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18 Feb 2020
Images show the aftermath following a blast that left at least eight people, including two police officers, dead and several others wounded in a suicide blast in southwestern Pakistan. The suicide attack took place in the southwestern city of Quetta in Balochistan province, which remains rife with insurgent activity.
24 Nov 2019
India has a major problem around female suicide. Almost 40 percent of women who kill themselves globally live in India. This is much higher than the suicide rate for Indian men. A report published recently calls what’s going on in India a public health emergency.
24 Sep 2019
Train mishaps and havocs arising from rooftop train ride abound. However, there has been a very limited effort to put a stop to this from the government side and to know why daredevil passengers embark on this utter suicide mission.
6 Aug 2019
In this segment, our analyst dissects the rising cases of suicide in the country. He also suggested possible ways of addressing the ugly trend in the country.
30 Jun 2019
A non governmental Organization in Lagos State has staged a walk to sensitise the public against the activities of committing suicide.
4 Jun 2019
The increasing cases of suicide in the nation calls for serious concern such that one can no longer keep quiet. In the last few weeks, many people, mostly youths and young people, have taken their lives prematurely.
21 Sep 2018
Suicide, the deliberate act of ending one’s life, is regarded as one of the leading causes of death in the world. While it is rampant among low and medium-income countries, the World Health Oganisation (WHO) said in a report that it is the second leading cause of death among people aged 19-26 globally in 2016. READ MORE: https://guardian.ng/life/world-suicide-prevention-day-survivors-tell-their-stories/
30 Dec 2017
More than 16,000 farmers have committed suicide in India's northern Punjab state over the last 16 years, a survey conducted by three national universities revealed on Saturday (December 30).
18 Jun 2017
Five suicide bombers attack a police headquarters in Gardez, eastern Afghanistan. Dozens were killed or injured, local hospitals say.
20 May 2017
Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for a suicide car bombing in the southern Iraq province of Basra.
13 May 2017
Borno Suicide Bombings Claim Four Lives
28 Apr 2017
South Korean firefighter rescues a woman who attempted suicide from the window of the eighth floor of a flat.

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