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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...h little thought on safety. To put this disquieting data in perspective, almost half the equivalent population of some countries like Iceland or the Maldives is wiped out on Indian roads every year. As

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)

...in past decade – 381 deaths and 1,287 injuries every day due to specific road accidents – 80 deaths and 14 injuries every day due to road-rail accidents – 73 deaths every day due to truck accidents

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

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

...of the bribe offer by Lt.Gen. Tejinder Singh for clearing the trucks’ purchase file. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday filed a charge sheet against retired army officer Tejinder Singh following V.K. Singh’s allegation

NIT – Hamirpur Posts In June 2014 (www.nith.ac.in)

NIT – Hamirpur Posts In June 2014 (www.nith.ac.in)

Hamirpur in Himachal Pradesh, the National Institute of Technology (News) Junior Assistant, Technical Assistant, Technician Courses posts.   Details …….   1)Junior Assistant:6 Qualification: Inter, English Typing 35 words per minute to be speed. Age: 27

National Institute Of Fashion Technology Posts In June 2014 (www.nift.ac.in)

National Institute Of Fashion Technology Posts In June 2014 (www.nift.ac.in)

National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Machine Mechanic, Junior Assistant, Library Assistant posts Website.     Details …….. 1) Machine Mechanic: 1 Eligibility: the tenth class or equivalent qualification, ITI (fitter) should be. Must be at least

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

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

...Ranchi and Jamshedpur (Jharkhand), and Asansol (West Bengal) did not witness a single crime against a children in the entire year. Jammu and Kashmir capital Srinagar recorded only one such case. All across the country,

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...cent rural households across the country do not have toilet facilities, according to a baseline survey conducted in 2012. In reply to questions raised in the Lok Sabha, in February this year, the government stated

Lowering juvenile age to curb offences doubtful prescription (Column: Legal Ease)

Lowering juvenile age to curb offences doubtful prescription (Column: Legal Ease)

...sition. The minister wants juvenile offenders accused of rape, murder, kidnapping and acid attacks to be tried in regular courts and suffer the consequences of their actions. Child rights activists and judicial pronouncements have opposed

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)

...eir training does not meet the necessary requirements. The government should deploy highly trained professionals in the forests to tackle the poachers,” he added. According to Bibhab Talukdar, chief executive of wildlife conservation NGO Aaranyak, there

More women personnel in Delhi police now

More women personnel in Delhi police now

New Delhi, July 12 ((Crime News):) Delhi Police has increased the number of women police personnel following the Dec 16, 2012, gang rape of a young woman in the national capital, Police Commissioner Bhim Sain Bassi said