Teenager rapes eight-year-old in Agra

A teenager has been arrested for allegedly raping an eight-year-old girl who had ventured to graze goats, police said on Tuesday.

Ranchi: Former Congress minister accused of sexually assaulting minor

Former Congress Minister Mannan Mallick accused of sexually assaulting a minor, who worked as help at home.

Minor raped by cop in Chhattisgarh

 A minor girl was allegedly raped by a policeman here on the pretext of marrying her, police said today.

Molestation case: Man freed after minor resiles from statement in Delhi

 A man has been acquitted of the charge of molesting a 15-year-old girl by a Delhi court after the victim resiled from her statement and pleaded that the proceedings against him be dropped.

Five killed in ferry capsize in Bangladesh

At least five persons, including a minor, were killed on Friday when an overloaded ferry carrying 200 passengers, mostly devotees, capsized in a river in Bangladesh, in the latest maritime tragedy to hit the country.

Chinese man executed for rape of minor

A man in northeast China`s Heilongjiang province was executed Friday for the rape and murder of a 16-year-old girl, in collusion with his pregnant wife.

Delhi youth gets life term for committing unnatural offence on minor

A youth has been awarded life term for committing aggravated penetrative sexual assault on a six-year-old boy by a court, which noted that children are a "supremely important national asset" and the future of a nation depends on how they grow and develop.

Occultists, parents held for attempting to kill minor in Maharashtra

Five persons, including two occultists, were arrested for allegedly attempting to kill a minor girl and involving in witchcraft activities during a treasure hunt bid in Maharashtra's Nashik district, police said on Tuesday.

Six-year-old girl raped, murdered in Uttar Pradesh

A six-year-old girl was allegedly raped and strangulated to death in Baddapur village in Maholi area here, police said.

Abducted UP trader's minor son rescued

Abducted UP trader's minor son rescued

Faizabad: An 11-year-old son of a local trader was today rescued, a day after he was allegedly abducted from Ayodhya town of the district, police said.

Woman kills self, 4 minor children after tiff with husband in Bulandshahr

A 35-year-old woman immolated herself, along with her four minor children, at Khuryawali village in Arniya area of the district following a tiff with her husband on Friday.

Minor girl raped by neighbour in Uttar Pradesh

An 11-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour in Shikhobad area, police said on Tuesday.

Increase in amount of death gratuity to minor: Govt

A minor can now get a maximum of Rs 1.5 lakh or 20 per cent of death gratuity, whichever is less, through his or her guardian as against the earlier limit of Rs 10,000, the government has said.

Indian man jailed for molesting minor in Bahrain

A 31-year-old Indian man has been jailed for three years for molesting a minor girl in Bahrain.

Sexual assault of minor: Clashes between police, school authorities in Gorakhpur

Police and school authorities clashed on Saturday after a four-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted at her school here.

64-yr-old man held for allegedly raping minor relative in Goa

A 64-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping his minor niece in South Goa district, the police said today.

Minor gang-raped in UP

A 13-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by four persons in Jareefnagar area here, following which two of them have been arrested, police said on Saturday.

Minor gang-raped by five people in Delhi

A 16-year-old girl was gang-raped by five people at knife point, police said Thursday. Three of the accused, including two juveniles, have been nabbed.

Four-year-old girl raped by father`s acquaintance in Kanpur

A four-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her father`s acquaintance in Nawabganj area in Kanpur, police said.

Minor raped while sleeping on terrace of house in Delhi

A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour when she was sleeping at her home`s terrace in south Delhi Tuesday night, police said.