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Trains cancelled, diverted after Bokaro derailment

Trains cancelled, diverted after Bokaro derailment

...umber of trains had to be cancelled, short-terminated/short-originated, rescheduled and diverted, a spokesperson for the SE railway said. The engine and five coaches of the Muri-Dhanbad Passenger train derailed while approaching Bokaro Steel City station

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

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

...ions,” an officer told (Crime News):. “The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012 came into force in November 2012 for the protection of children. The Act defines all types of sexual abuses against

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

More school children dying in road accidents in India

More school children dying in road accidents in India

...s year. In all instances, the victims were travelling in school buses which were either hit by other vehicles or trains or rolled down mountain slopes. According to NGO Save Life Foundation, which works for road

Special investigation team to probe Chennai building collapse

Special investigation team to probe Chennai building collapse

Chennai, July 6 ((Crime News):) With major political parties demanding a CBI probe into the multi-storeyed building collapse that killed 61 people here, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday announced that a special investigation team (SIT)

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)

...dental deaths rose 34.2 percent – Road accidents cases came down slightly by 0.02 percent in 2012 but rose 1.6 percent – Road accidents topped list of overall accidents with 35.2 percent – As many as 473,416

SC blocks execution of two in Dec 16 gang rape

SC blocks execution of two in Dec 16 gang rape

...onday suspended the death sentence of Vinay Sharma and Akshay Thakur, the two remaining convicts in the Dec 16, 2012, Delhi gang rape case, as it extended its March 15 order blocking execution of two other

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

New Delhi, June 4 ((Cnews)) The two teenage girls who were raped and hanged from the village mango tree in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district last week had gone to relieve themselves in the field, highlighting the sore

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

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

...sh; against trying juveniles by regular courts. Dismissing a slew of petitions filed in the wake of the Dec 16, 2012 gang-rape, a three-judge bench headed by then chief justice Altamas Kabir July 17, 2013 said