Child Abuse

  • 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 three-years to teachers molesting students in classrooms - such incidents have not only brought shame to the society but also...
  • 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...
  • 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, CNN-IBN is bringing you State of The Nation focusing on whether there is anything to celebrate about Independence Day this year. ...
  • 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 seven-year-old 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 seven-year-old son with belt. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 4, 2012

    Watch today's top stories with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • BBC Newsnight error: Two senior editors step down November 13, 2012

    More heads are rolling at the BBC over its false report over a child abuse sex scandal aired on its flagship programme Newsnight. Two more top editorial employees resigned on Tuesday pending a probe. ...
  • FTN: Is child abuse India's worst kept secret? June 19, 2012

    The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights has received the highest number of complaints related to child abuse in schools from Tamil Nadu. ...
  • How does one stop baby Afreen like cases from happening? April 11, 2012

    The three-month-old baby, beaten up badly by her father, succumbed to a massive cardiac arrest on Wednesday. ...
  • My husband should suffer: Baby Afreen's mother April 11, 2012

    Baby Afreen's mother Reshma called for the strictest punishment for her husband after Afreen died on Wednesday. ...
  • FTN: Is India still unsafe for the girl child? April 10, 2012

    Baby Afreen, the three-month-old baby, beaten and abused by her father continues to be critical and on life support. ...
  • The Baby Bazaar: A special report tonight at 9 pm April 10, 2012

    Watch hospitals become shops and doctors and nurses become touts. Watch government hospital staff selling newborns and infants. Watch a Cobrapost and IBN-Network Expose - The Baby Bazaar tonight at 9 pm. ...
  • Zindagi Live: Child abuse prevention June 26, 2011

    On this episode of 'Zindagi Live' we discuss the torturous situation faced by children which even lead to suicide. ...
  • Child victims often abused by known people July 1, 2010

    Mumbai: Often it's an adult who knows the child well. A report suggests 53 percent of child victims are sexually abused by someone known to them. ...
  • How to protect children from sexual abuse July 1, 2010

    Mumbai: In a disturbing incident, a dyslexic girl was reported to be raped by her tutor for seven years. So how safe is our children? How do we protect them? Meet a victim of child abuse to find out how she fought her trauma. ...
  • Will Heum to stay behind bars, for now March 20, 2010

    Chennai: Dutch national and alleged Paedophile Will Heum has not yet been released despite getting bail a month back because he couldn't raise the bail bond.. Heum is set to face trial on March 26 . He has now approached the Dutch embassy for help. ...
  • Special: Will Ruchika get justice December 24, 2009

    Experts say political interference helped Rathore. ...
  • Goa, east coast hunting grounds for paedophiles November 18, 2009

    Weather it's the scenic beaches of Goa or the temple towns of the east coast, they all seem to have become the hunting ground for paedophiles guised as philathropists. The beautiful beaches in Mahapalipuram and Pondicherry have been a haven for western tourists. ...
  • Chennai rallies against child abuse November 16, 2009

    Arrested sex offender Will Heum was produced in a Chennai court on Monday and on the streets people come out to raise awareness on sexual abuse of children. A report. ...
  • Upset father allegedly locks up child for two months October 21, 2009

    Chennai: In a shocking case of a father allegedly mistreating his son, a man in Chennai allegedly locked up his son for two months. The man allegedly locked up his five-and-a-half-year-old son for resemblance to his mother who was the man's estranged wife. Chennai police have arrested the alleged...
  • Crimes against children: The horror in numbers January 24, 2009

    Statistics show for every case of child abuse that's reported, there are ten others that are not. ...
  • Gender bias and child abuse brings violent backlash November 19, 2008

    New Delhi: A former beauty queen in Uttar Pradesh town Meerut admitted to killing her parents. But the startling revelation was the motive behind the murders. The accused said that she did it to get even as she had been abused all her life, purely for being a girl child....
  • Child sexual abuse: India's hidden epidemic May 26, 2008

    New Delhi: Child sexual abuse is the greatest hidden epidemic in India. Denial and ignorance are two of the major reasons that India is not seeing significant progress in protecting its children. In this week's Doc Talk, Dr Madhumati Singh gives you some tips to protect children from child abuse. ...
  • Clean chit to Pandher, Nithari angry June 17, 2007

    New Delhi: The CBI has given prime accused in the Nithari serial killings, Moninder Singh Pandher a clean chit, but not many in Nithari are convinced of the investigation results. ...
  • Kids fly kites for Nithari victims June 16, 2007

    Even when the administration turned a blind eye to the complaints of people in Nithari, children in another part of the country are trying to show solidarity with the victims. ...
  • Watch: Justice for Nithari June 16, 2007

    On a special show Justice for Nithari with Sagarika Ghose, experts discussed among other related issues whether the Nithari serial killing case was being overly politicised, if suburbs were becoming hotbeds of crime and what the role of media is in society. ...