One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...erspective, almost half the equivalent population of some countries like Iceland or the Maldives is wiped out on Indian roads every year. As per the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), under the Ministry of Home Affairs,

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

...ews)) Three people, among them the vice principal of a school, were arrested for attempting to leak the question paper of a graduation-level examination conducted by Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) for the post of trainees,

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...iety and locals have revealed that the claim of completion of construction of such facilities is visible only on paper, and the ground realities paint a very different picture,” Nayak told (Cnews). While some toilets may

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

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

New Delhi, July 16 ((Crime News):) The CBI has said former defence minister A.K. Antony, a witness in the Tatra truck case, admitted that former army chief Gen. V.K. Singh informed him of the bribe offer by

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)

...in past decade – 381 deaths and 1,287 injuries every day due to specific road accidents – 80 deaths and 14 injuries every day due to road-rail accidents – 73 deaths every day due to truck accidents

Fake lottery racket busted in China

Fake lottery racket busted in China

...printed and sold tickets for Mark Six, a popular lottery organised by the Hongkong Jockey Club, has been busted in China’s Guangdong province. According to Foshan municipal public security bureau, 31 people were seized, two

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

...crime branch, came Sunday evening on the order of Police Commissioner B.S.Bassi. Bassi also ordered a vigilance inquiry into the whole issue which came into the forefront after a sting operation telecast by a Hindi news

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

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

...sition. The minister wants juvenile offenders accused of rape, murder, kidnapping and acid attacks to be tried in regular courts and suffer the consequences of their actions. Child rights activists and judicial pronouncements have opposed

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

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

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

...t. According to the judge, between 2003 and 2006, the right to privacy “counted for little” at the paper. Coulson, Miskiw, Thurlbeck and Weatherup were “distinguished journalists” who had no need to resort to