One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...al deaths has shown an increasing trend during the period 2003-2012 with an increase of 51.8 percent in the year 2012 as compared to 2002,” the bureau said in its report “Accidental Deaths and Suicides in India

New York announces drive to combat heroin use

New York announces drive to combat heroin use

New York, June 12 ((Cnews)) New York authorities have announced a statewide initiative to curb the rise of heroin use due to heroin sales and related heroin drug overdoses turning a widespread problem across the US state.

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

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

New Delhi, July 16 ((Crime News):) The CBI has said former defence minister A.K. Antony, a witness in the Tatra truck case, admitted that former army chief Gen. V.K. Singh informed him of the bribe offer by

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

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

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

New Delhi, July 20 ((Crime News):) Delhi has earned the dubious distinction being a city unsafe for women. Now comes another shocker. Among India’s 53 mega-cities, the national capital is the most unsafe for children as crimes

NIT Goa Various Posts In June 2014( www. new.nitgoa.ac.in)

NIT Goa Various Posts In June 2014( www. new.nitgoa.ac.in)

Goa National Institute of Technology Applications are invited for the various jobs. Details … 1) Technical Assistant: 03 Eligible :range from a recognized University or Institute of Science Bachelor’s degree (Hons). Or equivalent education. Science section of

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)

...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 2012, but rate of accidental deaths rose 34.2 percent –

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

...of wildlife conservation NGO Aaranyak, there has been an increase in poaching of this endangered pachyderm since 2012. “In 2012, around 22 rhinos were killed in Assam and in 2013 the number increased to 41,” he

Delhi gang-rape victim’s father unhappy with SC ruling

Delhi gang-rape victim’s father unhappy with SC ruling

New Delhi, July 14 ((Crime News):) The father of the Dec 16 Delhi gang-rape victim Monday said he was not happy with the Supreme Court’s decision to suspend the death sentence of two of the convicts.

SC blocks execution of two in Dec 16 gang rape

SC blocks execution of two in Dec 16 gang rape

New Delhi, July 14 ((Crime News):) The Supreme Court Monday suspended the death sentence of Vinay Sharma and Akshay Thakur, the two remaining convicts in the Dec 16, 2012, Delhi gang rape case, as it extended