Crimes Against Children

  • Gujarat: Father allegedly rapes daughters for years 15-12-2013 12:07 PM

    Two sisters in Gujarat have alleged that their father repeatedly raped them for years. The elder daughter claims that his father raped her for three years and thereafter also assaulted the younger daughter. ...
  • Watch: Kids narrate their horrid tales of abuse 16-11-2013 04:33 PM

    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...
  • 30 Minutes: Girls in bondage 19-10-2013 08:38 PM

    CNN-IBN investigation exposes how minor girls are sold as domestic labour to illegal placement agencies which in turn run trafficking racket. The investigation exposes how minor girls are trafficked from rural India and sold in metros. ...
  • Kiran Bedi hails policemen's suspension for sexually assaulting minor 07-10-2013 06:43 PM

    Two constables of the Delhi police have been dismissed from duty for reportedly sexually assaulting a minor girl. The incident took place on Saturday when the reportedly picked up the minor girl and two of her friends and lured them to a house on the pretext of giving them money....
  • Sexual assault case: Asaram's aide allegedly threatens victim's family 16-09-2013 05:50 PM

    Lawyer of the victim, Manish Vyas, has alleged that a threat was issued to a friend of the victim's father asking him to withdraw the statements of her daughter against Asaram. Asaram has been alleged by a 15-year-old girl in a sexual assault case. ...
  • Sexual assault case: No law and order issues, says CM Ashok Gehlot 04-09-2013 05:50 PM

    Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday said that there is no law and order issues in the state after arrest of Asaram in the sexual assault case. He said, "Previously when we arrested Praveen Togadia similar questions were raised on law and order situation but nothing happened. There is...
  • Sexual assault case: Asaram's supporters protest his arrest 01-09-2013 06:59 PM

    Protests were held across country by the supporters after he was arrested on Saturday midnight by Jodhpur police in the sexual assault case of a 15-year-old girl. ...
  • Sexual assault case: Medical reports exonerate Asaram, says lawyer 31-08-2013 11:45 PM

    Asaram's lawyer Push Karan Bhandari has said, "There is no mention of scratch in girl's medical report. The girl underwent the medical examination herself and the report can't be ignored." Asaram has been alleged by a 15-year-old girl for sexually assaulting her. ...
  • Asaram should come out if he is innocent, say people 31-08-2013 10:17 AM

    Residents of Indore who are afraid of any untoward incident in the wake of the controversy over self-styled godman Asaram, demand quick action by the police. Questioning the role of Asaram, they say that he should come out in the open if he is innocent. ...
  • NEWS 360: Police team heads to Bhopal to arrest Asaram 30-08-2013 09:37 PM

    A team of the Rajasthan Police will head to Bhopal to arrest self-styled godman Asaram after he failed to produce himself before the Jodhpur police for questioning in the sexual assault case, said Jodhpur DCP Ajay Lamba. ...
  • Sexual assault case: Asaram's allegations baseless, says Congress 29-08-2013 03:41 PM

    Congress leader Rashid Alvi on Thursday termed Asaram's allegations baseless. He said if Rahul and Sonia would have been behind his sexual assualt case, then he would have been in the jail. Asaram held Congress President Sonia Gandhi and his son Rahul Gandhi responsible for his present state of affairs....
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 28-08-2013 11:47 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Do self-styled godmen have any immunity from law? 28-08-2013 11:47 PM

    Self-styled godman Asaram on Wednesday wrote a letter to Jodhpur police seeking more time to appear before it in the sexual assault case of a 15-year-old girl. This comes after Jodhpur police rejected Asaram's request for more time. ...
  • Nagpur rape victim suffered a cardiac arrest 30-04-2013 08:42 AM

    A five-year-old girl, who was raped by a 35-year-old man in Ghansore town of Seoni, died in a hospital in Nagpur on Monday evening. Her doctor said her condition was deteriorating and she died of a cardiac arrest. ...
  • News 360: 3 arrested in West Bengal chit fund scam 23-04-2013 09:57 PM

    Three people were arrested on Tuesday in Jammu and Kashmir in connection with the West Bengal chit fund scam. ...
  • Ghansour rape: Accused should be hanged in public, says survivor's father 23-04-2013 07:18 PM

    The condition of the four-year-old rape survivor in Madhya Pradesh has deteriorated. She is on life support in a hospital in Nagpur, Maharashtra. ...
  • MP: She should be taken to Delhi or abroad for better treatment, says rape survivor's father 23-04-2013 10:39 AM

    The 4-year-old, who was allegedly raped in the Ghansour town of Madhya Pradesh and shifted to Nagpur, continues to be critical. ...
  • Delhi minor rape: Clamour grows for police chief's resignation 23-04-2013 12:02 AM

    As protests continued in Delhi over the rape case of a five-year-old girl, at the centre of the storm was Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar. A man who both the Opposition and activists held responsible and answerable for the increase in crimes against women in Delhi. They are demanding his resignation....
  • FTN: Is India losing the fight against rape? 22-04-2013 11:49 PM

    Admitting that the response of his force in the rape case of the five-year-old girl was "not as swift as desired", Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar said "there was always a room for improvement". He, however, insisted that the Delhi Police has fulfilled all the promises it made after the...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 22-04-2013 11:49 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Delhi rape protests: Should police commissioner be held accountable? 22-04-2013 11:46 PM

    Protests over the rape of a 5-year-old girl in New Delhi intensified on the third consecutive day even as Aam Aadmi Party demanded resignations of Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar. ...
  • Delhi minor rape case creates uproar in Rajya Sabha 22-04-2013 11:31 PM

    The shock over gruesome rape and brutality of a five-year-old girl on Monday resonated in the Rajya Sabha with members cutting across party lines pressing for stern action, including death penalty, to deal with such crimes even if it needs a relook at the new anti-rape law. ...
  • The Last Word: What does Delhi child rape reveal about our society? 22-04-2013 10:10 PM

    What does the horrific Delhi child rape and the fact that several more have happened thereafter reveal about ourselves, our society and values? ...
  • Police must show sensitivity in dealing with Delhi anti-rape protests: Jaitley 22-04-2013 02:46 PM

    Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley said the government must allow protests over Delhi rape as they are valid. ...
  • Rapes happen across India, says Shinde in statement on Delhi rape 22-04-2013 01:56 PM

    In a statement in Parliament, Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said 'rapes are not Delhi-centric issue.' ...
  • Kishwar Desai's 4th book 'Age of Innocence' on crimes against women 22-04-2013 09:08 AM

    Author Kishwar Desai has released a book which reflects the increasing crimes against women in the country. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose was part of the panel discussion at the launch. ...
  • Delhi minor rape: Kiran Bedi suggests a concept of collaborative policing 21-04-2013 07:45 PM

    Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi suggested a concept of collaborative policing to lessen the crime rates in Delhi. ...
  • Anti-rape protests continue in Delhi, RAF deployed at India Gate 21-04-2013 07:13 PM

    Anger continued to rise in New Delhi over the rape of a 5-year-old, with protesters demonstrating near India Gate, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's official residence 7, Race Course Road and police headquarters at ITO. ...
  • Lieutenant Governor, Delhi CM, Police Commissioner must resign: Bedi 21-04-2013 03:46 PM

    Kiran Bedi demanded a change in the leadership in Delhi government and police saying they have lost trust of the people in the city. ...
  • Delhi minor rape: 5-year-old stable, needs several weeks to recover 21-04-2013 12:46 PM

    In a medical update of the five-year-old rape survivor, an AIIMS official says that the toddler is recovering well, her vital parameters are stable. The official says that she is out of danger at the moment. "The girl is alert, stable and speaking to her parents," says the official. ...