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Jun 13, 2018
Deepika Padukone on Kate Spade, Anthony Bourdain suicides: Just like other illnesses, depression doesn't discriminateDeepika Padukone, former victim of clinical depression, reiterated why being rich and famous cannot prevent the mental illness.
Feb 12, 2018
Mumbai: Four days after man commits suicide at Mantralaya, Maharashtra govt installs safety netsAfter several suicide attempts at Mantralaya — the Maharashtra state secretariat — nylon nets are being installed there, to prevent people from doing so.
Oct 27, 2017
SC directs Doordarshan to make prime-time show highlighting perils of Blue Whale ChallengeDoordarshan 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
Jul 19, 2017
In Madhya Pradesh, over 15,000 people associated with farming ended lives in last 13 yearsOver 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.
Jul 04, 2017
Punjab loan waiver: Govt will bear liability of over 7,000 farmers' from state, says chief minister Amarinder SinghPunjab 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
Jun 29, 2017
Maneka Gandhi says never heard men commit suicide; NCRB data states otherwiseManeka 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.
May 11, 2016
No direct programmes, Modi failed to prevent farmers' suicides: GowdaDeve Gowda says Narendra Modi "has not launched any direct programmes" to check farmers' suicides in the country.
May 09, 2016
Self-immolation rate high among homemakers due to domestic violenceIndian 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
Apr 28, 2016
Kejriwal begins Punjab election groundwork: Rakes up farmer suicide issue in the stateAam 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.
Apr 11, 2016
Marathwada’s drought: A surveyor of suicides tells the story behind the statistics and the lonely struggle of Indian farmersWhy 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.