ZERO TOLERANCE

  • Custodial violence a serious issue: Court July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: A court has observed that custodial violence in any form is a serious issue and the judiciary must exhibit zero tolerance for such offences. Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau made the observation while dealing a complaint regarding custodial violence in the Tihar jail premise which left under trial prisoner...
  • HP: Zero tolerance towards corruption, says Virbhadra May 3, 2013

    Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Thursday said the state would adopt zero tolerance towards corruption. "Anyone found involved in corruption, including government employees, would be dealt with strictly," the chief minister said while laying the foundation stone of a bridge on the Lander rivulet on the SohariChaksarai...
  • TMC suspends workers who heckled dancers January 2, 2013

    Kolkata: After being embarrassed, the Trinamool Congress has suspended the party workers who threw money at women dancers at its foundation day party on Tuesday. Party MP Derek O'Brien tweeted saying that the TMC disciplinary committee was meeting to take a call, and that expulsion was not ruled out. He also...
  • India declares 'zero tolerance' to Aussie sledging January 8, 2008

    Sydney: India's cricketers have decided to adopt a hardline approach to Australian sledging for the remainder of the series. According to sources close to the team management, the players believe the Australians are practicing double standards, and intend to make spinner Brad Hogg the first target of their zerotolerance approach to...
  • Mumbai moves on right tracks, accidents reduce December 30, 2007

    Mumbai: The city seems to be on the right track on at least one trend. Road accidents are down by a third this year. In January, there were about nine accidents everyday, however, by November, the figure was down by a third and in the month of July the...