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Former Doordarshan cameraman shoots self in Delhi


June 5th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) A former cameraman with Doordarshan committed suicide by shooting himself with his revolver at his residence here Tuesday morning, police said.Amarjeet Singh, 65, resident of ... Read more...

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Taunted over dark-skinned bride, groom kills self


June 5th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 5 (IANS) A groom committed suicide in Bihar's Bhagalpur district after his neighbours taunted him about his bride's dark complexion, police said Tuesday.Rajesh Mandal committed suicide by consuming ... Read more...

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Italian handball player commits suicide


June 4th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, June 4 (IANS) A player of the Italian national handball team, Alessio Bisori, died Sunday and is thought to have committed suicide.The 24-year-old was found dead under a train ... Read more...

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Harassed for dowry, woman kills self, son in Rajasthan


June 3rd, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 3 (IANS) A woman threw herself and her five-year-old son before a moving train in Rajasthan's Sikar district Sunday, police said.The incident occurred at around 8 a.m. on ... Read more...

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Jagan’s mother continues protest against son’s arrest


May 28th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 28 (IANS) YSR Congress party leader Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy's mother Y. S. Vijayamma Monday continued to stage a sit-in to protest her son's arrest on charges of ... Read more...

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12-year-old girl commits suicide in Delhi


May 22nd, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) A 12-year-old girl, depressed over her illness, committed suicide by hanging herself at her house in south Delhi's Dakshinpuri area, police said Tuesday.Parnika's body was ... Read more...

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30-day jail for Indian student Dharun Ravi; no deportation (Lead)


May 22nd, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
New Brunswick (New Jersey), May 21 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi was Monday sentenced to 30 days in jail by a New Jersey judge for spying on his ... Read more...

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US court sentences student Dharun Ravi to 30 days jail


May 21st, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Brunswick (New Jersey), May 21 (IANS) Indian-American student Dharun Ravi will serve a 30-day jail term beginning May 31.Sentencing the former Rutgers New Jersey State University student on bias ... Read more...

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Engineering girl student commits suicide


May 21st, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, May 21 (IANS) An engineering girl student of the Sharda University here allegedly committed suicide by jumping from the fifth floor of her hostel early Monday.Shilpi Verma, 24, ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi finds support from gay rights advocates


May 21st, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi, who is set to be sentenced Monday for hate crimes for using a webcam to spy on his roommate kissing another ... Read more...

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Probe Dana Sangma’s death, family urges CBI (Lead, superseding previous story)


May 18th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Accusing the Haryana Police of a shoddy probe into the suicide of Meghalaya student Dana Sangma at Gurgaon's Amity University last month, her family ... Read more...

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CBI should probe Dana Sangma’s death, says Family


May 18th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Accusing Haryana Police of a shoddy probe into the suicide of Manipuri student Dana Sangma at Amity University last month, her family members have ... Read more...

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Hundreds of Dharun Ravi supporters hold protest rally


May 15th, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Trenton (New Jersey), May 15 (IANS) Hundreds of Dharun Ravi supporters rallied outside the New Jersey State House to protest against state's bias intimidation law used to convict the Indian ... Read more...

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Northeast students want CBI to probe deaths of Loitam, Sangma


May 13th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 13 (IANS) More than 200 students from Manipur, Nagaland and Tripura studying here Sunday held a protest against the death of two northeastern students in Gurgaon and Bangalore ... Read more...

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Akhilesh firefights as ministers, officials embarrass government (Uttar Pradesh Newsletter)


May 13th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 13 (IANS) "Even if god forms a government in Uttar Pradesh, crime cannot be controlled," said minister Durga Prasad Yadav. Samajwadi Party leader Mohammad Azam Khan wants ... Read more...

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Suicides in Gurgaon: Over 100 cases in four months


May 11th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 11 (IANS) When Dana Sangma, an MBA student and niece of Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma, committed suicide in her hostel room April 24, she was following in ... Read more...

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PM assures justice for dead northeast students


May 10th, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday assured a delegation from the northeast of maximum efforts by the government to deliver justice in the death of ... Read more...

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Police officer shoots self, dies


May 9th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 9 (IANS) An assistant sub inspector with Haryana Police committed suicide by shooting himself with his service revolver, police said Wednesday.Subhash Yadav, 47, died Tuesday night as the ... Read more...

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Man attempts suicide at Metro station (Lead)


May 5th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) A 55-year-old retired government employee was critically injured Saturday after he attempted to commit suicide by jumping in front of a Delhi Metro train ... Read more...

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Man attempts suicide at Metro station


May 5th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) A 55-year-old man Saturday attempted suicide by jumping in front of a Delhi Metro train at the INA station here, officials said, in the third ... Read more...

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Woman dies after jumping from metro station terrace


May 4th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) In the second such incident in as many days, a 27-year-old woman died Friday afternoon after jumping from the terrace of a metro station in ... Read more...

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No discrimination against students from northeast: Chidambaram


May 4th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram said Friday that it was incorrect that northeast students were more vulnerable to discrimination than those from other regions. Addressing ... Read more...

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Two cases of suicide in Gurgaon


May 2nd, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 2 (IANS) In two separate incidents of suicide here, a senior official with a private firm jumped from the fourth floor of a building while an executive with ... Read more...

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MPs raise issue of attacks on northeast students


April 30th, 2012 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Members of parliament from the northeast Monday raised in the Lok Sabha the issue of attacks on students from the region and demanded an inquiry ... Read more...

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Court slams police for lax probe into suicide


April 29th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A Delhi court has ordered proper investigation into the death of a man found with a bullet injury on the forehead in north Delhi, observing ... Read more...

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Delhi university student commits suicide


April 28th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) A 19-year-old Delhi University student committed suicide by hanging himself in what seems to be yet another case of suicide due to exam-related stress, police ... Read more...

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Delhi-based Jet Airways pilot commits suicide


April 28th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) A 27-year-old Jet Airways pilot committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan inside his residence here, police said Saturday.Neeraj Lamba was found hanging ... Read more...

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Accused of cheating MBA student hangs herself


April 24th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 24 (IANS) A MBA student Tuesday committed suicide by hanging herself in her hostel room in the Amity University Pachgaon here after a teacher accused her of cheating ... Read more...

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Rajasthan student commits suicide after harassment


April 20th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 19 (IANS) Depressed over regular harassment by four youths in her college, a 20-year-old undergraduate Thursday committed suicide by hanging herself at her house in Rajasthan's Dausa district ... Read more...

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Finn man commits suicide in Delhi


April 15th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) A 27-year-old mentally unstable Finn committed suicide Sunday by jumping off the sixth floor of a car parking facility at the Indira Gandhi International Airport ... Read more...

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Woman commits suicide after fight with husband


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Enraged over her husband's choice of tutor for their daughter, a 39-year-old woman in west Delhi committed suicide, police said Monday.According to police, Tejinder Kaur ... Read more...

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Pakistani student commits suicide


April 1st, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 1 (IANS) A student of Class VIII committed suicide in Pakistan's Punjab province after failing in his examinations for a second time.Jameel, a resident of Arifwala town, hung ... Read more...

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Horrible week for Karnataka students: Girl made to beg, two dead


March 28th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 28 (IANS) A father forced his daughter to beg on streets for not studying well, another girl committed suicide as a question paper leak led to an exam ... Read more...

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Another man dies for Telangana, TRS calls for shutdown


March 26th, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 26 (IANS) One more person died Monday and another was battling burn injuries after he attempted to immolate himself for separate statehood to Telangana, prompting the Telangana ... Read more...

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Girl commits suicide at Delhi metro station


March 25th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) A 22-year-old girl Sunday committed suicide in the national capital by jumping in front of a metro train, prompting the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) ... Read more...

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