Articles about IPC Section 306

Noida: IIT-IIM alumnus commits suicide, allegedly due to wife's harassment

06 Nov 2019

Noida: IIT-IIM alumnus commits suicide, allegedly due to wife's harassment

In a distressing incident, a 39-year-old man, an alumnus of IIT and IIM, allegedly committed suicide after jumping from his house in Noida. His family has said his sour relationship with his wife forced him to take the extreme step.

Delhi: Blackmailed by husband's friend, woman commits suicide

13 Jan 2019

Delhi: Blackmailed by husband's friend, woman commits suicide

On Thursday, a 28-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide in East Delhi's Mansarovar Park area as she was upset with her husband's friend.

#AdulteryVerdict: On women, marriage, and sexual-freedom, SC makes progressive statements

27 Sep 2018

#AdulteryVerdict: On women, marriage, and sexual-freedom, SC makes progressive statements

Taking a progressive stand on adultery law, the Supreme Court on Thursday declared the Section 497 of the IPC as unconstitutional.

Chhattisgarh: Boyfriend forced to watch girlfriend's gang-rape, commits suicide

14 Sep 2018

Chhattisgarh: Boyfriend forced to watch girlfriend's gang-rape, commits suicide

A 19-year-old allegedly took his own life in Chhattisgarh's Korba district after his minor girlfriend was gangraped, earlier this month.

Senior not responsible if employee kills themselves over workload: SC

27 Jun 2018

Senior not responsible if employee kills themselves over workload: SC

In a potentially significant decision, the SC has ruled that seniors in the workplace cannot be held guilty of abetment if their juniors commit suicide due to work stress.

Constant eve-teasing, stalking drove Gurugram girl to end her life

16 May 2018

Constant eve-teasing, stalking drove Gurugram girl to end her life

A Gurugram-based 17-year-old girl hung herself to death, on Monday, because of constant eve-teasing and stalking by an unknown man in her locality.

Hyderabad: Girl humiliated for not paying school fees, kills self

02 Feb 2018

Hyderabad: Girl humiliated for not paying school fees, kills self

A 14-year-old Dalit girl hanged herself to death at her Hyderabad house on Thursday evening after being punished and humiliated in school for not paying fees.