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Blue Whale Challenge

22-yr-old TN man commits suicide, police suspect Blue Whale challenge

Seshadri committed suicide by hanging himself at his house Tuesday night when his family members were away.

06 Sep 2018 8:31 AM

West Bengal girl gets call for 'Momo Game' challenge, files complaint

The 'Momo Game' is said to be a successor of the notorious 'Blue Whale Game' and has made headway in several countries.

22 Aug 2018 10:52 AM

Deadly game taking toll in other Maharasthra cities

The police, however, do not have technological know-how to block the online game.

23 Feb 2018 7:59 AM

320 Blue Whale complaints since July

Cyber police has blocked more than 200 Internet Protocol (IP) addresses.

23 Feb 2018 7:11 AM

A challenge gone wrong

Sometimes, watching someone that you look up to indulge in a harmful challenge may also be a reason for taking part.

26 Jan 2018 12:41 AM


'Didi' with short hair attacked me with knife to call off school: 6-yr-old UP boy

The six-year-old boy has deep wounds on the chest and stomach, but is said to be out of danger.

18 Jan 2018 6:43 PM

Rise in ‘games’ worry police

Lack of technical know-how poses hurdle in battling spread.

22 Nov 2017 1:47 AM

Kolkata: ICSE students attend workshop on Blue whale game, social media evils

Over 250 students from 9th, 10th and 11th standards attended the workshop on social media and online games, including Blue Whale Challenge.

19 Nov 2017 10:50 AM

SC asks for Centre's response on plea to firewall Blue Whale Challenge

Firewall is a system designed to prevent unauthorised access to or from private networks by controlling incoming, outgoing network traffic.

13 Oct 2017 2:07 PM

Expert panel formed to probe Blue Whale game suicide cases: govt to Delhi HC

The sudden popularity of the lethal online game had forced the government to issue directions to the internet firms to remove its links.

12 Oct 2017 8:23 PM


Willing to help India in controlling Blue Whale game: Russian consul to Madras HC

The court is hearing a suo motu PIL initiated by it following the recent suicide of a Madurai-based college boy.

23 Sep 2017 8:03 PM

Delhi HC tells govt to list steps taken to ban Blue Whale

The Delhi police told the high court that it has directed all social media firms like Facebook, WhatsApp, Google.

20 Sep 2017 3:15 AM

Hunting the whale

It is the emotionally vulnerable and socially isolated who are most at risk, and these are the people the game targets.

19 Sep 2017 12:38 AM

Complete ban on Blue Whale Challenge: SC directs Centre, issues notice

The apex court demanded a detailed reply from the Centre within the next three weeks.

15 Sep 2017 1:08 PM

Thane police issue advisory against blue terror game

It led to the suicide of a teenager in Andheri a few months ago.

13 Sep 2017 2:10 AM


Delhi Police issue ‘Blue Whale’ advisory for parents

The police advisory also asked parents to spend more time with their wards and encourage them to participate in outdoor games.

10 Sep 2017 4:02 AM

Parents told to keep eye on kids, check blue terror

The bench asked the state to file an affidavit on Blue Whale.

08 Sep 2017 2:29 AM

Blue Whale challenge: Two victims saved from commiting suicide

A 17 year old girl in Rajasthan and a 16 year old boy in Pathankot tried to commit suicide commit.

07 Sep 2017 11:36 AM

NGO seeks Bombay HC help to stop blue terror

The petition stated several deaths have taken place due to the game. 

07 Sep 2017 1:42 AM

Blue Whale challenge: Boy in hospital with scratch marks

The 17-year-old boy revealed that he was involved with the Blue Whale challenge and he made scratch marks on his face with his geometry box.

03 Sep 2017 2:54 AM