Protection Of Children From Sexual Offences Act
Jharkhand  /  Published 29.06.20

Bus overturns in Ramgarh

Eighteen people were caught without wearing masks by police on Hazaribagh district collectorate campus on Monday. The police deployed at the three gates of the collectorate led by Sadar subdivisional ...
By Our Bureau in

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.04.20

3 held for Deoghar rape and murder

Deoghar police on Saturday arrested three of the four men accused of raping and killing a 15-year-old-girl on Wednesday in the forests of Saria village in the district, some 272km from state capital R...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Deoghar

Opinion  /  Published 04.03.20

POCSO convictions: Time to plug gaps

According to data compiled by the National Crime Records Bureau, 39,827 cases were reported under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act in 2018, an 18 per cent jump over the previous yea...
By Hanif Qureshi and R. Rochin Chandra in

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.02.20

Life term in Bariatu rape

The Pocso court of the capital on Saturday awarded life imprisonment to the two convicts of gang-rape, Sarfaraz Ansari, 27, and Khursid Ansari, 25, and imposed fines of Rs 85,000 on each.The special j...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 20.01.20

Rs 6 crore for victims

Altogether 235 people, including 183 females, have been compensated for various crimes under the Mizoram Victims of Crime Compensation Scheme, 2011 which was launched in 2012.According to records of t...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

India  /  Published 20.01.20

Bihar shelter home: Brajesh Thakur, 18 others convicted

NGO owner Brajesh Thakur and 18 others were on Monday convicted by a Delhi court for sexual and physical assault on several girls in a Muzaffarpur shelter home.Additional sessions judge Saurabh ...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.12.19

Unnao rape: Sengar gets life sentence

Expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar will remain in jail for his entire life for raping a woman in Unnao in 2017, a Delhi court said on Friday while sentencing him for life.District judge Dharmesh Sh...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.12.19

Justice can never be instant: CJI Bobde

In the backdrop of the Hyderabad rape-murder incident and gunning down of the four accused in an alleged encounter, Chief Justice of India S. A. Bobde on Saturday said justice can never be instant and...
By PTI in Jodhpur

India  /  Published 07.12.19

Mob thrashes Wayalar rape accused

An accused in the Walayar rape and death case of two minor Dalit sisters was on Saturday thrashed by a group of people following an altercation, police said.M. Madhu, the third accused in the case, wh...
By PTI in Palakkad

India  /  Published 06.12.19

Pocso Act convicts should not have right to mercy plea: President

Demonic attacks on women have shaken the conscience of the country, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Friday and advocated that those convicted under the Pocso Act should be deprived of their right to...
By PTI in Mount Abu


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