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In Rahul Gandhi's POCSO case, Delhi HC seeks child panel's reply

Delhi high court asked NCPCR to respond on a case against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi over his alleged tweet in 2021 that revealed the identity of a rape and murder victim and her family.

A petition was filed against Rahul Gandhi in 2021 for allegedly revealing identity of a rape victim on Twitter.(HT)
Published on Mar 24, 2023 09:05 PM IST
BySnehashish Roy

Teacher booked for taking obscene footages of student, sharing online

A complaint has been registered at the Pakdi police station following a complaint by her father.

The teacher is also the owner of coaching institute.(File)
Published on Mar 16, 2023 12:01 PM IST

MP: Teacher held for obscene acts with schoolgirls in Narmadapuram

The teacher, who is posted at the Government Middle School in Isharpur village, has been held under provisions of the Indian Penal Code and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

Representational image.
Published on Feb 25, 2023 10:47 PM IST

Samsung UK VP says he didn't give his daughter a smartphone till she turned 11

Samsung mobile business's vice-president for the United Kingdom and Ireland, James Kitto said, “I personally wouldn't have given her one early.” However, children in India are among the youngest to reach mobile maturity and report among the highest exposure to online risks

Smartphones usage among children can be detrimental to their sound growth.(Photo by Tim Gouw on Unsplash)
Published on Feb 04, 2023 04:35 PM IST
By | Edited by Aryan Prakash

Those who marry girls under 14 to be booked under Pocso: Assam CM

The decision was taken after the National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5) carried out in 2019-20 showed that percentage of women aged between 20-24 years married before the legal age of 18 years in the northeastern state was 31.8%, higher than the national figure of 23.3%.

Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma addresses a press conference, in Guwahati. (PTI)
Updated on Jan 24, 2023 01:10 PM IST
By, Guwahati
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