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One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...ng the same period was 34.2 percent,” the report added. At the same time, the report said, road accidents in the country may have come down marginally by 0.02 percent during 2012 compared to 2011, but

More women personnel in Delhi police now

More women personnel in Delhi police now

.... According to the statistics of Delhi Police, the number of registered cases of crimes against women in 2014 increased to 71,523 from 33,797 in 2013

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)

...ccidental deaths rose 34.2 percent – Road accidents cases came down slightly by 0.02 percent in 2012 but rose 1.6 percent – Road accidents topped list of overall accidents with 35.2 percent – As many as 473,416

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

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

...the bribe offer by Lt.Gen. Tejinder Singh for clearing the trucks’ purchase file. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday filed a charge sheet against retired army officer Tejinder Singh following V.K. Singh’s allegation of

Child rights groups oppose Maneka’s statement, activists seek debate

Child rights groups oppose Maneka’s statement, activists seek debate

...ressing widespread consultations but child rights organisations completely opposed to the suggestion. Speaking in Chennai, Gandhi said: “We are changing the law and I am personally working on it to bring 16-year-olds into the purview.

Two human traffickers get four year jail term

Two human traffickers get four year jail term

...urpose of her commercial sexual exploitation. The CBI apprehended both the accused from Lajpat Nagar Bus Stand in south Delhi April 13, 2012 and rescued the victim. Vishwa is also facing trial in

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...hts Initiative. Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan, a sanitation campaign backed by the government, says on its website that in gram panchayat Katra Sadatganj of Badaun district, where the girls lived, toilets had been constructed under the campaign.

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

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

...2013 and again in 2014 – against trying juveniles by regular courts. Dismissing a slew of petitions filed in the wake of the Dec 16, 2012 gang-rape, a three-judge bench headed by then chief justice Altamas

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

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

...officers said these issues can be reported at the Delhi Police Juvenile Justice Unit. “We have taken this initiative to create awareness in society about issues of children protection. The objective is to create an aware

Securitymen attack rival Syedna’s sons in mausoleum

Securitymen attack rival Syedna’s sons in mausoleum

...roclaimed Dawoodi Bohra Syedna Khuzaima Qutbuddin when they were offering prayers at the Raudat Tahera mausoleum in south Mumbai Friday. According to a complaint with the J.J. police station and medical reports of Sir J.J.