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Man claims to be transitioning into a woman, seeks quashing of molestation case; Delhi High Court dismisses plea

December 24, 2019 7:08 pm

Asserting that he has gender dysphoria since childhood and identifying himself as a woman before the court, the accused alleged that the relation between him and the complainant was that of two "sisters", so he could not have molested her.

Delhi: Auto driver held for ‘molesting’ nurse, stealing her phone

December 06, 2019 3:42 am

Police said initial investigation revealed that he tried to allegedly rape the woman after stopping his auto in an isolated location, but she managed to escape and reported the matter to police.

Mumbai: Cop arrested for molesting 12-year-old

October 01, 2019 6:07 am

After the girl narrated the alleged ordeal to her family, they filed a complaint with the police. The accused was booked under the POCSO Act and is in judicial custody. 

Tennis Academy Molestation Case: 5 juveniles move plea for anticipatory bail

September 05, 2019 1:41 pm

The ADJ has scheduled the matter on September 7, as a PIL related to the molestation case in the Supreme Court is scheduled for hearing on September 6.

Congress MLA, Panaji mayor among 3 booked for molesting woman

June 01, 2019 12:22 pm

"In her complaint lodged late last night, the woman also alleged that all the accused threatened to kill her,"Panaji police sub inspector Arun Abhay Gawas Desai said.

Mumbai: Yoga teacher arrested for ‘molesting’ ex-student

March 15, 2019 3:00 am

According to the complaint filed by the woman, when the yoga teacher started taking an interest in her personal life and urged her to leave her husband and live with him, she decided to discontinue her classes and joined another yoga class recently.

Gurgaon: ‘Minor girl molested by sweeper at school toilet’

February 22, 2019 1:06 am

“When the child’s mother went to pick her up from school on Monday, the three-year-old pointed to the accused and said he was a bad man," the police said.

Thane: 61-year-old held for stalking, molestation

February 06, 2019 1:45 am

On Monday, when the victim was walking home, the man allegedly touched her inappropriately. “The victim hit him with a tiffinbox but he fled,” the officer said.

Shahjahanpur: Teacher accused of ‘molestation’, probe ordered

January 06, 2019 3:09 am

A team, comprising the district Basic Shiksha Adhikari (BSA) who also holds the additional charge of District Inspector of Schools (DIOS) and the tehsildar, has been asked to conduct an inquiry into the allegations and submit a report in three days.

NHRC notice to govt over molestation of 14-year-old patient in Thane hospital

December 28, 2018 1:57 am

Police said that the girl, who was suffering from a neurological disorder, was alone for the day as her parents had to go to work.


Jadavpur University students hold march, demand VC's resignation, fresh probe

September 20, 2014 8:27 pm

Thousands of students marched through the streets of the city demanding an impartial probe into the alleged police lathicharge on students of Jadavpur University (JU) along with the resignation of the varsity's vice-chancellor.


How safe children are in India: News in Numbers

August 10, 2018 1:26 pm

Crimes against children have increased by 14% in India from 2014 to 2016. Take a look in today’s News in Numbers.

Sarfaraz Alam has been arrested, interrogation underway- AS Thakur

January 24, 2016 5:13 pm

Patna, Jan 24 (ANI): District Superintendent of Police A.S. Thakur on Sunday said that Janata Dal (United) MLA Sarfaraz Alam has been arrested and interrogation is underway. Meanwhile, maintaining his stand, arrested Sarfaraz Alam today said the charges of molestation that have been made against him are completely false and baseless. According to the complaint, the incident occurred on January 17 when Alam allegedly misbehaved with the couple on board the train. An FIR was registered against him with GRP Patna the next day. The MLA was allegedly travelling without ticket and was drunk. A footage of the purported incident was also aired by the media.

Take action against Sarfaraz, if there are evidences: Lalu Yadav

January 22, 2016 10:54 am

Patna, Jan 22 (ANI): Commenting on the Janata Dal-United MLA Sarfaraz Alam's molestation case, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Friday said in his view, there should be quick action against Sarfaraz, if there is any evidence. He added that now the JDU has to decide how they want to proceed in this matter.

Sarfaraz Alam should be thrown in jail: Tej Pratap Yadav

January 22, 2016 8:24 am

Patna, Jan 22 (ANI): Commenting on the molestation case against Janata Dal-United (JDU) MLA Sarfaraz Alam, Bihar's Health Minister Tej Pratap Yadav on Friday said he should be thrown in jail. An FIR was registered against Alam for misbehaving with a woman passenger on the Guwahati-Rajdhani Express on Sunday night.The case was filed at GRP police station in Patna, and Alam has been booked under sections 341, 323, 290, 504 and 354A of the IPC.