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YouTube to ban any live streams of minors who are not accompanied by an adult
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YouTube to ban any live streams of minors who are not accompanied by an adult

Machine learning will be used to monitor specific types of content which are in violation of this policy.

Facebook's internal documents revealing how it made money off minors, unsealed
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Facebook's internal documents revealing how it made money off minors, unsealed

This is related to the 2012 lawsuit against Facebook where minors unknowingly spent money on games.

Sunil Rastogi confesses to sexually abusing over 500 girls in 12 years: How the tailor was nabbed
India

Sunil Rastogi confesses to sexually abusing over 500 girls in 12 years: How the tailor was nabbed

On Monday, the Delhi police made a massive breakthrough in a case and arrested a serial rapist who according to the police raped and assaulted more than a dozen minors.

Domestic Violence Act: SC's attempt at making law gender neutral obstructive to reality of women
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Domestic Violence Act: SC's attempt at making law gender neutral obstructive to reality of women

By all accounts, the Court’s attempts at making the law gender neutral is contrary to the lived reality of the women who are abused at home on a regular basis.

Two teenaged girls gang raped by five boys in Delhi, police arrest four accused
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Two teenaged girls gang raped by five boys in Delhi, police arrest four accused

Two teenaged girls were allegedly gang raped by five boys in Delhi's Aman Vihar on Thursday.

Delhi: 19 minors rescued after raids at fake placement agencies, four persons arrested
India

Delhi: 19 minors rescued after raids at fake placement agencies, four persons arrested

Nineteen minors, including 14 tribal girls, were rescued after raids at fake placement agencies and a chocolate manufacturing unit in north-west Delhi.

Juvenile Justice Act: India is the only nation to impose harsh penalty on sale of Tobacco to minors
India

Juvenile Justice Act: India is the only nation to impose harsh penalty on sale of Tobacco to minors

Nearly 27.5 crore Indians are using tobacco and a vast majority of them start their habit in their childhood.

Worrying signals from Delhi’s underbelly: Juveniles being used to settle gang scores
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Worrying signals from Delhi’s underbelly: Juveniles being used to settle gang scores

Juveniles are increasingly being used as ‘contract killers’ to eliminate rivals by gangs and crime syndicates in the city of Delhi.

Azam Khan does it again, says mobile phones responsible for rape of minors
India

Azam Khan does it again, says mobile phones responsible for rape of minors

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Friday held mobile phones responsible for rape of minors.

Six-year-old girl raped by high school boys in Bengaluru
India

Six-year-old girl raped by high school boys in Bengaluru

A 6-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two high school boys at Bannerghatta near here, police said on Sunday.

Interstate drug mafia targeting school kids in Jammu: Police
India

Interstate drug mafia targeting school kids in Jammu: Police

Even as the police claimed to have arrested the three accused involved in the death of Divya and supply of drugs to youth in Jammu region, it is still enquiring about the involvement of others in the drug racket.

Sexual assault on minors: Why Bangalore schools need to be made accountable
India

Sexual assault on minors: Why Bangalore schools need to be made accountable

The Bangalore police are taking the right step by holding the management of the school equally responsible for the rape. It is to be seen under which section of the law the management is booked. This aggressive action of the police should be an eye-opener for the other schools to follow the mandatory practices before hiring any new staff.

Delhi HC seeks report on sexual assault cases against minors
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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.

2% priests in the Catholic Church are sexual abusers: Pope
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2% priests in the Catholic Church are sexual abusers: Pope

The pope was quoted as saying that, while most paedophilia took place in family situations, "even we have this leprosy in our house".

RBI allows minors above 10 years of age to operate bank accounts
India

RBI allows minors above 10 years of age to operate bank accounts

RBI had earlier permitted minors to open fixed and savings deposit bank account with mothers as guardian.

Noida: 12-year-old boy arrested for attempt to rape 7-year-old girl
India

Noida: 12-year-old boy arrested for attempt to rape 7-year-old girl

A 12-year-old boy was on Sunday arrested for allegedly attempting rape on a seven-year-old girl in Jarcha area of Greater Noida.

Consensual sex and minors: Court wades into tricky terrain
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Consensual sex and minors: Court wades into tricky terrain

A Delhi judge has ruled that a 22-year-old man cannot be charged for his consensual relationship with a15-year-old. Even more unusual he has said that even a minor is allowed to have pleasures associated with her body.

Make sure kids under 13 can't open an account: Delhi HC to Facebook
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Make sure kids under 13 can't open an account: Delhi HC to Facebook

The Delhi High Court Tuesday asked social networking site Facebook to upload a disclaimer on its home page that children below the age of 13 years cannot open an account on it.

Make sure kids under 13 can't open an account: Delhi HC to Facebook
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Make sure kids under 13 can't open an account: Delhi HC to Facebook

The Delhi High Court Tuesday asked social networking site Facebook to upload a disclaimer on its home page that children below the age of 13 years cannot open an account on it.

Minnesota sued over adult game bill
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Minnesota sued over adult game bill

The entertainment software association (ESA) has sued the state of Minnesota to counter a bill that clamps down on children and teens buying adult gam...