The Biggest Stories of September 26, 2014
Sep 26, 2014
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.
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.
Cities | 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.
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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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...
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 30, 2013
A Spanish court on Friday ordered the immediate release of a man who raped and killed three children, cutting his prison time by 10 years in line with a European human rights ruling.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 28, 2013
A 50-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his daughter for nearly 11 years and fathering a child with her, police said today.
World | Munizae Jehangir | Thursday October 3, 2013
Recently, there have been protests over the rape of a five-year-old in Lahore. The girl was found at a hospital in Lahore in a critical condition. Doctors confirmed that she was savagely raped, several times and as a result her internal organs are se...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 23, 2013
A French mother who allegedly held down her four-year-old son while he was raped by his step-father in a prison visiting room went on trial in Strasbourg on Monday.
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Nadim Asrar | Wednesday September 18, 2013
A minister in Rajasthan's Congress government has been accused of rape by a 27-year-old woman who says she fears for her life, has been threatened and even offered money to take back her allegations.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday July 19, 2013
In yet another shocking incident of child rape in Kerala, police in Kannur have arrested five persons, including the parents of a teenager, who was raped by her father and others since she was 11-years-old.
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 16, 2013
Raped and brutalised, but too young to get her attacker behind bars - that is the story of a child who has been denied justice for nine long years. The 45-year-old accused was caught and identified by the child in court. But he was let off, all becau...