Number of farmers' suicide fall to 5,579 in 2020: Tomar

Tomar further informed the Lower House that the government has not received any reports on farmers committing suicide due to unavailabilty of fertiliser in the country.

published on : 30th November 2021

7-year-old dies after mother attempts suicide in Andhra's Krishna district

Police: Woman, eldest daughter aged nine recovering at Vijayawada govt hospital

published on : 20th November 2021

With suicides and fratricides on the rise, CRPF turns to village-style get-togethers

Fratricides involving CRPF jawans are already at their highest ever numbers in 2021. Worryingly, even the number of suicides may be at a new high by the end of this year.

published on : 9th November 2021

Hyderabad schoolteacher hangs self over marital problems

Sources say that he was having marital issues. 

published on : 8th November 2021

Lockdown fallout? Kerala records 8,500 suicides in 2020; Kollam has highest rate among cities

With a suicide rate of 24, Kerala stood fifth in the country during the grim period marked by the COVID spread and lockdowns that threw businesses and livelihoods out of order.

published on : 8th November 2021

Odisha reports second highest suicide cases among students in country

Odisha recorded the fourth highest cases of suicide among unemployed persons and fifth highest number of suicide cases of the persons engaged in business activities last year.

published on : 31st October 2021

NCRB reports 22% spike in Andhra Pradesh student suicides in 2020

As many as 469 students took the extreme step in the previous year, compared to 383 in 2019.

published on : 30th October 2021

Over 460 farmers ended their lives in Telangana in 2020: NCRB report

Of the 466, 343 cultivated their own land while 123 victims cultivated agricultural lands taken on lease

published on : 29th October 2021

Woman found dead in Chennai, partner detained

Vigneshwari’s estranged husband, along with the relatives besieged the house and claimed Mugilan was responsible for her death.

published on : 25th October 2021

After years, farmer suicides witness a drop in Karnataka

Good rain, better yields, seizure of sub-standard seeds cited as reasons  

published on : 23rd October 2021

Data shows gender disparity in suicide death rates in Delhi 

Men continue to silently suffer from mental illness more than women in the national capital, as suicide data shows a major gap in number of deaths between the genders.

published on : 20th October 2021

A teacher's 20-year-long mission to help families of farmers who died by suicide in Telangana

Raju, who works as a teacher in Siddipet, has so far visited 2,500 households across TS, since 2001 and continues to do so, to help the family members of  those farmers who  killed themselves

published on : 17th October 2021

In Telangana's Warangal, teen kills self due to unbearable abdominal pain

Though the minor informed her mother about the same, the latter reportedly turned a blind eye to it and responded in an insensitive way.

published on : 11th October 2021

Preventing suicides: Took NEET? Expect check-in call

Over 300 counsellors from district war rooms to reach out to candidates, allay their fears

published on : 16th September 2021

Alarming picture: Kurnool saw 67 suicide cases a month till August 2021

While 67 suicide cases were reported every month till August-end this year, the average monthly figures in 2020 and 2019 were 60 and 56, respectively.

published on : 11th September 2021
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