Gulf Times - suicide
Australian teen star's suicide sparks cyber-bullying campaign

Australian teen star's suicide sparks cyber-bullying campaign

A memorial for 14-year-old Amy Everett, known as Dolly, who was once the face of the wide-brimmed Akubra hat, is being held on Friday following her suicide on January 3 after constant harassment.

Suicide victim video by YouTube star sparks anger in Japan

Suicide victim video by YouTube star sparks anger in Japan

Japanese social media reacted with a storm of outrage to a video by YouTube star Logan Paul showing a suicide victim in a forest near Mount Fuji, as anger spread over the now-deleted video on Wednesday.

K-pop star bemoans loneliness in suicide note

K-pop star bemoans loneliness in suicide note

A top K-pop star bemoaned feeling ‘broken from inside’ and ‘engulfed’ by depression in a suicide note, it emerged Tuesday, as his death sent shockwaves among fans worldwide.

Dutch probe Bosnian war criminal's live UN court suicide

Dutch probe Bosnian war criminal's live UN court suicide

Dutch prosecutors are investigating how a Bosnian Croat war criminal managed to dramatically take his own life Wednesday, apparently after drinking poison he had smuggled into a UN court ...

Taliban suicide bomber kills five civilians in Afghanistan

Taliban suicide bomber kills five civilians in Afghanistan

A Taliban suicide bomber killed five civilians and wounded dozens of others, mainly children, when he detonated a car filled with explosives at a police headquarters in southern Afghanistan Wednesday.

Saudi man attempts self-immolation in Makkah

Saudi man attempts self-immolation in Makkah

Saudi police arrested an apparently ‘mentally disturbed’ man who tried to set himself on fire at Islam's holiest site, the Grand Mosque in Makkah, a police spokesman said on Tuesday.

‘Refugees being driven to suicide on Nauru’

‘Refugees being driven to suicide on Nauru’

Many of the 410 asylum seekers held on a tiny Pacific Island are being driven to attempt suicide to escape the prison-like conditions they face in indefinite detention on behalf of Australia ...

Debate on China poverty after mother kills her 4 children

Debate on China poverty after mother kills her 4 children

The killing of four children by their poverty-stricken mother -- who then committed suicide, followed by her husband -- sparked online outrage and debate in China ...

Suicide bombings hit three cities in Saudi Arabia

Suicide bombings hit three cities in Saudi Arabia

Three suicide bombers struck in Saudi Arabia yesterday in a rare incidence of multiple attacks in the kingdom.

10 die as suicide bombers attack Istanbul airport

10 die as suicide bombers attack Istanbul airport

At least 10 people were killed yesterday evening in a suicide attack at the international terminal of Istanbul’s Ataturk airport

Five killed in suicide blasts in Lebanese border village

Five killed in suicide blasts in Lebanese border village

A string of suicide bombings killed at least five people shortly before dawn yesterday in a Lebanese village near the volatile border with war-ravaged Syria.

Female suicide bomber wounds seven in Turkey

Female suicide bomber wounds seven in Turkey

A suicide bomber blew herself up in the Turkish city of Bursa yesterday, wounding 13 people in the latest attack to strike the country, officials said.