Minor(Search results - 184)
India20, Sep 2019, 1:11 PM IST
70-year-old Kerala Catholic priest accused of molesting minors
The priest is identified as George Padayatty, vicar of a Syrian Catholic Church in Chendamangalam. After the case was registered, the priest has been absconding.
India17, Sep 2019, 7:27 PM IST
Dear Pakistan, minorities in your land are humans as well! Treat them with dignity
A Pakistani Hindu girl Namrita Chandani, a first year medical student in Sindh, Pakistan was found dead at her hostel room on Tuesday (September 17).
India16, Sep 2019, 8:35 PM IST
Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare: Exposing Ram Rahim Singh and his dark crimes
Gurmeet Ram Rahim was initiated into the dera when he was just seven years old. However, he succeeded as the dera chief when Shah Satnam “voluntarily” gave it to him. Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare explains how it took 15 years, over 200 court sessions and two fearless sadhvis, one of them was even a minor, to convict this man of rape.
Hollywood30, Aug 2019, 4:06 PM IST
Media covered Sharon Tate's murder in most despicable way: Roman Polanski
Polanski, who is wanted in the US after fleeing the country decades ago to avoid jail in a case related to having sex with a minor, is currently in the news over the inclusion of his upcoming film "An Officer and a Spy" in the competition line-up of the 2019 Venice Film Festival.
India29, Aug 2019, 9:12 AM IST
Unnao Rape Case: Delhi court records statement of survivor’s uncle about expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar
A Delhi court recorded the statement of Unnao rape survivor’s uncle about Kuldeep Singh Sengar, a 4-time MLA of Unnao. The expelled BJP MLA was accused of raping a minor at his residence in 2017.
India23, Aug 2019, 7:45 PM IST
How efficient is the POCSO Act? Is it serving its purpose?
Union home minister Amit Shah urged the authorities concerned to devise a mechanism to address the issues of sexual crimes against women and kids in a faster and more efficient way.
India23, Aug 2019, 5:31 PM IST
Telangana: Illegal Bangladeshi immigrant couple who trafficked minor arrested; victim rescued
An illegal Bangladeshi immigrant couple purchased a 17-year-old girl and were trying to sell her to an agent Hari Chowdary in Hyderabad when they were arrested by police. Cases have been registered under the Prevention of Immoral Trafficking Act, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences and section 14 of Foreigners Act - 1946.
India23, Aug 2019, 11:03 AM IST
Sexual offences against minors: Amit Shah wants probe, trial to be fast-tracked
Amit Shah said a detailed monitoring mechanism should be put in place to ensure investigation and trial in sexual offences/rape against girls below 12 years of age are completed within two months
Shows22, Aug 2019, 8:28 PM IST
Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare: How minority institutions fail to implement the RTE Act
The National Advisory Committee of Right to Education Act, 2009, or popularly known as the RTE Act is a welcome change. Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare finds out how religious minority organisations are escaping from their shares of responsibilities by taking advantage of their minority status.
India22, Aug 2019, 4:01 PM IST
Odisha: Differently-abled minor girl raped by grandfather
A differently-abled minor girl was allegedly raped by her distant grandfather in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. A manhunt has been launched to arrest the accused who is presently absconding after committing the crime
India20, Aug 2019, 3:40 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Father booked for raping daughters; mother held
The father of a 21-year-old woman has been booked for raping her. The mother has been charged with abetting the abuse. The incident was reported from Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. The victim and her sister were rescued from their residence.
India18, Aug 2019, 4:56 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Stalkers crush minor girl’s skull under bike
A 16-year-old girl’s skull was left crushed after one among a group of stalkers who accosted her while returning from school rode a motorbike over her. The incident occurred in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
India17, Aug 2019, 3:10 PM IST
Telangana man gets 5-year rigorous imprisonment for assaulting minor daughter
The accused Paramesh had adopted the minor from his sister-in-law, years ago. The man on February 10 tried to assault the minor.
Viral17, Aug 2019, 11:43 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh minor girl thrashed for eloping with boyfriend; video goes viral
A minor girl, who had eloped with her cousin, was brought back to their village where a village elder began to thrash the her with a stick for her love affair
India14, Aug 2019, 4:41 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Police rescues 7-months pregnant minor from prostitution
Tamil Nadu Police have arrested a woman for allegedly forcing two minor girls into prostitution. The accused woman has been identified as Indu.