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News about suicide

Blue Whale 'suicide game' has experts trying to prove it's murder
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 09:07:00 +0200
An online suicide game has hit South Africa and authorities are working on a plan to catch the would-be murderers behind this global phenomenon.
© Cape Times
Likely suicide attempts outside Finnish parliament - police
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:59:00 +0200
Police in Helsinki think two people stabbed themselves in the stomach on the steps outside the Finnish parliament in an apparent suicide attempt.
© Cape Times
Drought pushes farmers to suicide
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 21:00:00 +0200
The heavy drought burden facing farmers in the Eastern and Northern Cape has taken its toll and even led to the suicide of at least two farmers
© Cape Times
'Torture' at school drives 12-year old to commit suicide
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:30:59 +0200
Alleged torture at the school drove a 12-year old child to kill himself in Uttar Pradeshs Gorakhpur town, about 275 kilometres from here. Sumit Kumar (name changed), a student of the 5th standard at a convent school in Gorakhpur, had consumed some poisonous...
© Deccan Herald
Student commits suicide at University of Houston academic building
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:05:18 +0200
A student committed suicide at Agnes Arnold Hall, an academic building on the University of Houston's campus, a spokesman said.
© Houston Chronicle
Man stabs self, jumps into well in suicide bid
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:07:59 +0200
A 40-year-old-man, Balarabe Adamu, stabbed himself and then jumped into a well on Tuesday at Rijiyar Zaki Quarters of Ungogo Local Government, Kano, officials report. Director of Kano State Fire Service, Mustafa Rilwan, told the News Agency of Nigeria that...
© The Punch
Go slow on doctor-assisted suicide
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:00:28 +0200
This month, New York’s highest court struck a blow to those seeking the right to obtain medical aid in dying in the context
© NY Daily News
Karan Joseph suicide case: Probe transferred to crime branch
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:03:51 +0200
Investigation into the alleged suicide case of pianist Karan Joseph was today transferred to the crime branch of Mumbai police.Sources said that after the investigation by the local police, we came to a conclusion that there are several factors to be...
© Deccan Herald
U.N. General Assembly live updates: Trump rips North Korea's leader as "Rocket Man on a suicide mission"
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 22:03:00 +0200
President Trump mocked North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as "Rocket Man" and denounced "loser terrorists" in the normally formal occasion of his maiden address to the United Nations General Assembly."Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself and...
© LA Times
Family sues Fort Bend officials for failing to check cells day of jail suicide
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 21:09:33 +0200
Fort Bend County was already on official notice for what a lawyer called "an atrocious record" of preventing jail suicides when Eugene Ethridge Jr. was found in November 2015 in his cell hanging from a bed sheet.
© Houston Chronicle
Flash protest after BMTC driver attempts suicide
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:33:41 +0200
BMTC drivers and conductors from two depots staged a flash protest in Shanthinagar on Tuesday alleging that harassment by a depot manager forced a driver to attempt suicide.The staffers sat on a dharna in front of the depot manager's office from 6 am...
© Deccan Herald
Family kept mum, Dalit rape victim commits suicide in Haryana
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 09:17:51 +0200
A teenager Dalit girl who was stalked for days, then gang-raped, humiliated and later threatened with dreadful consequences died in a hospital in Haryana on Monday after she consumed poison.Far away from the spotlight generated in the DJ Varnika stalking...
© Deccan Herald
15 dead as female suicide bombers target Nigerian aid seekers
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 20:41:00 +0200
Boko Haram female suicide bombers detonated explosives on their bodies killing at least 15 civilians at an aid distribution point in northeast Nigeria
© Cape Times
Autopsy report turns suicide into murder
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:32:23 +0200
A case of suicide has turned out to be a case of murder after the post-mortem report.Rajeshwari (27) was found dead under mysterious circumstances at her workplace in BMT Layout, south Bengaluru, on September 10. Police had registered a case of unnatural...
© Deccan Herald
Six members of a family die in suicide pact
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 03:14:39 +0200
Six members of a family including two women and two children committed suicide in Mamillagadda of Suryapet town in Telangana by consuming pesticide.According to Suryapet police, the family resorted to the extreme step after moneylenders started pestering...
© Deccan Herald

Most read news about suicide:

Man dies of suspected suicide by Ribfest carnival ride
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 02:20:54 +0200
Witnesses said the man dove under a swinging ship ride called Pharaoh's Fury and was hit three times.
© NY Daily News
Obokata supervisor, STAP study co-author Sasai dies after apparent suicide
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 04:29:12 +0200
Yoshiki Sasai, a deputy director of the Riken Center for Developmental Biology and one of the authors of a much-maligned paper asserting the existence of STAP cells, died Tuesday after an apparent suicide bid, police said. Doctors at a nearby hospital...
© Japan Times
Obokata supervisor, STAP study co-author Sasai dies after apparent suicide
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 04:29:12 +0200
Yoshiki Sasai, a deputy director of the Riken Center for Developmental Biology and one of the authors of a much-maligned paper asserting the existence of STAP cells, died Tuesday after an apparent suicide bid, police said. Doctors at a nearby hospital...
© Japan Times
National Suicide Research Foundation study on self-harm shows 21% are repeat cases
Fri, 30 May 2014 02:00:00 +0200
Just 700 people responsible for more than 13,000 hospital self-harm admissions
© The Irish Times
Suicide by train rate puts spotlight on Metra
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:55:00 +0200
Signs on railway station platforms in Boston, New York and Toronto are intended to offer help to anyone who is emotionally distressed or suicidal — a last-ditch effort to keep people from taking a final, fatal step onto the train tracks.
© Chicago Tribune
Japanese engineer commits suicide over mishap on Turkish bridge
Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:36:00 +0100
A Japanese engineer working on a bridge on the edge of the Marmara Sea has committed suicide
© Hurriyet Daily News
Autopsy: Willow Springs man, woman die in murder-suicide
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 23:00:00 +0200
An autopsy conducted today determined that a man and woman from southwest suburban Willow Springs had died as a result of a murder-suicide, officials said.
© Chicago Tribune
Toronto Police officer’s suicide still raising questions for mother five months later
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:00 +0200
Clinton Cibulis was 34 when the Toronto police officer took his own life in March. To date, his mother has not seen his suicide note.
© The Star
Toronto Police officer’s suicide still raising questions for mother five months later
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:00 +0200
Clinton Cibulis was 34 when the Toronto police officer took his own life in March. To date, his mother has not seen his suicide note.
© The Star
Thai student, boyfriend in 'murder-suicide'
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:10:00 +0100
The Foreign Affairs Ministry has arranged to bring back the body of a Thai student who was killed in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on Thursday.
© Bangkok Post
Woman hangs herself from Brooklyn fire escape in suicide
Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:43:48 +0200
A woman committed suicide by hanging herself on a Brooklyn fire escape early Sunday, shocking passersby who saw her body, police said.
© NY Daily News
Missing Brooklyn man, 22, found dead in apparent suicide
Thu, 14 Jul 2016 12:12:41 +0200
Yakov Krausz was discovered hanging from a rope in an elevator motor room, police and those who knew him said.
© NY Daily News
Man facing sentence for sexual assault makes suicide attempt
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:31:53 +0200
Christopher McCarthy convicted of sexually assaulting his nieces
© The Irish Times
Man facing sentence for sexual assault makes suicide attempt
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:31:53 +0200
Christopher McCarthy convicted of sexually assaulting his nieces
© The Irish Times
Oklahoma mother, son dead after forming apparent suicide pact: cops
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:44:07 +0200
An Oklahoma teen and his mom were found dead in their home on Tuesday after agreeing to an apparent mother-son suicide pact.
© NY Daily News
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