suicide

The silent epidemic

High suicide rates in Nepal expose the lack of mental healthcare facilities in the country.

| May 11, 2016

Criminal intent

Irom Sharmila continues to be persecuted under India’s draconian ‘suicide’ law.

| Mar 06, 2015

Just another suicide

After being hit locally, nationally and internationally, the farmers of Vidarbha are down — and some are out.

| Jul 02, 2006

Dying day by day

Taking stock of mental and social health in Kashmir.

| Nov 01, 2002

Sexual Harassment and the Public Woman

Bangladeshi women who face harassment from males lack any access to avenues of social or legal redress. The suicide of Simi Banu tragically highlights the need for the law to protect not only female 'modesty', …

| May 01, 2002

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