Tag: National Crime Records Bureau

Arrests under sedition charges rise but conviction falls to 3%

NEW DELHI: Arrest of Disha Ravi, a 21-year-old green activist from Bengaluru, by Delhi Police on Saturday brings into focus a spike in state and...

Centre to brief parliamentary panel headed by Congress leader Anand Sharma

The Centre will brief the parliamentary panel headed by Congress leader Anand Sharma on Tuesday on the measures taken for safety of women and children,...

Comparison of Hathras, Baran cases ‘totally unfair’: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

JAIPUR: Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday accused the BJP of using the incident of the alleged rape of two minor sisters from Rajasthan‘s Baran...

Conviction rate for crimes under IPC improved marginally in 2019 | India News

NEW DELHI: The all-India chargesheeting rate for crimes under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) that were investigated in 2019 was 67.2%, a slight dip from...

NCRB road death figures differ from transport ministry’s numbers in key states | India News

NEW DELHI: India will achieve 50% reduction in road fatalities by 2025 confidence on halving road accident deaths from about 1.5 lakh per annum by...

Home ministry wants exclusive internal security fund to beef up surveillance capability

The home ministry has asked the Fifteenth Finance Commission (FFC) to create a National Internal Security Fund (NISF) with an initial corpus of Rs 50,000...

83% of road fatalities due to speeding, rash driving: NCRB | India News

NEW DELHI: Over 80% of fatalities in road accidents in India happened due to speeding and dangerous or careless driving, a comparative analysis of National...

48 accidental deaths every hour in 2019: NCRB | India News

NEW DELHI: India registered 48 accidental deaths every hour last year, which was marginally higher than 2018, according to the latest report of the National...

Avg 381 suicides daily in India in 2019; 50 pc cases from just 5 states: NCRB | India News

NEW DELHI: India reported an average 381 deaths by suicide daily in 2019, totalling 1,39,123 fatalities over the year, according to the latest National Crime...

Indian jails remained overcrowded and under-staffed in 2019: NCRB data | India News

NEW DELHI: Jails across India remained overcrowded in 2019 with these facilities lodging 4.78 lakh prisoners against the actual capacity of 4.03 lakh, reveals the...

Reach out to those in need, say mental health experts | India News

MUMBAI: India’s mental health statistics have a severely depressing ring to them. The National Crime Records Bureau’s reports stated that over 300 Indians commit suicide...