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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

President condoles IAF chopper crash deaths

President condoles IAF chopper crash deaths

New Delhi, July 27 ((Crime News):) President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday condoled the death of seven people in Friday’s Indian Air Force (IAF) chopper crash in Uttar Pradesh’s Sitapur district. An Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) of

President condoles deaths in Telangana accident

President condoles deaths in Telangana accident

New Delhi, July 24 ((Crime News):) President Pranab Mukherjee Thursday condoled the death of 19 students in an accident where a train hit a school bus at an unmanned railway crossing in Telangana. In his

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

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

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