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IIT-Madras suicide: Why did Madras HC refuse to allow CBI probe into Fathima's suicide?

A bench led by Justice M Sathyanarayanan dismissed both the petitions with a direction to the IIT management to provide effective and periodical psychological counselling to the affected students

Published on 14th December 2019
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IITM students issue statement, demand Rohith Act, SC/ST/OBC cell on campus  

The students made six demands in their statement to the administration, the first of which was a request to the IITM authorities and the Tamil Nadu police to conduct a fair investigation 

 

Published on 15th November 2019
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MHRD announces 1k counsellors for Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas after series of student suicides

As many as 1,176 counsellors have been allotted to over 600 Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas across the country after 49 suicides were reported in JNVs from the years 2013 to 2017 

Published on 8th November 2019
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Why the Tamil Nadu DGP ordered a CB-CID probe into student suicides at SRM University

The three suicides had happened within a span of 60 days. The cases which are registered at Maraimalai Nagar police station will now be transferred to the CB-CID

Published on 17th July 2019
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RGUKT, Nazvid to appoint psychologists to curb student suicides on campus

Since the last couple of years, IIIT Nuzvid has been under pressure for several student suicide cases, therefore the management has decided to recruit psychiatrists and counselors

Published on 4th July 2019
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Minister Talasani makes insensitive remarks on recent Telangana student suicides, angers parents

After visiting the kin of Anamika, an Intermediate student who killed herself, the minister says student suicides are common and they happen every year

Published on 15th May 2019
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The suicide of Kanishk Bharti: What's actually ailing NLSIU's law students?

A media gag? Plenty of stress? Members of the student community at NLSIU and the administration talk about the recent suicide and clear the air

Published on 3rd April 2019
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Is failure in exams a major cause for suicides in India?

As many as 8,068, 8,934 and 9,747 suicides were committed worldwide just due to failure in examinations during 2014-2016. How bad is it in India? Here's what we found

Published on 18th February 2019
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Chennai nursing student attempts suicide after senior scolds about handling a syringe

After returning to her hostel room, she reportedly consumed tablets prescribed for her father and in a few minutes, she herself informed one of her classmates about her action   

Published on 7th January 2019
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PUC science student in Mangalore's Expert College commits suicide

It is said the boy, the only child of the couple, was born and brought up in Goa and had recently shifted to Mangaluru for studies and was living in a hostel

Published on 26th September 2018
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Only God has the right to take life away, Principal District Sessions Judge in Mangalore tells students

Additional Deputy Commissioner, Kumara reiterating that life is precious and God-given, told students that a life without values would end in disaster like suicide

Published on 28th September 2018
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Another UoH student commits suicide by hanging himself

This is the second suicide in the university in a span of 20 days. Also, this is the third student suicide in UoH this year

Published on 9th August 2018
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Chennai based advocate files a contempt application to punish authorities for politicising NEET student suicides

The Madras High Court, on receiving the contempt application, has advised political parties of the State to not glorify the suicides 

Published on 12th June 2018
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Yet another student commits suicide over exam results; time to question the education system again?

The education system imposes a bar on students, which youngsters are often pressurised to meet and are unable to

Published on 7th June 2018
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19-year-old TN boy commits suicide fearing NEET results

The parents of the boy said that he had been nervously checking the answer key the last few days and had been very anxious about the results

Published on 21st May 2018

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