Ayodhya student falls off school roof, parents claim foul play
The parents alleged that the body of their daughter bore several injury marks on her hands, feet and hips.
Class 10 student falls to death in UP school; father claims principal asked her to come during vacation
According to the parents, the victim was called to school by the principal regarding an article for the school magazine even as the school was shut for summer vacations on Friday morning.
Tokyo Olympics champion Kawai comes out in support of protesting Indian wrestlers
Kawai, who won the 57kg women's freestyle gold in Tokyo, is the first high-profile international wrestler to come out in support of the protesting Indian wrestlers.
Delhi Court awards life sentence to Ravinder Kumar for rape, murder of 6-year-old girl
The judge said the crime was no less than an "act of a predator" and it has shaken the conscience of the society.
Newborn dumped, 17-year-old mom held in Vijayawada
According to Penamaluru police, the minor girl, While writing the exam, reportedly suffered labour and went to the toilet, where she gave birth to a boy.
13-year-old Dalit girl gang-raped in UP's Amethi
Amethi Superintendent of Police Elamaran G said the girl's father filed a complaint accusing one Waris (20), who lives in his village, and an unidentified man of abducting and raping his daughter.
Doctor booked under Pocso Act in Varkala
As per the complaint, the doctor touched the girl’s private body parts during the medical examination. The girl revealed this to her mother when they reached home.
Chennai: Man arrested under Pocso for harassing daughter
The 38-year-old accused was arrested at the Delhi Airport when he entered the country from the US.
Gujarat court awards death sentence to man for killing minor girl by stabbing her 34 times
The convict has been given a month's time to make an appeal in the high court.
AIADMK cadre accused of sexual assault on minor ousted
“A 15-year-old girl went to meet AIADMK’s Paramakudi town functionary Sigamani for some financial help in December last year.
Pocso for Assam men marrying girls under 14
Those who would marry girls aged between 14 and 18 years would be dealt with under the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, the CM added.
Jail term can’t be reduced under POCSO Act: Karnataka HC
Strikes down special court’s order in a 2015 case that reduced imprisonment to five years instead of seven
Kodagu school teacher booked under POCSO Act
The accused, Manohar Naik, is suspected to be absconding even as special police teams have been formed to arrest him.
Class 12 girl gets pregnant, student booked
A Class 12 student was booked under the POCSO Act for impregnating a 17-year-old girl.
Two held for raping teenager, burning her body with cigarette butts in UP
The 15-year-old had gone to fetch water from a hand pump on Friday night, when the accused forcibly took her to a hut in the village and allegedly raped her.
Private school teacher held under POCSO Act
A 26-year-old physical education teacher was arrested under POCSO Act for allegedly raping a 17-year-old student.
HC's bail to man booked for abusing minors cancelled
The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court cancelled bail granted to an accused who was charged of sexually abusing two minor girls in Thoothukudi.
POCSO Act: Death penalty will be futile, says former Delhi HC Chief Justice Shah
Shah, along with other child rights activists and lawyers expressed their dissatisfaction over the recent ordinance to amend the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
10 more child rape cases on day President promulgated ordinance
On a day when President Ram Nath Kovind promulgated an ordinance prescribing death penalty for those convicted of raping minors, at least 10 incidents of child rape surfaced in various parts of India.
President Kovind clears Centre's ordinance seeking death penalty for child rapists
As per the amended law, death sentence for rapists of girl under12 years, while the minimum punishment in case of women has been increased from rigorous imprisonment of 7 years to 10 years
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
'Bazball' powers England to new first-day record against Pakistan in 1st Test