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  • 19-year-old ends life after being scolded for taking alcohol 5 days ago

    Muzaffarnagar: A 19-year-old youth allegedly committed suicide after being reprimanded by parents for taking alcohol at Nanu Khera village, police said on Monday. The body of Sunil Kumar was found hanging from a tree on Sunday. He allegedly took the extreme step after his parents scolded him for drinking alcohol,...
  • Teenager kills 12-year-old sister, kills self due to dispute between parents 6 days ago

    Indore: A 14-year-old boy killed his 12-year-old sister to death and later committed suicide by hanging himself in Kharajana area of Indore on Saturday evening. According to sources, the boy was in tension due to dispute between his father and mother. The police is yet to ascertain the exact course of events. ...
  • First virtual school for internet-addicted teens in Japan November 30, 2014

    London: Japan is to open the world's first virtual school to cater to the country's growing population of internet-addicted teens who cannot function in the real world. The Cybernation School on the outskirts of Tokyo whose motto is 'Your smartphone is your classroom!' will allow dropouts to complete their secondary...
  • Ferguson police officer who killed black teenager steps down November 30, 2014

    Ferguson: The white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager in a St. Louis suburb has resigned, his lawyer said on Saturday, as activists set out on a 120-mile march to protest the killing and a grand jury's decision not to indict him. The resignation of Darren Wilson from...
  • US declares emergency in Missouri ahead of grand jury's decision in fatal shooting of black teenager November 18, 2014

    Washington: Emergency has been declared in the American State of Missouri ahead of grand jury's decision in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager who was killed by a white police officer. The killing of Michael Brown,18, in August had resulted in large scale violence in certain parts of the...
  • West Bengal: Class 8 student ends life after father refuses to buy him expensive mobile November 10, 2014

    Behrampore: A middle-school student allegedly committed suicide in Murshidabad district by consuming pesticide after his father, a farmer, could not afford to buy him an expensive mobile of his choice. The 15-year-old boy Masud Sarkar was a class VIII student of Tentulia High School at Tentulia village. Masud's father Mabibul Sarkar is...
  • Budgam firing: Army assures speedy inquiry in teenagers' death November 5, 2014

    Two civilians were killed and an equal number injured when Army personnel fired at a Maruti 800 car when it did not stop at a check post on repeated calls. ...
  • Australian teenager features in second Islamic State video October 28, 2014

    Canberra: An Australian teenage runaway, dubbed the Ginger Jihadist by the media, has been featured in a second Islamic State propaganda video. Australian media reported the latest YouTube video of 17-year-old Abdullah Elmir dressed in Arabic garb and clutching an assault rifle on Monday as the Senate prepared to debate...
  • Delhi: Teenage girl rescued by police in dramatic car chase October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi police on Friday claimed to have rescued a 16-year-old girl from outer Delhi following a dramatic car chase with two youths who had allegedly kidnapped her. According to a complaint by father of the girl, who had left home for tutions, she was spotted in a car in...
  • Delhi teenager murdered by three friends in Haryana's Murthal October 15, 2014

    New Delhi: An 18-year-old Delhi school boy was allegedly strangled and shot dead by three friends, including his juvenile classmate, in Haryana's Murthal village where his charred body was recovered, police said on Wednesday. The three accused teenagers had taken Shiva, a class XII student, to Murthal on the pretext of...
  • Malala Yousafzai, Malia Obama and Joshua Wong among the 25 most influential teenagers of 2014 according to Time Magazine October 14, 2014

    Time Magazine's list of the 25 most influential teens of 2014 is out. The influence of teenagers on the world is growing rapidly. From winning the Nobel Prize to emerging as a renowned chef in the culinary industry, the world's most famous teens have made it to this list. After...
  • Washington state teen calls police to break up his own party September 26, 2014

    A Washington state teenager who threw a party rife with underage drinking and drug use while his parents were away called police to intervene after a rowdy throng busted a neighbors fence and fights broke out, local media said on Wednesday. The 16-year-old, whose parents were in Portland, called the authorities...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Raja Natwarlal', 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles', 'Step Up: All In' August 30, 2014

    In this episode on Now Showing, CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Raja Natwarlal', 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles', 'Step Up: All In'. Also on the show, Masand talks to Bollywood actress Tabu on her upcoming film 'Haider'. ...
  • 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' review: Bland, unimaginative, this film needn't have been made August 29, 2014

    Cast: Megan Fox, Will Arnett, and William Fichtner Director: Jonathan Liebesman The question you'll likely ponder after watching the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie is this: Who exactly is it meant for? The 30somethingyearolds who might be nostalgic about reconnecting with characters from their youth? Or kids themselves, unfamiliar...
  • 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' tweet review: The ninja brothers are mindblowing August 29, 2014

    When the first' Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' was released back in the year 1990, I wasn't even born then, but I remember seeing the movie as a child. Not knowing much about the boxoffice collection, I came to know it later that the movie made $25 million at the...
  • Delhi teen stabbing: Sharper police training need of the hour, say residents August 28, 2014

    17yearold boy stabbed by 2 assailants in Delhi's Dakshinpuri area. People from all over express their anger and grief. They blame the judiciary system and law. "The police need to be better trained to avoid such incidents in the future," say residents. ...
  • US: Unrest in St Louis after fatal shooting of unarmed black teen August 12, 2014

    Ferguson: A black teenager who was fatally shot by a police officer had his hands raised when the officer approached with his weapon drawn and fired repeatedly, according to two men who said they witnessed the shooting that sparked two nights of unrest in suburban St Louis. The FBI opened an...
  • Superhero 'Turtles' swing back onto big screen in new mutation August 9, 2014

    Reuters: The teenage mutant heroes in a half shell are battling their way back to movie screens with teen crushes, insecurity, rage and a hankering for pizza in a franchise reboot for a new generation. "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," based on the 1980s comic book series that led to a television...
  • FIR lodged against two neighbourhood boys on charges of raping an 18yearold girl July 8, 2014

    A teenage girl has alleged that she was raped and blackmailed by two neighbourhood boys for last four years in Jaipur in an apartment complex in Malviya Nagar, police said on Tuesday. Eighteenyearold girl has moved the FIR through an "istgasa" recently filed in the court which directed the Jawahar Circle...
  • Suspects confess to killing Palestinian teen July 7, 2014

    Jerusalem: Three Israeli suspects in the killing of a Palestinian teenager who was abducted and burned to death last week confessed to the crime on Monday and were reenacting the incident for authorities, an official said, as the country's leaders raced to contain a public uproar over the slaying. The confessions...
  • Palestinians: Arab teen was burned to death July 5, 2014

    Jerusalem: The Palestinian attorney general says autopsy results of an Arab teenager who Palestinians say was killed by Israeli extremists in a revenge attack show he was burned to death. The charred body of 16yearold Mohammed Abu Khdeir was found in a forest after he was seized near his home in...
  • FIFA: Lack of sleep kills Chinese soccer fan June 16, 2014

    Shanghai: A young Chinese man died after he spent several days without sleep to watch the World Cup matches, currently held in Brazil, according to doctors. A young man, aged 25, was found on Saturday lying dead in front of the television, hours after the end of a game between Spain...
  • A teenage girl's campaign for a polythenefree India May 28, 2014

    The death of a cow after swallowing a polythene bag was the trigger that led Divya Jain, 15, to start a campaign against its use in Rajasthan and beyond. She also encourages people to fabricate water troughs to save birds from the searing desert summer. Divya Jain, a class 10 student...
  • Teenager kidnapped twice in a month in Noida May 24, 2014

    A 14yearold girl, who was kidnapped last month and rescued by police later, has been abducted again to put pressure over her parent to withdraw the earlier case, from Salarpur village in Noida, police said on Friday. Salarpur resident Rahmat, in his complaint lodged at Sector 39 police station, alleged that...
  • Teenagers choose smartphones over sex May 15, 2014

    New York: Teenagers are so touchy about their screens that they are willing to give up almost everything even the pleasures of a sexual encounter in exchange for their smartphones, a fascinating research has revealed. While 26 per cent of teenager students in the US can not live without...
  • Are selfies turning into an obsession too dangerous for teenagers to cope with? May 11, 2014

    New York: If we believe experts, adding social media to the already prevalent peer pressure is only increasing the pressure further up. The use of social media can be a great way for teenagers to relate to their peers and to express themselves but "excessive internet use can have serious negative...
  • Police trace body of teenage girl on railway tracks in Ghaziabad May 3, 2014

    Police on Saturday found body of a teenage girl on railway tracks in Sinhanigate area in Ghaziabad, an official said. The body is yet to be identified, Sinhanigate police station House Officer Yatendra Punia said, adding police reached the spot after being informed by passersby. Punia did not deny a foul play...
  • Teenage girl's iphone 5C catches fire in her pocket February 4, 2014

    Maine: The "stop, drop and roll" mantra came in handy for a Maine eighthgrader when her cellphone caught fire in her pocket at school. Kennebunk middle school Principal Jeff Rodman tells The Portland Press Herald that the girl heard a popping sound Friday morning and smoke started billowing around her. Boys were...
  • Mom shames cyber bully daughter by posting her photo holding an apology card on Facebook January 15, 2014

    Are you having trouble explaining good and bad to your teenage children? Cara Schneider of North Carolina might have a few tips for you. Schneider, who has a cyber bullying teenage daughter Hailey, forced her to sell her iPad and pose with a poster confessing her crime as punishment. The image...
  • 3 teenagers run over by goods train due to dense fog December 17, 2013

    Three teenagers were killed after being run over by a goods train due to dense fog near Maghera crossing in Mathura on Monday morning. Yogendra (15), Gautam (15) Pankaj (14) were walking on the rail track near Maghera crossing and could not spot the train moving towards Delhi due to the...