Child Rape

Showing of 1 - 20 from 22 results
Child Rape - Total results - 22
Seven-yr-old gangraped in Maharashtra's Thane district; three booked under POCSO and IPC, say cops
India

Seven-yr-old gangraped in Maharashtra's Thane district; three booked under POCSO and IPC, say cops

A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by three men in a dilapidated building near her school in Maharashtra's Thane district, police said on Monday.

Three tweens rape six-year-old girl schoolmate in Chhattisgarh's Raipur; parents of survivor file case with police after school remains unresponsive
India

Three tweens rape six-year-old girl schoolmate in Chhattisgarh's Raipur; parents of survivor file case with police after school remains unresponsive

A class one student of a government school in Chattisgarh's capital Raipur was raped allegedly by three 10-year-old schoolmates.

Madhya Pradesh court issues 'death warrant' against teacher for raping 4-year-old girl; convict to challenge penalty in SC
India

Madhya Pradesh court issues 'death warrant' against teacher for raping 4-year-old girl; convict to challenge penalty in SC

A trial court in Madhya Pradesh has issued a 'death warrant' against a school teacher who has been convicted of raping a four-year-old girl.

Congress MLA Geniben Thakor, considered close aide of Alpesh Thakor, says 'rape accused should be burnt alive'
India

Congress MLA Geniben Thakor, considered close aide of Alpesh Thakor, says 'rape accused should be burnt alive'

Geniben Thakor clarified that she was just trying to pacify the women as they were anguished over the rape of the 14-month old girl from Thakor community

Kathua gang-rape case: SC dismisses plea by accused seeking CBI probe, says no fit case to interfere in ongoing investigation
India

Kathua gang-rape case: SC dismisses plea by accused seeking CBI probe, says no fit case to interfere in ongoing investigation

The accused in the Kathua gang rape and murder case filed the plea to the Supreme Court on grounds that the probe conducted earlier was allegedly motivated.

Twenty-four girls rescued from women shelter home in UP's Deoria following sexual abuse complaint, 18 inmates still missing
India

Twenty-four girls rescued from women shelter home in UP's Deoria following sexual abuse complaint, 18 inmates still missing

Twenty-four girls were rescued from a shelter home in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria after allegation of their sexual exploitation came to light, police said on Monday.

Kailash Satyarthi calls rise in child abuse 'national emergency', urges parties to formulate plans for speedy justice
India

Kailash Satyarthi calls rise in child abuse 'national emergency', urges parties to formulate plans for speedy justice

Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday described as a “national emergency” the “alarming and unstoppable” rise in rape and abuse of children, and urged political parties to devote one day of Parliament to formulate plans for expeditious delivery of justice to the victims.

In Maharashtra, POCSO sees lowest conviction in speedy trials, victims' character often called into question
India

In Maharashtra, POCSO sees lowest conviction in speedy trials, victims' character often called into question

A 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

Chandigarh: 10-year-old rape victim delivers baby, put under observation
India

Chandigarh: 10-year-old rape victim delivers baby, put under observation

The girl was unaware that she had delivered a child. Her parents had told her that she has a stone in her stomach and she had to be operated for that.

SC should make an exception to law, allow 10-year-old rape victim to abort foetus outside 20-week window
India

SC should make an exception to law, allow 10-year-old rape victim to abort foetus outside 20-week window

That we can even have a debate about this issue is unacceptable. With every passing day, the agony intensifies for the 10-year-old girl who was impregnated through a horrific rape

Supreme Court issues notice to Centre on PIL to permit 10-year-old rape survivor to terminate pregnancy
India

Supreme Court issues notice to Centre on PIL to permit 10-year-old rape survivor to terminate pregnancy

SC on Monday issued notice to the Centre and others on a plea seeking its permission to allow a 10-year-old rape survivor to terminate her 26-week-old pregnancy.

Death penalty for rape of minor: Bill proposed in Madhya Pradesh would only aggravate the problem
India

Death penalty for rape of minor: Bill proposed in Madhya Pradesh would only aggravate the problem

More often than not, the proponents of the death penalty little realise that their demand for death of child rapists would only exacerbate the problem.

What is chemical castration? All you need to know about the procedure as Supreme Court asks Parliament to ponder
India

What is chemical castration? All you need to know about the procedure as Supreme Court asks Parliament to ponder

Paedophilia and paedophiles should not be seen as dangerous, violent, inhuman creatures but that it is upto society to recognise their flaws and understand their mental anguish and torment and then subject them to necessary restrictions.

Man held in Delhi for raping, killing 15 children since 2008
India

Man held in Delhi for raping, killing 15 children since 2008

A man has been arrested from south Delhi for sexually assaulting and killing at least 15 children since 2008, police said on Sunday.

French prez Hollande vows 'no mercy' if Central Africa child rape allegations are true
World

French prez Hollande vows 'no mercy' if Central Africa child rape allegations are true

French leader Francois Hollande on Thursday vowed to "show no mercy" if peacekeeping troops in the Central African Republic accused of raping starving children in exchange for food were found guilty.

PIL appeals against Pratibha Patil's decision to commute death for 5
India

PIL appeals against Pratibha Patil's decision to commute death for 5

A bench headed by Chief Justice P Sathasivam agreed to hear a PIL questioning the then President's decision to commute death penalty in the cases of extreme brutality.

Shiv Sena, MNS workers thrash North Indian migrants in Kolhapur
India

Shiv Sena, MNS workers thrash North Indian migrants in Kolhapur

Shopkeepers and migrant workers from North India were attacked in Kolhapur by Shiv Sena and Raj Thackeray's MNS workers.

Delhi child rape: Are people going mad, asks Delhi HC
India

Delhi child rape: Are people going mad, asks Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court Thursday expressed concern over the gang-rape of a five-year-old girl child saying "something somewhere is wrong" and wondered whether "people are going mad".

MP child rape: Condition of victim has worsened, say doctors
India

MP child rape: Condition of victim has worsened, say doctors

The condition of five-year-old rape victim from Seoni district in Madhya Pradesh further deteriorated today and she is sinking, doctors attending on her at a private hospital here, said.

Unending horror: 9-year-old gangraped in Silchar, throat slit
India

Unending horror: 9-year-old gangraped in Silchar, throat slit

According to a report on Times Now, a nine year old was gangraped by an unknown number of men.