DATA STORIES

275 cases of rape in custody registered from 2017-22: NCRB data
275 cases of rape in custody registered from 2017-22: NCRB data

275 cases of rape from 2017-22 recorded, offenders are police personnel, public servants, members of armed forces and jail staff

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 26 Feb 2024 10:30 AM GMT


Monthly household consumer spending more than doubled in last decade
Monthly household consumer spending more than doubled in last decade

As per the survey, the average MPCE at current prices (without imputation) more than doubled to Rs 6,459 in urban areas in 2022-23 from Rs 2,630 in...

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 25 Feb 2024 11:17 AM GMT


36 per cent Rajya Sabha candidates declared criminal cases against themselves: ADR
36 per cent Rajya Sabha candidates declared criminal cases against themselves: ADR

The analysis found that 36 per cent of the scrutinised candidates have declared criminal cases against themselves

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 24 Feb 2024 9:56 AM GMT


Job after study crucial for women, not marriage, say youths: UNICEF survey
Job after study crucial for women, not marriage, say youths: UNICEF survey

24,000 respondents aged 18-29 across India of which 75 per cent of them said that job was more important than marriage

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 21 Feb 2024 3:27 AM GMT


Electoral bonds worth over Rs 16K cr sold so far; BJP got in excess of Rs 6.5K cr till last fiscal
Electoral bonds worth over Rs 16K cr sold so far; BJP got in excess of Rs 6.5K cr till last fiscal

The BJP replaced Congress as the country's richest party since the last year of UPA-II

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 15 Feb 2024 11:06 AM GMT


4.4 lakh fake HP ink toners, cartridges seized in 2023; Mumbai leads in confiscations
4.4 lakh fake HP ink toners, cartridges seized in 2023; Mumbai leads in confiscations

The majority of these operations occurred in Mumbai, where over one lakh illicit items were confiscated.

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 14 Feb 2024 1:11 AM GMT


17th Lok Sabha: Asaduddin Owaisi, Imtiaz Jaleel, N K Premachandran ask highest questions
17th Lok Sabha: Asaduddin Owaisi, Imtiaz Jaleel, N K Premachandran ask highest questions

17th Lok Sabha (LS) held 274 sittings which is the lowest in parliamentary history

By Kaniza Garari  Published on 12 Feb 2024 6:38 AM GMT


80% of organ transplants between 1995 and 2021 were on men: Govt data
80% of organ transplants between 1995 and 2021 were on men: Govt data

More than 80 per cent of the total 36,640 transplants from dead and living donors between 1995 and 2021 were performed on men says government

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 12 Feb 2024 3:40 AM GMT


Rolls to Polls: 96.88 crore voters registered for 2024 elections; more women enrol than men
Rolls to Polls: 96.88 crore voters registered for 2024 elections; more women enrol than men

An increase of 6 per cent registered voters from the last-held general elections in 2019

By Sulogna Mehta  Published on 10 Feb 2024 9:07 AM GMT


Data: Telangana has 3.30 Cr voters after revision; over 5 lakh deletions done
Data: Telangana has 3.30 Cr voters after revision; over 5 lakh deletions done

The gender ratio in the 18 to 19 age group has improved from 754 to 791

By Sulogna Mehta  Published on 8 Feb 2024 2:05 PM GMT


From 387 to 706: Number of medical colleges in India up by 82% since 2014
From 387 to 706: Number of medical colleges in India up by 82% since 2014

The data was provided by the union health minister in response to a query about the status of medical colleges

By Sulogna Mehta  Published on 6 Feb 2024 4:59 AM GMT


Data: Crackdown on drugs in Telangana 2023 puts spurious drugs detection at 1.73%; up from 2022
Data: Crackdown on drugs in Telangana 2023 puts spurious drugs detection at 1.73%; up from 2022

The number of samples tested had also increased during the period from 3,209 in 2022 to 4,552 in 2023

By Sulogna Mehta  Published on 26 Jan 2024 1:17 PM GMT


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