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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...al deaths has shown an increasing trend during the period 2003-2012 with an increase of 51.8 percent in the year 2012 as compared to 2002,” the bureau said in its report “Accidental Deaths and Suicides in India

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

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

...atra HMVs (High Mobility Vehicles) for the army. The CBI filed a case against Lt.Gen. Tejinder Singh in October 2012 under Section 12 of the Prevention of Corruption Act. On the basis of Gen. V.K.

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 (IANS Special)

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

...ions,” an officer told (Crime News):. “The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012 came into force in November 2012 for the protection of children. The Act defines all types of sexual abuses against

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

New Delhi, June 4 ((Cnews)) The two teenage girls who were raped and hanged from the village mango tree in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district last week had gone to relieve themselves in the field, highlighting the sore

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

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

Union Minister for Women and Child Development Menaka Gandhi’s suggestion to lower the lower the juvenile age from 18 years to 16 so that those accused of heinous crimes such as rape can be punished instead of

Criminal charges dropped against India-born killer mom in Canada

Criminal charges dropped against India-born killer mom in Canada

...23, 2011. Patel was arrested and charged with the second degree murder of her daughter, Trishna Shankar in Jan 2012. Patel was later interrogated by police and admitted to suffocating her baby to death with

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

More child abuse cases in Australia: Report

More child abuse cases in Australia: Report

...ct and emotional abuse were the most common primary types of abuse, reported Xinhua. “Between 2010-11 and 2012-13, there was a 29 percent increase in the number of children who were the subject of substantiations, rising

Tatra case: CBI files chargesheet against Lt. Gen. Tejinder Singh

Tatra case: CBI files chargesheet against Lt. Gen. Tejinder Singh

New Delhi, July 15 ((Crime News):) The CBI Tuesday filed a chargesheet against retired army officer Lt. Gen. Tejinder Singh for alleged irregularities in the import of heavy-duty Tatra trucks for the Indian Army. The