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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

`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.

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.

Odisha registers 115 child rape cases within 59 days

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 on Thursday.

Youth gets 10 years in jail for raping minor girl

The case dates back to May 03, 2010, when Rajesh lured a seven-year-old girl to a secluded place and raped her.

Uttar Pradesh tops list of child rape cases

Uttar Pradesh tops the list of
States and Union Territories with the highest number of 900
child rape cases in 2008 followed by Madhya Pradesh and

‘Who is a child?’ Centre to examine definition

The Centre today told the
Supreme Court that it was examining the issue of removing the
anomalies in the definition of a child in various existing
laws which were coming in way of checking the menace of child