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DNA: Analysing the various causes of road accidents in India

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Bizarre or Insane? In China, drivers make sure victims are dead in road accidents - Know why

Bizarre or Insane? In China, drivers make sure victims are dead in road accidents - Know why

There is an interesting answer to this practice, which has reportedly become a tradition now.

NHRC issues notice over electrocution of Delhi girl leading to amputation of hands

 The NHRC has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report that both the hands of a ten-year-old girl had to be amputated at Delhi`s Safdarjung Hospital following severe burn injuries due to shock from a high voltage.

Five killed as seaplane crashes into Shanghai bridge

Five people died on Wednesday when a seaplane they were travelling in crashed into a bridge in Shanghai on its maiden flight to an offshore island, the government said.

Maneka Gandhi for sensors on footboard of buses to prevent accidents

Union Women and Child Development minister Maneka Gandhi on Wednesday suggested installation of sensors on the footboard of the buses to prevent women and children meeting accidents while boarding or deboarding the vehicle.

Two minors among 3 killed in road mishap

Three persons including two minors, were killed and as many injured after the van in which they were travelling overturned and fell into a deep ditch on Delhi-Haridwar highway here, police said on Monday.

6 killed in UP road accident

Six people were killed and over 40 injured in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh.

German Bakery blast: Maha Govt. challenges Bombay HC order in SC

German Bakery blast: Maha Govt. challenges Bombay HC order in SC

The Maharashtra Government filed a Special Leave Petition in the SC challenging the Bombay High Court`s order of reducing the death sentence of Mirza Himayat Baig, the only convict in the 2010 German Bakery blast.

Soon, parents may be punished if minor children caught driving

Soon, parents may be punished if minor children caught driving

As incidents of minors involved in road accidents rising, the government is contemplating to bring a proposal, which would ensure punishment for parents of children who are caught driving.

Married kin cannot be deprived of accident compensation: Madras HC

The Madras High Court on Friday held that excluding married daughters and siblings of those who succumb in motor accidents from claiming compensation for the death would be against the object of the Motor Vehicles Act.

Supreme Court to pass order on road safety

The apex court had in 2014 appointed a three-member committee to monitor steps taken by the Centre and state governments to ensure road safety.

Accidents cost India Rs.1.7 lakh crore losses annually

India loses $35 billion each year in road accidents, which is slightly less than the nation's defence budget, a road safety expert said here on Thursday.

401 deaths in 10 months on Mumbai local train!

Know how Mumbai Local Trains have become a death trap for commuters

Noida expressway or the highway of death?

In spite of the many camera's fixed on the Noida expressway to challan those vehicles violating traffic rules, accidents continue to take place.

'One-third road deaths occur on national highways'

Commuting on highways greatly raises the risk of accidents and deaths compared to city roads, according to the latest data.

Why people, including farmers, commit suicide in India?

The issue of farmers' suicide has been jolting the country's conscience for years and for the first time the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) has collected detailed data in this regard.

Car hits five policemen in Delhi

 Five policemen were injured in early hours of Monday when a car hit them near Civil Lines area in the national capital, police said.

15 dead, 19 injured in Peru bus crash

At least 15 people were killed and 19 others injured on Wednesday when a bus tumbled 700 metres down the side of a mountain in central Peru`s Ancash region, authorities said.

10 killed in West Bengal accidents

At least 10 people were killed and 38 others injured on Friday in two different road accidents in West Bengal`s Purulia and Jalpaiguri districts, police said.

Four people killed in separate incidents in UP

Four people, including two youths, a 3-year-old girl and a farmer, were allegedly killed in separate incidents here, police said on Friday.