Children Getting Sexually Exploited in the Dark Web

According to a survey conducted by the National Centre of Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC), a United States based commission, around 2.4 million children online sexual abuse cases were reported in India last year, out of which 80 percent of them were girls under the age of 14. Justice Girish Chandra Gupta said that in June 2016, […]

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Increase in Sexual Harassment in Remote Areas

Instead of calling it sexual harassment, ‘eve-teasing’ is used to describe most scenarios of this traumatic experience. By Praveena Parthiban Bangalore, Jan. 23, 2019. There has been an increase in the number of incidents reported of sexual harassment of girls who walk on roads alone, particularly in the remote areas of Bangalore. According to the […]

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Journalists Killed in the World

UNESCO reveals the dangers of journalism. By Surbhi Jain Bengaluru, Nov. 23, 2018. According to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s Director General’s report, on the safety of journalists and the danger of impunity, regarding the killings of journalists between January 2016 and to December 2017, 182 journalists were killed. 1010 journalists killed […]

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Vehicular Theft Cases Increase in Bytarayanapura

Thefts mostly happen between Deepanjali metro line and Mysuru Road metro line. By Aiswarya Sriram Bangalore, Nov. 23, 2018. Byatarayanapura police station has seen an increase in Vehicular theft cases. In  January 2018, 10  cases were registered and in July, 17 cases were registered. The average theft has remained around 13 vehicles every month. Prabhu […]

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Syed Irfan was Receiving Threats before Being Killed

“He had a lot of enemies,” said his brother Syed Mubarak Bangalore, Nov. 21, 2018: The 29-year old bodybuilder and businessman who was brutally murdered yesterday had been receiving threat calls. Speaking to The Softcopy newspaper, the brother of the deceased Syed Mubarak said: “My brother confided that he had been receiving threatening calls for […]

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Bengaluru Buses Causing Fewer Accidents

50 percent decrease in road accidents caused by Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation BMTC buses. Bengaluru, Nov. 21, 2018. Accident ratio has decreased of Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) this year as compared to the previous last two years, according to the data of the department. Heavy traffic in peak hours of the day and narrow […]

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Vehicular Offences Increased at KSR Railway Station

The fine amount collected up to July this year amounts to Rs. 2, 85,500 Bangalore, Nov. 21, 2018. Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna (KSR), previously known as Bengaluru City Railway Station, has seen an increase of about 45 percent on an average per month in vehicular offences under The Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 or IMV Act, this […]

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