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Oct 12, 2017
Sex with wife below 18 is rape, rules SC; Tells Centre, states to take proactive steps to prohibit child marriagesThe Supreme Court ruling that sexual relations by a man with his minor wife would be considered rape will be instrumental in preventing child marriages
Sep 11, 2017
Gurugram student murder: Two Ryan International School officials arrested; evidence tampered with, say policeThe Gurgaon police, which on Monday arrested two top functionaries of Ryan International School in connection with the brutal murder of a 7-year-old child in the school premises, said that there was an attempt to destroy evidence in the case.
Jul 01, 2017
Woman arrested for attempting to sell a five year old girl in ThaneThe crime branch unit of Thane Police has arrested a 50-year-old woman from Bhiwandi in Thane while she was trying to allegedly sell a five-year-old girl.
May 06, 2017
Supreme Court judge says skill training in juvenile homes can help childrenSupreme Court judge Madan B Lokur highlighted the challenges in rehabilitation of children and said that skill training juvenile homes can be the answer for helping them out.
Apr 02, 2017
What drives juvenile delinquency? This is the question at the heart of the film, DhuusarDhuusar is a film that seeks to answer difficult questions about juvenile criminals
Mar 01, 2017
New Juvenile Justice Act: Two teenagers sentenced to life imprisonment for murderTwo teenagers were sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of a 16-year-old by a sessions court in Jhabua, Madhya Pradesh in what could be the first case under the amended Juvenile Justice Act
Jan 11, 2017
Juvenile delinquency: Root of the problem needs to be addressed instead of the punishmentStudies have identified higher violent tendencies of juveniles, and potential underlying factors need to be analysed in depth; the root of the problem needs to be dealt with rather than focusing only on the punishment aspect of it
Nov 17, 2016
Why India's juvenile justice system is fracturedThe Juvenile Justice Act, 2015 is now a reality. But now, there is a need to take a hard look at the law, in a way which goes beyond the 16 December 2012 Delhi gangrape.
Nov 17, 2016
Firstpost special report: How child labour has come to define crimes against childrenIn such cases, it is difficult to monitor working hours and the effect that such work on the child’s education.
Oct 10, 2016
Jain teen girl's 68-day fast death case: Culpable homicide charge brought against parentsA case of culpable homicide not amounting to murder has been registered in connection with the death of a 13-year-old girl two days after she broke her 68-day fast as part of a community ritual, police said.