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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...is wiped out on Indian roads every year. As per the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), under the Ministry of Home Affairs, as many as many as 461 people died and 1,301 more were injured “every

South Asian drug racket: Punjab claims heroin supply-chain broken

South Asian drug racket: Punjab claims heroin supply-chain broken

...mers”. With heroin seizures hitting an all-time high of 302 kg in less than six months this year, senior Punjab Police officials claim that the well-oiled drugs smuggling network in the state had been smashed.

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

...p in the recent years. The minister was replying on behalf of Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi who oversees the state home department. Hussain said that crimes like kidnappings and rapes have also been on the

‘Hardened juvenile offenders are difficult to reform’

‘Hardened juvenile offenders are difficult to reform’

New Delhi, Aug 7 (Crime News): He was then south Delhi’s most notorious juvenile offender who would rob homes in government colonies and set fire to furniture before escaping, in a trademark sign. Though he is lodged

Minor girl abducted from shelter home

Minor girl abducted from shelter home

...shant Lok area here Monday. The trio was sent to jail while the girl was handed over to the warden of a shelter home here. The girl went missing from Aasha Niwas Nari Niketan shelter

Even cops in each home can’t prevent rapes: Maharashtra minister

Even cops in each home can’t prevent rapes: Maharashtra minister

Mumbai, June 11 ((Cnews)) Maharashtra Home Minister R.R. Patil said Wednesday many crimes against women take place in their homes and even deploying a policeman in each house will not help, prompting an attack from the opposition.

Woman injured in bank guard’s celebratory fire in Delhi

Woman injured in bank guard’s celebratory fire in Delhi

New Delhi, June 23 ((Cnews)) A 45-year-old woman was injured Monday when a bank security guard opened fire into air to express his happiness on the occasion of the branch manager’s birthday, police said. The guard has

Man arrested for China nursing home castrations

Man arrested for China nursing home castrations

...rime News):) A man has been arrested on suspicion of cutting off the testicles of three in-patients at a nursing home in northeast China’s Heilongjiang province. The latest case of nursing home abuse in China

Over 70,000 report to de-addiction centres in Punjab

Over 70,000 report to de-addiction centres in Punjab

Chandigarh, June 29 ((Cnews)) Over 70,000 drug addicts have reported at government drug de-addiction centres across Punjab, following the recent crackdown on the drugs supply chain in the state, police said Sunday. A police spokesman

23 kg heroin seized in Punjab, five druglords held

23 kg heroin seized in Punjab, five druglords held

Chandigarh, June 9 ((Cnews)) Punjab Police Monday claimed to have busted an inter-state and international drugs gang, and recovered 23 kg of heroin in the last four days. Five druglords have been arrested in this connection.