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Two girls sexually assaulted in Tamil Nadu

Two girls sexually assaulted in Tamil Nadu

Chennai, June 12 ((Cnews)) Two schoolgirls living in a hostel were sexually assaulted in Tamil Nadu’s Pollachi town, a police official said Thursday. “We are on the lookout for a person who attempted to rape

Girls below 18 victims in most Delhi rapes

Girls below 18 victims in most Delhi rapes

...been the victims in most of the rape cases in the national capital and the majority of such cases have happened in residences or involved friends and acquaintances, says a study by Delhi Police. The

Six girls rescued from Agra brothel

Six girls rescued from Agra brothel

...police official Manisha Singh said. The red light area comprises Maal Ka Bazar, Seo Ka Bazar and Kashmiri Bazar in the heart of the city. Agra has been the transit point of flesh traders from

Fake army major who duped girls for marriage held

Fake army major who duped girls for marriage held

New Delhi, June 17 ((Cnews)) A man, posing as a major in the Indian Army, was arrested for duping more than five girls on the pretext of marriage, police said Tuesday. Kislay Thakur, 38, resident

West, African countries agree to eliminate Boko Haram

West, African countries agree to eliminate Boko Haram

...urs were committed to strengthening their cooperation among regional countries to bring home the abducted school girls and defeat Boko Haram. Boko Haram, a violent militant group seeking enforcement of the Islamic Sharia law in the

Himachal tragedy shattered many young dreams

Himachal tragedy shattered many young dreams

...s son alive were shattered when he found his body among the five recovered from Beas river Monday. According to information reaching here, 24 students including six girls were washed away in the river in Mandi

More women personnel in Delhi police now

More women personnel in Delhi police now

...Commissioner Bhim Sain Bassi said here Saturday. “There was an extreme shortage of women police officers in Delhi Police. After the Dec 16 gang rape case the necessity of inducting more and more women personnel

SIT begins probe of Badaun rape, murder case

SIT begins probe of Badaun rape, murder case

Lucknow, June 6 ((Cnews)) A special investigation team (SIT) of police in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district has begun probing the gang-rape and murder of two minor girls, both sisters, that led to a nationwide outcry, a police

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...he Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan after 2011 is not clear,” asked Venkatesh Nayak, programme coordinator, Access to Information Programme, Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative. Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan, a sanitation campaign backed by the government, says on its website

Rape victims need more respect than sympathy: Harsh Vardhan

Rape victims need more respect than sympathy: Harsh Vardhan

...actor Aamir Khan were present on the occasion. The health minister said a battered woman’s greatest agony in Indian system often begins in the police station or in the hospital because of callousness and insensitivity on