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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

India tops in South Asia’s human trafficking: UN official

India tops in South Asia’s human trafficking: UN official

...ked from Nepal, the Gulf, Bangladesh and so on.” Albertine told (Crime News): in an interview at the UNODC office. Albertine said that there is no exact figure on human trafficking in India as only

More school children dying in road accidents in India

More school children dying in road accidents in India

New Delhi, July 25 ((Crime News):) India not only has the dubious distinction of having one of the worst road accident records in the world, but that these are taking more and more young lives, particularly of

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Guwahati, Aug 4 (Crime News): The number of those killed in Assam has been steadily increasing, from 1,321 in 2011, to 1,368 in 2012 and 1,383 in 2013, while 876 people have been killed till July this

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 2012India’s population grew 13.6 percent from 2003 to

Bank of Albania governor arrested

Bank of Albania governor arrested

Tirana, Sep 6 (Crime News): The Bank of Albania (BoA) Governor, Adian Fullani, was arrested Friday over charges of office abuse following theft of 713 million leks (about 6.6 million dollars) from the State Treasury.

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

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

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

India-origin woman banker jailed for theft in Scotland

India-origin woman banker jailed for theft in Scotland

London, July 31 (Crime News): An Indian-origin woman bank employee has been jailed for stealing 120,000 pounds (around $202,000) from a customer’s account in Scotland, a media report said Thursday. Satnam Kaur, 30, a Royal