16-year-old PUBG addict who faked his own kidnapping rescued in Hyderabad

The minor boy was a PUBG game addict and was lashing out after his mother confiscated his mobile phone in a bid to wean the boy away from the game.

published on : 15th October 2019

16-year-old PUBG addict in Hyderabad fakes kidnap, seeks ransom from parents

The teenager, undergoing coaching for IIT, went missing on October 11, after informing his parents that he was on his way to visit his friend, they said.

published on : 15th October 2019

Bengaluru artists organise self-funded exhibition to create awareness among people

If you tend not to miss unique artworks, then here’s a good chance to catch a display of paintings and sculptures in the city.

published on : 9th October 2019

Parents demand ban on PUBG

The protesters, armed with the slogan ‘Ban Mobile Games and Save Kids’ highlighted how youngsters were becoming mobile game addicts.

published on : 19th September 2019

PUBG bet: Karnataka boy swims in drain after losing video game to friends

Video of boy goes viral; cops search for him; friends claim he placed a wager on game and swam because he lost

published on : 19th September 2019

‘Digital detox to curb gaming addiction’

With incidence of tragedies and horrifying episodes in connection with PUBG on an all-time high, IT security body suggested measures to be taken to protect youngsters from gaming addiction.

published on : 16th September 2019

70 per cent of tech addicts are PUBG freaks: NIMHANS

For kids especially, playing this game can cause certain cognitive and perceptive changes in the way they observe the real world, says Dr Mahesh, founder of Spandana Hospital Rehabilitation Center.

published on : 16th September 2019

PUBG addiction claims another life

Teenager ends his life after his phone was taken away; his distraught mom attempts suicide

published on : 15th September 2019

PUBG addiction claims life of student

 The addiction to PUBG (PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds), an online multiplayer game, has claimed the life of a class X student.

published on : 12th September 2019

Scolded for playing PUBG, Class X student commits suicide in Andhra

New Port Police Inspector Raghu said that the deceased, who is identified as B Lohith, lived with his parents in Pedda Korada area of Visakhapatnam.

published on : 11th September 2019

Uttarakhand man beaten up by son, brother-in-law for interrupting PUBG game

A complaint was submitted by the man to police and now the matter is under investigation.

published on : 11th September 2019

Violence baffles psychologists, after boy beheads dad who stopped him from playing PUBG

Speaking to The New Indian Express, doctors in the city discussed how games like Dota 2, CounterStrike and Fortnite were trending even before PUBG became wildly popular.

published on : 10th September 2019

PUBG addict beheads dad

Victim had warned son against playing videogame 

published on : 10th September 2019

Stopped from playing PUBG, 21-year-old game addict beheads dad, slices his limbs

61-year-old Shankar Devappa Kumbhar, a Karnataka resident, was murdered by 21-year-old Raghuveer after snatching the latter's phone when he was playing the game at 4.30 am.

published on : 9th September 2019

PUBG update: Have you tried the new Zombie 'Infection Mode'?

In the newly introduced 'Infection Mode', PUBG allows players to play as zombies for the first time. Read to find out more.

published on : 15th August 2019
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