POCSO

Auto driver tries to abduct, molest two sisters; booked

According to the complaint, one of the sisters aged 13 was along with her elder sister (16), came to a hotel where their mother was working, to meet her for some work

Oct 07, 2017, 14:46 PM IST
FIR filed against Rishi Kapoor for posting 'indecent' image on Twitter

FIR filed against Rishi Kapoor for posting 'indecent' image on Twitter

A case was filed against actor Rishi Kapoor on Saturday for posting pornographic material on his Twitter account.

Aug 27, 2017, 09:52 AM IST

POCSO can't be invoked for rape of adult with child-like brain: Supreme Court

The apex court said that according to Section 2 (d) of the POCSO Act, the term "age" cannot include "mental" age as the intent of the Parliament was to focus on children, i.e. persons who are physically under the age of 18 years.

Jul 21, 2017, 20:07 PM IST
Rape accused Gayatri Prajapati released from Lucknow jail

Rape accused Gayatri Prajapati released from Lucknow jail

Samajwadi Party leader and former Uttar Pradesh minister Gayatri Prajapati, who was arrested in connection with a case of an alleged sexual assault of a minor girl, was released from the district jail in Lucknow on Wednesday.

Apr 26, 2017, 12:55 PM IST

Kerala: 21-year-old beautician `sexually assaults` 17-year-old boy, arrested

As per police, the woman and the boy became friends on Facebook.

Apr 03, 2017, 15:46 PM IST
Kerala: 12-year-old boy fathers child with 16-year-old, gets booked under POCSO Act

Kerala: 12-year-old boy fathers child with 16-year-old, gets booked under POCSO Act

According to a report, the girl and the boy are relatives.

Mar 23, 2017, 16:47 PM IST

Man arrested held for raping minor daughter in Gurgaon

A 35-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping his 10-year-old daughter, then city police said on Wednesday.

Dec 14, 2016, 19:12 PM IST
POCSO charge against BSP leaders including Mayawati for derogatory remarks

POCSO charge against BSP leaders including Mayawati for derogatory remarks

Police will add certain sections of POCSO Act in the FIR against some BSP leaders for their alleged lewd remarks against expelled BJP leader Dayashankar Singh's family members.

Aug 01, 2016, 15:54 PM IST