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MP man gets death penalty for raping, killing his 6-year-old daughter

The 42-year-old accused suspected his wife's character and believed the victim was not his biological child, the prosecution said.

25 Dec 2018 10:03 AM

3-year-old raped by guard in Delhi, locals bash him up

The minor girl was raped allegedly by man who works as guard and lives in ground floor of same building as child.

17 Dec 2018 12:00 PM

RJD MLA, 5 others held guilty of minor girl’s rape

Special court in Patna held RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav and five others guilty of luring and raping a girl

16 Dec 2018 4:53 AM

Madhya Pradesh: Teacher arrested for showing obscene videos to minor girls

The matter came to light when the students narrated their ordeals to their parents, who reached out to the police.

02 Dec 2018 2:56 PM

3 employees of children's home in TN held for 'sexual abuse' of girl inmates

The girl inmates alleged that they were sexually abused and threatened with dire consequences if they reported the matter to anyone.

27 Nov 2018 4:45 PM


Shameful, inhuman: SC slams Bihar govt for shelter home violations

The top court gave the state government 24 hours to it add the charges under section 377 (rape) IPC and POCSO Act in the FIR.

27 Nov 2018 12:12 PM

French student on exchange programme molested by host's father in Delhi

French teenager said her host student's father sexually assaulted her on Oct 18 when she was alone in room.

29 Oct 2018 1:25 PM

Delhi cab driver rapes 5-yr-old girl while driving her to school, arrested

The 39-year-old driver was booked under the POCSO Act on the complaint lodged against him by the parents of the alleged victim.

23 Oct 2018 2:16 PM

20-year-old man gets life term for raping toddler in Secunderbad

The judge also slapped a fine of Rs 2,000 on Singh, who was convicted under relevant sections of POCSO Act and the Indian Penal Code.

16 Oct 2018 6:25 PM

Kabaddi coach, accused of molestation, commits suicide in Bengaluru hotel

The alleged incident of molestation took place in the girls' dressing room of a training centre on October 9.

16 Oct 2018 2:03 PM


Minor girl in Delhi lured with pizza offer by landlord’s son, gangraped

The girl stays in a shanty in Kalyan Vaas, Kalyanpuri, while the four accused stay in east Vinod Nagar.

15 Oct 2018 5:49 PM

64-yr-old TN man gets double life term for raping minor girl, transmitting STD

According to the prosecution, Ramayan, a farmer from Orathanadu, had befriended the 11-year-old girl and raped her.

11 Oct 2018 4:52 PM

Karnataka teacher arrested for sexually abusing, molesting orphan girls

The teacher has been booked under POCSO Act and Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

06 Oct 2018 2:02 PM

5-yr-old girl raped by her neighbour in Maharashtra's Thane

The girl had taken shelter near the house of her neighbour as it was raining heavily. The accused pulled her inside his home and raped her.

22 Sep 2018 12:28 PM

Govt official among 4 detained by CBI in Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse case

CBI has detained Rani, assistant director in the social welfare department between 2015-17, and three staff members of Brajesh Thakur.

20 Sep 2018 8:50 PM


Maharashtra horror: Two minor girls gangraped in Pune, one dies

One of the rescued girls who was undergoing treatment at government hospital slipped into a coma and succumbed to injuries Wednesday night.

20 Sep 2018 1:29 PM

Noida: Father takes 13-yr-old daughter outside home, rapes her

The 40-year-old accused was arrested following a complaint by his wife at the Dadri police station on Sunday.

18 Sep 2018 10:29 AM

Pune convent school principal showed porn to 14-yr-old boy, case filed: Police

A woman counsellor, who was aware of the incident but asked victim to remain silent, has also been named in complaint, an official said.

17 Sep 2018 12:24 PM

Hyderabad: 5-yr-old girl lured with chocolate, raped on school grounds by staff

Agitated locals had gathered at the school and vandalised school property. The situation is now under control.

16 Sep 2018 11:49 AM

Chennai: 17 accused of raping teen may get death penalty

Charge sheet was filed before a Mahila court in Chennai for cases under POCSO Act, nearly two months after the incident came to the fore.

13 Sep 2018 10:56 AM