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For you, dear brother: How the loss of her little brother turned Raashi Thakran into a mental health advocate   

Based out of Bengaluru, Raashi Thakran lost her 18-year-old brother last year to suicide. Today, she has channelled all her grief and regret into becoming a mental health advocate. This is her story

Published on 24th September 2020
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You’ve gotta love your life: Why we should handle subjects like suicide, depression more sensitively

The Coach tells us exactly why we must learn to be more sensitive and humane in dealing with subjects like depression and suicide

Published on 27th June 2020
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Unable to attend online classes and exams, Class 10 student commits suicide in Assam

According to reports, the student of Class X, was so troubled as he could not take part in online classes and examinations conducted by his school as he did not have a smartphone

Published on 24th June 2020
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IIT Madras to install suicide-prevention device on hostel fans, after fallout over Fathima's suicide  

The administration has sent out a mail to hostels-in charge about the installation of the "Fan Bush Protection Device', which will make the fan drop if any weight over 40 kg is attached to it 

 

Published on 22nd November 2019
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World Suicide Prevention Day: 10 common signs that your loved one is suicidal and how to help them

On World Suicide Prevention Day, a psychiatrist explains to us what are the risk factors that lead to an individual committing the act and how we can prevent it

Published on 10th September 2019
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World Suicide Prevention Day: One person still dies every 40 seconds from suicide, says WHO Director

According to WHO, nearly three times as many men as women die by suicide in high-income countries, in contrast to low- and middle-income countries

Published on 10th September 2019
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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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Suicide Prevention Day: At 21, this Ambedkar University student has talked 13 depressed people out of committing suicide

Sometimes, all you need to do is LISTEN to save someone's life. Simran Luthra is a living testimony to this

Published on 9th September 2017

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