Crime against minors: News

23 Apr 2023

West Bengal

Bengal: Fresh violence erupts over minor girl's alleged rape, murder

Fresh clashes between residents and the police have reportedly erupted in North Dinajpur's Kaliaganj village in West Bengal following the alleged rape and murder of a minor girl.

31 Jan 2023


Kerala: Man gets 3 life-terms for raping, impregnating minor daughter

A Kerala court on Monday sentenced a man to three life terms for repeatedly raping his minor daughter and impregnating her, PTI reported.

30 Sep 2022


Rajasthan: Minor gang-raped in Alwar, 8 accused on the run

In a heart-wrenching incident, a minor girl was raped by eight men in the Alwar district of Rajasthan, reports said on Friday.

14 Sep 2022

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal bus driver's home demolished after alleged rape of 3-year-old

Civic authorities in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday demolished the house of a bus driver who allegedly raped a three-and-a-half-year-old girl in Bhopal.

01 Sep 2022

Section 375

#NewsBytesExplainer: What's digital rape for which Noida man is convicted?

In a first-of-its-kind conviction, a 65-year-old man in Noida was convicted for 'digital rape' this week.

19 Aug 2022


Mumbai shocker: Woman gets 3 men to rape 11-year-old

A minor in Mumbai was raped by three men earlier this week allegedly on the behest of her 21-year-old female friend.

28 Jun 2022


Gurugram: Minor girl raped in hotel after offering bike ride

A 15-year-old girl in Gurugram was allegedly raped by an acquaintance who offered her a ride on his bike and took her to a hotel instead, the police said.

08 Jun 2022


AIMIM MLA's son named as accused in Hyderabad gang-rape case

The minor son of an All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) MLA has been named as the accused in the gang-rape case that happened in upmarket Jubilee Hills of Hyderabad City on May 28.

06 Jun 2022

Madhya Pradesh

Indore: Poverty forces minor rape survivor to kill her baby

In a shocking incident, a minor rape survivor from Madhya Pradesh's Indore killed her two-month-old baby after she failed to look after the child due to poverty, the police said.

03 Jun 2022


Hyderabad: 5 minors booked for raping teen girl

The Hyderabad Police has registered a case against five minors, including an MLA's son, for the alleged gang rape of a teenage girl last week.

17 May 2022

Sexual Assault

'Doctor Strange' actor Zara Phythian convicted of child sex abuse

Zara Phythian, one of the cast members of the 2016 Marvel Cinematic Universe film Doctor Strange, has been sentenced to eight years in jail.

06 Apr 2022

Uttar Pradesh

HIV+ woman arrested for raping minor nephew due to 'jealousy'

A 23-year-old HIV+ woman was arrested in Uttarakhand's Dehradun for allegedly sexually assaulting her 15-year-old nephew in order to infect him with the virus.

15 Feb 2022


Rajasthan: 10-year-old sees mother in intimate position with 14-year-old; murdered

A 24-year-old woman was arrested and a 14-year-old boy was detained in connection with the murder of the 10-year-old son of the woman in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer district.

03 Feb 2022


Mother drops 3-year-old into bear enclosure; video goes viral

In a horrific incident, a mother dropped her three-year-daughter into a bear pit at a zoo in Uzbekistan.

31 Jan 2022


UP: Doctor's son kidnapped, murdered by employees he sacked

The police in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr on Sunday recovered the body of an eight-year-old son of a doctor who was reported missing for two days.