National Crime Records Bureau

  • NGO demands for 'Ministry of Men's Welfare' 17-11-2013 05:25 PM

    With a large number of men falling victim to "gender-biased laws", an organisation fighting for "male rights" demanded on Sunday that a "Ministry of Men's Welfare" be set up to look into long neglected issues that affect them. Quoting National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data, men's rights organisation Hridaya said...
  • Crime map of India 17-10-2013 06:59 AM

    Often statistics tell a different story from what we perceive and this crime map of India is an example. While statistics may not necessarily be able to tell the whole truth, but they do give an insight into aspects that would have been otherwise overlooked. The crime statistics available with...
  • Cases of married men committing suicide on the rise: Report 03-10-2013 12:12 PM

    Kolkata: Every nine minutes a married man commits suicide in India due to alleged misuse of section 498a of IPC against them, taking the toll to around a whopping 64,000 every year, says a report. "National Crime Records Bureau statistics reveal more incidences of suicide by married men than by...
  • Every hour an Indian woman dies over dowry: Report 01-09-2013 07:33 PM

    New Delhi:One woman dies every hour due to dowry related reasons on an average in the country, which has seen a steady rise in such cases between 2007 and 2011, according to official data. National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) figures state that 8,233 dowry deaths were reported in 2012 from...
  • Kolkata 3rd most unsafe city preceded by Delhi, Bangalore: Crime data 12-06-2013 01:42 PM

    Kolkata: New data with the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) shows West Bengal has the highest incidence of crimes against women. The data shows that 30,942 incidents of crime against women were reported in the state - the highest in the country. According to the data, Kolkata is the third...
  • 'Rape map' of India 04-01-2013 04:55 PM

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  • 'Most abandoned, abused children in Maharashtra' 11-11-2011 08:57 AM

    Mumbai: The Supreme Court may have said our children are our greatest national asset, but these abandoned children at a child protection home in Mumbai tell a different story. Superintendent, Bal Asha Trust Madhavi Karandikar said, "Many of them are brought from different parts of the country, or just come...
  • Bangalore is the suicide capital of India: Report 27-10-2011 05:33 PM

    New Delhi: India's Silicon Valley Bangalore is by far the suicide capital of the country with 1,778 cases reported, according to the crime statistics for 2010 published by the National Crime Records Bureau. The figures show that 70 per cent of those who commit suicide in the country are married...
  • No fingerprint records of Dawood with Maha Police 20-06-2011 12:02 AM

    Gwalior: Maharashtra Police has no records of India's most wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's fingerprints, despite the fact that he was in its custody several times in the past, a top police officer has said. "Though Dawood Ibrahim was in the custody of Maharashtra Police number of times, it doesn't...
  • Castration for rapist? Many women don't agree 04-05-2011 12:56 PM

    New Delhi: The capital reported 489 cases of rape last year and the figure for Mumbai was 189. Little surprise then that a court's suggestion of surgical and chemical castration for rapists has found favour with some Indian women. However, there are just as many who feel it will not...
  • 63,000 complaints against cops and number rising 10-06-2008 10:06 PM

    Johannesburg: Former South Africa captain Ali Bacher has lauded Graeme Smith, terming the present Proteas’ skipper as the strongest on-side player he has ever witnessed. [Smith is] a fiercely strong on-side player, probably the strongest on-side player I have ever seen. [He] couples this with a penchant for often playing...
  • Delhi stays crime capital, UP tops in violence 01-01-2008 04:37 PM

    Chittagong: In a must-win match against the Netherlands at Chittagong on Monday, Bangladesh skipper Shakib Al Hasan elected to go in with Shahriar Nafees and Suhrawadi Shuvo in place of Raqibul Hasan and Naeem Islam. The Dutch skikpper Peter Borren - who won the toss and decided to bat first...
  • Mulayam's UP tops crime chart 05-01-2007 01:54 AM

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  • Dalit oppression, a dark reality 12-11-2006 04:22 PM

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