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SC asks Centre to share plans on solving “serious issue” of farmers’ suicide

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre to inform it about the line of action to be taken by states for dealing with the “serious issue” of farmers’ suicide.

Mar 27, 2017 13:47 PM

Delhi: Nine-year-old girl tries to commit suicide

9-year-old girl to attempt suicide at her home in north-west Delhi's Bharat Nagar area the reason is not yet known but it is suspected that she might be scared of failing in...

Mar 25, 2017 08:04 AM

Suicide attacker blows himself up near international airport intersection in Dhaka

A suicide attacker on Friday blew himself up at a police check post near Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport intersection in Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is second incident of this...

Mar 24, 2017 21:30 PM

Mental healthcare bill gets all round support in Lok Sabha

An important bill that seeks to decriminalise suicide and advocates providing right to better healthcare for people suffering from mental illness was welcomed and supported by all...

Mar 24, 2017 21:01 PM

Farmers submit memorandum to CJI seeking relief for drought hit Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu farmers have submitted a memorandum to Chief Justice of India (CJI) Khehar demanding his intervention in protests, seeking relief for the drought-hit state.

Mar 23, 2017 19:17 PM

Delhi: Woman commits suicide at Kashmere Gate Metro station

A woman on Thursday allegedly committed suicide at Kashmere gate metro station in Delhi.

Mar 23, 2017 10:17 AM

6 members of intelligence unit killed by suicide car bomber: Afghan official

An Afghan official says that at least six members of an intelligence service unit were killed when a suicide car bomber targeted them in southern Helmand province.

Mar 21, 2017 14:56 PM

Baghdad bombing kills at least 23: Iraqi officials

Iraq declared eastern Mosul "fully liberated" in January and is now fighting for the more densely populated western half. Iraqi troops are closing in on Mosul's old city, where...

Mar 21, 2017 13:32 PM

Delhi Metro yellow line affected after man commits suicide at Azadpur station

A man on Monday committed suicide by jumping in front of a train at Azadpur Metro station in New Delhi. The suicide caused delay in services of various trains on yellow line of...

Mar 20, 2017 11:37 AM

Maharashtra: Activists observe token fast as tribute to farmers who committed suicide

A token fast was observed by farmers’ activists across Maharashtra on Sunday as a tribute to “thousands” of debt-ridden farmers who have ended their life in distress.

Mar 20, 2017 07:59 AM