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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...iod was 34.2 percent,” the report added. At the same time, the report said, road accidents in the country may have come down marginally by 0.02 percent during 2012 compared to 2011, but the casualties have

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

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)

...to two-wheeler accidents – 19 deaths every hour or more than one death every 3 minutes – Incidence of accidental deaths rose 51.8 percent between 2003 and 2012 – India’s population grew 13.6 percent from 2003 to

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

Communal clash in Jammu, Srinagar highway blocked briefly

Communal clash in Jammu, Srinagar highway blocked briefly

Jammu, July 13 ((Crime News):) Members of two communities clashed here Sunday over a land dispute, torching three vehicles and blocking the busy Jammu-Srinagar highway for hours, police said. Traffic resumed in the evening after police restored

Communal clash in Jammu, Srinagar highway blocked

Communal clash in Jammu, Srinagar highway blocked

Jammu, July 13 ((Crime News):) Groups of two communities clashed here Sunday over a land dispute, torching three vehicles and vandalising nearly a dozen others, and blocking traffic on the busy Jammu-Srinagar highway, police said.

Seven die in Srinagar road accident

Seven die in Srinagar road accident

Srinagar, July 16 ((Crime News):) Seven people were killed here Wednesday when an army truck collided with a taxi, triggering mob fury. Police said three of the passengers in the taxi died instantly after the

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

New Delhi, June 4 ((Cnews)) The two teenage girls who were raped and hanged from the village mango tree in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district last week had gone to relieve themselves in the field, highlighting the sore

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

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

...– 122; Uttar Pradesh – 196 and Rajasthan – 183? The proposal, expectedly, did not find favour with child rights activists. Neither does it find favour with the Supreme Court, which has twice ruled – in

Car careens into shikhara in Srinagar, one killed

Car careens into shikhara in Srinagar, one killed

Srinagar, July 30 ((Crime News):) One man was killed and four others were injured here Wednesday when a car, with an apparently drunk driver behind the wheel, went off the road and crashed into a houseboat