Juveniles

  • Six inmates escape from a juvenile home 16-04-2014 04:23 PM

    Six inmates, including three murder accused, have fled from a government juvenile center here after attacking the guards, police said on Wednesday. The inmates ran away from the juvenile home here last night by snatching keys of the main gate from the guards, Deputy SP Sanjiv Vajpayee said. The undertrials...
  • Delhi gangrape: Juvenile can't be tried in regular court, SC rules 28-03-2014 11:45 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday ruled that the juvenile convict in the Delhi gangrape case cannot be sent for trial in a regular court. The Supreme Court decision came on a plea filed by the Delhi braveheart's parents seeking that the juvenile convict be treated as an adult....
  • Six minors hailing from Bihar, Rajasthan rescued; 3 arrested for human trafficking 26-02-2014 08:43 PM

    Three men have been arrested and six minor children were rescued from them in Punjabi Bagh area of West Delhi in a suspected case of human trafficking. "With the arrest of Omparkash (43), Kamlesh (27) and Taro Devi (65), the Punjabi Bagh police station has busted a gang of human...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-02-2014 10:35 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • 11 juvenile inmates escape from remand home 05-02-2014 02:56 PM

    Eleven juvenile inmates escaped from a remand home in a village in Bihar's Bhojpur district after removing the grill of a room. Taking advantage of noise at a cultural programme being held at the remand home in Dhanpura village on occasion of Saraswati Puja, 11 inmates made good their escape...
  • Delhi: 6-year-old allegedly sexually assaulted by neighbour 28-01-2014 09:34 AM

    New Delhi: A six-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by her neighbour in south east Delhi on Monday. According to sources, the accused appeared to be a minor. He allegedly took the girl to the fourth floor of a building and sexually assaulted her. A case has been registered and...
  • BSP MP, wife's judicial custody extended 16-12-2013 07:46 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday extended the judicial custody of Bahujan Samaj Party MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife till December 30 in connection with the murder of their maid in the national capital on November 5. Metropolitan Magistrate Gomati Manocha, however, allowed Dhananjay Singh to sign on...
  • Juvenile laws must not be taken lightly in heinous crimes: Court 05-12-2013 07:44 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday dismissed a youth's plea to be declared a minor in a robbery and murder case, and held that juvenile laws must be not taken lightly in the cases of heinous crimes. Dismissing the plea of Rudermani, Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau said the...
  • 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...
  • Delhi gangrape: SC notice to Centre on PIL over juvenile case 02-12-2013 12:20 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the government on a public interest litigation in connection with the case against the juvenile convicted in the Delhi gangrape case. The PIL has sought a 'competent magistrate' in the case. The PIL pleads that a competent magistrate be given...
  • Delhi: Juvenile escapists named in a murder case 19-11-2013 08:52 AM

    New Delhi: A month after five juvenile inmates escaped from a correctional home in North West Delhi, they have been named as suspects in the murder of a 35-year-old woman. The woman was killed on November 7 and over 50 kgs of silver was stolen from her house in Mayur...
  • House helper rapes 15-month-old infant 16-11-2013 11:53 PM

    A toddler was allegedly raped when she was alone in her house in South Delhi's Shankar Vihar area. The incident took place on Friday evening inside an army servant quarter when the 15-month-old girl's mother, who is a domestic help, had gone to visit a relative who lives nearby, police...
  • 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...
  • Juveniles easily get drugs, cigarettes and alcohol inside reform homes 25-10-2013 07:55 PM

    New Delhi: 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...
  • Juveniles use existing law to threaten us: officials 25-10-2013 06:56 PM

    New Delhi: Shocking information surfaced when officials working for juvenile homes revealed its details to CNN-IBN on hidden camera. The officials said some juveniles, use existing provisions in the law to threaten them. These officials fear for their lives and admit they sometimes ignore the rampant violence and abuse inside...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 07-10-2013 11:38 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • 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: Juvenile homes are breeding grounds for hardened criminals 07-10-2013 06:28 PM

    New Delhi: Juvenile homes in the national capital are far from being places of reform. They are in fact potential breeding grounds for tomorrow's hardened criminals. Thirty three juveniles escaped from the juvenile home on Sunday and 15 of them have been rearrested. Juveniles recount their horrors and what goes...
  • Delhi: 17 offenders escape after vandalising juvenile home 07-10-2013 08:33 AM

    New Delhi: Thirty-three offenders escaped from a juvenile home in North Delhi's Mukherjee Nagar on Sunday. The police have said that 16 of them have been arrested. The juveniles reportedly pelted stones, exploded cylinders, smashed window panes and even set the Superintendent's office on fire before escaping. The police say...
  • 33 juvenile home inmates escape, 14 held 06-10-2013 06:55 PM

    Thirty-three inmates of a juvenile home in North West Delhi escaped, out of which 14 have been arrested, police said on Sunday. The incident was reported at Seva Kutir, a juvenile home located at Mukherjee Nagar area of North West Delhi. "At 8:30 pm yesterday, around 58 juveniles went up...
  • MP: 35 inmates escape govt-run juvenile home; 10 arrested 03-10-2013 05:27 PM

    Rewa: In a glaring security lapse, at least 35 inmates of a government-run juvenile home in Rewa escaped from the facility by overpowering a lone security guard, sources said on Thursday. While ten of the inmates were caught within hours after they escaped from the enclosure located in Saaman-Rathara area...
  • Misplaced rage

    Children Are Watching Us |  Valay Singhrai
    In the case of the juvenile convict in the Delhi gang rape and murder case, we are witnessing a beastly rage, from seemingly sensible and...

  • 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...
  • Show no leniency to juvenile criminals: Suresh Gopi 13-09-2013 05:33 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Malayalam superstar Suresh Gopi feels no leniency should be shown to juvenile criminals. "Why should there be a different set of laws for criminals who are juveniles? As far as I am concerned there should be no reason for any leniency," Gopi told media persons here Friday, reacting to...
  • Mumbai: Juvenile accused in gangrape of telephone operator at Shakti Mills identified 13-09-2013 09:06 AM

    The 17-year-old minor boy who is an accused in the July 31 gangrape case was identified by the victim and her boyfriend on Thursday, during an identification parade held at the juvenile remand home in South Mumbai, police said. "Test Identification Parade (TIP) was conducted on Thursday at a juvenile...
  • 21 juveniles escape from Bengal home, 19 caught 12-09-2013 05:38 PM

    Kolkata: At least 21 juvenile delinquents, most of them from Bangladesh, Thursday escaped from a state-run home in West Bengal, but 19 of them were later apprehended near the India-Bangladesh border, police said. The juveniles escaped from Subhayan - a government-run home in Balurghat in South Dinajpur district, 440 km...
  • Will share lessons from December 16 rape with all officers: Delhi police chief 10-09-2013 10:44 AM

    The lessons learnt from the December 16, 2012 gang rape would be shared with all officers, said Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday. "...whatever lessons we have learnt from this case will be disseminated among all our officers, so that if there is any such case (in the future),...
  • Delhi gangrape: Eight months on, braveheart's family awaits justice 09-09-2013 11:56 AM

    New Delhi: The verdict in the December 16 Delhi gangrape case is likely to be delivered on Tuesday. The braveheart's family hopes that justice will be done. "Before leaving she had said that she'll be back in two hours. I am still waiting for that moment," said the braveheart's mother....