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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...erspective, almost half the equivalent population of some countries like Iceland or the Maldives is wiped out on Indian roads every year. As per the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), under the Ministry of Home Affairs,

Fire at petrol pump, two injured

Fire at petrol pump, two injured

New Delhi, July 12 ((Crime News):) Two employees received minor injuries in a fire at a petrol pump here Saturday, police said. The incident happened

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)

...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 accidents

Karnataka University VC arrested on graft charges

Karnataka University VC arrested on graft charges

Dharwad (Karnataka), Oct 20 (Crime News) State Lokayukta (ombudsman) sleuths Monday arrested Karnataka University vice-chancellor H.B. Walikar and three other university officials on charges of financial irregularities and abuse of power in recruitments, a senior official said

French diplomat accused of raping daughter approaches Modi

French diplomat accused of raping daughter approaches Modi

New Delhi, Aug 16 (Crime News): French consular official Pascal Mazurier, accused of sexually abusing his minor daughter, has approached Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for speedy justice. In a missive to Modi, the diplomat,

37 Indian suicides in six UAE emirates in 2014

37 Indian suicides in six UAE emirates in 2014

Dubai, July 18 ((Crime News):) At least 37 Indian nationals committed suicide in six of the seven emirates of the UAE in the first half of 2014, latest figures from the Indian consulate in Dubai show.

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

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

...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 of

Pakistan court seeks information on missing Indian national

Pakistan court seeks information on missing Indian national

Islamabad, July 2 ((Crime News):) A Pakistan court has issued notice to the defence and interior ministries demanding an explanation on the disappearance of an Indian national from Kohat district in 2012, a media report said Wednesday.

Karnataka asked to take action in Bangalore rape case

Karnataka asked to take action in Bangalore rape case

New Delhi, July 17 ((Crime News):) The centre Thursday asked Karnataka to take action on the alleged sexual assault of a six-year-old student by two teachers during school hours in Bangalore. “The secretary (school education)

French oil giant Total CEO killed

French oil giant Total CEO killed

...e on board Monday midnight Moscow time, according to the airport. Total has also confirmed the death of its CEO in the plane crash in a statement, but said the accident had left a total of