Monday, 24 January, 2022
TopicChild rape

Topic: Child rape

6-yr-old Hapur rape victim ‘extremely critical’, police release sketches of accused

The incident took place Friday when a man kidnapped the girl from outside her house. She was later found in a nearby field with grievous injuries.

33-year-old murder suspect arrested for rape of 12-year-old girl two days after attack

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said he was 'shaken' by the brutality of the rape, and also announced Rs 10 lakh aid for the girl's family.

Kerala rape convict priest’s plea to marry survivor not new — here are similar cases from past

Robin Vadakkumchery, who was sentenced to 20 years in prison for raping & impregnating a minor girl, has moved Kerala HC, seeking to marry the survivor & take care of the child.

Delhi Police to question 26 boys in ‘Bois Locker Room’ case, suspect more groups are active

Delhi Police is in the process of identifying members of the 'Bios Locker Room' group that was active on Instagram, in which school boys allegedly discussed raping classmates.

Delhi women’s commission wants ‘Bois Locker Room’ probed, sends notice to Instagram, police

'Bois Locker Room' was a private chat group of alleged teen boys on Instagram, where obscene images of underage girls were shared and lewd comments passed.

Minor rape victim’s right to abort outweighs foetus’ right to be born: Rajasthan High Court

A two-judge bench set aside order passed in October last year, when the court held that the foetus had a right to life under Article 21 of the Constitution.

UP police constable taken into custody for ‘molesting’ class 6 girl

Superintendent of Police Anurag Arya said the girl was allegedly molested by the constable when she went to to a neighbourhood shop

Not Collegium, but infrastructural issues affecting judiciary are a concern: Supreme Court

A Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said the ground reality in courts outside of Delhi was stark given shortage of personnel and facilities.

Kashmir’s 3-year-old rape victim still can’t stand, is scared of going to the bathroom

The Kashmir rape accused has been arrested, but the child’s family says it will be a long time before she can play freely like she did before 8 May.

Gujarat has a new worry after migrants flee — lack of security

Among the estimated 50,000 migrants who have fled Gujarat are hundreds of security guards who protected residential colonies, malls, banks.

On Camera

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Liberals mourning India Gate flame must also recall some dark aspects of the colonial Army

The moving of the flame seems, to some, as part of an ongoing extinguishing of the Indian Army’s heritage of secularism, decency and righteousness.

South-East Asia’s SMEs are underperforming. Their ‘digital revolution’ depends on fintech

Digitisation of South-East Asia's economy during the pandemic is uneven. The growth in digital services has favoured individual consumers, not SMEs.

Defence

File photo of Scorpene-class submarine 'INS Vela', at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai | ANI

Kamov choppers, submarine torpedoes among deals defence ministry will review this week

Ministry is reviewing all procurement under the ‘Buy (Global)’ category, under which equipment is bought directly from foreign manufacturers, amid govt's 'Atmanirbhar' push.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.
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