The earlier Bombay HC verdict had said that groping a minor's breast without "skin to skin contact" cannot be termed as sexual assault as defined under the POCSO Act
Odisha tribal girl raped for months by husband of residential school headmistress; cops arrest accused after minor found pregnant
A Class VII student of a state-run residential school in Odisha's Koraput district was raped for months allegedly by the headmistress' husband, who has been arrested after she was found to be three months pregnant, police said on Saturday.
Teenager arrested for allegedly raping three-year-old girl in Haryana’s Dharuhera; investigation underway
A three-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a teenager when she was playing outside her home in Haryana's Dharuhera, police said on Tuesday.
R. Kelly, 52, is being held without bond on charges that include producing child pornography and coercing minors to engage in sex
The judge who delivered the sentence of six years to life said that he hopes the parole board will keep 72-year-old Sundance co-founder in prison longer than the minimum
Sundance co-founder Sterling Van Wagenen, 71, entered the plea as part of an agreement that includes a sentence of six years to life. He plans to plead guilty to a second charge involving the same survivor later this week
Minor's consent is 'no consent in eyes of law', says Thane court while sentencing man to 7 years imprisonment for raping teen
Judge Jadhav said it has come to light that even prior to this incident, the accused had sexual intercourse with the minor girl, who was unaware of the consequences. "Under such circumstances, considering the age of the victim, her consent is no consent in the eyes of law," the judge observed.
A three-year-old girl was allegedly sexually abused in a school van by its conductor, who was detained, police said Friday.
Chennai Police files charges against 17 people in connection with rape of 11-year-old; death penalty provision invoked
The accused include a liftman, security guards, plumbers, electricians and other maintenance staff working at an apartment complex in Ayanavaram locality in Chennai where the girl lived. She was allegedly sexually assaulted several times over seven months.
Minor girl abducted, raped in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar; accused missing after survivor's father filed case
The accused abducted her on 15 July, took her to another city, and raped her. The girl allegedly managed to escape from his captivity and reach her home.
11-year-old girl gang-raped for months in Chennai residential building; 17 men, including building's watchman, arrested
An 11-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped over months at a residential building in Chennai. The police have arrested 17 people in the case
This incident in platform number one at Katni station. The girl from Sidhi district was allegedly sold for Rs. 25,000 by the girl's maternal grandmother.
The Delhi Police has arrested a youth on the charge of sexually assaulting a minor girl in the national capital, police said on Wednesday.
9-year-old girl raped and murdered in Uttar Pradesh's Etah; accused arrested, charged under POCSO Act
A nine-year-old girl attending a wedding ceremony was raped and murdered by a man in Etah, police said on Friday.
An eight-year-old girl was raped allegedly by a married man at Soro area in Balasore district, the police said on Monday.
Minor girl gang raped in Patna; accused arrested after police patrol team hear victim's cries for help
A minor girl was gang raped in Patna on Sunday and the police have arrested two accused persons, authorities said.
Surat rape case: Minor girl's body found in Bhestan; post-mortem reveals victim was raped, tortured for 8 days
An incident has been reported from Gujarat's Surat where a minor girl was raped, killed and left in a cricket field near the city's Bhestan area.
A three-year-old girl has been allegedly raped by a bus cleaner inside a parked luxury bus in city's Canal (West) Road, police said on Tuesday.
Vistara on Tuesday submitted its final probe report to aviation regulator DGCA on the incident of a man allegedly molesting actor Zaira Wasim
Madhya Pradesh Assembly unanimously passed a bill that states that perpetrators who are found guilty of raping 12-year-old girls or younger will be receive death penalty.