Cities | Edited by Mala Das | Friday September 26, 2014
A three-year-old girl was allegedly raped by the principal of a pre-school in Hari Nagar in west Delhi.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
A primary school teacher was yesterday detained for allegedly raping several students in central China's Hubei Province, in the latest of a series of child molestation cases in the country.
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...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
Child marriage "is an evil worse than rape" and should be completely eradicated from society, a Delhi court has said while ordering registration of a case against a girl's parents for getting her married at a tender age.
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Right to life, dignity, or justice means little when one lives on the pavement. And this was brought home yet again to this family in suburban Borivali, who lost their little daughter to a sexual predator two days ago.
India | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava | Wednesday August 6, 2014
The cabinet has approved a draft bill to amend the Juvenile Justice Act, through which minors above the age of 16 who are accused of heinous crimes like rape and murder can be tried as adults. But in view of concerns about child rights, the decision ...
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.
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 | 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...
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 | Monday July 21, 2014
The search for the alleged rapist of a six-year-old first grader in an elite school of Bangalore has led the police to a skating instructor who stashed videos of schoolchildren being raped.
South | Written by Radhika Iyer | Saturday July 19, 2014
Two years ago, another Bangalore school had tried to hush up the rape of her seven-year-old child inside its premises, claims this mother
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday July 26, 2014
The alleged rape of a six-year-old at a prominent school in Bangalore that has enraged the city triggered more protests by parents today.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 17, 2014
The alleged rape of a six-year-old at a prominent school in Bangalore has enraged the city and triggered massive protests by parents.
South | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 17, 2014
The rape of a six-year-old in a prominent school in Bangalore has enraged the city and triggered protests by parents. A form that many schools have asked parents to sign, declaring that they can't be held responsible for the child's safety, has led t...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 16, 2014
Even though the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has opposed the Women and Child Development ministry's proposal about trying juveniles involved in heinous crimes as adults, the National Commission for Women today backed the...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 14, 2014
The parents of the girl who was gang-raped in a moving bus in Delhi on December 16, 2012 have welcomed the statement of Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi, who said today that juveniles, accused of serious crimes like rape, be treated...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 15, 2014
Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi on Sunday said juveniles accused of heinous crimes like rape should be treated on par with adult offenders.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 12, 2014
Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi today said the Centre was ready to launch Rape Crisis Centres across the country that would offer a range of support services for survivors of molestation.