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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...ng the same period was 34.2 percent,” the report added. At the 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

Trinamool seeks exemplary punishment for Madhya Pradesh rape

Trinamool seeks exemplary punishment for Madhya Pradesh rape

Kolkata, June 20 ((Cnews)) Claiming attempts were being made to free the rapists of tribal woman in Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress, which had sent a delegation to probe the incident, Friday said it will

Seven kids die in Madhya Pradesh wall collapse

Seven kids die in Madhya Pradesh wall collapse

Bhopal, July 14 ((Crime News):) Seven children died when the wall of their tenement collapsed in Madhya Pradesh’s Burhanpur district, police said Monday. The children who were killed were between eight months to 16 years

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...cent 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

MP minister bats for UP government on Badaun, draws Congress’ ire

MP minister bats for UP government on Badaun, draws Congress’ ire

New Delhi, June 5 ((Cnews)) Babulal Gaur, home minister in the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh, Thursday came to the defence of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav who are

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

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)

...y day due 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 – India’s population grew 13.6 percent

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

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

...fact 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

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

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

...only one such case. All across the country, crimes against children went up by 52.5 percent in a year. A total of 58,224 cases were registered in 2013 compared to 38,172 cases in 2012. Of

‘Crimes against children: Time to break conspiracy of silence’

‘Crimes against children: Time to break conspiracy of silence’

...l abuse. According to the National Crimes Records Bureau (NCRB), crimes against children went up by 52.5 percent in a year across India. A total of 58,224 cases were registered in 2013 compared to 38,172 cases in