Police launches campaign against elopement by minors

In the last six months, the city police have closed 295 kidnapping cases and rescued 241 missing girls.

published on : 19th October 2021

Congress, BJP in Madhya Pradesh spar over 'Kanya Pujan'

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan had performed Kanya Pujan of minor girls to mark Dussehra festivities during the poll campaign in Raigaon.

published on : 18th October 2021

JEE-Advanced: Slip in successful girl candidate count

JEE-Advanced is the entrance test for admission into IITs and NITs. A total of 1,41,699 candidates appeared in both papers.

published on : 16th October 2021

Guntur: Two held for sexually assaulting minor girls

A case was filed against two people for sexually assaulting two minor girls at Inavole village in Tulluru mandal on Thursday. According to police, it was learnt that the 12-year-old girls were sisters

published on : 15th October 2021

Meet Rumeysa Gelgi, the tallest living woman who stands over 7 feet

The previous record-holder was China’s Yao Defen, who stood at 7 feet, 7 inches before she died in 2012 at the age of 40.

published on : 14th October 2021

Some girls return to school as Taliban seeks to manage image

A video posted by the group's spokesman Suhail Shaheen showed dozens of schoolgirls in black, some wearing white head scarves and others with black face veils, sat in chairs waving Taliban flags.

published on : 5th October 2021

Nine-year-old girl raped in UP's Bareilly

According to the complaint, the man raped the girl in a drunken state at his home on Saturday, Senior Sub Inspector Swadesh Pal Singh said.

published on : 29th September 2021

Missing for14 years, Jharkhand girl returns home with govt initiative

The development took place a few days back after it came to the knowledge of Chief Minister Hemant Soren that Jayanti is in Punjab.

published on : 28th September 2021

Govt to ensure 1/3rd girl students in tech education: CM Naveen Patnaik 

He sought the support of the Second Chance Education Programme of UN Women which in collaboration with the State Government can help women who have not been able to complete their education.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Girls in Afghanistan will be allowed to return to school 'as soon as possible': Taliban

It comes after the education ministry ordered male teachers and students back to secondary school at the weekend, but made no mention of the country's women educators and girl pupils.

published on : 21st September 2021

Fake love marriages led to sexual exploitation of over 100 Christian girls: Kerala diocese

"This was an organised and planned attempt with certain aim rather than isolated incidents," said Fr John Pallikkavayalil, director, department of catechism, in a press release. 

published on : 16th September 2021

Days after Saidabad rape case, two more minors sexually assaulted in Telangana

While Jagtial district saw a six-year-old girl sexually assaulted by a teenager, a similar incident was reported from Mangalhat where a nine-year-old girl was abused by her distant relative.

published on : 16th September 2021

Andhra Pradesh: After SOS, police arrest man who tried to assault minor girls

According to the SI, the accused, identified as M Anil Kumar, 21, is residing in Indiramma colony in B Kothakota. He is a construction worker.

published on : 16th September 2021

Eight charged under POCSO Act for parading six minor girls naked in MP village

Baniya village and surrounding areas are facing a drought-like situation and locals believe the ritual will please the rain god and bring showers, the police said.

published on : 10th September 2021

Richa Chadha wants all-female crew for maiden production venture 'Girls Will Be Girls'

'Girls Will Be Girls', directed by Shuchi Talati, will be produced through the banner Pushing Button Studios, Crawling Angel Films, Dolce Vita Films, France.

published on : 6th September 2021
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