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,

Five killed in Gujarat shipbreaking yard blast

Five killed in Gujarat shipbreaking yard blast

Bhavnagar (Gujarat), June 28 ((Cnews)) Five labourers were killed and six others injured in a blast that ripped through a scrap shipyard at Alang port here in Gujarat Saturday, an official said. The incident occurred

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...und realities paint a very different picture,” Nayak told (Cnews). While some toilets may have been built in Badaun and elsewhere, the shocking fact remains that almost 60 percent rural households across the country do not

Bihar property of Gujarat businessman’s kidnapper attached

Bihar property of Gujarat businessman’s kidnapper attached

Patna, July 15 ((Crime News):) Property of the prime accused, who is on the run, in the abduction of a Gujarat-based businessman in Bihar last year was Tuesday attached by the state police, officials said.

Skating instructor held in Bangalore school rape case

Skating instructor held in Bangalore school rape case

Bangalore, July 20 ((Crime News):) Musthafa, a 30-year-old skating instructor at a private school here, was arrested late Sunday on charges of sexually assaulting a six-year-old student in a classroom three weeks ago that rocked this city

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

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

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

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

...sition. The minister wants juvenile offenders accused of rape, murder, kidnapping and acid attacks to be tried in regular courts and suffer the consequences of their actions. Child rights activists and judicial pronouncements have opposed

After women, Delhi is the most unsafe for children (IANS Special)

After women, Delhi is the most unsafe for children (IANS Special)

...Ranchi and Jamshedpur (Jharkhand), and Asansol (West Bengal) did not witness a single crime against a children in the entire year. Jammu and Kashmir capital Srinagar recorded only one such case. All across the country,

Bangalore rape: Parents outraged over delay in arrests

Bangalore rape: Parents outraged over delay in arrests

Bangalore, July 19 ((Crime News):) The delay in arresting the two teachers accused of sexually assaulting a six-year-old girl in a private school here has outraged hundreds of parents who Saturday took out a protest march against