One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...n perspective, almost half the equivalent population of some countries like Iceland or the Maldives is wiped out on Indian roads every year. As per the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), under the Ministry of Home

Custodial violence a serious issue: Court

Custodial violence a serious issue: Court

...ing that the jail authorities have not been bothered to bring the incident to the notice of this court and it is only that when the accused has been produced before this court today (Wednesday) that this

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

Criminal charges dropped against India-born killer mom in Canada

Criminal charges dropped against India-born killer mom in Canada

...Dec 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

Odisha orphanage under scanner over begging issue

Odisha orphanage under scanner over begging issue

...d them when they refused to beg. The orphanage has been operating illegally since 2010 at Kuio village, located on the outskirts of the district headquarters town of Angul, about 160 km from here, district social

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)

...hs 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 – Road accidents cases came down slightly by 0.02 percent in

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

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

...the Indian Army. “A.K. Antony, raksha mantri (defence minister), in his statement in parliament March 27, 2012, and the one recorded under Section 161 CrPC during investigation, has confirmed having been informed by Gen. V.K. Singh

Nurse says police asked her to settle issue with molestation accused

Nurse says police asked her to settle issue with molestation accused

Srinagar, June 7 ((Cnews)) A nurse who filed a molestation complaint against four senior officials of the Jammu and Kashmir health department Saturday alleged that police asked her to enter into a compromise with the accused.

Delhi gang-rape victim’s father unhappy with SC ruling

Delhi gang-rape victim’s father unhappy with SC ruling

New Delhi, July 14 ((Crime News):) The father of the Dec 16 Delhi gang-rape victim Monday said he was not happy with the Supreme Court’s decision to suspend the death sentence of two of the convicts.

Swamy writes to PM seeking CBI probe into Sunanda’s death (Roundup)

Swamy writes to PM seeking CBI probe into Sunanda’s death (Roundup)

...rdquo;. In his letter, he mentioned the post mortem report, which had stated that Pushkar had 12 major injuries on her body and forearm. Swamy said “it seemed like an injection” was administered to her.