Accidents, suicides claim 2,200 CAPF personnel between 2014 to 2018, shows National Crime Records Bureau data
As many as 2,200 Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) personnel died in accidents and suicides in a span of five years from 2014 to 2018, with the annual figures of such casualties coming down in recent years
'Self-employed category accounted for 9.8 percent of total suicide victims (13,149),' said the latest report by the NCRB
Deepika Padukone on Kate Spade, Anthony Bourdain suicides: Just like other illnesses, depression doesn't discriminate
Deepika Padukone, former victim of clinical depression, reiterated why being rich and famous cannot prevent the mental illness.
After several suicide attempts at Mantralaya — the Maharashtra state secretariat — nylon nets are being installed there, to prevent people from doing so.
Doordarshan has been directed by the Supreme Court to produce a 10-minute show on the perils of virtual dare games like Blue Whale Challenge within a week
Over 15,000 "farmers and people associated with farming" have committed suicide in Madhya Pradesh in the last thirteen years ending 2016, the Legislative Assembly was informed on Wednesday.
Punjab loan waiver: Govt will bear liability of over 7,000 farmers' from state, says chief minister Amarinder Singh
Punjab government will bear the liability of the outstanding loans of over 7,000 farmers in the agrarian state who have committed suicide in recent years
Maneka Gandhi's answer to a query, during a Facebook Live session, about the government's initiative to reduce suicide rates among men has left several people fuming.
Deve Gowda says Narendra Modi "has not launched any direct programmes" to check farmers' suicides in the country.
Indian men are twice as likely as women to kill themselves, but of all the methods of suicide, self-immolation is the only one that claims more women than men
Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday raked up farmers' suicide issue in Punjab and claimed people of the state, which goes to polls next year, are "yearning" for a change.
Marathwada’s drought: A surveyor of suicides tells the story behind the statistics and the lonely struggle of Indian farmers
Why are Marathwada’s farmers committing suicide? Is it crop failure, mounting debt or alcoholism? To find answers to these questions, Aurangabad-based organisation Swami Ramanand Tirth Sanshodhan Sansthan is doing a survey in Marathwada.
The Madras High Court on Wednesday ordered another autopsy on one of the students who had allegedly committed suicide in Villupuram in Tamil Nadu. The High Court gave the go-ahead for fresh autopsy after it heard the plea by the parents of one of the girls, Monisha.
Days after three girl students allegedly committed suicide, the head of their college on Monday surrendered in a court in the state capital and was arrested along with two others, including its principal. Vasuki Subramanian, head of the Kallakurichi-based naturopahty and yoga college, surrendered before a court here and was remanded to judicial custody, police said.
In 2014, 131,666 people committed suicide in India according to the National Crime Record Bureau report on Crime in India, 2014.
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday kicked off his 15-km padyatra from Koritical village in Adilabad district to highlight the problems faced by farmers.
Growing rate of suicides has emerged as a major concern with India recording the highest number of cases in Southeast Asia in 2012, said a WHO report.
Over 100,000 people commit suicides in India every year on an average. The number of suicides in the past decade has recorded an increase of 21.6 percent.
As the multi-crore-rupee Saradha chit fund scam rages on, the related loss of life continued in West Bengal with three more people linked to ponzi firms committing suicide, taking the death count to nine.