Schoolgirl raped by teenage boy in Tamil Nadu

An 11-year-old schoolgirl was allegedly raped by a teenage boy at a village in Dharmapuri district, police said Wednesday.

Amnesty claims Nigerian military ignored schoolgirl kidnap warning

Nigeria`s military was warned of an attack on a school at which more than 200 girls were abducted by Islamists but failed to take action, Amnesty International claimed on Friday.

Schoolgirl raped in Agra

A 14-year old schoolgirl going for her tuition class Friday evening was picked up by three boys in a car and raped by one of them, police said.

First day at UK school `most important day` of life: Malala Yousufzai

Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girls` rights to education, has attended her first day at school in the UK.

Schoolgirl keeps dead newborn in bag for 17 hours

In an appalling incident, a 16-year-old Malaysian schoolgirl kept a classmate`s schoolbag for 17 hours without realising that there was a dead newborn inside.

Schoolgirl commits suicide after scolding from headmistress

A 14-year-old schoolgirl set herself ablaze after allegedly being scolded and accused of theft by her headmistress at Melathukurichi area near here.

China schoolgirl aspires to be `corrupt official`: State Media

A six-year-old girl has become a
media darling in China on her first day of school by
expressing her aspiration to become a "corrupt official" when
she grows up, state media said on Friday.