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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

Man faces contempt case for defying order not to meet mother

Man faces contempt case for defying order not to meet mother

New Delhi, July 14 ((Crime News):) The Delhi High Court Monday ordered contempt of court proceedings against a man for disobeying a court order telling him not to contact his mother. Despite the court’s direction,

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...e 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 the casualties have increased by 1.6 percent. Among the causes of

Order on Jessica Lal case convict’s parole plea reserved

Order on Jessica Lal case convict’s parole plea reserved

New Delhi, June 16 ((Cnews)) The Delhi High Court Monday reserved its order on the parole plea of Manu Sharma, who is serving a life term in the Jessica Lal murder case, so that he could appear

Bangalore rape fallout: Top cops transferred

Bangalore rape fallout: Top cops transferred

Bangalore, July 21 ((Crime News):) As a fallout of the alleged rape of a six-year-old student in a private school and other rape cases in the city, the Karnataka government Monday transferred Bangalore police commissioner Raghavendra Auradkar

New York announces drive to combat heroin use

New York announces drive to combat heroin use

...number of troopers currently serving in the unit, to more aggressively combat heroin trafficking, Xinhua quoted New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo as saying in a statement Wednesday. “Today, New York State is taking a

SC asks Delhi Police chief to probe assault on woman advocate

SC asks Delhi Police chief to probe assault on woman advocate

New Delhi, June 4 ((Cnews)) The Supreme Court Wednesday took exception to the lack of promptness with which the Delhi Police chief treated its earlier order as it asked him to inquire into the alleged manhandling of

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

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.

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