Cruelty against children is crime against humanity: Satyarthi

Nobel Laureate and Bachpan Bachao Andolan activist Kailash Satyarthi on Wednesday said cruelty against children and depriving them of education, freedom, security and dreams was a heinous crime against humanity.

Man held for trying to rape 9-year-old in Ghaziabad

A man allegedly tried to rape a nine-year-old girl living in his neighbourhood in Nasripur village here after which he was arrested, police said on Monday.

Two-and-half year old girl raped, abandoned in Surat

In a gruesome incident, a two-and-half year old girl was raped and left abandoned in a pool of blood in Pandesara area, police said on Friday.

What could push a child to the brink?

“What is the simplest way to die?”

Spending 'lion's share' on awareness against sexual offences: Delhi govt to HC

The city government on Saturday told the Delhi High Court that it was spending a "lion's share" of its budget in creating mass awareness against sexual offences concerning child and women.

Teen commits suicide over alleged harassment by teachers

A 14-year-old boy committed suicide at his residence in Rajasthan's Sirohi district after allegedly being harassed by his school teachers.

Student chained by madrassa teacher, rescued

A 10-year-old student of a madrassa was allegedly chained by a teacher in Nalgonda district of Telangana, police said on Sunday.

Another girl student raped in Bangalore school, CM Siddaramaiah assures swift action
Another girl student raped in Bangalore school, CM Siddaramaiah assures swift action

In yet another shocking incident, a six-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted in a private school here in the fourth such case in as many months.

Another girl sexually assaulted in school in Bangalore

In yet another shocking incident, a six-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted in a private school here in the fourth such case in as many months.

Bangalore: Child sexual assault culprit arrested, says police

Four days after the sexual assault of a three-and-a-half-year girl studying in nursery, an office assistant of the school here was arrested on Saturday for the crime that evoked public outrage and raised questions about safety in schools.

Seven-yr-old girl molested in SW Delhi school

A seven-year-old girl was allegedly molested by a 24-year-old man inside the premises of her school in southwest Delhi's Dwarka area, police said on Thursday.

Of women, children and freedom…

India may have awaken to life and freedom on August 15, 1947 but how many more years, when her women and children will ‘awaken to life and freedom’ is the question we need to ask ourselves.

Rahul Gandhi takes keen interest in debate on women atrocities

A day after storming the Well, Rahul Gandhi was again active in Lok Sabha on Thursday as he batted for more time to a Congress party colleague speaking passionately on the issue of atrocities against women and children.

Two children killed with their eyes pierced in UP

In a gruesome incident, two children were killed and their eyes were pierced by some unidentified persons in Hasanganj area here, police said on Saturday.

Minor girl gang-raped in Haryana’s Jind

A minor girl was allegedly gang-raped by three youths at Rajana Khurd village of Jind district, police said on Tuesday.

Rising concern over sexual crime against children in India!

According to the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), rape cases against children in India have increased by 20 percent in 2012 over 2011.

Assam`s crime against children highest in Northeast

Assam has reported the highest rate of incidence of crime against children in the Northeast.

Jharkhand: Girl stabbed to death for making noise

A man killed a six-year-old girl and slit the throat of another child for being `noisy` in a school campus in Jharkhand, police said Friday.

Innocence at peril

Authorities have failed to check rising crimes against children.

Innocence at peril

Authorities have failed to check rising crimes against children.