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World Patient Safety Day: Making patient safety a global health priority

The purpose of World Patient Safety Day is to promote patient safety by increasing public awareness and engagement, enhancing global understanding and working towards global solidarity and action.

Delhi, Mumbai fare poorly in 2017 global safe cities index

This is the second such report brought out by The Economist Intelligence Unit, the first was released in 2015. For the latest report, 10 new cities were added.


Uber rolls out 'realtime ID check' in India for rider safety

Uber is rolling out a 'realtime ID check' feature to ensure the driver using the app matches the account registered with the ride-hailing platform.

Hardlook: ‘Touting is an open secret in Delhi’

Last Saturday, the terminal was teeming with people, policemen armed with walkie-talkies, friends, relatives and vehicles.

Over 30% Mumbaikars feel unsafe in city: Study

The study by NGO Praja also says there has been a slight rise in conviction rates in serious crimes.

Shortage of railway policemen to guard women compartments

Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil says the Union Railway Minister has been informed about it.


At car and bike rally organised by Chandigarh Police,visitors pledge to abide by law,ensure women’s safety

Chandigarh Police organised a car and bike rally on Sunday to focus on traffic rules and safety

On day one of campaign,Mamata lists welfare steps taken for women

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today recounted the measures taken by her government to ensure both social and economic safety of women.

Submit plan to ensure safety of commuters,HC tells Delhi Metro

Unimpressed by the Delhi Metro’s argument that it cannot prevent accidents on platforms if commuters are negligent or want to commit suicide by jumping on tracks,the Delhi High Court has ordered that the safety systems at Metro stations be improved.

Pak not capable of keeping n-arms safe: top nuclear physicist

Pakistan’s establishment lacks the ability to keep its nuclear weapons safe,says one of the country’s top nuclear experts.

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Pampore encounter: Fire breaks out at EDI building

Pampore (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 21 (ANI): A fire broke out at the Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI) building in Jammu and Kashmir's Pampore area, from where nearly 100 people had been evacuated to safety following an encounter between security forces and terrorists. An Army Captain was among two army personnel who lost their lives on Sunday, taking the death toll to five in the two-day operation. According to police officials, the operation might be prolonged as militants seem to be heavily armed.

Things have changed after Mumbai attacks: Navy chief

Vizag (AP), Feb 08 (ANI): Navy Chief R K Dhowan on Monday assured the country that sailors stay alert and awake on the International water boundaries so that people of the country can sleep peacefully. Speaking about the Mumbai terror attacks, Dhowan said that there have been a lot of changes after 2008 to ensure the safety of the citizens. He added that adequate measure have been taken to mark the identity of fishermen of every state departing from their ports to earn their livelihood without any problem.