Subscription and demo access


 
About Interfax
Press Releases
Products & Services
Contact us
Customer Login
 


Headlines
 

12/18 17:30   Digital Economy program to cost 520 bln rubles - Nikiforov
 
12/18 17:30   MOLDOVAN FOREIGN MINISTRY RECALLS AMBASSADOR FROM RUSSIA
 
12/18 17:28   Rostec to announce closed sale of 75% stake in Technodinamika, no decision on Dinamika Group deal - Chemezov
 
12/18 17:27   In forcing Russian military to withdraw from JCCC, Kyiv wrecks another institution of Minsk Agreements implementation - Klintsevich
 
12/18 17:22   FSB, Communications Ministry, operators close to decision on Yarovaya laws - Nikiforov
 
12/18 17:15   Sistema to fulfill, simultaneously dispute court ruling (Part 2)
 
12/18 17:12   Rogozin meets with al-Assad, holds talks with head of Syrian govt during visit to Syria (Part 2)
 
12/18 17:09   Novorossiysk port cargo handling falls 2.4% to 131 mln tonnes in 11M
 
12/18 17:05   Official exchange rates for CIS and Baltic nations as of 18.12.2017
 
12/18 17:01   Syria suffered $400 bln damage from war that continued several years - Rogozin citing al-Assad (Part 2)
 


 

Interfax.com  |  Interfax news  |  Investigators probe incitement to suicide in...


News headlines


July 18, 2012 13:14

Investigators probe incitement to suicide in self-immolation attempt at United Russia public center in Novosibirsk (Part 2)

NOVOSIBIRSK. July 18 (Interfax) - Five people sustained injuries when a woman set herself on fire at a public reception center of the United Russia party in Novosibirsk, and investigators have opened a criminal case on incitement to suicide charges, said Marina Kinzhalova, a senior aide to the chief of the Investigative Committee department for the Novosibirsk region.

"A criminal case has been opened on incitement to suicide charges under Russian Criminal Code Article 110," Kinzhalova told Interfax on Wednesday.

Investigators have found out that a 50-year-old woman committed a self-immolation attempt at the United Russia public reception center in Novosibirsk on Wednesday. The woman earlier addressed the party's public reception center for legal advice in defending her interests as an apartment buyer in courts.

As the woman lost all legal disputes and was unhappy about the legal services she was provided with at the public reception center, she poured gasoline over her body and set it on fire at the center, Kinzhalova said.

The woman suffered burns of 80% of her body, she said.

In addition to the woman herself and a public reception center employee, who suffered serious injuries and whose hospitalization was reported earlier, three more reception center workers have been taken to the hospital, she said.

It was reported earlier that, after the woman set herself on fire at the United Russia public reception center on the second floor of a four-story business center in downtown Novosibirsk on Wednesday morning, the fire spread over an area of some 70 square meters. Eighty-seven people were evacuated from the building, and 52 firefighters and 15 pieces of equipment were involved in fighting the fire.

The fire was fully extinguished about two hours later.

va

(Our editorial staff can be reached at eng.editors@interfax.ru)

/Interfax/
 Subscription
You can access a demo version of, receive more information about or subscribe to Interfax publications by filling in and returning the form below. We also have dozens of reports in the Russian language, please indicate if you are interested.
Title:


Phone:


E-mail:


First name:


Company:


Country:
Last name:


Division:


City:
Products:
Central Asia & Caucasus Business Weekly
Central Asia General Newswire
Global Gas Analytics
Global Natural Gas Daily
Interfax Via Bloomberg Terminal
Kazakhstan General Newswire
Kazakhstan Mining Weekly
Kazakhstan Oil & Gas Weekly
Russia & CIS Announcements
Russia & CIS Banking and Finance Weekly
Russia & CIS Business and Financial Daily
Russia & CIS Business and Financial Newswire
Russia & CIS Business and Investment Weekly
Russia & CIS Business Law Weekly
Russia & CIS Business news
Russia & CIS Defense Industry Weekly
Russia & CIS Diplomatic Panorama
Russia & CIS Energy Daily
Russia & CIS Energy Newswire
Russia & CIS Events Calendar
Russia & CIS Food and Agriculture Weekly
Russia & CIS General Newswire
Russia & CIS Headline News
Russia & CIS Insurance Weekly
Russia & CIS IT and Telecom Weekly
Russia & CIS Metals and Mining Weekly
Russia & CIS Military Daily
Russia & CIS Military Newswire
Russia & CIS Military Weekly
Russia & CIS Oil and Gas Weekly
Russia & CIS Presidential Bulletin
Russia & CIS Statistics Weekly
Russia Health & Pharmaceuticals
Russia Market Roundup
Russia Press Review
Ukraine Business Daily
Ukraine Business Weekly
Ukraine General Newswire
Please enter the digits from picture in the box below:

December 18, 2017
 
17:15
Sistema to fulfill, simultaneously dispute court ruling (Part 2)
 
17:12
Rogozin meets with al-Assad, holds talks with head of Syrian govt during visit to Syria (Part 2)
 
17:09
Novorossiysk port cargo handling falls 2.4% to 131 mln tonnes in 11M
 
17:05
Official exchange rates for CIS and Baltic nations as of 18.12.2017
 
17:01
Syria suffered $400 bln damage from war that continued several years - Rogozin citing al-Assad (Part 2)
 
17:01
Russia and CIS political and economic calendar: December 19 - January 18
 
17:00
MICEX and RTS Indexes at 17:00 MSK
 
16:57
EAEU door is open to EU - Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Morgulov
 
16:57
RusHydro's 9M IFRS earnings fall 17.6% to 30.8 bln rubles (Part 2)
 
16:51
Russian Helicopters sees revenue dip in 2017, to recover in 2018 on defense procurement, Rosoboronexport - Chemezov
 
16:49
Termination of IMF program a key macroeconomic risk for Ukraine - NBU
 
16:44
VEB placing 30 bln rubles in bonds
 
16:44
 
16:42
RusHydro's 9M IFRS earnings fall 17.6% to 30.8 bln rubles
 
 more headlines 



Interviews
 

.
OSCE Secretary General Thomas Greminger has given an interview to Interfax correspondent Margarita Velekhova ahead of a meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council that will take place in December. Greminger, who assumed his office this July, has told about the OSCE activity amidst the exacerbation of relations between Russia and the West, particularly, the United States, as well as the organizations activity in Ukraine and the agenda of the upcoming Ministerial Council in Vienna.

more
.
.
Famous diplomat and political analyst, last U.S. Ambassador to the Soviet Union Jack Matlock has given an interview to Interfax in which he speaks about the first year of U.S. President Donald Trump in power and relations between Russia and the United States.

more
.
.
President of the Washington-based National Iranian American Council Trita Parsi has given an interview to Interfax in which he speaks about the refusal of U.S. President Donald Trump to certify Irans compliance with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Actions (JCPOA), as well as possible consequences of this Trumps move to the region, Europe and the whole world.

more

 
  
 ©   1991—2017   Interfax Information Service. All rights reserved.
contact information   |   Interfax offices   |   made by web.finmarket

News and other data on this site are provided for information purposes only, and are not intended for republication or redistribution. Republication or redistribution of Interfax content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Interfax.

Browse other Interfax sites:  Interfax.ru   |   IFX.RU   |   Interfax Group   Rambler's Top100