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Crime against children

15-year-old boy dies after being allegedly sodomised, thrashed by three juveniles

His father, a rickshaw-puller, did not have the money for his son`s last rites and dumped the body at an isolated place in Kherkidhaula area.

Jun 23, 2019, 06:40 AM IST

10-year-old girl raped by sweeper inside civic body-run school in Delhi's Shahdara

The victim later narrated the incident to her relatives following which they approached the police on Saturday and filed a complaint.

Feb 10, 2019, 06:39 AM IST

30-year-old allegedly rapes cousin's three-year-old daughter, arrested

A case under The Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses (POCSO) Act has been registered against the accused.

Aug 05, 2018, 10:21 AM IST

18 men who allegedly sexually harassed 11-year-old girl for over 7 months thrashed in court - Watch

The accused involve security men, lift operator and water suppliers in the apartment where the minor girl stays. 

Jul 17, 2018, 17:00 PM IST

18 men held for sexually harassing 11-year-old girl for 7 months in Chennai

The accused involve security men, lift operator and water suppliers in the apartment where the minor girl stays. 

Jul 17, 2018, 10:52 AM IST

6-year-old dies under mysterious circumstances in Bihar school hostel, family alleges murder

A school teacher and a warden of the hostel were detained for interrogation.

Jul 09, 2018, 13:21 PM IST

Delhi man throws acid on 7-year-old boy for playing outside his shop

The 7-year-old boy was apparently shouting, enraged by which the accused threw acid at him. The boy managed to flee the spot and is undergoing treatment. Police said they are on the lookout for the accused.

Apr 26, 2018, 06:54 AM IST

Mehbooba Mufti welcomes ordinance on death penalty for rape of minors, says will bring a similar law in J&K

The Union Cabinet on Saturday approved an ordinance to provide stringent punishment, including the death penalty, for those convicted of rape of girls below 12 years.

Apr 21, 2018, 23:47 PM IST

India will join 8 countries having sex offenders database; information to be shared with states, UTs

The Union Cabinet on Saturday approved an ordinance to provide stringent punishment, including death penalty, for those convicted of rape of girls below 12 years.

Apr 21, 2018, 21:45 PM IST

Cabinet approves ordinance to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children up to 12 years of age

In case of rape of a girl aged under 16 years, the minimum punishment to be awarded has been increased from 10 years to 20 years, which is extendable to life imprisonment. 

Apr 21, 2018, 14:13 PM IST

How can female teacher sexually harass: Principal's defence over Delhi student suicide

The principal also defended the school saying the guardians of the girl did not attend her parent-teacher meetings.

Mar 22, 2018, 12:24 PM IST

Over 27,000 police personnel to be trained to handle cyber crimes against women, children

Home Ministry will train 27,500 police personnel across the country to tackle cyber crimes against women and children.

Mar 06, 2018, 16:36 PM IST

Give death sentence to those raping children: Delhi Commission for Women body writes to PM Narendra Modi

The DCW chief is on a one-month Satyagraha to protest against the incident where an eight-month-old girl was raped, demanding implementation of strict laws to curb crime rate against women in Delhi. 

Feb 04, 2018, 06:52 AM IST

60-year-old man arrested for raping two minors, giving them Rs 5 to stay mum

A 60-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping two minor girls and giving them Rs 5 each to not tell their parents about the incident in southwest Delhi's Palam area, police said.

Dec 29, 2017, 08:16 AM IST

5-year-old Nepali girl 'raped' by a 12-year-old boy in Himachal

A five-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 12-year-old boy in Dhalli on the outskirts of Shimla town, police said.

Dec 10, 2017, 09:56 AM IST

16-year-old boy kidnaps 5-year-old for Rs 20 lakh ransom, drowns her in water tub

A 16-year-old Class 11 boy in Haryana allegedly killed a five-year-old girl by drowning her in a water tub after kidnapping her for a ransom, the police said.

Dec 07, 2017, 14:04 PM IST

Crime against children up by 300% in recent years: NCPCR chairperson

The National Crime Record Bureau suggests that there is a rise in crime against children since 2009. 

Nov 25, 2017, 18:22 PM IST

Man, who sexually assaulting four children including 5-yr-old son, could face 300 years in jail

A man living in California, charged with sexually assaulting at least four children including a five-year-old, could face 300 years in prison, a report said on Wednesday.

Jul 12, 2017, 15:09 PM IST

Nanny burns two-year-old Indian-origin boy by curling iron rod, pleads not guilty

A two-year-old Indian-origin baby boy was burned by his nanny with a curling iron and the incident was captured by a security camera leading to her arrest, according to media reports quoting police.

Jan 14, 2017, 23:53 PM IST

Six arrested for abducting, selling four-year-old girl in Mumbai

Six persons, including three women, have been arrested for allegedly abducting and selling a 4-year-old girl, a senior police official said here today.

Nov 02, 2016, 22:05 PM IST