Crime Against Children
23 Apr 2020
Six-year-old raped in Madhya Pradesh, eyes gouged out, state stunned
While the country is fighting coronavirus through the lockdown, crimes against women and children are continuing abated.
02 Mar 2020
UP: Frustrated with husband, woman beats 6-month-old daughter to death
In a shocking incident, a 25-year-old woman allegedly thrashed her six-month-old daughter to death in the Aligarh district of Uttar Pradesh.
29 Jan 2020
No one said it was crime: French writer on pedophilia
Facing a rape inquiry over his history of pedophilia, French writer Gabriel Matzneff Wednesday said he "regrets" taking trips to Asia to have sex with children.
17 Dec 2019
Inspiring stories of five acid attack survivors to know about
Acid attacks are the most horrendous and gruesome crimes that not only cause physical trauma but emotional and psychological trauma to victims.
06 Dec 2019
Bengal: Man rapes 9-month-old niece on pretext of buying toys
Even as a Hyderabad veterinarian's sensational rape and murder case has placed the issue of women's safety front and center, another shocking rape case has come to the fore.
23 Nov 2019
Woman murders her three sons; feared they would become abusers
A woman in Ohio, United States, pleaded guilty to murdering her three sons on Tuesday and has been sentenced to 37 years in prison.
07 Nov 2019
Gujarat-shocker: Two blind teachers rape minor blind girl for months
In a gruesome incident reported from Gujarat, a minor girl alleged that she was repeatedly raped by two blind teachers of a special school in Ambaji.
31 Oct 2019
Kolkata: Six men sexually abuse minor boy for an hour
In a gruesome incident, a 17-year-old boy was allegedly sexually abused by six men in Kolkata, police said on Wednesday. The minor was assaulted in a moving car and then pushed out of the vehicle.
02 Oct 2019
J&K: 144 minors, including 9-year-olds, were detained since August
As many as 144 minors were detained between August 5 and September 23, the Juvenile Justice Committee of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court told the Supreme Court on Tuesday. They were detained for stone-pelting, rioting, and damaging property.
01 Oct 2019
Mumbai woman kills 2-year-old granddaughter for 'causing' domestic fights
In a shocking incident, a 50-year-old woman confessed to throwing her two-year-old granddaughter from the sixth floor flat in Malad (East), Mumbai, on Saturday.
15 Sep 2019
Indian electrician jailed for molesting 5-year-old boy in Dubai
A 33-year-old Indian man has been sentenced to six months in prison for molesting a five-year-old boy in a sharing villa in Dubai.
07 Sep 2019
Goa swimming coach arrested for raping teen training under him
On Friday, Goa Police arrested swimming coach Surajit Ganguly in New Delhi for raping a 15-year-old girl training under him.
01 Aug 2019
Jamshedpur shocker: Father of three kidnapped, raped and beheaded 3-year-old
In a gruesome incident which has sent shock waves through Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, a three-year-old was kidnapped, raped and beheaded by a man identified as Rinku Sahu.
22 Jul 2019
Uttarakhand: No girl born in 3 months in 132 villages
While the Central government has been promoting the Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao scheme, it seems Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district doesn't even have the first half down.
17 Jul 2019
Suspect in American scientist's murder confesses to rape
In a major development, Greek police have solved the murder mystery of US scientist Suzanne Eaton, who was found dead in Greece earlier this month, as a 27-year-old local farmer confessed to raping and murdering her.
10 Jul 2019
Kolkata: Tuition teacher raped class-X student at gunpoint for months
For the last nine months, a Class-X student of a reputed school in South Kolkata was raped by her tuition teacher.
09 Jul 2019
Jaipur rape accused reveals heinous past crimes; raped 35 children
In the latest development, Rajasthan police, who arrested the accused in the Jaipur rape incident recently, have said the culprit has made hair-raising confessions about his history of sexual crimes.
07 Jul 2019
Jaipur rape accused, a psychopath with history of crime, arrested
Five days after the alleged rape of a seven-year-old girl in Jaipur shook the city, Rajasthan Police have arrested the accused, who has a history of sexual crimes. The accused was arrested from Kota.
06 Jul 2019
Six-year-old undergoes surgery after brutal rape in Dwarka; accused arrested
A 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a six-year-old girl in Dwarka Sector 23, Delhi, the police said on Friday.
05 Jul 2019
Jaipur: Internet remains suspended after violence over rape of 7-year-old
The rape of a seven-year-old in Jaipur, Rajasthan, has left the walled city shook, triggering violence and urging authorities to even suspend internet services in some regions.
03 Jul 2019
Jaipur: Rape of seven-year-old sparks protests, vehicles torched, Internet suspended
In an inhuman act, a seven-year-old was raped in Jaipur on Monday.
02 Jul 2019
Chhattisgarh shocker: Married men raped 15-year-old for over 4 years
A bright student of a Chhattisgarh school failed in Class 9, prompting her principal to conduct a counseling session to understand what was wrong.
30 Jun 2019
UP: Jealous cousins rape Class-VIII student for topping exams
In a horrifying incident, a Class-VIII student was allegedly drugged and gang-raped by four of her cousins on a government school campus in Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh.
29 Jun 2019
US: Islamic teacher sent porn videos to 15-year-old student; arrested
An Islamic teacher in Virginia, who engaged in sexual video conversations with a 15-year-old student, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. He was convicted at a trial in Alexandria federal court earlier this year.
27 Jun 2019
Noida Police to issue red cards to harassers and loiterers
In order to strengthen the anti-Romeo squads for protection of women in the city, Noida Police will now issue 'red cards' as a warning to men, who harass women verbally or non-verbally.
21 Jun 2019
Kanpur: Cleric rapes 15-year-old in Madrassa, claims he 'married' her
Earlier this month, Kanpur police arrested a Madrassa's cleric for allegedly raping a 15-year-old minor.
16 Jun 2019
Uttar Pradesh: Father stabs daughter for refusing to quit studies
As if female education wasn't already a challenge, in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur, a 15-year-old girl has accused her father and brother of trying to kill her as she wanted to continue her studies against their wishes.
11 Jun 2019
UP: Adityanath orders revival of anti-Romeo squads to 'curtail' crime
In the last couple of days, Uttar Pradesh was rocked by at least five cases of crime against minor girls.
19 May 2019
Gang members kill US teen, fearing she would report them
A 14-year-old girl was stripped and beaten to death in gang-related crime in Maryland, United States.
15 May 2019
Yet another minor raped in J&K days after horrific #BandiporaRape
In yet another case of rape of a minor in Jammu & Kashmir, a teenage girl was sexually assaulted by a 20-year-old man in Ganderbal district.
19 Apr 2019
Toddler tortured by mother for being 'disobedient' dies in Kochi
A three-year-old boy, who suffered severe head injury after being allegedly subjected to torture by his mother for being 'disobedient,' died at a private hospital in Kochi, Kerala today, doctors said.
15 Apr 2019
Hyderabad: Women helpers insert stones in 3-year-old girl's private parts
A three-and-half-year-old girl was allegedly sexually abused by two women helpers at a private primary school at Izzatnagar in Madhapur area in Hyderabad, police said yesterday.
10 Apr 2019
5-year-old raped, murdered; accused cousin brother arrested in Ghaziabad
A man was arrested on Monday for allegedly raping and killing his five-year-old cousin sister in Ghaziabad, police said.
05 Apr 2019
This Punjab pediatrician's been fighting female feticide for 25 years
Female feticide is one of the gravest social issues still prevalent in some parts of India.
19 Mar 2019
MP: Brothers and uncle raped, beheaded 12-year-old girl, say police
The rape and murder case of a 12-year-old Dalit girl whose beheaded body was found last week in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district has been solved, said police.
26 Feb 2019
Top Vatican cleric Cardinal George Pell convicted of child sex-crimes
Australia's senior-most Catholic cleric Cardinal George Pell has been found guilty of five counts of child sexual-assault and is set to be jailed.
18 Feb 2019
Thane: Decomposed, chopped body-parts of child found near rail track
Chopped and highly decomposed body parts suspected to be of a child have been found near a railway track in Thane, Maharashtra, police said today.
03 Feb 2019
Now, Delhi Police will have access to Facebook private chats
Joining hands with the Delhi Police, Facebook will now provide details of private chats to the police for sensitive cases, specifically pertaining to crimes against women and children.
30 Jan 2019
Grandfather kills 1-month-old girl born with deformities fearing 'bad luck'
In a gut-wrenching incident, recently a man chopped his 1-month-old granddaughter into pieces as she was born with deformities.
13 Jan 2019
Three arrested for raping 14-year-old girl several times in Thane
Three persons were arrested in Bhiwandi in Maharashtra's Thane district for allegedly raping a teenage girl several times.