Abuses

  • The Citizen Journalist show September 12, 2014

    Stories that affect you the citizens of India. ...
  • Teen help brutalised in Bangalore: Does urban India treat their domestic helps as slaves? August 13, 2014

    The abuse of a 13yearold girl as a domestic help in Bangalore has blown the lid off of many welleducated, highincome families trafficking young girls and boys from North India as house helps. CNNIBN takes calls from across the country and asks whether urban India treats their domestic helps as...
  • Living It Up: Child sexual abuse August 2, 2014

    In this episode of Living it Up, we discuss the alarming rise in cases of child sexual abuse. ...
  • Sexual abuse of children rampant in India August 1, 2014

    Child sexual abuse has become rampant in India. It is estimated that more than 50,000 children have been subjected to sexual abuse in less than a decade. Recently, the rape of the 6yearold in the Bangalore school left India dumbstruck. ...
  • Preity Zinta molestation case: Eye witness' accounts to be recorded June 16, 2014

    While Mumbai Police has written to actress Preity Zinta asking her to record her statement in a week's time, sources say the eye witnesses' accounts would be taken down on Tuesday. ...
  • UN concern over rising sex crime in India: Will this impact India's global image? June 4, 2014

    The rape and murder of two teenaged sisters in Badaun, a minor raped and killed in Bangalore, rape at gunpoint in Mumbai, an attempt to rape a judge in Aligarh rising incidents of crime against women have caused outrage not just in India but across the world. A WTTC...
  • India shamed globally over cases of crime against women June 4, 2014

    The rape and murder of two teenaged sisters in Badaun, a minor raped and killed in Bangalore, rape at gunpoint in Mumbai, an attempt to rape a judge in Aligarh rising incidents of crime against women have caused outrage not just in India but across the world. A WTTC...
  • Thane: Two days on, no arrests yet after 29yearold raped at gun point June 1, 2014

    A 29 year old woman was lured by two men on the pretext of getting her job and then, raped at gunpoint in a car. The incident took place on the 30th of May but so far the police has made little headway. ...
  • Watch: Kids narrate their horrid tales of abuse November 16, 2013

    Incidents of child abuse have risen significantly. In recent days, media reports have been suggesting a spurt on cases of child molestation. From neighbours allegedly abusing kids as young as threeyears to teachers molesting students in classrooms such incidents have not only brought shame to the society but also...
  • Testimonies of BSP MP's maid reveal horrific tales of torture November 7, 2013

    Horrifying details have emerged from another domestic help of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh's wife Jagriti Singh, who is facing murder charges in the death case of one of her domestic helps. The domestic help Meena Sardar has alleged that Jagriti spat on her food, served it on the floor and...
  • Third maid alleges inhuman behaviour by arrested BSP MP's wife November 7, 2013

    In more details emerging in the murder case of the domestic help of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Dr Jagriti Singh, another domestic help Meena Sardar has alleged that Jagriti spat on her food, served it on the floor and forced her to eat it without using her...
  • FTP: BSP MP, wife arrested after maid's death: Is abuse of domestic help increasing? November 6, 2013

    Bahujan Samaj Party MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Jagriti Singh were taken into police custody after they were arrested in connection with the death of their 35 year old household help. Another of the Singh's domestic help, a minor, has also spoken about how Jagriti used to hit, beat,...
  • CJ Show: WARR against railway rowdies November 3, 2013

    CJ's Dipesh Tank and Vaishali Janardhan are on a mission to eliminate rowdy behaviour in Mumbai's local trains. They have formed a movement called 'War against Railway Rowdies and are surveying the types of abuse faced by women on board the trains. Watch their story as they try to fight...
  • Delhi: Teenage girl who was abused by employer rescued October 1, 2013

    A 15yearold girl was rescued from Vasant Kunj in south Delhi by a joint team of an NGO and police. A 50yearold woman, Vandana Dheer, has been arrested in Delhi for allegedly brutally abusing her teenaged domestic worker. ...
  • CJ Show: A childhood lost to drug abuse and child labour September 22, 2013

    Due to poverty and absence of government rehabilitation for underprivileged children, many children across the country work as labourers in small scale industries and as domestic help etc. Most of them fall into drug addiction and other forms of abuse. One such child in Delhi turns CJ to narrate his...
  • FTP: Are children, teens facing rising cyber abuse? September 12, 2013

    As the Internet is taking over everything, children and teens are facing the risk of rising cyber abuse. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose raises the issue to MTV VJs. ...
  • Watch: Shiv Sena MLA vandalise toll booth in Nashik August 22, 2013

    Anil Kadam, the Shiv Sena MLA who went on rampage at a toll booth for being asked to pay, has claimed that there was no violence or vandalism at the Pimpalgaon toll plaza in Nashik. ...
  • State of The Nation: Is bonded labour increasing in India? August 16, 2013

    Today is the 15th of August and in this 67th Independence Day week, CNNIBN is bringing you State of The Nation focusing on whether there is anything to celebrate about Independence Day this year. ...
  • FTP: Is sexual abuse of men not given due attention by law and police? July 9, 2013

    Former Madhya Pradesh finance minister Raghavji has been remanded to judicial custody till July 22 in the alleged sodomy case against him. ...
  • Video: Argentine football player hurls stray dog at fence June 12, 2013

    A football player in Argentina caused outrage after he flung a dog at a fence in the middle of a match. Fans and the opposing team were angered and people in the stands began hurling garbage and insults at him. ...
  • Chhattisgarh tribal girls' assault: NCPCR sends notice to state govt March 29, 2013

    The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has sent a notice to the Chhattisgarh government. NCPCR official Vinod Ticu said it is a failure of the monitoring system. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 28, 2013

    Breaking down repeatedly while addressing the media, Sanjay Dutt said he isn't seeking pardon and will surrender within the stipulated deadline. ...
  • Are governmentrun hostels used to sexually abuse girls? March 28, 2013

    An IBN7 investigation exposed how young tribal girls are being sexually abused in governmentrun homes and schools in Chhattisgarh. ...
  • Cardinals start work on timetable for pope selection amidst resurfacing of sex abuse scandal March 5, 2013

    Cardinals have gathered in Vatican City to work on a timetable to choose the next pope amidst sex abuse scandals that have resurfaced to haunt the church. ...
  • Scotland's Archbishop resigns amidst charges of sexual abuse February 26, 2013

    A top Scottish cleric has resigned amid allegations that he sexually abused four trainee priests in the 1980s. ...
  • FTN: Is child sex abuse more widespread than we realise? February 14, 2013

    Anoushka Shankar, daughter of legendary sitarist Ravi Shankar, on Wednesday said she was a victim of sexual abuse as a child, at the hands of a man her parents trusted implicitly. ...
  • Watch: Homeless women in Delhi on fighting cold, abuse January 4, 2013

    New Delhi: CNNIBN's a campaign to help the homeless during the bitter North India cold focuses on the over 10,000 homeless women on Delhi streets who only have 5 shelters to rely on across the city. The women are not only battling with the cold, but also with repeated sexual...
  • Norway child abuse: 'Difficult to explain court verdict to child' December 4, 2012

    An Indian couple from Andhra Pradesh has been sentenced to jail by a Norwegian court for mistreating their sevenyearold son. ...
  • FTN: Should there be universal parenting norms? December 3, 2012

    The Norway Police claimed that the Indian couple from Andhra facing charges of child abuse burnt and hit their sevenyearold son with belt. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 4, 2012

    Watch today's top stories with CNNIBN EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...