Tag: suicide

Grab driver tells painful story of suicide among kids due to pressure from exams

Netizen Shane Yan took to Facebook to recount the story of an unusual Grab ride, wherein the driver told her and her husband that...

Rumours continue spreading about deceased at NUS campus despite University’s clarification

It appears that rumours are continuing to spread over the circumstances of the passing of an individual at National University of Singapore (NUS), yesterday. The...

Teen suicide a growing concern globally – and how one man is addressing this...

Teen suicide is a growing health concern. It is the second-leading cause of death for young people ages 15 to 24, surpassed only by...

Can you feign depression?

Yes, can you? Someone has allegedly got himself discharged from the army by feigning depression. Many Singaporeans would have taken the person's Facebook confession with...

PSLE: what are we doing to our children?

Education Minister Heng Swee Keat’s attempts to take some of the stress out of our education system have shied away from a sensitive question:...

Series on schizophrenia Part 3: A doctor’s diagnosis and his mission

“Doctor, you have educated me. You bothered to explain my mental illness to me, that it is just a biochemical imbalance. You told me...

Another blow for suicide NS man’s family

There will be no insurance payout for Ganesh Pillay, the national serviceman who committed suicide last year after his officers didn’t pay enough attention...

Let my brother’s death be the last, says sister of dead NS man

He used to draw for her, but not anymore. He was her first best friend, but now only his pictures remain in her room. Shalini...

Mystery of virtual currency CEO’s death in Singapore

by Zafar Hassan Anjum of ComputerWorld Ever since the news of the 'unnatural' death of Autumn Radtke, 28, hit the headlines on Wednesday (though The...
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