Three instances of drowning of teenagers, including a girl, in separate incidents were reported on Saturday and Sunday.
In her statement, the girl said she was abducted by the youth when she was heading to here residence from central university Vijaypur.
A 14-year-old boy sustained severe injuries after he came in contact with a live wire on his neighbour’s terrace in Mathikere on Tuesday.
The study found that stunting and underweight prevalence were 10 percentage points higher in children born to adolescent mothers than in children born to adult mothers.
The child's 13-year-old father Ramesh Tamang, a class Vth student, fell in love with IVth grader Pabitra Tamang who then quit her studies.
Researchers found that reframing how students view food-marketing campaigns can spur adolescents, particularly boys, to make healthier daily dietary choices for an extended period of time.
Food insecurity in mid-childhood and early adolescence were associated with impaired ability in maths and English.
Parents suspect incident to be fallout of an argument she had with a bunch of boys in the school.
The kidnapping, conversion and marriage of two Hindu girls in Sindh province forced the Pak govt to act against the scourge. Protecting women and children from religious barbarity could be a long haul
Begum, now 19, resurfaced at a refugee camp in Syria and told reporters recently that she wants to come home.
The family's lawyer said 19-year-old Shamima Begum and the baby are in good health.
Describing it as a goodwill gesture, Pakistani authorities said the Pakistan Rangers who had apprehended the 16-year-old had alerted India’s Border Security Force and initiated an enquiry at the time.
The couple, aged 19 and 18, decided to take the extreme step as their parents opposed the relationship, police said.
Through the first-of-its-kind research, the laboratory found crimes — sexual assault and rape are common causes for teenage pregnancies in Telangana.
In April 2014, D Balaraju kidnapped the girl and took her to his friend’s room at Rajendra Nagar on his bike. In the room, he forcefully had intercourse with her several times.