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Man held for molesting 13-year-old girl in Ghatkopar

The molestation took place on Sunday, but was reported on Thursday, when the girl confided about the incident to her parents.

07 Jul 2017 2:41 AM

Man gets seven years for flashing in front of minor girl

According to prosecution, on January 2013, the victim was returning home from her tuition when Ansari, called her.

03 Jul 2017 1:31 AM

21-year-old lover arrested over girl’s fake complaint

Speaking to The Asian Age, DCP Zone-9, Paramjit Dahiya, said, “We have arrested the minor’s boyfriend under section 8 and 12 of the POCSO Act.”

06 Jun 2017 1:30 AM

State govt’s aid may help Ulhasnagar boys: Mothers

The police has added sections under the Juvenile Justice Act as well in the case against the accused.

29 May 2017 1:40 AM

Thrashed kids to get expert counselling

Three counsellors will help the children overcome the trauma.

24 May 2017 2:10 AM


Pune auto driver held for raping teenage daughter

The auto driver’s wife left him a few years ago, taking along with her their son, while the daughter stayed back with her father.

12 May 2017 2:56 AM

Neighbour rapes three-year-old in Anand Parbat, arrested

The girl lives with her family in a slum cluster in Anand Parbat’s Baljeet Nagar.

05 May 2017 1:03 AM

Rape accused former UP minister Gayatri Prajapati released from jail

Prajapati was arrested on March 15 from the Aashiyana area in Lucknow by the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF).

26 Apr 2017 1:58 PM

Kerala: 21-year-old girl arrested for sexually assaulting minor

The arrest was made on a complaint lodged by the 17 year old boy's mother, that her minor son was sexually assaulted by the girl.

03 Apr 2017 10:37 AM

Bikaner man alleges 8 teachers of gangraping minor daughter, filming act

The alleged incident occurred in April 2015 but the FIR was registered on Friday after the girl’s father lodged a complaint with the police.

25 Mar 2017 11:43 AM


Minor girl offered ride, gangraped by two men

The police has arrested two people in this connection.

03 Mar 2017 2:46 AM

Can Pocso shield adults with mental disability?

The Pocso Act is a special act to protect children from offences of sexual assault.

03 Mar 2017 1:57 AM

Delhi: Man jailed for 15 years for sexually assaulting toddler

The man denied the allegations and claimed that he had given a loan to the girl's parents and when he demanded it back, they implicated him.

26 Feb 2017 10:02 AM

Delhi man held while trying to kidnap 4-year-old girl

The girl's mother raised alarm when she saw the accused, allegedly in an inebriated state, running away carrying her daughter in his arms.

07 Feb 2017 9:32 AM

Bombay HC pulls Special Court for not following stay order

The high court observed that POSCO had not observed the cardinal principle of jurisprudence.

14 Jan 2017 3:09 AM


Boy arrested for molesting minor girl, 6, in Kalva

The police has arrested the accused and booked him under IPC Section 354 for molestation.

04 Jan 2017 2:53 AM

Minor raped in Nerul school

Police suspended, principal detained for shielding ‘rapist’ teacher.

14 Dec 2016 6:34 AM

Mumbai Police yet to upload FIRs on websites

The Supreme Court had asked all police stations to upload copies of first information reports (FIRs) on their respective websites.

04 Dec 2016 6:11 AM

Labourer rapes minor girl, leaves her critically injured

The police said that they apprehended the man since they found blood stains on his shirt.

23 Nov 2016 3:13 AM