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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...e 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 the casualties have increased by 1.6 percent. Among the causes of

Tatra case: Antony admitted V.K. Singh told him about bribe

Tatra case: Antony admitted V.K. Singh told him about bribe

...9, 2010. However, the same was not provided by him to the investigating agency despite efforts”. In March 2012, Gen. V.K. Singh alleged that Lt.Gen. Tejinder Singh met him Sep 22, 2010, and offered him the

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)

...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 from 2003 to 2012, but rate of accidental deaths rose 34.2 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)

...and Kashmir capital Srinagar recorded 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

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

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

...ductions till July this year, the minister told the house. “There were 1,707 rape cases in 2011, 1,716 in 2012 and 1,960 cases in 2013. Till July this year, the state has recorded 1,202 cases of

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)

...ts abroad refuse to die down. The state symbol of the northeast Indian state of Assam, the rhinoceros has been listed as endangered due to extensive poaching. Two-thirds of the great one-horned rhinos are

Delhi HC orders compensation to crime victims within a day

Delhi HC orders compensation to crime victims within a day

...al of compensation to the victims under the Delhi Victims Compensation Scheme (VCS) 2011. The bench also pulled up the Delhi government for not having the victim compensation fund (VCF) in place which has been provided

Sexual harassment: Woman judge objects to inquiry panel composition

Sexual harassment: Woman judge objects to inquiry panel composition

...inquiry committee, the former woman judge said Justice Singh was one of the two judges who took the decision to transfer her to Sidhi, to which she had objected. “While I am willing to make myself

Show cause notice to over 10,000 associations

Show cause notice to over 10,000 associations

New Delhi, Oct 1 (Crime News) The union home ministry has issued show cause notice to around 10,300 associations registered under Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010 for not filing mandatory annual return, a statement said Wednesday.