CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN

  • 30 Minutes: 15 children go missing in every 1 hour November 17, 2014

    In a country where 3,000 children are born every hour, the fact that children go missing hardly matters. Parents of these missing children say that they get little or no help from the police. In India 370 children go missing every day. ...
  • No toilets, missing teachers, lack of safety: Are Indian schools good enough? November 14, 2014

    It is Children's Day. As the nation celebrates the day, there is a need to analyse the real state of affairs that the children in the country face. CNN-IBN asks whether Indian schools are good enough. ...
  • Despite spate in rape incidents, Bangalore schools yet to follow safety guidelines November 14, 2014

    A tour of a government school in Bangalore will demonstrate one that the IT city and its government is yet to act upon many guidelines that ensures safety of students in educational institutions. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 10, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle November 10, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Shiv Sena decides to sit in opposition in Maharashtra Assembly, stakes claim for LoP November 10, 2014

    Pushed to the corner by the Bharatiya Janata Party and with the Congress eyeing the space of the main opposition party in Maharashtra Assembly, the Shiv Sena was on Monday forced to stake claim to the Leader of Opposition post in the newly elected 288-member House. ...
  • Bengaluru: Parents continue to protest November 3, 2014

    The Karnataka CM has ordered a task force that will be set up to monitor cases of child abuse and their trials. Parents continued their protests outside the school where the latest incident of rape was alleged. ...
  • Crime against children refuse to cease in IT city Bangalore November 3, 2014

    Crime against children refuse to cease in IT city Bangalore as a 29-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a two-year-old girl. ...
  • Karnataka CM puts the onus on management to ensure security in schools October 31, 2014

    In Bangalore, a school teacher has been arrested for allegedly raping a 6-year-old. This is the third case of sexual assault on a child in a school in less than a month in the city. ...
  • Another Bangalore school rape: Still no lessons learnt October 31, 2014

    The teacher accused of sexually assaulting a six-year-old girl in a reputed Bangalore school has been arrested by the police on Friday. Police arrested the 40-year-old after interrogating him in the case. This is the fourth such incident reported from Bangalore where minor girls have been targeted and that too...
  • Bangalore: Angry parents protest as school, where a child was raped, reopens October 27, 2014

    Anxious parents gathered outside the Bangalore school where a three-year-old was allegedly raped, questioning how the school can reopen without a go-ahead. The school has reopened on Monday after Diwali. While classes from the 1st to 5th standard have opened, there is no clarity on when classes 6th and 7th...
  • Bangalore rape: School violated CBSE norms, says government October 24, 2014

    The state government has accused the school, where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped, of violating the CBSE norms. Due action will be taken as per law against the school, it said. ...
  • 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...
  • Bangalore: Minor is conscious and alert, says doctor August 10, 2014

    A couple was arrested in Bangalore on Saturday for allegedly brutally assaulting their 13yearold domestic help who has suffered severe head injuries and multiple abrasions all over her body because of the regular beating. HoD of Paediatric Department Gangadhar Belavadi said, " she is being treated for two fresh injuries....
  • Another rape in Bangalore school, is the city unable to protect its children? July 31, 2014

    Even as Bangalore comes to terms with the twists and turns in the 6yearold's gangrape, another horrific case came to light. A 7yearold was raped by her school atendant's son in another corner of the city a week ago. The two cases have put Bangalore on tenterhooks. According to a...
  • Gujarat: Father allegedly rapes daughters for years December 15, 2013

    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 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...
  • 30 Minutes: Girls in bondage October 19, 2013

    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 October 7, 2013

    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 September 16, 2013

    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 September 4, 2013

    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 September 1, 2013

    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 August 31, 2013

    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 August 31, 2013

    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 August 30, 2013

    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 August 29, 2013

    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 August 28, 2013

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

    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 April 30, 2013

    A fiveyearold girl, who was raped by a 35yearold 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 April 23, 2013

    Three people were arrested on Tuesday in Jammu and Kashmir in connection with the West Bengal chit fund scam. ...