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Ask authorities to revist law on rash driving, SC tells AG

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it hoped the Attorney General will impress upon authorities concerned to revisit the provisions of law pertaining to punishment for rash and negligent driving.

Drivers need to respect right of others using the road: Delhi court

A person is supposed to drive a vehicle on the correct side and respect the rights of others on the road, a Delhi court has observed while upholding the conviction of a man for rash driving.

Negligent driving: Delhi man acquitted as eyewitness fails to appear

A Delhi court has acquitted a van driver of the charges of negligent driving leading to the death of a person, saying the police failed to produce the only eyewitness of the incident.

CBI terms Gopinath Munde's death 'accidental', charges taxi driver for negligent driving

Six months after the death of Union Minister Gopinath Munde in a road accident, CBI on Thursday filed a charge sheet against taxi driver Gurvinder Singh for rash and negligent driving while ruling out any foul play.

Why no amendment brought in drunk driving cases, Bombay HC asks Centre

The Bombay High Court on Thursday granted four weeks time to the Union Government to respond to a petition seeking amendments in law to enhance punishment for offenders in drunk driving cases and more compensation to the accident victims.

DTC bus driver acquitted in negligence case

A Delhi court has set aside the conviction and 10-month jail term of a DTC bus driver held guilty for negligently driving and causing death of a passenger in 2001, saying the magisterial court had "overlooked" the contradictions in testimony of witness.

Road accident: Kin of deceased gets over Rs 58 L compensation

A Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) has awarded over Rs 58 lakh compensation to the family members of a 37-year-old man who died in a road accident due to "negligent driving" by a truck driver.

Nooriya has fair chance of succeeding in appeal: HC bail order

NRI beautician Nooriya convicted for rash and negligent driving has "a good chance" of succeeding in her appeal against conviction, Bombay HC said.