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The norms would be applicable to offences under which an offender would be punishable with imprisonment for a term of not less than five years
More than 10 teams are assisting the Investigation officer and DCP Malkajgiri is personally supervising the investigation
Perverse interpretation: National Commission for Women challenges Bombay HC's controversial 'skin to skin' contact verdict
The commission said it is aggrieved by this order, and the perverse interpretation adopted by the High Court that the term 'physical contact'
#ThrowBackToday: Why Michael Jackson's doctor was accused of involuntary manslaughter ten years ago today
In today's #TBT, we talk about the death of the King of Pop and what ensued after. His personal physician was charged with involuntary manslaughter for the drugs he put the musician on. Read on...
The recent Bombay HC judgement pertaining to the POCSO Act has irked The Coach and he tells us how we can help abused minors
Preliminary investigations suggest that the nine-year-old, who went missing on Wednesday evening, was sexually abused and then murdered by a person or a group of persons, the officer said.
Analysis of Union Budget 2021 reveals allocation for children was at ten year low; Child Protection gets raw deal
HAQ: Centre for Child Rights, in its analysis of the budget observed that despite the COVID-19 situation , it has found huge cuts in flagship programmes for children
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
Partly allowing the appeal, the Bombay HC quashed aside the jail sentence of 5 years under the POCSO Act and modified the imprisonment as per the Indian Penal Code (IPC)
SC stays Bombay HC decision to acquit man on basis of there being no 'skin to skin' contact in sexual abuse case
The top court also issued notice to Maharashtra government and permitted the AG to file an appeal against the January 19 verdict of the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court
Chennai cops shut down unlicensed orphanage, that's been running for 21 years, after girls complain of sexual abuse
One of the girls staying in the home informed the '1098' child helpline that the director, his brother, son and few more in his family had been sexually abusing the girls staying there
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The Foundation for Development Action has been working for decades to make the children of Kerala safer from natural and man-made disasters. We find out out more about
This daunting challenge is not only for India but also for all the governments across the globe as they start inoculating their populations to tackle the pandemic
An Associated Press investigation found most children earn little or no pay and are routinely exposed to toxic chemicals and other hazardous conditions, while som never go to school
The investigation also led to three arrests in the US and had identified suspects in Europe, Asia, Canada and New Zealand, authorities said
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