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Juvenile Justice Act

3-year-old beaten up by mother dies within 24 hours after being in coma

The boy had slipped into coma after being allegedly subjected to torture by his mother for being 'disobedient', police had said on Thursday.

19 Apr 2019 1:13 PM

3-year old boy in coma after torture by mother: Kochi police

Kerala Health Minister K K Shailaja said the government would bear all expenses of the child's treatment.

18 Apr 2019 4:15 PM

Kerala minister against using children as 'shield' in Sabarimala stir

The minister noted that large number of children were coming to Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple with their parents as part of pilgrimage.

05 Dec 2018 12:53 PM

Odisha shelter home girls sexually abused, in-charge arrested

The incident came to light when some of the girls while speaking to the media had recently accused the home in-charge, the police said.

01 Dec 2018 7:22 PM

Beaten up, genitals tied with string: 2 boys complain of ragging in Maharashtra school

The victims, in the age group of 9 to 10 years, were allegedly ragged and their private parts tied with ‘manja’ (string) by the accused.

16 Sep 2018 8:29 PM


Juvenile convicts can't get death penalty for every rape, murder: SC judge

Justice Madan B Lokur, chairman of SC Juvenile Justice Committee, said judgement in such cases had to be delivered on the basis of evidence.

23 Jul 2018 1:36 PM

19-yr-old man held for sexually abusing 2 boys at orphanage for 2 yrs in Kochi

Jose Maveli, director of Janaseva Sisubhavan at Aluva and an employee were also arrested for allegedly covering up the sexual assault.

21 Jul 2018 2:19 PM

16 girls ‘confined’ in Delhi school’s basement over non-payment of fees

The parents said that it was inhumane on the part of the school administration which punished students so brutally.

11 Jul 2018 9:20 AM

In video: Drunk man bangs 3-yr-old son against auto-rickshaw after quarrel with wife

Accused, Shiva Goud, picked up an argument with his wife and in a fit of rage, he flung his son at an auto-rickshaw standing near his house.

10 Jul 2018 9:20 AM

Enact Juvenile Justice Act, fill posts in child rights panel: SC to Centre

Any delay in filling up the positions might adversely impact on children and this should be avoided, the bench said.

09 Feb 2018 3:23 PM


Court denies bail to teen accused in Ryan murder case

The probe agency claimed the teenager had killed Pradhyumn in a bid to get the school closed so that PTM and examination could be delayed.

08 Jan 2018 12:48 PM

DCW issues notice to police over sending 13 girls back to brothels

It is most urgently required that the girls are safeguarded and their correct age is established, DCW chief Swati Maliwal said.

29 Nov 2017 11:26 AM

Ryan case: School owner booked for murder of seven-year-old

Education minister Ram Bilas Sharma admitted that there have been lapses on part of the school administration.

11 Sep 2017 1:38 AM

MP: Upper caste man forces 6-yr-old Dalit girl to lift her excreta

The accused went absconding after the incident and a manhunt has been launched to nab him, a police official said.

22 Aug 2017 12:14 PM

Three forcibly cut 30 minors hair, arrested

The accused, said the police, meant to teach the students a lesson.

02 Jul 2017 2:26 AM


Mumbai: 3 including teacher held for cutting hair of 25 students

These 25 boys were punished for not keeping a short hair cut as per the school orders.

01 Jul 2017 3:59 PM

Two sell tobacco to children, arrested

The duo has been booked under the Juvenile Justice Act.

18 Jun 2017 1:43 AM

Railways won’t rap minors travelling sans ticket

The circular says that if the railways still wants to take action against the minor, it should approach the juvenile court.

01 Jun 2017 1:21 AM

3 Bihar children kept in shelter home with limbs tied

They were rescued from Allahabad junction by government-run Railway Childline and taken to a shelter home, where their limbs were tied.

27 May 2017 2:54 PM

Skill training in juvenile homes can help children: SC judge

Many organisations and individuals have started coming up for the welfare of children as a result of awareness campaigns, said Judge Lokur.

06 May 2017 4:41 PM