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)

...to two-wheeler accidents – 19 deaths every hour or more than one death every 3 minutes – Incidence of accidental deaths rose 51.8 percent between 2003 and 2012

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

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

...1; and “Anaten” may not be common nicknames but Punjab Police have found that these names were part of a multi-million dollar drugs racket operating in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka even as they claimed

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

Goa iron firm forges bank loan documents

Goa iron firm forges bank loan documents

Panaji, June 27 ((Cnews)) Goa’s top mines official has accused an iron ore trading company of forging his signature to secure a loan from a nationalised bank, police said Friday. Goa government’s mines and geology

Tele Communication Consultants India Limited Posts In June 2014 (www.tcil-india.com)

Tele Communication Consultants India Limited Posts In June 2014 (www.tcil-india.com)

Tele Communications Consultants India Limited, New Delhi Application invited for the executive trainee job.     Details …….. Executive Trainee (Electronics & Communications) Vacancies: 20 Age: Not exceed 25 years. Qualification: BE / B.Tech / IMITE in

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)

Guwahati, June 29 ((Cnews)) As authorities continue to grapple with the deeply entrenched racket of poaching of the famous one-horned rhinoceros in Assam, the demand for its horn in markets abroad refuse to die down.

New York announces drive to combat heroin use

New York announces drive to combat heroin use

...ly abusing heroin or suffering from heroin dependence in 2012. In New York State alone, there were 89,269 cases of heroin and prescription opiate treatment admissions in 2013, a rise from 63,793 in 2004. During this

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

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

...5 suicides) and Karnataka (11,266 suicides) accounted for respectively 10.8 percent, 9.7 percent and 8.4 percent of the total suicides reported in the country, said the report. These five states together accounted for 53.5 percent of