Friday, August 1, 2014 - 11:54 AM

Dabholkar murder: Ex-top cop slaps defamation notice on news magazine

Dabholkar murder: Ex-top cop slaps defamation notice on news magazine

...oner Gulabrao Pol Monday sent defamation notice seeking Rs.100 crore (Rs.one billion) in damages from the editor and reporter of a English news magazine for alleging that he sought help of a ‘tantrik’ to solve the murder

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)

...roads in past decade – 381 deaths and 1,287 injuries every day due to specific road accidents – 80 deaths and 14 injuries every day due to road-rail accidents – 73 deaths every day due to truck

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

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

...of the bribe offer by Lt.Gen. Tejinder Singh for clearing the trucks’ purchase file. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday filed a charge sheet against retired army officer Tejinder Singh following V.K. Singh’s allegation

More school children dying in road accidents in India

More school children dying in road accidents in India

New Delhi, July 25 ((Crime News):) India not only has the dubious distinction of having one of the worst road accident records in the world, but that these are taking more and more young lives, particularly of

Girls below 18 victims in most Delhi rapes

Girls below 18 victims in most Delhi rapes

...x-husband, in 1.8 percent cases an uncle, in five percent cases a brother-in-law, in 0.3 percent cases a servant and in 3.5 percent cases an employer. The official, who did not want to be named, said

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

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

...cases of crimes against children at 6,124, while Mumbai reported 902 cases. Ranchi and Jamshedpur (Jharkhand), and Asansol (West Bengal) did not witness a single crime against a children in the entire year. Jammu and

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

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

...ejected it as not viable. “We did consider, however, a general lowering of the juvenile age. The research and the statistics in this area, as well as our own experience shows that it was not viable.

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...old girl was raped when she went to relieve herself in the fields. According to the NBA website, the achievement of Tikamgarh remains poor, with none of the 78 BPL families having toilets. Of the 382 Above

Criminal charges dropped against India-born killer mom in Canada

Criminal charges dropped against India-born killer mom in Canada

...ourt in the Canadian province of Quebec also ordered that Alpabahen Patel be detained at the university hospital and continue to undergo evaluations, The Gazette reported Tuesday. Alpabahen Patel, 30, was hospitalised after her husband discovered