A missed call has spelt disaster for a family in an interior village, several kilometres away from here, with the father committing suicide in the wake of alleged sexual torture of his school-going girl by a group of youths.
National Commission for Women Chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam on Wednesday said schools cannot absolve themselves of responsibility in cases of sexual assault on children, as she took cognisance of an incident involving a three-year-old girl in a city school.
One of the girls seen in the controversial photo uploaded on social media which shows a boy lying on their lap in a classroom, has claimed it was doctored by certain mischief-mongers, a day after it created a furore leading to suspension of six students from college.
Bengaluru: Yet another shocking incident of child abuse has come to the fore in IT city Bengaluru where a class II student was allegedly molested by a male teacher inside school premises, reports said on Wednesday.
After Devendra Fadnavis took oath as BJP's first CM of Maharashtra on October 31, he gave a series of interviews in the next few days to the media. However in the words of Fadnavis, there was one interview which he really enjoyed and that was with Drishti Harchandani, a schoolgirl.
The Delhi High Court has upheld the life imprisonment awarded to a driver, who ferried school children, for raping a minor girl for 20-25 days, saying the sentence was not disproportionate or harsh as he had repeatedly assaulted her and made her pregnant.
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said here Wednesday that the investigation in the minor girl`s rape case was still going on and that a CBI probe was not required as the police force was competent enough to investigate it.
A school girl was raped on her way back from a free laptop distribution function in Faizabad late Monday, police said. Villagers are angry at a minister who arrived seven hours late for the event, and blame that for the rape.