TEENAGERS

  • Delhi: Teenage girl rescued by police in dramatic car chase 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Delhi police on Friday claimed to have rescued a 16-year-old girl from outer Delhi following a dramatic car chase with two youths who had allegedly kidnapped her. According to a complaint by father of the girl, who had left home for tutions, she was spotted in a car in...
  • Delhi teenager murdered by three friends in Haryana's Murthal October 15, 2014

    New Delhi: An 18-year-old Delhi school boy was allegedly strangled and shot dead by three friends, including his juvenile classmate, in Haryana's Murthal village where his charred body was recovered, police said on Wednesday. The three accused teenagers had taken Shiva, a class XII student, to Murthal on the pretext of...
  • Malala Yousafzai, Malia Obama and Joshua Wong among the 25 most influential teenagers of 2014 according to Time Magazine October 14, 2014

    Time Magazine's list of the 25 most influential teens of 2014 is out. The influence of teenagers on the world is growing rapidly. From winning the Nobel Prize to emerging as a renowned chef in the culinary industry, the world's most famous teens have made it to this list. After...
  • Washington state teen calls police to break up his own party September 26, 2014

    A Washington state teenager who threw a party rife with underage drinking and drug use while his parents were away called police to intervene after a rowdy throng busted a neighbors fence and fights broke out, local media said on Wednesday. The 16-year-old, whose parents were in Portland, called the authorities...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Raja Natwarlal', 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles', 'Step Up: All In' August 30, 2014

    In this episode on Now Showing, CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Raja Natwarlal', 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles', 'Step Up: All In'. Also on the show, Masand talks to Bollywood actress Tabu on her upcoming film 'Haider'. ...
  • 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' review: Bland, unimaginative, this film needn't have been made August 29, 2014

    Cast: Megan Fox, Will Arnett, and William Fichtner Director: Jonathan Liebesman The question you'll likely ponder after watching the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie is this: Who exactly is it meant for? The 30somethingyearolds who might be nostalgic about reconnecting with characters from their youth? Or kids themselves, unfamiliar...
  • 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' tweet review: The ninja brothers are mindblowing August 29, 2014

    When the first' Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' was released back in the year 1990, I wasn't even born then, but I remember seeing the movie as a child. Not knowing much about the boxoffice collection, I came to know it later that the movie made $25 million at the...
  • Delhi teen stabbing: Sharper police training need of the hour, say residents August 28, 2014

    17yearold boy stabbed by 2 assailants in Delhi's Dakshinpuri area. People from all over express their anger and grief. They blame the judiciary system and law. "The police need to be better trained to avoid such incidents in the future," say residents. ...
  • US: Unrest in St Louis after fatal shooting of unarmed black teen August 12, 2014

    Ferguson: A black teenager who was fatally shot by a police officer had his hands raised when the officer approached with his weapon drawn and fired repeatedly, according to two men who said they witnessed the shooting that sparked two nights of unrest in suburban St Louis. The FBI opened an...
  • Superhero 'Turtles' swing back onto big screen in new mutation August 9, 2014

    Reuters: The teenage mutant heroes in a half shell are battling their way back to movie screens with teen crushes, insecurity, rage and a hankering for pizza in a franchise reboot for a new generation. "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," based on the 1980s comic book series that led to a television...
  • FIR lodged against two neighbourhood boys on charges of raping an 18yearold girl July 8, 2014

    A teenage girl has alleged that she was raped and blackmailed by two neighbourhood boys for last four years in Jaipur in an apartment complex in Malviya Nagar, police said on Tuesday. Eighteenyearold girl has moved the FIR through an "istgasa" recently filed in the court which directed the Jawahar Circle...
  • Suspects confess to killing Palestinian teen July 7, 2014

    Jerusalem: Three Israeli suspects in the killing of a Palestinian teenager who was abducted and burned to death last week confessed to the crime on Monday and were reenacting the incident for authorities, an official said, as the country's leaders raced to contain a public uproar over the slaying. The confessions...
  • Palestinians: Arab teen was burned to death July 5, 2014

    Jerusalem: The Palestinian attorney general says autopsy results of an Arab teenager who Palestinians say was killed by Israeli extremists in a revenge attack show he was burned to death. The charred body of 16yearold Mohammed Abu Khdeir was found in a forest after he was seized near his home in...
  • FIFA: Lack of sleep kills Chinese soccer fan June 16, 2014

    Shanghai: A young Chinese man died after he spent several days without sleep to watch the World Cup matches, currently held in Brazil, according to doctors. A young man, aged 25, was found on Saturday lying dead in front of the television, hours after the end of a game between Spain...
  • A teenage girl's campaign for a polythenefree India May 28, 2014

    The death of a cow after swallowing a polythene bag was the trigger that led Divya Jain, 15, to start a campaign against its use in Rajasthan and beyond. She also encourages people to fabricate water troughs to save birds from the searing desert summer. Divya Jain, a class 10 student...
  • Teenager kidnapped twice in a month in Noida May 24, 2014

    A 14yearold girl, who was kidnapped last month and rescued by police later, has been abducted again to put pressure over her parent to withdraw the earlier case, from Salarpur village in Noida, police said on Friday. Salarpur resident Rahmat, in his complaint lodged at Sector 39 police station, alleged that...
  • Teenagers choose smartphones over sex May 15, 2014

    New York: Teenagers are so touchy about their screens that they are willing to give up almost everything even the pleasures of a sexual encounter in exchange for their smartphones, a fascinating research has revealed. While 26 per cent of teenager students in the US can not live without...
  • Are selfies turning into an obsession too dangerous for teenagers to cope with? May 11, 2014

    New York: If we believe experts, adding social media to the already prevalent peer pressure is only increasing the pressure further up. The use of social media can be a great way for teenagers to relate to their peers and to express themselves but "excessive internet use can have serious negative...
  • Police trace body of teenage girl on railway tracks in Ghaziabad May 3, 2014

    Police on Saturday found body of a teenage girl on railway tracks in Sinhanigate area in Ghaziabad, an official said. The body is yet to be identified, Sinhanigate police station House Officer Yatendra Punia said, adding police reached the spot after being informed by passersby. Punia did not deny a foul play...
  • Teenage girl's iphone 5C catches fire in her pocket February 4, 2014

    Maine: The "stop, drop and roll" mantra came in handy for a Maine eighthgrader when her cellphone caught fire in her pocket at school. Kennebunk middle school Principal Jeff Rodman tells The Portland Press Herald that the girl heard a popping sound Friday morning and smoke started billowing around her. Boys were...
  • Mom shames cyber bully daughter by posting her photo holding an apology card on Facebook January 15, 2014

    Are you having trouble explaining good and bad to your teenage children? Cara Schneider of North Carolina might have a few tips for you. Schneider, who has a cyber bullying teenage daughter Hailey, forced her to sell her iPad and pose with a poster confessing her crime as punishment. The image...
  • 3 teenagers run over by goods train due to dense fog December 17, 2013

    Three teenagers were killed after being run over by a goods train due to dense fog near Maghera crossing in Mathura on Monday morning. Yogendra (15), Gautam (15) Pankaj (14) were walking on the rail track near Maghera crossing and could not spot the train moving towards Delhi due to the...
  • US teen sentenced to 15 years for IndianAmerican's murder November 16, 2013

    A US teenager has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for beating to death an IndianAmerican computer scientist in 2010. New Brunswick State Superior Court Judge Bradley Ferencz sentenced Julian Daley to the maximum of 15 years in prison on charges of aggravated manslaughter and conspiracy to commit aggravated assault...
  • Facebook lifts restriction, users under 18 can now share with public October 17, 2013

    San Francisco: Facebook removed a restriction for users under 18 that previously limited who could see their online postings from photos to musings on the worldwide social network. The No.1 online social network said that teenagers would now be able to manually alter the setting and share information with the public....
  • Facebook apologizes, bans advertiser who used photo of dead teenager September 19, 2013

    Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Wednesday it has banned an advertiser that used photographs of a deceased Canadian bullying victim in an ad for an online dating website. A Facebook user noticed the ad, which featured a photo of Rehtaeh Parsons, a 17-year-old Halifax girl who died after a suicide attempt...
  • Haryana CM to reward village boy selected for NASA astronaut programme September 14, 2013

    A teenaged village boy, selected by US' National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for its astronaut training programme, will be rewarded by the Haryana government, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said on Friday. The Haryana government will honour Ashish Kumar with its Pratibha Samman, said Hooda, adding he will also get...
  • Body of teenaged girl found; 22-year-old commits suicide September 3, 2013

    Body of a 19-year-old girl was found on Fulat-Khatili road near Khatoli in the district, police said on Tuesday. Police suspect that she was allegedly stoned to death by some persons on Monday. The body of the unidentified girl has been sent for postmortem, they added. In another incident, a 22-year-old youth...
  • Sexual assault case: Even Buddha faced such allegations, says Asaram August 24, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Equating his case to lord Buddha, self proclaimed godman Asaram has denied allegations of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl saying, "Even lord Buddha had to face such allegations. I'm innocent. If I'm guilty, then prove it." A case has been registered against Asaram following a complaint by the teenager who...
  • Supreme Court stays execution of two rapecummurder convicts August 21, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the execution of two death row convicts in Karnataka scheduled for Thursday even as one of them allegedly attempted to commit suicide in jail. Shivu Munishetti and Jadeswamy Rangashetti, who had been sentenced to death for brutally raping and murdering a teenaged girl in 2001,...
  • British court denies bail plea of teenage girl charged with Sikh man's assault August 20, 2013

    A British court has rejected the bail plea of a teenage girl caught on video punching a 80yearold Sikh man in the face and shoving him to the ground. Coral Millerchip, 19, was arrested on Friday and charged with assault of the man at Coventry, a city northwest of London.The British...