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'Please be decent': Smriti Irani to BJP lawmaker on POCSO Act debate in Parl

Yadav said: 'My friend came to visit me and he started talking about porn. I was confused. I have heard of popcorn, but not porn.'

25 Jul 2019 10:22 AM

Rajya Sabha passes POCSO Amendment Bill

The leader also suggested that more and more people in public life come out and speak about sexual abuse.

25 Jul 2019 6:48 AM

Government approves POCSO Act changes

Includes death penalty for sexual offences against children, strict action on child porn.

11 Jul 2019 5:52 AM

Hyderabad: Juvenile found guilty of sexual assaulting 5-year-old girl

The incident took place on December 21, 2015, when the boy was 12 years old and the girl was just 5-year-old.

30 Jun 2019 11:39 AM

15-yr-old dies after sexual assault in Gurugram, 3 minors arrested

Father of the deceased child said that his son is mentally deficient from the time of his birth.

23 Jun 2019 12:51 PM


UP: 11-year-old girl raped, killed, 'head crushed with bricks'

Later, the girl’s naked body which had injury marks around her neck and private parts was found.

22 Jun 2019 3:21 PM

Telangana: Father arrested for raping 5-year-old daughter multiple times

In the complaint, she said that her 5-year-old daughter was raped multiple times by her alcoholic husband.

22 Jun 2019 8:56 AM

Minor raped at her residence inside Army's Eastern Command in Kolkata

A case was registered against the accused, a Group D staff of the Army, under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

20 Jun 2019 8:58 AM

39-yr-old migrant labourer rapes minor in Punjab, beaten to death by mob

The incident occurred in Dinesh Nagar area under Ramamandi Police Station limits.

03 Jun 2019 10:49 AM

Bengal BJP candidate booked for sexually assaulting 17-yr-old girl

The incident took place on April 26 and the complaint was filed the next day.

11 May 2019 9:19 AM


18-month-old raped by uncle in Agra; found unconscious near bushes

Hours later, the victim was found unconscious and her abdomen was bleeding as well.

10 May 2019 10:53 AM

UP girl, 16, gangraped and kept for 51 days; police refused FIR for a week

As per the complaint filed by the girl’s father, the duo had threatened to kill her if she tried to flee.

08 May 2019 3:23 PM

Minor girl molested multiple times by members of Buddhist-Thai Bharat Society

A case has been registered under relevant section of IPC, POCSO Act and SC/ST Act on April 18 against the three persons.

25 Apr 2019 9:12 AM

Girl raped, body found in drain: Mumbai

After the police questioned thoroughly, Vadivel allegedly confessed that he had kidnapped and killed the girl.

07 Apr 2019 4:52 AM

Hostel warden, husband held for sexually abusing 2 minors in Rajasthan's Alwar

Sukhi Ram, Principal of the school said two girls came to him crying and told him about their sexual harassment.

04 Mar 2019 10:28 AM


Gurgaon man charged for raping live-in partner's adopted child

The minor girl, escaped from Gurgaon last month and arrived in Noida, where she is currently lodged at a women's shelter home.

21 Feb 2019 11:38 AM

School headmaster booked for 'misbehaving' with girl students in Telangana

A case under relevant sections of POCSO Act was registered against the headmaster, who is absconding.

05 Feb 2019 1:51 PM

Girls forced to dance to vulgar songs, have sex: CBI on Muzaffarpur shelter

Thakur used to beat the girls on their private parts if they refused to have sex with guests.

07 Jan 2019 10:25 AM

POCSO Act to get more stringent

Decision comes in wake of govt ban on pornography websites.

29 Dec 2018 1:47 AM

Death penalty for aggravated assault under POCSO Act: Law Minister

The decision comes in the wake of the rising number of crimes against children being reported from across the country.

28 Dec 2018 5:04 PM