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Suicide rates up among valley women

SRINAGAR, INDIAN-OCCUPIED KASHMIR: While twenty years back, valley had the distinction of having lowest suicide rates throughout India (0.5/100,000), past few years has shown a visible spurt in cases … Read More»

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Why a Girl Took Her Live over Exams Results

‘Now I have failed in my examination and I do not know what to do next since the Ministry of Education has banned pupils who performed dismally in KCPE from repeating’ … Read More»

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Suicide Prevention Day

September 10 is observed as Suicide Prevention Day throughout the world. But the day has had no significance for the farmers of India. … Read More»

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I Choose The Child

Standing over the ledge of my mother’s house, for over a month I had contemplated ending my life. I couldn’t bear living without my soul mate. … Read More»

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Saving Teenage Girls: No Easy Task

You can only beat a dog so many times before it bites you or dies, or you can only beat a girl so many times before she commits suicide. … Read More»

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Grave Difficulties and Suicide rising among HIV-positive individuals in Goa, India

09/10/07 -- An update from Goa.. Hi All, A sobering update about rising suicide among individuals with HIV in Goa, shared by a colleague Jaffer Imander, at Positive Lives Foundation in Goa, India. I have included his contact information below to send Jaffer and his group our support. - AC d'Adesky Dear Friends, As recent statement of Rajya Sabha members says the rate of HIV cases in India are decreased. The situation here at the grass root level is very different. Nobody can tell right figures of fact. Finally it is all numbers. … Read More»

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