India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 1, 2015
Ahead of the release of the juvenile convict involved in the December 16 gangrape, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi today said that she has written to the Home Ministry demanding that those accused of sexual abuse and having served a sentence, should be tracked once released.
Opinion | Harish Iyer | Tuesday November 24, 2015
My first encounter with sex was a game of power and almost manslaughter.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 8, 2015
Like girls, boys are equally at risk of abuse and there is a need to make sex education compulsory in schools with a focus on what constitutes child abuse, rights activists said on Sunday.
Opinion | Rajeev Chandrasekhar | Friday October 16, 2015
India's children deserve better. Let us not wait for the next incident.
Opinion | Rajeev Chandrasekhar | Thursday August 13, 2015
No fact-finding study has ever been conducted on the number of orphans in India.
Bangalore News | Thursday August 6, 2015
The headmistress of a private school in Bengaluru has been arrested after a 3-year-old was sexually assaulted on Monday. The police has also arrested the chairman of the trust that governs the school, which is nearly 40 years old.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Eight men have been charged with hundreds of child sex offences against a 13-year-old girl in Australia, including her father whom police alleged Wednesday organised the horrific abuse over two years.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday July 22, 2015
When a teenage girl quietly slipped a letter to her school teacher last week, the latter had no idea that it was not a simple request for leave, but a desperate plea for help. For, in the letter, the child had written that her father had been raping her, and that her mother, who had witnessed these sexual assaults, did nothing to help her.
India News | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Ravindra Kumar, the 24-year-old man arrested last week for allegedly killing a six-year-old girl, has told the police that he sexually assaulted as many as 30 children.
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Friday July 17, 2015
The blight of India's dwindling number of girls has worsened in urban India, according to a report by Save the Children, a global NGO with decades of experience.
Andhra Pradesh News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Friday June 19, 2015
The body of a shopkeeper, who allegedly raped and killed a seven-year-old girl, was assaulted b a mob in Andhra Pradesh's Eluru.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 4, 2015
UN chief Ban Ki-moon today moved to set up an independent external review of how the United Nations handled allegations of sexual abuse of children by French and African troops in the Central African Republic.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday May 18, 2015
Adam Johnson was arrested in March on suspicion of sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl. He was initially suspended by Sunderland pending the outcome of police investigations but has since returned to action for the club.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 3, 2015
British Prime Minister David Cameron will make child sexual abuse a national priority on a par with organised crime today, as he announces a series of measures to prevent systematic abuse.
Delhi News | Written by Tanima Biswas | Sunday March 1, 2015
As a seven-year-old, Raju (name changed) would usually be out playing with his friends in the evening. But he now sticks by his parents' side, whenever he steps out of his house.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday February 6, 2015
Pope Francis has sent Catholic clergy a powerful reminder of their duty to stamp out sexual abuse of children by priests, warning that they must never let a fear of scandal lead to cover-ups.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday January 23, 2015
At a government-run juvenile home in Hyderabad, the mysterious death of an 11-year-old boy this week has uncovered horrifying conditions in which nearly 200 boys are forced to live.
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Thursday January 22, 2015
An 11-year-old boy was on Wednesday found dead under mysterious circumstances at a juvenile home in Saidabad area of Hyderabad.
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 | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 6, 2014
The Supreme Court today sought response from the Centre and all state governments on a plea alleging steep rise in cases of sexual abuse of children in schools across the country and seeking steps to check such incidents.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 2, 2014
The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse in Australia held a public hearing today to inquire into the Satyananda Yoga Ashram sex abuse cases.
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 20, 2014
The Telangana police chief today appealed to citizens to firmly oppose attacks on children and their sexual harassment and take a solemn pledge to end the social menace.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Twelve new alleged victims of child sexual abuse have come forward following a report last week detailing horrific crimes against at least 1,400 young people in a northern English town, police said on Tuesday.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday July 8, 2014
The British government vowed on Monday to discover whether public institutions have exposed vulnerable children to sexual abuse - and whether authorities suppressed abuse allegations to protect politicians and other powerful people.