POSCO Act

Goa swimming coach booked for molesting 15-year-old girl

Goa swimming coach booked for molesting 15-year-old girl

Surajit Ganguly employed with the Goa Swimming Association (GSA), is accused of molesting a 15- year-old girl who was training under him.

Bail to school headmistress jailed under POCSO Act

Bail to school headmistress jailed under POCSO Act

The Bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan and Navin Sinha heard arguments in part and suspended the remaining sentence awarded to her while sum...Read More

Indore: Seminar helps parents understand POCSO Act

Indore: Seminar helps parents understand POCSO Act

The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012 was enacted to provide a robust legal framework for the protection of c...Read More

Man seeks quashing of FIR in kidnapping case, Bombay HC directs him to marry girl first

Man seeks quashing of FIR in kidnapping case, Bombay HC directs him to marry girl first

A man filed a petition of quashing FIR against him in a kidnapping case but Bombay High Court denied his plea. The court told him that th...Read More

Telangana: Govt school headmaster booked for misbehaving with girl students

Telangana: Govt school headmaster booked for misbehaving with girl students

Hyderabad: A 57-year-old headmaster of a government school in Khammam district, about 300 kms from here, has been booked under POCSO Act ...Read More

Mumbai: Father gets life term for raping daughter

Mumbai: Father gets life term for raping daughter

Mumbai: A special court designated to hear cases under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act sentenced a 40-year-ol...Read More

Mumbai: Man acquitted under POCSO for marrying victim

Mumbai: Man acquitted under POCSO for marrying victim

Mumbai: A special court earlier this week, acquitted a 24-year-old man under the Protection Of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act,...Read More

Jammu and Kashmir: 19 children rescued during raid at orphanage in Kathua after sexual assault complaint

Jammu and Kashmir: 19 children rescued during raid at orphanage in Kathua after sexual assault complaint

Jammu: At least 19 children, including eight girls, have been rescued from an unregistered orphanage in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua distri...Read More

“Capital punishment for raping minors”, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

“Capital punishment for raping minors”, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Mumbai: Addressing the concerns over growing rape incidents in his state, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said it is ...Read More

Mankhurd: Stepfather convicted for sexually assaulting minor daughter

Mankhurd: Stepfather convicted for sexually assaulting minor daughter

Mumbai: The special court designated to hear cases under POCSO convicted a 43-year-old Mankhurd resident and sentenced him to seven years...Read More

2 men sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment for raping minor girls

2 men sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment for raping minor girls

Mumbai: Two men were convicted and sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment in different cases, for sexually assaulting and raping min...Read More

POCSO Act: Parents of minor rape victims are against death penalty, urge government to strengthen judiciary

POCSO Act: Parents of minor rape victims are against death penalty, urge government to strengthen judiciary

New Delhi: Not just child right activists, even parents of minor victims today came out against the Union government’s ordinance providin...Read More

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Bhopal: Distraught victims battling to get their abductors, rapists acquitted

Police forced to press serious charges against men eloping with their minor lovers

Ujjain: Minor girl molested

Ujjain: Minor girl molested

Ujjain: A 16 year old girl filed a complaint with AJAK police station against a youth for molesting her since Tuesday. The girl lodged a ...Read More

Delhi: 54-year-old British national held for sodomising three blind kids

Delhi: 54-year-old British national held for sodomising three blind kids

New Delhi: A 54-year-old British national was arrested on charge of sodomising three blind children in south Delhi, police said on Monday.

Govt shuts down tribal school after minor’s rape in Buldhana

Govt shuts down tribal school after minor’s rape in Buldhana

CM says matter to be probed further, 11 arrested so far

Strict action will be taken against Buldhana accused, says CM Devendra Fadnavis

Strict action will be taken against Buldhana accused, says CM Devendra Fadnavis

New Delhi: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said the Buldhana rape incident will be probed under the supervision o...Read More

Mumbai-based stepfather raped daughter for four years

Mumbai-based stepfather raped daughter for four years

Palghar: A teenage girl was allegedly raped over a period of four years by her 55-year-old stepfather in Nallasopara here, police said to...Read More

Bihar court orders FIR against Mayawati, other BSP leaders

Bihar court orders FIR against Mayawati, other BSP leaders

Hajipur (Bihar): A Vaishali district court today ordered registration of an FIR against BSP president Mayawati and three other party lead...Read More

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Fruit vendor held for minor’s rape

Mumbai : The Colaba police recently arrested a 35 year old man who had been allegedly raping his niece for the last several years till th...Read More

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