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Japan 'Twitter killer' sentenced to death for nine murders

Japan 'Twitter killer' sentenced to death for nine murders

A Japanese man dubbed the ‘Twitter killer’ was sentenced to death by a Tokyo court on Tuesday for murdering and dismembering nine people he met on the social media platform.

Indian actor Sushant Singh Rajput commits suicide at Mumbai home

Indian actor Sushant Singh Rajput commits suicide at Mumbai home

Well known Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead at his Bandra residence here on Sunday morning in an apparent suicide, a police official said.

Suicide finding for black man found hanging in California stirs anger

Suicide finding for black man found hanging in California stirs anger

Police in California on Friday said a young black man found hanging from a tree likely committed suicide, stirring outrage among community members who said authorities were too quick to draw conclusions ...

Suicide bombing in Afghanistan leaves seven dead and dozens wounded

Suicide bombing in Afghanistan leaves seven dead and dozens wounded

A suicide bombing in Afghanistan's south-eastern province of Ghazni left at least seven dead and wounded a further 40 people, according to the provincial governor's spokesman.

Spike in US teen suicides after Netflix '13 Reasons Why' release: study

Spike in US teen suicides after Netflix '13 Reasons Why' release: study

The suicide rate among US teenagers spiked in the months after the release of the controversial Netflix drama ‘13 Reasons Why’, which follows the story of a high school girl who kills herself, a new study has found.

Suicide car bomber kills 30 police officers in Indian Kashmir

Suicide car bomber kills 30 police officers in Indian Kashmir

A suicide car bomber rammed a bus carrying Indian police officers in Kashmir on Thursday, killing 30 of them in a major attack on security forces in the disputed region..

Afghan deported from Germany commits suicide in Kabul hotel

Afghan deported from Germany commits suicide in Kabul hotel

An Afghan man deported from Germany has been found dead in a hotel room in Kabul after committing suicide, officials said Wednesday.

Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead in her apartment

Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead in her apartment

Fashion designer Kate Spade, 55, was found dead in her New York City apartment on Tuesday morning in an apparent suicide, police said.

Prominent Indian MP Shashi Tharoor charged over wife's death

Prominent Indian MP Shashi Tharoor charged over wife's death

Shashi Tharoor, a lawmaker from the opposition Indian National Congress, was also charged with cruelty in marriage, according to the charges filed by Delhi police in court.

Female suspect dead, several hurt in YouTube shooting

Female suspect dead, several hurt in YouTube shooting

California news outlets late on Tuesday said she appeared to be a vegan-themed content creator who has raged against YouTube on her personal website for what she saw as censorship of her videos.

Italian policeman kills himself and two daughters after shooting wife

Italian policeman kills himself and two daughters after shooting wife

An Italian policeman on Tuesday critically injured his estranged wife, killed the couple's two daughters and took his own life.

Fidel Castro's eldest son commits suicide: Cuban state media

Fidel Castro's eldest son commits suicide: Cuban state media

The popular eldest son of the late Cuban president Fidel Castro committed suicide on Thursday, state media reported. He was 68 years old.