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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

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

Delhi Police’s Aizawl in Manipur howler, then correction

Delhi Police’s Aizawl in Manipur howler, then correction

New Delhi, Oct 17 (Crime News) Delhi Police were left red-faced Friday after issuing a press release over the murder of a woman in which it was mentioned that she hailed from Aizawl and said the town

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

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 –

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

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

Former Israeli PM on trial again for corruption

Former Israeli PM on trial again for corruption

Jerusalem, Sep 3 (Crime News): Israel’s former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert appeared before a Jerusalem court Tuesday after the state prosecution reopened a corruption case against him. Olmert was acquitted in what came to be

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

New Delhi, July 3 ((Crime News):) Over 100,000 people commit suicides in India every year on an average. The number of suicides in the past decade has recorded an increase of 21.6 percent, said a government report.

Even cops in each home can’t prevent rapes: Maharashtra minister

Even cops in each home can’t prevent rapes: Maharashtra minister

...omen. On the growing incidents of chain-snatching, especially in urban centres like Mumbai, the government will form a special squad of 200 women commandos within a month to deal with chain snatchers. The minister’s assurances