Marian Keyes on her battle with depression: "I begged my mother for permission to kill myself"

'I begged my mother for permission to kill myself': Bestselling author Marian Keyes opens up about her dark battle with depressionThe author has suffered from crippling depression since 2009She pulled through her darkest days with help from a therapistThe author has spoken of how baking has helped her cope By Steve Nolan PUBLISHED: 09:13 GMT, 12 April 2013 | UPDATED: 10:07 GMT, 12 April 2013 Battle: Best-selling author Marian Keyes has told how her depression drove her to beg her mother to let her kill herself in 2010 Bestselling author Marian Keyes has revealed how her crippling depression led her to beg her mother for permission to kill herself.

Cologne Zoo: Female zoo keeper,killed by tiger when it escaped from enclosure after gate wasn’t closed properly

Female zoo keeper, 43, killed by tiger when it escaped from enclosure after gate wasn”t closed properly Tiger escaped enclosure and mauled keeper in storage buildingDirector at Cologne Zoo, western Germany shot animal dead after incident. A tiger has escaped its enclosure and mauled a female keeper to death before being shot dead today.