A stampede at a railway station in Allahabad killed at least 36 Hindu
pilgrims on Sunday, the busiest day of the world's largest religious
festival at which some 30 million had gathered to wash away their sins
in the sacred Ganges river.
This and That 4 Crafts: These automated speeding cameras and red-light cameras are all about public safety about as much as the sugared beverage tax in Cook County, IL is. It's all about money and nothing else. Politicians get called out when they try to grab money through taxes and fees, so their new game is to try it by being PC and saying it is for the welfare of the public. If they were truly interested in the welfare of the public they would invest money into programs to help the causes and would also reduce the taxes they collect and waste.