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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

China launches campaign against online piracy

China launches campaign against online piracy

Beijing, June 13 ((Cnews)) The Chinese government has launched a campaign against rampant online piracy, targeting websites which offer unauthorised content from traditional media, media reported Friday. The campaign, starting from June to November, was

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

...n the rise in the state in the last three years. The number of kidnappings 3,785 in 2011, increased to 3,812 in 2012 and 4,831 in 2013. The state has already recorded 3,261 abductions till

Major crackdown on paedophiles across Britain; over 600 arrested

Major crackdown on paedophiles across Britain; over 600 arrested

...ormley said. ÂgOver the past six months we have seen unprecedented levels of cooperation to deliver this result. Our aim was to protect children who were victims of, or might be at risk of, sexual

Man held for posting lover’s video online

Man held for posting lover’s video online

Siliguri, June 7 ((Cnews)) A man has been arrested in West Bengal’s Darjeeling town for having sex with a girl on the false promise of marriage, shooting a video during the act and posting it on the

Pistorius sentenced to five years in jail for girlfriend’s death (Roundup)

Pistorius sentenced to five years in jail for girlfriend’s death (Roundup)

Pretoria, Oct 21 (Crime News) South African athlete Oscar Pistorius Tuesday arrived at Pretoria’s Kgosi Mampuru prison, after he was handed a five-year jail sentence for killing his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp. The 27-year-old amputee

Pakistan court seeks information on missing Indian national

Pakistan court seeks information on missing Indian national

...d interior ministries demanding an explanation on the disappearance of an Indian national from Kohat district in 2012, a media report said Wednesday. During the hearing in the Peshawar High Court, a two-judge bench Tuesday

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

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

...9, 2010. However, the same was not provided by him to the investigating agency despite efforts”. In March 2012, Gen. V.K. Singh alleged that Lt.Gen. Tejinder Singh met him Sep 22, 2010, and offered him the

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 –

China police arrest 30,000 suspects in cyber crime crackdown

China police arrest 30,000 suspects in cyber crime crackdown

...olice in China’s capital city of Beijing have arrested some 30,000 suspects involved in cyber crimes in an online crackdown that began in 2011, a latest statistics report said Thursday. According to Beijing’s public security