Monday, August 3, 2015| Latest E-book
You are here:
Sexual offence
#

Sexual offence

Articles

Delhi: With only a few convictions, 2014 saw rise in sexual crimes against women

Dec 24, 2014

Delhi: With only a few convictions, 2014 saw rise in sexual crimes against women

An alarming rise in the number of cases of sexual offences against women and children in Delhi's trial courts in 2014 remained a major concern notwithstanding a few successful prosecutions. #Delhi #NewsTracker #Rape #Women #Crimes against women #sexual offences #2014 Year End #Top Stories
Delhi HC seeks report on sexual assault cases against minors

Aug 01, 2014

Delhi HC seeks report on sexual assault cases against minors

The Delhi High Court on Friday sought a report about the number of pending sexual offence cases involving minors as victims. #India #POSCO #NewsTracker #Delhi High Court #Crime #Rape #Child Rights #Minors #sexual offence cases
Shakti Mills gangrape Two juvenile accused still awaiting trial

Apr 05, 2014

Shakti Mills gangrape Two juvenile accused still awaiting trial

They are leading a disciplined life in the home for juvenile offenders in Dongri, Mumbai. They are learning tailoring. #NewsTracker #Mumbai #Death sentence #Ujjwal Nikam #Crime against women #gangrape #sexual offences #Shakti Mills gangrape
Govt asked to appoint prosecutors under Child sexual offences Act

Nov 27, 2013

Govt asked to appoint prosecutors under Child sexual offences Act

The Delhi government was today asked by the Delhi High Court to take requisite permission from the Centre and to complete within three months the exercise of appointing independent public prosecutors in each special court set up to handle cases under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. #NewsTracker #PIL #Delhi High Court #Delhi government #Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.
Seventeen-year-old girl gangraped by four men in Mumbai

Nov 26, 2013

Seventeen-year-old girl gangraped by four men in Mumbai

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by four men in suburban Borivali last night, the police said here today. #Borivali #NewsTrac #Mumbai Gangrape #Sexual Offences Act #Jaiprakash Pal
Madras HC PIL seeks to publicise POSCO provisions

Oct 10, 2013

Madras HC PIL seeks to publicise POSCO provisions

A PIL petition filed in the Madras High Court Bench here has sought to give wide publicity through media to create awareness about the provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual offences Act (POSCO) 2012 #POSCO #PIL #Madras High Court #Public Interest Litigation #Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.
Court announces first sentence under new anti-rape laws

Sep 04, 2013

Court announces first sentence under new anti-rape laws

In the first sentence under new anti-rape laws, two men were given life imprisonment by a court here for raping a five-year-old girl. #NewsTracker #Rape #Justice Verma Committee Report #Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.
Consensual sex with minor girl not an offence under POCSO, says court

Aug 27, 2013

Consensual sex with minor girl not an offence under POCSO, says court

Consensual sex with a girl, who is below 18 years of age, would not amount to an offence under the newly enacted Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, a Delhi court has said. #New Delhi #NewsTracker #Crime #Delhi Commission for Women #Protection of Children from Sexual Offences
Sexual offences law should be taught in schools WCD minister

Jul 30, 2013

Sexual offences law should be taught in schools WCD minister

The law providing protection to children from sexual offences should be made part of the school curriculum and children must be educated about its provisions, Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath said Tuesday #Sexual abuse #Child Abuse #Sexual offence #sexual molestation #Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act