January 20, 2020 1:25 am
According to the police, the boy’s parents had approached them on Saturday night with a missing person complaint. The parents had stated that their child had gone missing from their residence on Saturday afternoon and was nowhere to be found.
January 18, 2020 5:56 pm
The quantum of sentence in the case will be announced on January 30.
October 22, 2019 1:39 pm
Justice S Vaidyanathan said, "in cases of rape victims, the court has to believe what is reported by the child. There are misconceptions that children lie. Such myths should not affect the manner in which the Court responds to cases of child sexual abuse."
August 02, 2019 11:03 am
Girl was alone in the house, suspect entered claiming to be a delivery boy
June 08, 2019 12:07 pm
According to police, the accused (name withheld to protect the identity of a minor victim) had a total of four previous cases pending against him — filed under various IPC sections, including 376 (rape), 354 (assault with intention to outrage modesty of a woman) and 363 (kidnapping).
April 23, 2018 3:36 pm
A series of rape cases of minors have rocked the state in the past two weeks. A six-year-old girl was raped and strangulated on a school campus in Cuttack district two days ago.
April 15, 2018 4:01 pm
"We will never ever let another child suffer in this way. We will bring a new law that will make the death penalty mandatory for those who rape minors," Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said in a tweet on April 12.
November 29, 2017 8:15 pm
The locals and relatives submitted a memorandum to officials demanding immediate arrest of the accused and said he should be awarded death penalty.
October 24, 2017 7:40 pm
A rape case was registered under IPC section 376 and other relevant sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act and during course of investigation, police nabbed Praveen, the inspector added.
October 04, 2017 6:25 pm
The Delhi High Court upheld the life imprisonment awarded to the man by the trial court in February 2013 for the offences of rape and sodomy.