Blue Whale

Blue whales sing, feast on shrimps off Kerala coast

It was a chance discovery. Marine biologists were on the trail of Luban, a humpback whale. But in the process, they discovered the chorus of blue whales in Kerala waters! 

published on : 24th July 2021

Mastermind behind Blue Whale suicide game, a Russian girl, arrested

A 17-year-old Russian girl, accused of being the mastermind behind the infamous Blue Whale Game, has been arrested.

published on : 1st September 2017

MBA student hangs self from tree in Pondicherry University, Blue Whale Game suspected

Sasikumar Bora, who was chatting with his friends last night, left for his room and was found hanging this morning.

published on : 1st September 2017

‘Know Your Police’ sessions to create awareness among teens; dangers of deadly Blue Whale Challenge:  Coimbatore City police

Even as the Coimbatore City police are creating awareness among youngsters about the dangers of the Blue Whale Challenge, a ‘Know Your Police’ session on Thursday drew attention to the fact that many

published on : 1st September 2017

Blue Whale Challenge: At least 75 Whalers in Tamil Nadu's Madurai

Death of a 19-year-old opens a can of worms after his smart phone gives cops access to a 75-members-strong WhatsApp group of gamers who could be hooked to the challenge

published on : 1st September 2017

Tamil Nadu: Madurai student commits suicide playing Blue Whale Challenge

A 19-year-old boy from the district has allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself inside his house on Wednesday evening, as a task of completing the last challenge of the game.

published on : 30th August 2017

Blue Whale in Assam? Guwahati boy lands up in hospital

A class X student was injured while allegedly trying to complete the final stage of the controversial Blue Whale game. This is the first such incident in Assam. 

published on : 30th August 2017

Chennai Police issue red alert against Blue Whale

In view of concerns about the ‘Blue Whale’ challenge, an online game, the Greater Chennai Police have urged parents to monitor the social media activities of their children.

published on : 29th August 2017

UP’s first suspected ‘Blue whale’ victim, Hamirpur boy, hangs self from ceiling

According to sources, Parth, a student of class VII, studying in a prestigious public school at Maudhaha, Hamirpur, was the only son of his parents.

published on : 28th August 2017

Blue Whale suicide attempt foiled in Bengal

 An engineering student was stopped from killing himself in West Bengal after his college authorities alerted the CID about his involvement in the dangerous online game.

published on : 28th August 2017

Blue Whale game: Jaipur boy flees home, rescued in Mumbai

A 16-year-old Jaipur boy, who left home as part of the last stage of the notorious 'Blue Whale' online challenge game, was rescued by the city police from Mumbai.

published on : 26th August 2017

Delhi High Court notice to Facebook, Google, Yahoo and government on plea against Blue Whale game

A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar also issued a notice to the Centre and the Delhi Police asking them to inform about the steps they have taken in this regard.

published on : 22nd August 2017

Set up hotline to receive tip-offs on 'Blue Whale Challenge' sources online: Nasscom

The infamous Internet game has administrators assigning dangerous tasks to players, including self-inflicting wounds on the body during a 50-day period.

published on : 17th August 2017

Blue Whale: Delhi High Court expresses concern over childrens' suicide

The Delhi High Court on Thursday expressed concern over children allegedly committing suicide while playing the 'Blue Whale' Challenge, an internet suicide game.

published on : 17th August 2017

Teens are drawn to blue whale challenge due to loneliness: Study

Psychologists say parents can play key role in stopping their kids from seeking out such games

published on : 17th August 2017
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