Latest Internet suicide Stories

2012-04-03 09:56:56

Suicide rates in Canada are increasing for girls but decreasing for boys, with suffocation now the most common method for both sexes.

2008-10-14 00:00:23

By Malathy Iyer The touch of flippancy in Babygrrl's entry is chilling. "Oh that scar looks really great, my cuts never get so deep. Hot!" says the online note in response to a red and gory picture of a slashed wrist bleeding profusely.

2008-08-01 00:04:01

By Nigel Morris; Andrew Grice WEBSITES WHICH encourage vulnerable teenagers to kill themselves are to be blocked under plans by the Government to tackle the dozens of suicides that have been linked to internet chatrooms.

2006-02-09 04:10:00

By Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - The number of Japanese killing themselves in groups after meeting through the Internet -- strangers afraid to die alone -- soared to a record 91 last year, nearly double that of 2004, police said on Thursday.

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