In a note discovered by the police at the victim's home, she had cited poor performance in a test and sustained academic pressures among the reasons for her decision …
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‘Academic Distress’ and Student Suicides in India: A Crisis That Needs to be Acknowledged
More students died by suicide than farmers in 2020, yet, while farmers’ suicides are widely recognised as a crisis in India, students’ suicides are increasingly swept under the rug.
The Futile Pressure of Building a Good CV in School
Nobody says it, but everybody knows it.
What Should Schools Teach Students About Depression and Mental Health?
From 'Mann ki baat' episodes to 'happiness lessons' in Delhi schools – when it comes to students' mental health, our education system needs to do to create positive change.