Loan app sharks drives TN youth to suicide

Chennai, Oct 4 (BPNS)  A 23-year-old techie from Chennai committed suicide on Tuesday morning after he was allegedly harassed by loan app operators even after he had settled his dues. The techie, identified as Narendran (23) was found hanging from the ceiling of his room on Tuesday morning. According to the MGR Nagar police, the […]

IIT- Madras student found dead in hostel room

Chennai, Sept 16 (BPNS) A fourth-year student of aeronautical engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras was found dead in his hostel room on Thursday evening. The student, identified as Subhranshu Sarkar and hailing from Odisha, was, according to his classmates in a state of depression for the past couple of days. Kotturpuram […]

Judge found dead in Odisha

Cuttack, Sept 2 (PTI) A special POCSO judge in Odisha’s Cuttack was found dead at his official residence here on Friday, police said. The deceased 49-year-old judge was identified as Subash Kumar Behari. The body of the POCSO court judge was found hanging from a ceiling fan and there were injury marks on his neck, said […]

TN has the second highest suicides in the country

Chennai, Aug 30 (BPNS) The state of Tamil Nadu has now become the state with the second highest number of suicides after Maharashtra in the country. This was stated by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data released on Monday. According to NCRB, Tamil Nadu reported 18,295 suicides in 2021 after Maharashtra which reported 22,207 […]