MINORITIES

  • Tamil Nadu: Unidentified men allegedly rape, murder minor girl student in Vellore 2 days ago

    Chennai: Unidentified men allegedly rape and murder a minor girl student in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu. The class VI student's body was found with her hands and legs tied in a mango orchard. She went missing since Monday after school hours. Police investigation is underway. ...
  • Bengaluru: 8-year-old commits suicide, leaves note for mother December 3, 2014

    Bengaluru: An eight-year-old girl committed suicide by settling herself on fire on Tuesday. In a suicide note which she left behind for her mother, the girl held herself responsible for taking the extreme step. The minor's mother is inconsolable. She lost her husband six years ago and now has to...
  • Pakistan: Police recover 33 minor girls from Karachi home November 27, 2014

    Karachi: Police in Pakistan's biggest city have recovered 33 minor girl students of a religious seminary who had apparently been handed over to a family by a teacher and a supervisor of the madrassa over non-payment of a debt. Acting on a complaint filed by the local residents, police raided a...
  • Minor's killing: Protestors block India-Bhutan road link November 23, 2014

    Siliguri: Protesting against the alleged rape and murder of a teenage girl, local residents Sunday blocked the SAARC Road in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district, snapping the Indo-Bhutan road link, police said. The body of 16-year-old girl, who had gone to Bhutan to work as a maid, was found Saturday night in...
  • Kerala: Four-year-old sexually assaulted by seniors in school hostel November 11, 2014

    Kozhikode: In a gruesome incident, a four-and-a-half year old girl has been sexually assaulted by two senior students in the school premises in Kerala's Kozhikode. The alleged crime took place 20 days back but the incident came to light on Monday when the child complained of health issues and her parents...
  • Haryana: Minor allegedly raped by neighbour November 11, 2014

    Palwal: In yet another shocking incident of crime against children, a minor girl has allegedly been raped by her neighbour in Haryana's Palwal district. Police has not yet registered a case even as the alleged crime took place on Sunday. The victim's family has also accused that her brother was beaten...
  • Delhi: Lab technician arrested for sexual assaulting minor November 8, 2014

    New Delhi: A lab technician has been arrested for sexually assaulting a minor in the national capital. The class 3 student of a public school in Rohini had stopped going to school for a month The parents on learning of the incident- approached the police. Further news awaited. ...
  • Minor brutally raped and murdered in Manipur November 7, 2014

    Imphal: An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered by her 24-year-old neighbour in Manipur's Imphal West district following which the villagers attacked the accused leaving him seriously injured. Police said the incident occurred on Wednesday in interior Tharoijam Maning Leikai area when the girl was sent by her aunt to...
  • Bangalore: BJP protests sexual assault of six-year-old in school November 5, 2014

    Bangalore: After the common man, it is the Bharatiya Janata Party workers who have taken to the streets in Bangalore protesting the alleged sexual assault on a six-year-old girl in a reputed school. While the protests were on, a meeting between the school management and the parents were on regarding the...
  • Bihar Police files chargesheet in 10 hours in minor's rape November 4, 2014

    Patna: It took just 10 hours for Bihar Police to file a chargesheet in a minor's rape case in Bhagalpur district, police said on Tuesday. "We have filed a chargesheet in a record time of 10 hours after the rape of a girl was confirmed by a medical report," Bhagalpur Senior...
  • BJP tells L-G it wants fresh elections in Delhi, won't form minority government, say sources November 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Riding high on the success of recent Assembly elections in Haryana and Maharashtra, the BJP unit is looking forward to improving its fortune in Delhi too and has conveyed to the L-G that it was not interested in forming a minority government. BJP leaders met Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung...
  • 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. ...
  • Bangalore: Man arrested for allegedly raping two-year-old girl November 2, 2014

    Bangalore: A 29-year-old man was arrested on Sunday for allegedly raping a two-year-old girl. The victim's parents are labourers and the accused was their neighbour. The accused works as an office boy in a private firm. The incident happened in HSR layout in South East Bangalore on Sunday afternoon. Earlier this...
  • Bangalore rape case: School Principal, Management Head arrested on charges of negligence November 1, 2014

    Bangalore: The Principal of the school where a six-year-old was sexually assaulted on Friday has been arrested, along with the Head of the Management on charges of negligence. The two of Cambridge School were arrested under IPC sections 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) and 336 (act...
  • Bangalore rape: Rajya Sabha member calls for regulation of schools November 1, 2014

    Condemning the incidents of sexual abuse of minor girl students in Bangalore school, Rajya Sabha member Rajeev Chandrashekhar called for regulation of educational institutions. ...
  • Bangalore rape: Such incidents happened earlier as well, says ex-student October 31, 2014

    Speaking to CNN-IBN, an ex student of the school claimed that there had been more such incidents in the school in the past. "This incident has come out now but there was another man, over 60 years old, who used to do the same thing but that never came out...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 31, 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 Palki S Upadhyay October 31, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Police is acting against the accused, circular sent across schools: Karnataka CM October 31, 2014

    "Police is acting against the accused, he has been arrested. Since most of these incidents are happening inside private schools, the school management will have to act strictly against it," said Karnataka chief minister reacting to the rape of a 6-year-old in Bangalore. ...
  • News 360: 4th school rape in a month in Bangalore raises questions on security October 31, 2014

    Sexual assault in schools of Bangalore and Hyderabad reported. Teacher has been arrested for raping a six-year-old in Bangalore. This is the third such case in a month. The Karnataka Home Minister tells CNN-IBN that a circular has been sent across to all the schools and action will soon be...
  • Bangalore: 17-year-old girl allegedly raped October 31, 2014

    Bangalore: A 17-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her friend when she was alone at home, police said. "Both the girl and accused (36 years) had known each other for some time and had become friends. Yesterday, the accused had gone to the girl's house when...
  • BJP might have got majority if Shiv Sena pact ended early: Rajnath Singh October 31, 2014

    Bhopal: In the wake of BJP preparing to form a minority government in Maharashtra, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that if their alliance with the Shiv Sena would have ended atleast a fortnight before the actual demise of the combine, then his party might have won clear...
  • Bangalore: Teacher arrested for raping six-year-old October 31, 2014

    Bangalore: 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...
  • Teacher detained for alleged sexual assualt of 6-year-old girl in Bangalore October 30, 2014

    Bangalore: In yet another case of crime against children, a 6-year-old girl from a reputed school in Bangalore was allegedly sexually assaulted on last Tuesday. The police has detained a 40-year-old suspect who is the victim's teacher in connection with the case. Reportedly, the victim had complained to her mother after...
  • Karnataka High Court puts onus on state government for safety guidelines in schools October 30, 2014

    Bangalore: Karnataka High Court on Thursday put the onus on the state government for safety guidelines in schools after a three-year-old was allegedly raped by school staff in the premises of a Bangalore school. Directing the state government to take steps for a safer school environment, Justice Venugopal Gowda ruled, "No...
  • Second transfer for Arvind Mayaram in a fortnight, now goes to Minority Affairs October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Thursday transferred Arvind Mayaram again. In the second transfer to Mayaram in a fortnight, he is now made Secretary of Minority Affairs. The Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC) has approved cancellation of order of appointment of Mayaram, a 1978 batch IAS officer of Rajasthan...
  • Bangalore rape: School reopens amidst concerns over safety of students October 27, 2014

    The Bangalore school where a 3-year-old school student was allegedly raped reopened on Monday after 5 days. Anxiety was evident on the faces of parents as the classes resumed for 1st standard to 5th standard after a week of protests and the arrest of one person. The school has been...
  • Is having no male staff the only way to stop child abuse in schools? October 27, 2014

    An office assistant, who was arrested for the sexual assault of a three-and-a-half-year-old girl at a city school, was remanded in six days police custody by a magisterial court on Sunday. ...
  • Bangalore rape: Accused produced before Magistrate, sent to six-day police custody October 26, 2014

    Bangalore: An office assistant, who was arrested for the sexual assault of a three-and-a-half-year-old girl at a city school, was remanded in six days police custody by a magisterial court on Sunday. 42-year-old Gundappa, an office assistant in the Orchids International School, was arrested yesterday. He was produced before magistrate Shubha...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Are schools safe anymore? October 24, 2014

    It's been three days since a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a school in Bangalore. The police has arrested a staff member and have named three others in the case. Parents and activists are angry after it was revealed that the school was running in contravention to norms. ...