Priyanka Gandhi slams Uttar Pradesh govt, says state tops in number of murders committed in last three years
Citing data from NCRB, the Congress leader said that Uttar Pradesh sees 12 incidents of murders per day
SC verdict upholding Centre's amendments to SC/ST Atrocities Act restores law's original intent, corrects flawed 2018 judgment
The apex court's verdict of March 2018 on the Atrocities Act would have rendered a crucial legislation meant to protect the marginalised sections of society toothless.
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
'Self-employed category accounted for 9.8 percent of total suicide victims (13,149),' said the latest report by the NCRB
109 children sexually abused every day in India in 2018, says NCRB data; 22 percent jump in such cases from 2017
Highest number of child rapes were recorded in Maharashtra followed by Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu
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.
Hyderabad rape and murder: Need systematic approach, not mob-pleasing reactions to tackle sexual violence against women
The brutal gangrape and murder of a 27-year-old veterinarian in Hyderabad last Thursday has left the nation in a state of shock. As we are made to revisit the trauma of 2012 Delhi gangrape case, this could be an opportune moment to reassess where we are going wrong in tackling sexual violence and why the menace has gotten worse since the gruesome assault on the 23-year-old paramedic despite stringent laws and fast-track courts.
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.
India's facial recognition project's bidding deadline extended to Jan 2020; IFF awaiting NCRB's response on matter
The NCRB defended the facial recognition system saying that it will be used to identify missing people.
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.
Three years of demonetisation: Core problems note ban sought to address remain; pain outweighs gains
Digital payments spiked during the demonetisation and in the immediate months after that. Since then digital transactions have one up substantially, but so is the use of cash too.
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
Indian jails overcrowded, understaffed, reveals NCRB report; most prisoners are undertrials, over 70% of them haven't studied till Class 10
According to the report, at the end of 2017, 68.5 percent of the total prisoners in India were undertrials and 30.9 percent were convicts.
NCRB data 2017: Highest number of FIRs lodged in Uttar Pradesh; increase in crimes against women across country
With registration of over three lakh FIRs, Uttar Pradesh topped the crime list in the country, followed by Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala and Delhi
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
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.
'Beti Bachao only lip service': Congress accuses Centre, UP govt of insensitivity and apathy regarding child safety
Congress accused the BJP government of complete insensitivity and apathy towards children safety Saturday and said the Supreme Court has been forced to take suo motu notice of increasing child rape cases in the country.
Madhya Pradesh DGP VK Singh blames girls' 'independence' for rising 'fake kidnapping' cases in state
Data from the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) had revealed that Madhya Pradesh reported 6,016 cases of kidnapping and abduction of children in 2016.