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Delhi Metro’s Red Line connects Rithala in Delhi to New Bus Adda in Ghaziabad.(Sakib Ali/HT Photo)

Woman jumps in front of Delhi metro’s Red Line, services delayed: Police

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 15, 2020 12:20 AM IST
The incident took place at around 9.42 pm at platform no. 2 of the Pratap Nagar station, the police said.
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In this study, researchers collected information from the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Compressed Mortality File, which includes data on all US deaths, including cause of death.(Shutterstock)
In this study, researchers collected information from the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Compressed Mortality File, which includes data on all US deaths, including cause of death.(Shutterstock)

Higher poverty linked to increased youth suicide risk

By Indo Asian News Service | New York
UPDATED ON FEB 03, 2020 02:58 PM IST
According to the study, suicide in children under age 20 has been increasing in the US, with rates almost doubling over the last decade. Between 2007 to 2016, nearly 21,000 children ages 5-19 years old died by suicide.
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Police said the couple who had moved from Karnataka’s Udgir district to Hyderabad, used to quarrel frequently.(Representative photo/Getty Images)
Police said the couple who had moved from Karnataka’s Udgir district to Hyderabad, used to quarrel frequently.(Representative photo/Getty Images)

Man kills wife and son after quarrel, attempts suicide in Hyderabad

By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
PUBLISHED ON DEC 11, 2019 09:53 PM IST
The man was allegedly angry at his wife for suggesting that they stay with her parents.
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Previous studies have identified that sibling bullying has an effect on mental health in adolescence, however, researchers in this study found children who were bullied by siblings and friends are more likely to harm themselves.(Shutterstock)
Previous studies have identified that sibling bullying has an effect on mental health in adolescence, however, researchers in this study found children who were bullied by siblings and friends are more likely to harm themselves.(Shutterstock)

Being bullied by siblings, friends increases suicidal thoughts

By Asian News International | Asian News International, Washington D.c.
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2019 03:21 PM IST
Using the Children of the 90s study, researchers have discovered that children who were bullied by siblings had more mental health issues in adulthood.
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Police said the man took poison and died during treatment in a hospital in Haridwar district.(Representative photo/Getty Images)
Police said the man took poison and died during treatment in a hospital in Haridwar district.(Representative photo/Getty Images)

Haridwar cops foxed after 5 ‘wives’ claim body of man who committed suicide

By Suparna Roy | Hindustan Times, Dehradun
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2019 08:05 AM IST
The man’s wife took him to the hospital but after he died four other women showed up one after another and claimed to be his wife.
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Kodela Sivaprasada Rao was 72.(HT File Photo)
Kodela Sivaprasada Rao was 72.(HT File Photo)

Former Andhra Pradesh Speaker Kodela Sivaprasada Rao dies after alleged suicide attempt

By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2019 02:16 PM IST
Kodela Sivaprasada Rao had been associated with the TDP right from its inception in 1982 and was a close follower of former chief minister and party founder N T Rama Rao.
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Of 83 suicide attempts, 32 people jumped onto the tracks from stations on the Blue Line.(Sakib Ali /HT Photo)
Of 83 suicide attempts, 32 people jumped onto the tracks from stations on the Blue Line.(Sakib Ali /HT Photo)

In 17 months, 25 suicide attempts at Delhi Metro stations

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2019 07:13 AM IST
Data shows that between January 2018 and May 2019, 25 people have attempted suicides on the Delhi Metro tracks. Between 2014 and 2018, 83 people have attempted suicides across all metro stations.
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A Dutch teenager traumatised by a childhood rape died at home after refusing food and drink but was not euthanised, a minister and a clinic said on Wednesday, dismissing “incorrect” media reports.
A Dutch teenager traumatised by a childhood rape died at home after refusing food and drink but was not euthanised, a minister and a clinic said on Wednesday, dismissing “incorrect” media reports.

Dutch teen traumatised by rape refused food, died, but was not euthanised: Minister

By Agence France-Presse | The Hague
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2019 10:44 PM IST
News of her death was reported by some Dutch media on Monday. Some said Noa had contacted the Levenseindekliniek, a clinic in the Hague that specialises in euthanasia, to ask about possible assisted suicide but that she had been turned away.
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A 25-year-old woman in Deoghar district tried to kill herself on Sunday by consuming rat poison, claiming she could not bear the daily ignominy of defecating in the open in the absence of a functional toilet. (Photo by Bachchan Kumar/ Hindustan Times)(Hindustan Times)
A 25-year-old woman in Deoghar district tried to kill herself on Sunday by consuming rat poison, claiming she could not bear the daily ignominy of defecating in the open in the absence of a functional toilet. (Photo by Bachchan Kumar/ Hindustan Times)(Hindustan Times)

Humiliating to defecate in open, says woman after suicide attempt

By Manish Raj | Ranchi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 28, 2019 12:01 AM IST
The woman’s husband, who works as a vendor, said they are residents of Bairaji Tola, Baijnathpur, located in ward number 27 of the district.
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Representational photo(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Constable attempts suicide at Nainital’s Malital police station over stolen car

By HT Correspondent | Nainital
UPDATED ON APR 16, 2019 10:40 AM IST
Dhyan Singh, the in-charge Malital police station, said Rana consumed some poisonous liquid inside the police station on Monday.
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Bihar woman kills her three kids by throwing them in septic tank: Police

By Avijit Biswas | Hindustan Times, Bhagalpur, Bhagalpur
UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2019 03:41 PM IST
He informed that preliminary investigation has indicated that Devi was physically assaulted by her husband last night before she committed the crime. The tank in which the victims were thrown by their mother is approximately five feet deep, Shah said.
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The 19-year-old man, after getting to know that his blood had tested HIV positive, had informed the authorities of the hospital where he had donated his blood recently.(Shutterstock))
The 19-year-old man, after getting to know that his blood had tested HIV positive, had informed the authorities of the hospital where he had donated his blood recently.(Shutterstock))

Donor who attempted suicide after HIV+ blood infected pregnant woman in Tamil Nadu, dies

By M Manikandan | Hindustan Times, Chennai
UPDATED ON DEC 31, 2018 07:22 AM IST
The man had consumed rat poison on after he got to know that his infected blood had been transfused to a pregnant woman at Tamil Nadu’s government hospital.
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A 22-year old transgender police constable in Tamil Nadu’s Ramanathapuram has been hospitalised after she attempted suicide alleging harassment by three of her superiors, police said.(PTI/ Representative Image)
A 22-year old transgender police constable in Tamil Nadu’s Ramanathapuram has been hospitalised after she attempted suicide alleging harassment by three of her superiors, police said.(PTI/ Representative Image)

Tamil Nadu transgender cop attempts suicide alleging harassment by seniors

By Press Trust of India | Ramanathapuram
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2018 07:56 PM IST
R Nasriya, who joined the police force in August this year, shot a selfie video of her drinking rat poison and posted it on WhatsApp Monday night, saying she was taking the extreme step as the three superiors “behaved indecently” and ‘teased’ her.
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Athlete Palender Chaudhary died in a hospital after an alleged suicide attempt in his hostel room in Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi.(Handout)
Athlete Palender Chaudhary died in a hospital after an alleged suicide attempt in his hostel room in Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi.(Handout)

In Olympic aspirant’s suicide case, cops probe financial crunch, woman link

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2018 02:55 PM IST
Palender Chaudhary died in a hospital on Wednesday morning after an alleged suicide attempt in his hostel room at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium (JLN) athletics academy on Tuesday.
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A Dalit research scholar of a UP varsity attempted suicide alleging harassment by his HoD and dean due to his caste.(HT File Photo)
A Dalit research scholar of a UP varsity attempted suicide alleging harassment by his HoD and dean due to his caste.(HT File Photo)

Dalit research scholar attempts suicide; blames HoD, dean of Gorakhpur varsity in Facebook video post

By HT Correspondent | Gorakhpur, Gorakhpur
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2018 03:07 PM IST
Deepak Kumar shot a three-minute video and posted it on Facebook before his suicide attempt. In the video, he accused his HoD and dean of harassment and held them responsible for forcing him to end his life.
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The Kejriwal government in New Delhi wants to take no more chances in the wake of the alleged rape of a minor girl at an NDMC school recently.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
The Kejriwal government in New Delhi wants to take no more chances in the wake of the alleged rape of a minor girl at an NDMC school recently.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Report untoward incidents without delay, Delhi govt tells schools

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2018 03:17 AM IST
The government should be informed immediately in case of accidents, violence, molestation or protests, a circular issued by the directorate of education stated.
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The student has sustained fractures on both his legs and is undergoing treatment at a private hospital.(Representative photo)
The student has sustained fractures on both his legs and is undergoing treatment at a private hospital.(Representative photo)

Teacher booked after Dalit student allegedly tricked into drinking urine

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Jalandhar
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2018 05:17 PM IST
12-year-old was allegedly tricked into drinking urine by his classmates.
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The couple used to have frequent arguments. On Thursday, he killed her in a fit of rage after they had a fight.(Representational photo)
The couple used to have frequent arguments. On Thursday, he killed her in a fit of rage after they had a fight.(Representational photo)

Mumbai man slits wife’s throat after argument, stabs himself

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2018 01:35 PM IST
He is currently being treated for self-inflicted injuries and has been booked by the Pant Nagar police.
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The decreased committed suicide by hanging himself inside her home in Rohini.(Representative photo)
The decreased committed suicide by hanging himself inside her home in Rohini.(Representative photo)

Woman kills self, days after boyfriend committed suicide in Delhi

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2018 10:11 PM IST
The girl’s family told the police that five days ago, a 24-year-old man, whom she wanted to marry, had killed himself and she was upset due to it.
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Binay Bhattacharya, a CID sub-inspector, allegedly shot himself inside a room of the agency headquarters of Bhawani Bhawan at around 11 am on Tuesday.(Picture for representation)
Binay Bhattacharya, a CID sub-inspector, allegedly shot himself inside a room of the agency headquarters of Bhawani Bhawan at around 11 am on Tuesday.(Picture for representation)

CID officer shoots self at Kolkata headquarters, critical

By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, Kolkata
PUBLISHED ON APR 17, 2018 04:06 PM IST
Sources said he was depressed due to problems in his personal life.
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