POCSO

Woman beaten to death by teen daughter's alleged molesters in Kanpur; 4 held

According to the report, the woman was attacked on the night on January 10 by the same men, accused of molesting her teen daughter and had managed to get bail in the case by a local court. 

Jan 18, 2020, 13:30 PM IST

Gujarat: Man held for abducting, raping two-year-old in Ahmedabad

According to police, the accused, who used to live near the victim`s house, had lured her and took her to a desolate location where he raped her.

Jan 05, 2020, 08:18 AM IST

Madhya Pradesh: Man held for raping eight-year-old daughter in inebriated state

The minor was sent for medical examination where it was confirmed that she was raped. 

Dec 14, 2019, 13:55 PM IST

Specially-abled teenager raped in Haryana's Fatehabad

According to police, the accused, said to be in his late 20s, raped the minor in an inebriated condition.

Dec 13, 2019, 08:19 AM IST

Pregnant teen girl set ablaze by boyfriend in Bihar's West Champaran, hospitalised with 80% burn

The victim has been hospitalised with 80 percent burn injuries. 

Dec 10, 2019, 14:00 PM IST

Truck driver, who strangled 6-year-old with school belt after rape, arrested in Rajasthan's Tonk

According to the police, the accused revealed to the police that he lured the girl with chocolates and abducted her to a jungle where he committed the heinous crime.

Dec 02, 2019, 10:26 AM IST

Teenaged boy held for raping six-year-old in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur

According to the police, the boy lured the minor girl with chocolates and took her to the roof of his house and sexually assaulted her.

Dec 02, 2019, 10:02 AM IST

Six-year-old school girl raped, strangulated to death in Rajasthan's Tonk

In yet another horrific incident of crime against children, a minor girl was raped and then murdered by an unidentified person in the Tonk district of Rajasthan. The body of the minor was found in a jungle near a school in Kherli area of the district. 

Dec 01, 2019, 13:05 PM IST

Minor girl sexually assaulted, dumped near bushes in Delhi's Narela

A minor girl was sexually assaulted by an unidentified man in outer Delhi's Narela area. The accused, believed to be in his mid-twenties, is still on the run. The police has registered an FIR under IPC section of rape and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. A manhunt has been launched to nab the accused. 

Dec 01, 2019, 09:32 AM IST

Section 144 withdrawn, internet services restored after violent mob protest over gangrape in Bihar's Kaimur

The police have arrested at least three accused in the case while a hunt is on to nab the fourth one. 

Nov 29, 2019, 07:42 AM IST

Rescued girl from Nithyananda's ashram in Ahmedabad alleges she was tortured

The girl in her complaint said that ashram administration locked her up in a room for two months in the name of some spiritual process. 

Nov 22, 2019, 16:16 PM IST

Minor girl offered lift, gang-raped by three in Odisha's Sundargarh forest

The girl was allegedly gang-raped at a forest at Tensa under Lahunipada police limits of the district on Saturday night. 

Nov 18, 2019, 08:04 AM IST

Man gets death sentence for raping, murdering nine-year-old girl in Odisha

The court awarded death penalty to Kalia Manna alias Laba of Gadaharishpur village under Erasama police limits in Jagatsinghpur.

Sep 11, 2019, 13:41 PM IST

Home Minister Amit Shah to reply on UAPA Amendment bill on Friday

Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till 11 am Friday. Union Home Minister Amit Shah will reply to the UAPA amendment bill in the house tomorrow.

Aug 01, 2019, 07:56 AM IST

Rajya Sabha passes POCSO (Amendment) Bill, includes death penalty for child abuse

The POCSO (Amendment) Bill will make punishment more stringent for committing sexual crimes against children including the death penalty.

Jul 24, 2019, 22:08 PM IST

Kavi Yudh 2019: Watch special poetic war on Good Touch and Bad Touch

This special segment of Kavi Yudh brings to you special poetic war on good touch and bad touch. Watch full video to know more. #KaviYudh2019

Jul 07, 2019, 20:40 PM IST

Four held in Aligarh minor murder case, lawyers refuse to appear for accused

The mutilated body of the minor victim, who reportedly went missing from Tappal township on May 31, was found in a garbage dump on June 2. 

Jun 08, 2019, 14:55 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Modi govt okays death penalty for aggravated sexual assault under Pocso Act

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said that the cabinet has approved amendments to the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, further strengthening the law to safeguard minors in the country. The provision of death penalty has also been included for those found guilty of aggravated assault on a child.

Dec 29, 2018, 08:14 AM IST

16-year-old raped by cab driver in east Delhi, accused held

The incident came to light after the school teacher informed the girl's parents that she missed the school on one occasion in September.

Nov 01, 2018, 19:06 PM IST

Maharashtra: Two held for gang-rape of school girl in Yavatmal district

A 20-year-old man has been arrested at Arni in Yavatmal district of Maharashtra for allegedly raping a minor girl.

Oct 11, 2018, 23:37 PM IST