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Man sentenced to two-year rigorous imprisonment for molesting minor in Maharashtra

The man stalked the 15-year-old girl on her way to school. She informed her parents, who warned the accused but it did not stop

Published on 27th May 2019
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Hyderabad woman abused by husband, twin daughters sexually harassed by brother-in-law finally seek help

On one of the nights, the man, identified as the husband's brother, walked in and removed his lungi and sexually assaulted the girls

Published on 9th May 2019
Justice for Thodupuzha case, Kerala Govt websites hacked

Justice for Thodupuzha child: Meet the hacktivist group that hacked Kerala Govt websites to force an arrest 

Kerala Cyber Warriors is a three and half-year-old hacktivist group that had previously hacked the Hindu Mahasabha website for glorifying Godse

Published on 29th April 2019
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Consensual sex with a girl above 16 can be excluded from rigorous provisions on the POCSO: Madras HC

The suggestion made by Madras High Court is intended to distinguish teenage relationships from sexual assault of children below 16

Published on 27th April 2019
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TN teacher arrested for child pornography and sexual assault on students after husband complains to Collector

The incident came to light after her husband found intimate pictures and pornographic materials of a student on her mobile phone

Published on 21st March 2019
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Forced into prostitution by family, Chennai seventh grader complained to teachers - who ignored her

Police said that the girl had been undergoing harassment for several months and the incident came to light when she recently shared her turmoil with a neighbour

Published on 13th March 2019
TISS Report

After TISS report, CBI tells court several victims from Muzaffarpur shelter home testified against Brajesh Thakur 

Several girls were allegedly raped and sexually abused at an NGO-run shelter home in Muzaffarpur. The issue had come to light following a report by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS).

Published on 3rd March 2019
School Child Abuse

Two minor girls from Alwar-based government hostel allegedly molested by warden, her husband and friends

The hostel warden used to call the girls, students of Class 12, to their home and molest them

Published on 3rd March 2019
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Three pastors from Mangaluru booked under POCSO Act for abuse of a minor girl

Highly placed sources said the action follows a High Court directive based on the plea of the victim's mother who is based in Mysuru

Published on 4th February 2019
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Owing to an increase in incidents of sexual abuse, NCPCR seeks a detailed report from the Odisha Government

Anguished over growing cases of sexual assault of minor girls in residential schools in Dhenkanal, Kalahandi, Jajpur and Kandhamal districts, the Commission is seeking a report

Published on 30th January 2019
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Odisha shocker: Minor rape victim delivers premature baby in hostel bathroom; rapist, headmistress arrested

The girl got pregnant after she was raped by Sraban Pradhan when she had gone to her village Tukulumaha during a vacation

Published on 14th January 2019
'Bhadram' Programme in Kerala

Kerala's Rs 73 lakh sensitisation programme set to educate people on child rights and POCSO

The main aim of the initiative will be to sensitise parents and the staff of educational institutions to create awareness among students regarding child abuse

Published on 31st December 2018
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Supreme Court judge Kurian Joseph asks lawyers to maintain the brotherhood concept of the Constitution

Justice Kurian Joseph told the lawyers about their responsibility and called upon them to maintain the brotherhood concept of the Constitution

Published on 19th November 2018
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Dalit kids paraded naked for allegedly stealing snacks: HC refuses bail to accused 

The accused has been booked under Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO)

Published on 17th October 2018
Prevent child abuse

Why CII's Young Indians wants you to make 52 short films on how to prevent child abuse

Their initiative Leher aims to bring together counselors, storytellers, filmmakers, copywriters, parents, students and people working in the creative field, to produce 52 videos

Published on 10th September 2018

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