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#self-immolation

# self-immolation - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Man sets himself alight on Japanese bullet train
# Toyko
# Toyko

Man sets himself alight on Japanese bullet train

Jun 30th 2015, 9:07 AM 15,466 Views 9 Comments

Several other passengers had to be treated for smoke inhalation

# self-immolation - Monday 27 January, 2014

High school student sets himself on fire in school cafeteria
# America
# America

High school student sets himself on fire in school cafeteria

Jan 27th 2014, 6:55 PM 21,973 Views 28 Comments

The boy doused himself in oil before lighting himself on fire in a suicide attempt.

# self-immolation - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Irish Tibetan community plans protest march to Chinese Embassy
# Tibet
# Tibet

Irish Tibetan community plans protest march to Chinese Embassy

Dec 5th 2012, 7:00 PM 2,184 Views 7 Comments

The march and vigil are part of a global day of protest for Tibet on 10 December in Dublin.

# self-immolation - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Four more Tibetans set themselves alight in China
# Self-immolation
# Self-immolation

Four more Tibetans set themselves alight in China

Nov 27th 2012, 10:58 AM 4,953 Views 18 Comments

More than 20 people in Tibet have set themselves on fire this month in protest at China’s rule.

# self-immolation - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Chinese landowners setting themselves on fire over forced evictions
# China
# China

Chinese landowners setting themselves on fire over forced evictions

Oct 11th 2012, 10:17 AM 4,639 Views 32 Comments

Ordinary Chinese are turning to desperate forms of protests as local governments continue to seize land to sell the usage rights to property developers.

# self-immolation - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Israel: two die following self-immolation protest over rising cost of living
# Israel
# Israel

Israel: two die following self-immolation protest over rising cost of living

Aug 1st 2012, 8:08 AM 3,949 Views 11 Comments

Separate fatal protests amid renewed opposition to escalating costs and Israeli government’s budget cuts.

# self-immolation - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Man seriously injured in self-immolation outside Breivik trial
# Breivik
# Breivik

Man seriously injured in self-immolation outside Breivik trial

May 15th 2012, 6:12 PM 4,255 Views 6 Comments

Norwegian police say they do not believe the man had any connection with the terror trial.

# self-immolation - Monday 26 March, 2012

Tibetan exile sets himself on fire at China protest
# Tibet
# Tibet

Tibetan exile sets himself on fire at China protest

Mar 26th 2012, 10:53 AM 987 Views 11 Comments

Demonstrators took to the streets of Delhi to protest an upcoming visit by the Chinese president.

# self-immolation - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Tibetan teenage monk dies after self-immolation
# Tibet
# Tibet

Tibetan teenage monk dies after self-immolation

Mar 13th 2012, 2:58 PM 4,340 Views 15 Comments

The 18-year-old set himself alight during Saturday’s anniversary of the 1959 Tibetan uprising against Chinese rule.

# self-immolation - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

China calls Tibetan immolators 'criminals and outcasts'
# Tibet
# Tibet

China calls Tibetan immolators 'criminals and outcasts'

Mar 7th 2012, 9:37 AM 1,076 Views 25 Comments

Three Tibetans have set themselves on fire since Saturday in protest at China’s rule over their region.

# self-immolation - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Teenage Tibetan nun self-immolates in latest anti-Chinese rule protest
# Tibet
# Tibet

Teenage Tibetan nun self-immolates in latest anti-Chinese rule protest

Feb 12th 2012, 3:42 PM 4,576 Views 9 Comments

Activists say that a dozen Tibetan monks and nuns have died over the past year after setting themselves on fire in protest.

# self-immolation - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Three Tibetan monks set themselves on fire in protest - report
# Tibet
# Tibet

Three Tibetan monks set themselves on fire in protest - report

Feb 5th 2012, 2:05 PM 2,328 Views 14 Comments

One man has reportedly died while two others were seriously injured in the self-immolation.

# self-immolation - Sunday 22 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jan 22nd 2012, 7:48 PM 5,150 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s Fix: State assets, assassinations, apologies, and a glamour model turns to economics…

# self-immolation - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Shocking video of Tibetan nun's self-immolation 'smuggled out of China'
# Tibet
# Tibet

Shocking video of Tibetan nun's self-immolation 'smuggled out of China'

Nov 22nd 2011, 9:06 AM 3,832 Views 8 Comments

Tibetan rights groups say the footage shows the death of Palden Choetso, who set herself on fire earlier this month.

# self-immolation - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Eighth Tibetan man sets himself on fire in protest in China
# China
# China

Eighth Tibetan man sets himself on fire in protest in China

Oct 16th 2011, 3:41 PM 430 Views 3 Comments

The 19 year old reportedly called out “Tibet needs freedom” as he set himself alight.

# self-immolation - Friday 14 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Oct 14th 2011, 7:54 PM 1,614 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s Fix: Dana vows to continue in presidential race; the new iPhone goes on sale; and just where does Beyoncé get her moves?

Teacher immolates herself in French school playground
# Self-immolation
# Self-immolation

Teacher immolates herself in French school playground

Oct 14th 2011, 6:05 PM 2,540 Views 15 Comments

The maths teacher died after deliberately setting herself ablaze following a reported confrontation with pupils.

# self-immolation - Monday 26 September, 2011

Tibetan monks injured in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule
# Protest
# Protest

Tibetan monks injured in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule

Sep 26th 2011, 12:51 PM 439 Views 2 Comments

China’s official news agency reports that the two men suffered slight burns and are in stable condition.

# self-immolation - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Man sets himself on fire outside Amsterdam's Royal Palace
# Shocking
# Shocking

Man sets himself on fire outside Amsterdam's Royal Palace

Apr 6th 2011, 1:23 PM 3,469 Views 0 Comments

A video of the incident shows people trying to put out the fire using their coats.