Italian Restaurant

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This Italian Restaurant In New Jersey Bans Children Below 10

A restaurant in New Jersey, the USA, issued a circular banning children below 10-years-old.  The Italian restaurant named T'he Nettie’s House of Spaghetti' in Tinton Falls announced that they will no longer serve children under 10 years of age from March 8. The decision was taken to avoid mess created by kids. "We love kids. We really, truly, do. But lately, it’s been extremely challenging to accommodate children at Nettie’s."

Mon, 13 Feb 2023 - 09:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Restaurant, Minors, Dinning, Italian Cuisine, New Jersey

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Lingayat Seer

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Karnataka Police Issues Look Out Notice To Lingayat Seer In Sexual Assault

The Karnataka Police has issued a lookout notice against Lingayat seer Shivamurthy Murugha Sharanaru, accused in an alleged sexual assault case involving minors. On September 1, Shivamurthy Murugha Sharanaru, the chief pontiff of a prominent Lingayat mutt in Karnataka's Chitradurga was issued notice as a precautionary measure. In addition, the warden of the prominent mutt was also taken into custody for investigation of sexual assault charges… read-more

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 06:53 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Karnataka Police, Lingayat Seer, Sexual Assault, Minors, investigation

Courtesy: India Today


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Hyderabad Gang-Rape Case: Four Minor Accused Released By Juvenile Board

In Hyderabad Gang Rape Case, four of the five minor accused were granted bail. On July 27, the Juvenile Justice Board released the four accused, including the son of a legislator and others from politically influenced families, who were in the juvenile home, in Hyderabad. Notably, in June, five minors, including an adult allegedly gang raped a minor girl in Hyderabad's Jubilee Hills area. While four are… read-more

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 08:20 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Hyderabad, gang rape, released, Granted Bail, Minors

Courtesy: NDTV


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Youth Assaulted, Made To Eat Biscuit Thrown At Ground For Not Using Word 'Bhai'

Police have arrested three people for allegedly assaulting a 20-year-old, in Pimpri-Chinchwad. Recently, a video surfaced on social media in which a person is seen thrashing the victim with a belt and forcing him to eat biscuits thrown on the ground. One of the accused was angry with the victim for calling him by his name and not using the word 'bhai', stated the Wakad police.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 - 08:29 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Crime, Pune, Viral video, Police, Minors

Courtesy: Zee News

Mumbai Rape Case

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Woman Gang-Raped In Mumbai, Two Teens Among Four Arrested

A Mumbai woman was allegedly gang-raped by four people, on January 22. The victim worked with a catering service and was on her way to home from work around 4.30 am, when the incident took place. The woman has lodged a complaint against the four, which includes two minors.  The two minors have been detained, informed the Police.  In addition, a further investigation into the case is underway.

Sun, 23 Jan 2022 - 02:51 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Crime, Mumbai, Woman, Minors, Police

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Suicide in India

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Govt Releases Suicide Data Of Minors In India: Lok Sabha

In India, an average of 31 minors committed suicide every day. On December 14, the Central Government released data saying at least 11,396 minors died by suicide in 2020. "As per available information by (the National Crime Records Bureau), the total number of suicide committed during the last three years were 9,431 in 2018, 9,631 in 2019 and 11,396 in 2020," said Union Minister Ajay Kumar Mishra.

Tue, 14 Dec 2021 - 08:57 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Suicide, Minors, Government of India, lok sabha, Union Minister

Courtesy: The Siasat Daily

A handcuffed man.

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Minors Thrashed, Fed Cow Dung In Telengana For Stealing Mangoes

Two minor boys, aged 13 and 16 years, have been brutally thrashed and fed cow-dung as a punishment for stealing mangoes in Telengana's Mahbubabad district. Reportedly, B Yakku and B Ramulu, guards of the orchard thrashed the boys with sticks and force-fed cow dung as punishment. The boys who claim to have trespassed in search of their missing dog have been admitted to a hospital, while the guards have been arrested by the police.

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 06:52 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: telengana, violence, Minors, thrashed


Bombay Begums

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NCPCR Demands Halt On Streaming Of Netflix's Series 'Bombay Begums'

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights on March 11 issued a notice against Netflix, demanding to halt the streaming of 'Bombay Begums'. The show allegedly depicts children in a wrong manner and regularizes minors gratifying through sex and drug abuse, thereby corrupting young minds while fostering child abuse and exploitation. Seeking an action report within 24 hours, the commission has warned Netflix to face "appropriate… read-more

Fri, 12 Mar 2021 - 02:29 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: NCPCR, Netflix, Netflix India, Streaming, Bombay Begums, Minors, child abuse

Courtesy: Firstpost

Child Labour

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NGO Rescues 61 Child Bonded Labours From Delhi-based Factories

In a raid at two factories in Delhi’s Narela region, the Rescue Foundation with the help of local authorities freed 61 child labours including 13 girls. Aged between 12-17 years, the children were trafficked from Bihar and employed as bonded labourers in a footwear and geyser manufacturing firm.  Moreover, they were forced to work at the factory for Rs 100-150/day. Reportedly, police have filed a case against the owners and sealed the units… read-more

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 07:27 PM / by Sakshi Teresa Emmanuel

Tags: forced labour, Minors, Raid, rescue mission, Factory, Delhi

Courtesy: NDTV

Police Arrests Six People Over 'Illegal' Marriage Of A Minor Girl

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6 Arrested In Hyderabad For Minor Marriage Charges

Six people were arrested in Hyderabad on December 31 for committing themselves in an 'illegal' marriage between a 16-year-old girl and a 57-year-old man. Moreover, the accused groom has been charged for allegedly raping the minor at a lodge. Reportedly, the girl's aunt decided to marry the teenager to the accused instead of repaying loans. The police have informed that the victim's family submitted false documents to the qazi to perform the… read-more

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 04:15 PM / by Archita chakraborty

Tags: Minors, Child Marriage, Hyderabad, rape accused

Courtesy: NDTV