Child rape

Kolkata child abuse case: School Principal sacked, classes to resume from Dec 7

Kolkata child abuse case: School Principal sacked, classes to resume from Dec 7

Amid massive protests by guardians of students over the alleged sexual assault of a four-year-old girl in the school, the G.D. Birla Centre for Education here on Wednesday "relieved the school`s principal of her duties" and announced that the classes would resume from Thursday, a guardians' forum member said.

Dec 06, 2017, 23:06 PM IST
'What's wrong with Delhi?' Women panel chief fumes over child rapes

'What's wrong with Delhi?' Women panel chief fumes over child rapes

DCW Chief Swati Maliwal said she was "fed up" with the increasing number of child rapes in the capital

Nov 07, 2017, 09:51 AM IST

Man, who sexually assaulting four children including 5-yr-old son, could face 300 years in jail

A man living in California, charged with sexually assaulting at least four children including a five-year-old, could face 300 years in prison, a report said on Wednesday.

Jul 12, 2017, 15:09 PM IST
Four-year-old gang-raped, brutally murdered in Mumbai; three arrested

Four-year-old gang-raped, brutally murdered in Mumbai; three arrested

In an another shocking incident, a four-year-old girl was gang-raped and then brutally murdered in the outskirts of Mumbai. 

Jan 15, 2017, 12:22 PM IST
Harbhajan Singh shocked by horrific west Delhi child rape, calls for strict action

Harbhajan Singh shocked by horrific west Delhi child rape, calls for strict action

Only yesterday, Harbhajan and his wife Geeta Barsa revealed the name of their newly-born daughter.

Sep 04, 2016, 21:23 PM IST

Kabul to probe child sex slavery fuelling insider attacks

Child sex abuse is deeply entrenched in Uruzgan, where police commanders, judges, government officials and survivors of such attacks told AFP that the Taliban are recruiting 'bacha bazi' victims to attack their abusers

Jun 28, 2016, 12:32 PM IST
4-year-old minor sexually assaulted at Bengaluru summer camp

4-year-old minor sexually assaulted at Bengaluru summer camp

A four-year-old minor boy was sexually assaulted at a summer camp in the IT City, according to reports. 

May 07, 2016, 16:10 PM IST
Rapist blames 4-year-old girl for rape, says 'she approached me'

Rapist blames 4-year-old girl for rape, says 'she approached me'

At a time when a juvenile has been set free in the infamous rape case in Delhi, a minor is being blamed for getting raped in Hyderabad.

Dec 18, 2015, 17:11 PM IST

Madras High Court recommends castration for child rape, says present law 'ineffective'

Justice N. Kirubakaran, in a recent order against a British national, made the recommendation to the Centre saying that castration would achieve “magical results” in preventing child abuse.

Oct 27, 2015, 03:20 AM IST
Child rapists must be castrated: Madras HC to Centre

Child rapists must be castrated: Madras HC to Centre

In an interesting order, Madras High Court has suggested castration as punishment for child rapists.

Oct 26, 2015, 09:50 AM IST

Hollande vows no mercy if troops guilty of Central Africa child rape

President Francois Hollande on Thursday vowed to "show no mercy" if French peacekeepers in Central African Republic were found guilty of raping hungry children in exchange for food.

Apr 30, 2015, 23:12 PM IST

Child rapist, murderer executed in Pakistan

 A prisoner convicted of raping and killing an eight-year-old girl in Pakistan was hanged to death on Wednesday morning, media reported.

Apr 29, 2015, 08:41 AM IST

Bangalore horror: `Arrested accused`s laptop contains video of children being raped`

A 31-year-old skating instructor at a public school here, hailing from Bihar, was arrested on Sunday in connection with the alleged rape of a six-year-old student, six days after the incident came to light triggering public outrage.

Jul 20, 2014, 21:58 PM IST

Chinese official`s jail term for child rape enhanced

A former county official`s sentence was enhanced to eight years in prison, three years more than the sentence awarded to him previously, for the rape of a four-year-old girl.

Dec 06, 2013, 17:18 PM IST

Seven-year-old child raped in Bihar

A seven-year-old child was raped in Bihar`s Nawada district by a youth, who was later arrested, police said Sunday.

May 05, 2013, 13:54 PM IST

Minor girl `raped` in Seoni?

Another incident of suspected sexual assault involving a minor girl has come to the light in Seoni district, police said on Tuesday.

Apr 24, 2013, 00:06 AM IST

Outrage in RS over child rape; members demand death penalty

Expressing outrage over gruesome rape of a five-year-old girl, members of Parliament came together to press for stern action including death penalty.

Apr 22, 2013, 21:29 PM IST

Tirath for making beat policemen responsible for crime

Collective efforts should be made to prevent heinous incidents like child rape and beat police- men should be held responsible for such crimes in their areas, Women and Child Welfare Minister Krishna Tirath said.

Apr 22, 2013, 15:42 PM IST

`336 percent jump in child rapes in a decade`

A report by rights group Asian Centre for Human Rights shows there has been an increase of 336 percent in cases of child rapes from 2001-11.

Apr 20, 2013, 21:28 PM IST

115 child rape cases registered within 59 days in Odisha

At least 115 child rape cases have been registered in 59 days, the month of January and February this year, in Odisha, the state assembly was informed today.

Mar 14, 2013, 20:59 PM IST