Child abuse

Anganwadi ayah brands three-year-old boy with hot spatula in Andhra Pradesh's Kakinada

The incident came to light on Friday when the boy’s parents took up the matter with the Anganwadi centre staff after his lips got swollen.

published on : 3rd April 2021

Alabama Shakes drummer Steven William Johnson arrested for alleged child abuse

Johnson was indicted on charges of alleged willful torture, willful abuse, and cruelly beating or otherwise willfully maltreating a child under the age of 18.

published on : 29th March 2021

4 children denied justice in sexual abuse cases everyday due to insufficient evidence: Study

In 2019, 43 per cent of cases were closed by police on this ground as per the final reports filed in court, the study said.

published on : 8th March 2021

Thane couple booked for torturing 9-year-old for bedwetting

The complainant is the nine-year-old's biological mother, an official said.

published on : 28th February 2021

Puppets teaching the value of dialling 100 in Madurai

The teachers of Dr T Thirunanam Primary School in the city have adopted a novel way to raise awareness on child abuse through traditional puppet shows, drawing attention and admiration.

published on : 28th February 2021

Child abusers to get psychological support in Kerala

However, their psychiatric, psychosocial and medical history were seldom assessed.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Jharkhand locals protest in Delhi against Rihanna's beauty brand, allege 'child abuse'

The protesters claimed that they belonged to two voluntary organisation which work for the welfare of children, especially child labour.

published on : 12th February 2021

This NGO leads fight against child abuse

Tejo Barath is developing a mobile app to make kids understand body safety rules, gender equality through interactive sessions and fun exercise to ensure better learning experience

published on : 7th February 2021

Techies to do their bit against child abuse

The members of PT are getting many enquiries from different parts of the state.

published on : 29th January 2021

Minor girl raped in UP village

The 23-year-old man had lured the minor to a secluded spot by offering her Rs 10.

published on : 16th January 2021

UP paedophile held for abusing 50 children brought to Delhi by CBI for forensic, medical assessment

Ram Bhuwan had allegedly abused around 50 children in the age group of 5-16 years in four districts of Uttar Pradesh for over a decade and selling those recorded sexually explicit acts on dark web.

published on : 11th January 2021

Walayar case: Kerala HC sets aside lower court order acquitting all accused, orders re-trial

The case involves the death of two Dalit girls aged 13 and 9, 52 days apart in early 2017 after sexual assault.

published on : 6th January 2021

49-year-old man gets one year 'rigorous imprisonment' for molesting school girls in Maharashtra

In the order passed recently, special court judge S S Shaikh also slapped a fine of Rs 5,000 on the convict Ashwin Arvind Puranik.

published on : 1st January 2021

Six held in Ernakulam for circulation of child pornography

The raids, which commenced early in the morning continued late into the night, the officials said.

published on : 28th December 2020

'Victory for children': Philippines set to raise age of sexual consent

The Catholic-majority country has one of the lowest ages of consent in the world, allowing adults to legally have sex with children as young as 12 if they agree.

published on : 21st December 2020
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