Pocso Act
India  /  Published 18.11.22

K'taka: Man gets death for sodomy

Convict slapped with charges under sections 302 of IPC, life imprisonment under Section 377 of IPC and POCSO Act and slapped fine of Rs. 50,000 ...
By PTI in Bangalore

India  /  Published 15.11.22

Rajasthan: Child rapist jailed for 20 years

POCSO court 1 judge Salim Badar also slapped fine of Rs 50,000 on convict...
By PTI in Kota (Rajasthan)

India  /  Published 14.11.22

POCSO: Delhi HC clarifies

'However, this has to be seen from the facts and circumstances of each case. There might be cases where the survivor of sexual offence, may under pressure or trauma be forced to settle'...
By PTI in Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 14.11.22

Marked off: Challenges in child abuse cases

Karnataka High Court, in a case recently, reportedly mentioned that ground realities should be considered with reference to the age of consent...
By The Editorial Board

News  /  Published 12.11.22

New Town techie held for ‘rape’ of minor domestic help

The man was produced before a court in Barasat that sent him to judicial custody for 14 days...
By A Staff Reporter in Rajarhat


India  /  Published 05.11.22

Non-consensual sex: Delhi LG's take

It will also remove the discrepancy between the POCSO Act, which is applicable to offences against anyone up till 18 years and prevailing provisions of IPC...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 05.11.22

Free legal aid eludes trafficking survivors

A public prosecutor who specialises in trafficking cases said the Pocso Act confirms the right of a survivor to free legal aid...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

India  /  Published 31.10.22

'Teacher supposed to protect students'

The court convicts a maulana of sexually assaulting minor student...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 27.10.22

Man jailed for 'item' girl slur

The court sentenced a man to one-and-a-half years imprisonment for harassing a minor girl and said such 'roadside Romeos' need to be taught a lesson...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 26.10.22

Girl found injured in UP: Man booked for rape

The police said the FIR was registered on Tuesday, after a purported video of the incident surfaced on the internet...
By PTI in Kannauj (UP)


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