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Nov 23, 2017
Delhi child rights panel summons school principal over 4-year-old's sexual assaultThe Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) has summoned the principal and three staff members of a private school where a four-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by her classmate.
Nov 06, 2017
United Kingdom to debate a legislation to ban social media for children under the age of 13The government's Data Protection Bill will legally enshrine the age at which children will be allowed to create accounts on social media platforms.
Oct 18, 2017
Supreme Court criminalising sex with minor wife ends conflict in rules, but verdict is too simplistic for a complex problemSupreme Court order criminalising sex with minor wife ends conflict in rules on child abuse and child marriage, but it also makes sexually active adolescents vulnerable
Oct 16, 2017
Difficult for rural children to speak up about sexual abuse: Ram Nath KovindRam Nath Kovind on Monday said it is difficult for children who grow up in a rural environment to get redressal for acts of sexual abuse.
Sep 28, 2017
India must end silence on sexual abuse of children, says Kailash SatyarthiChild rights activist and Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Thursday underlined the need for an effective judiciary to end sexual abuse of children
Sep 21, 2017
Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi raises awareness against attacks on children, says 'victims should get respect'Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi Thursday said that girls who become victims should get respect, as they are not responsible for the abuse against them
Sep 11, 2017
In Maharashtra, POCSO sees lowest conviction in speedy trials, victims' character often called into questionA study of 1,330 judgments given under POCSO act across Maharashtra showed several instances when characters of victims were questioned even though the law doesn't allow it
Sep 10, 2017
Gurugram school murder: Maneka Gandhi urges parents, school to remain vigilant , report child abuse on POSCO e-boxUnion Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on Saturday urged parents and school authorities to remain vigilant
Aug 29, 2017
Gurmeet Ram Rahim jailed: India's godman cult and the 'godliness' of sex, crimes and politicsGodmen in India exist at the intersection of religious fervour, political power, public support and often, massive wealth.
Aug 26, 2017
Toxic parenting: Beating up your child in the name of 'discipline' is not okayHey parents, how about using the old art of conversation instead?