Tribal Girls

  • 5 boys gangrape 14-year-old tribal girl, 3 arrested 05-03-2014 01:06 PM

    A 14-year-old tribal girl was allegedly gang-raped by five youths, who also attacked her cousin brother at Ghoghardih village in Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district. Three of the accused have been arrested in the case, police said. The minor school girl was gang-raped by five youths- Shyam Naagwanshi, Pintu Paikra, Munna Kumar,...
  • Congress stages walkout from Chattisgarh Assembly over rape of minor tribal girls 20-02-2014 08:02 PM

    Opposition Congress on Thursday staged awalkout from the Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly whileaccusing the state government of its "failure" to ensuresecurity of girl inmates of the state-run residential schoolsand hostels. Congress MLA Shankar Dhruva raised the issue of the rapeof minor tribal girls in a government-run residential schoolat Jhaliyamari Village in...
  • 3 out of 8 persons convicted for rape of tribal minor girls get life term 31-10-2013 09:27 AM

    A fast track court on Wednesday convicted eight accused in connection with the infamous rape of minor tribal girls of a state-run residential school in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district and sentenced three of them, including a woman, to life imprisonment. The court of district and sessions judge Mahadev Katulkar found all...
  • Tribal girls' assault: SC/ST commission set to file report 30-03-2013 09:10 AM

    New Delhi: A team of the SC/ST Commission, which was sent to Chhattisgarh to probe the allegations of sexual abuse of tribal girls in government-run hostels, will be soon filing its report. "We have sent a team to probe the matter in Chhattisgarh," said National Commission for Schedule Castes Vice...
  • Chhattisgarh tribal girls' assault: NCPCR sends notice to state govt 29-03-2013 04:00 PM

    The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has sent a notice to the Chhattisgarh government. NCPCR official Vinod Ticu said it is a failure of the monitoring system. ...
  • Tribal girls' assault: Women activists demand independent probe 29-03-2013 09:35 AM

    New Delhi: Women activists have demanded that an independent probe should be carried out into allegations that tribal girls were being sexually abused in government-run hostels in Chhattisgarh. An IBN7 investigation exposed how young tribal girls in Chhattisgarh were being sexually assaulted and pushed into prostitution by their own teachers....
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 28-03-2013 11:58 PM

    Breaking down repeatedly while addressing the media, Sanjay Dutt said he isn't seeking pardon and will surrender within the stipulated deadline. ...
  • Are government-run hostels used to sexually abuse girls? 28-03-2013 11:58 PM

    An IBN7 investigation exposed how young tribal girls are being sexually abused in government-run homes and schools in Chhattisgarh. ...
  • Chhattisgarh: Tribal girls reveal tales of violence, sexual abuse 28-03-2013 09:41 PM

    New Delhi: Last week, the government passed the much awaited Anti-rape Bill. The Bill promises to tackle sexual crime. But will it really make a difference, especially in the remote corners of this country. An IBN7 investigation exposed how young tribal girls are being sexually abused in government-run homes and...
  • Jharkhand: CRPF reaches out to tribal women 30-10-2012 10:08 AM

    New Delhi: In Jharkhand, there's a new wave of positivity, especially among girls of the tribal areas. And it's all thanks to the Central Reserve Police Force's (CRPF) new initiative to provide them with a better future. Stuck in a virtual civil war with Naxals on one side and the...
  • Govt, drug experts fight over HPV vaccine 12-05-2011 09:59 AM

    New Delhi: There seems no end to the controversy over the vaccine against cancerous Human Papillomavirus (HPV). There was uproar over a government report that said the vaccine wasn't linked to deaths of seven tribal girls in Andhra Pradesh. Drug experts have slammed the final government report on the HPV...
  • Molested teenager paraded naked in Bengal 12-08-2010 09:53 AM

    Birbhum: In a shocking incident of molestation, a tribal teenage girl from a West Bengal village was molested and paraded naked three months ago, while the police turned a blind eye to it. Despite continuous media coverage, the police failed to nab the culprits and have been able to arrest...
  • Budhia walks into trouble with govt 17-05-2007 05:16 PM

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  • Girl tries to match Budhia's feat 17-09-2006 10:31 AM

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  • 10-year-old girl runs for 12 hours 11-09-2006 06:17 PM

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