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DMC Korangi contractor commits suicide after NAB summons

KARACHI: A contractor who use to supply petrol and diesel to the District Municipal Corporation (DMC) Korangi has committed suicide. The deceased identified as Tariq Khawaja and was the frontman of Noor Petroleum company. Police said that a case involving

Prime suspects granted bail in Dr Maha Shah’s suicide case

KARACHI: A court on Wednesday approved the bail of two prime suspects in the alleged suicide case of Dr Maha Ali Shah. The two men Junaid Khan and Waqas Rizvi, who had fled the city courts after their bail was

Husband arrested after woman found dead in apparent suicide

KARACHI: Two suspects including the husband have been arrested in the case of a woman who was found dead from an apparent suicide. The incident occurred in the Mehmoodabad area where the body of a woman was recovered with the

Another Indian Air Force officer commits suicide in IOK

SRINAGAR: An officer in the Indian Air Force (IAF) committed suicide by shooting himself with his service pistol inside a camp in Indian-occupied Jammu and Kashmir. Warrant Officer Inder Pal Singh, aged 53, a resident of Uttar Pradesh, allegedly shot

Indian TV actor Sameer Sharma commits suicide

MUMBAI: Indian Television actor Sameer Sharma on Wednesday night committed suicide in his apartment. According to details, the 44-year old actor was found dead in his Malad apartment situated in Mumbai. The actor, best known for his role in the

Boy commits suicide after being scolded from playing PUBG

LAHORE: A 20-year-old boy committed suicide after his family reprimanded him for playing the popular PUBG game. Jonty Joseph, an intermediate was a resident of Lahore’s Christian Mohalla, who ended his life by hanging from a fan after his father

Trader commits suicide by jumping off building in Karachi

KARACHI: A dealer committed suicide by jumping off a multi-storey building located in the electronic market of Saddar area in Karachi. The trader identified as Abid allegedly committed suicide after jumping from a building near Star City Mall in Saddar

Police training college principle commits suicide in Rawat

RAWALPINDI: Police Training College’s Principal in Rawat committed suicide by shooting himself on Monday, police confirmed. Speaking to reporters, the City Police Officer (CPO) of Rawalpindi has confirmed the incident, adding that it was apparently a suicide case. He stated

Suicide rates

The suicide of a middle-aged man over being unable to afford warm clothes for his children should awaken the conscience of our society and those in power. The poverty-stricken man was compelled to take the extreme step due to helplessness

Nimrita Kumari was raped before being murder: report

KARACHI: The final postmortem report of Nimrita Kumari issued by Chandka Medical College Hospital (CMCH) has revealed that the deceased was subjected to rape before being murdered. According to the autopsy report, the death of Nimrita Kumari was determined to be

Understanding mental health

Once again World Mental Health Day was observed on October 10. The theme for this year was suicide prevention, but just one day dedicated to this cause is little more than a formality and unlikely to have a significant impact.