‘Crimes against children: Time to break conspiracy of silence’

‘Crimes against children: Time to break conspiracy of silence’

New Delhi, July 27 ((Crime News):) A three-year-old boy was kicked and assaulted by her tutor in Kolkata, a six-year-old girl was raped by her skating teacher in Bangalore, blind children were caned in Hyderabad while from

After women, Delhi is the most unsafe for children (IANS Special)

After women, Delhi is the most unsafe for children (IANS Special)

...veryday, official data has revealed. The capital is followed by Mumbai, where crimes are committed against three children daily. Srinagar is the city safest for children, as per available data. According to comprehensive data from

More school children dying in road accidents in India

More school children dying in road accidents in India

...ubious distinction of having one of the worst road accident records in the world, but that these are taking more and more young lives, particularly of school children. Road accidents have left nearly

French teacher stabbed to death by student’s mother

French teacher stabbed to death by student’s mother

Paris, July 4 ((Crime News):) A 34-year-old teacher in France was stabbed to death Friday by one of her students’ mother while all pupils were present in the classroom, police said. The incident took place

Teacher held for roughing up minor student in Bengal

Teacher held for roughing up minor student in Bengal

Kolkata, July 25 ((Crime News):) A school teacher in West Bengal’s Howrah district was detained Friday for allegedly thrashing a class 8 student caught talking during class, even as several incidents of corporal punishment were reported from

Tamil Nadu school fire: Life term for owner, jail for nine others

Tamil Nadu school fire: Life term for owner, jail for nine others

...n prison. Nine people were sentenced to varied terms in jail, while 11 others were acquitted. The eight school and government officials were jailed for five years and an engineer for two years. The

Bengal mob protests with body of teacher who died in UP jail

Bengal mob protests with body of teacher who died in UP jail

...2 ((Crime News):) A mob comprising a few hundred people Tuesday staged a demonstration with the body of a school teacher outside a police station here in northern West Bengal claiming that the man was murdered in

Children’s testimonies confirm sexual abuse in Mexican shelter

Children’s testimonies confirm sexual abuse in Mexican shelter

Mexico City, July 17 ((Crime News):/EFE) Testimonies by 12 of the 500 children rescued from a vermin-infested shelter in the western Mexican state of Michoacan have confirmed reports that they suffered sexual, physical and psychological abuse, the

Bengal teacher’s second autopsy done; mob blocks national highway

Bengal teacher’s second autopsy done; mob blocks national highway

Siliguri, July 23 ((Crime News):) A fresh autopsy of a West Bengal school teacher who died in judicial custody in Uttar Pradesh was conducted Wednesday, as demonstrators carrying his body blocked the national highway and fought pitched

Tribal woman killed in front of her children in Meghalaya

Tribal woman killed in front of her children in Meghalaya

...age when two of the five GNLA rebels’ armed with AK rifles fired at the woman’s head in front of her children. “It is one of the most gruesome and inhuman cold blooded murder… they used