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  • Bangalore minor rape: Are schools safe anymore? Yesterday

    It's been three days since a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a school in Bangalore. The police has arrested a staff member and have named three others in the case. Parents and activists are angry after it was revealed that the school was running in contravention to norms. ...
  • Bangalore school shocker: How to make our schools safer? Yesterday

    A three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a Bangalore school on Tuesday. The angry parents staged a protest and asked the authorities to address their concerns over the incidence. ...
  • Bangalore: Need a charter for safety of children in schools, says BPAC CEO Yesterday

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bangalore International School Association head said that there is a need for schools to look into not just curriculum, but also safety. "Need to work on a charter for safety of children in schools," said CEO of BPAC. ...
  • Bangalore 3-year-old rape case: Police is working round the clock, says ACP Yesterday

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bangalore Assistant Commissioner of Police said that the officers were working round the clock in the Bangalore 3-year-old rape case. "Questioning process is going, no arrests as of now. We have to piece together many things," said ACP. ...
  • Bangalore rape: Schools should adopt a code for health, safety of children, says Pai 2 days ago

    Former Infosys CFO Mohandas Pai condemned the rape of a minor girl at her school and opined that all the schools must adopt a code for health and safety of children. ...
  • Bangalore minor rape: State government calls for action against school 2 days ago

    Bangalore: Karnataka government has called for action against the private school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped. Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah on Friday said, "I have told the police and the Department of Education to initiate action against the school." The school is likely to be de-recognised for violating Central...
  • Bangalore rape: School violated CBSE norms, says government 2 days ago

    The state government has accused the school, where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped, of violating the CBSE norms. Due action will be taken as per law against the school, it said. ...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Meeting between parents and school authorities proves inconclusive 2 days ago

    Bangalore: Agitating parents met school authorities on Thursday after the Bangalore police detained a staff member of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped on Tuesday. Unfortunately, the meeting between the parents' and the school authorities proved to be inconclusive. Parents were not satisfied with the answers given by...
  • 72-yr-old-man sexually abuses mentally challenged minor girl in Odisha 2 days ago

    Balasore: A mentally-challenged minor girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by a 72-year-old relative of hers who has been absconding after the matter came to light. According to the FIR lodged by the girl's mother on September 28, the accused allegedly sexually assaulted the girl and also threatened her against talking...
  • Bangalore: School staff member detained for three-year-old girl's rape 3 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore police has detained a staff member of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped on Tuesday. This is the first detention in the case. Even as agitated parents protest against the crime, school's Principal said that there were no outsiders in the institution on the day...
  • Mission Twisha: Help worth Rs 94 lakhs pours in for four-year-old 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Help worth Rs 94 lakhs has poured in for Baby Twisha suffering from Oesophageal Atresia since CNN-IBN first highlighted the medical case of the four-year-old on Tuesday. Baby Twisha is only four years old but has already undergone 20 surgeries as she was born with an incomplete food...
  • Bangalore: Special team constituted headed by a lady officer, says police chief 3 days ago

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bangalore police chief said that the case is in a preliminary stage. "We have constituted a special team headed by a lady officer. Video footage has been seized and the police is examining it," said the chief. ...
  • News 360: Toddler raped in Bangalore school, third child abuse incidence in the last 6 months 3 days ago

    As the news about the alleged rape of a three-year-old in a private school in Bangalore spread, ruckus broke out on Wednesday morning outside the institution. Shocked parents gathered at the school premises seeking information about the unfateful incident. ...
  • Bangalore: Alleged rape of three-year-old in school premises evokes protests 4 days ago

    Bangalore: As the news about the alleged rape of a three-year-old in a private school in Bangalore spread, ruckus broke out on Wednesday morning outside the institution. Shocked parents gathered at the school premises seeking information about the unfateful incident. An investigation into the case has begun. Bangalore Police Commissioner MN...
  • Help worth Rs 46 lakh pours in for Baby Twisha 4 days ago

    New Delhi: A day after CNN-IBN highlighted the medical case of Baby Twisha, help worth Rs 46 lakhs has poured in for the three-year-old suffering from Oesophageal Atresia. Baby Twisha is less than 4 years old but has already undergone 20 surgeries as she was born with an incomplete food...
  • Another minor girl raped in Bangalore school 4 days ago

    Bangalore: In the third such incident in the past four months, a three-year-old girl student was allegedly raped inside a private school in Bangalore on Tuesday, police said. A criminal case has been registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act 2012 and IPC section 376 (rape) on...
  • Odisha: Six arrested on charge of sexual assault of minor girl 6 days ago

    Sambalpur: Six persons were arrested in connection with alleged sexual assault of a minor girl and circulation of obscene MMS and visuals, police said on Sunday. The arrests were made yesterday based on the complaint filed in Mahila police station by the father of the girl. "While six persons were...
  • Goa: 64-year-old man held for allegedly raping minor relative 6 days ago

    Panaji: A 64-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping his minor niece in South Goa district, the police said on Sunday. The accused, Kondlo Vithoba Velip, living in Morpirla village of Quepem taluka, allegedly confined the 10-year-old girl in a room at a house in his neighbourhood where he raped...
  • Uttarakhand: Teenage girl gangraped by four men October 16, 2014

    Roorkee: A teenage girl was allegedly gangraped by four men after being offered a soft drink laced with intoxicants in Haridwar district, police said on Thursday. As per a complaint lodged at Bhagwanpur police station at Roorkee on Wednesday, the incident occurred on October 3 when the 14-year-old victim was...
  • Minor sodomised in Delhi October 16, 2014

    New Delhi: An eleven-year-old boy has been sodomised in east Delhi by his neighbour, who is now on the run, police said on Thursday. The incident happened in east Delhi's Jagatpuri area where Shamshad, 25, lured the boy to his house and sodomised him on Wednesday night. The accused threatened the boy...
  • Bangalore: Sari vendor rapes minor, two taken into custody October 15, 2014

    Bangalore: In another horrific incident, a 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Bangalore on Tuesday afternoon. Two men have been taken into custody. Police say that the cleaner of the school van in which the girl would go to school in, dropped her at the main accused's house. She was raped...
  • Delhi: Man arrested for raping minor girl October 14, 2014

    New Delhi: A 29-year-old person was arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl in Zamrudpur village area of Southeast Delhi, police said today. Police has registered a case under POCSO and arrested the accused. "The incident took place on Saturday while the seven-year-old girl's parents were out for Karva Chauth,"...
  • Madhya Pradesh: Man gets life term for raping friend's daughter October 14, 2014

    Ratlam: A special court on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment to a man for raping a nine-year-old daughter of his friend at Jaora town in the district last year. The sentence was awarded to Suresh alias Suraj Mali by special judge, SC/ST Act, BC Malaiya, under relevant sections of the Protection...
  • Madhya Pradesh: Man held for raping minor step-daughter October 11, 2014

    Indore: A 40-year-old man has been arrested from Bhagirathpura locality for allegedly raping his minor step-daughter, police said on Saturday. Raghvendra Gautam was apprehended on Friday night on the complaint of the girl (14) that he had raped her on the night of October 8 and also threatened to kill her,...
  • West Bengal: Minor Girl raped by TMC leader's brother inside party office October 9, 2014

    Burdwan: A 12-year-old girl was on Thursday raped allegedly by the brother of a local Trinamool Congress leader inside the party's office at Durgapur town in Burdwan district, police said. The girl was standing close to her house near City Centre area waiting for some relatives to come when local...
  • Rajasthan: Railway employee arrested for raping minor October 9, 2014

    Jaisalmer: A six-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a railway employee in Pokharan city following which he has been arrested, police said. The incident happened when accused Dilip Dixit allegedly lured the girl to the roof of his house located in Railway colony here and raped her, they said adding...
  • Hyderabad: Minor boy kidnapped and murdered October 5, 2014

    Hyderabad: A 10-year-old boy, who had gone missing last month, was allegedly murdered by his two abductors in Chandrayangutta, police said. Y Karunakar, a student of standard IV, had been kidnapped by Mallikarjun and Mohan Naik on September 22 and was allegedly murdered by them the next day, they said....
  • Andhra Pradesh: Minor Dalit girl gangraped, accused taken into custody September 29, 2014

    Vizianagaram (AP): A 17-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly blackmailed and gang-raped by five youths for the last four months in a village here, police said on Sunday. Though the incident had occurred around six months back under Gajapathinagaram police station limits, the crime came to light only today after the girl's...
  • Girl missing for eight years: Delhi HC seeks police records of case September 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed the city police to furnish records relating to an eight-year-old case of suspected kidnapping of a minor girl who has not been traced till date. A bench of justices S Ravindra Bhat and Vipin Sanghi sought relevant records of the case file pertaining...
  • Goa: Girl denies rape by father; medical report negative September 27, 2014

    Panaji: A minor girl on Saturday refuted before the police allegations that her father had raped her. The girl's 30-year-old father, who hails from Maharashtra and is currently living in Goa, was accused of allegedly raping his daughter, mother-in-law and sister-in-law over a period of time in a complaint filed...