TEENAGER MOLESTED

  • Delhi: Two youth beaten up for molesting teenager January 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Two youth on Sunday night allegedly molested one 18yearold girl in east Delhi when she was returning home from a local market, police said on Monday. The incident was reported from Mandawli area on Sunday night and Neeraj (22) and Deepak (29) were arrested in connection with the incident. The...
  • Guwahati molestation case: Kalita sent to jail July 26, 2012

    Guwahati: Amar Jyoti Kalita, prime accused in the molestation of a girl on July 9 outside a pub, was remanded to five days police custody on Thursday. Kalita, who was arrested on July 23 in Varanasi and brought to Guwahati on Wednesday on a transit remand, was on Thursday produced...
  • Key accused in molestation case brought to Guwahati July 25, 2012

    Guwahati: The prime accused in the July 9 molestation case, Amar Jyoti Kalita, was on Wednesday brought back to Guwahati from Varanasi by a special investigation team of Assam police. Escorted by the police team, Kalita reached Guwahati on a flight from Kolkata at around 6 PM....
  • Journalist who shot Guwahati molestation arrested July 20, 2012

    Guwahati: Gaurav Jyoti Neog, the TV journalist of News Live channel, who allegedly shot the video of the molestation of a girl in Guwahati on July 9, has been arrested. Neog had been accused by Team Anna member Akhil Gogoi of allegedly instigating the mob. The Gauhati High Court on Thursday...
  • Guwahati: Reporter's bail plea of rejected July 20, 2012

    Guwahati: The Gauhati High Court has rejected the anticipatory bail petition of the reporter of a news channel who allegedly shot the video of the molestation of a girl here on July 9. Justice CR Sarma on Thursday rejected the petition of Gaurav Jyoti Neog of News Live channel and...
  • FTN: Is the NCW incapable of handling new challenges? July 17, 2012

    The NCW's probe panel member Alka Lamba who went to Guwahati may have been sacked for revealing the identity of the victim, but her action has raised serious questions on the functioning of the institution. ...
  • Guwahati case: Editors to look into media's role July 17, 2012

    New Delhi: A threemember team of senior editors will visit Guwahati to look into allegations about the role of mediapersons in the coverage of the molestation case that happened there last week. The Broadcast Editors' Association (BEA) said in a statement here that its team would try to find out if...
  • Guwahati: Assam govt repeats NCW blunder July 17, 2012

    New Delhi: After a major faux pas by the National Commission for Women, which revealed the name of the victim of the Guwahati mob molestation incident at a press briefing, it was the turn of the Assam government to repeat the blunder. The Department of Information and Public Relations released the...
  • Guwahati molestation: NCW slams police, only 6 arrested July 16, 2012

    New Delhi: The threemember special probe team constituted by the National Commission for Women (NCW) to look into the heinous Guwahati mob molestation incident has reportedly slammed the police for its "negligent" approach towards the entire episode and exhorted the state government to deploy more women police constables in the...
  • Act against Guwahati TV channel: activist July 15, 2012

    Guwahati: Team Anna member Akhil Gogoiled Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti on Sunday demanded action against a citybased private channel which aired the video of the molestation of the girl on July 9. Activists of the KMSS, India Against Corruption and Nari Mukti Sangram Samiti on Sunday took out a procession in...
  • Guwahati molestation: Police yet to nab 7 accused July 15, 2012

    Guwahati: Six days after the dignity of a young girl of 17 was shattered and ripped apart in full public view by a mob of around 20 men at a busy road in Guwahati on Monday, the state police has managed to arrest only four of the accused till Sunday...
  • Guwahati: 48hr deadline set for police by CM July 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday set a 48 hour deadline for the state police to nab the culprits in the horrific public molestation of a minor at a busy road in Guwahati on Monday night for full 30 minutes by a mob of around 20 men. Nearly...
  • Guwahati molestation: Punish the guilty, says Omar Abdullah July 14, 2012

    A 17yearold girl was molested and beaten up by a mob of around 20 men in full public view on Monday night at a busy road in Guwahati. Five days on, police have only arrested four of the accused. ...
  • Guwahati shocker: Are we just a nation of onlookers? July 13, 2012

    A 17yearold girl beaten, groped and brutalised by 20 men in full public glare outside a bar in Guwahati. ...
  • Guwahati incident India's shame: Brinda Karat July 13, 2012

    Brinda Karat says a strong message needs to be sent that there is a strong political will to take very strong action against the culprits. ...
  • Guwahati: 9 of 13 identified men still free, 4 held July 13, 2012

    Guwahati: At least nine of the thirteen men identified by the Assam Police from the video footage of Guwahati's heinous molestation incident are still roaming scotfree with only four men having been arrested, almost four days after the horrific incident. The atrocious crime has sent shock waves across the entire...
  • Guwahati: Minister defends police, says it has no 'preknowledge' July 13, 2012

    BK Handique, the Minister of Development of North Eastern Region, said that the problem with the police was that it arrived after the incident. "Police has no preknowledge that such a thing will happen," he said. ...
  • Guwahati molestation incident a national outrage: Brinda Karat July 13, 2012

    CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat has flayed the Assam Police for not taking prompt action in the shocking Guwahati mob molestation case. ...
  • Guwahati: India demands justice for molested girl July 13, 2012

    Guwahati: The atrocious incident of a teenaged girl being molested in full public view by a mob of around 20 men at a busy road in Guwahati has outraged the entire country with Home Minister P Chidambaram exhorting the state government to take action. The National Commission for Women (NCW), meanwhile,...
  • Guwahati molestation: An outraged India demands justice July 13, 2012

    People across the country are outraged at the molestation of a teenaged girl by a mob on a busy road in Guwahati. They demand justice for the teenager. ...
  • Guwahati: 'Sexual Assault Bill needs to be passed soon' July 13, 2012

    Former chairperson of the National Commission for Women Girija Vyas has said that the Guwahati mob molestation case highlights glaring loopholes in the Indian law and order. ...
  • Guwahati mob molestation: Fourth suspect arrested July 13, 2012

    Guwahati: One more youth has been arrested on the charge of stripping and molesting a girl in a busy area in Guwahati while 12 others involved in the incident have been identified. A total of four persons have been arrested in connection with the incident in front of a bar on...
  • Guwahati mob molestation: Govt must take note, says NCW July 13, 2012

    A teenaged girl was on Monday night beaten up, molested and groped in full public view by a mob of around 20 people. The assault continued for 30 minutes. ...
  • Guwahati mob molestation nothing new: Activist July 13, 2012

    Activist and Professor Dr Rakhee Kalita of the Cotton College has said that incidents similar to the Guwahati mob molestation case have been happening in India for the past few years. ...