26 Students Committed Suicide Every Day In 2016


  As many as 9,474 students committed suicide in 2016–almost 26 every day–according to this reply to the Lok Sabha (lower house of Parliament) by H G Ahir, minister of state for home affairs, on January 2, 2018.   Student suicides in the country have increased 52%–from 17 every day (6,248) in 2007 to 26 …Read More

ATM/Debit Card Fraud More Than Doubled Over 2 Years


  Automated teller machine (ATM) card/debit card fraud has more than doubled over the last two years both in terms of value and volume, according to this reply to the Rajya Sabha (upper house of Parliament) on August 8, 2017. Credit card fraud has declined over the period.   Reported ATM/debit card fraud increased 179% …Read More