Driving through a National Highway in Uttar Pradesh can possibly turn to be your worst nightmare as the state accounts for the highest number of highway robberies and thefts across India.
New Delhi: Crime against children in cities like Delhi and Mumbai are disappointing and smart cities will not be a reality if the children are not safe, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju
New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stressed on the need for “stricter yardstick” on courts' sentencing policy in cases related to crime against women so as to act as a deterrent, saying punishment awarded to
Mumbai: Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today said his ministry was taking several steps to prevent crime against women in trains.“We have a real challenge before us. Security of women during their train journey is
New Delhi: Government proposes to amend the Juvenile Justice Act to address the complex issue of crimes committed by juveniles and pave the way for making adoption easier, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi said today.The proposed
New Delhi: People of Delhi now consider issues such as inflation, corruption and crimes against women as far more important than power supply problems, according to a study released today.As per the study titled ‘Perception
Guwahati: Crimes against women in six of the eight Northeastern states increased significantly in the last year compared to the year before as Assam led the list, although Manipur and Mizoram registered a downward trend.
Kolkata: The latest National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report that said incidents of crimes against women have dipped in West Bengal came as a respite for the state government facing flak over Trinamool Congress MP
New Delhi: The National Integration Council (NIC), which discussed ways to check communal violence, today condemned all forms of violence intended to disturb communal harmony and resolved to take immediate action against those involved in
Bhopal: All India Mahila Congress president Shobha Ojha on Wednesday accused Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj of adopting "double standards" on sexual crimes against women in the country. "There is a substantial
Mumbai: Mumbai Police crime branch officials today took all the five accused to the scene of crime in Shakti Mill compound in Mahalaxmi where a 23-year-old female photojournalist was gang raped on August 22. Police
New Delhi: Saddam Hussein is one of the all-time criminals, and even foes of the Bush administration policy on war with Iraq can agree that the tyrant richly deserves to rot in prison, or perhaps
Kolkata, June 22: Cutting across age and social status, members of civil society, rights groups and various women's fora took to the city streets Friday to take a united stand against the West Bengal government's
Raipur, Mar 22: The Chhattisgarh Assembly Thursday passed the Penal Code (Chhattisgarh Amendment) Bill 2013, seeking more stringent punishment for sexual crimes, including circulation of obscene MMS and SMS.While elaborating the provisions of the bill,
New Delhi, Dec 31: An anti-corruption group today wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh demanding the setting up of fast track courts for dealing with politicians and public representatives charged with heinous crimes such as