How Can We Make Schools Safer for Students?
Jul 18, 2014
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
A teenage girl was shot dead by the NDFB in the presence of her parents in Assam's Chirang district as militants suspected her of being a police informer and a probe has been announced after chilling video of the killing was aired by local television...
Monday August 18, 2014
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), India's largest software services firm, on Monday said it has pledged Rs 100 crore towards financing hygienic sanitation facilities for girl students across 10,000 schools.
Cities | Written by Tanima Biswas | Sunday July 6, 2014
A 23-year-old teacher was allegedly kidnapped and raped in the Balwakheri village of Muzaffarnagar district in western Uttar Pradesh. The act was reportedly filmed by two friends of the accused.
Cities | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday June 2, 2014
A Class 6 student in West Bengal's Birbhum district was allegedly gang-raped by three students of her school on Thursday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 4, 2014
Two BSc students were yesterday arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide of a 20-year-old Dalit girl, their college mate whom they had been harassing for over one year, police said yesterday.
World | Reuters | Thursday April 24, 2014
A boy and girl trapped in a sinking South Korean ferry with hundreds of other high school students tied their life jacket cords together, a diver who recovered their bodies said, presumably so they wouldn't float apart.
World | Associated Press | Monday April 14, 2014
More than 500 male students and staff were to give DNA samples in an unprecedented operation launched on Monday to uncover who raped a 16-year-old girl in the toilets of a French school.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 27, 2014
Police today booked the headmaster of a school housed in a religious place at Malerkotla near Sangrur in Punjab for allegedly sexually assaulting five girl students.
Cities | J Sam Daniel Stalin (with PTI inputs) | Monday March 3, 2014
A college student was allegedly raped by two engineering students, who are twins, in Coimbatore. Both the accused have been arrested.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 23, 2014
A 45-year-old school teacher was today arrested following allegations of sexual abuse of his girl students in Kannur, Kerala, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 13, 2014
A school teacher allegedly molested his students, following which their parents created a ruckus in the school in Kanpur, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 4, 2014
Two youths were nabbed today for alleged sexual assault on two girl students in Hyderabad, a police officer said today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday January 5, 2014
Demanding a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe, the grieving father of the teenage Bengal girl - gang-raped twice and allegedly set ablaze - on Saturday said the family would meet President Pranab Mukherjee on January 7 amid mounting protest...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 31, 2013
In a new year bonanza for girl students in Haryana, the state government will provide free travel facility to them in the state-owned buses.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday December 20, 2013
The gruesome incident in which Keerti Revati, a 10th standard girl, was set afire by a man who had been harassing her for some time in Pithapuram town in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday evoked vociferous protests from the student community.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 8, 2013
Four girl students aged between 10 to 12 years of a North Delhi Municipal Corporation in Auchandi village near Narela complained of stomach ache after having midday meal in a school and were admitted to a local hospital today.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday November 7, 2013
Two girl students, who had alleged that they had been ragged and threatened of rape by a senior, have been suspended by the Pondicherry University.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 12, 2013
The Punjab government will distribute free bicycles to over one lakh girl students of government schools in the state, as part of a scheme aimed at motivating them for higher education.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 29, 2013
A Rapid Action Force constable allegedly molested a school girl in Darjeeling, triggering angry protests by locals and students who fought a pitched battle with police.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 25, 2013
A Pakistani university has fined girl students for wearing jeans on the campus, a media report said on Wednesday.