Pope Francis pledged Wednesday to rid the Catholic Church of sexual abuse and offered prayers to victims of ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, a day after the Vatican released a detailed report into the...
Villivakkam all-women police have arrested a college lecturer for sexual assault on a 17-year-old girl student on the promise of marriage.
He was arrested for harassing minor girls of class 3 and 5 in the elementary school at Seerkazhi where he teaches.
A Class 10 girl died by suicide in Medavakkam on Friday after alleged sexual abuse by her father. The man was already arrested under Pocso Act following a complaint by her mother.
Kasi was already chargesheeted for usury at the first class Judicial Magistrate Court in Nagercoil, CB-CID gathering evidence on his POCSO related case to file him at the same court.
Yearly figures of sexual abuse are more concerning. 419 cases in 2013 grew thick in the consequent years to 1,055 , 1,546 , 1,585 , 2,052 , 2,410 till the year 2019.