Sisters Alphy, Nina Rose, Ancitta, Anupama and Josephine of Kuravilangad convent, Kottayam, have been featured in the magazine for their fight against injustice.
City police commissioner A K Viswanathan inaugurated the scheme ‘Thozhi’ on Friday in a bid to reach out to the victims of child abuse.
The issue came to light after a 14-year-old girl filed a complaint with the police.
The couple allegedly videographed the crime on their mobile phone while their aide Lithin threatened the victim using this footage and abused her again.
Major flaws in probe, prosecution’s failure ensured acquittal of accused: Experts on Walayar sisters murder
The prosecution could not make charges of homicide or abetment to suicide stick, despite the forensic surgeon providing enough hard evidence to nail the accused
The children had revealed, during a post-placement counselling session in the USA, that they had been sexually abused at the Aanchal Shishu Kendra in Rewa.
In yet another incident of child abuse in the state, the Kidangoor police on Monday arrested four persons hailing from Kudalloor near Kidangoor.
The arrested, Vinod, a native of Arangamugal in Neyyattinkara, had abused the girl at their residence during her summer holidays last April.
Hyderabad's POSCO court punishes senior citizen with 20 years rigorous imprisonment for sexually abusing 4-year-old
In a historic judgment delivered in less than a year, a POCSO court on Wednesday sentenced a 62-year-old man to 20 years of rigorous imprisonment for sexually abusing a minor.
They threatened to release the video in case they failed to pay up.
In her complaint, the 35-year-old woman alleged that Hapur SDM Dinesh Kumar sexually abused her for the last four years and due to which, she underwent abortion twice.
The Vatican said Francis had accepted the 75-year old's resignation, without providing any further details on the case.
The accused was also beaten up by the passersby after they saw the girl beating the eve-teaser.
The recent incidents of sexual abuse of children with special needs by caregivers at resource centres highlight the need for parent-inclusive sessions
The Oscar-nominated star of "127 Hours" was behind a school called Studio 4, which had branches in New York and Los Angeles.