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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...12 compared to 2011, but the casualties have increased by 1.6 percent. Among the causes of accidental deaths in 2012, road accidents topped the list with 35.2 percent, while rail-road accounted for 7.4 percent of the

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

More school children dying in road accidents in India

More school children dying in road accidents in India

New Delhi, July 25 ((Crime News):) India not only has the dubious distinction of having one of the worst road accident records in the world, but that these are taking more and more young lives, particularly 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 –

Pistorius sentenced to five years in jail for girlfriend’s death (Roundup)

Pistorius sentenced to five years in jail for girlfriend’s death (Roundup)

Pretoria, Oct 21 (Crime News) South African athlete Oscar Pistorius Tuesday arrived at Pretoria’s Kgosi Mampuru prison, after he was handed a five-year jail sentence for killing his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp. The 27-year-old amputee

French diplomat accused of raping daughter approaches Modi

French diplomat accused of raping daughter approaches Modi

New Delhi, Aug 16 (Crime News): French consular official Pascal Mazurier, accused of sexually abusing his minor daughter, has approached Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for speedy justice. In a missive to Modi, the diplomat,

Islamic State ‘committed war crimes’, says UN probe

Islamic State ‘committed war crimes’, says UN probe

...uo; in areas run by IS, one of the militant groups fighting against the Syrian government. The findings are the result of six months of interviews and evidence collected between January and July this year as

Pistorius’s 5-year jail satisfies slain girlfriend’s kin

Pistorius’s 5-year jail satisfies slain girlfriend’s kin

Pretoria, Oct 21 (Crime News) The family of slain model Reeva Steenkamp Tuesday welcomed the sentencing of South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius to up to five years in jail for the death of their daughter.

Girls below 18 victims in most Delhi rapes

Girls below 18 victims in most Delhi rapes

New Delhi, July 14 ((Crime News):) Girls below 18 years of age have been the victims in most of the rape cases in the national capital and the majority of such cases have happened in residences or