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UP: Class 10 Student Dies By Suicide As Classmate Threatens After Molesting

Oct 10, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The police have registered a case under provisions of the POCSO Act and IPC sections 306 (abetment to suicide), 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty), 452 (house-trespass after preparation for hurt, assault or wrongful restraint) among others

8 Charged Under POCSO For Parading Naked Minor Girl To Please Rain God

Sep 10, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

After the video clips went viral , a criminal case has been filed against 8 people, including 6 women in a village in Madhya Pradesh's Damoh district. NCPCR also took cognizance of the matter.


Rahul Gandhi Faces Flak From Child Rights Body For Sharing Pic Of Minor Rape Victim's Family

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights has asked Twitter to take action against Rahul Gandhi's handle for sharing the photo saying it violates the Juvenile Justice and POCSO Acts.

Girl Abducted And Raped For Five Days In Uttar Pradesh's Amethi

Jul 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The girl's family reported that she was abducted on July 9 after she stepped outside to fill water from a hand pump near her house.


Man Given Death Sentence For Raping 10-Year-Old, 'Record Time' Judgement In Three And A Half Months

Additional Government Counsel Ajumed Singh Chauhan said the offence was committed on December 14, 2020, when Neeraj had lured the girl to a desolate place in his village and raped her.

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01 April, 2021

3-Year-Old Girl Playing Near Her Home Raped In Raipur, Accused On The Run

Outlook Web Bureau

The incident took place on Monday afternoon in Dharsiwa police station limits, located on the outskirts of capital Raipur.


12 March, 2021

Couple In Their Eighties Get 10 Years For Sexually Assaulting 4-Year-Old Girl

Outlook Web Bureau

The incident occurred eight years ago after the couple called the minor to their residence and committed the crime.


16 February, 2021

Patna School Principal Sentenced To Death For Raping 11-Year-Old Student

Outlook Web Bureau

The case came to light in September, 2018 when the victim, all of 11 years, was found to be pregnant upon being taken to a doctor by her parents who got worried over her frequent bouts of illness.


13 February, 2021

Bombay HC Judge's New Tenure Reduced To 1 Year After Her Controversial Verdict On Groping

Outlook Web Bureau

Justice Pushpa Ganediwala had earlier ruled that groping without 'skin-to-skin' does not qualify as sexual assault


05 February, 2021

Touching Child's Cheek Without Sexual Intent Not Offence: POCSO Court

Outlook Web Bureau

A special POCSO court on Tuesday acquitted a 28-year-old technician who was previously accused of molesting a 5-year-old's mother.


30 January, 2021

Minor Girl Gets Pregnant After Shopkeeper, Son Rape Her In UP's Ballia

Outlook Web Bureau

The incident came to light after the girl's family took her to a doctor on Thursday when she was not feeling well and came to know that she was three months' pregnant


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27 January, 2021

SC Stays Bombay HC Order Which Held 'Skin-To-Skin Contact' Necessary For Sexual Assault Under POCSO

Outlook Web Bureau

The top court also issued notice to Maharashtra government and permitted the AG to file an appeal against the January 19 verdict.


25 January, 2021

National Commission For Women Will Challenge Bombay HC Judgment On Sexual Assault

Outlook Web Bureau

The Nagpur bench judgement will not only have a cascading effect on various provisions involving safety and security of women in general: NCW chairperson


24 January, 2021

Groping 'Without Skin-To-Skin Contact' Does Not Qualify As Sexual Assault: Bombay HC

Outlook Web Bureau

The Bombay High Court was hearing the plea of the accused, who was sentenced to jail for sexually assaulting a minor girl.


28 December, 2020

Man Gets 10-Year Imprisonment For Sexually Assaulting Girl

PTI

POCSO Act court judge SR Pahade also imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 on the convict, Gitesh alias Pintya Baban Bansode, after finding him guilty


24 December, 2020

4-Year-Old Playing Inside Parked Bus Raped By Driver, Left To Die Inside Gunny Bag

Outlook Web Bureau

The victim, a slum-resident was playing with her friends inside the bus that was parked nearby.


21 December, 2020

5-Year-Old Girl Raped, Killed By Neighbour In Haryana's Jhajjar District

PTI

The 30-year-old man, who has a criminal background, kidnapped the girl from her house at night and took her to his residence where he allegedly raped and then killed her


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16 December, 2020

Headmaster Detained Under POCSO Act For Sexually Assaulting Minor Girl Students

PTI

He had also been thrashed by parents of some girls.


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Union Home Minister Amit Shah visits the residence of martyr J&K Police, Inspector Parvez Ahmed who was killed by terrorists last month, and met his wife Fatima Akhter in Nowgam. HM has given government job to...

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Female candidates arrive to appear in RSMSSB Patwari Exam 2021, at M.S. College in Bikaner.

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A woman holds an umbrella cross a street during heavy rain in Jammu.

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BJP workers protest for demanding the cancellation of the upcoming T20 cricket match between India vs Pakistan, in Patna.

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ISKCON followers participate in a peaceful prayer vigil to protest against the alleged attack on the ISKCON temple in Bangladesh and demanding justice for Hindus and Minorities, outside ISKCON temple in Kolkata.

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