The petitioner, advocate CR Jaya Sukin, cited NCRB and NHRC data in his plea. However, the Bench dismissed his claims and said a 'heavy fine will be imposed if he continues his arguments'
Stuck in a maze of caste, cops and laws, women's security in Uttar Pradesh has been a farce under successive state govts
National Crime Record Bureau’s Crime in India 2019 report stated that crimes against women rose by 7.3 percent as compared to 2018. The state also had the highest number of crimes against girl children, the most dowry cases and the second highest number of rapes against Dalit women.
Survivors of sex-trafficking in Hyderabad, Delhi, Kolkata show how women sold off as slaves are helping others caught in same web
According to the statistics of the Ministry of Women and Child Development, 19,223 women and children were trafficked in 2016 alone
NCRB stats over past 3 years 'unusable', women are single largest exclusion in India's farmer suicides data: P Sainath
Tens of thousands of women get excluded from the farmer suicides data in the country just because they are never considered as farmers, senior journalist-cum-agriculture expert P Sainath said on Friday
Delhi Police needs urgent steps to strenghten ties, regain faith of citizens; filling up vacancies key for quick probes, disposal of cases
The survey results show that of the total households surveyed in Delhi, 10 percent respondents witnessed crimes in the city, of which 57 percent did not report it to the police.
Accidents, suicides claim 2,200 CAPF personnel between 2014 to 2018, shows National Crime Records Bureau data
As many as 2,200 Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) personnel died in accidents and suicides in a span of five years from 2014 to 2018, with the annual figures of such casualties coming down in recent years
'Self-employed category accounted for 9.8 percent of total suicide victims (13,149),' said the latest report by the NCRB
Daily wage earners, housewives comprised 40% of suicide victims in 2018, shows NCRB data; fewer farmers ended lives as compared to 2016
Of the 1,34,516 suicide victims in 2018, 26,589 were daily wagers (22.4 percent) and 22,937 were housewives (17.1 percent), data from the NCRB, the agency responsible for collecting and analysing crime data, revealed.
Sustainable, climate-resilient, organic agriculture is allowing more and more women in Marathwada to feed their families and make money.
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women 2019: PTSD in rape and domestic violence victims
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder caused by directly experiencing or witnessing very stressful, terrifying or distressing events.
NCRB 2016 data: Delayed NCRB report, added categories don't take away from grim reality of farmer suicides
The death of so many farmers in the country, now close to 3.5 lakh, has not led to radical policy changes to revitalise the agriculture sector. The farmer is once again caught in the grip of uncertain rains and debt, with little hope on the horizon. And the suicides continue, even if the NCRB introduces new categories and delays its own reports.
NCRB data shows long-drawn out trials and low conviction rates the norm; criminal justice system crying out for reform
Data from the recently released NCRB report shows a criminal justice system that is in serious need of repair.
Gangsters, smugglers accounted for 99.9% explosives seized in 2017; terrorists, Naxals and insurgents just 0.1%, reveals NCRB report
Of the total explosives seized across the country in 2017, less than 0.1 percent was recovered from terrorists, Naxals and other insurgent groups, while gangsters and smugglers accounted for over 99 percent seizures, according to the latest data released by NCRB
NCRB data 2017: Absence of specificity about atrocities against disabled women further invisibilises them
The absence of concrete and categorised data of crimes against women with disabilities in the latest NCRB report puts inclusion efforts one step back. This at a time when stigma associated with disability and sexuality and the lack of legal literacy makes the chances of a crime being reported even bleaker
Shameful that UP tops in cases of crime against women, says Priyanka Gandhi after NCRB releases 2017 crime report
Congress' Priyanka Gandhi urged the Yogi Adityanath government to 'do something' after NCRB's 2017 crime report placed Uttar Pradesh at the top in crimes against women with the state registering 56,001 such cases
Mohan Bhagwat's views on lynching reflect both his analysis of the problem, as well, as his prescription for a solution. What has rightly received criticism is his analysis.
Yogi Adityanath tells News18 UP law and order 'best in last 15 years': State has history of misinterpreting data
If we look at cases of hate crime, as per Hate Crime Watch, Uttar Pradesh reported the most number of hate crimes in 2018 since 2009. This is in complete contradiction to what Adityanath appears to be claiming.
In Rajasthan, Congress faces farmers' ire over delay in loan waivers; risks conceding ground to BJP earned in 2018
Every five years then, anger and frustration determine Rajasthan’s voting behaviour–the incumbent is voted out, the Opposition is voted in.
NCRB's silence on farmer suicides: RTI reply reveals why organisation has not released data since 2016
The number of farmer suicides is the tip of the iceberg of an agricultural crisis, and by not making “uncomfortable” figures public under various pretexts, the government is doing a disservice to itself and to the public at large
Approximately 75,000 students have committed suicide in India between 2007 and 2016. According to the last official annual report of Accidental Deaths and Suicides by the National Crime Records Bureau released in 2015, one student commits suicide every hour in the country.