Three held for two minors' gang-rape in Bihar

Three suspects were detained in connection with the gang-rape of two minor cousins in Bihar's Rohtas district, police said on Thursday.

Pakistan hangs Christian man `tortured` into confessing murder at 15
Pakistan hangs Christian man `tortured` into confessing murder at 15

 Pakistan on Wednesday executed a man who rights groups say was tortured into confessing to a murder committed more than two decades ago, when he was still a minor, prison officials said.

Marriage between two minors prevented

The scheduled marriage between two minors at Thondamuthur area was prevented with the timely intervention of officials of various departments.

Actress alleges molestation in Bhopal hotel

A Bollywood actress has alleged she was molested at her hotel room here in the wee hours on May 1.

Minor raped by cousin brother in Faridabad

A 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her cousin brother in Sarai Khwaja area here, police said today.

Minor gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh's Bisva

A 13-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped when she went to collect fodder from a field near her house in Bisva area.

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.