IIT Delhi

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Delhi IIT Student Allegedly Commits Suicide, Probe Reveals Depression

In a shocking incident amid the rising number of suicide cases, a 23-year-old  B.tech student allegedly hanged himself to death, at his Shahdara residence. Police registered a case and conducted initial investigation, which revealed that the student was stressed and depressed since the past few months.  He was also taking medication for the same. Meanwhile, the IIT management asked students to seek council support, and expressed grief. 

Thu, 02 Nov 2023 - 10:57 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Suicide, IIT Student, B.Tech, depression, National news

Courtesy: The Times of India

Hyderabad Woman on US Streets

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Hyderabad Woman Is Found Starving On Streets Of USA

Syeda Lulu Minhaj Zaidi, a native of Telangana, was found starving and helpless on the streets of Chicago, USA. She went to USA for her master's at TRINE University in Detroit, Chicago. Things were fine, but for the past two months, she lost contact with her family, after her belonging, certificates and other documents were stolen and fell into depression. Syeda's mother urged the interference of government to bring her daughter.

Thu, 27 Jul 2023 - 09:55 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Hyderabad Woman, Student, Starving, depression, Government of India

Courtesy: ANI News

Yaseer Ahmed

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Police Recovers Personal Diary Of Accused, Says He Was Depressed: J&K DGP Hemant Lohia Murder Case

The Jammu & Kashmir Police recovered a personal diary of domestic helper, who is alleged of the murder of Director General of Prison (DGP) Hemant Lohia. As per police, the suspected murderer Yasir Ahmed (23) was said to be depressed mind fixated on death. His diary is filled of notes, songs and quotes, indicating his depressed mind with an intent of death. A case has been registered and investigation underway.

Tue, 04 Oct 2022 - 02:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: murder, depression, Hemant Lohia, Jammu & Kashmir, Personal Diary

Courtesy: NDTV


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Depression Kills Mother-Son Duo In West Bengal, :Police Registers Case

In West Bengal's Nadia district, two bodies, one of a 34-year-old man Subhadip Mandal and his mother Anju Mandal (65) were found hanging. The suspicious dead bodies were found at their home in Kalyani's B-10 area on September 13, confirmed police on the next day. Notably, after inspecting the area, the police found a suicide note stating no one is responsible for the death. Police launched an investigation

Wed, 14 Sep 2022 - 03:28 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Suicide, West Bengal, investigation, depression, Nadia


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Delhi Man Depressed Due To Unemployment, Writes 77-Page Note, Kills Mother & Dies By Suicide

Kshitij, a 25-year-old Delhi man, allegedly murdered his mother and used a deodorant spray to suppress the smell of her decomposing body. Reportedly, he had strangled her and cut her throat. Three days after the incident, Kshitij took his own life. A 77-page suicide note has been recovered, which revealed that Kshitij was going through depression due to unemployment. Also, he wanted to “set his mother free”, read the note.

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 08:37 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Delhi, depression, Unemployment, murder, Suicide

Delhi Metro

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Man Jumps In Front Of Metro In Delhi’s Tilak Nagar, Dies

A man in Delhi’s Tilak’s Nagar has died by way of suicide, as he jumped in front of a metro train, and gave his life. Initially, he was rushed to Deen Dayal Upadhyay hospital as he sustained serious injuries. However, he was declared dead in the hospital. Reportedly, the man has been identified as Satish Malhotra, a 65-year-old resident of Ashok Nagar, who ran a spare parts shop. 

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 08:38 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Delhi, Tilak Nagar, Suicide, Suicide Train, depression

Courtesy: ANI

Manjushree Niyogi

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Kolkata Model Cum Actress Dies Of Suicide Amid Depression

Depressed over less work, another model cum actress Manjushree Niyogi died of suicide in Kolkata, on night of May 26. The family of the deceased said, "she didn’t have much work in hand and also after her friend Bidisha died she said that she will also commit suicide and yesterday she did what she said by hanging herself." Notably, this is Niyogi's second suicide attempt in the past one-year.

Fri, 27 May 2022 - 05:23 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Kolkata, Suicide, depression, Model-Actress, Manjushree Niyogi


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Mother & 2 Daughters Found Dead, Police Suspect Suicide Due To Depression: Delhi

Bodies of a mother and her two daughters have been found at a flat in Delhi's Vasant Vihar, on May 21. After seeing all the doors and windows having been locked from the inside, police suspect a case of suicide. Also, a 'smoke chamber' (Angithi) was found, which is suspected to have caused them suffocation. Kamla (house-help), said that after the death of their father, they've been in depression.

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 01:01 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Delhi, Vasant Vihar, Suicide, depression, Family Found Dead

Courtesy: ANI


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Exercising Reduces COVID-induced Diabetes & Depression, Claims Study

Regularly exercising can primarily reduce the effects of long COVID-induced Diabetes & Depression, revealed a study. Exercises can be used to "break the chain reaction of inflammation that leads to high blood sugar levels, and then to the development or progression of type 2 diabetes,'' stated a researcher. Notably, around 1 million people in Los Angeles suffer from COVID-induced illnesses.

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 09:00 AM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Health, Lifestyle, Covid-19, exercise, depression

Courtesy: Zee News

Corona-Mental Health

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Covid-19 Pandemic Likely To Impact Mental Health For Generations, Claims Study

As per research, The Covid-19 pandemic has increased mental health issues globally. In addition, the trauma caused by the pandemic may continue for a generation. "There's definitely a huge mental health impact that left people very isolated and not sure how to connect'', stated a researcher. The pandemic led people to confront issues in their life that they'd been able to avoid before, like alcoholism, loneliness, and relationship issues.

Fri, 11 Feb 2022 - 06:45 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: mental health, Covid-19, research, depression, loneliness