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Teacher in UP absconds after being booked for sexually abusing students

The teacher has been accused of multiple instances of assaults against his students, whom he used to allegedly call home and exploit

Published on 23rd November 2021
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TN Education Minister: Child safety and sexual abuse awareness programmes in all schools soon

This comes shortly on the heels of the arrest of a school principal in Coimbatore after a teen girl died by suicide due to repeated sexual assault by a teacher in the school

Published on 18th November 2021
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On Nehru's birthday, JNU sees yet another students' clash: ABVP, left parties blame each other for blows

The allegations from both sides are similar. While the ABVP said that they were there first and were assaulted by left organisations, the SFI said that the ABVP assaulted common students

Published on 15th November 2021
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Principal who hushed up sexual assault of 17-year-old student was arrested in Bengaluru  

All-Women Police (West) arrested Physics teacher Mithun Chakravarthy, who assaulted the girl, under sections 306 of IPC and sections 9(l) and 10 of the POCSO Act

Published on 15th November 2021
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NCRB Report 2020: There were 26,000 fewer crimes against children in 2020, owing to the pandemic

The Coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdown resulted in a drop in traditional crimes like theft, robbery, and assault on women and children in 2020, but there was a drastic jump in disobedience

Published on 15th September 2021
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NSUI to march against suspension of Rahul Gandhi's Twitter account

Twitter had suspended Gandhi's account after he posted a picture of the family of the nine-year-old Dalit girl who was sexually assaulted and murdered

Published on 9th August 2021
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Kerala man fatally assaults step-daughter, in judicial custody

Police arrested Pandiyan on Monday night but on early Tuesday morning, he escaped from the police station, though handcuffed

Published on 7th April 2021
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Walayar sex abuse victims' mother to contest against CM Vijayan

The Congress-led UDF has in principle decided to support the mother in her fight for justice, said State Congress president Mullapally Ramachandran

Published on 16th March 2021
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Did SFI activists in Kerala's University College really kick a woman student?

A member of the Congress-affiliated Kerala Students' Union has alleged that she was physically assaulted by a member of the SFI

Published on 12th March 2021
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Four JNU students claim they were thrashed by ABVP members and a professor, ABVP calls it pure fiction

The assaulted students allege that they were beaten up by students belonging to the university's ABVP unit and Tapan Bihari, a faculty member, who is also the warden of the Periyar hostel

Published on 17th February 2021
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What the FAQ: Bombay HC's groping without 'skin-to-skin contact isn't sexual assault' order, what does the POCSO Act say?

Since the high court's ruling on January 19, there have been questions about what the POCSO Act entails, what is the punishment for children's sexual assault, and a lot more. We find out more

Published on 28th January 2021
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Bombay HC says groping child without skin to skin contact does not constitute sexual assault 

The appellant was acquitted of sexual assault, but sentenced to imprisonment for one year and asked to pay a fine of Rs 500

Published on 25th January 2021
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Police file FIRs after violence erupts over the construction of IIT Goa campus 

Unknown persons have been accused of rioting, assaulting police officials and preventing government officials from discharging their duty

Published on 7th January 2021
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Kerala youth commission will soon provide self-defence training for women 

The programme is intended to prepare every woman in the southern state aged between18 and 40 years for self-defence against physical assault

Published on 5th January 2021
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Teacher stabbed to death by unidentified assailants in Bihar, local residents protest police inaction

The victim, Mankeshwar Yadav, was returning from his school at Bishanpur around 11 am when 4-5 unidentified persons accosted him at Khar Bhatta village

Published on 21st December 2020

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