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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

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

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

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

.... The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday filed a charge sheet against retired army officer Tejinder Singh following V.K. Singh’s allegation of bribery offer over irregularities in the import of heavy-duty Tatra trucks for

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

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...t 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

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

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

...ildren protection. The objective is to create an aware society that responds to the needs of children in various situations,” an officer told (Crime News):. “The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012 came

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)

...rks. Kaziranga is home to an estimated 70 percent of the entire population in the world. These rhinos have been listed as vulnerable on the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of threatened

US court to hear Indian-American woman’s case in September

US court to hear Indian-American woman’s case in September

...Wednesday for a motion for continuance. The judge officially set Sept 29 for a jury trial after numerous trial dates had been set for Patel throughout the past year. Patel’s defence attorney, Jeff Sanford, had

RTI activist fears threat to life in Bihar

RTI activist fears threat to life in Bihar

...ng sleepless nights. Mishra, who spoke to Crime News on telephone from Kolkata, has urged Home Minister Rajnath Singh to provide him and his family protection. “After I exposed the fake freedom fighters, the freedom

Show cause notice to over 10,000 associations

Show cause notice to over 10,000 associations

New Delhi, Oct 1 (Crime News) The union home ministry has issued show cause notice to around 10,300 associations registered under Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010 for not filing mandatory annual return, a statement said Wednesday.