Juvenile

  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-02-2014 10:35 PM

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  • Age of juveniles should not be brought down: Ranjana Kumari 02-12-2013 05:46 PM

    Social activist Ranjana Kumari said the juvenile age limit should not be brought down as it will have implications on many other acts too. Her remarks came in the backdrop of the PIL asking the Supreme Court to try the juvenile offender in the December 16 gangrape case as an...
  • CJ follow-up: Justice for Tuba Tabassum 27-10-2013 02:56 PM

    A year after his daughter, Tuba Tabassum, was acid attacked; CJ Arif Ashraf has been relentlessly appealing for justice. Through CJ show, he is putting out the poignant story of her daughter to ensure strict punishment for the perpetrators of the attack. He says, "Two of the four accused in...
  • How easy is access to drugs inside juvenile reform homes? 25-10-2013 10:00 PM

    Earlier this month, 33 inmates escaped from a Delhi juvenile home after running riot for six hours. They threw burning LPG cylinders on the staff, set fire to exit points and trashed the home before running away. This is the third escape attempt from a Delhi juvenile home in two...
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  • News 360: Villagers caught in crossfire between Army, terrorists in Keran 07-10-2013 09:43 PM

    As firing between the Army and terrorists continue in the Keran sector for the 14th day, caught in the crossfire are residents from nearby villages. The villagers from Jamgund, a village that lies next to Shala Batu, have been trekking down steep mountainside to avoid being trapped in the gunfight....
  • Delhi: 15 of 33 inmates who escaped juvenile home rearrested 07-10-2013 06:39 PM

    Fifteen of the 33 inmates who escaped from a Delhi juvenile home on Sunday have been rearrested. Inmates escaped after pelting stones, exploding cylinders, smashing window panes and even set the Superintendent's office on fire. Police said they also stole Rs 30,000 and beat up a security guard. Officials say...
  • Delhi gangrape: More investigation required in juvenile's role, says Mamta Sharma 14-09-2013 11:36 PM

    Chairperson of National Commission for Women Mamta Sharma has said there is a need to take a hard look at the role of the juvenile who was given 3 years. "The juvenile can not get a lighter sentence just because of a certificate. I think more investigation is required, I...
  • FTP: 3 years for juvenile in Delhi gangrape case: Does the punishment fit the crime? 02-09-2013 11:55 PM

    The juvenile in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-murder case of a 23-year-old paramedical student has been found guilty of rape and murder by the Juvenile Justice Board. He has been sentenced to three years in a correctional home subject to review. His sentence will include the period he has already...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Gopal Subramanium 31-08-2013 11:40 PM

    The juvenile in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-murder case of a 23-year-old paramedical student has been found guilty of rape and murder by the Juvenile Justice Board. ...
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Juvenile gets 3 years in reform home 31-08-2013 11:02 PM

    The juvenile in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-murder case of a 23-year-old paramedical student has been found guilty of rape and murder by the Juvenile Justice Board. This is the first judgement in the gangrape case that created a nationwide outrage. ...
  • Juvenile gets three years: Is this real justice for braveheart? 31-08-2013 09:47 PM

    The juvenile in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-murder case of a 23-year-old paramedical student has been found guilty of rape and murder by the Juvenile Justice Board and sentenced to three years in a correctional home subject to review. ...
  • Delhi gangrape verdict: Will challenge the verdict, file special leave petition in SC, says Subramanian Swamy 31-08-2013 04:49 PM

    Subramanian Swamy said he will file a special leave petition in the Supreme Court challenging the verdict passed by the Juvenile Justice Board on the lone juvenile accused in the rape and murder of 23-year-old paramedical student on December 16. Swamy said that the case should not be before the...
  • FTP: Is the SC correct in maintaining 18 years as the age for Juvenile criminals? 17-07-2013 11:27 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld 18 years as the legal age for juvenile in the country, rejecting a PIL seeking an amendment to the Juvenile Justice Act to lower the age of juvenile offenders from 18 to 16. ...
  • News 360: Bihar govt alleges conspiracy in mid day meal tragedy 17-07-2013 08:54 PM

    As the Bihar government alleges conspiracy in Chhapra mid day meal tragedy, the Centre has sought a report from the state government on the incident which left 22 children dead. ...
  • SC rejects PIL to reduce age to try juvenile suspects 17-07-2013 08:25 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a PIL seeking lowering of the age of juveniles from 18 to 16, saying the existing law was based on sound principles and the December 16 incident was "an aberration rather than the rule". ...
  • Welcome Supreme Court's verdict on Juvenile Justice Act: NCPCR 17-07-2013 05:18 PM

    The Supreme Court has rejected a PIL that sought an amendment to the Juvenile Justice Act for lowering the age for trial of a juvenile accused. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Juvenile accused should be punished, says DCW chief 11-07-2013 04:39 PM

    The minor is one of the six accused in the sensational case that had sparked national outrage. He faces grievous charges of rape and murder like the other accused. But if convicted, he can only be sent to an observation home for a maximum of three years. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Juvenile accused deserves severe punishment, says Majid Menon 11-07-2013 03:48 PM

    The minor is one of the six accused in the sensational case that had sparked national outrage. He faces grievous charges of rape and murder like the other accused. But if convicted, he can only be sent to an observation home for a maximum of three years. ...
  • Can't change law for one case: Justice Leila Seth 29-01-2013 11:57 PM

    Member of the JS Verma committee Justice Leila Seth has come out strongly in favour of the existing juvenile justice laws. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 29-01-2013 11:24 PM

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  • Delhi gangrape: Should nature of crime and not age determine punishment? 29-01-2013 11:08 PM

    The Juvenile Justice Board has ruled that the sixth accused in the Delhi gangrape case, allegedly the one who most brutally assaulted the braveheart, is a minor. ...
  • Should juveniles get away with lighter sentences in rape cases? 28-01-2013 11:51 PM

    The family of Delhi braveheart on Monday termed the Juvenile Justice Board's decision of ruling the sixth accused in the case minor as "unfortunate". ...
  • News 360: 6th accused in Delhi gangrape case is minor, rules court 28-01-2013 09:37 PM

    The Juvenile Justice Board, which has ruled on the basis of the accused's school records, said there was no doubt he was a juvenile. ...
  • Police doing their job: Khurshid on FIR against Zee News 06-01-2013 06:01 PM

    Union Minister Salman Khurshid also said that Justice JS Verma committee was looking at all possible dimensions of the Juvenile Justice Act when asked about possible amendments. ...
  • Time to revise the age limit: Juvenile Justice Board member 05-01-2013 06:49 PM

    Bipasha Roy, a member of the Juvenile Justice Board, has said it's time to revise the juvenile age limit. ...
  • Home Minister denies receiving Delhi L-G's letters on juvenile age 05-01-2013 06:44 PM

    Delhi Lt Governor Tejinder Khanna had written two letters recommending changes in the Juvenile Act. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 04-01-2013 11:59 PM

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  • Is it time to change laws to ensure a juvenile doesn't get off lightly? 04-01-2013 11:02 AM

    The Delhi gangrape case has sparked off a new debate about the possibility of amending Juvenile Act. ...