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Court rejects bail of priest accused of sexual assault on minor boy

Court rejects bail of priest accused of sexual assault on minor boy

Mumbai: A special court designated under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) has denied bail to a priest charged ...Read More

Mumbai Crime: Shopkeeper convicted for sexually harassing 4-yr-old

Mumbai Crime: Shopkeeper convicted for sexually harassing 4-yr-old

Mumbai: A 28-year-old man was convicted by a special court designated under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act f...Read More

Gujarat Crime: Minor girl hangs herself as boyfriend leaks intimate video

Gujarat Crime: Minor girl hangs herself as boyfriend leaks intimate video

Now, the boy has been booked for rape under relevant sections of Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences ...Read More

Mumbai Crime: Maulvi gets 6 years in jail for sexually assaulting child

Mumbai Crime: Maulvi gets 6 years in jail for sexually assaulting child

The matter came to light when the child and her friends wrote a letter to their school teacher, describing her ordeal.

Nithyananda probe: 14, including members of child welfare committee, booked for showing porn to children

Nithyananda probe: 14, including members of child welfare committee, booked for showing porn to children

Among the 14 people against whom an FIR was registered on March 6 on the order of a special court also included members of the Child Welf...Read More

Catching them young: Drug abuse become part of syllabus of Kerala schoolkids; cops baffled

Catching them young: Drug abuse become part of syllabus of Kerala schoolkids; cops baffled

Kerala’s drug consumption amongst its youth was recorded as the second highest after Punjab in 2017

Mumbai Crime: Man gets 12 years jail for raping child with disability

Mumbai Crime: Man gets 12 years jail for raping child with disability

Mumbai: A special court designated under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act on Thursday sentenced a 29-year-old ...Read More

Mumbai Crime: Man convicted for groping minor in train

Mumbai Crime: Man convicted for groping minor in train

Mumbai: A special court designated under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act on Tuesday sentenced a 25-year-old m...Read More

Maha: 16-year-old Dalit girl raped by 10 persons; five arrested

Maha: 16-year-old Dalit girl raped by 10 persons; five arrested

The incident came to light after some locals saw the girl crying outside a temple in the city on Tuesday and alerted the police.

Man gets jail for attempting to sodomise 8-yr-old boy

Man gets jail for attempting to sodomise 8-yr-old boy

Mumbai: A man in his late thirties was on Monday convicted for sexually assaulting an eight-year-old boy in 2016 and sentenced him to 10 ...Read More

Man gets 10 years jail for kidnapping, sexually assaulting minor

Man gets 10 years jail for kidnapping, sexually assaulting minor

Mumbai: A POCSO court here sentenced a 27-year-old carpenter to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment for kidnapping and sexually abusing his...Read More

Taloja cops find no luck after scouring railway tracks with GRP, RPF to locate missing teen

Taloja cops find no luck after scouring railway tracks with GRP, RPF to locate missing teen

Mumbai: Taloja Police have checked recent suicide incidents or suicide attempts along with the Government Railway Police (GRP) and Railwa...Read More

109 children sexually abused every day in India in 2018

109 children sexually abused every day in India in 2018

According to the recently released NCRB data, 32,608 cases were reported in 2017 while 39,827 cases were reported in 2018 under the Prote...Read More

Mumbai: Man gets 3 months for showing porn video to minor girl

Mumbai: Man gets 3 months for showing porn video to minor girl

Mumbai: A POCSO court here sentenced a 41-year-old man to three months imprisonment for showing a pornographic video to a minor girl.Spec...Read More

27-year-old man held for sexually harassing beautician

27-year-old man held for sexually harassing beautician

Mumbai: A 27-year-old man, who recently completed his jail term in a POCSO case, was arrested on Tuesday from Vasai in Palghar district f...Read More

6-year-old raped in Malvani school bathroom; probe on

6-year-old raped in Malvani school bathroom; probe on

Malvani Police have booked an unidentified person under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Protection of Children from ...Read More

Legal process has become too expensive for poor people: President Kovind

Legal process has become too expensive for poor people: President Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind has called upon the Parliament of the country to amend laws in such a way that the convicts of crimes under POC...Read More

School teacher arrested for molesting children

School teacher arrested for molesting children

Kannur: A teacher of an aided school has been arrested here for allegedly molesting his students during coaching classes, police said on ...Read More

West Bengal: Two girls gangraped, minor boys held

West Bengal: Two girls gangraped, minor boys held

Kolkata: Two minor girls, who beg outside the Kalighat temple in south Kolkata, were allegedly abducted and gangraped on the banks of Adi...Read More

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