One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...dental Deaths and Suicides in India – 2012″. “The population growth during the period 2003 to 2012 was 13.6 percent whereas the increase in the rate of accidental deaths during the same period was 34.2 percent,”

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...According to data available on the NBA website close to Rs.2,000 crore (US$33.8 million) had been spent in 2012-13 by the central and state governments in all states to construct toilets across the country. An amount of

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

Criminal charges dropped against India-born killer mom in Canada

Criminal charges dropped against India-born killer mom in Canada

...uesday. Alpabahen Patel, 30, was hospitalised after her husband discovered the body of their two-month-old baby in their apartment in eastern Montreal Dec 23, 2011. Patel was arrested and charged with the second degree murder

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

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

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

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

...less than six months this year, senior Punjab Police officials claim that the well-oiled drugs smuggling network in the state had been smashed. The heroin seizure (till June 10) is valued at over Rs.1,510 crore in

Will write to PM seeking Meghwal dismissal: NCW

Will write to PM seeking Meghwal dismissal: NCW

...ion minister of state for chemicals and fertilisers and a BJP MP, was last Thursday summoned by a district court in Jaipur to appear in a rape case, in which the minister and 16 others are charged.

Romanian president’s brother held for alleged corruption

Romanian president’s brother held for alleged corruption

...Basescu was arrested Thursday for 24 hours, Xinhua quoted the National Anti-Corruption Directorate (DNA) saying in a release. He was arrested by the DNA prosecutors and will be referred to the Bucharest Court with the proposal to

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

...3 ((Crime News):) Over 100,000 people commit suicides in India every year on an average. The number of suicides in the past decade has recorded an increase of 21.6 percent, said a government report. The