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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...ng the same period was 34.2 percent,” the report added. At the same time, the report said, road accidents in the country may have come down marginally by 0.02 percent during 2012 compared to 2011, but

MP minister bats for UP government on Badaun, draws Congress’ ire

MP minister bats for UP government on Badaun, draws Congress’ ire

...Pradesh, from Badaun to Bareilly, either women are raped, or gang raped, and afterwards, constant irresponsible, insensitive statements by the government are embarrassing us,” she added. Ozha alleged that Madhya Pradesh had the first rank when

Uttarakhand disaster: Lessons not learnt, pain lingers (A year after)

Uttarakhand disaster: Lessons not learnt, pain lingers (A year after)

...icials said the chief minister had personally monitored the donation-collecting exercise and the relief measures for the people of Uttarakhand and had given standing instructions for expediting the financial assistance process. The system, however, seems unyielding.

NHRC notice to Delhi government over monetary relief

NHRC notice to Delhi government over monetary relief

New Delhi, July 2 ((Crime News):) The NHRC Wednesday issued notice to the Delhi government demanding a report on why it did not recommend Rs.3 lakh each as monetary relief for the families of four people who

New York announces drive to combat heroin use

New York announces drive to combat heroin use

...years. Nationally, as many as 467, 000 people were reportedly abusing heroin or suffering from heroin dependence in 2012. In New York State alone, there were 89,269 cases of heroin and prescription opiate treatment admissions in

CAG punches holes in UP’s Maha Kumbh spend

CAG punches holes in UP’s Maha Kumbh spend

...w and order, nepotism and corruption charges. Sad that Kumbh is now in the centre of an embarrassing situation for the state government as it was this event which propelled it in global fora, with

UP government in denial mode over riots: BJP

UP government in denial mode over riots: BJP

Lucknow, July 28 ((Crime News):) The BJP’s Uttar Pradesh unit Monday lashed out at the SP government for alleging the former had a role in the communal clashes in the state. Attacking the Samajwadi Party

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

SC slams Odisha over plight of migrant workers

SC slams Odisha over plight of migrant workers

New Delhi, July 15 ((Crime News):) The Supreme Court Tuesday slammed the Odisha government for turning a blind eye to the plight of migrant workers being taken to other states by unscrupulous contractors or middlemen on the

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