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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...s among the several known people, including political leaders, who have died on Indian roads. The list includes former president Zail Singh, former central minister Rajesh Pilot, former Punjab finance minister Kanwaljit Singh, former Delhi chief

Railway officials arrested for leaking exam question papers

Railway officials arrested for leaking exam question papers

New Delhi, June 29 ((Cnews)) A chief vigilance inspector of south western railway and 14 other people were arrested in Bangalore for leaking the question papers for a recruitment exam for the railways, the CBI said Sunday.

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

...n the rise in the state in the last three years. The number of kidnappings 3,785 in 2011, increased to 3,812 in 2012 and 4,831 in 2013. The state has already recorded 3,261 abductions till

Student caught cheating in exam with bluetooth device

Student caught cheating in exam with bluetooth device

...device concealed in a seemingly innocuous wig. The mass of fake curly hair was worn by Mohd. Saif – the examinee – for two consecutive days of the examination schedule. However, his luck ran

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

...em 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, police said Sunday.

Medical student held in Madhya Pradesh exam scam

Medical student held in Madhya Pradesh exam scam

...year-old final year MBBS student has been arrested in connection with a scam related to medical college entrance examinations in Madhya Pradesh, police said Thursday. Santosh Chaurasia, who has a bounty of Rs.15,000 on his

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)

...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 –

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)

...of wildlife conservation NGO Aaranyak, there has been an increase in poaching of this endangered pachyderm since 2012. “In 2012, around 22 rhinos were killed in Assam and in 2013 the number increased to 41,” he

SC asks AIIMS to review Asaram’s medical reports

SC asks AIIMS to review Asaram’s medical reports

...he victim should not unduly delay the trial. The documents sought to be relied upon by Asaram are the admission form, and registration form submitted by her father in school when she took admission and the