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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

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Guwahati, Aug 4 (Crime News): The number of those killed in Assam has been steadily increasing, from 1,321 in 2011, to 1,368 in 2012 and 1,383 in 2013, while 876 people have been killed till July this

French diplomat accused of raping daughter approaches Modi

French diplomat accused of raping daughter approaches Modi

...Crime News): Saturday. The attache was charged by a Bangalore sessions court Feb 11 this year under section 376 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), which deals with the rape of a minor. Mazurier, 40,

Pistorius sentenced to five years in jail for girlfriend’s death (Roundup)

Pistorius sentenced to five years in jail for girlfriend’s death (Roundup)

...ess public scrutiny, he asked the media and general public “to let the family move forward in this process and give us some degree of dignity and privacy”. As an uncle, he said he hoped Pistorius

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

US riots put spotlight on country’s racial divide (News Analysis)

US riots put spotlight on country’s racial divide  (News Analysis)

...ronment for law enforcement activities.” The hashtag #IfTheyGunnedMeDown has gone viral on Twitter, where young people of colour are protesting Brown’s killing and posting images of themselves to object to the way young black men and

Pistorius given 5-year imprisonment for girlfriend’s death

Pistorius given 5-year imprisonment for girlfriend’s death

...us shot Steenkamp through the locked door of the toilet, apparently thinking she was an intruder about to emerge and attack him. She was hit in the hip, arm, and head. Pistorius was also sentenced to