One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...population growth during the period 2003 to 2012 was 13.6 percent whereas the increase in the rate of accidental deaths during the same period was 34.2 percent,” the report added. At the same time, the report

Failed road transport policies causing deaths in India: Experts

Failed road transport policies causing deaths in India: Experts

...pen for the general public and building them without a proper safety plan are leading to the high number of road deaths in the country,” said CSE director general Sunita Narain.

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)

...d by the National Crime Records Bureau: – Overall, 1.2 million perished on Indian roads in past decade – 381 deaths and 1,287 injuries every day due to specific road accidents – 80 deaths and 14 injuries

Hyderabad students’ deaths expose Himachal’s lack of contingency plans

Hyderabad students’ deaths expose Himachal’s lack of contingency plans

Mandi (Himachal Pradesh), June 9 ((Cnews)) Delays and a lack of a contingency plan have exposed Himachal Pradesh’s lack of preparedness to a disaster – natural or man-made, said survivors of a disaster where 26 students of

PM expresses grief over Andhra pipeline blast deaths

PM expresses grief over Andhra pipeline blast deaths

New Delhi, June 27 ((Cnews)) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday expressed his grief over the death of 14 people in gas pipeline blast in a Andhra Pradesh district early Friday. The blast bursted and caused

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...amilies having toilets. Of the 382 Above Poverty Line families without toilets, just 20 were provided toilets in 2011. According to data available on the NBA website close to

Fukushima people reclaim their ‘happy side’ in video

Fukushima people reclaim their ‘happy side’ in video

Tokyo, June 20 ((Cnews)/EFE) A video clip has become a phenomena on social networks in Japan as it shows inhabitants of Fukushima dancing to reclaim “the happy side” of this Japanese region affected by the nuclear accident

Rammasun toll in China climbs to 33

Rammasun toll in China climbs to 33

Beijing, July 21 ((Crime News):) The number of people killed by typhoon Rammasun in China has increased to 33, officials said Monday. Rammasun, the strongest typhoon to hit China in four decades, brought downpours and

15 burnt alive in GAIL pipeline blast in Andhra (Roundup)

15 burnt alive in GAIL pipeline blast in Andhra (Roundup)

Hyderabad/New Delhi, June 27 ((Cnews)) Fifteen villagers were burnt to death and 30 injured Friday as a huge fire and deafening explosions caused by a suspected leak engulfed a GAIL gas pipeline in Andhra Pradesh, officials said.

26 dead as rainstorm hits southern China

26 dead as rainstorm hits southern China

Beijing, June 22 ((Cnews)) Rainstorms in south China over the last four days have left 26 people dead and three others missing in nine provincial-level regions of the country, the government said Sunday. The Ministry