Articles about POSCO

Woman fights to free husband after accusing him of rape

29 Jun 2022

India
Woman fights to free husband after accusing him of rape

A woman from Odisha's Bilaspur village is entangled in a complicated legal web after her statement resulted in a 20-year prison term for her husband.

Kissing, fondling minor boy not unnatural offense: Bombay High Court

15 May 2022

India
Kissing, fondling minor boy not unnatural offense: Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court has declared that kissing on the lips and fondling are not unnatural activities under Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

WB: Minor dies after alleged gang-rape, TMC leader's son held

11 Apr 2022

India
WB: Minor dies after alleged gang-rape, TMC leader's son held

A minor girl in Hanskhali village of West Bengal's Nadia district died after allegedly being gang-raped at a birthday party, PTI reported on Monday.

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

06 Apr 2022

India
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.

9-year-old allegedly gang-raped, killed, and forcibly cremated in Delhi

03 Aug 2021

India
9-year-old allegedly gang-raped, killed, and forcibly cremated in Delhi

A nine-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly gang-raped, killed, and forcibly cremated in national capital Delhi over the weekend.

Tuition teacher arrested for sexually assaulting two students

06 Jul 2021

Delhi
Tuition teacher arrested for sexually assaulting two students

A 30-year-old tuition teacher was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting two of his students, including his niece, in Bawana town located in outer Delhi, the police said on Monday.

Chennai teacher, accused of sexual misconduct by dozens, arrested

25 May 2021

India
Chennai teacher, accused of sexual misconduct by dozens, arrested

G Rajagopalan, 59, a commerce teacher at a top school in Chennai, has been arrested after being accused of sexually harassing over a dozen girl students.

Mumbai: Couple, in their 80s, jailed for sexually abusing child

12 Mar 2021

India
Mumbai: Couple, in their 80s, jailed for sexually abusing child

An 81-year-old woman and her 87-year-old husband have been sentenced by a special court in Mumbai to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment for sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl, who lived in their neighborhood, in 2013.

Haryana: Class-I student attempts to rape classmate; booked under POSCO

02 Sep 2019

India
Haryana: Class-I student attempts to rape classmate; booked under POSCO

In a shocking incident, a student of Class-I has been booked for attempting to rape his classmate in Sirsa, Haryana.

Teacher held for molesting a Class 6 student in Shimla

27 Apr 2018

India
Teacher held for molesting a Class 6 student in Shimla

Shimla Police today booked a school teacher for allegedly molesting a minor girl, studying in Class 6, following a complaint lodged by her.

Raping girls no sin for 'Brahmgyani' like him, believed Asaram

26 Apr 2018

India
Raping girls no sin for 'Brahmgyani' like him, believed Asaram

Asaram believed that sexual exploitation of girls is not a sin for "Brahmgyani" or a highly enlightened person, a prosecution witness had deposed to the court during the trial that ended yesterday in a life-long jail term to the self-styled godman.

Unnao rape: Primary accused BJP MLA sent to 7-day CBI custody

14 Apr 2018

India
Unnao rape: Primary accused BJP MLA sent to 7-day CBI custody

After being arrested by the CBI on Friday, BJP MLA from Bangarmau in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao district, Kuldeep Singh Sengar, was sent to a seven-day CBI custody on Saturday.

Teenager sexually assaulted in New Delhi-Saharanpur train, one arrested

02 Apr 2018

India
Teenager sexually assaulted in New Delhi-Saharanpur train, one arrested

A 16-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by three youths on the New Delhi-Saharanpur passenger train following which one of the assailants has been arrested, the police said on Monday.

Former Karate World Champion to teach self-defense to Meghalaya girls

26 Mar 2018

India
Former Karate World Champion to teach self-defense to Meghalaya girls

Taking a cue from the Delhi Police model of self-defense program for girls, West Khasi Hills (WKH) district authorities in Meghalaya have appointed former Karate World Champion Linza F Syiem to train school girls to fight against sexual harassment.