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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...ome Affairs, as many as many as 461 people died and 1,301 more were injured “every day” from traffic accidents in the country during 2012. (See Separate Box on Key Data) This makes it 19 deaths

New York announces drive to combat heroin use

New York announces drive to combat heroin use

...in recent years. Nationally, as many as 467, 000 people were reportedly abusing heroin or suffering from heroin dependence in 2012. In New York State alone, there were 89,269 cases of heroin and prescription opiate treatment

More women personnel in Delhi police now

More women personnel in Delhi police now

New Delhi, July 12 ((Crime News):) Delhi Police has increased the number of women police personnel following the Dec 16, 2012, gang rape of a young woman in the national capital, Police Commissioner Bhim Sain Bassi said

Tatra case: Antony admitted V.K. Singh told him about bribe

Tatra case: Antony admitted V.K. Singh told him about bribe

New Delhi, July 16 ((Crime News):) The CBI has said former defence minister A.K. Antony, a witness in the Tatra truck case, admitted that former army chief Gen. V.K. Singh informed him of the bribe offer by

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

New Delhi, July 3 ((Crime News):) Over 100,000 people commit suicides in India every year on an average. The number of suicides in the past decade has recorded an increase of 21.6 percent, said a government report.

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

...official told (Cnews). “Female guards have been recently posted at border checkpoints, but their training does not meet the necessary requirements. The government should deploy highly trained professionals in the forests to tackle the poachers,” he

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...ivil society and locals have revealed that the claim of completion of construction of such facilities is visible only on paper, and the ground realities paint a very different picture,” Nayak told (Cnews). While some toilets

After women, Delhi is the most unsafe for children (IANS Special)

After women, Delhi is the most unsafe for children (IANS Special)

...of Chetna, an NGO that works for the rights of children, feels the rapid increase in the capital’s migrant population has led to the increase in crimes against children. “There has been rapid growth in Delhi’s

Beas tragedy: Water level increased, search temporarily hit

Beas tragedy: Water level increased, search temporarily hit

...ngements to send it back to Hyderabad. Telangana Transport Minister Mahender Reddy reached the accident site to oversee the search operation. Over 550 rescue workers, comprising about 50 divers of the NDRF, the army, the

Kerala’s CyberDome to fight cyber crime

Kerala’s CyberDome to fight cyber crime

...us elements who target them through the internet and the social media, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said the government is seized of this new generation crime that has become a social evil. “This issue is now