World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 9, 2015
UN rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein on Friday said France should have probed much earlier claims that its soldiers raped children in the Central African Republic between December 2013 and June 2014.
India News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora; Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday April 24, 2015
A five-year-old girl who was allegedly raped in Mumbai on Tuesday was kept waiting for hours as policemen of two districts argued over who should take the case.
India News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Saturday April 11, 2015
A 16-year old girl in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district has filed a complaint with the police alleging that she was repeatedly raped by her father, uncle and brother for more than two years.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 5, 2015
Alen Muhic, abandoned at birth by his Muslim mother who was raped by a Serb soldier during the Bosnian war of the 1990s, went on a quest two decades later to find his biological parents.
Gurgaon News | Written by Ketki Angre | Wednesday April 1, 2015
Raped brutally, a five-year-old child had to move from one hospital to another, till she reached one that conducted the five-hour surgery she needed to survive. The family says both hospitals did not have the facilities.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday February 6, 2015
A police hunt is on for a man who is believed to have raped and killed an eight-year-old girl in Hoskote in Bengaluru Rural district. The child's body was discovered in a car shed on Thursday evening by other children playing in the area, which is su...
Cities | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from PTI) | Friday February 6, 2015
The body of an eight-year-old girl was found in a shed in an industrial area of Hoskote Taluk in Karnataka on Thursday evening. Police suspect the girl was raped and murdered.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir | Friday December 19, 2014
A girl of class 8 was allegedly raped by her hostel warden in in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh.
India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday October 28, 2014
Baby Amal, who was raped when she was three years old, had testified in court and was found "unreliable," is finally vindicated. The men accused of assaulting her have been sentenced to life imprisonment. The state has also been directed to pay a com...
Blog | Swathi Sukumar | Saturday October 18, 2014
A child and her remarkable mother have won their case. That's just one battle.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Saturday October 18, 2014
She was three when she was raped, and was made to testify in court against her attacker, who was then let off on grounds that the child's account was "unreliable".
Delhi News | 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.
India News | 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.
Ghaziabad News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday August 18, 2014
Security forces had to be deployed in the Loni area of Ghaziabad today when residents went on a rampage following reports that a child had been sexually assaulted by a neighbor, who happens to belong to the minority community.
Bangalore News | 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.
Bangalore News | 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.
Bangalore News | 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 News | 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...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 26, 2014
Abdul Sesay used to carry an AK-47 in jailed Liberian warlord Charles Taylor's notorious "Demon Forces" militia, which tortured, killed and raped its way through the country's second civil war.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 5, 2014
Allegations that 220 child sailors at an Australian navy training base were raped or brutalised in the 1980s are so serious they will be raised in a paper to parliament, a report said Monday.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday January 21, 2014
After a 13-year-old boy reported in 1979 that a priest raped and threatened him at gunpoint to keep quiet, the Archdiocese of Chicago assured the boy's parents that, although the cleric avoided prosecution, he would receive treatment and have no furt...