Tag Archives: Suicide

28Sep/17

Chinese university students’ spiralling, sometimes deadly debts

Tales of indebted students being driven to suicide have become commonplace in China in recent years, sparking public outrage. Samantha Vadas reports. Continue reading

06Mar/16

Japan rethinks right to “die with dignity”

Ageing, indebted Japan rethinks right to ‘die with dignity’.
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02Apr/15

German pilot’s computer shows searches on suicide and cockpit doors

German state prosecutor says co-pilot’s computer shows searches for methods of committing suicide and research into cockpit doors, which were made in the days leading up to crash.

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09Mar/15

France debates ‘deep sleep’ option at end of life, no euthanasia

Some say it’s euthanasia, others say it’s not enough, French legislators are to start examining a draft law which would give the right to “deep and ongoing sedation” until death for terminally ill patients.

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