Attempted suicides among young people in Bahrain are on the increase, according to a leading expert.
The drastic measure, known in the medical community as 'parasuicide', is often seen as a 'cry for help', Psychi
Oscar-winning actor and groundbreaking comedian Robin Williams hanged himself with a belt in his Northern California home after he had sought treatment for depression, a coroner said on Tuesday, based on preliminary findings.
Robin Williams, the versatile actor whose madcap comic style made him one of television and film's biggest stars, was found dead on Monday from an apparent suicide at his home in Northern California. He was 63.
An Indian man yesterday (April 5) became the fourth person to commit suicide in Bahrain in the last seven days.
Jam Rajeesh, 40, was found hanging in a building under construction near the BBK Financial Mall in
Karl Slym, managing director of India's Tata Motors, died after falling from a hotel room in Bangkok in what police said on Monday could be possible suicide.
Slym, 51, had attended a board meeting of Tata's Thailand unit i
A suicide bomber driving a truck packed with 1.5 tonnes of explosives killed at least 31 people and wounded dozens in Syria's central city of Hama on Sunday, state media reported.
The man blew himself up inside the vehicle on
A suicide bomber drove a truck packed with explosives into the playground of a primary school in northern Iraq and blew himself up, killing 14 students and their headmaster on Sunday, police and medical sources said.
The attack fo
Paris Jackson, the 15-year-old daughter of late pop star Michael Jackson, was rushed to a Los Angeles-area hospital on Wednesday after an apparent suicide attempt, her mother said, but her family later reported she is "physically fine."
A suicide bomber killed a senior Iraqi army intelligence officer and three bodyguards on Saturday when he detonated his explosives at the officer's home in the northern city of Mosul, police said.
Iraq has seen an increase in
About one in 25 US teens has attempted suicide, and one in eight has thought about it, according to a national study based on interviews with thousands of teens.
Researchers, whose findings appeared in the journal Jama Psychiatry,