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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

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

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

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

...Ranchi and Jamshedpur (Jharkhand), and Asansol (West Bengal) did not witness a single crime against a children in the entire year. Jammu and Kashmir capital Srinagar recorded only one such case. All across the country,

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

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

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.

Sexual harassment: Woman judge objects to inquiry panel composition

Sexual harassment: Woman judge objects to inquiry panel composition

...ior who resigned alleging sexual harassment by a Madhya Pradesh High Court judge has objected to the composition of the inquiry committee that will hold a preliminary inquiry into the allegation. Objecting the presence of

Delhi HC orders compensation to crime victims within a day

Delhi HC orders compensation to crime victims within a day

...imes including rape to get compensation awarded by the legal services authority within a day. A division bench of Justice B.D. Ahmed and Justice Siddharth Mridul directed the authorities to ensure that the mechanism and

Show cause notice to over 10,000 associations

Show cause notice to over 10,000 associations

...FCRA, 2010 should not be cancelled,” the ministry said in the statement. These associations were accused of not filing mandatory annual return for 2009-2010, 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 financial years. “In case no reply is received