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.

13-year-old domestic help brutally beaten up by couple in Bangalore

In a yet another incident of domestic violence, a 13-year-old minor is reportedly battling for her life in a government hospital here after she was allegedly beaten up by a couple where she used to work, stated reports.

Japan teen murder accused `wanted to dissect` someone: Report

A 16-year-old Japanese schoolgirl has confessed to decapitating a classmate, police said Tuesday, as she reportedly told investigators she "wanted to dissect" someone.

Gurgaon man held for molesting minor

A 40-year-old man has been arrested here for molesting a 10-year-old girl, police said Monday.

Juvenile Justice Act amendment draft approved by Law Ministry

The Law Ministry on Friday approved the Juvenile Justice Act amendment draft moving closer to bringing an amendment in the Juvenile Justice Act.

Man sentenced to life for raping minor in UP

A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a court here for raping a 12-year-old girl in 2009.

Minor girl raped, killed in Amethi

A nine-year-old girl was allegedly raped and killed by unidentified persons in Ramgarh village under Sangrampur police station here, police said today.