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May 25, 2018
International Missing Children's Day 2018: State, communities must address factors that drive traffickingWhile deterrence through criminal action is important, it is equally vital to address the underlying conditions which drive the supply and demand for trafficked children.
Jan 02, 2018
Centre allows siblings above age of five to be separated for adoption, if they give consentThere are nearly 83 sets of siblings, accounting for 176 children, in CARA's adoption pool.
Dec 23, 2017
DCW rescues five more minor girls kept in 'prison-like' ashram by absconding godman Virendra Dev DixitAfter rescuing 41 minor girls from an ashram of molestation-accused 'godman' Baba Virendra Dev Dixit, the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Saturday rescued five more minor girls, kept in "prison-like" confinement by the absconding 'Baba' from another ashram.
Dec 20, 2017
Delhi HC asks underage pregnant girl to be 'unambiguous' on her stand on abortionThe Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked a 15-year-old pregnant girl to "unambiguously" state whether she consents to terminate her foetus as she has changed her stand on the matter several times.
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 19, 2017
Nine arrested in Hyderabad for allegedly converting poor children in Telangana to IslamNine persons were arrested on Sunday for allegedly converting children from poor families in Telangana to Islam under the pretext of providing them free education, food and shelter here, the police said.
Sep 11, 2017
With increasing instances of child sex abuse coming to light, POCSO Act strives to remove procedural complicationsThe POCSO Act, which does not discriminate on the basis of gender of the victim, provides for a variety of offenses under which someone accused of child sex abuse can be punished.
Jul 16, 2017
Odisha Police's Special Operation Muskan: 21 missing children rescued in GanjamPolice rescued 21 children working in various places in Ganjam district as a part of Operation Muskan
Jun 07, 2017
Teenage girl in Tamil Nadu gang raped in bus, two drivers and conductor arrestedA 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two drivers and a conductor in a bus near in Tamil Nadu, the police said on Tuesday
Jul 30, 2016
Marathon wonder-boy Budhia Singh quits SAI hostel; cites poor infrastructure and training facilitiesWonder marathon boy Budhia Singh on Friday informed the CWC at Khurdha that he would not return the state-run sports hostel in Bhubaneswar.