Cities | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday September 19, 2014
Over 100 students of a government school in Bangalore have fallen ill after they had mid-day meal at school today.
India | Written by Radhika Iyer | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Over 180 schools in Bangalore have been booked by the police for failing to implement its guidelines for child safety. The guidelines -- issued following a spate of sexual assaults on children in schools and repeated protests by parents -- were to be...
India | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday August 7, 2014
Barely a month after protests raged across Bangalore following the alleged gang-rape of a six-year-old in school, two men were arrested in yet another school for alleged sexual assault on a child.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 6, 2014
A private cab driver attached to a south Delhi school has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a five-year-old girl.
Cities | Written by Radhika Iyer | Wednesday August 6, 2014
Janani Harani was, shepherding her younger sister onto a public bus to get to school in Bangalore when the driver started speeding. The shattering consequence just seconds later was that the little girl lay run over on the road.
South | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday August 5, 2014
A 70-year-old man who was a part-time teacher at a private school in Bangalore has been arrested after an eight-year-old student said she had been sexually abused by him.
Cities | Radhika Iyer | Sunday August 3, 2014
Exactly a month since the alleged gang-rape of a six-year-old girl inside her school, Bangalore continues to protest against increasing crimes against minors and women in the city.
Cities | Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday July 30, 2014
A seven-year-old girl has allegedly been raped in Bangalore, a city that is still coping with the aftermath of a six-year-old's rape in an elite school.
India | Reported by Radhika Iyer, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Two more people have been arrested in the alleged rape of a six-year-old in a classroom in Bangalore's Vibgyor school.
Cities | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 28, 2014
A school in Bangalore where a six-year-old was allegedly raped earlier this month reopened after two weeks with 110 CCTV cameras in the building besides other security measures driven by outraged parents and the police.
Cities | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Monday July 28, 2014
The elite Bangalore school where a six-year-old was raped earlier this month, allegedly by a skating instructor, reopens today for classes 5 to 10.
Cities | Maya Sharma | Sunday July 27, 2014
Installing GPS and CCTV cameras in their buses, not allowing bus drivers to mingle with children and issuing identity cards to all those who come to pick up children - these are some of the new guidelines that the Bangalore police has asked city scho...
India | Written by Radhika Iyer | Friday July 25, 2014
A six-year-old girl would have perhaps had her childhood if the upmarket school in Bangalore she went to conducted background checks on all their employees. She was allegedly raped by a man whose due diligence was not done - an alleged paedophile who...
Blog | Maithreyi Nadapana | Friday July 25, 2014
It's time to take charge, writes Maithreyi Nadapana.
Cities | Written by Radhika Iyer | Wednesday July 23, 2014
Parents across Bangalore have conducted a survey to prioritise security measures that need to be implemented immediately in schools. This has been submitted in the form of a memorandum to the state government, which is soon going to make it a templat...
Cities | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday July 23, 2014
Chairman of Bangalore school where six-year-old girl was allegedly raped arrested
South | Written by Radhika Iyer | Wednesday July 23, 2014
The alleged rape of a child inside an elite Bangalore school on July 2 has shocked the nation; but equally shocking is the fact that another man, who allegedly raped a seven-year-old child inside a city school two years ago, is no longer even behind ...
South | Reported by Radhika Iyer, Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday July 22, 2014
While hundreds of parents protest in panic on the streets of Bangalore after a six year old child was allegedly raped at an elite school this month, Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah today snapped at a reporter saying, "Is this the only news we h...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 22, 2014
A roller skating instructor arrested for the alleged rape of a six-year-old in an elite school in Bangalore had been sacked earlier for touching girls inappropriately despite numerous warnings, the school where he worked previously has disclosed.
India | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 21, 2014
Anger over a six-year-old girl's alleged rape in an elite Bangalore school is believed to have cost the city's police chief his job. Commissioner Raghavendra Auradkar has been transferred at a time the IT city seems to be battling a spurt in crime.