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Govt planning special provisions in Juvenile Justice Act Maneka Gandhi

Aug 01, 2014

Govt planning special provisions in Juvenile Justice Act Maneka Gandhi

The government is planning special provisions in the current Juvenile Justice Act to address heinous offences committed by children above the age of 16 years, Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi told parliament Friday. #NewsTracker #parliament #Maneka Gandhi #Juvenile Justice Act #changes in Juvenile Justice act
Maha govt begins process to take over Shakti Mills complex

Jul 25, 2014

Maha govt begins process to take over Shakti Mills complex

Maharashtra government has begun process for taking over the infamous Shakti Mills complex, where the gangrape of a photojournalist had shocked the nation. #India #NewsTracker #Mumbai #Prithviraj Chavan #Bombay High Court #Maharashtra #gangrape #juvenile #Shakti mills
NCW backs govt proposal to treat juvenile rapists as adults

Jul 16, 2014

NCW backs govt proposal to treat juvenile rapists as adults

Even though the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has opposed the Women and Child Development ministry's proposal about trying juveniles involved in heinous crimes as adults, the National Commission for Women today backed the government's move. #Rape #Maneka Gandhi #NCW #rapists #Mamta Sharma #Rape in India #Juvenile rapists #Juvenile rape convicts #minor rapists
Shakti mills gangrape: 2 juvenile accused convicted, sent to borstal school

Jul 16, 2014

Shakti mills gangrape: 2 juvenile accused convicted, sent to borstal school

2 juveniles arrested in Shakti Mill gangrape cases of a photojournalist and a telephone operator were today convicted by the Juvenile Justice Board (JJB). #NewsTracker #Mumbai #juvenile accused #Photo journalist #Shakti Mills gangrape #telephone operator
Delhi gang-rape victim's parents welcome Maneka's stand on juveniles

Jul 15, 2014

Delhi gang-rape victim's parents welcome Maneka's stand on juveniles

The parents of the 16 December, 2012 Delhi gang rape victim on Monday welcomed the statement of Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi. #India #Delhi #TheySaidIt #Rape #Women #Maneka Gandhi #Crimes against women #Delhi Gang Rape #Nirbhaya #Juveniles #16 December #Women and Child Development Minister

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Delhi gangrape case: Reducing juvenile age is pointless, so is media trial

Feb 25, 2013

Delhi gangrape case: Reducing juvenile age is pointless, so is media trial

Media cannot pretend to be delivering justice. Tinkering with juvenile age will not reduce crime as long as our criminal reforms system remains counter-productive. #OnOurMind #Juvenile Justice Act #Delhi gangrape casem #Media Trial
Delhi gangrape: Is it time to lower the age of juveniles?

Jan 29, 2013

Delhi gangrape: Is it time to lower the age of juveniles?

Justice Verma's recommendations should be adopted as sensible reform. But we can still debate how best to prosecute, punish and rehabilitate those under the age of 18. #InMyOpinion #Delhi gangrape case #juvenile accused

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Delhi gangrape: Is it time to lower the age of juveniles?

Jul 29, 2014

LAPD announces arrests in USC beating death

Four people, two of them juveniles, have been arrested in the robbery and beating death last week of a Chinese graduate student near his off-campus apartment, Los Angeles Police officials said on Monday...
Delhi gangrape: Is it time to lower the age of juveniles?

Jul 21, 2014

Two caught stealing computers from city public school

A heartless thief and his juvenile accomplice were busted trying to steal $13,400 worth of computers from an East New York elementary school on Saturday, police said...
Delhi gangrape: Is it time to lower the age of juveniles?

Jul 03, 2014

Louis Zamperini dies: A 2014 interview with the 'Unbroken' war hero

Juvenile delinquent, track star, Olympian, war hero — Louis Zamperini lived a life that seemed like something out of a movie. Fittingly, his story will finally come to the silver screen later this year in the Angelina Jolie-directed drama "Unbroken,"...
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