October 26, 2020 8:08 am
The Indian Express had reported in January this year about NCMEC reports stating 25,000 cases of child pornography being registered from India. In what was termed ‘operation blackface’, cases were re-registered across the country against such offenders.
February 15, 2020 12:45 pm
The accused, Hridayprasad Patel, had uploaded the video last year. The police, taking suo motu cognizance of the matter, arrested him from his Sakinaka residence.
January 31, 2020 3:38 am
The 15 cases, reported mainly from Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Delhi, include instances where the child faces either a risk to his life or further exploitation.
January 28, 2020 11:44 am
A Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) official told The Indian Express that the reports show Delhi topping the list when it comes to uploading Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM). Maharashtra, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal are the other top states, the official said.
October 17, 2019 9:05 am
An international investigation to uncover users of a dark web child pornography website has led to 337 arrests, authorities have said. People paying with supposedly "anonymous" Bitcoin cryptocurrency were traced.
March 14, 2019 9:06 am
In a superseding indictment unsealed in Brooklyn federal court, prosecutors accused Raniere, founder of the Albany of coercing a child to engage in sexual conduct to produce visual depictions of it, and of possessing child pornography between 2005 and 2018.
August 22, 2018 6:55 am
“A list of 500 key words used in searching such child porn and rape videos has also been compiled and will be shared with the ISPs, including Google, Yahoo, Facebook, WhatsApp and Microsoft,” said an official.
August 13, 2018 3:36 am
The police registered a case following it up with arrests after a man, who was part of the group, uncomfortable with the videos, approached Santacruz-based cyber crime and cyber security expert Ritesh Bhatia.
August 09, 2018 9:22 am
While one of the administrators, a Bhayander-based college student, has been arrested, the police are looking for the other administrator who is based in Tamil Nadu.
June 18, 2018 7:25 pm
Rajnath, who chaired a review meeting of Home Ministry on Monday, directed officials to expedite the launch of proposed online cybercrime reporting portal, which will enable affected people in states/Union territories to lodge complaints with the concerned law enforcement agencies.
June 22, 2020 7:13 pm