Using World Wide Web, social media and electronic communication devices are amongst the most common activity of today's world. Digital devices are designed for rapid access to information and enhance connection amongst people. Unsurprisingly, their use has dramatically risen, but aren’t we too reliant on them? Latest research and data is already raising alarm bell of new age addiction.
You may recall satirical depiction of suicidal threat in an Indian movie called Sholay. Actor Dharmendra was standing on a high-water tank, repeatedly threatening to end his life, by shouting “suicide, suicide”, if his love interest wasn't realised, or opposed by actresses’ aunt.