Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 5:23 AM

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

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

...i, June 17 ((Cnews)) Home Minister Rajnath Singh Tuesday reviewed the progress of restoration work following the 2013 natural disaster in Uttarakhand, a home ministry statement said. He reviewed the status in respect of the

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.

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

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

...6-year-olds commit rape because they know that under the Juvenile Justice Act they can get away with just a stay in a reform home and won’t get any deterrent punishment. But, not many 16-year-olds are actually

Red light-jumping cause most road accidents: Police

Red light-jumping cause most road accidents: Police

...sing at 6.20 a.m. though police did not confirm that officially. Munde died due to the impact. Shukla said that in many road accidents, seats belts have acted as protection. “Around 50 percent people’s life

Telangana moots cyber labs in all districts

Telangana moots cyber labs in all districts

...o Hyderabad,” the police official said at a conference on cyber security organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) here. He urged the IT industry to share with the police the latest tools for

Nepal’s ex-crown prince arrested in Thailand with marijuana

Nepal’s ex-crown prince arrested in Thailand with marijuana

...irlfriend. His three children — one son and two daughters — along with wife Himani have been staying in Kathmandu. His wife comes from a princely family in India and is involved in social activities. After

NBW against accused declared ‘dead’ by police

NBW against accused declared ‘dead’ by police

...al by Rajbir’s counsel against his conviction for murder by a trial court. During pendency of his appeal in court, soon after getting bail, the accused stopped appearing in court. Despite repeated summons,

Indian-origin doctor indicted for running illegal prescription racket

Indian-origin doctor indicted for running illegal prescription racket

...y later, the patient died of oxydone overdose. Mohanty, who served as hospital chief from June 2009 to February 2013, “rapidly and randomly increased the dosages” of patients’ drugs, and charged $250 in cash for each

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

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

...Ranchi and Jamshedpur (Jharkhand), and Asansol (West Bengal) did not witness a single crime against a children in the entire year. Jammu and Kashmir capital Srinagar recorded only one such case. All across the country,