Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 12:44 PM

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

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

New Delhi, June 17 ((Cnews)) Home Minister Rajnath Singh Tuesday reviewed the progress of restoration work following the 2013 natural disaster in Uttarakhand, a home ministry statement said. He reviewed the status in respect of

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

...Delhi, July 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.

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

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

...t that under its provisions they could get away lightly. Statistics show that 80,092 juvenile accused caught in 2013 were illiterate; 13,984 had studied up to the primary level; 15,423 were between the matriculation and and

Red light-jumping cause most road accidents: Police

Red light-jumping cause most road accidents: Police

...nd was hit by another car at a central Delhi four-point crossing at 6.20 a.m. though police did not confirm that officially. Munde died due to the impact. Shukla said that in many road accidents, seats

Shakti Mills gang rapes: Juveniles get correctional sentences

Shakti Mills gang rapes: Juveniles get correctional sentences

...uly 15 ((Crime News):) The Juvenile Justice Board Tuesday awarded correctional sentence to two juveniles for the 2013 Shakti Mills gang rapes of a photojournalist and a call centre employee. The duo has been awarded

NBW against accused declared ‘dead’ by police

NBW against accused declared ‘dead’ by police

...since he belongs to that district. After conducting a probe, the Ghaziabad police submitted a status report in 2013 claiming Rajbir was dead. It informed the court an unidentified body was recovered November 2013 in a

Indian-origin doctor indicted for running illegal prescription racket

Indian-origin doctor indicted for running illegal prescription racket

...and less than two weeks later, prescribed more painkillers, the Post report said. A day later, the patient died of oxydone overdose. Mohanty, who served as hospital chief from June 2009 to February 2013, “rapidly and

Nepal’s ex-crown prince arrested in Thailand with marijuana

Nepal’s ex-crown prince arrested in Thailand with marijuana

...ons with his parents and relatives have been strained and he hardly visits Nepal to meet his family. A survivor of serious heart attacks in 2007 in Kathmandu and in 2013 in Thailand, Paras used to

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

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

...xponentially all over the country. On an average, crimes against 16 children are reported in Delhi everyday, official data has revealed. The capital is followed by Mumbai, where crimes are committed against three