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Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 24, 2014
At least 35 inmates escaped from a juvenile justice home in Delhi on Monday when the security staff were shifting two of them to another home in the city, police said.
India | Reuters | Tuesday February 18, 2014
The young boys huddled over a fire between two tracks just beyond the platforms of New Delhi railway station, oblivious to the trains rolling past. They were trying to boil some water to make tea.
Thursday January 30, 2014
Pharmaceutical company Cadila Healthcare said on Thursday that it has received approval of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for marketing Etodolac extended-release tablets in the American market.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday January 20, 2014
One more juvenile has been apprehended by the Delhi Police in connection with the gang-rape of a 51-year-old Danish tourist at knife-point near New Delhi railway station on January 14.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday January 19, 2014
Attacks across Baghdad, including car bombs at an up-scale shopping mall and near a juvenile detention centre, killed 21 people on Saturday as rising violence fuels fears of all-out sectarian war.
South | Maya Sharma | Tuesday January 7, 2014
The study, conducted by an organisation called ECHO, examined 2500 cases of juvenile crimes from six districts in Karnataka along with 50 case studies of juvenile offenders.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday December 27, 2013
Police arrested eleven accused on Thursday, including a juvenile, who allegedly abducted a 20-year-old woman and gangraped her in Karaikal, Puducherry.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 21, 2013
The Delhi High Court on Friday, taking exception to the failure to control rioting by the inmates of juvenile homes, directed the government and police to ensure maintenance of law and order in all the homes.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday December 20, 2013
Luring a juvenile for a homosexual act cost a middle-aged taxi driver his life as the teenager allegedly killed him for his cell phone, police said on Thursday.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 16, 2013
On the night of December 16, 2012, the girl was gang-raped and brutally assaulted by six persons in a moving bus and dumped by the roadside.
India | Written by Ketki Angre | Friday December 6, 2013
Days away from what will be a year after a young paramedic was gang-raped on a bus in the capital, the government wants to make a change in the law - a change that will no longer allow juveniles accused of heinous crimes to get protection under the j...
India | Ketki Angre and A Vaidyanathan | Tuesday December 3, 2013
The top court wanted to know the Centre's views on whether a court can decide if a minor accused could be tried as an adult in a regular criminal court.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday December 2, 2013
The parents of the young medical student whose fatal gang-rape enraged and shook India want laws to be changed so that juvenile offenders are not automatically entitled to trials by special juvenile courts.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday December 2, 2013
The government is planning changes in law to treat juvenile offenders involved in serious crimes on par with adult criminals.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday November 25, 2013
A juvenile was taken into custody for allegedly sexually assaulting a seven-year-old girl from a slum area in Thane, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Five persons, including two juveniles, have been arrested for allegedly stealing 50 kg of silver ornaments from the house of a woman after strangulating her to death in east Delhi.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 13, 2013
A 12-year old boy was allegedly abducted and murdered for ransom by two youths and a juvenile in Bhilwara district of Rajasthan, police said today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 12, 2013
A 23-year-old physiotherapy intern was brutally sexually assaulted by six men, including a juvenile, in a moving bus on December 16, 2012.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 9, 2013
Metropolitan Magistrate Sanjeev Kumar sentenced Asif to three years' imprisonment.
India | A Vaidyanathan | Thursday October 10, 2013
In a landmark move, the Supreme Court has decided to monitor juvenile homes across the country. The top court has set up a panel under the chairmanship of Justice Madan B Lokur, a Supreme Court judge, for the purpose.