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Unicef condemns prison abuse of minors in Georgia


September 21st, 2012 - 4:02 am ICT by IANS
Tbilisi, Sep 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Unicef has condemned the human rights violations against juveniles in Georgia's prisons, after videos were shown on two Georgian TV networks that portrayed prison ... Read more...

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Lock up spies but release fishermen, says Pakistani daily


June 30th, 2012 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 30 (IANS) Spies should be locked up but Pakistan and India must think about how "we treat those fishermen unwary or unlucky enough to cross the invisible line", ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan frees 311 Indian prisoners


June 27th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 27 (IANS) Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh's fate may have plunged into further uncertainity, but India still has some reason to cheer. Pakistan Wednesday freed 311 Indian ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan to release 23 jailed Indian juveniles


June 14th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 14 (IANS) A total of 23 Indian juvenile prisoners lodged in Sindh province's jails in Pakistan will be released soon, according to a provincial minister.Sindh Law and Prisons ... Read more...

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Italian Marines shifted to reformatory in Kochi


May 25th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kollam (Kerala), May 25 (IANS) The two jailed Italian Marines in Kerala who were put up at the Trivandrum Central Prison since February have been shifted to a Borstal School ... Read more...

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90 whales stranded on New Zealand beach


January 23rd, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Jan 23 (IANS) A pod of about 90 pilot whales has grounded itself on a beach in New Zealand's South Island in the latest of a series of whale ... Read more...

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Cockatoos under threat of extinction


January 5th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Black cockatoos, once numbering in tens of thousands and believed to "fly and call when rain is on the way", could become extinct within 50 years. ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

‘West Bengal lags in juvenile justice’


November 12th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 12 (IANS) Observing that West Bengal lagged behind others in juvenile justice, a Calcutta High Court judge Saturday stressed on the need for spreading awareness on the issue ... Read more...

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World population will be 7 billion Oct 31


October 27th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hanoi, Oct 27 (IANS) The world population is about to reach seven billion in the next few days, a UN agency's report has revealed.The UN Population Fund (UNFPA), whose work ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

One killed over Rs.2,500


October 25th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) A 22-year-old man was stabbed to death by three juveniles over Rs.2,500, police said Tuesday.The accused, two of whom are brothers, have been arrested. ... Read more...

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Finnish firm targets India with device for diabetic juveniles


September 19th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Sep 19 (IANS) A Finnish company is developing a new device to test glucose levels and hopes kids and juveniles in India, often called the diabetes capital of the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

IGNOU to offer diploma in child rights


September 15th, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Thursday said it will launch a diploma course on child rights, child protection and juvenile justice. "There is ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha nod for amendments to juvenile law


August 19th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) An amendment to the juvenile justice law seeking to stop discrimination against children suffering from serious diseases such as tuberculosis, leprosy and sexually transmitted ailments, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Juvenile centre’s six inmates escape, staff removed


July 28th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 28 (IANS) The entire staff of a juvenile detention centre in Rajasthan's capital Jaipur was removed and the caretaker suspended after six inmates thrashed a guard and escaped, ... Read more...

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Drug-related crimes rising in China


June 22nd, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 22 (IANS) China is witnessing drug-related crimes turning commonplace on the mainland with a rising number of addicts resorting to robbery and other violent crimes for obtaining drugs, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Court extends Delhi drug kingpin’s interim bail


June 13th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday extended till this month-end the interim bail of alleged drug kingpin Sharafat Sheikh thus allowing him to remain out of ... Read more...

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Kashmir’s Juvenile Justice Act to be amended: Omar


April 21st, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 21 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir will bring its Juvenile Justice Act at par with the national act to push the process of reforms in this area, Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Neanderthal burial ground suggests they practiced funeral rituals


April 21st, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): The discovery of a possible Neanderthal burial ground has suggested that they practiced funeral rituals and possessed symbolic long before modern humans.According to a Quaternary International paper, evidence ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Five held for sodomising, killing 16-year-old


April 13th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Five people, including three juvenilles, were arrested for sodomising and killing a Class 7 student in the national capital, police said Wednesday."Yunus, 25, Mukesh, 20, ... Read more...

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Gujarat launches scheme for juvenile delinquents’ welfare


April 5th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 5 (IANS) The Gujarat government has launched a new rehabilitation scheme for minor delinquents following a court's suggestion to refine the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Woman assaulted, raped by neighbour


April 3rd, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) A woman has alleged she was assaulted and raped following an altercation with her neighbours in east Delhi Sunday, police said, adding that a case ... Read more...

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Jailed as juvenile, man awarded Rs.5 lakh compensation


April 1st, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday directed the Delhi government to pay a compensation of Rs.5 lakh to a man who was jailed for eight years ... Read more...

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Three school student held for murder


March 15th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Three school students, who used to hold-up and rob people at knifepoint, have been arrested for stabbing a man to death when he resisted their ... Read more...

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Man, five minors held for stealing rickshaws


March 8th, 2011 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The Delhi Police have arrested a man and five boys for stealing more than 50 cycle rickshaws in different parts of the capital, police said ... Read more...

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Four juveniles held for murder


February 28th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Four juveniles were arrested for allegedly thrashing a 14-year-old government school boy to death here, police said Monday."Prashant Singh, a Class 8 student at the Government Boys' ... Read more...

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Delhi, Haryana asked to give Mirchpur witnesses security (Lead)


February 15th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday asked the Delhi and Haryana governments to provide security and travel facilities to the witnesses of the Mirchpur violence case till their ... Read more...

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New York Senator wants to ban drugs sold as ‘bath salts’


January 31st, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York senator Charles Schumer, is leading a campaign to have the synthetic drug which is often sold as bath salt banned.The availability of the drug ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Maoist girl trainee surrenders in Orissa


December 29th, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by ANI
By Sarada LahangirRaygada (Orissa), Dec.29 (ANI): A twelve-year-old juvenile girl Maoist trainee surrendered before the police in Orissa on Wednesday.Interacting with mediapersons here, Anup Krishna, Superintendent of Police said the girl Rajani ... Read more...

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Delhi University student rape: 2 accused are juveniles


November 12th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Two of the four accused in the alleged gangrape of a 19-year-old Delhi University student are said to be juveniles and are still on the run, a ... Read more...

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Fury over Amazon sale of e-book ‘Pedophile’s Guide to Love and Pleasure’


November 11th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): Consumers have called for online retail giant Amazon to be boycotted for selling an e-book entitled 'The Pedophile's Guide to Love and Pleasure'.According to product details on ... Read more...

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Wolf nannies shorten male pups’ sex lives: Study


October 24th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A new study has revealed that non-breeding wolves that help raise pups ultimately shorten the sex lives of the male pups when they grow up."The negative impact to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vultures use ‘face flushing’ for instant status updates


October 7th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): While humans use social networking sites to instantly update their 'status', vultures use 'face flushing' technique to do the same when interacting with peers and rivals, according to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Four Juveniles Involved In A Grisly Hate Crime In New York To Be Sentenced Today


August 25th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 25, 2010 (Just Flashed): Four juveniles of New York had confessed that they were components of a bunch of hooligans that victimized Hispanics to satisfy its brutal lust. These four ... Read more...

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ACHR seeks more compensation from NHRC for Mizo juvenile detainee’s death


August 23rd, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug. 23 (ANI): The Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) has described the compensation amount of Rs.300,000 awarded by the National Human Rights Commission to the next of kin of ... Read more...

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High CO2 levels put oysters in trouble


August 6th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 06 (ANI): A new research has found that oysters may be in serious trouble due to high level of carbon dioxide, caused by human behaviour.Inna Sokolova, associate professor of biology ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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