Siya Kakkar dies by suicide at age 16; fans and followers share condolences

TikTok star Siya Kakkar has allegedly died by suicide. She was 16-year-old.

Federico Fellini’s La Dolce Vita depicts the suicide of an intellectual, and the death of everything he stands for
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Federico Fellini’s La Dolce Vita depicts the suicide of an intellectual, and the death of everything he stands for

Two words have dominated the conversations — in the media, on social media, and all around us — in the entertainment beat this week: “suicide” and “depression”.

Sushant Singh Rajput death: LJP urges Bihar govt to intervene for a thorough probe, and punish the 'guilty'
India

Sushant Singh Rajput death: LJP urges Bihar govt to intervene for a thorough probe, and punish the 'guilty'

In a letter to the Bihar chief minister, Lok Janshakti Party president said Sushant Singh Rajput might have been a victim of "groupism" in the Hindi film industry

Sushant Singh Rajput passes away: Ranvir Shorey calls out 'self-appointed gatekeepers of Bollywood' on Twitter
India

Sushant Singh Rajput passes away: Ranvir Shorey calls out 'self-appointed gatekeepers of Bollywood' on Twitter

Ranvir Shorey, in a series of multiple tweets, has spoken about the possible role of the 'Bollywood privilege club' in Sushant Singh Rajput’s death.

Suicide prevention: Removing stigma around mental health, watching out for warning signs are key measures
Health

Suicide prevention: Removing stigma around mental health, watching out for warning signs are key measures

According to the WHO, India has the highest suicide rate among the South-East Asian countries at 16.5 suicides per 100,000 people.

Maharashtra government asks CID to re-investigate abetment of suicide case against Republic TV's Arnab Goswami
India

Maharashtra government asks CID to re-investigate abetment of suicide case against Republic TV's Arnab Goswami

The Maharashtra government on Tuesday ordered reinvestigation by the CID into the suicide of a 53-year-old interior designer and his mother, allegedly over non-payment of dues by TV journalist Arnab Goswami and two others.

Australia all-rounder Moises Henriques talks about his battles with depression, contemplating suicide during first-class match
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Australia all-rounder Moises Henriques talks about his battles with depression, contemplating suicide during first-class match

Henriques recalled how once he had thought of crashing his car while driving home from Bankstown midway through a Shield match against Tasmania

In Edgar Allan Poe's language, finding clues to his psychology that could help solve the mystery of writer's death
Life

In Edgar Allan Poe's language, finding clues to his psychology that could help solve the mystery of writer's death

While the death of Edgar Allan Poe remains a mystery, there are text-analysis tools today that can measure a person’s psychology from the words they use in everyday life, showing undeniably that Poe was spiralling into a depression at the end of his life.

Mika Singh's manager found dead in Mumbai home, police cite drug overdose as cause of death
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Mika Singh's manager found dead in Mumbai home, police cite drug overdose as cause of death

The manager of popular singer Mika Singh allegedly committed suicide in Andheri in Mumbai after consuming sleeping pills, police said on Friday.

Caroline Flack, former host of reality TV show Love Island, dies by suicide at 40
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Caroline Flack, former host of reality TV show Love Island, dies by suicide at 40

Caroline Flack had also fronted reality shows like I’m A Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! and The X-Factor.

Dil Toh Happy Hai Ji actress Sejal Sharma reportedly commits suicide in Mumbai residence, co-star tweets condolences
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Dil Toh Happy Hai Ji actress Sejal Sharma reportedly commits suicide in Mumbai residence, co-star tweets condolences

Sejal Sharma, a television actress who has worked in shows like Dil Toh Happy Hai Ji, has committed suicide in her rented apartment in Mumbai's Mira Road (East) on Friday, 24 January morning

Daily wage earners, housewives comprised 40% of suicide victims in 2018, shows NCRB data; fewer farmers ended lives as compared to 2016
India

Daily wage earners, housewives comprised 40% of suicide victims in 2018, shows NCRB data; fewer farmers ended lives as compared to 2016

Of the 1,34,516 suicide victims in 2018, 26,589 were daily wagers (22.4 percent) and 22,937 were housewives (17.1 percent), data from the NCRB, the agency responsible for collecting and analysing crime data, revealed.