71-year-old, son held for abusing girls

The police said the  kids aged 11 and seven were subjected to sexual abuse at Raj’s place when they came to visit him. 

published on : 18th January 2021

Mumbai cop held for molesting 13-year-old girl

The alleged incident had occurred a few days back, but it came to light after parents of the victim girl filed a complaint against the constable

published on : 16th December 2020

After CM Jagan Mohan Reddy’s meet, steel plant staff up their ante against POSCO

Vizag steel plant employees’ unions to go on a one-day strike on November 26; they say the entry of South Korean company will affect RINL’s expansion plans 

published on : 31st October 2020

5-year-old girl raped by minor uncle in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia 

The in-charge of Revathi police station, Pravin Singh, said the girl had come to her maternal grandmother's village, where she was allegedly raped by her maternal uncle in the morning.

published on : 8th September 2020

Three UP natives held for rape of 14-year-old

 The City police have arrested three youths hailing from Uttar Pradesh in connection with the rape of a 14-year-old girl at Edappally.

published on : 25th August 2020

Andhra Pradesh High Court delivers ‘major’ verdict on POCSO Act 

The verdict was delivered on a petition filed by the father of a B.Arch student of Acharya Nagarjuna University who committed suicide allegedly due to sexual harassment by three of her seniors.

published on : 15th May 2020

Kerala government to set up 28 fast track courts for rape, POSCO cases in 14 districts

The decision in this regard was taken at a cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, here.

published on : 22nd April 2020

Telangana teacher sent to judicial remand for sexually assaulting students

According to the police, Sharath, who hails from Nagarkunrool district, has been teaching at Swami Vivekananda School in Yedhutla village for the last three years.

published on : 7th March 2020

Over 2.4 lakh cases relating to rape and POCSO pending in courts across India: Centre

Not even a single Fast track court have been set up in states like Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and West Bengal where maximum number of rape cases are pending.

published on : 5th March 2020

Home Guard dismissed for sexually assaulting girl in Andhra Pradesh

The accused, working as driver of women police station here was booked under POSCO Act, on Saturday.

published on : 23rd February 2020

Nagpur man held for sexually harassing his four-year-old daughter

The action against the 37-year-old accused was taken based on a complaint lodged by his wife, an inspector of Kanhan Police Station said.

published on : 10th February 2020

SED suspends govt school teacher arrested on sexual harassment charges

It has now came to light that as many as 15 female students had dropped a complaint in the school complaint box apart from calling the "Childline" for help on the matter.

published on : 6th February 2020

Nirbhaya's mother urges Centre to consider death penalty for every rapist

Nirbhaya's mother hailed the Centre for amending Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) and urged it to consider death penalty for every rapists.

published on : 22nd April 2018