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Dehradun: 16-year-old allegedly gang-raped by four schoolmates at boarding school; staff tries to terminate her pregnancy
India

Dehradun: 16-year-old allegedly gang-raped by four schoolmates at boarding school; staff tries to terminate her pregnancy

The incident happened last month, but it came to light on Sunday after the girl, studying in a boarding school in Dehradun, confided in her sister.

Ryan International School murder: Apprehended juvenile sent to observation home for 10 days; next hearing on 22 November
India

Ryan International School murder: Apprehended juvenile sent to observation home for 10 days; next hearing on 22 November

A Gurugram juvenile court sent the teenager apprehended by CBI in connection with the killing of a seven-year-old boy in Ryan International School to observation home

Children of Bollywood stars allegedly thrash, bully classmate; no immediate action from police
Bollywood

Children of Bollywood stars allegedly thrash, bully classmate; no immediate action from police

The children of two Bollywood stars allegedly bullied and beat up the victim. This case is the first instance where the complaint has gone directly to the juvenile court.

Bangalore law student gangrape: Six persons convicted
India

Bangalore law student gangrape: Six persons convicted

A lower court today convicted six persons, who were arrested in connection with the alleged gangrape of a 21-year-old student of National Law School of India University (NLSIU) from Nepal last year.

Dec 16 rape: SC allows juvenile board to deliver verdict on minor
India

Dec 16 rape: SC allows juvenile board to deliver verdict on minor

The Supreme Court today allowed the Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) to deliver its verdict in the December 16 gangrape-cum-murder case involving a minor.

Delhi gangrape: Juvenile's age to be determined at court hearing today
India

Delhi gangrape: Juvenile's age to be determined at court hearing today

Defence lawyers say a suspect in the gangrape and slaying of a young woman on a New Delhi bus will appear in a hearing intended to determine whether he is a juvenile.

Tihar's juvenile woes: Over 200 shouldn't be in jail
Politics

Tihar's juvenile woes: Over 200 shouldn't be in jail

Over 200 juveniles were found in Delhi's prisons despite the fact that they should face trial by Juvenile Justice Boards. Activists blame police, who in turn say the courts should verify convicts' ages before sending them to prisons.

Teen Uses MySpace To Threaten School Official
News & Analysis

Teen Uses MySpace To Threaten School Official

Myspace.com is in the news again, for all the wrong reasons. The online social network faces another blow as a teenager is exposed while using MySpace...