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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...h little thought on safety. To put this disquieting data in perspective, almost half the equivalent population of some countries like Iceland or the Maldives is wiped out on Indian roads every year. As

Key data on road accidents in India (To go with: One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes)

Key data on road accidents in India (To go with: One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes)

...me down slightly by 0.02 percent in 2012 but rose 1.6 percent – Road accidents topped list of overall accidents with 35.2 percent – As many as 473,416 traffic-related accidents cases reported in 2012 – In 2012,

Railway officials arrested for leaking exam question papers

Railway officials arrested for leaking exam question papers

New Delhi, June 29 ((Cnews)) A chief vigilance inspector of south western railway and 14 other people were arrested in Bangalore for leaking the question papers for a recruitment exam for the railways, the CBI said Sunday.

Student caught cheating in exam with bluetooth device

Student caught cheating in exam with bluetooth device

...Birbhum district was caught cheating with a bluetooth device concealed in a seemingly innocuous wig. The mass of fake curly hair was worn by Mohd. Saif – the examinee – for two consecutive days of

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

New Delhi, June 22 ((Cnews)) Three people, among them the vice principal of a school, were arrested for attempting to leak the question paper of a graduation-level examination conducted by Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) for

SC to hear plea against death sentence for four-year-old’s rape, murder

SC to hear plea against death sentence for four-year-old’s rape, murder

...nce is fixed for June 18. Replying to a query, Madan said the death sentence was confirmed by the Jodhpur bench of Rajasthan High Court on April 9. The special judge, SC/ST court, Sriganganagar, convicted

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

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

...atra HMVs (High Mobility Vehicles) for the army. The CBI filed a case against Lt.Gen. Tejinder Singh in October 2012 under Section 12 of the Prevention of Corruption Act. On the basis of Gen. V.K.

SC stays death sentence of rape-murder convict

SC stays death sentence of rape-murder convict

...he too raped the girl. Khan later killed the child. His son was tried by the Juvenile Justice Board. The body of the girl was found when her grandfather saw Khan’s son burying something in

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

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

...only one such case. All across the country, crimes against children went up by 52.5 percent in a year. A total of 58,224 cases were registered in 2013 compared to 38,172 cases in 2012. Of

Lowering juvenile age to curb offences doubtful prescription (Column: Legal Ease)

Lowering juvenile age to curb offences doubtful prescription (Column: Legal Ease)

...s accused of rape, murder, kidnapping and acid attacks to be tried in regular courts and suffer the consequences of their actions. Child rights activists and judicial pronouncements have opposed the rationale behind the suggestion. This