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Dec 10, 2017
Haryana minor rape victim's body cremated in Uklana; Opposition party members protest in HisarA six-year-old girl, who was raped and killed in Haryana's Uklana area, was cremated on Sunday amid tight security, as the agitated locals protested over the gruesome crime.
Dec 04, 2017
Uttarakhand school principal held for behaving indecently with 12-year-old studentThe principal of a Uttarakhand government school was arrested for allegedly behaving indecently with a girl student and making advances to her.
Dec 03, 2017
Rajasthan man repeatedly rapes seven-year-old daughter, arrested under POCSO ActA seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped repeatedly by her father in Jhalawar district of Rajasthan, following which the accused was arrested
Nov 14, 2017
Madhya Pradesh: 60-year-old director of shelter home arrested for raping two mentally-challenged sistersTwo mentally-ill minor sisters have accused a 60-year-old director of a shelter home, of raping them, police said.
Nov 13, 2017
Doctors terminate 15-week pregnancy of 12-year-old rape survivor in BhopalA medical examination later found that the victim, who fled her home in Jabalpur some months ago and started begging near Bhopal railway station, was pregnant.
Nov 06, 2017
Uttar Pradesh police book Mathura kathavachak after minor wife files rape case against himA 17 years old girl from Mathura on Saturday lodged a police complaint against her husband accusing him of raping her.
Oct 22, 2017
Don't lambast Supreme Court for flawed legal position on rape within child marriage, elect better politiciansInstead of lambasting the Supreme Court for being slow to reaffirm that sex with a minor wife is rape, we should resolve to vote better. Making huge legal changes is the legislature’s job.
Oct 10, 2017
Supreme Court to declare verdict on plea challenging rape law tomorrowThe Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Wednesday its verdict on a plea challenging the validity of an exception clause in the rape law that permits intercourse or sexual act by a man with his wife, not below 15 years.
Oct 05, 2017
Sixteen-year-old schoolgirl abducted and raped in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district; probe underwayA 16-year-old schoolgirl was abducted and raped inside a hotel in Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh by two men, police said on Thursday.
Sep 21, 2017
Panipat school girl allegedly sexually assaulted; investigation is underwayAn unidentified man allegedly tried to sexually assault a Class IV girl in the toilet of a private school in Panipat, a senior police official said on Thursday.