Blue Whale

Dead Blue whale washed ashore on Valinokkam Beach

It may be recalled that the carcass of a female dugong washed ashore at Pudumadam on August 23, and the carcass of a dolphin washed ashore near Dhanushkodi on August 24.

published on : 31st August 2020

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

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

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

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

Blue Whale menace: Kerala Parents robbed of a child

Manoj R Chandran’s parents recall the events that led them to suspect he was playing the Blue Whale Challenge game.

published on : 17th August 2017

Kerala Chief Minister expresses concern over Blue Whale game

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has expressed concern over the online game ‘Blue Whale’ which is driving children to death.  

published on : 17th August 2017

Like in Blue Whale, people can be persuaded to do anything: SC

The apex court's observation came when senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for Shafin Jahan, the husband and the petitioner, said that the court should talk to the woman.

published on : 16th August 2017

Banned Blue Whale game still available in various other names

The Blue Whale suicide game game after the government's ban is now available under other names such as 'A Silent House', 'A Sea of Whales' and 'Wake Me Up at 4:20 AM'. 

published on : 16th August 2017

This is why teenagers are drawn to the deadly Blue Whale game?

To understand what their child is going through, parents and schools have a vital role to play. They need to spend more time with kids and keep an eye of their routine, added the psychiatrist.

published on : 4th August 2017

Mumbai teen posted pic on social media before 'Blue Whale suicide'

Devendra Fadnavis informed the state Assembly today that the state government will probe the teenager's death.

published on : 2nd August 2017