Posts Tagged suicide

Justice sought for Filipina who jumped off a building in Abu Dhabi

Marje Pelayo   •   October 17, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) assured the grieving family of Filipina worker, Mary Jean Balag-ey Alberto, that the agency is closely monitoring the development of her...

Three migrants evacuated from rescue ship after suicide attempts

UNTV News   •   September 9, 2019

Three migrants were transferred on Monday (September 9) to Malta from the Alan Kurdi rescue ship after having attempted suicide. A Maltese navy patrol boat picked up three minors from...

Viral Momo: PNP warns parents, guardians to monitor children’s activities online

Jeck Deocampo   •   February 28, 2019

QUEZON CITY, Philippines — The Philippine National Police (PNP) advise parents and guardians to strictly monitor children activities online amid the spread of an alleged suicide game called the “Momo...

Gov’t IT experts urge parents to keep children safe from ‘Momo’

Marje Pelayo   •   February 28, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – Government IT experts issued an advisory against an online application hooking young Internet users to commit suicide. In its statement, the Department of Information and Communication Technology...

Suicide prompts mental health education to newly hired teachers in Leyte

Marje Pelayo   •   July 20, 2018

LEYTE, Philippines –  Following the recent suicide of a rookie teacher in Eastern Visayas, the Department of Education (DepEd) Leyte Division recommends equipping newly hired teachers with mental health education. According...

DOH calls for depression awareness to help save lives

Marje Pelayo   •   June 14, 2018

  MANILA, Philippines – Filipinos should extend support to their friends and loved ones with suicidal tendencies and avoid trivializing mental disorders. According to the Department of Health (DOH,) suicide...

Designer Kate Spade found dead in her apartment in apparent suicide, police

admin   •   June 6, 2018

Fashion designer Kate Spade, 55, was found dead in her New York City apartment on Tuesday (June 5) morning in an apparent suicide, police said. Spade hanged herself and was found by her...

A taekwondo jin ends blossoming career by committing suicide

admin   •   August 30, 2017

14-year old Melborn Coraje, a grade 10 student of  Zamboanga City High School main, was found dead in their home on Wednesday. Melborn had brought home medals from various local...

PNP to discuss benefits for family of HPG PO3 Jeremiah de Villa who allegedly committed suicide

admin   •   August 30, 2016

  The family of PO3 Jeremiah de Villa of the Highway Patrol Group who allegedly committed suicide is asking for benefits but the Philippine National Police is yet to address...

Suicide bombs kill 31, wound close to 150 at Istanbul airport

admin   •   June 29, 2016

Three suicide bombers opened fire before blowing themselves up in the main International Airport in Istanbul on Tuesday, killing 31 people and wounding close to 150, officials said. Police fired...


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